About Memphis Jones
The story of Memphis music is so rich and fascinating, and nobody tells it better than Memphis Jones. Whether solo with an acoustic guitar or fronting his dynamic band, this artist will deliver the most entertaining educational experience you've ever had.
When he's not giving a musical history tour or traveling the world promoting the city for the Convention & Visitor's Bureau, Memphis Jones and his band are usually performing at B.B. King's, the epicenter of Beale Street. He'll give you the fascinating story of Sun Studio, Stax, Royal, and American — from Elvis and Carl Perkins to Al Green to Dusty Springfield and Justin Timberlake. He knows the trivia and the gossip, the scuttlebutt and the rumors.
Oh — he can sing and play like nobody's business, too.
Bottom line: He's a charming and charismatic entertainer, with the knowledge and talent to entertain and inform at the same time. If you're fascinated by Memphis music and its amazing impact on the world, look no further than Memphis Jones.