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Conan's "Serious Jibber Jabber" Series Features Elvis Historian Peter Guralnick

May 31, 2013

Elvis fans can watch a new video (above) featuring acclaimed music historian and Elvis expert Peter Guralnick with Elvis fan Conan O'Brian. Guralnick joins Conan on the "Serious Jibber-Jabber" series to discuss Elvis, Sam Cooke, Sun Records and more.

Guralnick's books include the prize-winning two-volume biography of Elvis Presley, "Last Train to Memphis" and "Careless Love." As one of America's leading cultural historians, Peter Guralnick has been called a "National Resource" by critic Nat Hentoff. He is currently working on a biography of Sam Phillips and co-produced the documentary "Sam Phillips: The Man Who Invented Rock ‘n’ Roll," as well as writing the scripts for the Grammy-winning documentary "Sam Cooke/Legend" and Martin Scorsese’s blues documentary "Feel Like Going Home."

Watch the entire interview with Elvis historian Peter Guralnick and Conan by visiting Fans can also learn all about the king by visiting our About The King section on or by planning their own rock 'n' roll pilgrimage to the king's home here in Memphis. Plan your trip to Graceland with our new specials and packages featured on!