Thursday, December 06, 2018

The King is ain't dead

In Episode 20 of Sounding Bored, dedicated to the life and work of one Elvis Aaron Presley, host Rob and guest David (among other things) lamented the King's waning musical legacy, at least in comparison to the likes of The Beatles, who continue to be cited as an influence on contemporary bands and artists. Nevertheless, as photographer Graeme Oxby's new book The Kings Of England illustrates, Elvis remains a cultural icon, the focal point of a vibrant subculture.

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