‘Hound Dog’ writers hit Sherman Oaks

Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller to sign upcoming memoir

Songwriters Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller will be on hand in Sherman Oaks Sept. 15 for a dinner and signing of their upcoming memoir, “Hound Dog,” followed by a discussion moderated by the book’s author, David Ritz.

The team — inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987 — penned such hits as Elvis Presley’s “Jailhouse Rock,” and “Hound Dog” as well as Ben E. King’s “Stand by Me.”

Cocktails and dinner start at 6:15 p.m. at the Courtyard by Marriott, 15433 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks. Sponsored by the California Copyright Conference, event qualifies for continuing legal education credit.

Reservations can be made online at Theccc.org.

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