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Elvis: His Songs Of Praise – Volume II

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

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Elvis: His Songs Of Praise – Volume II

As the second volume of Elvis: His Songs Of Praise, this book completes the story chronicling a further 51 sacred, spiritual and inspirational gospel songs to add to the 55 songs featured in volume 1. Once again, the story of each song is told with extensively researched detail. Also observe the high quality and subtle differences on the front cover and many other photographs of Elvis featured throughout the 350 pages.

In addition, the 32-track CD that runs for over 79-minutes features many rare and officially unreleased tracks…

Elvis Introduction / Only Believe – (With unused horns overdub: June 8th 1970). Pure Elvis – Undubbed Sacred Songs: I, John – (Take 2 Undubbed master: June 10th 1971) / Life – (Take 20 Undubbed master: June 6th 1970) / Reach Out To Jesus – (Take 9 Undubbed: June 9th 1971) / He Is My Everything – (Undubbed master: June 9th 1971) / He Knows Just What I Need – (Take 9 Undubbed: October 30th 1960) / Swing Down, Sweet Chariot – (Undubbed movie version: October 23rd 1968) / We Call On Him – (Take 3 Undubbed: September 11th 1967) / Padre – (Undubbed spliced master: May 16th 1971) / Elvis Introduction / You’ll Never Walk Alone – (Extended master: September 11th 1967). 1956 – 1977: Elvis impromptu, ‘Live’ and Rare: On The Jericho Road – (Sun Studio: December 4th 1956) / (There’ll Be) Peace In The Valley (For Me) (Ed Sullivan: January 6th 1957) / Down By The Riverside – When The Saints Go Marchin’ In – (May 1965)* / The Lord’s Prayer – (Edit: May 16th 1971) / Elvis Introduction – Must Jesus Bear The Cross Alone – Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus – Nearer My God To Thee – (March/April 1972) / Bosom Of Abraham – You Better Run – (March/April 1972) / The Impossible Dream – (MSG, New York: June 10th 1972: Introduction by Elvis) / Where No One Stands Alone – (Montgomery, AL: February 16th 1977). Seasons Greetings from Elvis: The Christmas Radio Special from December 3rd 1967: Announcer / Here Comes Santa Claus / Announcer / Blue Christmas / Announcer / O Little Town Of Bethlehem / Dale Robertson – Christmas Seal Charity Appeal / Announcer / Silent Night / I’ll Be Home For Christmas / Announcer / I Believe / Announcer / If Every Day Was Like Christmas / Announcer / How Great Thou Art / His Hand In Mine / Announcer / Promotion of Elvis’ albums / Elvis’ Special Message / I’ll Be Home For Christmas. More Pure Elvis – Undubbed Christmas Carols: The First Noel – (Undubbed master: May 21st 1971) / O Come, All Ye Faithful – (Take 1 Undubbed master: May 21st 1971).

NOTE * – Down By The Riverside / When The Saints Go Marchin’ In – (Version from United Artists movie: Frankie And Johnny)

Total Running Time 79:13 minutes
CD Compilation by Trevor Simpson
CD Mastered by Jan Eliasson

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April FTD Release

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

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News of a brand new FTD release for April.

Elvis: Las Vegas ’74 contains two legendary shows from the Hilton Hotel on August 20th. This release is another in the 5” 2xCD digipack range. Mastered by Jan Eliasson

Disc 1 – August 20th 1974 – Dinner Show
01) CC Rider
02) I Got A Woman/Amen
03) Love Me
04) If You Love Me (Let Me Know)
05) It’s Midnight
06) Big Boss Man
07) Fever
08) Trying To Get To You
09) Love Me Tender
10) All Shook Up
11) I’m Leavin’
12) Softly As I Leave You
13) Hound Dog
14) You Gave Me A Mountain
15) Polk Salad Annie
16) Introductions (part missing)
17) If You Talk In Your Sleep
18) Why Me Lord
19) (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
20) Heartbreak Hotel
21) Bridge Over Troubled Water
22) Hawaiian Wedding Song
23) Let Me Be There
24) Can’t Help Falling In Love
Bonus Song (Recorded September 2, Midnight Show)
25) It’s Now Or Never (second version)

Disc 2 – August 20th 1974 – Midnight Show
01) CC Rider
02) I Got A Woman/Amen
03) Love Me
04) If You Love Me (Let Me Know)
05) It’s Midnight
06) Proud Mary
07) Trying To Get To You
08) Big Boss Man
09) Fever
10) Promised Land
11) Love Me Tender
12) All Shook Up
13) I’m Leavin’
14) Softly As I Leave You
15) Hound Dog
16) You Gave Me A Mountain
17) Polk Salad Annie
18) Introductions
19) If You Talk In Your Sleep
20) Why Me Lord
21) (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel (incomplete)
22) Hawaiian Wedding Song (incomplete)
23) Let Me Be There
24) Can’t Help Falling In Love
Bonus Songs (Recorded August 28, Dinner Show)
25) Help Me
26) My Boy
27) How Great Thou Art

£19.99 from www.essentialelvis.com

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