Elvis ain't dead. He lives on as I just recently discovered my mother' s favourite Elvis song is "Don't Be Cruel". She told me cuz i was playing it (on a cassette tape) over and over and over again. I was trying to learn the lyrics by heart. I know the chords on the guitar. Em7 is one of my favourite sounds. "Don't Be Cruel" it's what i really feel right now and It's on my busking songlist. I'm gonna busk before i die, i tell ya. Isn't that a weird fantasy? I can make it a reality, too. All's i need is a little more practice.
Happy and i once made it all the way to Memphis Tennessee. Our goal was to go to Graceland and to hear Al Green preach (he's a pastor now as a promise to God to get him outta hot water)Al Green has the sweetest voice known to me. His church is just a hop, skip and a jump from Graceland. So Me & Happy, one Saturday night a few years back - We stayed in a hotel right across the street from Elvis's HOUSE (OMG), the hotel had a guitar shaped pool and played Elvis Movies 24 hours a day. It was glorious. Before you get to the Gates of Graceland, there's a flagstone wall Covered with graffiti and/or love notes to The King. My favourite was one written in bold black marker that said: