Million Dollar Quartet Anniversary

On December 4, 1956, the legendary Million Dollar Quartet jam session took place at Sun Studio, Memphis, TN. It was the only occasion in which Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry …

Sun Records – 60th Anniversary

Curb Records is releasing a compilation of Sun Records artists in celebration of the 60th Anniversary. It’s hard to believe 60 years ago Sam Phillips started this independent label & …

Sam Phillips

Biography Samuel Cornelius Phillips (January 5, 1923 – July 30, 2003), better known as Sam Phillips, was an American record producer who played an important role in the emergence of …

Carl Perkins

Biography One of the architects of rock & roll, Carl Perkins is best known as the writer and original singer of the rockabilly anthem “Blue Suede Shoes” (#2, 1956). Along …

Million Dollar Quartet – Dec. 4 1956

The Million Dollar Quartet is the name given to recordings made on Tuesday December 4, 1956 in the Sun Record Studios in Memphis, Tennessee. The recordings were of an impromptu …