Motorcycles and Mississippi mamas: The unlikely camaraderie of Elvis Presley and John Phillips

None other than Elvis Presley rode motorcycles with Mamas and Papas mastermind John Phillips in Palm Springs, heard a demo of solo debut John Phillips [John, the Wolfking of L.A.] before its April 1970 distribution on Dunhill Records, and wanted to record the Top 40 country rock hit “Mississippi.” Colonel Tom Parker vetoed the…

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Retro pop culture interviews & lovin’ something fierce sustain this University of Georgia Master of Agricultural Leadership alum. Email: jeremylr@windstream.net

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