Paul McCartney Plays a Famous Bass

In Tuesday’s Daily News, I wrote about a Beatles photo exhibit at the Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum.

The Beatles loved Memphis. That also goes for Elvis, the king of rock so synonymous with the city. Elvis was one of many early inspirations for the Beatles.

Paul McCartney years ago acquired the original upright bass guitar played by Bill Black in Elvis’ early trio.

Here he is, clearly enjoying his toy:

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