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with Alexis Korner
Not only did Scotty Moore audition the young Elvis Presley on behalf of Sam Phillips. he became Elvis's first guitarist and in the Krocesscarvedoutfor imself a unique niche in the history of rock guitar.
Versed in both country and R and B styles, Moore provided an instrumental support that became known as rock 'n' roll, but as he reports, ' None of us knew what was happening, we just got on with playing '.
Researcher JOHN TOBLER
Written and produced by STUART GRUNDY

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Alexis Korner
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Scotty Moore
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Elvis Presley
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Sam Phillips.
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John Tobler
Produced By:
Stuart Grundy

BBC Radio 1 England

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BBC Radio 1 is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 30th September 1967.

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