Setting the record straight on Elvis Presley and Glen Campbell’s recording summit

Elvis Presley, sporting a black glove, elongated police flashlight, aviator sunglasses, and black fur overcoat, chats with Glen Campbell at the wedding reception for Memphis deejay George Klein on December 5, 1970. Photography by Frank Carroll

In an alternate world, had Glen Campbell not connected so forcefully with the record buying public with the back to back “Gentle on My Mind” and “By the Time I Get to Phoenix” singles during the flower power-exhibiting summer of 1967, he very well could have been destined to be Elvis Presley’s lead guitarist in the TCB Band.

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Jeremy Roberts

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Retro pop culture interviews & lovin’ something fierce sustain this University of Georgia Master of Agricultural Leadership alum. Email: jeremylr@windstream.net