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Reverend Horton Heat at Revolution Live: Santa, Sabbath, psychobilly

Reverend Horton Heat at Revolution Live: Santa, Sabbath, psychobilly

The unconverted must be few, but psychobilly preacher man the Reverend Horton Heat is still on a mission, proselytizing on the redemption to be found in a trashy lifestyle of guitars, fast cars, faster chicks, drugs, booze and smokes, if you got ’em.

Long on style, showmanship and irreverent humor, bandleader Jim "Reverend Horton" Heath and ace timekeepers Jimbo Wallace (bass) and Scott Churilla (drums) fortify their performances with tight musicianship and an obvious affection for such icons as Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard and Chuck Berry. Clearly, they have done their homework.

The band has put out more than a dozen albums in the past 20 years, and original songs...

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