It is Friday and time for the Friday Five Playlist. This week, we visit the roots of rock n’ roll with five great video from Rockabilly artists.

1. “Testify” by Rio and The Rockabilly Revival
Based in the Motor City, Rio and The Rockabilly Revival gives us this smoldering, sexy title track off their latest album.

Rio and The Rockabilly Revival
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2. “Howlin’ Boogie” by Danny Rockabilly
Who say’s Rockabilly can only be found in the US? Here is Danny Rockabilly from Budapest, Hungary with a tribute to Howlin’ Wolf (1910 – 1976).

Danny Rockabilly
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3. “Kibbles/The Truth” by Sam Spades
From Edmonton in the great white North comes Sam Spades. This song has a great groove and strong hook… you can’t help but listen to it!

Sam Spades
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4. “Pass That Bottle” by The Devil’s Daughters
While the Devil’s Daughter are now defunct, this song by Lisa Dahl and Mysti Moon is an undeniable rockabilly classic.

The Devil’s Daughters

5. “Rocket to the Moon” by Moonlight Howlers
Check out this hopping tune from Arizona-based Moonlight Howlers. Try to listen and not tap you foot.

Moonlight Howlers
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Photo by Carlos Delgado via Wikimedia Commons