Tag Archives: rockabilly


On stage at Bayard / Le Combo sans peur et un public sans reproche au Bayard

Last Saturday as a stop on our (de)tour in the city, we played at home at the famous Grenoble musical headquarters called Café Bayard. On the backroom stage, we performed our set while Bernie the place mayor was occasionnaly playing along his mandolin between two services behind his bar, adding a kind of stereo to […]


A night at Le Ness / une soirée au Ness

Vendredi soir notre (dé)tour dans la ville a fait étape au Ness. Nous avons dégainé nos flingues à cordes dans l’arrière-salle du café-restaurant russe de Sacha pour deux bonnes heures de jeu. A cette issue, comme désormais à l’accoutumée chez notre amie russe, nous avons eu droit à la restauration du cru et à la […]


The Combo at l’Art-Ti-Cho

That picture above was taken at the the bar we played on saturday and illustrates the spirit of the place: a tiny room and something to play. We didn’t play with the Spider-Man pinball but we played on the stage. For the first time, we performed live with Alan, an outstanding fiddler who brings the […]


The Combo at La Passoire


Le Ness, Chez Sacha, 08.11.13

The Combo on (De)tour in the City

L’automne est bien là et les frimats de l’hiver commencent à se faire sentir. Vendredi dernier nous avons démarré notre détour dans la ville au Ness chez Sacha pendant 2h30 dans une sympathique ambiance. Merci aux gens présents pour leur réceptivité et au chaleureux accueil de Sacha et Philippe. Depuis le 1er juin dernier, sur […]


Rockabilly A cold winter day in Tupelo He was born who would become the King Hillbilly music and songs from the Negro He married them with his pelvis shaking On the 5th of July 1954 Rock is exploding with the damned hillbilly cat Bill slappin’ the big standin’ up bass Scotty picking the guitar with […]

Stray cats / Chats errants

If you can’t play in a joint, you ramble to the next one. That’s what happened on friday night. The Gretsch on my back, the amp in the hand, I arrived with my sidekick Marco to one of the irish pubs in Grenoble, named Shannon where Frank an american singer/bass player was performing. That guy […]

Martini Time !

Martini Time A post shared by Rev. Steffan Rock (@steffanrock) on Mar 28, 2013 at 1:41pm PDT Last night I rambled with my Gretsch in the rain to a wine bar in Grenoble called Le Saint Vincent where a jazz jam session was taking place. As I never pretended to play jazz because it’s too […]