Former Mrs. Jerry Lee Lewis, now Myra Lewis
Jerry Lee Lewis
High Country PressFormer Mrs. Jerry Lee Lewis, now Myra Lewis Williams, to Host Book Signing at Lees-McRae Summer Theatre Million ...High Country PressBANNER ELK, N.C. — Few are left to tell the tale of the Million Dollar Quartet phenomena, but the woman formerly known as Myra Gale Brown knew them all–Elvis, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis. When Myra was 12 years old, her father, J. W. ...
Posted on 12 July 2017 | 7:37 am
Nashville's cool kids have a partner in Dave
The Boston GlobeNashville's cool kids have a partner in Dave CobbThe Boston GlobeA little over a year ago, he attended a tribute to the late Sam Phillips, the Sun Records producer who begat the rockabilly canon of Elvis, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and the rest. He recalls one of Phillips's sons discussing how his father “would ...
Posted on 11 July 2017 | 7:05 pm
Seats selling like hot cakes for 'Million
Sidney Herald LeaderSeats selling like hot cakes for 'Million Dollar Quartet' showsSidney Herald LeaderOn Dec. 4, 1956, four of the biggest names in music gathered for a once in a lifetime recording session. That amazing evening is re-created in the world wide phenomenon: Million Dollar Quartet. Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash and Carl ...
Posted on 11 July 2017 | 3:49 pm
Mid-summer celebration at the Mainstay - My
My Eastern ShoreMid-summer celebration at the MainstayMy Eastern ShoreHe has worked extensively with artists such as Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis and Percy Sledge. Davis played in The Legendary Blues Band and was a go-to regular piano player for Berry. Born into a musical family, Baltimore-based rockabilly artist, Josh ...
Posted on 11 July 2017 | 1:06 pm
Moser named VP at 117 Entertainment Group -
Wilson PostMoser named VP at 117 Entertainment GroupWilson PostShe has regularly covered and photographed many of Nashville's biggest events for years. 117 Entertainment Group's public relations roster includes Brennley Brown, Bobby Bare, Chuck Negron, Jenny Tolman, Jerry Lee Lewis, Lewis Brice, Logan Mize, Max ...
Posted on 11 July 2017 | 12:33 pm
Country Music Hall of Fame salutes the
Jerry Lee Lewis
While the exhibit naturally focuses on Phillips' discovery of such talents as Howlin' Wolf, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and others, it also chronicles his role as a force for musical innovation and as an idiosyncratic and iconoclastic ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:48 am
J. Roddy Walston set to rock Live on the
Since being formed by Walston in 2002, the group has gained a reputation for frenzied live shows centered around the frontman, who mans a 300-pound upright piano center stage with the fervor of Jerry Lee Lewis in his prime. Media buzz and a rigorous ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 8:38 pm
Almost 80, Mickey Gilley ready to rock
Gilley joked that before his “Roomful of Roses” hit “took off,” he hadn’t realized he was performing inadvertently in tribute to his fellow Louisiana native cousin, Jerry Lee Lewis, but then again, they each, along with their gospel-singing ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:16 pm
'Million Dollar Quartet' rocks with music
OGUNQUIT — It's a music lover's dream — watching Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley perform hit after hit from "Blue Suede Shoes" to "Ring of Fire." And they're on stage now through Sept. 19 at the Ogunquit Playhouse ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 5:47 pm
Cornrows and Cultural Appropriation: The
Without the black swing, blues, and jazz musicians, there is no Elvis or Jerry Lee Lewis or rock ‘n’ roll. And the influence is evident in all aspects of American culture, from fashion to food, from language to literature. What most white Americans won ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:00 pm