viernes, 29 de abril de 2011

1974 Las Vegas August 19th - September 2nd

Elvis In Concert August 19th - September 2nd 1974

In mid-August after spending several weeks vacationing in Hawaii, Elvis returned to Las Vegas to rehearse for his engagement at the Hilton., this was to be the last time Elvis would be able to use the runway that went into the audience. Following the first week, it was announced that Elvis had set a new record for having 28,000 fans attending his show in one week.  

Las Vegas, NV     August 19th  OP/ S CD Paradise Road
Big Boss Man; Proud Mary; Down In The Alley; Good Time Charlie's Got The Blues; Never Been To Spain; It's Midnight; If You Talk In Your Sleep; I'm Leavin'; Let Me Be There; Softly As I Leave You; If You Love Me Let Me Know; Love Me Tender; Polk Salad Annie; Introductions; Promised Land; Introduction Of Telly Savalas; My Baby Left Me; Bridge Over Troubled Water; Fever; Hound Dog; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound ++++++                                                            
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV     August 20th  D/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis introduces himself as Wayne Newton; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Proud Mary; Trying To Get To You; Big Boss Man; Fever; Promised Land; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; I'm Leavin'; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; Polk Salad Annie; Introductions; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Why Me Lord; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; Bridge Over Troubled Water; Let Me Be There Into. Only; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Let Me Be There; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound ++-
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Las Vegas, NV     August 20th  M/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Love Me; If You Love Me Let M Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Trying You Get To You; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; I'm Leaving; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; Polk Salad Annie; Introduction; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Why Me Lord; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; Heartbreak Hotel; Bridge Over Troubled Water; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Let Me Be There; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound +++
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Las Vegas, NV     August 21st  D/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis introduces himself as Johnny Cash; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; I'm Leavin'; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; Polk Salad Annie; Introductions; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Why Me Lord; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; Heartbreak Hotel; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Let Me Be There. Incomplete
Sound +++ 65mins
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV    August 21st  M/S CD Sunlight In Vegas

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis introduces himself as the Ice Cream Man; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; I'm Leavin'; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; Polk Salad Annie; Introductions Elvis sings one line of "Take These Chains From My Heart"; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Why Me Lord; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; Hawaiian Wedding Song; First Time Ever I Saw Your Face; Let Me Be There
Sound +++-
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV     August 22nd  D/S Audio

C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis introduces himself as Johnny Cash; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; I'm Leavin'; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; Polk Salad Annie; Introductions; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Why Me Lord; Teddy Bear/ Don't Be Cruel; Heartbreak Hotel; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Let Me Be There.
Sound ++-
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Las Vegas, NV     August 22nd  M/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis Introduces himself as Wayne Newton; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; I'm Leavin'; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; Polk Salad Annie; Introductions; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Why Me Lord; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; First Time Ever I Saw Your Face; Let Me Be There; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound ++++ 58mins
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV     August 23rd  D/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; Elvis Talks About The Press And Having Just Eaten; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis introduces himself as Carl Perkins; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; A Fan Requests 'The Wonder Of You'; I'm Leavin'; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; Polk Salad Annie
Sound +++-
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Las Vegas, NV    August 23rd  M/S CD Vegas Birthday Show

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis introduces himself as Wayne Newton; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; The Wonder Of You; I'm Leavin'; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; Polk Salad Annie; Introduction; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Why Me Lord; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; Happy Birthday; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Let Me Be There; Talk About Diamonds; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound +++-
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Las Vegas, NV     August 24th  D/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis Introduces himself as Paul Anka; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; The Wonder Of You; Happy Birthday; Elvis Talks to the Japanese fans in the Audience; I'm Leavin'; Elvis talks about the news paper articles about him; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; Polk Salad Annie; Introductions; If You Talk In Your Sleep (incomplete)
Sound +++
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV     August 24th  M/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis introduces himself as Fat's Domino; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; Elvis introduces his new single: It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; The Wonder Of You; I'm Leavin'; Softly As I Leave You; Spanish Eyes; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; Polk Salad Annie; Elvis explains how he doesn't like the décor in the showroom and how two nights before he and Red West painted the Angels and Introductions; Introduction of Vicky Carr; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Why Me Lord; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; Elvis asks who saw the movie Blue Hawaii; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Bridge Over Troubled Water; Let Me Be There;  Elvis talks about the ring he wore on the Hawaiian TV Special; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound ++++- 81mins
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV     August 25th  D/S Audio

C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Love Me; Elvis introduces himself as Pat Boone; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; The Wonder Of You; I'm Leavin'; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; Polk Salad Annie; Elvis Talks About The Press; Introduction; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Why Me Lord; Elvis Tells Of How JD Is A Father Figure & How He Used To Go And See Him Perform As A Child; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; Let Me Be There; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound +++-
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Las Vegas, NV     August 25th  M/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; The Wonder Of You; I'm Leavin'; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; Polk Salad Annie; Introduction; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Why Me Lord; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; Some One Shout Out For l Elvis To Sing "It's Now Or Never" & Elvis Says OK; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Let Me Be There; Elvis Said He Had A Request For "Sweet Caroline"; Elvis Tells The Story Of The Black Angels; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound +++-
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Las Vegas, NV     August 26th  D/S CANCELLED                                                                            
Hilton Hotel                     
Las Vegas, NV     August 26th  M/S CANCELLED                                                                             
Hilton Hotel                     

Las Vegas, NV     August 27th  D/SAudio
2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Introduces himself as Engleburt Humperdink; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; I'm Leavin'; Softly As I Leave You; Dialogue; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; Polk Salad Annie; Introductions; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Why Me Lord; Elvis talks about JD and the Stamps and how he paid for them to jump in the pool on TV; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; It's Now Or Never; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Let Me Be There; Elvis explains why he misses last nights shows; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound +++-
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV     August 27th  M/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis introduces himself as Elvis Presley's double, Elvis Again Mentions The Day Before; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; Elvis Talks; The Wonder Of You; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; American Trilogy; Intro.'s; Elvis Talks About The Black Angels & Talks About His 8th Degree & The Japanese Fans; Why Me Lord; Dialogue Elvis Is Asked When's He Going On A World Tour; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Let Me Be There + Reprise; Dialogue About Being Ill, About The Length Of Time He's Supposed To be on Stage ,Niger's & "It's Now Or Never"; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound ++-                                                               
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV     August 28th  D/S Audio

C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis Introduces Him Self As Glen Campbell; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; I'm Leaving; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; American Trilogy; Introductions; If You Talk In Your Sleep; My Boy; How Great Thou Art; Let Me Be There; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound +++
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV     August 28th  M/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Introduces himself as Engleburt Humperdink; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; I'm Leavin'; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; American Trilogy; Introductions; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Elvis Talks About His Black Belt; Why Me Lord; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; How Great Thou Art; Let Me Be There; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound ++
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV     August 29th  D/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis Introduces Him Self As Wayne Newton; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; Until It's Time For You To Go; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; American Trilogy; Suspicious Minds; Introductions; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Why Me Lord; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; How Great Thou Art; Let Me Be There; It's Now Or Never; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound +++-
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV     August 29th  M/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis Introduces Him Self As Tom Jones & introduces Red & Sonny West; Love Me; If You Love Me let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; Love Me Tender; All Shook Up; The Wonder Of You; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; American Trilogy; Introductions; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Help Me; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; How Great Thou Art; Let Me Be There + Reprise; Dialogue; Early Morning Rain; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Dialogue; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound +++-
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Las Vegas, NV     August 30th  D/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Dialogue Elvis introduces himself as Tom Jones talks about the flu he had and how he missed one night; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; All Shook Up; Softly As I Leave You; Dialogue; Hound Dog; American Trilogy; Introductions; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Elvis Talks About Karate And How He Started To Learn in 1959 In The Army etc..; Until It's Time For You To Go; Elvis Mentions The Shows Running Late & He's only supposed to be on stage for an hour at most; How Great Thou Art; Let Me Be There; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound +++
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Las Vegas, NV     August 30th  M/S CD Night Fever In Vegas

C, C Rider; Dialogue; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis Introduces himself as Tom Jones and mentions missing two shows; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; All Shook Up; Dialogue; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; American Trilogy; Dialogue; Suspicious Minds; Karate Intro; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Karate Speech; Help Me; Let Me Be There + Reprise; Dialogue; How Great Thou Art; Dialogue; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Dialogue; You Gave Me A Mountain; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound ++++++
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Las Vegas, NV     August 31st  D/S Audio
2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis introduces himself as Tom Jones; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; All Shook Up; Dialogue; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; American Trilogy; Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel; Introductions; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Dialogue/Karate Speech; Until It's Time For You To Go; Let Me Be There; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Heartbreak Hotel; How Great Thou Art; Can't Help Falling In Love.
Sound ++
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV     August 31st  M/S CD It's Midnight In Vegas

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis Introduces himself as Tom Jones & you've come to the wrong place/Dialogue; Love Me; Elvis gets a couple of gifts from the fans for Lisa & a Tiger for himself, Elvis mentions his twin brother & Lisa; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; All Shook Up; Dialogue/ Memphis Football; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; American Trilogy; Bridge Over Troubled Water; Introductions & Karate Demonstration To "If You Talk In Your Sleep" Talk About Karate; Why Me Lord; Let Me Be There; Hawaiian Wedding Song; How Great Thou Art; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound +++++
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV     September 1st  D/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Elvis introduces himself as Tom Jones & Elvis Talks About GI Blues & Karate; Love Me; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; I'm Leavin'; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; Polk Salad Annie; Introductions; Elvis Talks About Karate; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Elvis Talks More On Karate; Help Me; Why Me Lord; Let Me Be There; Bridge Over Troubled Water; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound +++-
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Las Vegas, NV     September 1st  M/S Audio

Dialogue/Amen (part); Love Me; Until It's Time For You To Go; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man (Part); Fever; I'm Leavin; Softly As I Leave You; American Trilogy; It's Now Or Never; Introductions; If You Talk In Your Sleep (Part); Why Me Lord; Let Me Be There; Bridge Over Troubled Water; Hawaiian Wedding Song; You Gave Me A Mountain; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound +++-
Hilton Hotel

Las Vegas, NV     September 2nd  D/S Audio

2001 Theme; C, C Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Until It's Time For You To Go; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; Fever; The Wonder Of You; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; You Gave Me A Mountain; It's Now Or Never; Introduction; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Why Me Lord; How Great Thou Art; Let Me Be There; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound ++-
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Las Vegas, NV     September 2nd  CL/S CD Desert Storm

Microphone Dialogue; I Got A Woman/Amen; Karate Dialogue; Until It's Time For You To Go; If You Love Me Let Me Know; It's Midnight; Big Boss Man; You Gave Me A Mountain; Priscilla Dialogue; Softly As I Leave You; Hound Dog; American Trilogy; It's Now Or Never; Introductions; Bringing It Back/ Aubrey (By Voice); Introductions Of Vikki Carr & Bill Cosby; It's Now Or Never; Let Me Be There; If You Talk In Your Sleep; Drug Dialogue; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Jewellery Dialogue; Can't Help Falling In Love
Sound ++++++
Hilton Hotel
Leather Suit                           
Total Attendance 59,400

Elvis and Sheila Ryan remained in Las Vegas for three days, catching a few shows including Tom Jones at Caesar's Palace on the 3rd and even gives a karate demonstration for Tom's fans by the look of things.  This photo was taken during Tom's final song.
They also attend Vikki Carr's Opening at the Tropicana Hotel on the 4th, both times Elvis was wearing one of his two piece leather on Stage outfits

On the 16th of September Elvis and Linda Thompson appear at the Tennessee Karate Institute, putting on an Exhibition with Red West, Bill Wallace and Ed Parker's friend Dave Hebler as the cameras roll, Elvis announces to the press he is preparing to produce his first motion picture.
On the 21st Linda helps Elvis draw up plans for the movie titled "The New Gladiators" it is to feature the best in karate, and promote Elvis' philosophy that karate is a way of "helping a person help himself".