Rock N Roll Bedtime Stories
Rock N Roll Bedtime Stories
Episode 97 - Carl Perkins vs the Cadillac

The guys go deep digging into the early days of rock n roll to unearth the story behind the Drive By Truckers’ favorite “Carl Perkins’ Cadillac.”

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Songs used in this episode: Drive By Truckers – Carl Perkins Cadillac; Billy Lee Riley – Flyin’ Saucers Rock & Roll; Carl Perkins – Blue Suede Shoes; Million Dollar Quartet – When the Saints Go Marching In

The lyrics to Carl Perkins’ Cadillac:

“Honey Don’t” Live Performance:

Peter Guralnick book:

Dirty South liner notes:

The Complete Million Dollar Quartet: