Graceland: Elvis is buried in the garden, making the house a pilgrimage for fans of rock’n’roll

There’s a pretty little thing Waiting for the King Down in the Jungle Room It’s 40 years this month since Elvis Presley last entertained pretty littl(...)

A street memorial is lit during a candlelight vigil for Elvis Presley in front of Graceland, Presley’s Memphis home. Photograph: Brandon Dill/AP

Elvis Presley fans are angry they are having to pay to show their respects to their hero at his Graceland mansion on the 40th anniversary of his death(...)

Glen Campbell revealed in June 2011, a month before this photograph was taken,  that he had Alzheimer’s disease, saying it had been diagnosed six months earlier. Photograph: Matt Sayles/AP

Glen Campbell, the sweet-voiced, guitar-picking son of a sharecropper who became a recording, television and movie star in the 1960s and 1970s, waged (...)

Workers build a new section of the wall dividing Israel from the West Bank, close to the southern kibbutz of Lahav. Photograph: Jack  Guez/AFP/Getty

As Israel marks the 50th anniversary of its occupation of the West Bank, for a third generation of Palestinians the occupation is the only reality the(...)

Carlin Music was founded by Freddy Bienstock, a wartime US immigrant from Vienna. Photograph: iStock

Carlin Music, the publishing company built up by Elvis Presley’s record picker, has been put up for sale with a $250 million (€235 million) price tag.(...)

 The James Brown Arena in Augusta, Georgia. Photograph: Annette Brown/Getty Images

In all the years I’ve been coming to the Masters, the regular early-morning journey has involved driving from a rented house on the banks of the Savan(...)

Anthony Stokes at  the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court earlier this month. Photograph: Collins

Irish international footballer Anthony Stokes must pay €230,000 damages to an Elvis Presley impersonator whom he headbutted and seriously injured in a(...)

‘Brendan Ogle will announce he is retiring from trade union activism to pursue a full-time career in light entertainment.’ Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

JANUARY On New Year’s Day, as temperatures across the country plunge, a select group of financiers and property developers gather at the Central Ban(...)

Santa Claus relaxing at home with The Irish Times. Illustration: Dearbhla Kelly

The letter comes at the beginning of December. It’s the only thing in my pigeonhole at The Irish Times one morning; a small white envelope that is un(...)

How to Be a Man is a series exploring masculinity and the challenges facing men in Ireland today When Willie Daly first started out in the matchmak(...)