domingo, 11 de septiembre de 2011

September 02, ON THIS DAY IN ELVIS HISTORY

September 02, ON THIS DAY IN ELVIS  HISTORY 



September 02, 1955
Due to a car accident Elvis was late for his performance at Arkansas Municipal Auditorium, Texarkana, Arkansas. It was Scotty Moore who drove the Cadillac Fleetwood into an oncoming vehicle, while he was passing a truck. The costs of the repair were $1,000. The local high school student Carl Nelson entertained the audience until Elvis showed up.
September 02, 1956
Again Elvis went to the studio, Radio Recorders, on Santa Monica Boulevard, Memphis, and continued the recording session from 1.00 to 11.30 p.m.
September 02, 1957
Elvis performed at the Multnomah Stadium, Portland, Oregon. In an interview before the show Elvis told the reporters: " There's nothing more important than love and marriage. I do think that marriage would hurt my career now, though."
Elvis actually performed 40 minutes, however there were nearly riots and the police had to act on the crowd.
AND
The Elvis EP "Loving You Vol II" hit #18 in the U.S. 
The Elvis soundtrack EP "Love Me Tender" hit #22 in the U.S.
September 02, 1966
Elvis finished his work on Double Trouble.
September 02, 1967
Elvis's album "Double Trouble" hit #34 in the U.K.
September 02, 1968
Elvis spent most of this month in Palm Springs.
September 02, 1972
Elvis performed a special show on the Labor Day at 3.00 a.m. His honorarium was $27,000.
September 02, 1973
Elvis appeared "by popular demand" in a special 3.00 a.m. show.
September 02, 1974
On his final night in Las Vegas Elvis got himself into a long and embarrassing monologue about several personal subjects. Including his relationship with Priscilla, who was in the audience with Lisa-Marie.
September 02, 1976
Elvis performed at the Curtis Hixon Hall, Tampa, Florida.

Date:
02 Sep 1974
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Spanish Flower suit (white)
Track list:
Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Until It's Time For You To Go
If You Love Me
It's Midnight
Big Boss Man
Fever
The Wonder Of You
Softly, As I Leave You
Hound Dog
You Gave Me A Mountain
O Sole Mio - It's Now Or Never
If You Talk In Your Sleep
Why Me Lord
Let Me Be There
How Great Thou Art
Hawaiian Wedding Song
Can't Help Falling In Love


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