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Janis Martin (I) (1940–2007)

Janis Martin was born on March 27, 1940 in Sutherlin, Virginia, USA as Janis Darlene Martin. She was married to Bradley Whitt, Ken Parton and Tommy Cundiff. She died on September 3, 2007 in Durham, North Carolina, USA. See full bio »

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 2007 Rebel Beat: The Story of LA Rockabilly (Video documentary)
 2001 Welcome to the Club: The Women of Rockabilly (Video documentary)

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She formed her own band, the Marteens, and played clubs and fairs. She temporarily retired from performing in 1958. Her career underwent a revival in the late 1970s, when rockabilly became popular again, especially in Europe. See more »


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