A new Elvis Presley documentary is on the way, and the trailer looks incredible!
Premiering on HBO beginning April 14, Elvis Presley: The Searcher runs three hours long and will be broken up into two parts. The doc features interviews from Priscilla Presley, Bruce Springsteen, Emmylou Harris and the late Tom Petty. The film also features an original score by Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready.
On April 6, its soundtrack will be released and contain some of Presley’s hits, as well as other rare cuts. A deluxe version of the soundtrack with feature McCready’s score and other tracks that influenced Presley in his career.
This three-hour, two-film presentation Elvis Presley: The Searcher focuses on the musical icon, taking the audience on a comprehensive creative journey from his childhood through the final 1976 Jungle Room recording sessions. Premieres April 14 at 8pm on HBO.
Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock blogger who once did a presentation in a college public speaking course about why The Rolling Stones were better than The Beatles. (She received an A.)