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Sun Studio - The place where an 18 year old Elvis Presley recorded his first song. It’s well-known in the music industry as "The Birthplace of Rock 'N' Roll" and the most famous recording studio in the world. Opened by rock pioneer Sam Phillips in...more
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The history of Rock and Roll in one tiny location. What a place. We waited for 45 minutes for our tour to begin but what a great room to wait. Memorabilia everywhere and great merchandise to buy. Out tour guide was great and played a...More
Highly recommend. Our tour guide Lydia had a genuine love for the musicians and history she was talking about and her energy and passion ensured a fantastic vibe. We thought we knew it all already and were just there to walk the same steps as...More
Very informative guided tour of Sun studio. Tours last an hour and start 30 minutes apart. After the upstairs museum everyone is lead down to the actual recording studio (which is still in use!!!) where you stand in the actual spot Elvis stood (🙀). Lots...More
This tour was added to the Mojo bus tour of downtown Memphis. So they drop you off at the studio & wait for you. The tour guide there was a delight & answered all the questions everyone had. Would recommend this tour
Sun Records, Memphis, TN.
Reliving my radio musical youth.
This place is music history as remembered by every generation. To see the studio, the photos and the various musical instruments was fabulous. When in Memphis, Sun Studios is some of the best musical time you...More
This was a terrific tour with fascinating details about the birth of Rock ‘n Roll with tour guide demonstrations of how the music was made. If you are lucky, Graham, the piano player in sunglasses, will be your very talented guide. Highly recommend for the...More
fantastic place ,fantastic tour, fantastic guide,Lana, she was very knowledgeable and full of enthusiasm. It was awesome to stand where so many greats had stood before and hold the very mic that Elvis held. Would definitely recommend this tour to anyone interested in music
What a wonderful tour. Graham was the best! He was funny, entertaining, (even played Jerry Lee Lewis's piano in true form), and incredibly knowledgeable. You get goose bumps standing in the same recording studio as Elvis, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash, and so many others. We...More
My sister and I visited Sun Studio as part of a long, special weekend. We knew this was a place we had to visit but having very little knowledge of the birthplace of R&R we did not expect much. Boy were we wrong. Lahna Deering...More
My wife and I recently had an opportunity to tour Sun Studio in Memphis. The beginning is a little bit off-putting because the initial waiting area is a little cramped and touristy. We were expecting a rather normal tourist experience but, once the tour itself...More
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Too much for one day in my opinion, you will need more than an hour at Sun, since you can stay after the formal tour and take photographs in the Studio..although the day we were there, the shuttle wasn’t on time and once it... More
Too much for one day in my opinion, you will need more than an hour at Sun, since you can stay after the formal tour and take photographs in the Studio..although the day we were there, the shuttle wasn’t on time and once it arrived we still had a wot a bit before it left