lunes, 22 de agosto de 2011

August 22, ON THIS DAY IN ELVIS HISTORY


August 22, ON THIS DAY IN ELVIS HISTORY 2

 

August 22, 1955
Elvis performed at Sputter Park, Wichita Falls, Texas, which was the beginning of a weeklong tour with some Hayride artists.
August 22, 1956
Principal photography for The Reno Brothers began. Later known as Love Me Tender
August 22, 1957
The Jailhouse Rock tracks, originally recorded April 30, were edited.
August 22, 1959
"My Wish Came True" hit #12 in the U.S.
August 22, 1964

"Such A Night" hit #16 in the U.S.
August 22, 1967
Elvis was released from Speedway and scheduled to begin two nights of recording at RCA's Studio A on Sunset Boulevard, but due to an accident near Elvis Bel Air home, the Colonel sent Elvis and Priscilla off to Las Vegas, in fear of bad publicity.
August 22, 1969
Elvis' performance was taped by RCA both this and the following nights and by now Elvis appeared wholly at ease on stage.
Date:22 August 1969
Time:8.15pm
Venue:Las Vegas NV.
Int. Hotel
Tickets:2,200
Costume:Unknown
Track list:

Opening Theme
Blue Suede Shoes
I Got A Woman
Jailhouse Rock/Don't Be Cruel
Heartbreak Hotel
Hound Dog
Memories
Mystery Train/Tiger Man
Baby What You Want Me To Do
Runaway
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
Yesterday/Hey Jude
Suspicious Minds
What I'd Say

[Tracklist is incomplete]

Recordings:In Person
 
Date:22 August 1969
Time:Midnight
Venue:Las Vegas NV.
Int. Hotel
Tickets:2,200
Costume:Unknown
Track list:

Opening Theme
Blue Suede Shoes
I Got A Woman
All Shook Up
Love Me Tender
Jailhouse Rock/Don't Be Cruel
Heartbreak Hotel
Hound Dog
Memories
Mystery Train/Tiger Man
Baby What You Want Me To Do
Runaway
Funny How Times Slip Away
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
Yesterday/Hey Jude
[band iIntroductions]
In The Ghetto
Suspicious Minds
What'd I Say
Can't Help Falling In Love

Recordings:In Person

August 22, 1970
Elvis performed at the International Hotel - Las Vegas, NV
It was announced that Elvis would be going on his first U.S. tour since the mid-1950's.
August 22, 1971
Elvis performed at the International Hotel - Las Vegas, NV
Already a little better, Elvis was still worried about his throat problems and a specialist was called.
August 22, 1972
Elvis performed at the International Hotel - Las Vegas, NV
August 22, 1973
Elvis performed at the Hilton Hotel - Las Vegas, NV
August 22, 1974
Elvis performed at the Hilton Hotel - Las Vegas, NV
August 22, 1997
The Elvis movie "Jailhouse Rock" was released on DVD.
Date:
22 August 1974
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume:
Track list:
Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
If You Love Me
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
[band 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
Can't Help Falling In Love
Recordings:
The Wonder Of Elvis
 


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