In Houston, February 27th - March 1st, 1970

  • Right after finishing his second season in Las Vegas Elvis performed six shows in the Houston Astrodome, Houston, Texas. It is estimated that more than 205.000 spectators attended these shows. You can read more about these concerts in the chapter "Elvis In Concert 1970".

  • Rett i etterkant av sin andre sesong i Las Vegas gjennomførte Elvis 6 show i Houston Astrodome, Houston, Texas. Det er anslått at over 205.000 publikummere overvar disse showene. Du kan lese mer om selve konsertene «Elvis In Concert 1970».

Musicians/ Musikere;

Band leader and Lead Guitar; James Burton – Rhythm Guitar; John Wilkinson – Backing Vocals and Acoustic Guitar; Charlie Hodge – Bass; Jerry Scheff – Drums; Bob Lanning – Keyboards; Glen D. Hardin – Mr. Bobby Morris & Bobby Morris Orchestra – Backing Vocals; The Imperials (Terry Blackwood, Jim Murray, Armond Morales, Roger Wiles, Joe Moscheo) – Backing Vocals; The Sweet Inspirations (Ann Williams, Myrna Smith, Sylvia Shemwell, Estelle Brown) – Backing Vocals; Millie Kirkham.

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

All Shook Up - Blue Suede Shoes - Can't Help Falling In Love - Don't Cry Daddy - Heartbreak Hotel - Hound Dog - I Can't Stop Loving You - I Got A Woman - In The Ghetto - Kawliga (one-line) (?) - Kentucky Rain - Long Tall Sally - Love Me Tender - One Night - Polk Salad Annie - Release Me - Suspicious Minds - The Hardest Part Is Over (one-line) (March 1) - Walk A Mile In My Shoes

Sources;

Books/ Bøker; Elvis Files Vol. 5 (Erik Lorentzen – 2012) - Elvis In Concert 1945-1977 (Sebastiano Cecere – 2012) - Elvis: The Concert Years 1969-1977 (Stein Erik Skar – 1997) – Flaming Star Magazine #50 «Fashion For A King» (Tommy Edvardsen/ Atle Larsen – 2008)

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 27, 1970 (2.00pm). Houston, Texas

Elvis live in Houston, Texas - February 27, 1970 (2.00pm) (NO PICTURE)

Venue: Houston Astrodome, Houston, TX.

Tickets: 16,708

Costume:

Track list:

All Shook Up - I Got A Woman - Blue Suede Shoes - Don't Cry Daddy - Heartbreak Hotel - Hound Dog - Love Me Tender - One Night - Release Me - Walk A Mile In My Shoes - In The Ghetto - I Can't Stop Loving You - Polk Salad Annie - Band Introductions - Suspicious Minds - Can't Help Falling In Love - Love Me Tender (Instrumental)

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 43 min.

  • Houston Astrodome Vol. 1 – Audience Rec. – CD-R

February 27, 1970 (7.45pm). Houston, Texas

Elvis live in Houston, Texas - February 27, 1970 (7.45pm)

Venue: Houston Astrodome, Houston, TX.

Tickets: 36,299

Costume: Thin Green Leaf Suit/Green Sleek Suit with Green Macramé Belt

Track list:

All Shook Up - I Got A Woman - Blue Suede Shoes - Don't Cry Daddy - Heartbreak Hotel - Hound Dog - Love Me Tender - Kentucky Rain - Release Me - Walk A Mile In My Shoes - In The Ghetto - I Can't Stop Loving You - Polk Salad Annie - Band Introductions - Suspicious Minds - Can't Help Falling In Love - Love Me Tender (Instrumental)

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 45 min.

  • Houston Astrodome Vol. 2 – Audience Rec. – CD-R

February 28, 1970 (2.00pm). Houston, Texas

Elvis live in Houston, Texas - February 28, 1970 (2.00pm)

Venue: Houston Astrodome, Houston, TX.

Tickets: 37,733

Costume:

Track list:

All Shook Up - I Got A Woman - Long Tall Sally - Don't Cry Daddy - Heartbreak Hotel - Hound Dog - Love Me Tender - Kentucky Rain - Release Me - Walk A Mile In My Shoes - In The Ghetto - I Can't Stop Loving You - Polk Salad Annie - Band Introductions - Suspicious Minds - Can't Help Falling In Love - Love Me Tender (Instrumental)

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 45 min.

  • Better Than Ever – Audience Rec. – VV - 2013

  • Houston Astrodome Vol. 3 – Audience Rec. – CD-R

February 28, 1970 (7.45pm). Houston, Texas

Elvis live in Houston, Texas - February 28, 1970 (7.45pm)

Venue: Houston Astrodome, Houston, TX.

Tickets: 43,614

Costume:

Track list:

All Shook Up - I Got A Woman - Blue Suede Shoes - Don't Cry Daddy - Heartbreak Hotel - Hound Dog - Love Me Tender - Kentucky Rain - Release Me - Walk A Mile In My Shoes - In The Ghetto - I Can't Stop Loving You - Polk Salad Annie - Band Introductions - Suspicious Minds - Can't Help Falling In Love - Love Me Tender (Instrumental)

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 43 min.

  • Houston Astrodome Vol. 4 – Audience Rec. – CD-R

March 1, 1970 (2.00pm). Houston, Texas

Elvis live in Houston, Texas - March 1, 1970 (2.00pm)

Venue: Houston Astrodome, Houston, TX.

Tickets: 40,858

Costume:

Track list:

All Shook Up - I Got A Woman - Long Tall Sally - Don't Cry Daddy - Heartbreak Hotel - Hound Dog - Love Me Tender - Kentucky Rain - Release Me - Walk A Mile In My Shoes - In The Ghetto - I Can't Stop Loving You - Polk Salad Annie - Band Introductions - Suspicious Minds - Can't Help Falling In Love - Love Me Tender (Instrumental)

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 45 min.

  • Elvis At The Dome – Audience Rec. - King Crown Records - 2001

  • Closing Strong – Audience Rec. – VV – 2013

  • Welcome To Houston - Audience Rec. – CD-R

March 1, 1970 (7.00pm). Houston, Texas

Elvis live in Houston, Texas - March 1, 1970 (7.00pm)

Venue: Houston Astrodome, Houston, TX.

Tickets: 27,777

Costume:

Track list:

All Shook Up - I Got A Woman - Long Tall Sally - Don't Cry Daddy - Heartbreak Hotel - Hound Dog - Love Me Tender - Kentucky Rain - Release Me - Walk A Mile In My Shoes - In The Ghetto - I Can't Stop Loving You - Polk Salad Annie - Band Introductions - The Hardest Part Is Over (one-line) - Suspicious Minds - Can't Help Falling In Love - Love Me Tender (Instrumental)

Comments: Duration/ Varighet; 46 min.

  • Houston Astrodome Vol. 6 – Audience Rec. – CD-R

Tour Map

A - Houston, Texas