Jump, rock and shake to the Memphis Thrillbillies, a five-piece tribute to Elvis and the early years of Rock and Roll. Their blend of the king's first hits, early Rockabilly standards and R&B blockbusters will keep the dance floor moving and the audience thrilled. With a wide spectrum of tunes to draw from, the Memphis Thrillbillies are able to cater to the requirements of any setting, be it quiet, loud, relaxed or rowdy.
Featuring award-winning Elvis tribute artist Colin Dexter, the Memphis Thrillbillies are a group of serious performers and skilled musicians who demand of each other the utmost in professionalism and fun. The measure of our success is a memorable event for everyone.
Price Range: $800-$1800
Gig Length: 60 - 240 minutes
Introducing Colin Dexter and the Memphis Thrillbillies!
We are a five piece Rockabilly combo based in Southeast Michigan. Our group covers classics from the early Memphis days to the latest of the rockabilly revival. The highlight of our show features award winning Elvis tribute artist, Colin Dexter who pays homage to the early years of “the King’s” legendary career. We pride ourselves on putting on a great show and we aim to make sure the audience has a memorable time whenever they see us.
Our members include:
Colin Dexter (vocalist) Shay Allen (vocalist) Scott Allen (guitar and vocals) Jim McKinsey (upright bass guitar and vocals) AJ Kahn (drums and vocals)
Artists we cover include: Elvis Presley, Janice Martin, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Gene Vincent, Wanda Jackson, The Everly Brothers, Little Richard, Stray Cats, Brenda Lee, Patsy Cline, Buddy Holly and many more!
All members of our group are seasoned professionals with many years of experience. We have a large following and do whatever we can to promote every show we play.
We hope that you will be interested in featuring our group at your venue in the near future and look forward to hearing from you soon!
Sincerely, Colin Dexter and the Memphis Thrillbillies
Influences & Inspiration
Elvis Presley, Wanda Jackson, Gene Vincent, Brenda Lee, Connie Francis, Ricky Nelson, The Everly Brothers, Janis Martin, Stray Cats, Eddie Cochran, Jerry Lee Lewis, Imelda May