Tagged with Sun Studio

The heart of soul

The heart of soul

Memphis, Tennessee, October 2013:
The songs starts with a blast of horns and suddenly the room explodes into life. More than 30 kids perform Otis Redding’s Shake with so much energy, charisma … Continue reading

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A King is born

A King is born

Memphis, Tennessee, January 2010:
The cops arrive in a blaze of flashing blue lights – four big guys in black leather on white Harley-Davidsons. They roll in formation to the front of our coach, make a “wagons roll” signal, then… Continue reading

All shook up in Memphis

All shook up in Memphis

Memphis, Tennessee, March 2009:
THREE Xs are marked in black tape on the tiled floor of Sun Studio in Memphis, Tennessee. One records the spot where guitarist Scotty Moore stood. A second… Continue reading