Johnny Kay, lead guitarist for Bill Haley & The
Comets (1960-72) and a part of Rock & Roll history, is celebrating the
60th Anniversary of the song "Rock Around the Clock" here in the
Delaware Valley. "Rock Around the Clock", by Bill Haley & the Comets,
became the first Rock & Roll recording to hit the top of Billboard's Pop
charts, a feat it repeated on charts around the world. It is the
biggest-selling Rock & Roll single of all time. A figure of at least 25
million was cited by the Guinness Book of World Records. "Rock Around
the Clock" is said to be playing somewhere in the world every minute of
Johnny Kay has a first too. In 1982, Johnny produced "The Roots of Rock & Roll Video Guitar Course". It was the very first VIDEO how to play the guitar instruction course to hit the market and is still selling on DVD today. An anthology of Johnny Kay's work as a Comet called "Tale of a Comet", on Hydra Records (Germany) broke the top 20 chart as reported by "Now Dig This" magazine in England. He has just released his 5th album of original rockabilly/country songs called "Rock's Gone County".
Come out & hear Johnny Kay’s stories, the songs that made rock history, great guest artists, and some new & original songs too.
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