Tag Archives: Elvis Presley

A Stamp of Approval


This year the U.S. Postal Service issued a new Elvis Presley tribute stamp. The USPS states that through his music, Elvis ‘helped break down social barriers.’ This writer ponders Elvis’ contribution.

The Mike Eldred Trio delivers rock to its roots.

Mike Eldred Trio, “Bossa Nova Baby” By Bruce Sylvester The deeper “The Mike Eldred Trio” (Rip Cat) digs into American roots music, the stronger they sound.   Those powerful a cappella harmonies on the opener, “Don’t Go Down There,” have vestiges …