Showing posts from February 22, 2011

Lea Michele Beats Out Elvis With Glee

TMZ was the first to break the news to Glee star Lea Michele that the show had beat out Elvis on the Billboard charts. How this even seems possible, I don't know.

Ali and Presley: Exhibition of American Icons at the James A. Michener Art Museum

Muhammad Ali, c. 1970, Gordon Parks, courtesy of the Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York, N.Y. DOYLESTOWN, PA.- Elvis is in the house and Ali is in the ring. Two of our nation's most well-known icons—"the King of Rock 'n' Roll" and "the Greatest"—meet at the James A. Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, Pa., February 19 through May 15. Ali and Elvis: American Icons, features two photography exhibitions: the Smithsonian's Elvis at 21 and art2art's Muhammad Ali: The Making of an Icon. Elvis at 21 is sponsored nationally by HISTORY. Elvis at 21: Photographs by Alfred Wertheimer: Freelance photojournalist Alfred Wertheimer was hired by RCA Victor in 1956 to shoot promotional images of recently signed 21-year-old recording artist Elvis Presley. Wertheimer's instincts were to "tag along" with the artist after the assignment and the resulting images provide us with a look at Elvis before he exploded onto the scene and became one of the

New Release - Roy Orbison The Momument Singles Collection (1960-64)

                                                 JUST ANNOUNCED - ROY ORBISON: THE MONUMENT SINGLES COLLECTION (1960-64)CELEBRATE THE THE 75th BIRTHDAY YEAR OF ROCK & ROLL LEGEND ROY ORBISON WITH THE LONG-AWAITED MONO RELEASE OF ROY ORBISON: THE MONUMENT SINGLES COLLECTION (1960-64) ON TUESDAY, APRIL 12, 2011. "Monument Records - The House That Roy Built: The Big O's Monument Singles Collection" Debuts First-Ever CD Release of Original Mono Mixes of All “A & B Sides” Cut For The Label, Plus a DVD of Nine Songs From "The Monument Concert 1965" Digitally Restored, Includes The Official Video For "Oh, Pretty Woman" ROY ORBISON: THE MONUMENT SINGLES COLLECTION CD/DVD Celebrating the 75th birthday year of Roy Orbison with the long-awaited release of Roy Orbison: The Monument Singles Collection. A 2 CD/1 DVD set including all the A&B sides recorded by Roy Orbison for the groundbreaking Monument label during an electrifying peak from 195