As a genre it blends the sound of Western musical styles such as country with that of rhythm and blues, The term "rockabilly" itself is a portmanteau of "rock" (from "rock 'n' roll") and "hillbilly", the latter a reference to the country music (often called "hillbilly music" in the 1940s and 1950s) that contributed strongly to the style.
Other important influences on rockabilly include western swing, boogie woogie, jump blues, and electric blues.
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Despite being in the style of Greasers, the fashion has roots in country and western music, dating back in the mid to late 1950s (Furmanovsky, 2008; 2014) .
During the 1930s and 1940s, two new sounds emerged.
Rockabilly has left a legacy, spawning a variety of sub-styles and influencing other genres such as punk rock.
backed with "Lonesome Road Blues", which also became quite popular.
the trio that included Keijirou and Curtis along with Hirao Masaaki, drew large crowds of toilet paper flingers. “Rokabiri, Student Radicalism and the Japanization of American Pop Culture, 1955-60. (editor) (2006) Encyclopedia of Hair: A Cultural History.
Ironically, the trio were shocked by the behavior as well. The combination of music, groupies, and stolen TP started a backlash that would kill the rockabilly music movement (Furmanovsky, 2014). By 1960, political changes in Japan and a crackdown on the genre because of fears of open sexuality and drugs stomped down the genre. The same arguments were used against American rock ‘n’ roll. The Japanese covers of English songs mainly exists for fans of the 60 age group (Furmanovsky, 2008). In Tokyo, there is a club where the greased hair and pompadour shine and tower proudly. Here is a video: The big hair style is called a pompadour, and it used to be a lady’s hair style.