Elvis News | Graceland - June 2014
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3717 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116

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Elvis Tops Rolling Stone's "20 Biggest Songs of the Summer: The 1950s"

The '50s brought many changes in American culture with the birth of rock 'n' roll in Memphis to the generational shift in teen culture. Rolling Stone magazine recently comprised a list of the "20 Biggest Songs of the Summer: The 1950s" and Elvis makes several appearances. Topping the list is Elvis' "Don't Be Cruel" at #1 and Rolling Stone states, "1956 became the summer of Elvis, or rather the first of several, with the July release of "Don't Be Cruel" (backed by another... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Monday, June 30, 2014
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USA Today Offers Complete Memphis Travel Guide

Plan the ultimate rock 'n' roll pilgrimage to Memphis and come see Elvis Presley's Graceland! USA Today's Memphis Travel Guide gives vacationers a comprehensive guide to visiting the birthplace of rock 'n' roll, including an overview, planning your budget, family activities, the hottest restaurants and more. According to USAToday.com , Memphis is a "soulful destination where you can discover and revel in the roots of American music, tracing the path of the blues from Beale... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Monday, June 30, 2014
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Yahoo! Beauty Reveals Elvis' Hair Secrets

Not only was he the King of Rock 'n' Roll, Elvis ruled the airways with fashion and his iconic hairstyles. In a new article on Yahoo! Beauty , Elvis' hairstylist Larry Geller sheds some light on the unconventional secrets to protecting and styling the king's famous locks. “Elvis had everything,” said Geller. “He was an extraordinary human being. He had the greatest eyes, the greatest voice, fans galore. He also had great hair.” Geller says the primary goal... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Saturday, June 28, 2014
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Graceland Podcast Talks New Contest With Backbeat Tours

Episode #24 - Thursday, June 26, 2014 In this week's Graceland podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Amanda Pannell sits down with Backbeat Tours' Music Guide Kathryn Brawley to talk about their exciting Elvis-themed tours and how Elvis fans can win one in a contest taking place this weekend! Backbeat Tours will offer the Hound Dog Tour on July 5 during the 60 Years of Rock 'n' Roll Celebration and each day during Elvis Week 2014 . As unique as the man himself, the Hound... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Thursday, June 26, 2014
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Le Capitole de Quebec Presents "Elvis Experience" Starring Martin Fontaine

LCQ Productions, in partnership with Elvis Presley Enterprises Inc., is bringing back the critically acclaimed "Elvis Experience" starring Martin Fontaine. From June 25 - August 31, 2014, Le Capitole will present 50 new show dates for this great production devoted entirely to Elvis' Las Vegas years. Fans can purchase tickets by visiting LeCapitole.com or by calling 1-800-261-9903. Accompanied by 24 musicians and eight singers, Martin Fontaine transports Elvis fans back to the... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Wednesday, June 25, 2014
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Special Events and Exhibits Planned to Celebrate 60 Years of Rock 'n' Roll on July 5

The yearlong celebration to commemorate Elvis’ first professional recording, considered by many music historians to be the birth of the rock ‘n’ roll music movement, kicks into high gear during the Independence Day weekend as Memphis and Elvis Presley’s Graceland celebrate 60 Years of Rock ‘n’ Roll .   On July 5, 1954, Elvis walked into Memphis Recording Service, now known as Sun Studio, and recorded a fast version of Arthur... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Tuesday, June 24, 2014
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Changes Coming to the Official Elvis Insiders Program

We are excited to announce some upcoming changes to the Official Elvis Insiders affinity program. Starting July 1, the name of the club will be transitioning from the Official Elvis Insiders to the Official Graceland Insiders. As Insiders, you will continue to receive all the great benefits that you have in the past, including discounts at ShopElvis.com , Shop.Graceland.com , Graceland, Heartbreak Hotel and more – PLUS new discounts and benefits that will be announced... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Monday, June 23, 2014
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Wall Street Journal Looks at Elvis' Style and Graceland's Interior Design

Always on the cutting edge of fashion, Elvis acquired an exotic and unique style and Graceland is where fans can truly experience one of the king's artistic masterpieces. In a new article posted on The Wall Street Journal , writer Helen Kirwan-Taylor describes the king's home as "kitsch before it was cool" and said Graceland's interior design is worth another look. "I do think that there is certainly, and always has been, a move toward the grandeur and rigorously perfect color... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Monday, June 23, 2014
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Graceland Podcast Features Special Interview About the Remastering of "Elvis: That’s The Way It Is"

Episode #23 - Thursday, June 20, 2014 In this special edition of the Graceland podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Elvis Radio's Big Jim sit down for an exclusive interview with Senior Vice-President of Warner Bros. Marketing George Feltenstein to talk about the upcoming release of  "Elvis: That's The Way It Is" Deluxe Edition . Feltenstein describes the remastering of this set as a long labor of love which finally brings this incredible Elvis footage in the best... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Friday, June 20, 2014
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Life-long Elvis Fan Turns Cocktails into Elvis-Inspired Rocktails

One Elvis fan is turning her love for the king into a creative outlet at Joe Mama's Italian Deluxe in Oakland, Pennsylvania. In a new video posted on WQED.org , bartender Sam Hietsch offers patrons a number of drinks created in honor of the King of Rock 'n' Roll. From an early age, Hietsch became an Elvis fan and began taking the annual pilgrimage to Elvis Week . Rocking the Elvis Presley signature tattoo on her wrist, this Elvis aficionado has created Elvis-inspired... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Thursday, June 19, 2014
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