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Memphis Jones Looks at the Soul of Memphis

October 10, 2012

Elvis Week host Memphis Jones is back and is taking music lovers on a tour around Memphis. In a new video posted by the Memphis Convention & Visitor's Bureau, Memphis Jones goes on a musical pilgrimage from the Mississippi Delta to the birthplace of rock 'n' roll.

Elvis fans planning to visit Graceland can learn more about the blues and soul roots that inspired the King of Rock 'n' Roll. Memphis Jones looks at the history behind the sound of Memphis, plus the best dining in the country and the nightlife on Beale Street. Get a closer look at the ground-breaking musicians who started their careers on the banks of the Mississippi River and find out why music lovers travel from around the world to experience Graceland and the Bluff City.

Elvis fans can learn more about traveling to Memphis by visiting If you are looking for a musical pilgrimage, check out our Music By Region section which features music hot spots from the bayous of New Orleans to the delta blues in Mississippi. You can also see complete highlights with Memphis Jones during Elvis Week 2012 at