The Memphis Jukebox Volume One
Vee-Tone Records present the secrets of the Graceland jukebox. The Memphis Jukebox Volume One is a fascinating insight into the musical tastes of the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll. This is the first ever release to contain the actual music contained on Elvis Presley’s personal jukebox at his Graceland home. This unique collection allows listeners to experience and enjoy the music that Elvis Presley listened to whilst relaxing at home. Some of the tracks featured were actually recorded by Elvis during his career in the 1950’s, 1060’s and 1970’s.
The original Elvis Presley jukebox 45’s were recently put to auction by Henrik Knudsen and the details published in the February 2010 issue of Record Collector magazine article by Megan Murphy the “Secrets of Elvis’ Jukebox”. The 22 singles featured on his collection have been carefully selected by Vee-Tone Records to demonstrate the young Elvis Presley’s wide musical tastes including Blues, Rhythm & Blues, Rockabilly, Rock ‘n’ Roll and Doo Wop. Many of Elvis’ peers are featured including artists such as Carl Perkins, Dale Hawkins, Little Walter, The Rays, Chuck Willis, James Brown plus many more.