On this day in 1969 Roy Orbison and his band, The Art Movement, played the Batley Variety Club in West Yorkshire, England. Here’s a photo of Roy Orbison meeting with some fans at the venue-
“…the first true voice in Rock and Roll.”
– Lemmy Kilmister
Ten years ago this week the mayor of Music City declared it Roy Orbison Day in Nashville!
Roy Orbison lived and worked in Nashville for much of his decades spanning career. Roy recorded at such locations as RCA Studio B, Woodland Studios, and he even owned his own studio on Music Row for a while.
Previously only available as part of the MGM Years Boxsets!
This 65-page booklet is filled with rare photos and liner notes by Alex Orbison. THE MGM YEARS booklet is a companion piece to the MGM Years Boxsets. A collector’s dream!