11. mai, 2014

New Vinyl/DVD Combo; A Man At The Top

The VV label has announced a new Vinyl/DVD release; A Man At The Top. This contains the Opening Show in Las Vegas August 10, 1970 in both sound (vinyl - soundboard) and footage/sound (DVD).

VV har annonsert en ny vinyl/DVD utgivelse; A Man At The Top. Denne inneholder Åpningsshowet i Las Vegas 10. august 1970 i både lyd (vinyl - soundboard) og bilde/lyd (DVD).

From the publisher; “A Man At The Top” wants to give you a unique perspective of the man and his music during this August 1970. This will be the first STEP of a wider project, infact the producers’ intention is to accompanied this first volume with other three volumes, in the way to cover all the soundboarding recordings of August 1970. About the Vegas opening night has been already said a lot a words, so We like spend some words on the DVD here presented…. A lot s of DVD floating in the previous years including footage from the different quality and the missing audio….some time ago the producers acquired a three dvd set with included all the footage shot from the opening night, directly from the same source in a very good quality. All the different camera angles have been edited to create a real professional movie. All the footage has been digitally restored in matter to achieve the best result of image quality. All the footage includes matching audio from the original concert in the way to get a perfect syinc between audio and image with speed correction of the original footage. Although the show is no complete , the result believe us is very impressive, Elvis as you never seen..THE BEST QUALITY TO DATE!!!!! The DOUBLE LP SET 180 VINYL GRAM, IT NEVER SOUNDED BETTER!!!!is a LIMITED HAND NUMBERED 500 COPIES. It comes with an three fold 300 gram high quality GLOSSY sleeve both sides printed, giving an unique view. The sleeve will be accompanied Newspapers clips and with many photographs of the opening night., giving to the reader an unique document to read, listen and see, with Elvis at his best ..A MAN AT THE TOP of his possibilities.. VV LAVEL added a DVD cover, as a bonus, so each customer can decide by themselves if they will want to keep the DVD inside the book or inside a proper single DVD case. We hope you can enjoy this FIFTH product in the way to give life to the next volume soon as possible.


LP August 10, 1970 Opening Night Live soundboard recording RUNNING TIME 62,00 MIN

SIDE A* 13.20 MIN 01 Opening Theme 02 That’s All Right 03 Mystery Train/Tiger Man 04 Monologue 1 05 I Can’t Stop Loving You 06 Love Me Tender

SIDE B* 16.20 MIN 07 The Next Step Is Love 08 Words 09 I Just Can’t Help Believin’ 10 Something

SIDE C* 16.37 MIN 11 Sweet Caroline 12 You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’ 13 You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me 14 Polk Salad Annie 15 Introductions

SIDE D* 16.03 MIN 16 I’ve Lost You 17 Monologue 2 18 Bridge Over Troubled Water 19 Patch It Up 20 Can’t Help Falling In Love/ Closing Vamp

*Tracks previously released soundboard recording


DVD Las Vegas Opening Night August 10, 1970 show (Running time 47 min)

The Show; 01.Opening Vamp /That’s All Right 02.Mystery Train/Tiger Man 03.I Can’t Stop Loving You 04.Love Me Tender 05.Next Step Is Love/(part only) Words (part only) 06.Something (part only) 07.You’ve Lost The Loving Feeling 08.You Don’t Have To Say 09.Polk Salad Annie 10.Patch It Up 11.Can’t Help Falling Love 12.Backstage/After Show Party (Approx running time 36.00 min).

BONUS FEATURES: 01 Dressing Room&Backstage Approx. Time 11 min. 02 VV Label Back Catologue Approx. Time 1 min



Source; The King’s World - FECC