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.
Deering and Down (#612) Duration: 26:43 STEREO TVG
Deering and Down, is a Memphis based duo that brings their genre-bending, unorthodox style to fans worldwide, including as featured artists on the Recording Academy's inaugural "Grammy Festival at Sea." In this episode, the artists talk about their approach to music and perform several tracks, including songs from their acclaimed release "Out There Somewhere."