FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 11, 2016
Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk to Host Jerry Lee Lewis’ 81st Birthday Celebration and Concert September 29 & 30, 2016
Memphis, TN — Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk is pleased to announce Jerry Lee Lewis’ 81st Birthday Celebration and Concert will be held at the one and only Jerry Lee Lewis Café & Honky Tonk, located at 310 Beale Street, on September 29 and 30, 2016.
The event will include an intimate and exclusive Birthday Celebration which will take place on Thursday, September 29, at 6:00pm, and a Birthday Concert which will take place Friday, September 30, at 8:00pm. Both events are open to the public, with a limited number of tickets available for purchase through the Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk website jerryleelewismemphis.com.
JJ Spencer, General Manager of Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk, said, “Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk is honored to host Jerry Lee Lewis’ 81st Birthday Celebration and Concert. We had a wonderful turn-out of friends, family, and exclusive guests at The Killer’s birthday celebration last year, and we’re expecting another sold-out event this year.”
Jerry Lee Lewis’ energy and enthusiasm in his performances, including famous stage antics, earned him the nickname “The Killer” for the way he knocked out his audiences. Jerry Lee Lewis was in the very first class of inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and his performances are as good as ever. This exclusive birthday celebration and concert is one you don’t want to miss! To purchase tickets, visit the Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk website jerryleelewismemphis.com.
About Jerry Lee Lewis
Jerry Lee Lewis was born on September 29th, 1935, in Ferriday, Louisiana. He began playing the piano at age 9, copying the styles of preachers and black musicians. He signed with Sun Records in 1956 and quickly became a star. He was inducted into the first class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986. Lewis spends much of his time-off at his ranch in Nesbit, Mississippi, where he is happily married to his wife Judith.
About Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk
Jerry Lee Lewis built his name in Memphis and now he showcases the best Delta musicians. Located on World Famous Beale Street in the heart of downtown Memphis, Jerry Lee Lewis Café & Honky Tonk is filled with The Killer’s piano, motorcycle, photos, memorabilia, along with great food and live music. It’s walking distance from the Fedex Forum, making it the prime location to stop and eat before the big game or concert. We open early and stay open late, catering to both tourists and party animals alike.
General Manager, Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk