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December 9th, 1955

On December 9th, 1955 Elvis Presley opened a show for Johnny Cash.

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December 4, 1956 A Star-Studded ‘jam’ session took place in Memphis

On December 4, 1956 an impromptu musical session took place between 4 of the most famous musicians.

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September 9, 1954 Elvis Presley Had A Surprise Audience Member

On September 9, 1954 Elvis Presley played at the opening of the Lamar-Airways Shopping Center in Memphis Tennessee where none other than

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Unique Musical Pairings

As fans of musicians, we always hope to catch a glimpse of our favourite singer doing something unusual or something they do not normally do. But have you ever wondered who they hang out with in their spare time, and … read more

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This Week On Vintage Favourites – September 8th, 2013

Two of the greatest names in country music – AND pop music – are linked, this week in history. Hank Williams was born 90 years ago – and Johnny Cash died 10 years ago. Gene will put the spotlight on … read more

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Top Ten Hits From This Week in 1969

We’ve rounded up the top ten hits from this week in 1969 including Bob Dylan, The Rolling Stones, Neil Diamond and many more! 10. Crystal Blue Persuasion – Tommy James and The Shondells 9. Lay Lady Lay – Bob Dylan … read more

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July 9th, 1958 Johnny Cash signed with Columbia Records

On July 9, 1958 Johnny Cash signed with Columbia records.

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Top Ten Songs About “Dad”

In celebration of Father’s Day (June 16th) we have rounded up the top ten songs about “Dad”. 10. That Silver-Haired Daddy of Mine – Gene Autry (peaked at #7 in 1935) 9. Oh Mein Papa – Eddie Calvert (huge British … read more

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August 7, 1954 – Johnny Cash Marries Vivian Liberto

Johnny Cash marries Vivian Liberto at St. Anne’s Catholic Church, in San Antonio. Liberto was Cash’s first wife. 

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April 17, 1970

  Johnny Cash played at the White House for President Nixon. Cash wrote afterwards: “After the performance he and Pat Nixon were the souls of hospitality.  For almost two hours they gave us a tour around the whole White House, … read more

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