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From Deutschendorf to Denver

John Denver RD CD cover

Henry Deutschendorf was born in Roswell, New Mexico, but as a teenager he began playing folk clubs, billing himself — in tribute to his favorite city — as “John Denver.”

Elvis’ guitar fetches more than $25,000 in Heritage auction

Heritage Auction Galleries sold nearly $650,000 worth of music, TV and movie memorabilia in its Signature Music & Entertainment Memorabilia Auction held June 5 and 6. In the music category, an acoustic guitar owned and used by Elvis Presley attracted the highest final bid, selling for $26,290, including buyer’s premium. Elvis played the guitar in the movie “Follow That Dream” and it had been on display at the Warner Bros. Museum in Hollywood until its previous owner decided to put it up for sale.