Million Dollar Quartet latest news: Million Dollar Quartet in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade (video)
Members of the smash Broadway musical Million Dollar Quarter were in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this morning. The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade aired from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm in all time zones.
If you missed the holiday classic there’s a good chance NBC will put the full video on line later. We’ll continue checking and as soon as it is up add it here.
For now, however, NBC is covering the National Dog Show and will feature the classic film Miracle on 34th Street. As for Million Dollar Quartet, well, they gave a phenomenal live performance this morning.
Rockabilly singer and guitarist Sonny Burgess recorded the first album for his band, the Pacers, with Sam Phillips in Memphis in 1956 — that was “We Wanna Boogie,” and a fertile musical moment at Sun Records.
Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash,Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis were his label-mates, and Burgess played with most of them, a little bit of history that will be recreated in a novel way Dec. 2 when he sits in with a performance of “Million Dollar Quartet,” the hit show set in Memphis on Dec. 4, 1956.