When Elvis Presley first showed up at Sun Records studio, he was a shy teenager in search of a sound. The studio's owner, Sam Phillips invited local guitarist Scotty Moore to stand in. Scotty immediately realized that Elvis had something special. This title tells the story of how Elvis Presley and Scotty Moore changed the face of popular music.
Scotty Moore began playing guitar at the age of 8, learning from friends and family. Moore is credited as pioneering the role of lead guitarist. In 2000, he was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, and in 2011 was ranked 44th in Rolling Stone magazine's 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time. Both Bruce Springsteen and Keith Richards count Scotty as their major influence.