miércoles, 24 de agosto de 2011

August 24, ON THIS DAY IN ELVIS HISTORY


August 24, ON THIS DAY IN ELVIS HISTORY

 

August 24, 1955
Elvis performed at the Davy Crocket High School Football Stadium, Conroe, Texas.
August 24, 1956
Soundtrack recording began on the Fox soundstage and run from 1.00 to 6.00 p.m. and Elvis had to work with studio musicians instead of with Scotty, Bill and DJ. He recorded "We're Gonna Move" and "Love Me Tender" at 20th Century Fox in Hollywood, CA.
August 24, 1958
Elvis returned to Fort Hood.
August 24, 1964
Elvis continued his spiritual studies with Larry Geller in Memphis as well as screening movies at the Fairgrounds or the Memphian.
August 24, 1968
The soundtrack album to the Elvis  movie "Speedway" hit #82 in the U.S.
August 24, 1974
After the midnight show Elvis painted on e of the decorative angels on the showroom wall black, and about this he told the audience in the following shows, pointing out his handwork.
AND
The album "Elvis Recorded Live On Stage In Memphis" hit #44 in the U.K.
August 24, 1991
The Elvis  three-CD boxed set "Collectors Gold" hit #57 in the U.K.
August 24,1999
The Elvis compilation album "The Collection" was released by RCA.
August 24, 2004
"Elvis Presley - The Signature Collection (It Happened at the World's Fair / Speedway / Spinout / Harum Scarum / Jailhouse Rock / Viva Las Vegas)" was released in a six DVD set.
Date:
24 August 1974
Time: Midnight
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
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
The Wonder Of You
I'm Leavin'
Softly, As I Leave You
Hound Dog
You Gave Me A Mountain
Polk Salad Annie
If You Talk In Your Sleep
Why Me Lord
Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel
Hawaiian Wedding Song
Bridge Over Troubled Water
Let Me Be There
Can't Help Falling In Love
Recordings:
It's Midnight


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