November 24, 2016 Record of the Day

Joe-Hill-Louis-sam-phillps-first-recordJoe Hill Louis was a session musician for Sam Phillips at Sun records in the years that pre-dated Elvis. Louis was literally a one-man band who could play guitar and drums simultaneously. He is credited with recording the first record that Sam Phillips produced. Released in 1950 on Sam Phillips’ label, It’s The Phillips, “Gotta Let You Go” by Joe Hill Louis can get you $6,000.00 today.

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