miércoles, 31 de agosto de 2011

August 30, ON THIS DAY IN ELVIS HISTORY

August 30, ON THIS DAY IN ELVIS HISTORY

August 30, 1957
Elvis performed at the Memorial Stadium, Spokane, Washington. Elvis entered the stadium in a Cadillac through lines of police guards. He performed 18 songs.
August 30, 1962
Soundtrack recording began at 7.00 p.m. at Radio Recorders but was canceled after only a few hours when it became evident that due to a cold Elvis was having difficulty singing.
August 30, 1966
Elvis completed principal photography on Double Trouble.
August 30,1969 - The Elvis Presley album "From Elvis In Memphis" hit #1 in the U.K.
August 30, 1975
While in the hospital Elvis received get-well calls from both President Nixon and Frank Sinatra.
August 30, 1976
Elvis performed at the University of Alabama Memorial Coliseum, Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
Date: 30 August 1976
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Tuscaloosa, AL.
Memorial Coliseum
Tickets: 12,000
Costume: Bicentennial (white) Suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
If You Love Me
You Gave Me A Mountain
All Shook Up
Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel
And I Love You So
Jailhouse Rock
Fever
America
[band introductions]
Early Morning Rain
What'd I Say
Johnny B. Goode
Love Letters
School Days
Hurt
Hound Dog
My Heavenly Father [K. Westmoreland]
Mystery Train/Tiger Man
Can't Help Falling In Love

Recordings: One Night in Alabama

Old Times They Are Not Forgotten

Tuscaloosa Night

Photos:
Tuscaloosa News.
Photos courtesy of Scott Hayward.
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