Sun Studio: The Birthplace of Rock and Roll

October 2014

• October 28, 2014 • Comments are off for this post

If you want to see where it all began, there’s no better place than Sam Phillips’s legendary Sun Studio. This humble building in downtown Memphis served as the venue for the recording of the very first rock and roll single, and it became the destination for the early stars of rock. Everyone from Elvis and… Read more »

• October 21, 2014 • Comments are off for this post

Memphis foodies rave about the incredible dishes delivered by Jose Gutierrez, the locally renowned chef at River Oaks. The cuisine at River Oaks takes ordinary flavors and infuses them with a delightful blend of innovation to create a truly special experience. Signature dishes include a succulent short rib ravioli, as well as an amazing roasted… Read more »

• October 14, 2014 • Comments are off for this post

There are too many eateries in Memphis specializing in barrelhouse blues and down-home food to count, but locals recommend Rum Boogie on Beale Street to anybody looking to get a good sample of what made the city famous. Opened in 1985 in the height of the Beale Street renaissance, Rum Boogie combines rockin’ Delta blues… Read more »

• October 7, 2014 • Comments are off for this post

You know that you love the way that chocolate tastes, but aside from that there’s probably not much else that you know about this sweet treat. Here are two interesting chocolate facts that every chocolate lover should know. Dark chocolate and milk chocolate differ because of their amount of cacoa, or the beans that chocolate… Read more »