Archiv der Kategorie '1956'

14. November 1956 - The First Recording Session At SUN Studio

Montag, den 14. November 2011

… 14. November 1956, Jerry Lee Lewis and J.W. Brown drove Jerry´s black Ford to town early. Jay brought his bass guitar along to the Sun Studio, although he did very little playing at this first session. James Van Eaton, Sun´s 18-year-old studio drummer, was there, as was Roland Janes, a top electric guitarist. Jack [...]

04.December 1956 - The Million Dollar Quartett

Samstag, den 4. Dezember 2010

1956, the so-called *Million Dollar Quartet* jam session took place at Sun Studios in Memphis with Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash and Carl Perkins.

Million Dollar Quartet (for the´Quintet´picture scroll down please)
(by Michael Wright)
If you were carving a Mount Rushmore of early rock, or at least rockabilly, you´d be hard-pressed to find four more [...]