Latest Sam Phillips News

X Marks The Spot At Spooky Sun Studio

26th August 2009

The places where ELVIS PRESLEY and his band once stood while recording hits at fabled Sun Studio in Memphis, Tennessee have been marked with crosses on the studio floor - because those were the spots...

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Elvis Fans Mark 50 Years Of The King's Tunes

5th July 2004

Thousands of rock 'n' roll fans including JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE are expected to gather at ELVIS PRESLEY's old studio to mark the 50th anniversary of his first music recording. Musicians and devotees are visiting SUN...

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Sun Studios Becomes Historic Landmark

1st August 2003

Legendary rock'n'roll recording Mecca SUN STUDIOS has become the first such place in America to be granted a NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK - just one day after founder SAM PHILLIPS died. The Memphis, Tennessee building...

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Elvis Presley Producer Dies

31st July 2003

Rock'n'roll legend ELVIS PRESLEY's former producer SAM PHILLIPS has died in Memphis, Tennessee aged 80. Phillips, previously a radio announcer and music talent scout, passed away at the ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL, but no other...

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