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One Night in Memphis at Gold Strike
Tribute to Carl Prekins, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Elvis is Jan. 12
TUNICA — The production of “One Night in Memphis” is showcasing its tribute to rock legends at Gold Strike Casino Resort on Friday, Jan. 12, at 8 p.m.
“One Night in Memphis” is an exciting tribute to Sun Records legends Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Elvis Pre- sley. The production was created by acclaimed show director John Mueller and delivers over 90 minutes of rockabilly, country, gos- pel and 1950’s rock ‘n’ roll, performed live by a dynamic rockabilly backup band.
“One Night in Memphis” promises an unparalleled entertain- ment experience that is garnering critical acclaim, sold-out shows and standing ovations.
On Dec. 4, 1956, history was made as these iconic artists con- verged at Sun Records studio in Memphis, Tennessee. Carl Perkins, joined by his brothers and drummer W.S. Holland, were recording new material with Jerry Lee Lewis, an emerging piano virtuoso, en- listed by Sam Phillips to join this session. Unexpectedly, Elvis Pre- sley, the reigning showbiz sensation, made a visit. This impromptu jam session produced an enduring legacy that continues to inspire artists today.
One Night in Memphis
Relive the era-defining hits “Blue Suede Shoes,” “Folsom Prison Blues,” “Great Balls of Fire” and more, all performed by nationally acclaimed talents.
Tickets start at $19.50 and are on sale now.
    See Great White with Slaughter at Gold Strike
Rock & Roll show at Gold Strike Theatre on Friday, Feb. 23
TUNICA — See rock greats Great White and Slaughter at Gold Strike Casino Resort Resort at 8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 23.
Great White, the iconic rock band hailing from Los Angeles, has left an indelible mark on the music industry with their electri- fying performances and timeless hits. Known for their signature blend of hard rock and blues, Great White has garnered a mas- sive and dedicated fan base over the years.
Their hit albums, such as Once Bitten and Twice Shy, catapulted them to stardom. Once Bitten boasted unforgettable tracks like “Rock Me” and “Save Your Love,” while Twice Shy featured the smash hit “Once Bitten, Twice Shy,” which remains a classic rock anthem to this day.
Great White’s talent has been recognized with several awards and accolades, including Grammy nominations and platinum- selling albums. Their exceptional musicianship and charismatic stage presence have earned them a revered spot in rock history.
The enduring popularity of Great White is a testament to their timeless music and the unforgettable experiences they create on stage, cementing their status as legends in the rock and roll world.
Great White
Slaughter, a prominent rock band formed in 1988, achieved massive success in the late ‘80s and early ‘90s. Known for their melodic hard rock sound, they scored hits like “Fly to the An- gels,” “Up All Night,” and “Spend My Life.” Their music re- mains a staple of the era’s metal scene. Tickets start at $49.50. Visit for information.

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