25. jan, 2017

New CDs: Elvis Work In Progress Vol. 1 & 2

The Elvis One label has announced two new CD’s; Elvis Work In Progress Vol. 1 & 2. These contains a collection alternate takes from 1960 and 1966.


Elvis One har annonsert to nye CD-utgivelser; Elvis Work In Progress Vol. 1 & 2. Disse inneholder et utvalg alternative tagninger fra 1960 og 1966.


From the Label: Elvis One proudly presents ELVIS WORK IN PROGRESS OUTTAKES FROM THE SIXTIES! – VOLUME 1. A new volume from THE BOOTLEG SERIES by the ELVIS ONE label. Elvis Work In Progress - Volume 1 represents the first album from the Elvis One label with outtakes from 1960 & 1966 together on one great new cd. An album with 29 alternate takes, including 23 alternate takes previously unreleased by Elvis’ official record company. All-in the best possible sound. This is a fly-on-the-wall experience… Ofcourse this album comes with a nice cd-booklet with photos and recording information.

From the Label (Volume 2): Elvis Work In Progress - Volume 2 represents the 2nd album from the Elvis One label with outtakes from 1960 & 1966 together on one great new cd. An album with 28 alternate takes, including 24 alternate takes previously unreleased by Elvis’ official record company. All-in the best possible sound. This is a fly-on-the-wall experience… Of course this album comes with a nice cd-booklet with photos and recording information.

Track list – Volume 1: 01. I’ll Remember You (alternate take 3) * 4:07, 02. Come What May (alternate take 1) * 2:27, 03. Am I Ready (alternate take 2) * 2:40, 04. Down In The Alley (alternate take 7) * 2:29, 05. All That I Am (alternate takes 3 & 6) * 3:14, 06. Somebody Bigger Than You And I (alternate takes 5 & 8) * 2:42, 07. Where Could I Go But The Lord (alternate take 1) * 0:35, 08. Without Him (alternate takes 5, 6 & 7) * 1:33, 09. Soldier Boy (alternate takes 3 & 11) ** 3:42, 10. A Mess Of Blues (alternate take 4) *** 2:49, 11. Lonely Man (alternate take 3) 2:44, 12. Spinout (alternate takes 3 & 4) * 1:46, 13. Adam And Evil (alternate takes 18 & 19) * 2:12, 14. She’s A Machine (alternate take 14) * 1:48, 15. Yoga Is As Yoga Does (alternate take 3) * 1:46, 16. Love Letters (alternate take 1) * 0:30, 17. I’ll Remember You (alternate take 1) * 1:29, 18. Down In The Alley (alternate takes 5 & 8) * 1:53, 19. (Marie’s The Name) His Latest Flame (alternate takes 7 & 9) 1:17, 20. Make Me Know It (alternate take 16) 2:06 (*Previously unreleased by Elvis’ record company / **First 2 false starts of take 3 previously unreleased by Elvis’ record company / *** Spliced with ending of master take)

Volume 2: 01. Down In The Alley (re-mix with crowd of girls) ** 3:09, 02. Make Me Know It (alternate take 2) 1:57, 03. Somebody Bigger Than You And I, (alternate takes 4, 9 & 10) * 2:48, 04. By and By (alternate takes 5 & 6) * 0:45, 05. Without Him (alternate takes 2, 3 & 4) * 3:25, 06. Make Me Know It (alternate take 8) 1:53, 07. I Slipped, I Stumbled, I Fell (alternate take 10) 1:44, 08. All That I Am (alternate take 2) * 2:32, 09. Am I Ready (alternate take 5) * 1:26, 10. Could I Fall In Love (harmony vocal overdub) * 1:40, 11. Smorgasbord (alternate take 2) * 2:23, 12. Yoga Is As Yoga Does (alternate take 1) * 1:56, 13. Adam And Evil (alternate take 4) * 1:45, 14. Am I Ready (alternate take 6) * 2:40, 15. Smorgasbord (alternate take 3) * 2:41, 16. Stop Look And Listen (alternate takes 4 & 5) * 2:22, 17. Yoga Is As Yoga Does (alternate take 2) * 1:15, 18. Yoga Is As Yoga Does (alternate take 4) * 2:07, 19. Down In The Alley (2nd scream over-dub) ** 3:01, 20. Make Me Know It (alternate take 14) 2:08

Source: elvis-collectors.com