Memphis Musicians plan salute to guitar legend Scotty Moore - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis Musicians plan salute to guitar legend Scotty Moore

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Memphis musicians - including the man portraying Scotty Moore in the upcoming CMT series "Million Dollar Quartet" - will pay tribute to the late great guitar legend Monday, July 18, at Lafayette's Music Room in Overton Square.

Will Tucker, who just wrapped up filming his portrayal of Moore, will join musicians John Paul Keith, Brad Birkedahl and others starting at 6 p.m., Monday.

Birkedahl portrayed Scotty Moore in the 2005 Academy Award-nominated film "Walk the Line."

Moore, who died June 28, 2016 at the age of 84, was best known for his time backing Elvis Presley on guitar during the start of Presley's career.

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