Sun Studio Sessions
This series features today's best new touring artists performing live in the legendary Sun Studio in Memphis, Tennessee. In addition to a live musical performance, each artist will share personal stories behind their songs and music. Sun Studio is an international tourist destination and a designated National Historic Landmark for its unparalleled contributions to music culture for providing the first professional recording opportunities for blues legends like Howlin' Wolf, B.B. King and Rufus Thomas, as well as discovering music legends Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis,Carl Perkins and Roy Orbison, among many others. The historic studio serves as a charming backdrop for these live performances from today's rising young touring artists.
Sun Studio Sessions Previous Broadcasts
Howlin' Brothers (Episode #508)
KQED Plus: Sun, Apr 13, 2014 -- 2:30 PM
The Howlin' Brothers are a three piece band based in Nashville that are winning fans across the country with their upbeat, impassioned performances. In this episode, the band shows off their eclectic music chops romping through several songs, including "Tennessee Blues. "