Leonardo DiCaprio to Play Sam Phillips

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio will play Sun founder Sam Phillips in the upcoming film adaptation for Peter Guralnick’s “Sam Phillips: The Man Who Invented Rock ‘N’ Roll.” The rights were acquired by …

Sun Records TV Show Wraps Production

You may have heard about an upcoming television series to be aired by Country Music Television. In collaboration with Los Angeles based production team, Thinkfactory Media, “Sun Records” is CMT’s …

Charlie Rich Tribute Album

The Phillips family have begun reviving Memphis International Records. Under the new direction, the plan is to release two to four albums per year. The first of which will be …

Sun Diner to Open in Nashville, TN

The highly anticipated Sun Diner is slated to open in late 2016. The first and only 24-hour restaurant in Lower Broadway will serve up modern twists on traditional diner dishes …

Record Store Day 2016

Another Record Store Day has come and gone. Hopefully, many of you were able to make it to your local record shop to find the third installment of limited edition …

Sun Turns 64

March 27, 1952 was the day Sam Phillips started Sun Records in Memphis, TN. Since then, his visionary ear shaped the sound of R&B, Country and Rock ‘n’ Roll. Sam …

HBO’s Vinyl Uses Sun Songs

The highly anticipated TV show, Vinyl, began airing in February. Set in the 1970s, the show follows a New York record company executive as “he hustles to make a career …