March 2024

Dexter Romweber: Early days and unheard recordings of a Rockabilly Legend

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Unheard Live Recording of Dexter Romweber of The Flat Duo Jets

Dexter Romweber of The Flat Duo Jets singing and playing guitar at a house party in 1985

It's June of 1985 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina at a weekend-long house party. Dexter Romweber of The Flat Duo Jets & The VooDoo Mountain Boys are playing sporadically throughout the night and I have brought along my plastic analog camera to document the festivities. Kimbo & friends are drunkenly bashing at a drum kit & howling while Dexter plays guitar & sings and it is one of the purist most beautiful musical experiences of my life....