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Sun Rising - The Songs that made Memphis
Sun Rising - The Songs that made Memphis

Coming for the first time to COPACC, Sun Rising

- The Songs That Made Memphis will perform a

critically acclaimed show telling the incredible story

of Elvis, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins,

Roy Orbison, Rufus Thomas Jnr, Howlin’ Wolf, BB

King and many more. They all had one thing in

common: they all launched their careers at the

famous Sun Record Company in Memphis.

For the last four years, Sun Rising have travelled the

country, playing sold out performances, dazzling

crowds with their incredible musicianship, infectious

passion and standout renditions of Sun’s timeless


Relive the amazing songs and classic tales of Sun

Records early years. You will be amazed by how

many songs you know. Paying homage to both the

artists and Sun’s owner/producer, Sam Phillips, the

show has even been endorsed by the Phillips family!

So break out the brylcreem, slip on the dancing

shoes and be prepared for a rockin’ night of music

and stories. It will be an unforgettable experience!

  • Proudly sponsored by Colac Herald, Dinny Goonan Wines, Baronga Motor Inn
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