Finishing off the month of Sun Sounds- with a religious discussion between The Killer Jerry Lee Lewis and Sam Phillips.
Sun Sounds: “Breathless”- Jerry Lee Lewis. The Killer’s third big hit after “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Going On” and “Great Balls Of Fire”- was “Breathless” in early 1958. It would go […]
Sun Sounds: “Big River”- Johnny Cash. “Big River” was written and recorded by Johnny Cash – produced by Sam Phillips and Cowboy Jack Clement- in the spring of 1958. As […]
Sun Sounds- “Everybody’s Trying To Be My Baby”- Carl Perkins. A rockabilly classic by Carl Perkins that was based on a 1934 song written by Rex Griffin. Perkins recorded it […]
Sun Sounds- “Crazy Arms”- Jerry Lee Lewis. More Killer. “Crazy Arms” was first a #1 country hit for Ray Price. Jerry Lee covered the song the same year and put […]
Sun Sounds: “Sittin’ and Thinkin’”- Charlie Rich. Sam Phillips said a number of times that the most talented artist he worked with at Sun was- Charlie Rich. When you consider […]