In this week's Graceland podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern brings on a special guest co-host, Danielle Forbes from the Graceland Archives department. Kevin and Danielle discuss the brand new Archives Experience, where our VIP and Platinum Tour guests will enjoy a live presentation at our new Graceland Archives Studio. With two different shows every day, guests will have the opportunity to hear stories, see related items and learn more about the Graceland archives. Danielle also gives us a few hints about what artifacts you might see in the upcoming shows. She also brings out an artifact straight from the archives, but you can't touch!
In this week's Graceland podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises’ Kevin Kern brings on a special guest co-host Jennie Bradford Curlee from the Tupelo Convention and Visitors Bureau. Kevin sits down with Jennie to discuss all things Tupelo, from how Elvis was influenced by the town he grew up in to new developments happening near the Birthplace. Jennie also explains the exciting new walking trail in Tupelo, where you will be able to walk from downtown Tupelo to the Birthplace, taking the same trail Elvis might have used a child.
In this week's Graceland podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises’ Kevin Kern brings on a special guest co-host, Tim Sampson from Stax Museum here in Memphis, Tennessee. Kevin sits down with Tim to talk about all the new and exciting things going on at Stax. This must-see museum is right down the road from Graceland, and carries so much history within its walls. Everyone from Isaac Hayes to Sam & Dave to Otis Redding has recorded at Stax, but let's not forget about Elvis' recording sessions that have some great stories and also provided us with amazing music. Stax Records had such a soulful sound that everyone wanted to be a part of. Tim teases us with a little sneak peak of what's coming up at Stax, along with information on how you can get a private tour of the museum!
In this week’s Graceland podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises’ Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean feature a special interview from Marlyn Mason, who co-starred with Elvis in the film "The Trouble With Girls." The podcast duo highlights an interview with Marlyn during Elvis Week 2012 where she shares her stories about working with Elvis on the set of the movie. Tune in as the Graceland team breaks down the 45th anniversary of the release of the film.