For Immediate Release
Contact: April Rachal
& Eskridge Law Firm
First Annual Memphis Heroes Awards
April 13, 2004
Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 North Main St., Memphis, 7:30
|Bill Black, D. J. Fontana and Scotty Moore
© Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc.
Eskridge & Eskridge is proud to be a Sponsor of The Memphis Chapter's
first annual Heroes Awards to be held April 13, 2004 at the Cannon Center of
Performing Arts in beautiful downtown Memphis. This black tie event will
honor Elvis Presley's first bandmates, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Scotty
Moore, Bill Black and D.J. Fontana;
GRAMMY Award-winning musician/bandleader Ike Turner; GRAMMY
Award-winning multi-instrumentalist Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown;
and indie rock band, Big Star.
The Heroes Awards begin at 7:30 p.m. and will be video taped for a future
broadcasting date on PBS. There will be live performances, awards and
video tributes. Some of the artists participating in the event include Ronnie
McDowell, GRAMMY winners the Jordanaires; GRAMMY
winner John D. Loudermilk; Mike Mills, bass
player for GRAMMY-winning band R.E.M.; and three-time W.C. Handy Award winner Joe
Tickets are currently available at all Ticketmaster locations, online at ticketmaster.com
or by phone at 901.525.1515.