Southport’s Premier Walk in Recording “Sun Studio” goes from strength to strength! December 4th, 2012 admin Latest News Shares Comments Southport’s Premier Walk in Recording “Sun Studio” goes from strength to strength! Following in the footsteps of the famous Sun Studio, Memphis, Tennessee, the birthplace of many Rock and Roll greats who recorded there back in the 50’s such as Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash. The man behind the idea is Southport’s own answer to Elvis Presley, tribute singer Louis Rockafella. It was twelve years ago when Louis first had the idea of opening a Sun Studio in UK, following a visit to Sun Studio, Memphis back in 2000. Louis walked into the famous studio in Beale Street and recorded a CD, and had a fabulous experience. It was only when Louis returned home he realised that to make a recording here in UK, can be very time consuming as well as very expensive. Louis questioned “Why was there not such an approachable, easy, inexpensive facility like Sun Studios here in England?” Louis was determined to one day open such a facility here, but due to his busy touring schedule over the years, with his shows including the 2005 “Spirit of Elvis” theatre show with Elvis’ own backing singers, “The Sweet Inspirations”, his idea for a studio was put to one side. It is only now 2012, the 35th Anniversary year of Elvis passing, that Louis has found time to dedicate to his long term ambition of opening up a Sun Recording Studio, here in Southport. Sun Recording Studio Southport is a walk in Studio, just like Memphis; a facility for providing professional recordings to clients whether they are established singers, budding amateurs, or karaoke singers alike. Pictured above is Southport’s own answer to Elvis Presley, tribute singer Louis Rockafella Clients can book by the hour, and record any number of songs onto a CD for promotional purposes or to make gifts for family and friends. The songs are recorded there and then, and a Personalised CD’s produced on the spot for clients to take away, its as easy as that! Offering the latest technology in recording facilities, as well as a full catalogue of backing tracks if clients do not have their own, Sun Recording Studio also offer help and advice in achieving the best out of time spent there. As well as this, any talented singers who would like to progress into the entertainment business, can sign up to Louis’ own Entertainment Agency, Rockford Entertainment, also based in Southport. 1-3 Princes Street, Southport, Merseyside PR8 1EZ Telephone (01704) 807223 Mobile 07854 767358 Visit www.sunstudiouk.co.uk for more info Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!