Tag: Culture

Black Velvet Elvis

Alannah Miles had a boyfriend. He was riding on a bus. But it was not just any bus. This was a bus filled with good people. They were Elvis fans. Christopher Ward became inspired to write a song about this experience. It was August 1987 and they were traveling to Memphis to attend the 10th…

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B.B. King, Others Knew and Defended Elvis Presley Against All Racist Assertions

Elvis, B.B. King and racism-Interview with Jack Dennis, 2010 B.B. King knew “the definitive truth about Elvis Presley and racism.” ‘. ‘Let me tell you the definitive truth about Elvis Presley and racism’, The King of the Blues, B.B. King said in 2010. ‘With Elvis, there was not a single drop of racism in that man. And…

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Elvis Presley Movies Ranked

Every Elvis Presley Movie ranked (by box office success, IMDB, Ultimate Movie Ranking). Jailhouse Rock (1957) Loving You (1957) Love Me Tender (1956) King Creole (1958) Viva Las Vegas (1964) G.I. Blues (1960) Blue Hawaii (1961) Follow That Dream (1962) Flaming Star (1960) Girl Happy (1965) Roustabout (1964) Girls! Girls! Girls! (1962) Elvis: That’s the…

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Posters of the 60s-70s Baby Boomer Generation

Baby Boomers are responsible for the most dynamic cultural changes in American history. From music, art, language and fashion, almost radical like emphasis was placed on distorting boundaries between the sophisticated elites and the creative have-nots. In art, “Pop” permeated into packaging, television, advertisements, comic books, and movies. In fashion, we evolved from greaser crewcuts…

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