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That’s All Right, sixty years on

This year marks the 60th anniversary of Elvis Presley’s recording of ‘That’s All Right’ (Mama). First recorded at Sun Studio, Memphis Tennessee on 5 July 1954, the song was first played on US radio by DJ Dewey Phillips, and the rest is history. To mark the song’s anniversary, actor and musician Sam Palladio hosted ‘That’s […]

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Memphis has a heartbeat like no other

“The Mississippi Delta was shining like a national guitar. I am following the river down the highway through the cradle of the civil war. I’m going to…Memphis, Tennessee”. If you ‘love your music’ and wondered about life in the fifties and revolutionary sixties, Memphis will take you there. Understated, the city has a ‘heartbeat’ like no […]

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