Carl Perkins recorded a television special for Cinemax on October 21, 1985 to honor the 30th anniversary of his hit “Blue Suede Shoes”. Special guests included George Harrison, Eric Clapton, Dave Edmunds, and Ringo Starr.
Don’t forget that voting continues on the “Grooveyard Greats” listener surveys. You can choose your favorite songs of 1961 and 1962 once a day. Details, a schedule of all the first-round polls and rules are here. Updates on voting are available via Twitter. And join Alan Seltzer on “The Grooveyard” Thursday nights at 9 PM ET on wcwp.org, or on 88.1 FM in Nassau County.