Eskridge & Eskridge 


News Release


For Immediate Release

Contact: April Rachal


Eskridge & Eskridge Law Firm


First Annual Memphis Heroes Awards 2004

April 13, 2004
Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 North Main St., Memphis, 7:30 p.m.

Bill Black, D. J. Fontana and Scotty Moore with Elvis
Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc.

Eskridge & Eskridge is proud to be a Sponsor of The Memphis Chapter's first annual Heroes Awards to be held April 13, 2004 at the Cannon Center of Performing Arts in beautiful downtown Memphis.  This black tie event will honor Elvis Presley's first bandmates, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Scotty Moore, Bill Black and D.J. Fontana; GRAMMY Award-winning musician/bandleader Ike Turner; GRAMMY Award-winning multi-instrumentalist Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown; and indie rock band, Big Star.

The Heroes Awards begin at 7:30 p.m. and will be video taped for a future broadcasting date on PBS.  There will be live performances, awards and video tributes.  Some of the artists participating in the event include Ronnie McDowell, GRAMMY winners the Jordanaires; GRAMMY winner John D. Loudermilk; Mike Mills, bass player for GRAMMY-winning band R.E.M.; and three-time W.C. Handy Award winner Joe Louis Walker

Tickets are currently available at all Ticketmaster locations, online at or by phone at 901.525.1515.




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