Gibson stack and United Sound Systems

Gibson smokestack Two Michigan sites with strong ties to the country-western music of Detroit made news during the last few weeks ...

Detroit Rockabilly Reunion on Detroit TV

Live In The D - Detroit's Rockabilly Roots Detroit Channel 4 TV hosted Johnny Powers and Craig Maki to talk about rockabilly music in the D.

Rockabilly reunion at United Sound Systems

Jimmy Kirkland and Dave Morgan by Craig Maki They’re still making history at the legendary United Sound Systems Recording Studios in Detroit. On July 27, 2014, United Sound Systems hosted a gathering of veteran musicians who made rockabilly records within its walls.

United Sound Systems: Universal origins?

Did Detroit's Universal Recording Studios evolve into the legendary United Sound Systems?

We love his style: Johnny Powers

Johnny Powers thumbnail The story of how singer Johnny Powers cut his 1957 signature rockabilly tune "Long Blond Hair" in Detroit.