LEE ROCKER


BIO: Lee Rocker made his mark singing, playing, standing on, spinning and rocking his giant upright bass in the legendary music group The Stray Cats. Grammy-nominated, The Stray Cats have sold nearly 10 mi... (read more...)

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City Winery Chicago Announces Randy Bachman, Shemekia Copeland and More City Winery Chicago Announces Randy Bachman, Shemekia Copeland and More
by TV News Desk - September 11, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Canadian rocker Randy Bachman ('You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet”), a live recording of the hilarious Girls Gotta Eat podcast and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, September 13 at noon. All tickets will be available at c... (more...)
The Get You Releases New Album TAKE COVER Featuring Sheryl Crow, Kacey Musgraves The Get You Releases New Album TAKE COVER Featuring Sheryl Crow, Kacey Musgraves
by TV News Desk - September 05, 2018

For the first time in his 20+ year career as one of music's most in demand drummers, Fred Eltringham, steps away from the kit and up to the mic with his basement band, The Get You, and their debut album, Take Cover (The Noise Company). The Get You reimagines pre-existing songs with an edgy, lo-fi sw... (more...)
Long Beach Legends Lowrider Band, Grammy Nominee Janiva Magness, Highlight New Blues Festival V Long Beach Legends Lowrider Band, Grammy Nominee Janiva Magness, Highlight New Blues Festival V
by BWW News Desk - August 21, 2018

On Labor Day Weekend, Saturday, September 1 and Sunday, September 2, the New Blues Festival V returns to El Dorado Regional Park for its fifth big consecutive year, featuring two full days of the best in Blues, R&B and Soul music from some of today's biggest acts.7550 E. Spring St., Long Beach. Gate... (more...)
Rockabilly King, Lee Rocker Of The Stray Cats Comes to Spencer Theater, 8/10 Rockabilly King, Lee Rocker Of The Stray Cats Comes to Spencer Theater, 8/10
by BWW News Desk - August 06, 2018

Friday, August 10 at 8 p.m. The Grammy winning Lee Rocker put Rockabilly back on top of music charts in the 80s with their "Stray Cat Strut" and other colorful mega-hits. Recognized the world-over for his hefty upright double bass and blazing Rockabilly band, his nonstop strut, striking pompadour an... (more...)
Rhonda Vincent & The Rage Come to Spencer Theater Saturday, 7/28 Rhonda Vincent & The Rage Come to Spencer Theater Saturday, 7/28
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2018

Famously crowned as 'The New Queen of Bluegrass' by the Wall Street Journal, Rhonda Vincent is the most decorated artist in the roots-music genre with 8-time IBMA Female Vocalist of the Year award, a 2018 Best Bluegrass Grammy Award, and so much more! Vincent's music incorporates savvy contemporary ... (more...)
The Legendary Tigerman Release New Album MISFIT in via London's Dirty Water Records The Legendary Tigerman Release New Album MISFIT in via London's Dirty Water Records
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2018

London's Dirty Water Records, together along Metronomo Management (Lisbon), Peer Music and Alter-K Records (Paris) and in cooperation with Sony Music/Jive Epic, are pleased to announce the US and UK album release of 'Misfit' by European blues-punk sensation, The Legendary Tigerman (A.K.A. Paulo Furt... (more...)
MUSIC BY THE LAKE Announces 2018 Concert Lineup MUSIC BY THE LAKE Announces 2018 Concert Lineup
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2018

Outdoor summer entertainment venue Music by the Lake, presented by George Williams College of Aurora University, announces its 18th annual season presenting artist debuts and a range of musical genres and shows, including orchestral music, contemporary and nostalgic pop/rock, country and family prog... (more...)
Brooke Moriber To Perform at NYC's Mercury Lounge To Benefit EB Research Partnership Brooke Moriber To Perform at NYC's Mercury Lounge To Benefit EB Research Partnership
by TV News Desk - March 06, 2018

With her acclaimed National Anthem performance at Madison Square Garden just this past November following the release of her latest EP “Here and Gone”, singer/songwriter Brooke Moriber is getting ready to hit the stage once more - in support of a great cause. On Wednesday, April 11th she'll perform ... (more...)
Stray Cat Lee Rocker Hits Montalvo Stage 3/9 Stray Cat Lee Rocker Hits Montalvo Stage 3/9
by BWW News Desk - February 21, 2018

Montalvo Arts Center continues its acclaimed Carriage House Concert Series with a rollicking solo appearance by Lee Rocker, co-founder of the famed rockabilly band The Stray Cats. Rocker made his mark standing on, spinning, and rocking out on his giant upright bass, prompting the Orange County Weekl... (more...)
Vista Kicks Set For Second Leg of Headlining 'Booty Shakers Ball Tour,' Kicking Off 2/14 in Los Angeles Vista Kicks Set For Second Leg of Headlining 'Booty Shakers Ball Tour,' Kicking Off 2/14 in Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - February 01, 2018

Vista Kicks Set For Second Leg of Headlining 'Booty Shakers Ball Tour,' Kicking Off 2/14 in Los Angeles... (more...)
Lee Rocker to Rock The Harris Center, 3/8 Lee Rocker to Rock The Harris Center, 3/8
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2018

From appearing on the cover of Rolling Stone to touring with The Rolling Stones, Lee Rocker has done it all.  He's well known as a founding member of The Stray Cats: a band that sold more than 10 million records, garnered 23 gold and platinum records worldwide, and were music video pioneers of the M... (more...)
Chris Stapleton, Arcade Fire Among Forecastle Festival Initial 2018 Lineup Chris Stapleton, Arcade Fire Among Forecastle Festival Initial 2018 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2018

Embarking on its 16th year at sea, the Forecastle Festival will return this July 13-15, 2018, led by Grammy-winning and nominated artists, including Southern rocker and Kentucky native Chris Stapleton, prismatic indie rockers Arcade Fire and alt-rock icons Modest Mouse.... (more...)
Lee Rocker from The Stray Cats is Coming to New Jersey Lee Rocker from The Stray Cats is Coming to New Jersey
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2017

Touring, recording and performing around the globe since 1980, Lee Rocker has cultivated a fanatically loyal following of rockers, rebels and all types of music lovers.... (more...)
Rock/Country Songwriter Kevin Fisher Makes Recording Debut with a 12-Pack of Refreshing Tracks Rock/Country Songwriter Kevin Fisher Makes Recording Debut with a 12-Pack of Refreshing Tracks
by BWW News Desk - October 11, 2017

Kevin Fisher has two words and 12 songs for all country-rock fans needing to de-stress after a long, hard day at work: BEER ME!... (more...)
Little Kids Rock Hosts Benefit Gala for Music Education Featuring Bonnie Rait, Elvis Costello, and More Little Kids Rock Hosts Benefit Gala for Music Education Featuring Bonnie Rait, Elvis Costello, and More
by Stephanie Wild - October 06, 2017

Little Kids Rock, the national nonprofit dedicated to transforming lives by restoring, expanding, and innovating music education in public schools announced the honorees for its annual benefit being held Wednesday, October 18th at PlayStation Theater in New York.... (more...)
Women to Rule at 2017 New Blues Festival Over Labor Day Weekend Women to Rule at 2017 New Blues Festival Over Labor Day Weekend
by BWW News Desk - September 02, 2017

New Blues Festival IV will present some of Blues' biggest women artists this year, when the two-day festival takes place Today, September 2 and Sunday, September 3 (Labor Day Weekend) at El Dorado Regional Park in Long Beach, Calif.... (more...)
Theatre, Music, Poetry and More Slated for Irish Arts Center's Fall 2017 Season Theatre, Music, Poetry and More Slated for Irish Arts Center's Fall 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Irish Arts Center (IAC), the arts and cultural center dedicated to projecting a dynamic image of Ireland and Irish America for the 21st century, has announced its fall 2017 season. The lineup epitomizes IAC's commitment to building community with a diversity of arts institutions, artists and audienc... (more...)
Rachelle Ferrell, Rickie Lee Jones and More Coming Up This August at City Winery Chicago Rachelle Ferrell, Rickie Lee Jones and More Coming Up This August at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2017

The following acts are performing at City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, throughout the month of August. Featured performances include three shows with Rachelle Ferrell on August 4-5, Roomful of Blues' on their 50th anniversary tour on August 17, Grammy award-winner Rickie Lee Jones on Aug... (more...)
Rachelle Ferrell, Rickie Lee Jones and More Coming Up This August at City Winery Chicago Rachelle Ferrell, Rickie Lee Jones and More Coming Up This August at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2017

The following acts are performing at City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, throughout the month of August. Featured performances include three shows with Rachelle Ferrell on August 4-5, Roomful of Blues' on their 50th anniversary tour on August 17, Grammy award-winner Rickie Lee Jones on Aug... (more...)
VIDEO: THE VOICE Winner Alisan Porter Releases New Single 'Change' Today VIDEO: THE VOICE Winner Alisan Porter Releases New Single 'Change' Today
by BWW News Desk - July 25, 2017

Los Angeles-based singer, songwriter, and history-making Season 10 victor of NBC's The Voice Alisan Porter released a brand new video for her latest single “CHANGE” , directed by Lee Cherry, today! Check out the music video below!... (more...)
Lewis Brice Releases Self-Titled Debut Today Lewis Brice Releases Self-Titled Debut Today
by BWW News Desk - July 14, 2017

Lewis Brice releases his first nationally-distributed EP today. The high energy country rocker has hit the ground running, visiting with all major radio networks in Nashville and media outlets across the board while preparing to embark on radio and media tours from coast to coast.... (more...)
Howie Day, Badfinger and More Coming to Daryl's House Club This Month Howie Day, Badfinger and More Coming to Daryl's House Club This Month
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2017

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Howie Day, Badfinger and More Coming to Daryl's House Club This Month Howie Day, Badfinger and More Coming to Daryl's House Club This Month
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2017

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Avery*Sunshine, Shelby Lynne and Allison Moorer and More Now On Sale at City Winery Chicago Avery*Sunshine, Shelby Lynne and Allison Moorer and More Now On Sale at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - June 06, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces R&B artist Avery*Sunshine, Grammy-nominated sisters Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer, an evening of songs and stories with Dan Wilson and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, June 8 at noon at citywinery.com/chicago.... (more...)
Women to Rule at 2017 New Blues Festival Over Labor Day Weekend Women to Rule at 2017 New Blues Festival Over Labor Day Weekend
by BWW News Desk - June 02, 2017

New Blues Festival IV will present some of Blues' biggest women artists this year, when the two-day festival takes place Saturday, September 2 and Sunday, September 3 (Labor Day Weekend) at El Dorado Regional Park in Long Beach, Calif.... (more...)






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