Elvis News

17. nov, 2017

CMT has announced a new CD; Love Letters From Elvis - Spliced Takes Special. This contains spliced versions of 14 songs picked from the Nashville-session in June 1970.


CMT har annonsert en ny CD-utgivelse; Love Letters From Elvis - Spliced Takes Special. Denne inneholder 14 spleisede versjoner fra Nashville-sesjonen i juni 1970.


From the label; CMT is back with an incredible release, Love Letters From Elvis - Spliced Takes Special. Including 14 "spliced" tracks from the 1970 recordings. Including all tracks from the original album plus three bonustracks. Fans of the series know what to expect, and this release is among their best yet! Some songs don't have complete outtakes and the STAR team managed to present an album with full versions only! Rare snippets and rehearsals were used and it works like magic!

Track list; Love Letters - Spliced take 3,1, When I'm Over You - Spliced master, If I Were You - Spliced take 2,3,55, I Got My Mojo Working - Spliced rehearsal, Heart of Rome - Spliced take 2,2,1, Only Believe - Spliced take 1,3, rehearsal, This is Our Dance - Spliced take 6,8,8,11, Cindy, Cindy - Spliced take 2,3, I'll Never Know - Spliced take 2,3, It Ain't No Big Thing - Spliced take 1,2,6, The Sound of Your Cry - Spliced take 1,3,6, Sylvia - Spliced take 4,3,9, Mary in the Morning - Spliced take 1,2,4,4,4, Life - Spliced take 1,2

Source; elvis-collectors.com

12. nov, 2017

The Elvis One label has announced a new CD; New CD; Night & Day in Nashville. This contains alternate takes and original mixes of songs recorded between 1956 and 1966.


Selskapet Elvis One har annonsert en ny CD; Night & Day in Nashville. Denne inneholder alternative tagninger og originale mikser av sanger som ble innspilt mellom 1956 og 1966.


From the label: ‘Night & Day in Nashville’ is a sampler of material recorded by The King in Nashville from ‘56 to ‘66. A total of 22 tracks, including 20 alternate recordings and original mixes (15 previously unreleased by Elvis’ record company). It’s a great new album, with (almost) only complete takes, and this time no studio banter or false starts (as they are available through other releases from the Elvis One label). Enjoy these fantastic recordings over and over again... Including a 16 pages booklet with photos and recording information.

Track list: 1. I Got A Woman (Alternate Take) 2:25 2. I’m Counting On You (Take 13) 2:29 3. I Got Stung (Original Master) 1:49 4. Fame And Fortune (Spliced Take) 2:32 Splice of take 12 and take 7 5. Thrill Of Your Love (Original Master) 3:01 6. He Knows Just What I Need (Take 10) 2:14 7. There’s Always Me (Spliced Take) 2:17 Splice of take 3 and master 8. I’m Coming Home (Original Mix) 2:24 9. Kiss Me Quick (Take 7) 2:49 10. Anything That’s Part Of You (Take 3) 2:10 11. Good Luck Charm (Original Mix) 2:29 12. I Met Her Today (Spliced Take) 2:43 Splice of take 5, take 7 and take 6 13. Night Rider (Original Mix) 2:11 14. Something Blue (Take 6) 3:00 15. Gonna Get Back Home Somehow (Take 6) 2:32 16. Just For Old Time Sake (Original Mix) 2:10 17. Just Tell Her Jim Said Hello (Try-out) 0:58 18. So Close, Yet So Far (From Paradise) (Take 3) 2:57 19. Wisdom Of The Ages (Take 4) 1:54 20. Down In The Alley (Take 7) 2:00 21. Come What May (Take 1) 1:36 22. I’ll Remember You (Take 3) 4:06

Source; elvis-collectors.com

12. nov, 2017

The Elvis One label has announced a new CD; New CD; The Elvis Presley Movie Album Volume 3. This contains outtakes, movie-versions and unedited masters.


Selskapet Elvis One har annonsert en ny CD; The Elvis Presley Movie Album Volume 3. Denne inneholder outtakes, filmversjoner og uredigerte mastere.


From the label; Volume 3 contains 22 alternate tracks, all complete versions! Including outtakes, movie versions and unedited masters presented in the best possible sound. A great alternate movie experience! Of course this album is a limited edition, just as volume 1 and 2.

Track list: 01. Doin’ The Best I Can (take 12) 3:14 02. Shoppin’ Around (take 10) 2:18 03. Pocketful of Rainbows (take 14) 2:31 04. Flaming Star (take 5) 2:19 05. I Slipped, I Stumbled, I Fell (take 9) 1:34 06. No More (take 9) 2:22 07. Can’t Help Falling In Love (take 9) * 1:58 08. This Is Living (take 8) 1:47 09. Girls! Girls! Girls! (unedited master) * 2:39 10. Earth Boy (movie version - overdub) * 2:42 11. I’m Falling In Love Tonight (take 5) * 1:54 12. I Think I’m Gonna Like It Here (remake, take 15) 2:26 13. Hard Knocks (movie master) 1:42 14. Please Don’t Stop Loving Me (take 9) * 2:10 15. Everybody Come Aboard (take 5) * 1:48 16. Sand Castles (KO take 3) * 2:57 17. This Is My Heaven (FOV, take 5) * 2:36 18. All That I Am (take 6) * 2:22 19. Old MacDonald (vocal only) * 1:57 20. Easy Come, Easy Go (unedited master) 2:21 21. She’s A Machine (take 14) * 1:35 22. Sing You Children (unedited master) 2:13

* Previously unreleased by Elvis’ record company.

Source; elvis-collectors.com

12. nov, 2017

The Elvis One label has announced two new CD’s; Elvis Army Days Revisited Part One & Part Two. These contains all German A & B sides of Elvis singles released during his time in the Army, all known recordings of interviews and press conferences from March 1958 to March 1960, newsreels and more.


Plateselskapet Elvis One har annonsert to nye CD-utgivelser; Elvis Army Days Revisited Part One & Part Two. Disse inneholder alle singelspor (både A og B-sider) som ble sluppet mens Elvis var i Tyskland, alle opptak av intervjuer og pressekonferanser fra samme periode, samt mye annet.


From the label; "Elvis Army Days Revisited | Part One & Part Two" contains all German A & B sides of Elvis singles released during his time in the Army, all known recordings of interviews and press conferences from March 1958 to March 1960, newsreels and more! Including some previously unreleased material. You can hear these historic recordings in the best possible sound all together for the first time ever on 2 cd's! Each cd comes with a 12 pages booklet... ***Single versions: including the original "You're A Heartbreaker" (faster and with more reverb)***. ***Unedited version of Elvis 'Swearing In' to the US Army (1:24 instead of 0:28)***. ***Unedited part of the Brooklyn press conference (Elvis' interruptions were edited for the 'Elvis Sails' EP)***. ***Every known recording of interviews and press conferences in Germany - Plus 1 from Paris, France*** 

PART ONE: THE GERMAN SINGLES APRIL 1958 - FEBRUARY 1959; 01. Wear My Ring Around Your Neck 2:17 02. Doncha Think It’s Time 1:59 03. Hard Headed Woman 1:57 04. Don’t Ask Me Why 2:08 05. Dixieland Rock 1:50 06. Lover Doll 2:16 07. King Creole 2:11 08. One Night 2:34 09. I Got Stung 1:51 10. Young And Beautiful 2:05 - THE ARMY DAYS | ELVIS WORD FOR WORD MARCH 1958 - JUNE 1959; 11. Newsreel ‘GI Elvis Presley Loses Sideburns For “New Role”’ 0:45 12. Newsreel ‘Elvis Enters The Army’ 0:31 13. ‘Swearing In’ to the US Army (03-24-58) 1:24         Memphis Draft Board, Memphis, Tennessee 14. Interview by Jim Kell (03-24-58) 0:42         Fort Chaffee Barracks, Fort Chaffee, Arkansas 15. Newsreel ‘Elvis Off To Germany’ 1:13 16. Press Conference excerpt #1 (09-22-58) 13:35         Brooklyn Army Terminal, Brooklyn, New York 17. Press Conference excerpt #2 (09-22-58) 5:26         Brooklyn Army Terminal, Brooklyn, New York 18. Press Conference excerpt #3 (09-22-58) 6:27         Brooklyn Army Terminal, Brooklyn, New York 19. Interview by Pat Hernon (09-22-58) 2:15         Library of the USS Randall, Brooklyn, New York 20. Ankunft in Bremerhaven (10-01-58) 2:58         Bremerhaven, Germany 21. Press Conference excerpt #1 (10-02-58) 1:07         Ray Barracks, Friedberg, Germany 22. Press Conference excerpt #2 (10-02-58) 0:37         Ray Barracks, Friedberg, Germany 23. Interview by Dick Clark (01-30-59) 4:27        ‘Telephone Call’ from USA to Friedberg, Germany 24. Interview by Hannelore Krab (06-15-59) 3:49         Bayrischer Hof Hotel, Munich, Germany 25. Interview by Mario Delagarde (06-17-59) 2:03          Prince De Galles Hotel, Avenue de George V, Paris, France 26. Promo for KPOY Radio in Hawaii (06-59) 0:52 27. Interview by Tom Moffatt (06-59) 5:41           Telephone Call from Hawaii ‘Uncle Tom’s Cabin’ to Germany - BONUS TRACKS; 28. ‘Swearing In’ to the US Army (03-24-58) 0:28         Edited - As released on the album ‘This Is Elvis’ 29. Press Conference excerpt #3 (09-22-58) 2:21         Edited - As released on the ‘Elvis Sails’ EP

PART TWO: THE GERMAN SINGLES MARCH 1959 - MARCH 1960; 01. (Now And Then There’s) A Fool Such As I 2:38 02. I Need Your Love Tonight 2:05 03. That’s All Right 1:59 04. You’re A Heartbreaker 2:06 05. A Big Hunk O’ Love 2:14 06. My Wish Came True 2:37 07. White Christmas 2:26 08. Silent Night 2:25 09. Stuck On You 2:19 10. Fame And Fortune 2:30 - THE ARMY DAYS | ELVIS WORD FOR WORD JUNE 1959 - MARCH 1960; 01. Interview by Don Owens (06/07-59) 2:55         Telephone Call from USA to Bad Nauheim, Germany 01. Interview by Dick Clark (08-59) 3:34         Telephone Call from USA to Bad Nauheim, Germany 01. Interview by Wink Martindale (09-58) 3:55           Dance Party KHJ TV Telephone Call to Friedberg, Germany 01. Interview by German Interviewer (59) 3:42         library of the USS Randall, Brooklyn, New York 01. Interview by Dick Clark (01-08-60) 3:35         Telephone Call from USA to Friedberg, Germany 01. Newsreel ‘Elvis Quits U.S. Army’ | Press       Conference excerpt (03-03-60) 1:21         Ray Barracks, Friedberg, Germany 01. Newsreel ‘US53310761’ | Press Conference        excerpt (03-01-60) 2:04         Ray Barracks, Friedberg, Germany 01. Press Conference excerpt #2 (03-01-60) 0:52         Ray Barracks, Friedberg, Germany 01. Inteview (Interviewer unknown) (03-01-60) 1:46         Ray Barracks, Friedberg, Germany 01. Interview by Johnny Paris (03-01-60) 10:55         ‘AFN Interview’ Ray Barracks, Friedberg, Germany 01. Press Conference excerpt (03-03-60) 6:55         Fort Dix, New Jersey 01. Press Conference excerpts (03-03-60) 0:53         Fort Dix, New Jersey 01. Press Conference (03-07-60) 12:39         Graceland, Memphis, Tennessee

Source; elvis-collectors.com

10. nov, 2017

FTD has announced a new 5’’ Digipack 2CD; Elvis: The Bicentennial Show. This contains soundboard recordings of two 1976 shows; the 2:30 pm show in Tulsa on July 4 and the 8:30 pm show in Duluth on October 16. There is also included some bonus songs from the show in Madison on October 19.


FTD har annonsert en ny 5’’ Digipack 2CD; Elvis: The Bicentennial Show. Denne inneholder 2 show fra 1976. Henholdsvis 14:30 showet i Tulsa den 4. juli og 20:30 showet i Duluth den 16. oktober. I tillegg er det inkludert noen bonussanger fra Madison den 19. oktober.


Disc 1: Recorded live at Mabee Center, Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, Oklahoma, July 4, 1976 at 2:30 PM: 01 Also Sprach Zarathustra, 02 See See Rider , 03 I Got A Woman / Amen, 04 Love Me, 05 If You Love Me (Let Me Know), 06 You Gave Me A Mountain, 07 America, 08 All Shook Up, 09 (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear / Don’t Be Cruel, 10 And I Love You So, 11 Jailhouse Rock, 12 Fever, 13 An American Trilogy, 14 Introductions / Early Mornin’ Rain, 15 What’d I Say (incomplete), 16 Love Letters, 17 School Days, 18 Hurt, 19 Help Me, 20 Hound Dog, 21 Funny How Time Slips Away, 22 How Great Thou Art, 23 Little Darlin’, 24 Can’t Help Falling In Love , 25 Closing Vamp

Disc 2; Tracks 1-23 Recorded live at Duluth Arena, Duluth, Minnesota, October 16, 1976 at 8:30 PM / Tracks 24-28 Recorded live at Dane County Coliseum, Madison, Wisconsin, October 19, 1976 at 8:30 PM: 01 Also Sprach Zarathustra, 02 See See Rider , 03 I Got A Woman / Amen, 04 Love Me, 05 If You Love Me (Let Me Know), 06 You Gave Me A Mountain, 07 Jailhouse Rock, 08 All Shook Up, 09 (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear / Don’t Be Cruel, 10 And I Love You So, 11 Fever, 12 Steamroller Blues, 13 Introductions /Early Mornin’ Rain, 14 What’d I Say / Johnny B. Goode, 15 Love Letters, 16 School Days (incomplete), 17 Hurt, 18 Hound Dog, 19 It’s Now Or Never, 20 How Great Thou Art, 21 Blue Christmas, 22 Can’t Help Falling In Love, 23 Closing Vamp - BONUS SONGS: 24 Hawaiian Wedding Song, 25 Steamroller Blues, 26 America, 27 Love Me Tender, 28 Blue Suede Shoes

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