Topic: Elvis Presley

Elvis at Stax: The Cream of the Crop

By Karen Schoemer on 08.13.13

Elvis at Stax, the new three-disc collection of recordings made at the famed Memphis studio in 1973, is the box set for people who thought they didn't need box sets anymore, a return to the sensibilit...

Elvis at Stax

By Karen Schoemer on 08.12.13

If you're the kind of person who used to care about Elvis, if during the nostalgia boom of the '80s and '90s you sought out storefront churches and funky Elvis-themed downtown art shows, if you collec...

15 Essential Box Sets

By Douglas Wolk on 05.21.13

Sometimes a simple sampling won't do — you want to dive in deep and explore every last corner of an artist's discography, or every forgotten single in a major musical movement. That's what the box set...

Icon: Elvis Presley

By Lenny Kaye on 06.30.09

In the Big Bang of rock 'n 'roll, not to mention popular music of the twentieth century, there is Before Elvis and After Elvis. Other performers surely gave voice to the twining streams of rhythm...