News createt: 26-09-2012 10:00:00
Charles Stone comes to Denmark
Charles Stone is part of the panel of judges in the Scandinavian Elvis Championship 2012 that is held the 13th of October.
In Elvis’ world
As the tour producer for Elvis Presley throughout the 1970’s, Charles Stone had the rare opportunity to be closely associated with both Elvis Presley. Charles flew with Elvis and his associates on the Lisa Marie, from city to city each time Elvis went on tour. Being in the unique position of traveling with Elvis and also managing the personal details of each tour, Charles experienced daily life in Elvis’ world and also developed a close working relationship and close friendship with Colonel Parker and the entire TCB gang.
Charles began his career in entertainment in the mid 1960’ as a booking agent and worked with popular acts such as Little Richard, Fats Domino, Louis Armstrong, and the Coasters. In the late 1960’s, Concerts West recruited Charles to promote artists such as Led Zeppelin, Chicago, Grand Funk, Three Dog Night, Frank Sinatra and eventually Elvis Presley. Charles lives in Dallas, Texas, and is currently involved in entertainment and artists management where he continues to promote the Elvis legacy.