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Graceland Introduces After-Parties

I’ve been studying the schedule of events for Elvis Week 2019. It will be a nine-day affair, covering two weekends – Friday, August 9 through Saturday, August 17. Now, you can imagine that most folks thinking about going to Elvis … Continue reading

Graceland Vocabulary Now Includes After-Party

  I’ve been studying the schedule of events for Elvis Week 2019. It will be a nine-day affair, covering two weekends – Friday, August 9 through Saturday, August 17. Now, you can imagine that most folks thinking about going to … Continue reading

Continuing Our Look at a Big Elvis Scrapbook

After our break for Elvis Week posts, it’s back to part 3 of my 2011 series on Elvis scrapbooks.   Did you know there is an Elvis scrapbook in the Smithsonian Institution?  Back in January 2010, the Smithsonian opened a … Continue reading

Elvis’ Top 10 Songs — A Contrarian View

This is a repeat of a post from 2012. It prompted a very positive comment from a fellow named Rod. I have visited more Elvis sites on this WWW than I can remember, and your effort was very refreshing. Well … Continue reading

Graceland Introduces Elvis Unplugged

It’s hard to believe that Elvis Week starts next Friday. Festivities kick off on August 9 and continue until Sunday, August 18. That’s a long 10-day week, and I’m always interested to see what EPE comes up with to lure … Continue reading

More Anecdotes about Elvis’ Humor and Love of Fooling Around

Two years ago I shared a few excerpts from the book Elvis’ Humor by Bo Keeley. Bo had a unique concept to prevail in a crowded market with a successful book about Elvis. He went out and bought 43 other … Continue reading

Fats Domino and Elvis

As you know by now, Antoine “Fats” Domino has passed away due to natural causes at age 89. I won’t repeat all biography and statistical facts you have seen on TV and other websites. Let me just say he was … Continue reading

Concerts at the Graceland Guest House Theater – Part 2

Last week we took a look at the first big concert in the new Graceland Guest House Theater. Actually, big does not adequately describe the Joe Walsh “All Shook Up at Graceland” event. It’s a package deal including two nights … Continue reading

Concerts at the Graceland Guest House Theater — Part 1

Did you see this announcement on Graceland.com the other day? When I saw it, my initial reaction was positive, because I’ve been a Joe Walsh fan for over forty years. I have three of his solo albums in my record … Continue reading

Top 10 Elvis Songs — A Contrarian View

This is a repeat of a post from 2012. A few years ago, my friend Alan Hanson listed Elvis Presley’s 20 Greatest Recordings on his Elvis-History-Blog   (Editor’s note.  This blog is now inactive.)  This past August, another Elvis-blogger-buddy Troy … Continue reading