May 24th, 2011


For RockTigers, it's rockabilly and a lot of Seoul (Los Angeles Times)

With a sound that reaches back to 1950s rural America, they have developed a following made up mostly of foreigners. Their dream is to play in the U.S.

May 13, 2010|By John M. Glionna, Los Angeles Times

The band took the stage at midnight, five South Korean musicians with day jobs and a dream of stardom playing an unlikely brand of music borrowed from another place and time.

Early in a frenetic 12-song set, the RockTigers launched into an old standard that made the crowd, most of them foreigners, many already standing, jammed near the stage, surge in movement.

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