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 …

Johnny Cash

Biography Johnny Cash, born J. R. Cash, (February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was a Grammy Award-winning American country singer-songwriter. Cash is widely considered to be one of the …

Shelby Singleton, A Legend

On this day two years ago, Sun Records President, Shelby Singleton, died of cancer at the age of 77. He is best known for his purchase of Sun Records in …

RIP: Marshall Grant

If you haven’t heard already, legendary bassist of Johnny Cash’s original trio, Marshall Grant, recently died at the age of 83. Grant not only helped Cash create the distinctive rhythmic …