domingo, 11 de diciembre de 2011

December 04, On this day in Elvis history

December 04, 1954
Elvis performed at the Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Auditorium, Shreveport.
December 04, 1955
As an extra added attraction Elvis performed at the Lyric Theater, Indianapolis, Indiana. This was the first day of a 4 day booking with the Hank Snow show.
December 04, 1956
Elvis and Marilyn Evans, a showgirl from Las Vegas, went to the Sun recording studio. They came in in the middle of a recording session of Carl Perkins. Elvis stayed to jam with Carl as well as with Jerry Lee Lewis, who was the piano player on the session. Sam Philips taped the whole thing and the results became well known as the Million Dollar Quartet session.
December 4, 1966
"Tell Me Why" hit #15 in the U.K. 
The album "Elvis For Everyone" hit #8 in the U.K.
December 04, 1970
Elvis and Priscilla completed their purchase of the new home at 144 Monovale for $339,000. This house was considerably larger than the one on Hillcrest. It provided bedrooms for the entourage and their wives as well, and the grounds around it offered everyone some privacy. 
Elvis bought 7 more TCB pendants as well as other jewelry at Schwartz and Ableser.
December 04, 1972
Elvis was back in Memphis and at the Memphian almost every night into New Year.
December 4, 1975
Elvis performed at the Hilton Hotel - Las Vegas, NV,
December 4, 1976
Elvis performed at the Hilton Hotel - Las Vegas, NV  9:00 pm & Midnight
Date:04 Dec 1976
Time:8.30pm
Venue:Las Vegas, NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets:1,600
Costume:Inca Gold Leaf 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
Jailhouse Rock
It's Now Or Never
Tryin' To Get To You
Blue Suede Shoes
Fever
America The Beautiful
Bridge Over Troubled Water
What Now My Love
[band introductions] 
Early Morning Rain
What'd I Say
Love Letters
Hurt
Hound Dog
How Great Thou Art
Can't Help Falling In Love

Recordings:Love Letters from Nevada
Photos:
 
 

Date:04 Dec 1976
Time:Midnight
Venue:Las Vegas, NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets:1,600
Costume:Red Phoenix suit with reserve belt
Track list:

Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
Fairytale
You Gave Me A Mountain
Jailhouse Rock
It's Now Or Never
Lawdy, Miss Clawdy
Tryin' To Get To You
Blue Suede Shoes
Fever
Softly, As I Leave You
Polk Salad Annie
[band introductions] 
Early Morning Rain
Love Letters
Hurt
Hawaiian Wedding Song
Hound Dog
Danny Boy/Walk With Me [S. Nielsen]
How Great Thou Art
Can't Help Falling In Love

Recordings:Love Letters From Nevada
Photos:
 
 

 


CONCERT DETAILS:
Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 14 - Las Vegas December 2nd - December 15th 1975
Date: December 4 1975
Venue: Hilton Hotel
Location: Las Vegas NV
Showtime: Dinner (10.00pm)
Crowd: 2200
REVIEWS:
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ELVIS ATTIRE:
Suit: Dark Blue Gypsy suit
Belt:
Cape:
GROUP ATTIRE:

TICKET STUBS:
SONGS - TRACKLISTINGS:
2001 Theme
See See Rider
I Got A Woman
- segued medley with -
Amen
Love Me
Fairytale
Big Boss Man
( above song is just an excerpt )
And I Love You So
Tryin To Get To You
Blue Suede Shoes
Its Now Or Never
Polk Salad Annie
Band Introductions
Johnny B Goode
( featuring James Burton )
Drum Solo
( featuring Ronnie Tutt )
Bass Solo
( featuring Jerry Scheff )
Piano Solo
( featuring Glen D Hardin )
Hail! Hail! Rock N Roll
Elvis introduces Julie Lamar
Just Pretend
Bridge Over Troubled Water
Burning Love
Softly As I Leave You
America The Beautiful
Mystery Train
- segued medley with -
Tiger Man
Little Darlin
Cant Help Falling In Love
Closing Vamp
CDRS FROM CONCERT: