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Are You Jimmy Ray?

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Are You Jimmy Ray?

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Jimmy Ray
genre:
Rock, Electronic

We gave it an A-

How many long-buried pop genres have yet to claw their way out of the catacombs and into the ’90s? At least one: peg-slacked, pompadoured rockabilly, banished since the great Stray Cats/Polecats/Blue Cats scare of 1982. Here it is in Are You Jimmy Ray?, via hiccupy Ray, who gleefully pairs techno rhythms with a Sun-session slap back and chirpy female chorus. Break out the Brylcreem. A-

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