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Episode #159      Thursday, 6 February 2014
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean talk about prepping for the new VIP Exhibit - "60 Years of Elvis" - opening February 24. We get ready to say goodbye to the now-closed "Elvis...Through His Daughter's Eyes" with a special interview from Lisa Marie Presley. Lisa Marie shares her memories of growing up at Graceland and one particular memory involving a golf cart. Fans can check out the final goodbye by watching our special Livestream event "Elvis...Through His Daughter's Eyes" on Thursday, February 13 at 11:00/10:00 a.m. CT. We also dive into what will come in the new exhibit and tell fans who will be joining us on the Rubberneckin' podcast next week.

Episode #158      Thursday, 30 January 2014
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean talk about the upcoming Livestream VIP Tour of "Elvis... Through His Daughter's Eyes." The Rubberneckin duo share some of their favorite artifacts on display and how Graceland is preparing for the new "60 Years of Elvis" VIP Exhibit. Get ready to see them in person as they will be appearing in major U.S. cities as Graceland hits the road again for this year's media tour! Plus, fans still have a chance to see "ELVIS LIVES: The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Event" with 11 shows taking place in Branson, MO. Fans can learn more by visiting ElvisLivesTour.com. Also, be sure to get your tickets for "ELVIS PRESLEY - ON STAGE" in Europe with a new date now added in Belgium. We wrap up this week's podcast with Elvis sightings including a special "Teddy Bear" performance in a reunion from the 90s hit show "Full House" with Jimmy Fallon

Episode #157      Thursday, 24 January 2014
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell talk about this week's exciting events, plus we feature an interview with Elvis Radio's DJ Argo and 2013 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Dean Z, who is now touring with "ELVIS LIVES: The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Event!" Dean Z talks about how he first became an Elvis fan and what its like to bring Elvis' music to an entirely new generation. We also look at the latest release of the Follow That Dream Collection "Something for the Girls" which features a 528-page book on the Elvis classic "Loving You." Fans can preorder this new release and add a Valentine's Day plush gift basket for only $6.99! As we wrap up this week's podcast, we look at several Elvis festivals happening around the globe and talk about the closing our our "Elvis...Through His Daughter's Eyes" VIP Exhibit and what will be coming in its place as we get ready to celebrate 60 Years of Elvis here at Elvis Presley's Graceland!

Episode #156      Thursday, 16 January 2014
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean give a complete recap from the birthday celebration here at Elvis Presley's Graceland! The Rubberneckin duo looks at the top 10 ways the world celebrated Elvis and talk about some of the highlight moments, including photo galleries from both Rolling Stone and "NBC News," in addition to, of course, our own 2014 Proclamation Ceremony LiveStream event. Also, you can learn more about RCA Records and Legacy Recordings' latest release celebrating the 40th Anniversary of "Elvis Recorded Live On Stage In Memphis." The new album is an expanded 2-CD release of the monumental concert experience featuring tracks left off the original album, plus a wealth of previously unreleased material, including a 24-page booklet featuring never-before-seen memorabilia and rare photos. We also return to our Elvis sightings this week with a special "All Shook Up" sighting on "Wheel of Fortune" and our own personal sighting featuring the cast of "Saved By The Bell."

Episode #155      Thursday, 9 January 2014
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean bring you a special podcast from the 2014 Elvis Birthday Celebration! Special guests Knox Phillips and Wink Martindale helped cut the cake as the 60 Years of Rock ‘n’ Roll celebration kicked off at Graceland. Also, surprise guest TODAY Show's Jenna Bush joined YouTube's "Blue Christmas" star David Thibault in singing "Happy Birthday" for the king. Don't miss her exclusive story on the #HappyBirthdayElvis celebration and the 16-year-old singing sensation, airing soon on the TODAY Show. Fans can hear the complete ceremony by listening to this week's podcast or you can also check out the complete 2014 Birthday Proclamation Ceremony via Livestream. Also, be sure to see live updates, including photos, video and more by following @VisitGraceland on Twitter and Elvis Presley's Graceland on Facebook.


Episode #154      Thursday, 2 January 2014
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean countdown the days to the 2014 Elvis Birthday Celebration and look back at the top 12 moments from 2013 for Elvis Presley's Graceland! Get a sneak peak on what to expect on Elvis' birthday cake and be sure to tune in for the LiveStream webcast to see the cake for yourself! We also announce two special guests who will be singing Happy Birthday to Elvis during the event. YouTube sensation David Thibault and Knox Phillips will be celebrating along with fans on the front lawn of Elvis Presley's Graceland. Fans can also learn more about new tour dates added in Germany for "ELVIS PRESLEY - ON STAGE," plus check out up-coming performances for "ELVIS LIVES - The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Event." Fans can also can see the 60 Years of Rock 'n' Roll kick off celebration at Hard Rock Memphis on New Year's Eve. From the Graceland family to yours - Happy New Year Elvis fans!

Episode #153      Thursday, 19 December 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean talk about the latest in Elvis news and some exciting announcements here at Elvis Presley's Graceland. First off, they dive into Elvis Christmas savings from ShopElvis.com and how Elvis fans can save big on some great Elvis goodies! Also, they talk about Charles "Chip" Esten's latest release of the song he wrote specifically for the 2013 Lighting Ceremony. Fans can purchase "The Lights of Graceland" by visiting iTunes.com. All proceeds will benefit the Elvis Presley Charitable Foundation. Fans can hear a first-hand account from Esten on why writing this song meant so much to him and how coming to Graceland for the first time was one of his life-long dreams. The Rubberneckin' duo talks about exciting events taking place during the 2014 Elvis Birthday Celebration and how fans who can't join us in Memphis can tune in for the Proclamation Ceremony on LiveStream. We also remind Elvis fans to follow Elvis Presley's Graceland for live updates from the king's home!

Episode #152      Thursday, 12 December 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Archives Director Angie Marchese joins Amanda Pannell to talk about the latest in Elvis news and some exciting announcements here at Elvis Presley's Graceland. First off, we mix things up with a brief recap of Elvis news taking place around the world and here at the king's home. Fans can learn about the recent announcement of "ELVIS PRESLEY ON STAGE" kicking off their tour in Iceland and also check out some great deals coming from the official Elvis store - ShopElvis.com. We also look at our brand new social media platforms featuring Elvis Presley's Graceland and some fun interactive ways to experience the ultimate rock 'n' roll pilgrimage online. Fans can now see a map of visiting Graceland and Memphis by following our Graceland Pinterest boards, plus see an amazing 16-year-old make the king proud with his tribute to Elvis' "Blue Christmas." Also, Archives Director Angie Marchese shares a little insight on a recent visit to Graceland by Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis, plus she dives into this week's featured topic - the recently expanded "'68 Special" Exhibit. Hear first-hand insight from the mastermind of this permanent exhibit, plus find out details about the soon-to-some "60 Years of Elvis" VIP Exhibit - coming in February of 2014!

Episode #151      Thursday, 5 December 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Alicia Dean and Kevin Kern touch base on the 2014 Birthday Celebration and feature an exclusive interview about the opening of the recently expanded "'68 Special" Exhibit. Graceland's Archives Director Angie Marchese joins the Rubberneckin' duo and shares details on the work that went into making the expanded exhibit possible, plus how it gives Elvis fans an entirely new experience. Learn all about the brand new wall-sized video on display and the new '68 Special artifacts now featured. Also, hear first-hand from our Elvis experts on why this legendary live performance meant so much to Elvis both personally and professionally. Fans can hear interviews with Elvis while recording the '68 Special and live excerpts from the NBC production, including the first-ever jam session featuring the king and several of his former band members. As we wrap up this week's podcast, Marchese talks about why this exhibit will always remain at Elvis Presley's Graceland and offers a sneak peak at the new VIP exhibit coming in February. Fans can see photos and watch video about the expanded "'68 Special" Exhibit by clicking here.

Episode #150      Thursday, 28 November 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Alicia Dean and Kevin Kern go behind-the-scenes of the 2013 Lighting Ceremony with special guest and ABC's Nashville star Charles "Chip" Esten. Chip talks about writing a song specifically about the annual lighting ceremony at Graceland and why coming here was such a special moment for him. He breaks down the meaning of his lyrics and how Elvis made a huge impact on his own musical journey. Esten currently plays the lead role of Deacon Claybourne in the Emmy nominated show "Nashville" on ABC. Fans can watch a new video of "The Lights of Graceland" on the official Elvis Presley's Graceland YouTube page. As we wrap up this week's podcast, the Rubberneckin' duo reminds fans to follow the new social media dedicated to Elvis Presley's Graceland and talk about how fans can now join in on all of the fun!

Episode #149      Thursday, 14 November 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Alicia Dean and Kevin Kern talk about our special guest announcement for the 2013 Graceland Lighting Ceremony, plus excitement brewing for the 2014 Birthday Celebration! ABC's "Nashville" star Charles "Chip" Esten will be joining us as we light up Graceland for Elvis' favorite time of year! The 2013 Graceland Lighting Ceremony will take place on Friday, November 22 at 6:00 p.m. and is open to the public for FREE! The podcast duo also talk about the 2014 Birthday Celebration pre-sale, exclusive to our Elvis Insiders, and how you can snag tickets before they go on sale to the general public on Tuesday, November 19. Fans can also learn more about the latest releases from the Follow That Dream series and pre-order your own copy at ShopElvis.com. Finally, the Rubberneckin' team share behind-the-scenes details from when Lisa Marie Presley performed inside the Jungle Room at Graceland! As always we wrap up this week's podcast with an Elvis sighting from the New York Daily News!

Episode #148      Thursday, 7 November 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Alicia Dean and Amanda Pannell talk Christmas at Graceland and and big announcements for the 2014 Birthday Celebration. First, we kick off the conversation with the announcement of our LIVE webcast of the 2013 Lighting Ceremony. We also talk about all of our events and special guests coming up during the 2014 Birthday Celebration taking place on January 8 - 11. Fans can enjoy new events such as our Elvis Morning Movie with Malco and Memphis Grizzlies' Elvis Birthday Night! Want to win the ultimate getaway to Memphis? We've got the details on the Southwest Spirit Magazine's Memphis Getaway which includes a VIP tour of Graceland and $250 to spend at ShopElvis.com. As always, we wrap up the podcast with some Elvis sightings including Justin Timberlake covering Elvis' "Heartbreak Hotel" in the first show of his "The 20/20 Experience Tour" and a great interview with Anthony Hopkins on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.


Episode #147      Thursday, 31 October 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean talk Christmas at Graceland and decorating for the upcoming 2013 Lighting Ceremony on November 22. We also wish a safe and Happy Halloween to all of our Elvis fans around the world! Fans can learn how to book cheap flights to Memphis just in time for the holiday season, through Southwest Airlines. Plus, tune in for some exciting announcements through Elvis' Facebook and Twitter by following - #LUVMEMTender! The Rubberneckin' team also gives fans the inside scoop on this year's birthday celebration and some special guests who will be in attendance. Fans can check out new video from American Public Media's Prairie Home Companion's visit to Graceland and preorder the brand new Elvis Legend's Bedding sets by visiting Walmart.com. We also would like to remind everyone of the upcoming programs on Elvis Radio, including the Halloween Special featuring KISS's Gene Simmons who is the guest DJ! Plus, stock up Elvis fans! ShopElvis' Fall Clearance Sale is currently underway with huge savings on apparel, accessories, home decor and much more! We wrap up this week asking fans to submit their Elvis sightings and follow Elvis for all of the latest updates!

Episode #146      Thursday, 24 October 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean talk about the exciting events coming up here at Graceland and around the world! We kick off talking about an exciting new show coming to the United Kingdom where Elvis fans get to vote of their favorite hit from the king! The Nation's Favourite Elvis Songs" debuts on November 8 and fans check out the featured top 20 songs on new playlists in Amazon and iTunes! Fans can also learn more about the upcoming "Elvis Fans Holy Land Tour" taking place February 23 - March 4, 2014 and more about this once-in-a-life opportunity to explore the gospel side of Elvis in Israel! Halloween is right around the corner and the Rubberneckin' team knows where to find the perfect costumes with a great discount on ShopElvis.com. Plus, send us your Elvis pumpkin carvings and you could be featured on the Elvis Facebook page! As always we wrap up this week's podcast with Elvis sightings including one from the hit show "Hawaii 5-0" and the connection to Elvis.

Episode #145      Thursday, 17 October 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean talk about Christmas at Graceland! First, we tell fans how they can upload photos for FREE and snag one of the first-ever Elvis Christmas Fan Mosaics just in time for the holidays! With over 4,000 submissions so far, this mosaic could end up being one of the biggest to date and celebrates the king's favorite time of year! Fans can also learn more about the 2013 Lighting Ceremony and Christmas here at Graceland.  Rumor has it that there may be a 100% chance of snow and rockin' Santa could be making an appearance! Give like the king and join thousands of Elvis fans who contribute annually to the Graceland Poinsettia Campaign benefiting the Elvis Presley Charitable Foundation. We also send a special congratulations to Legends' Elvis Home Bedding and thank all of our Elvis fans who helped them advance to the finals in Walmart's "Get On The Shelf Contest." Get a peek at cheap flights to Memphis just in time for the holidays and why Chicago Magazine is calling it a "game changer." Plus, we wrap up with this week's Elvis sightings including one from Miley Cyrus and how Elvis' music impacted her life growing up. Be sure to follow Elvis on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube for the latest in Elvis and Graceland news!

Episode #144      Thursday, 10 October 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean talk about all of the exciting events happening here at Graceland and around the world! Elvis fans can catch the remaining shows of "ELVIS LIVES: The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Event" in Colorado and purchase tickets to the "Elvis Presley In Concert" shows in Chile, featuring Priscilla Presley as a special guest! Fans can also see recently added tour dates for "ELVIS PRESLEY ON STAGE" in Europe, including stops in France, Ireland, Holland and the United Kingdom. The king makes national headlines again after being named among Rolling Stone's Landmarks and Memphis' very own Beale Street is voted "America's Most Iconic Street" by USA TODAY readers. Elvis was deeply influenced by the music and fashion on Beale Street as a teenager and used this as a catalyst in the birth of rock 'n' roll. As always, we wrap up with this week's Elvis sightings with a special hot air balloon tribute to the king and an Elvis sighting from inside the European Parliament in Denmark!

Episode #143      Thursday, 3 October 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean talk about all of the exciting events happening here at Graceland and around the world! It's Pinktober at Graceland as we join several major business in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. Come see the lights of Graceland decked out in pink through out the month and also get ready for Christmas at Graceland! We are breaking out the Christmas decorations here and the podcast duo talks about some behind-the-scenes work that goes into decorating the king's castle. Also, don't miss the annual Graceland Lighting Ceremony taking place on November 22, 2013! Elvis fans can also learn about some huge savings coming from Southwest Airlines! Select markets are now offering flights to and from Memphis for as low as $89 and we have all of the details! Plus, Baltimore Elvis fans can also cash in on those savings and check out some great Memphis attractions by visiting the BaltimoreSun.com. As always we wrap up this week with Elvis sightings coming from Good Morning America, plus a Halloween sighting from the movie "Hocus Pocus."

Episode #142      Thursday, 26 September 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the exciting events happening here at Graceland and around the world! First off we talk about Lisa Marie's return to Graceland and her historic concert at the Levitt Shell, plus fans can check out new photos from her visit. Lisa Marie sits down with SiriusXM's Elvis Radio and talks about the emotions behind such a powerful performance and shares how she feels when she returns home to Graceland. Also, Priscilla Presley made a special appearance and compares music today to when Elvis first hit the scene. Fans can also learn more about "Elvis at Stax" recently being named "Best 2013 Album Reissues" by CBSNews.com and fans can check out video from the press conference of Graceland being named "Most Iconic American Attraction" by USA TODAY. Memphis lovers can also continue to vote for Beale Street to be named "Most Iconic American Street" by visiting 10Best.com. We look at the upcoming Elvis FANTasy Fest on October 11 and talk about some big names who will be making an appearance, plus we wrap up with the week's Elvis Sightings featuring Paul McCartney and "New Girl's" Zooey Deschanel.

Episode #141      Thursday, 19 September 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Week Host Brad Birkedahl interviews former members of J.D. Sumner and The Stamps Quartet - Donnie Sumner and Bill Baize. The gospel legends share what it was like to work with Elvis and how his music bridged the gap between blues, rock, country and gospel. The two also talk about their late night gospel jam sessions with Elvis and how Elvis' would play the "frustrated bass" vocalist. Donnie Sumner talks about Elvis' three favorite pass times which include gospel music, numerology and religion. Fans can hear a one-on-one with Bill Baize about meeting Elvis for the first time, plus what Elvis' favorite song was for them to sing after hours. Both men appeared at several events during Elvis Week 2013. Fans can see videos, photos, blogs and much more by visiting ElvisWeek.com.

Episode #140      Thursday, 12 September 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean celebrate as Graceland is named the "Top 10 Best Iconic American Attraction" by USA Today! Fans can learn more about this huge announcement tomorrow by visiting Elvis.com. Also, Elvis hits a new milestone as we reach nine million fans on Facebook! The podcast duo talks about what an honor it is to work for the greatest entertainer of all time and shows their appreciation to Elvis fans for their continued love and support. Also, we look at a new British run-away star who will be featuring a Christmas duet with the king himself, and we look at this year's "ELVIS LIVES: The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Event" where winners of the annual contest hosted here during Elvis Week will cover different eras of Elvis' life and legacy. Fans can learn more about the new tour kicking off in October by visiting ElvisLivesTour.com. As always we wrap up this week's podcast with our Elvis sightings - one featuring an appearance on the Game Show Network and one Elvis fan points out the king's influence on members of One Direction.

Episode #139      Thursday, 6 September 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean talk about some exciting events taking place here at Graceland and around the world. First we discuss Lisa Marie Presley's upcoming appearance at the Levitt Shell - the same place where her father was first billed on July 30, 1954. We also look at her complete tour which you can find at LisaPresley.com. Next, we go all the way to Israel where Elvis fans will get a chance to experience Elvis' gospel at its best. Elvis fans will follow in the footsteps of Jesus, cruise the Sea of Galilee, experience the Western Wall and the ancient city of Jerusalem, float in the Dead Sea, roam the beaches of Tel Aviv, experience baptism in the Jordan River and much more. Plus, don't miss baseball and Elvis at its finest with the San Francisco Giant's "Elvis Presley Tribute Night" this Monday, September 9, at AT&T Park. The first 20,000 fans to arrive will receive the Elvis-Themed Bullpen Rock poster, plus Elvis prizes, live entertainment and much more! We wrap up this week's podcast with this week's Elvis sightings and the tastiest barbecue near Graceland and a place where Elvis often ate too - Marlowe's. Fans can check out the complete menu at MarlowesMemphis.com.

Episode #138      Thursday, 30 August 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean welcome Director of Archives Angie Marchese to talk about some exciting events taking place here at Graceland and around the world. Fans can learn more about some rare footage and added bonuses included in the new "40th Anniversary 'Aloha from Hawaii'" DVD. Plus, get the inside scoop on Lisa Marie Presley's new fall tour and her upcoming FREE show at the Memphis Levitt Shell - the same place where her father was billed on July 30, 1954. Also, pick up a copy of "The Walking Dead" Soundtrack featuring her brand new single "People." Also, don't miss a chance to enjoy some baseball and celebrate the king with the San Francisco Giant's "Elvis Presley Tribute Night" at the ballpark on September 9, 2013. The Rubberneckin' trio tells us what to expect on the upcoming Elvis Cruise with American Queen Steamboat Company and talk about prepping for Christmas at Graceland! Angie shares some behind-the-scenes work that goes into decorating the mansion. Plus, Dereck Jeter makes an appearance in the "Official Elvis '68 Comeback" Fan Mosaic - courtesy of one Graceland Archives guru, and we take a look at this week's Elvis sightings from around the world.

Episode #137      Thursday, 22 August 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Amanda Pannell looks back on Elvis Week 2013 and online host Brad Birkedahl sits down with former members of J.D. Sumner and The Stamps Quartet, Bill Baize and Donnie Sumner. Be sure to tune in for this witty interview with the men who performed alongside Elvis in the legendary "Aloha From Hawaii" Concert. Donnie Sumner talks about Elvis favorite song "Sweet By And By" and how he would request for the quartet to sing it every night. Sumner also talks about Elvis on a personal level and some of Elvis' favorite past-times. Bill Baize tells the story of meeting Elvis for the first time and how Elvis broke the ice with a practical joke and a wig. Elvis fans can see a complete recap of Elvis Week 2013, including daily videos, live events, photos, blogs and more, by visiting ElvisWeek.com.

Episode #136      Thursday, 15 August 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Week online host Brad Birkedahl sits down with Mother Dolores Hart backstage during Conversations on Elvis on August 14, 2013. Mother Dolores shares the story of meeting Elvis for the first time and working with him on-set during "Loving You" and "King Creole." Mother Dolores also shares what it means to be a part of the Elvis Week celebration and how she hopes to feel Elvis spirit while visiting Graceland. She even dives into the first on-screen kiss and how her ears even turned red. She talks about how the two stayed in touch over the years and calls his legacy "outstanding." Mother Dolores wraps up this week's podcast by calling Graceland a magical place. We invite fans to support Mother Dolores' mission at Regina Laudis and donate to help the New Horizons project! Visit AbbeyofReginaLaudis.org for more information.

Episode #135      Thursday, 8 August 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean talk about all of the exciting events coming up as we get ready to celebrate Elvis Week 2013! Fans can tune in for our first #ElvisWeek hangout on Friday, August 9, at 11:00 a.m. CT, where fans will get to interact with this year's Elvis Week hosts. The Rubberneckin' team also gives a couple of sneak peeks at events happening here at Graceland during this year's celebration. Also, we look at the recently release "Elvis at Stax: Deluxe Edition" and how fans can enter to win their own copy by following @ElvisPresley on Twitter. Also, hear about a recent pop celebrity who made a grand appearance this week at Graceland! We wrap up with this week's podcast with Elvis sightings, featuring an Elvis cameo in a popular movie and a new article about the "Million Dollar Quartet" from Rolling Stone Magazine.

Episode #134      Thursday, 1 August 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Amanda Pannell is joined by special guest and Elvis Week online host Brad Birkedahl for a special preview of Elvis Week on the Rubberneckin' Podcast. Hear about all of the exciting things to do around Memphis, plus Brad offers a little expertise on his love for the king and the city Elvis loved the most. Whether you are looking for places to stay, ways to travel or the hottest spots to hit in Memphis, we give you a complete rundown of all of Memphis' popular attractions. Sleep like a king at the Peabody Hotel or Marriott Downtown, plus try the taste of Memphis' at the Hard Rock Cafe or Marlowe's. Bringing the family? Check out fun kids activities at America's Incredible Pizza Company. From Sun Studio and Stax here in Memphis to the birthplace of the king in Tupelo, MS, there's plenty for Elvis fans to enjoy. With our world-renowned zoo and the sights and sounds of Memphis' own blues and rock 'n' roll, there's something for everyone making the journey to Elvis Week 2013. As a life-long Elvis fan, Brad also chimes in with some of his own Elvis knowledge and talks a little bit about himself and how excited he is to host ElvisWeek.com. Catch great savings and check out a complete list of our Elvis Week partners by clicking here.

Episode #133      Thursday, 25 July 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Alicia Dean and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the exciting events coming up during Elvis Week 2013! Fans can now download the new Elvis Week App and customize their schedule, plus check out the interactive map, photo share feature, and our virtual candle! We give fans a heads up on some hot-ticket events that are close to selling out, plus more information on our brand new guest Mylon Le Fevre, who will be appearing during the Official Elvis Insiders Event on August 17. We recap this week's #ElvisChat discussing "Aloha From Hawaii" and talk about the upcoming enhanced screening at the Memphis Orpheum. Want to tour Memphis during Elvis Week? The HoundDog tour has been extended! Find out what days you can take the ultimate Memphis tour. We wrap up this week's podcast with a special visit from one of the 2013 Jaycees Ten Outstanding Young Men and challenge fans to a little #ElvisTrivia on Twitter.

Episode #132      Thursday, 18 July 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Alicia Dean and Amanda Pannell join Archives Director Angie Marchese in the vaults of Graceland to talk about exciting Elvis events taking place at Graceland and around the world. This week's Rubberneckin' trio talks about Elvis Week and recaps the latest #ElvisChat. Angie also fills us in on the history of the Candle Light Vigil and talks about some the exciting events you can look forward to here in Memphis. Next we look at the new Aloha Elvis credit card and why you need yours just in time for Elvis Week! Angie talks behind-the-scenes with the new limited-edition "Elvis: The King Revealed" magazine and shares stories about some exclusive photos and articles. We also look at some videos posted this week including Lisa Marie's new music video, Bruce Springsteen covering "Jailhouse Rock" and an adorable Elvis tribute from 20-month-old Ella Mae. As always we wrap up the show with this week's sightings from Kris Kardashian's new show and "The Late Late Show" host Craig Ferguson, plus Angie gives her own sighting from the HBO-series "True Blood."

Episode #131      Thursday, 11 July 2013
In this week's Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean talk about all of the exciting Elvis events happening around the world! First, we talk about all of the excitement buzzing around Elvis Week 2013, including Hard Rock's Last Chance Elvis Tribute Artist Contest, where fans can kick off the celebration with some live Elvis entertainment. We also have an exciting announcement about the Official '68 Comeback Special Fan Mosaic which is on record to the biggest one to date! Ready for another Elvis cruise? Fans can enjoy the roots of the Mississippi with another New Orleans to Memphis Elvis cruise featuring special guests and live Elvis music. We have the scoop on when and where you need to be for this exciting voyage! We also thank our Elvis fans for joining the first-ever #ElvisChat and look to stump fans with this week's #ElvisTrivia question about his days recording at Sun studio! Be the first to retweet the correct answer and you will get some Elvis goodies in the mail. As always we wrap up the podcast with Elvis sightings, including two from some classic movies in everyone's collection. Have a great weekend and look for @ElvisPresley on Twitter!

Episode #130      Thursday, 4 July 2013
In a special Fourth of July edition of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Alicia Dean and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the exciting Elvis events happening around the world! First we look at some upcoming Elvis tribute artist preliminaries and how you can compete for a spot. Plus, ALIVE Magazine recently named Memphis as a top spot to tour this summer and we mention a few places fans might want to check out. We also talk about all the buzz around the recent "If I Can Dream" video posted to the Elvis YouTube Channel, plus we play a snippet of one of the most legendary moments from this iconic performance. Are you on Vine? Check out our behind-the-scenes video of us recording the Rubberneckin' podcast, plus answer this week's #ElvisTrivia question pertaining to our new "'68 Comeback Special" Fan Mosaic and walk away with some rare Elvis goodies!

Episode #129      Thursday, 27 June 2013
In episode #128 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the exciting Elvis events happening around the world! Kicking off the celebration of the 45th anniversary of Elvis' "'68 Comeback Special," fans hear how Fan Mosaics will be creating a 24" x 30" collector's print of Elvis dressed in his legendary leather suit. Fans will be able to upload their photos today through July 28 to be part of this limited-edition print. They also talk about the limited number of tickets left for Elvis Week 2013 as Main Stage All-Access Passes and Aloha VIP tickets are now sold out. Lastly, fans hear about how they can view new videos of the king via Vine and Instagram. Don't forget to answer our weekly Elvis trivia question via Twitter! All you will need to do is download this week's podcast, listen for the trivia question and be the first to retweet our podcast tweet with the correct answer.

Episode #128      Thursday, 20 June 2013
In episode #128 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the exciting Elvis events happening around the world! First off we talk about "Elvis and Us" - back by popular demand at The Beatles Story in Liverpool, England. Graceland's Director of Archives Angie Marchese recently brought over new artifacts to display and you can get a sneak peek inside the recent additions by clicking here. Also, we look at videos from country music artist Scotty McCreery and HelloGiggles blogger Molly McAleer featuring their experience visiting Graceland. Also, Elvis fans can get a look at some great new Elvis items coming from retailors such as Rock 'n' Roll Imports, Mimobot, Opening Ceremony, Hello Kitty, Legends Home Bedding and Fathead, plus learn more about entering a new contest where you can win the brand new Elvis Fathead designs! We wrap up with some upcoming Elvis festivals and our Elvis sightings featuring Jack White and Willie Nelson. We also introduce a NEW segment where listeners can answer our weekly Elvis trivia question via Twitter! All you will need to do is download this week's podcast, listen for the trivia question and be the first to retweet our podcast tweet with the correct answer. You never know - you just might get an Elvis goodie in the mail.

Episode #127      Thursday, 13 June 2013
In episode #127 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Steven Gibbs and Alicia Dean welcome special guest and Graceland Archives Director Angie Marchese. First, the group takes a look at our exciting new announcements for Elvis Week 2013 and Angie chimes in with some interesting facts about Candlelight Vigil - a tradition originally started by Elvis fans. Then the group celebrates the recent 31st anniversary of Graceland opening to the public and our archives guru shares some rare facts about the first visitors to the king's home. Next, we look at the recent honor of being named the first Corporate Certified Arboretum and Angie gives fans a sneak peek at some upcoming announcements happening world-wide. As always we wrap up with Elvis sighting which includes a new video from Sir Paul McCartney backstage in Memphis and the HelloGiggles.com blogger who recently full-filled her lifelong dream of visiting Graceland.

Episode #126      Thursday, 6 June 2013
In episode #126 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean talk about all of the exciting events taking place here at Graceland and around the world. We kick off this week's news with an exciting announcement for Elvis Week 2013. Elvis fans will get to meet Mother Dolores Hart who co-starred in Elvis movies "Loving You" and "King Creole." The podcast team shares more details about this rare appearance and offer a little background on Mother Dolores and her new book. Plus, fans can learn more about where they can meet Lisa Marie Presley during the CMA Music Festival taking place this weekend. Have you been to Graceland? Expedia's Trip Styler recently made the rock 'n' roll pilgrimage and blogs about her "je ne sais quois" experience here at the king's home. Also, we go in-depth with a new video posted on Conan O'Brien's "Jibb Jabber" series featuring Elvis historian Peter Guralnick. As always, we wrap up with this week's Elvis sightings and invite you to come see us here at Graceland.

Episode #125      Thursday, 30 May 2013
In episode #125 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the exciting events taking place here at Graceland and around the world. The Rubberneckin' team first looks at history in the making with a recent visit from Sir Paul McCartney and they talk about the gift he left behind for Elvis and how he helped the Graceland Archives Department with one of Elvis' guitars. Also, don't miss your chance to win this Precious Moments Elvis Figurine and tune for free to SiriusXM's Elvis Radio until June 3! Fans can get a sneak peak at a big announcement for Elvis Week 2013 and learn more about the Buy More, Save More ShopElvis Sale where fans can save up to 20% off Elvis products. This week's shout out features a new video posted on Conan's Serious Jibber Jabbers series. Also, we wrap up this week's show with Elvis sightings featuring Jamie Chung from the "Hangover II" and Al Wertheimer's new exhibit that just opened in Texas.

Episode #124      Thursday, 23 May 2013
In episode #124 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Alicia Dean and Kevin Kern give fans a special podcast featuring Elvis' co-stars! The Rubberneckin' team starts off discussing the month-long Elvis movie marathon taking place on ENCORE every night beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. CT. Then, listeners get a special treat as two of Elvis' co-stars, Chris Noel (Girl Happy) and Manny Lopez (Fun In Acapulco), talk about what it was like to be on set with the king. Fans also have a chance to win the Big Easy Ultimate Graceland Sweepstakes by visiting EncoreUltimateGracelandSweeps.com. In addition, don't forget about the Elvis movie tweet-a-longs, where we share fun movie trivia facts, photos and more LIVE from Graceland. Fans can check out the upcoming tweet-a-longs by clicking here.

Episode #123      Thursday, 16 May 2013
In episode #123 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Alicia Dean and Kevin Kern talk about all of the exciting events taking place here at Graceland and around the world. The Rubberneckin' team congratulates the Memphis Grizzlies on their first-ever move to the Western Conference Finals and remind fans that Graceland is still lit up in Grizz Nation's blue and gold. Fans can also learn more about the "Elvis Experience" exhibit which is now open in Porto Alegre, Brazil, at the Barra Shopping South. Plus, South American fans can look forward to "Elvis Presley in Concert" which will be back on tour in Brazil in October. Fans looking for some cool Elvis swag from the ENCORE month-long movie marathon can learn more about the ENCORE collection now featured on ShopElvis.com, plus tune in for our final Elvis Tweet-A-Longs. Also, don't miss your chance to win ENCORE's Big Easy to Graceland Sweepstakes by visiting EncoreUltimateGracelandSweeps.com. Looking for the latest Follow That Dream releases? The Rubberneckin' team has a sneak peak at the upcoming releases in June and fans can learn more about some exciting Elvis festivals and events taking place this summer. As always we wrap up with the week's Elvis Sightings which include Elvis and Graceland mentions on "Good Morning America" and "Let's Make a Deal."


Episode #122      Thursday, 9 May 2013
In episode #122 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Alicia Dean and Kevin Kern talk about all of the exciting events taking place here at Graceland and around the world. The Rubberneckin' team looks at a new 3-CD box set release from RCA/Legacy titled "ELVIS AT STAX: DELUXE EDITION" and offer fans a little sneak peek of what to expect! Fans can also learn more about four new Follow That Dream releases now available on ShopElvis.com. Hear more about a recently added guest for Elvis Week 2013 and check out the Rubberneckin' team attempt to tackle her legendary soprano voice. We also talk about the Grizzlies second run in the NBA playoffs and how fans can see Graceland decked out in blue and gold, plus a new transportation system in Memphis where Elvis fans can travel to all of the local attractions with one flat rate. Learn more about new Elvis home decor at Jo-Ann Craft and Fabric stores and be sure to check out our next Tweet-A-Long on Saturday, May 11, featuring "Viva Las Vegas." In closing, we send out our condolences to the family and friends of Carol Butler, an integral and dearly loved member of the EPE family, who recently lost her battle with cancer. As always we wrap up with this week's Elvis Sightings, plus talk about where you can find the latest Elvis news.

Episode #121      Thursday, 2 May 2013
In episode #121 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Alicia Dean and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the exciting events taking place here at Graceland and around the world. First we look at the month-long Elvis movie marathon taking place on ENCORE. Every night, fans can enjoy one of Elvis' films beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. CT. Fans also have a chance to win the Big Easy Ultimate Graceland Sweepstakes by visiting EncoreUltimateGracelandSweeps.com. We also talk about our new Elvis movie tweet-a-longs, where we share fun movie trivia facts, photos and more LIVE from Graceland. Fans can check out the upcoming tweet-a-longs by clicking here. The Rubberneckin' duo also give a little behind-the-scenes look at the first-ever Google+ Hangout here at Graceland and ask fans to share their ideas for the next hangout coming soon! Next, we celebrate Stax Museum of American Soul's 10th Anniversary and listen to Tim Sampson from Stax share stories about Elvis' time recording at the legendary studio. We also send a special shout out to the Stax family as Memphis declares 2013 the "Year of Stax." Also, hear more about country singer Scotty McCreery's recent trip to Graceland and get more information about the hot new Elvis-themed clothing line from Opening Ceremony. As always, we wrap up with Elvis sightings and send a special invite to one life-long Elvis fan.

Episode #120      Thursday, 25 April 2013
In episode #120 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the exciting events taking place here at Graceland and around the world. We kick off this week's podcast with Graceland dressed in Beale Street Blue and Memphis Grizz Gold, as we celebrate the Grizz play-off run here in Memphis. We also take a look at the exciting contest from ENCORE and the month-long movie marathon featuring your favorite Elvis movies. The Rubberneckin' team also talks about our new partnership for the March of Dimes' 75th Anniversary and an exciting event taking place this Saturday, featuring Mary Kosloski, an original poster child for March of Dimes who was photographed with Elvis on the steps of Graceland. We also look at the "Stax to the Max Festival," also taking place on Saturday, at the Stax Museum of American Soul Music. Plus, we send a special shout out to Stax who is celebrating their 10th anniversary this year and we look at this week's sightings featuring Barbara Streisand.

Episode #119      Thursday, 18 April 2013
In episode #119 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the exciting things taking place here at Graceland. The Rubberneckin' duo kick off with announcements about Elvis Week tickets. Find out what tickets are selling fast and how you can purchase tickets for this year's celebration. We also look at ENCORE's "Ultimate Big Easy to Graceland Sweepstakes" where Elvis fans can win the ultimate getaway which includes a private after-hours tour of Elvis Presley’s Graceland in Memphis plus exclusive access to the Graceland archives, along with a seven night Mississippi River cruise on the American Queen® and much more. Fans can also learn more about an historic aircraft from Elvis' army days and the 40 month-long restoration project from McGuire Air Force Base. Plus, see Graceland decked out in blue and gold for Memphis Grizzlies' play-off run and hear about Food Network star Chef Mario Batali's recent visit to Graceland. This week's Elvis sightings feature a high-dollar offer for one of Elvis' original watches and the man who turned "Cajun Pawn Stars" down, plus Elvis' cameo in Tom Cruise's upcoming sci-fi thriller "Oblivion." We wrap up this week's podcast with a special tribute and our condolences to the victims of the Boston bombings and the explosion in Waco, TX, and feature one of Elvis' most powerful and inspirational performances.

Episode #118      Thursday, 11 April 2013
In episode #118 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the exciting things taking place here at Graceland and look at Elvis events taking place around the world. Find out how you can purchase your Elvis Week tickets before they go on-sale to the public. All you have to do is become an Elvis Insider Basic or PLUS member! Also, ENCORE will be presenting your favorite Elvis movies during the entire month of May and the Rubberneckin' team looks back on an interview with Elvis' former "King Creole" co-star Jan Shepard. We also dive into some exciting Elvis festivals taking place this week and Elvis fans can hear from Christian rocker Colton Dixon about Elvis' influence on gospel music and his recent trip to Graceland. Fans can also learn more about ELVIS LIVES, the show that is rockin' all over the country, and hear some recently announced tour dates. Plus, we reach out to fans for ideas for some upcoming Twitter Chats and Google + Hangouts. Let us know your ideas by emailing Graceland@elvis.com. As always, we wrap up the show with Elvis sightings and send a special shout out to our Elvis tribute artists performing in the hit production "ELVIS LIVES: The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Event."

Episode #117      Thursday, 4 April 2013
In episode #117 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Alicia Dean and Kevin Kern talk about all of the exciting things taking place here at Graceland, plus they look back on the life of Elvis' friend and former Jordanaire member Gordon Stoker. Fans can hear an interview from our Legacy series where Gordon talks about working with Elvis and his take on being a musician. Also, the podcast duo has the details around "The Elvis Experience" and "Elvis Presley In Concert" returning to Brazil and send a special shout out to all of our Brazilian Facebook fans! The Rubberneckin' team also talks about where fans can view the new Graceland Tourism Spot featuring photos submitted by fans here at Graceland. Also, Graceland went blue this week for Autism Awareness and you can learn more about how you can help spread the word! Wrapping up this week's show, we take a look at our Elvis sightings featuring Elvis fan Paula Dean, plus a special Elvis cameo on the hit-show "Two Broke Girls."

Episode #116       Thursday, 28 March 2013
In episode #116 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Alicia Dean and special guest, Angie Marchese (Director of Archives) talk about exciting news and Elvis related events happening around the world. To start the program off, they talk about the Food Lion AutoFair being held at the Charlotte Motor Speedway on April 4 -7, where several great artifacts will be on display including Elvis’ 1956 Lincoln Continental Mark II. Next, they discuss how Elvis fans can now receive additional savings when choosing to experience Graceland and the city of Memphis. With several great Graceland specials and packages there is one for every budget. They also speak about the 2013 Scouts Rock at Graceland event which brought thousands of Boy and Girl Scouts from across the globe to tour Graceland Mansion. Lastly, they give everyone the inside scoop about the many artifacts that are making their way around the U.S., as part of the 2013 Graceland Media Tour. Be sure to follow #AlohaElvis and check the media tour map daily.

Episode #115       Thursday, 21 March 2013
In episode #113 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell talk about exciting Elvis events taking place around the world and right here in Memphis. First, we track this week's stops on the 2013 Media Tour and we also share some insight on how to find out where #AlohaElvis is headed to next! We also talk about this week's Twitter giveaway and remind fans to tune in Friday to see if you will be receiving a copy of "Aloha From Hawaii Via Satellite: Legacy Edition." Plus, check out new videos featuring country rockers Hellbound Glory and Florida Georgia Line and find out how you can compete in several upcoming Elvis festivals! We give a special shout out to the Memphis Tigers who recently moved on to the next round of the NCAA Tournament and we talk about how Elvis fans can attend the "Heart of Memphis" celebration on March 30, 2013.

 

Episode #114       Thursday, 14 March 2013
In episode #113 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Alicia Dean and Amanda Pannell talk about exciting Elvis events taking place around the world and right here in Memphis. First, we look at the smash-hit musical "Million Dollar Quartet" which will be returning to Memphis on March 26 - 30. Come see where it all took place in the city filled with rock 'n' roll, the blues and the best barbecue on both sides of the Mississippi River. Plus, find out how you can track #AlohaElvis on the 2013 Media Tour and don't forget to submit your Graceland photos by the deadline on Friday, March 15, to be included in our new tourism video. We also talk about a new review from BlogCritics.org, praising the new "Aloha From Hawaii Via Satelitte: Legacy Edition" 2-CD set and we look at all of the Elvis festivals taking place this weekend. Plus, we send a shout out to One Direction's Harry Styles for wearing Elvis swag during their tour overseas and we check out this week's Elvis Sightings featuring famous actress Rita Moreno and the band Blackberry Smoke.

 

Episode #113       Thursday, 7 March 2013
In episode #113 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell talk about exciting Elvis events taking place around the world and even offer our own renditions of our favorite Elvis hits. First, we look at the new exhibit "Elvis: Live From Vegas," and let fans know where they can check out new video and photos. The brand new exhibit officially opened on March 5, and will remain open for two years here at Graceland. Plus, we talk about some upcoming Elvis festivals taking place around the country and share how you can get in on all of the Elvis fun! Also, we look at a performance from American Idol semifinalist Janelle Arthur and talk about Lisa Marie Presley's new video "Weary," recently featured on the PBS Special, "The Sun Studio Sessions." As always we send a shout out and this week we bring it home to Memphis, plus we look at all of this week's Elvis sightings, including one from the March of Dimes poster child who worked with Elvis in the '50s. All of this plus the Rubberneckin' team makes their best attempt at performing their Elvis favorites, "Return to Sender" and "Memories.

Episode #112       Thursday, 28 February 2013
In episode #112 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Amanda Pannell talk about exciting Elvis events taking place around the world and right here at Graceland. We open the podcast featuring our brand new "To Elvis With Love: Writings on the Wall" video series honoring fans' messages on the Graceland wall. We also have several announcements for Elvis tribute artists and recent announcements about upcoming preliminaries. Plus,on the last to day to vote for Memphis as Southern Living's "Tastiest Town in the South," we talk about some of our favorite places to eat in Memphis. The Rubberneckin' team updates fans on the Elvis Presley Boulevard construction, plus we share this week's Elvis sightings including an impromptu "Suspicious Minds" performance from Memphis native Justin Timberlake.

 

Episode #111       Thursday, 21 February 2013
In episode #111 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell talk about huge savings at Graceland and all of the exciting events taking place around the world. We look at the new Elvis Lives Package where fans can save over $120 off their rock 'n' roll pilgrimage to Graceland. Also, Elvis' 1956 Lincoln Continental Mark II will be featured on the Charlotte Motor Speedway and fans can learn more about seeing a piece of Elvis history. Plus, Scouts still have time to register for Scouts Rock at Graceland and the Rubberneckin' team talks about where they can find more information. We also look at a new art technique from Atlanta-based artist Craig Alan featuring the king and a unique tribute to Elvis in Miami's Wynwood Arts District. The team shares details about an exciting new contest where Elvis fans can submit their photos at Graceland and become stars of our new Graceland tourism video. Plus, fans can hear what kind of Elvis mood we are in as we talk about our Elvis theme song of the day and we share this week's Elvis sightings from "Entertainment Tonight" and the "TODAY Show."

Episode #110       Thursday, 14 February 2013
In episode #110 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Amanda Pannell wish Elvis fans around the world a Happy Valentine's Day! Learn more about how you can save 30% on your dream wedding here at Graceland's Chapel in the Woods. Also, get ready for another week-long celebration in Memphis! We talk about the preliminary schedule for Elvis Week 2013. Plus, we recap all of last week's performances by Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artists on the Late Show with David Letterman and we talk about how Scouts of all ages can enjoy a day filled with activities with this year's Scouts Rock at Graceland Day. Little Elvis fans can also learn more about how to earn achievements toward ranks or pin/belt loop/merit badge requirements. Plus, popular UK publication, The Telegraph names Graceland in the "Fifty Great Cultural Tours for 2013." We also look at this week's Elvis Sightings coming from the red carpet of the 55th Annual Grammy Awards, plus a unique sighting on "I Love Lucy."

Episode #109       Thursday, 7 February 2013
In episode #109 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the Elvis news taking place around the world. Learn more about the new Official Elvis Presley Collections game on Facebook and make sure to catch our Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist winners perform on the "Late Show with David Letterman." Also, we look at a great way for Elvis fans to win a trip to see the "Million Dollar Quartet" in Memphis and how fans can save 30% off their dream wedding here at Graceland. Little Elvis fans can learn more about registering early for Scouts Rock at Graceland on March 23, 2013. Plus, we look at this week's sightings featuring Elvis on "American Idol" and "Live With Kelly & Michael" and a Grand Ole Opry performance from Scotty McCreery.


Episode #108       Thursday, 31 January 2013
In episode #108 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Alicia Dean and Amanda Pannell talk about some exciting promotions for lovebirds looking for the perfect Valentine's Day gift. If you recently got engaged, get a sneak peek at an exciting deal from Graceland's Chapel in the Woods. Also, ShopElvis.com is offering huge savings on Valentine's Day gifts. We also look at a new article from SmithsonianMag.com and the upcoming contest exclusively for Basic and Plus Elvis Insiders. Learn more about the new Elvis MIMOBOT® flash drives and how they are making national news, plus check out this week's Elvis Sightings. Remember to always submit your sightings and you could be featured each week on the Rubberneckin' podcast!

Episode #107       Thursday, 24 January 2013
In episode #107 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the exciting Elvis news taking place around the world. Fans can learn more about the 40th Anniversary of "Aloha From Hawaii" celebration and where they can see new photos from all of the events. Also, fans can check out the new expanded e-book version of a book highlighting Elvis' friendship with actor Nick Adams and the 1956 Tupelo Homecoming. Plus, "ELVIS LIVES: The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Event" is back on tour and getting great reviews. Learn more about how you can see a performance near you. We also give a special shout out to our Aloha fans who celebrated in Hawaii with us and we look at this week's Elvis Sightings coming all the way from the White House's Inaugural Ball

Episode #106       Thursday, 10 January 2013
In episode #106 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell, along with special guest Elvis Radio's DJ Argo, talk about the 2013 Birthday Celebration and all of the exciting events kicking off in Hawaii for the "Aloha From Hawaii" 40th Anniversary Celebration. The podcast thanks Elvis fans for giving Elvis the best birthday gift of all - 7 million fans on Facebook! Learn more about where you can see photos and a highlight video from all of this year's celebration. Also, we look at all of the festivities kicking off in Hawaii as we gear up to celebrate the legendary concert "Aloha from Hawaii." Fans can learn more about about the celebration and the enhanced screening by visiting Elvis.com/Aloha. Fans can also find out more about the new Elvis MIMOBOT designer USB flash drives and we send a shout out to the youngest Elvis fan club president, Isabella Scott, who helped with the official cake cutting ceremony. Check out a special edition of this week's Elvis sightings featuring several publications and their tributes to the king's life and legacy.

Episode #105       Thursday, 03 January 2013
In episode #105 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the exciting events coming up at this year's 2013 Birthday Celebration and the brand new “Elvis’ Hawaii: Concerts, Movies and More!” Exhibit opening on Saturday, January 5, at Graceland. Fans can hear about the Elvis-inspired guitar drop on Beale Street and new events recently announced during the celebration kicking off this weekend. Also, we talk about the perfect birthday present for Elvis and how Elvis fans around the world can participate on Facebook. Plus, check out this week's Elvis sighting featuring American rock band The Killers performing an Elvis classic in their hometown of Las Vegas.

Episode #104       Thursday, 20 December 2012
In episode #104 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Amanda Pannell talk about all of the exciting events coming up in 2012 and share some great deals with Elvis fans. As we get ready to celebrate in Hawaii, Elvis tribute artists can find out how they can compete in the first-ever Hawaiian ETA preliminary. Also, fans who will be on the Islands during the celebration can now purchase individual tickets to events featuring Elvis' former colleagues, co-stars, and musicians. Hear who named Elvis Presley's Graceland as one of the "Top Ten Spots for Music-Lovers" and find out where you can get the "Graphic Elvis: Special Limited Collector's Edition" book at 50% off! Also, we wish fans a Merry Christmas and celebrate the holiday season with a special treat on our Elvis Mobile Apps. Plus, check out this week's Elvis sightings which includes international sensations One Direction and Michael Buble.

Episode #103       Thursday, 13 December 2012
In episode #103 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Kevin Kern and Amanda Pannell discuss all of the exciting Elvis news taking place here at Graceland and around the world. Tickets are now available for Hawaii events taking place during the 40th Anniversary of "Aloha from Hawaii" Celebration and fans interested in attending can learn more about how to purchase tickets. Also, hear how Elvis Presley made a major impact on current pop sensation Bruno Mars, plus learn more about the top ten reasons you should ring in the new year here in Memphis.  We also send a special shout out to Hard Rock Memphis who will host the "Beale Street Guitar Drop." Plus, find out where you can see new rare photos of Elvis at the "Grand Ole Opry" and check out this week's Elvis sightings featuring an Elvis figurine from "Precious Moments Collection.

Episode #102       Thursday, 29 November 2012
In episode #102 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Alicia Dean and Amanda Pannell discuss all of the exciting Elvis news taking place here at Graceland and around the world. After taking a week off for Thanksgiving, the Rubberneckin' crew talks about all of the exciting announcements surrounding the 2013 Birthday Celebration here at Graceland. Plus, find out where you can get a sneak peek at the recently released "Prince From Another Planet" box set and where you can get the recipe for the delicious cupcakes featured during the Aloha party at Elvis Week 2012. We send a shout out to the Elvis Insiders and talk about their exclusive video featuring Lisa Marie Presley. Also, we look at this week's Elvis sightings featured on "American Pickers" and "Long Island Medium."

 

Episode #101       Thursday, 15 November 2012
In episode #101 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell discuss all of the exciting Elvis news with the holidays right around the corner. It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas here at Graceland and we talk about this week's exciting event. Elvis fans can take advantage of some Elvis goodies and check out the traditional Graceland Lighting Ceremony live online, Also, the new release, "Prince From Another Planet," has been making headlines all week and Elvis fans can look forward to their copy arriving soon. We have all the details and more on the national attention Elvis' latest masterpiece is receiving. Plus, Elvis collectors, don't miss out on the new Follow That Dream releases! See where you can preorder them today. The Rubberneckin' crew gives a special shout to the Elvis Insiders, plus we take a look at this week's Elvis sightings.

 

Episode #100       Thursday, 8 November 2012
In episode #100 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Jane Mims and Steven Gibbs discuss all of the exciting Elvis news taking place here at Graceland and around the world. The Rubberneckin' crew celebrates the 100th podcast and shares the inside-scoop on special discounts available for Basic and Plus members of the Elvis Insiders. In celebration of the 55th anniversary of the nationwide release of "Jailhouse Rock," a special discount is now available exclusively for Insiders. Also, hear more about the 2013 Birthday Celebration, plus get your tickets for the enhanced screening of "Aloha from Hawaii" during the 40th anniversary celebration. Fans can hear about a new exhibit on display in the Music City and and where music lovers can check out rare footage of Elvis' 1972 performance at Madison Square Garden. The Rubberneckin' crew gives a special shout to Elvis fans around the world, plus look at this week's Elvis sightings

Episode #99       Thursday, 1 November 2012
In episode #99 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Jane Mims and Amanda Pannell discuss all of the exciting Elvis news taking place here at Graceland and around the world. Elvis fans gets sneak peek at a special guest coming for the 2013 Birthday Celebration and find out where you can see behind-the-scenes interviews and videos, as we get ready to light up Graceland for the holidays. Also, "Aloha from Hawaii" enhanced screening tickets go on sale Friday, November 2 and fans can learn more about all of the exciting events and featured guests who will join us for the 40th anniversary celebration. The Rubberneckin' crew gives a special shout out to our Elvis Insiders and the winner of The Elvis Pumpkin Carving Contest, plus we look at this week's Elvis sightings.

Episode #98       Thursday, 25 October 2012
In episode #98 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Jane Mims and Steven Gibbs discuss all of the exciting Elvis news taking place here at Graceland and around the world. Elvis fans can hear about the upcoming Annual Graceland Lighting Ceremony on November 16. The Rubberneckin' crew talks about some special guests who will be here to celebrate the holiday season. Also, Elvis continues to break records and take care of business after being named the Biggest Selling Male Artist in the UK. Hear about how Elvis is still the fashion king and how you can catch some modern Elvis trends on the runway. We also give a special shout out to Lansky Bros. and their new Breast Cancer Awareness neck-tie, plus share all of the latest Elvis sightings.


Episode #97       Thursday, 18 October 2012
In episode #97 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Alicia Dean and Amanda Pannell discuss all of the exciting Elvis news taking place here at Graceland and around the world. First off, the Rubberneckin' crew looks at a recent announcement naming Elvis as one of the first inductees to the Memphis Music Hall of Fame. Fans can also learn more about The Elvis Pumpkin Carving Contest on Facebook and how they can win $250 in Elvis merchandise! The Graceland team also shares stories from new Elvis merchandise changing people's lives and gives an inside look into the brand new Elvis Collector's Edition of Rolling Stone Brazil. All of these topics and more are included in this week's Rubberneckin' podcast.


Episode #96       Thursday, 11 October 2012
In episode #96 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell discuss all of the exciting Elvis news taking place here at Graceland and around the world. Get a sneak peek inside the new interactive exhibit at Graceland which looks at Elvis' birthplace in Tupelo, MS. Plus, we send a special shout out to all of our Brazilian Elvis fans who have been sharing their photos on Elvis.com and enjoying the Elvis Presley in Concert Tour in South America. Podcast subscribers can also check out never-before-seen video of Elvis, released this week as a preview to the upcoming "Prince From Another Planet: 40th Anniversary Edition" and the Rubberneckin' crew offers some advice on the new Aloha Fan Mosaic. We also share Elvis sightings from around the world and tell fans how they can become a part of the exclusive Elvis Insiders community.


Episode #95       Thursday, 4 October 2012
In episode #95 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Jane Mims discuss Elvis in Hawaii and all of the exciting Elvis news taking place here at Graceland. Elvis fans looking for a roommate at the Aloha celebration now have a place to connect with other fans interested in coming to Hawaii. The Rubberneckin' crew talks about discounts available to Hawaii attendees and how fans can participate in the brand new Aloha Fan Mosaic. Hear about new items from Lisa Marie Presley's collection now on display at Graceland and some of this week's Elvis sightings.


Episode #94        Thursday, 20 September 2012
In episode #94 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Online Specialist Amanda Pannell and Project Manager Steven Gibbs discuss on the Rubberneckin' podcast updates on the upcoming Aloha from Hawaii 40th Anniversary Celebration including many of the special events travelers will be able to enjoy on their trip. Listeners will also be able to learn more about the American Queen "Walk in Elvis' Steps" Cruise, a 50 year long friendship between two Elvis fans, how to vote for Elvis in the American Pop Music Hall of Fame and much more. We also send a special shout out to the Amanda who won the Aloha upgrade during Elvis Week and we look at this week's Elvis sightings.


Episode #93        Thursday, 13 September 2012
In episode #93 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean discuss all of the exciting Elvis news taking place here at Graceland and around the world. Kevin just returned from Brazil where the king is making headlines at the new "Elvis Experience" Exhibition in Sao Paulo. Also, the crew talks about Elvis making an appearance during Fashion Week and how Elvis is still making his mark in the modern fashion world. The crew congratulates Elvis Tribute Artist Contest runner-up, Victor Trevino Jr., who was recently added to the Legends in Concert Waikiki "Rock-A-Hulu" lineup. Fans joining us for the 40th Anniversary Celebration of Aloha From Hawaii can see Victor perform along with Elvis parties and events, special guest speakers, Hawaiian hot spots, and a live screening of the original "Aloha From Hawaii" concert. For more information visit Elvis.com/Aloha.


Episode #93        Thursday, 13 September 2012
In episode #93 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Kevin Kern and Alicia Dean discuss all of the exciting Elvis news taking place here at Graceland and around the world. Kevin just returned from Brazil where the king is making headlines at the new "Elvis Experience" Exhibition in Sao Paulo. Also, the crew talks about Elvis making an appearance during Fashion Week and how Elvis is still making his mark in the modern fashion world. The crew congratulates Elvis Tribute Artist Contest runner-up, Victor Trevino Jr., who was recently added to the Legends in Concert Waikiki "Rock-A-Hulu" lineup. Fans joining us for the 40th Anniversary Celebration of Aloha From Hawaii can see Victor perform along with Elvis parties and events, special guest speakers, Hawaiian hot spots, and a live screening of the original "Aloha From Hawaii" concert. For more information visit Elvis.com/Aloha.


Episode #92        Thursday, 6 September 2012
In episode #92 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Online Specialist Amanda Pannell and Project Manager Steven Gibbs discuss "The Elvis Experience" Exhibition which is making headlines in South America. Elvis fans also hear about the latest news around the world including Tom Jones' cover of one of Elvis classic hits, Allyson Adam's newest book about her father, Nick Adams, and Elvis, a new video highlighting Elvis' "Louisiana Hayride" debut, a collage made Elvis album covers and the latest pre-orders and deals from ShopElvis.com.


Episode #91        Thursday, 30 August 2012
In episode #91 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises Public Relations Coordinator Alicia Dean, Photography Manager Robert Dye and Online Specialist Amanda Pannell take on the Rubberneckin' podcast with updates on the upcoming Aloha from Hawaii 40th Anniversary Celebration plus Elvis in the news and the the first 2013 Elvis Tribute Artist preliminary winner. Elvis fans are also in for a treat as the official photographer for Elvis Presley Enterprises picks his favorite Elvis moment and gives a little background history on a recent Rolling Stone Magazine photo gallery that looks at Elvis through out the years. We also send a special shout out to the band Twenty | One | Pilots who recently posted a video covering "Can't Help Falling In Love" and we look at this week's Elvis sightings.

Episode #90        Thursday, 23 August 2012
In episode #90 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises VP of Marketing Scott Williams and Project Manager Steven Gibbs talk about all of the exciting events that took place during Elvis Week and how fans were able to enjoy photos, videos, and blogs on ElvisWeek.com. The Rubberneckin' crew looks at a special tribute to the king from Oreo Cookie, plus thousands fan tributes on the new Elvis Week Fan Photo Gallery. Learn more about the winner of this year's Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest and where you can catch a bonus video of an impromptu performance by the host. Also, they talk about how Elvis fans were able to see previously unreleased video of Elvis' matinee show at the Madison Square Garden which will be released in the upcoming "Prince From Another Planet: 40th Anniversary Edition." Listen for a special shout out to Elvis Week's online hosts Memphis Jones and Israel Jane plus hear about this week's Elvis sightings from Baltimore all the way to Brazil.

Episode #89        Thursday, 9 August 2012
In episode #89 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises VP of Marketing Scott Williams and Public Relations Director Kevin Kern discuss all of the new digital tools available for Elvis Week and all of the exciting events kicking off the 35th celebration. The podcast duo talk about how listeners can enjoy this year's festivities from home on ElvisWeek.com. They also talk about the various media coming in from around the world. Hear a special shout out to the Budweiser Clydesdales who recently arrived in Memphis for Elvis Week and check out this week's Elvis sighting from a band in South Korea.

Episode #88        Thursday, 2 August 2012
In episode #88 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, learn more about the new Elvis Week Main Stage Pavilion and get an interesting fact about the new stage that only our podcast subscribers will know during Elvis Week 2012. Also, hear about the cool new features on our free Elvis Week Mobile App which includes a customizable schedule, maps, updates, and more. The Rubberneckin' crew takes a look at the all-star lineup for the Elvis Week Main Stage Pavilion. Plus, learn more about purchasing your own copies of the latest Sony releases "Prince From Another Planet" and "I AM AN ELVIS FAN." Check out this week's photo spotlight of the wall-size Elvis Fan Mosaic at Graceland and listen for this week's Elvis sightings.

Episode #87        Thursday, 26 July 2012
In episode #87 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises VP of Marketing Scott Williams and Public Relations Director Kevin Kern sit down for their weekly update on all of the exciting things taking place at Graceland, plus the latest updates on Elvis events and products. Hear about the beginning stages of Elvis Week 2012 with the expected arrival of the Elvis Week Main Stage. Learn more about the added features to this year's 2012 Elvis Week Event Guide. Plus, be the first to hear about the new ways to experience Elvis Week with the brand new Elvis Week App coming soon and ElvisWeek.com's complete make-over beginning August 6. The Rubberneckin' crew also talks about all of the excitement brewing over the first-ever Elvis e-book, "Elvis on Tour," which is now available on Amazon.com worldwide. Listen for a special shout out to the Elvis at 21 exhibit and be sure to check out this week's Elvis sightings.

Episode #86        Thursday, 19 July 2012
In episode #86 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, learn more about the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest and this year's featured judges. The Rubbernecking crew also talks about all of the excitement stirring over this year's themed-costumes days during Elvis Week. Plus, hear all about the southern-classic American Queen Steamboat and their new "Walk in Elvis' Steps" cruise taking place in November. The crew talks about all of the cool new features on the Graphic Elvis App featuring several of Elvis' rare notes. Listen for a special shout out to a new commercial featuring Elvis' music and check out this week's Elvis sightings.

Episode #85        Thursday, 12 July 2012
In episode #85 of the Rubberneckin' podcast, learn more about the fundraising efforts for the USS Arizona and find out more about a special exhibit EPE is working on to have included at the site. More details are revealed about the many amenities being offered in this year's air-conditioned Elvis Week Main Stage tent and the Rubberneckin' crew hints at a new  "I Am An Elvis Fan" tattoo being offered during the 35th anniversary celebration. Also, learn more about Lisa Marie Presley's new Rolling Stone photo gallery and check out her interview at Graceland with ElvisWeek.com host Memphis Jones. Listen for a special shout out to this week's five-year-old photo spotlight and check out the latest Elvis sightings.

Episode #84        Thursday, 05 July 2012
In episode #84 of the new weekly Rubberneckin' podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises VP of Marketing Scott Williams and Public Relations Director Kevin Kern talk about all the excitement taking place at Graceland for Elvis Week 2012. They give details about this year's air-conditioned Elvis Week Main Stage and talk about what guests can look forward to as events return home to Graceland. They also discuss hotel room availability and the spectacular 35th Anniversary Concert event. Listen for a special shout out to the Elvis Insiders as they celebrate their 10th anniversary and check out this week's Elvis sightings.

Episode #83        Thursday, 28 June 2012
In episode 83 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear part two of SirusXM's interview with Elvis Presley Enterprises CEO Jack Soden. Soden talks about how tours have evolved over the past 30 years and how Graceland's audio-guided tours opened the doors to Elvis fans abroad by offering nine languages. Soden also talks about the first Elvis Week and how listening to the fans over the years has made Graceland such a success.

Episode #82       Tuesday, 19 June 2012
In episode 82 of the Graceland beat podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises CEO Jack Soden sits down with Sirius radio to talk about the first day of opening Graceland to the public in 1982. Soden tells stories of the preparations and planning that went on behind-the-scenes and the excitement over Graceland welcoming their 18 millionth visitor.

Episode #81        Monday, 04 June 2012
In episode 81 of the Graceland beat podcast, Sirius radio sits down with Lisa Marie Presley after her release party at Sun Studio for her new album, "Storm and Grace." She talks about performing for Good Morning America and her new exhibit at Graceland, "Elvis... Through His Daughter's Eyes".

Episode #80        Wednesday, 18 April 2012
In episode 80 of the Graceland beat podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Scott Williams and Kevin Kern talk about the 40th Anniversary Celebration of "Aloha from Hawaii." The Hawaiian getaway features concerts, panel discussions and tours of Elvis-related sights on the island, all culminating with an enhanced movie screening of “Aloha from Hawaii” held 40 years later in the same venue as the original concert.

Episode #79        Friday, 23 March 2012
In episode 79 of the Graceland beat podcast, Elvis Presley Enterprises' Steven Gibbs and Amanda Pannell join DJ Argo to talk about the Elvis Presley Car Show, the Memphis Redbirds Elvis Night during Elvis Week 2012, and a new feature on Elvis.com that makes finding events much easier! 

Episode #78        Wednesday, 07 March 2012
In episode 78 of the Graceland beat podcast, go inside the new "ICON: The Influence of Elvis Presley" Exhibit. Angie Marchese, the Director of Graceland's Archives, and Howard Kramer, the Curatorial Director at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum, sit down with DJ Argo to talk about all of the items on display from some of the biggest names in music.

 

Episode #77        Wednesday, 01 February 2012
In episode 77 of the Graceland beat podcast, we feature part two of Lisa Marie Presley's interview with Elvis Radio's Argo. She talks about opening the new exhibit "Elvis.. Through His Daughter's Eyes," celebrating her birthday, and growing up at Graceland.

Episode #76        Wednesday, 01 February 2012
In episode 76 of the Graceland beat podcast, Lisa Marie Presley joins Elvis Radio's Argo to talk about being back in Memphis, celebrating her birthday, and opening the new exhibit "Elvis.. Through His Daughter's Eyes."

Episode #75        Wednesday, 04 January 2012
In episode 75 of the Graceland beat podcast, Elvis Radio sits down with Terry Mike Jeffrey to talk about his performance with the Memphis Symphony at the Elvis Pops Concert.

Episode #74        Wednesday, 14 December 2011
In episode 74 of the Graceland beat podcast, American Idol finalist James Durbin talks about his favorite Elvis Christmas tune and how he made it on to American Idol.

Episode #73        Wednesday, 30 November 2011
In episode 73 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear all about the 2011 Graceland Lighting Ceremony, special tours during the holiday season and about the newest RCA/Legacy multi-disc cd release, Elvis Country: Legacy Edition.

Episode #72        Wednesday, 12 October 2011
In episode 72 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear comic artist Greg Horn as he speaks about Graphic Elvis which will be available in early 2012, and the concept behind the project. Also be sure to check out the Graphic Elvis photo gallery.

Episode #71        Wednesday, 28 September 2011
In episode 71 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about the Elvis Week 2012 Planning, the Elvis and Us exhibit opening soon in Liverpool, the release of the highly anticipated 'Young Man With A Big Beat', and the latest Elvis sightings.

Episode #70        Tuesday, 6 September 2011
In episode 70 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about the Elvis Week 2011 recap video, find out about the new “Elvis & Priscilla: The Wedding” calendar being released for 2012, and get the latest Elvis sightings, including one featuring actress Anne Hathaway.

Episode #69        Tuesday, 9 August 2011
In episode 69 of the Graceland beat podcast, Elvis fans describe what the 2011 Elvis Week celebration means to them and original Beatles drummer Pete Best talks about the Elvis Week concert event he's headlining at the Levitt Shell.

Episode #68        Friday, 29 July 2011
In episode 68 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about a new Heineken TV commercial featuring music by Elvis Presley, find out how Elvis is becoming a comic book hero, and get a preview of the upcoming 2011 Elvis Week celebration.

Episode #67       Wednesday, 13 July 2011
In episode 67 of the Graceland beat podcast, get details on the upcoming 2011 Elvis Week celebration, hear how the "Million Dollar Quartet" and Little Richard stole the show during PBS' July 4th production, and find out which HGTV hosts recently visited Graceland.

Episode #66       Tuesday, 28 June 2011
In episode 66 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about a new DVD set celebrating Elvis' greatest performances, how Liverpool and Memphis are teaming up on several new projects, and find out about Elvis sightings involving pop stars Katy Perry and Bruno Mars.

Episode #65       Thursday, 2 June 2011
In episode 65 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear from "American Idol" Season 10 winner and big Elvis fan Scotty McCreery.

Episode #64      Tuesday, 17 May 2011
In episode 64 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about the misconceptions regarding Memphis and flooding from the Mississippi River, get details on the Elvis in 1956 online art contest and how you can cast your vote, and find out which magazine recently named Elvis one of the 50 most stylish male musicians of the last 50 years.

Episode #63      Wednesday, 4 May 2011
In episode 63 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about a just announced Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist preliminary round at the Clinton Presidential Center, find out about the artwork to celebrate the 35th annivesary of Elvis Presley's legacy, and get details on an Elvis sighting involving actress Barbara Eden.

Episode #62       Tuesday, 19 April 2011
In episode 62 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about Graceland going blue and gold to support the Memphis Grizzlies in the NBA Playoffs, how Elvis music was used by a giant flash mob at the Mall of America, and how teen pop star Justin Bieber recently paid homage to the King of Rock 'n' Roll.

Episode #61       Thursday, 7 April 2011
In episode 61 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear details about the 2012 Elvis Cruise, how Scott McCreery stole the show performing an Elvis hit on "American Idol," and how car enthusiasts are gearing up for the 2011 Elvis Presley Car Show at Graceland over Memorial Day weekend.

Episode #60       Thursday, 24 March 2011
In episode 60 of the Graceland beat podcast, get details on the brand new online art contest that celebrates Elvis in 1956, find out what two new plays are coming to the Memphis Orpheum and hear about the 2012 Elvis Cruise.

Episode #59        Thursday, 10 March 2011
In episode 59 of the Graceland beat podcast, find out about the 2011 Elvis Week schedule and how to get tickets, hear which "American Idol" finalist calls Elvis Presley his major musical influence, and get details on a brand new online art contest that celebrates Elvis in 1956!

Episode #58         Wednesday, 23 February 2011
In episode 58 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about the new '68 Special Elvis Mr. Potato Head, details on the Elvis Presley in Concert show at Radio City Music Hall, why pop singer Bruno Mars has a connection to Elvis, and recent Elvis sightings, including one at the 2011 Grammy Awards.

Episode #57       Tuesday, 8 February 2011
In episode 57 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about Elvis Presley in Concert returning to the stage in Connecticut and New York, get details on the London opening of "Million Dollar Quartet," and hear about Viva ELVIS being featured on ABC's reality TV show "The Bachelor."

Episode #56       Tuesday, 25 January 2011
In episode 56 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about the 2011 Graceland tourism campaign, new rare photos of Elvis Presley during his first visit to Detroit, and recent Elvis sightings, including one in Rolling Stone magazine.

Episode #55       Tuesday, 11 January 2011
In episode 55 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear an interview with Chilean miner Edison Peña, the VIP special guest for the 2011 Elvis Birthday Celebration. Hear from Edison about his emotional rescue after being trapped underground for 69 days, and how Elvis' music helped him keep his spirits up.

Elvis Presley Birthday Celebration Preview       Wednesday, 29 December 2010
In episode 54 of the Graceland beat podcast, we gear up for the 2011 Elvis Presley Birthday Celebration by talking with special guest Larry Domasin. Larry costarred with Elvis in the 1963 movie "Fun In Acapulco." Catch Larry at the Official Elvis Insiders Reception and Conversations on Elvis during the Birthday Celebration!

Episode #53        Tuesday, 14 December 2010
In episode 53 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear details about the fifth annual Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest, find which special guests have just announced they'll be in Memphis for the 2011 Elvis Presley Birthday Celebration, and find out how you can Give Like the King and support Presley Place.

Episode #51        Monday, 29 November 2010
In episode 51 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear American Idol Lee Dywze talk about his recent tour of Graceland, taking part in the Graceland Christmas Lights Ceremony and the importance of donating to the American Red Cross. 

Episode #50        Monday, 15 November 2010
In episode 50 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear a re-cap of the 2010 Elvis Cruise, listen to details about the launch of "Viva ELVIS - The Album," and find out how you can "Give Like the King" this holiday season and support Presley Place. 

Special Edition Viva ELVIS - Part 4 of 4     Monday, 8 November 2010
Part four of four of this special edition Elvis.com podcast that goes into the studio and lets you hear the behind-the-scenes details from the making Viva ELVIS - The Album.

Download the MP3Special Edition Viva ELVIS - Part 3 of 4     Friday, 5 November 2010
Part three of four of this special edition Elvis.com podcast that goes into the studio and lets you hear the behind-the-scenes details from the making Viva ELVIS - The Album.

Download the MP3Special Edition Viva ELVIS - Part 2 of 4     Wednesday, 3 November 2010
Part two of four of this special edition Elvis.com podcast that goes into the studio and lets you hear the behind-the-scenes details from the making Viva ELVIS - The Album.

Download the MP3Special Edition Viva ELVIS - Part 1 of 4     Monday, 1 November 2010
Part one of four of this special edition Elvis.com podcast that goes into the studio and lets you hear the behind-the-scenes details from the making Viva ELVIS - The Album.

Download the MP3Episode #49     Monday, 18 October 2010
In episode 49 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear the latest on Viva ELVIS - The Album and upcoming lighting ceremony at Graceland. In addition, also hear about the recently rescued Chilean miner who is a huge Elvis fan.

Download the MP3Episode #48     Monday, 4 October 2010
In episode 48 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear new details about "Viva ELVIS - The Album," including the track listing and where you can hear free samples from the album. Also, find out why Graceland is being lit up in pink for the month of October.

Download the MP3Episode #47     Monday, 20 September 2010
In episode 47 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear details about the Elvis Forever tribute concert that was held in London's Hyde Park on Sunday, September 12. Also, learn about the new FTD Releases for September and which Elvis festivals are coming up this fall.

Download the MP3Episode #46     Monday, 6 September 2010
In episode 46 of the Graceland beat podcast, find out the top 10 reasons why you should be sure you are on the 2010 Elvis Cruise when it sets sail on November 4-8 from Jacksonville, Florida.

Download the MP3Episode #45     Monday, 23 August 2010
In episode 45 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about some of the highlights from Elvis Week including the new awards Elvis received, details about the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest winner and Elvis Week in the media. Also, hear about the Elvis Cruise coming up in November.

Download the MP3Episode #44     Monday, 9 August 2010
In episode 44 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear from Prince Albert of Monaco when he visited Graceland for the first time this past week. Also, listen in to hear more about Elvis Week 2010 and how you can celebrate online no matter where you are.

Download the MP3Episode #43     Monday, 26 July 2010
In episode 43 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear from Mary Holladay Pederson, a background singer for Elvis from 1969 – 1977, who will be here for Elvis Week 2010. Also, hear breaking news about Viva ELVIS - The Album.

Download the MP3Episode #42     Monday, 12 July 2010
In episode 42 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear Elvis' friend Jerry Schilling talk about Elvis' concert documentary "Elvis on Tour," which will be released on Blu-ray and DVD in August for the first time and may be coming to a theater near you.

Download the MP3Episode #41     Monday, 28 June 2010
In episode 41 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear from Elvis' friend and former Shelby County Mayor, Bill Morris. In addition, hear more details on Elvis Week 2010 and the latest Elvis sightings.

Download the MP3Episode #40     Monday, 14 June 2010
In episode 40 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about the latest things going on at Graceland, including the Elvis Presley Stable Tour, Graceland Girlfriends Getaway package and fun events planned for Elvis Week 2010.

Download the MP3Episode #39     Monday, 30 May 2010
In episode 39 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear from Memphis Mayor AC Wharton as he talks about how "Elvis’ voice is embedded in the DNA of America" and why he is such a huge Elvis fan with George Klein.

Download the MP3Episode #38     Monday, 17 May 2010
In episode 38 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about how you can start preparing for Elvis Week 2010, a new Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest fan poll that is coming soon and the latest Elvis sightings.

Download the MP3Episode #37     Monday, 3 May 2010
In episode 37 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear from Wanda Jackson, the Rockabilly Queen who toured with Elvis in 1955, as she tells stories about girls flocking the stage. Also, hear from Kelly Baker, a dancer from Viva ELVIS™ by Cirque du Soleil®, as she talks about being an Elvis fan and how she fell in love with him after her visit to Graceland.

Download the MP3Episode #36     Monday, 19 April 2010
In episode 36 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about Elvis Week on "American Idol" and the contestant’s experience while in Las Vegas to see Viva ELVIS™ by Cirque du Soleil®. Also, hear from former "American Idol" contestant Adam Lambert, guest mentor during Elvis Week on Idol, who talks about Elvis and how he still stands as the greatest entertainer of all time. In addition, hear from Justin Gaston who performed "If I Can Dream" on "American Idol."

Download the MP3Episode #35     Monday, 5 April 2010
In episode 35 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear more about the new release of Elvis On Tour on DVD and the screening of the documentary during Elvis Week 2010. In addition, find out about Elvis Week on-sale dates for tickets and hear from some of the kids who recently toured the new Elvis! exhibit at the Newseum.

Download the MP3Episode #34     Monday, 22 March 2010
In episode 34 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear an interview with James Burton at the SXSW Festival. In addition, find out more about the new Elvis! exhibit at the Newseum, including a special interview with Jerry Schilling on Elvis meeting Nixon and how you can enter to win a trip to see the new exhibit.

Download the MP3Episode #33     Monday, 8 March 2010
In episode 33 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear from Angie Marchese, Director of the Graceland Archives, as she talks about the new Elvis Presley: Fashion King exhibit now open at Graceland.

Download the MP3Episode #32     Monday, 22 February 2010
On episode 32 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear coverage from the blue carpet of the world premiere of Viva ELVIS by Cirque du Soleil, including interviews with Priscilla Presley, Ryan Seacrest, Scott Weiland and Wynonna Judd.

Download the MP3Episode #31     Monday, 8 February 2010
On episode 31 of the Graceland beat podcast, find out more about the upcoming Elvis Motor Classics International Car Show at Graceland, the new Minnesota Moment FTD release and Elvis Week 2010. In addition, hear some of the latest Elvis sightings.

Download the MP3Episode #30     Monday, 25 January 2010
On episode 30 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear Part 2 of our exclusive interview with Priscilla Presley as she talks about her favorite Elvis songs plus her favorite Elvis movie.

Download the MP3Episode #29     Monday, 11 January 2010
On episode 29 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear an exclusive interview with Priscilla Presley as she talks about the 75th Birthday celebration and new exhibits at Graceland, along with the Elvis Presley birthday proclamation speeches from Jack Soden, Priscilla Presley, and Lisa Marie Presley.

Download the MP3Episode #28     Monday, 28 December 2009
Episode 28 of the Graceland beat podcast is a special extended edition. Hear all about the new Viva ELVIS by Cirque du Soleil show in Las Vegas, including details about the one-of-a-kind theatre and amazing music. Also, find out about special Elvis 75th birthday events going on here in Memphis, a Harley-Davidson Museum Elvis Exhibit and the most recent Elvis sightings.

Download the MP3Episode #27     Monday, 14 December 2009
On episode 27 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear from Terry Mike Jeffrey as he gives Elvis Radio a preview of what is to come from the Elvis Birthday Pops Concert. Also, Elvis is spotted in Southern Living and Vanity Fair magazines.

Download the MP3Episode #26     Monday, 30 November 2009
On episode 26 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about the Elvis 75 Sweepstakes, the new Elvis John Deere die-cast now available, and the perfect stocking stuffer - the Elvis Funko Bobbleheads.

Download the MP3Episode #25     Monday, 16 November 2009
On episode 25 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about Elvis’ birthday cake for the 75th birthday celebration, what to get for the Elvis fan on your Christmas list, and the announcement of the name of the new Elvis Cirque du Soleil show.

Download the MP3Episode #24     Monday, 2 November 2009
On episode 24 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about the newest celebrity additions to the Elvis Presley Birthday Celebration calendar, along with exciting new details about the brand new exhibit at Graceland in 2010, "Elvis Presley: Fashion King."

Download the MP3Episode #23     Monday, 19 October 2009
On episode 23 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about the new Elvis 75 box set, the newest Elvis Legacy video by Cato Walker, Graceland being named one of the top 8 places all Americans should visit, the new Elvis DVD Board Game and the latest Elvis sightings.

Download the MP3Episode #22     Monday, 5 October 2009
On episode 22 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about Elvis and Muhammad Ali’s friendship, the Elvis Cruise making an appearance on The Price is Right, Elvis’ Birthday Celebration, the new horse at Graceland and more.

Download the MP3Episode #21     Monday, 21 September 2009
On episode 21 of the Graceland beat podcast, hear about a new Colonel Parker exhibit opening at the Country Music Hall of Fame, the upcoming Elvis Cruise, new Elvis costumes for Halloween from Rubie's Costume Company, a new limited-edition Elvis Army figurine from Knucklebonz, the Graceland Christmas lighting ceremony and Elvis' 75th Birthday Celebration.

Download the MP3Episode #20     Friday, 4 September 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, find out about Elvis Presley in Concert in Paris, new Elvis Week photos online, the latest Elvis CD releases, the Elvis Cruise and Elvis back on stage where it all started.

Download the MP3Episode #19     Friday, 21 August 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear about what happened during Elvis Week 2009 including interviews from Conversations on Elvis with Chips Moman, and a sneak peak into the new Elvis-themed Cirque du Soliel show. Also, hear from Scott Williams about fun activities just recently added to the Elvis Cruise.

Download the MP3Episode #18     Friday, 31 July 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear about Ken Sharp’s new book Elvis: Vegas 69 and the exciting content and photos you can find inside the book. In addition, hear from American Idols Kris Allen, Adam Lambert, and Lil Rounds during their recent visit to Graceland what their favorite Elvis songs is.

Download the MP3Episode #17     Friday, 17 July 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear details about the new Gladiators DVD project by Madacy and from Tim Cabral from Carnival Cruise Lines about the vessel for the Elvis Cruise, The Inspiration, and all the fun and exciting activities on board the ship.

Download the MP3Episode #16     Friday, 3 July 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear about the new SIRIUS XM app for your iPhone, and more about the Elvis Mobile iPhone app. In addition, hear excerpts from a recent interview on Elvis Radio with Jerry Schilling and John Stamos.

Download the MP3Episode #15     Friday, 12 June 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast hear from Priscilla Presley who was recently at Graceland for the opening of the Graceland Stable.

Download the MP3Episode #14     Friday, 29 May 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast hear about the new Elvis iPhone App and more from Elvis Costello during his recent visit to Graceland.

Download the MP3Episode #13     Thursday, 14 May 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear from Elvis Costello about his recent visit to Memphis and Graceland.

Download the MP3Episode #12     Thursday, 7 May 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear about some recently discovered photos of Elvis and part two of a recent interview with author Peter Guralnick about Colonel Tom Parker.

Download the MP3Episode #11     Thursday, April 30, 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear from Elvis' Kissin Cousins co-star Cynthia Pepper and from author Peter Guralnick.

Download the MP3Episode #10     Thursday, April 23, 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear all about the new Elvis Presley in Concert show that will tour through Europe in early 2010. Concert producer Stig Edgren talks about the excitement surrounding the upcoming show, how the concert is produced and more. Also, hear audio of Elvis himself from 1958 as he talks about wanting to tour Europe.

Download the MP3Episode #9     Thursday, April 16, 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear about Elvis Week 2009 and from actor John Stamos.

Download the MP3Episode #8     Thursday, April 9, 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear about the latest on the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest, including a new Elvis MySpace Karaoke preliminary that will be taking place this year. In addition, find out about an Elvis sighting that had a fan purchasing a very valuable piece of Elvis memorabilia for just $10.

Download the MP3Episode #7     Thursday, April 2, 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear about the Legacy Project, 75th Birthday Art Contest, 2009 Elvis Cruise and more.

Download the MP3Episode #6     Thursday, March 26, 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear about the Graceland widget and Elvis Week Art Contest.

Download the MP3Episode #5     Thursday, March 19, 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear about Elvis Week 2009 and Graceland’s request for your help on our 1969 concert. Also, learn more about Elvis on Facebook and hear from Elvis’ jeweler, Lowell Hays, telling his story about the first time he met Elvis.

Download the MP3Episode #4     Thursday, March 12, 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear about the new exhibits that just opened at Graceland from the director of the Graceland archives and the Earnhardt and Elvis Legacy Series Car from EPE’s CEO Jack Soden. Also, find out more about how you can get involved with The Elvis Legacy Project.

Download the MP3Episode #3     Thursday, March 5, 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, Tricia Yearwood describes her Elvis obsession while at Graceland during the filming of an upcoming episode of CMT Cribs. Also, hear Elvis sightings from members of the Marketing department at EPE.

Download the MP3Episode #2     Thursday, February 26, 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear about new ways to tour Memphis and get the full Graceland experience through Sweet Magnolia Tours and find out about exciting new Elvis Sightings. Also, discover which celebrity cried about one of Colonel Tom Parker’s business decisions.

Download the MP3Episode #1     Thursday, February 19, 2009
This week on the Graceland podcast, hear details about the planning of the new 1969 Elvis in Vegas Concert for Elvis Week 2009 along with pieces from Shelby County Mayor Wharton’s speech celebrating Elvis Presley Day in Memphis. Also, Terry Mike Jeffery and Randy Quaid collaborate in the SIRIUS studio to sing one of Elvis’ well-known songs.