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  1. Elvis returns to Las Vegas with exhibits, shows and more in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Los Angeles Times

    ... that pay tribute to the musician, who is known for his mesmerizing hips and hits such as "Heartbreak Hotel," "Jailhouse Rock," "Suspicious Minds" and the city's anthem "Viva Las Vegas." Look for artifacts that span Presley's lifetime, including some ...

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  2. Q&A with the Legendary Elan MorrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | CNN

    ... my research, I found that White Christmas & Mack the Knife had been recorded there and that Elvis had shot Jailhouse Rock in the sound stage, I immediately wrote this elaborate paper on my relationship with music and sent it off to Paul, the owner ...

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  3. Free concerts launchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Ararat Advertiser

    ... them back to launch the 2015 Free Lunchtime Concert program. On Wednesday March 11 at noon, to launch of the Jailhouse Rock Festival, a tribute show featuring the music of Elvis Presley will be performed by a veteran entertainer, Mark Caligiuri. ...

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  4. Lawrence Ghana back the Bantams in battle of his old clubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... that was shown live on ITV. His cult status was already established when the DJ played Elvis Presley's "Jailhouse Rock" during the warm-up! "It was a massive shock moving up so far from London and it took a lot of getting used to with the local ...

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  5. Jailhouse Rock Festival to be launched at J Ward on March 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Ararat Advertiser

    TO celebrate its 21st anniversary, this year's Jailhouse Rock Festival is going back to where it all began - jail. Peter Barwell, Sally Bond and Greg Dalmayer, president of the Jailhouse Rock Festival, prepare for the official launch of the festival at J Ward next month.

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  6. Kitschy Treasure Trove Of Elvis Tribute Items Up For AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 31 | CBS Local

    ... shirts, life-sized cardboard Elvis cutouts and even a non-functioning electric chair made in tribute to "Jailhouse Rock" at an auction this weekend in north Mississippi. The kitschy stuff didn't belong to Elvis Presley, but to the late Paul MacLeod, ...

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  7. Elvis Presley-themed collection to go under the hammer after owner's deathRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 1 | Newkerala.com

    According to an American publication, Macleod's estate is selling the things he collected, including albums, ceramic figurines and commemorative plates including MacLeod's pink Cadillac, a non-functioning electric chair he made in tribute to "Jailhouse Rock" and the house itself.

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  8. Elvis kitsch all bagged up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 31 | Sunday Herald

    ... It is also selling Mr MacLeod's pink Cadillac, a non-functioning electric chair he made in a tribute to Jailhouse Rock, and the house itself in Holly Springs, north Mississippi. The museum - not affiliated with Presley's Graceland estate in nearby ...

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  9. Kitschy treasure trove of Elvis tribute items up for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Daily Journal

    Die-hard Elvis memorabilia collectors can get their fix of ruffle-front dress shirts, life-sized cardboard Elvis cutouts and even a non-functioning electric chair made in tribute to "Jailhouse Rock" at an auction this weekend in north Mississippi. The kitschy stuff didn't belong to Elvis Presley, but to the late Paul MacLeod, an eccentric Elvis super-fan who ran Graceland Too, a roadside museum dedicated to the king of rock 'n' roll.

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  10. Croswell production will be young at heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Toledo Blade

    ... said. "We were looking for voices able to adapt to the different styles in the show - "Stand By Me" and "Jailhouse Rock" have very different styles." "When you get into professional work, people are looking for consistency, a high level of quality ...

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  11. Mississippi collector's quirky Elvis shrine up for auctionRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Vallejo News

    ... offer the property and everything on it in one package, including a homemade electric chair meant to evoke "Jailhouse Rock" that MacLeod kept in his backyard. Proceeds will help pay off claims made to the estate. MacLeod's 329 vinyl albums, most of ...

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  12. Jailhouse Rock - The Alternate AlbumRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Elvis Presley E-zine

    The previously on CD released Jailhouse Rock - The Alternate Album will now be released by "Mr. Suits" on pink vinyl on March 6. There will only be 300 copies.

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  13. Music history for January 24thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... is also the father of actress Carrie Fisher. In 1958, Elvis Presley was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with "Jailhouse Rock". It became the first ever single to enter the chart at No.1 and was Presley's second UK No.1. It went to on to sell over 4 ...

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  14. Weekend Rock Question: What's the Best Elvis Presley Song?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | RollingStone

    This month marks the 80th anniversary of Elvis Presley's birth. Graceland celebrated the occasion with a long party that featured Priscilla and Lisa Marie, screenings of Viva Las Vegas and Jailhouse Rock and an enormous eight-tiered cake.

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  15. Lottie Olliff Johnson remembered as Statesboro innovator, entrepreneurRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Mabel Sanders. Mrs. Johnson took her love of Elvis Presley to nursing homes with her, singing and dancing to "Jailhouse Rock" and others. Great-granddaughter Ella Kay Wayne fondly remembers tap dancing at the age of 4 with her "Nana" at a nursing ...

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  16. Cutest Jailbird You Ever Did SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Dallas Observer

    ... Tom Parker, generally went a bit overboard with the movie roles, but the 1957 release of the movie-musical Jailhouse Rock is prime example of Presley's work on the big screen. The Alamo Drafthouse will celebrate the King's 80th birthday with a ...

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  17. Presley's First Record, 'My Happiness,' Auctions for $300,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Daily News

    ... that included hit songs such as "Hound Dog" and "Suspicious Minds," and to making popular movies such as "Jailhouse Rock." The story about the "My Happiness" recording is told to visitors who take the tour of Sun Records, now a museum. Along with ...

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  18. Presley's 1st record auctions for $300,000Read the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Altoona Mirror

    ... that included hit songs such as "Hound Dog" and "Suspicious Minds," and to making popular movies such as "Jailhouse Rock." Before the auction, fans of Presley gathered outside Graceland in sub-freezing temperatures for a cake-cutting ceremony. ...

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  19. Elvis Presley's 1st record sells for $300K at 80th birthday auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | CBC News

    ... that included hit songs such as "Hound Dog" and "Suspicious Minds," and to making popular movies such as "Jailhouse Rock." The story about the "My Happiness" recording is told to visitors who take the tour of Sun Records, now a museum. Along with ...

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  20. Elvis Presley's 1st record sells for $300K at 80th birthday auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | CBC News

    ... that included hit songs such as "Hound Dog" and "Suspicious Minds," and to making popular movies such as "Jailhouse Rock." The story about the "My Happiness" recording is told to visitors who take the tour of Sun Records, now a museum. Along with ...

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