Miami Herald: Memphis True Birthplace of Rock ‘n’ Roll

The Miami Herald has a solid article defending Memphis’ claim as the birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll.

The article comes days before Elvis Week, which kicks off Friday, Aug. 10 and lasts until Saturday, Aug. 18 (check out this weekend’s The Memphis News for highlights). Because, as the story explains, “Graceland’s importance to Memphis as a musical destination can’t be understated.”

This line about sums the piece up: “Music seems to seep out of every building, blare from every speaker, accompany every meal.” Read the full story here.