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!