On Tour, February 12 - February 21, 1977

  • The February tour in 1977 consisted of 10 shows, located in 9different cities. Elvis visited a total of 6 States on this tour; Florida, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee and North Carolina (see map at the bottom of the page). It is estimated that more than 105.000 spectators attended these shows. You can read more about the tour in the chapter "Elvis In Concert 1977".

  • Februar-turnéen i 1977 besto av 10 show, fordelt på 9 forskjellige byer. Elvis besøkte i alt 6 stater på denne turnéen; Florida, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee og North Carolina (se kart nederst på siden). Det er anslått at over 105.000 publikummere overvar disse showene. Du kan lese mer om selve turnéen under «Elvis In Concert 1977».

Musicians/ Musikere;

Band leader and Lead Guitar; James Burton – Rhythm Guitar; John Wilkinson – Backing Vocals and Acoustic Guitar; Charlie Hodge – Bass; Jerry Scheff – Drums; Ronnie Tutt – Keyboards; Tony Brown – Keyboards; David Briggs – Joe Guercio and his Orchestra – Backing Vocals; JD Sumner & The Stamps (Ed Enoch, Ed Hill, Larry Strickland, Gary Buckles) – Backing Vocals; The Sweet Inspirations (Myrna Smith, Sylvia Shemwell, Estelle Brown) – Backing Vocals; Kathy Westmoreland – Backing Vocals; Sherill Nielsen.

Songs used during this tour (listed alphabetically)/ Sanger brukt under denne turnéen (listet alfabetisk);

All Shook Up - And I Love You So - Are You Lonesome Tonight? - Big Boss Man - Blue Suede Shoes - Blueberry Hill (Feb. 13 and Feb. 14) - Can't Help Falling In Love – Danny Boy (Sherill Nielsen) - Early Morning Rain - Fairytale – Fever - Funny How Time Slips Away - Guadalajara (one-line) (Feb. 14) - Help Me - Hound Dog - How Great Thou Art – Hurt - I Got A Woman/Amen - If You Love Me - It's Now Or Never - Jailhouse Rock - Johnny B. Goode - Little Sister - Love Letters - Love Me - Moody Blue (Feb. 20 and 21) - My Boy (one-line) (Feb. 12) - My Way - O Sole Mio (Sherill Nielsen) - Polk Salad Annie - Reconsider Baby - Release Me - School Days - See See Rider - Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel - That's All Right - Trying To Get To You - Unchained Melody - Walk With Me (Sherril Nielsen) - What'd I Say - Where No One Stands Alone (Feb. 16) - Why Me, Lord - Wooden Heart (one-line) (Feb. 12) - You Gave Me A Mountain

Sources;

Books/ Bøker; Elvis In Concert 1945-1977 (Sebastiano Cecere – 2012) - Elvis: The Concert Years 1969-1977 (Stein Erik Skar – 1997) - Flaming Star Magazine #58, #59, #60, #62 «Fashion For A King» (Tommy Edvardsen/ Atle Larsen – 2010)

Websites; Elvis Presley In Concert (www.elvisconcerts.com) – elvis-in-concert.com (www.elvis-in-concert.com) - Ciscokings' Corner (ciscoking.jordans-elvis-world.com)

February 12, 1977 (8:30pm). Hollywood, Florida

Elvis live in Hollywood, Florida - February 12, 1977 (8:30 pm)

Venue: Sportatorium, Hollywood, FL.

Tickets: 15,500

Costume: Indian Chief Suit/ Indian Feather Suit

Track list:

Also Sprach Zarathustra - See See Rider - I Got A Woman/Amen - Love Me - If You Love Me - You Gave Me A Mountain - Jailhouse Rock - O Sole Mio/It's Now Or Never - All Shook Up - Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel - My Boy (one-line) - My Way - Little Sister - Help Me - Polk Salad Annie - Band Introductions - Early Morning Rain - What'd I Say - Johnny B. Goode - Love Letters - School Days – Hurt - Hound Dog - Funny How Time Slips Away - Wooden Heart (one-line) - Unchained Melody - Can't Help Falling In Love

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 65 min. – Income/ Inntjening; USD 206.350

  • Hot Time In Florida - Audience Rec. – Entertainment - 1994

  • Unchained In Hollywood – Audience Rec. – CD-R

February 13, 1977 (8:30 pm). West Palm Beach, Florida

Elvis live in West Palm Beach, Florida - February 13, 1977 (8:30 pm)

Venue: Auditorium, West Palm Beach, FL.

Tickets: 7,000

Costume: Rainfall Suit/ Raindrop Suit

Track list:

Also Sprach Zarathustra - See See Rider - I Got A Woman/Amen - Love Me - Little Sister - You Gave Me A Mountain - Blue Suede Shoes - O Sole Mio/It's Now Or Never - My Way - All Shook Up - Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel - And I Love You So – Fever - Band Introductions - Early Morning Rain - What'd I Say - Johnny B. Goode - Blueberry Hill  - Love Letters – Hurt - Hound Dog - Danny Boy (Sherill Nielsen) - Walk With Me (Sherril Nielsen) - Jailhouse Rock - Can't Help Falling In Love

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 70 min. – Income/ Inntjening; USD 87.400

  • Coming On Strong - Soundboard Rec. – Resurrection – 1993

  • The Final Curtain – Soundboard Rec. – Boxcar - 2011

  • On Tour West Palm Beach - Audience Rec. – CD-R

February 14, 1977 (8:30 pm). St Petersburg, Florida

Elvis live in St. Petersburg, Florida - February 14, 1977 (8:30 pm)

Venue: Bay Front Center, St. Petersburg, FL.

Tickets: 8,355

Costume: Indian Chief Suit/ Indian Feather Suit (See Comments*)

Track list:

Also Sprach Zarathustra - See See Rider - I Got A Woman/Amen - Love Me - If You Love Me - You Gave Me A Mountain - O Sole Mio/It's Now Or Never - Guadalajara (one-line) - All Shook Up - Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel - And I Love You So – Fever - My Way - Band Introductions - Early Morning Rain - What'd I Say - Johnny B. Goode - Blueberry Hill – Love Letters – Hurt - Hound Dog - Can't Help Falling In Love

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 67 min.

*The website Elvis Presley In Concert (www.elvisconcerts.com) and elvis-in-concert.com (www.elvis-in-concert.com) claims that Elvis used the Indian Chief Suit (Indian Feather Suit) during this concert. The books Elvis In Concert 1945-1977 and Elvis: The Concert Years 1969-1977 claims that Elvis used the Rainfall Suit (Raindrop Suit). If you got any useful information about this, feel free to contact me on post@elvisandhismusic.com.

*Websidene Elvis Presley In Concert (www.elvisconcerts.com) og elvis-in-concert.com (www.elvis-in-concert.com) underbygger påstanden om at Elvis brukte Indian Chief Suit (Indian Feather Suit) under denne konserten. Bøkene Elvis In Concert 1945-1977 og Elvis: The Concert Years 1969-1977 oppgir at Elvis brukte Rainfall Suit (Raindrop Suit) under denne konserten. Hvis du kan oppklare dette, er det bare å sende mail til post@elvisandhismusic.com.

  • Cajun Tornado – Soundboard Rec - Madison - 2001

  • The Final Curtain – Soundboard Rec. – Boxcar - 2011

  • Hot Love In A Long, Cold Winter - Audience Rec. – Straight Arrow - 2013

  • The Concert Years Vol. 72 - Audience Rec. – CD-R

February 15, 1977 (8:30 pm). Orlando, Florida

Elvis live in Orlando, Florida - February 15, 1977 (8:30 pm)

Venue: Sports Stadium, Orlando, FL.

Tickets: 7,500

Costume: Indian Chief Suit/ Indian Feather Suit

Track list:

Also Sprach Zarathustra - See See Rider - I Got A Woman/Amen - Love Me - If You Love Me - You Gave Me A Mountain - O Sole Mio/It's Now Or Never - All Shook Up - Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel - Help Me - Big Boss Man - My Way - Band Introductions - Early Morning Rain - What'd I Say - Johnny B. Goode - Love Letters - School Days – Hurt - Hound Dog - Can't Help Falling In Love

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 60 min.

  • Going Back In Time – Audience Rec. - Straight Arrow – 2006

  • The Final Curtain – Soundboard Rec. – Boxcar - 2011

  • Live In Orlando - Audience Rec. – CD-R

February 16, 1977 (8:30 pm). Montgomery, Alabama

Elvis live in Montgomery, Alabama - February 16, 1977 (8:30 pm)

February 16, 1977 (8:30 pm). Montgomery, Alabama

Venue: Garretti Coliseum, Montgomery, AL.

Tickets: 10,928

Costume: Rainfall Suit/ Raindrop Suit

Track list:

Also Sprach Zarathustra - See See Rider - I Got A Woman/Amen - Love Me - If You Love Me - You Gave Me A Mountain - O Sole Mio/It's Now Or Never - Little Sister - Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel - My Way - Polk Salad Annie - Band Introductions - Early Morning Rain - What'd I Say - Johnny B. Goode - Love Letters - School Days – Hurt - Hound Dog - Where No One Stands Alone - Unchained Melody - Can't Help Falling In Love

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 60 min.

  • Coming On Strong - Soundboard Rec. – Resurrection – 1993

  • Never Ending Demand Vol. 1 - Audience Rec. - Rainbow Records - 2010

  • The Final Curtain – Soundboard Rec. – Boxcar - 2011

February 17, 1977 (8:30 pm). Savannah, Georgia

Elvis live in Savannah, Georgia - February 17, 1977 (8:30 pm)

Venue: Civic Center, Savannah, GA.

Tickets: 8,052

Costume: Mexican Sundial Suit/ Aztec Sun Suit

Track list:

Also Sprach Zarathustra - See See Rider - I Got A Woman/Amen - Love Me – Fairytale - Jailhouse Rock - You Gave Me A Mountain - O Sole Mio/It's Now Or Never - Little Sister - Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel - Tryin' To Get To You - My Way - Polk Salad Annie - Band Introductions - Early Morning Rain - What'd I Say - Johnny B. Goode - Love Letters - School Days – Hurt - Hound Dog - Unchained Melody - Can't Help Falling In Love

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 61 min.

  • Savannah 77 – Audience Rec. - EP – 1994

  • Never Ending Demand Vol. 2 - Audience Rec. - Rainbow Records - 2010

  • Live In Savannah - Audience Rec. – CD-R

February 18, 1977 (8:30 pm). Columbia, South Carolina

Elvis live in Columbia, South Carolina - February 18, 1977 (8:30 pm)

Venue: Carolina Coliseum, Columbia, SC.

Tickets: 20,000

Costume: Indian Chief Suit/ Indian Feather Suit

Track list:

Also Sprach Zarathustra - See See Rider - I Got A Woman/Amen - Love Me – Fairytale - You Gave Me A Mountain - Jailhouse Rock - O Sole Mio/It's Now Or Never - Trying To Get To You - Little Sister - Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel - Are You Lonesome Tonight? - That's All Right - My Way - Release Me - Band Introductions - Early Morning Rain - What'd I Say - Johnny B. Goode - Love Letters - School Days – Hurt - Can't Help Falling In Love

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 75 min.

  • Release Me - Audience Rec. - PEAF - 1992

  • Welcome To Paradise City - Audience Rec. – Touchdown Productions - 2013

  • Hot Love In A Long, Cold Winter - Audience Rec. – Straight Arrow - 2013

  • Columbia Duty - Audience Rec. – CD-R

February 19, 1977 (8:30 pm). Johnson City, Tennessee

Elvis live in Johnson City, Tennessee - February 19, 1977 (8:30 pm)

Venue: Civic Center Freedom Hall, Johnson City, TN.

Tickets: 7,000

Costume: Embroidered Arabian Suit/ King Of Spades Suit

Track list:

Also Sprach Zarathustra - See See Rider - I Got A Woman/Amen - Love Me - If You Love Me - You Gave Me A Mountain - Jailhouse Rock - O Sole Mio/It's Now Or Never - Little Sister - Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel - My Way - Band Introductions - Early Morning Rain - What'd I Say - Johnny B. Goode - Love Letters - School Days – Hurt - Danny Boy - Walk With Me (Sherill Nielsen) – Hurt - Polk Salad Annie - Can't Help Falling In Love

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 68 min.

  • Tennessee Starlight - Audience Rec. - Straight Arrow - 2006

  • Freedom Hall Johnson City - Audience Rec. – CD-R

February 20, 1977 (8:30 pm). Charlotte, North Carolina

Elvis live in Charlotte, North Carolina - February 20, 1977 (8:30 pm)

Venue: Coliseum, Charlotte, NC.

Tickets: 12,000

Costume: Mexican Sundial Suit/ Aztec Sun Suit

Track list:

Also Sprach Zarathustra - See See Rider - I Got A Woman/Amen - Love Me - You Gave Me A Mountain - Jailhouse Rock - O Sole Mio/It's Now Or Never - Little Sister - Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel - My Way - Moody Blue - How Great Thou Art - Band Introductions - Early Morning Rain - What'd I Say - Johnny B. Goode - Love Letters - School Days – Hurt - Hound Dog - Unchained Melody - Can't Help Falling In Love

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 74 min.

  • Unchained Melody - Soundboard Rec. - Follow That Dream - 2007

  • Mr. Presley - Audience Rec. – CD-R

  • Elvis Still Reigns – Audience Rec. – CD-R

February 21, 1977 (8:30 pm). Charlotte, North Carolina

Elvis live in Charlotte, North Carolina - February 21, 1977 (8:30 pm)

Venue: Coliseum, Charlotte, NC.

Tickets: 12,000

Costume: Indian Chief Suit/ Indian Feather Suit

Track list:

Also Sprach Zarathustra - See See Rider - I Got A Woman/Amen - Are You Lonesome Tonight? - Reconsider Baby - Love Me - Moody Blue - You Gave Me A Mountain - Jailhouse Rock - O Sole Mio/It's Now Or Never - Little Sister - Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel - My Way - Release Me - Band Introductions - Early Morning Rain - What'd I Say - Johnny B. Goode - Love Letters - School Days – Hurt - Why Me Lord - Can't Help Falling In Love

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 76 min.

  • Riot In Charlotte - Audience Rec. - Chips - 1993

  • Moody Blue & Other Great Performances - Soundboard Rec. - Fort Baxter - 1995

  • The Final Curtain – Soundboard Rec. – Boxcar - 2011

Tour Map

A - Hollywood, Florida / B - West Palm Beach, Florida / C - St Petersburg, Florida / D - Orlando, Florida / E - Montgomery, Alabama / F - Savannah, Georgia / G - Columbia, South Carolina / H - Johnson City, Tennessee / I - Charlotte, North Carolina