FUGITIVE WAVES: Sam Phillips, Sun Studio, and the Acoustics of Life

Here’s a great segment from WBEZ Chicago’s Fugitive Waves, Sam Phillips, Sun Studio, and the Acoustics of Life, featuring interviews with the man himself, his family, Ike Turner, Peter Guralnick, and more. Speaking of Sam, Memphis’ own Beale Street Caravan has some really wonderful… Continue Reading

Memphis-Made Debut From Margo Price Wins American Music Prize

Congratulations to Memphian Matt Ross-Spang, who produced and engineered Margo Price’s Midwest Famer’s Daughter. The album has won the 2017 American Music Prize for Best Debut Album. It was recorded in Memphis at Sun Studio and mixed at Ardent Studio… Continue Reading

Royal Studios to Mark 60th Anniversary, New Album from Robert Cray

Royal Studios will be celebrating their 60th Anniversary on May 1 , 2017 with Poppa Willie’s Night: Rhythm on the River, at Beale Street Landing in Memphis. In other Royal news, blues artist Robert Cray’s upcoming album, Robert Cray &… Continue Reading