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ELVIS IS BACK

CD TITLE ELVIS IS BACK (4 CD BOX SET)
LABEL FTD (BMG)
RELEASE DATE NOVEMBER 18, 2019
PRICE $94.95  
COMMENTS To celebrate its 60th anniversary, FTD is pleased to announce the release of a LIMITED 4 CD BOX SET - "THE ELVIS IS BACK SESSIONS". Praised by many as the best recordings of Elvis. For the first time, all numbers are listed here in order. All RCA outtakes and masters are included. The release contains a luxury booklet of 28 pages and a sound carrier decorated with beautiful portraits, rare photos, insightful essay, recording data and classical memorabilia.
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DISC 1
THE ORIGINAL ALBUM
Make Me Know It; Fever; The Girl Of My Best Friend;I Will Be Home Again; Dirty, Dirty Feeling; The Thrill Of You Love; Soldier Boy; Such A Night; It Feels So Right; Girl Next Door Went A' Walking; Like A Baby; Reconsider Baby
THE ORIGINAL SINGLES SIDE
Stuck On You; Fame And Fortune; It's Now Or Never; A Mess Of Blues; Are You Lonesome Tonight?;I Gotta Know
DISC 2
THE MARCH SESSIONS
Make Me Know It (take 1); Make Me Know It (take 2); Make Me Know It (take 3; Make Me Know It (takes 4-8); Make Me Know It (takes 9-11);Make Me Know It (takes 12 & 14; Make Me Know It (takes 15-16);Make Me Know It (takes 17 -18);Make Me Know It (take 19 / M); Soldier Boy (take 1);Soldier Boy (takes 2-7); Soldier Boy (takes 8-10);Soldier Boy (takes 11);Soldier Boy (takes 12, 14 & 15 / M); Stuck On You (take 1);Stuck On You (take 2); Stuck On You (take 3 / M); Fame And Fortune (take 1;Fame And Fortune (take 2); Fame And Fortune ( takes 3-5);Fame And Fortune (takes 6-7;Fame And Fortune (takes 8)
DISC 3
THE MARCH SESSIONS (CONTINUED)
Fame And Fortune (take 9);Fame And Fortune (takes 10-11);Fame And Fortune (takes 12 & 14);Fame And Fortune (take 15;Fame And Fortune (splice of takes 15 & 14 / M); A Mess Of Blues (take 1);A Mess Of Blues (takes 2-3); Mess Of Blues (take 4);A Mess Of Blues (take 5 / M);It Feels So Right (take 1); It Feels So Right (take 2;It Feels So Right (take 3; It Feels So Right (takes 4 & 5 / M )
THE APRIL SESSIONS
Fever (take 1); Fever (takes 2-3); Fever (take 4/M); Like A Baby (takes 1-2);Like A Baby (takes 3-4);Like A Baby (takes 5 & 6/M); It's Now Or Never (take 1); It's Now Or Never (take 2); It's Now Or Never (takes 3-4)
DISC 4
THE APRIL SESSIONS (CONTINUED)
It's Now Or Never (splice of takes 4 & 2 / undubbed master);The Girl Of My Best Friend (takes 1-3);The Girl Of My Best Friend (takes 4-6); The Girl Of My Best Friend (takes 7-9);The Girl Of My Best Friend (take 10 / M); Dirty, Dirty Feeling (take 1); Dirty, Dirty Feeling (takes 2-3);Dirty, Dirty Feeling (take 4)'Dirty, Dirty Feeling (splice of take 4 and guitar solo from take 1 / M)'Thrill Of Your Love (take 1); Thrill Of Your Love (takes 2 & 3 / M);I Gotta Know (takes 1 & 2 / M);Such A Night (take 1); Such A Night (takes 2-4); Such A Night (take 5 / M); Are You Lonesome Tonight? (takes 1-2); Are You Lonesome Tonight? (takes 3-4); Are You Lonesome Tonight? (take 5);;Are You Lonesome Tonight? (workpart take 1); Are You Lonesome Tonight? (workpart take 2);Are You Lonesome Tonight? (splice of take 5 & workpart take 2);Girl Next Door Went A 'Walking (takes 1-3; Girl Next Door Went A' Walking (take 4 / M); I Will Be Home Again (take 4 / M);Reconsider Baby (take 2 / M)

MAKING

BOOK / CD TITLE THE MAKING OF VIVA LAS VEGAS (BOOK & 3 CD'S)
AUTHOR PAL GRANLUND & DAVID ENGLISH
PUBLISHER FTD BOOKS
COUNTRY DENMARK
RELEASE DATE NOVEMBER 18, 2019
PAGES 400 + (HARDBOUND)
PRICE $200
COMMENTS The Follow That Dream collectors label, in cooperation with David English and Pal Granlund, will release the book/CD set THE MAKING OF VIVA LAS VEGAS November 2019. The book covers the background story into how the fabulous musical was created and gives a comprehensive insight from script to screen. It contains two hundred and fifty newly discovered images, including wardrobe stills, memos, contract and pages from director George Sidney's personal script, soundtrack recording session documents, memories from cast and crew, the shooting schedule, filming dates and locations revealed for the first time. And an exclusive interview open the film restoration of VIVA LAS VEGAS. The audio contains the first official release of the original soundtrack in mono, the original conceived 1963 studio album and as a bonus songs from the soundtrack and newly discovered songwriter demos. The 400-page hardcover book, packed in a deluxe slipcase, has the same size and format as the ELVIS PRESLEY A BOY FROM TUPELO book/CD from the FTD label.
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CD 1 - VIVA LAS VEGAS (MONO SOUNDTRACK)
Viva Las Vegas - What'd I Say - If You Think I Don't Need You - I Need Somebody To Lean On - C'mon Everybody - Today, Tomorrow And Forever - You're The Boss - Night Life - Do The Vega - The Lady Loves Me - Yellow Rose Of Texas / The Eyes Of Texas - Santa Lucia (Extended Version) - The Climb
CD 2 - MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE (THE 1963 ALBUM)
Memphis, Tennessee (Alternate Master) - Ask Me (Alternate Master) - Slowly But Surely - Witchcraf - Never Ending - Finders Keepers, Losers Weepers - Long Lonely Highway - Western Union - Love Me Tonight - What Now, What Next, Where To - Blue River - Memphis, Tennessee
BONUS SONGS:
Memphis, Tennessee - Bonus Songs: Devil In Disguise - Please Don't Drag That String Around - It Hurts Me (January 1964 Recording) - Memphis, Tennessee (January 1964 Recording) - Ask Me (January 1964 Recording)
CD 3 - VIVA LAS VEGAS - BONUS SONGS
Appreciation (master); Night Life (full version, long fade); What'd I Say (Take 4 extended version)
SONGWRITER'S DEMOS
The Lady Loves Me (Version 1); Today Tomorrow And Forever ; Jealous Fool (Jimmy Breedlove); My Rival; Just Like Me; Viva Las Vegas (Mort Shuman); You're The Boss; I'd Only Love You More; The Climb (The Coasters); The Big Wheel; Appreciation; The Lady Loves Me (Version 2); Do The Vegas; C'mon Everybody (Bob Johnston)

american sessions

CD TITLE ELVIS: AMERICAN SOUND 1969
(5 CD BOX SET)
LABEL FTD (BMG)
RELEASE DATE OCTOBER 2019
PRICE $99.95 <>/td>  
COMMENTS To celebrate FTD's 20th Anniversary, FTD is pleased to announce the release of 'ELVIS: AMERICAN SOUND 1969' a 5CD Deluxe Complete sessions release. Keen collectors were disappointed when the recent 'American Sound 1969' was announced as a DIGITAL release only for the general public. The Memphis 1969 session collection features over 90 tracks of rare and unreleased material from Elvis' 1969 American Sound Studio sessions, which resulted in his From Elvis In Memphis record later that year. From Elvis In Memphis ranks among Elvis' most universally beloved records, spawning the iconic hit 'In The Ghetto'. However FTD have the solution... With 'Suspicious Minds' celebrating its 50th Anniversary on August 26th 2019, Elvis' pivotal Year of 1969 can be celebrated with 'Elvis: American Sound 1969' a deluxe box-set featuring all known and previously unreleased outtakes from the legendary American Sound Sessions, Including IN THE GHETTO and SUSPICIOUS MINDS. This 5-CD set that's part of FTD's new SESSIONS series, includes a 28-page booklet with rare photos and memorabilia.
DISC ONE
Long Black Limousine takes 1,2,3 & 5; Long Black Limousine take 6; Long Black Limousine takes 7,8 & 9; Long Black Limousine take 9 (undubbed master with vocal repairs); This Is The Story takes 1 & 2 (take 2 is master track & vocal overdub); Wearin' That Loved On Look takes 1,2,3 & 5; Take 3; Wearin' That Loved On Look - take 10; Wearin' That Loved On Look takes 12,13 & 14; Wearin' That Loved On Look take 15 (undubbed master); You'll Think Of Me takes 1-6; You'll Think Of Me take 7; You'll Think Of Me take 8; You'll Think Of Me takes 11 & 14; Take 14. First release: FTD CD; You'll Think Of Me take 16; You'll Think Of Me takes 19,20 & 22; You'll Think Of Me take 23 (undubbed master)
DISC TWO
I'm Movin' On takes 1-2; I'm Movin' On take 2 (with vocal replacements and steel guitar overdub); A Little Bit Of Green rehearsal; A Little Bit Of Green - take 1; A Little Bit Of Green takes 2-3 (track master with live vocal); Gentle On My Mind (with track replacement overdubs and master vocal); Don't Cry Daddy take 3 (master take with vocal overdub);Poor Man's Gold take 12 (track master with incomplete vocal overdub); Inherit The Wind take 1, rehearsal, take 4 with vocal overdub #1; Mama Liked The Roses (master track with alternate vocal overdub); Mama Liked The Roses (master track with master vocal overdub); My Little Friend (master track with master vocal overdub);In The Ghetto take 1; In The Ghetto takes 2-3
DISC THREE
Rubberneckin' - takes 1-2 (take 2 is undubbed master); Hey Jude take 1; Hey Jude takes 3,5,6 & 7; From A Jack To A King takes 1-3; From A Jack To A King takes 4-5 (take 5 is undubbed master); Without Love (There Is Nothing) take 1; Without Love (There Is Nothing) takes 2-4 4; Without Love (There Is Nothing) take 5 (undubbed master); I'll Hold You In My Heart (Till I Can You In My Arms) take 1 (master); I'll Be There takes 1-3 (take 3 is undubbed master); ]'ll Be There takes 4-6; Suspicious Minds takes 1-5; Suspicious Minds take 6; Suspicious Minds - take 7; Suspicious Minds take 8 (undubbed master)
DISC FOUR
Stranger In My Own Home Town jam (undubbed); It's My Way/This Time/I Can't Stop Loving You jam; True Love Travels On A Gravel Road take 2; True Love Travels On A Gravel Road take 4; True Love Travels On A Gravel Road take 5; True Love Travels On A Gravel Road takes 6-7; True Love Travels On A Gravel Road take 11 (undubbed master); And The Grass Won't Pay No Mind takes 1,3 & 5; And The Grass Won't Pay No Mind take 6 (master track with live vocal); And The Grass Won't Pay No Mind take 6 (master track with overdubbed vocal); Power Of My Love take 1; Power Of My Love takes 2 & 3; Power Of My Love take 6; Power Of My Love take 7 (undubbed master); After Loving You take 2; After Loving You take 3; After Loving You - take 4 (undubbed master); Do You Know Who I Am? takes 1 & 3 5; Do You Know Who I Am? take 4; Do You Know Who I Am? take 7 (master with vocal overdub)
DISC FIVE
Kentucky Rain takes 1-3; Kentucky Rain takes 5-7; Kentucky Rain take 8;Kentucky Rain take 9; Kentucky Rain take 10 (undubbed master); Only The Strong Survive take 1;Only The Strong Survive takes 17,21 & 22; Only The Strong Survive take 29 (undubbed master); It Keeps Right On A Hurtin' takes 1 & 2; Any Day Now takes 1 & 2; Any Day Now - takes 3 & 4; Any Day Now takes 5 & 6 (take 6 is undubbed master track and live vocal); If I'm A Fool (For Loving You) - takes 1,2 & 3; If I'm A Fool (For Loving You) - takes 6,7,8 & 9 (take 9 is undubbed master); The Fair's Moving On (track master with vocal overdub); Who Am I ? (undubbed master)

holiday

CD TITLE ELVIS: FROM GEORGIA TO FLORIDA 1975 (2 CD)
LABEL FTD (BMG)
RELEASE DATE MAY 2019
PRICE $45.95  
COMMENTS A new FTD double-soundboard release FROM GEORGIA TO FLORIDA 1975 has been announced featuring two concerts from April 1975. Released as a 5" digipack, a 2CD set features Elvis in great form from his shows at the Coliseum in Macon on April 24, 1975 and previously unreleased Lakeland April 27, 1975 Afternoon Show. The set-list is fine including Big Boss Man, It's Midnight, Promised Land, Burning Love, Help Me, My Boy, T-R-O-U-B-L-E and I'll Remember You..
DISC ONE
COLISEUM, MACON, GEORGIA, APRIL 24, 1975
Love Me;If You Love Me;You Don't Have To Say You Love Me; Big Boss Man; It's Midnight; Promised Land;Fairytale; Burning Love; Introductions including: (a) What'd I Say; (b) School Days;My Boy; T-R-O-U-B-L-E; I'll Remember You; Let Me Be There; American Trilogy; Can't Help Falling In Love
DISC TWO
CIVIC CENTER ARENA, LAKELAND, FLORIDA AFTERNOON SHOW, APRIL 27, 1975
Love Me; If You Love Me (Let Me Know);Love Me Tender; Teddy Bear / Don,'t Be Cruel; Help Me; Burning Love; Introductions including:; a) Johnny B. Goode (b) School Days; My Boy; T-R-O-U-B-L-E; Why Me Lord;Let Me Be There; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Hound Dog; American Trilogy; Can't Help Falling In Love

FUN

CD TITLE FUN IN ACAPULCO (3 CD SET)
LABEL FTD (BMG)
RELEASE DATE MARCH 2019
PRICE $99.95  
COMMENTS NOTE: ONLY ONE COPY LEFT!! This is the ultimate FUN IN ACAPULCO 3-CD set: includes more than an hour of previously unreleased false starts, break downs, and complete takes! All tracks have been recently remixed and mastered from the original 3-track session tapes. The 8" x 8" slipcase replicates RCA Victor,\'s vault-stored session reel box. The 28-page booklet includes rare photographs, memorabilia, session data, Movie Trivia and an updated overview of the movie by Alan Hanson. The 3-CDs are housed in a CD carrier adorned by original tape box documentation.
DISC ONE
THE ORIGINAL ALBUM
Fun In Acapulco; Vino, Dinero Y Amor; Mexico; El Toro; Marguerita; The Bullfighter Was A Lady; (There,\'s) No Room To Rhumba In A Sports Car; I Think I,\'m Gonna Like It Here; Bossa Nova, Baby; You Can,\'t Say No In Acapulco; Guadalajara; Love Me Tonight (bonus song); Slowly But Surely (bonus song)
OUTTAKES
Bossa Nova, Baby (takes 1-2); Bossa Nova, Baby (take 3); Bossa Nova, Baby (takes 4-5); Bossa Nova, Baby (take 6); Bossa Nova, Baby (takes 7-8); Bossa Nova, Baby (take 9); Bossa Nova, Baby (takes 10 & 11/M); I Think I,\'m Gonna Like It Here (take 1); I Think I,\'m Gonna Like It Here (takes 2-5); I Think I,\'m Gonna Like It Here (takes 6-7); I Think I,\'m Gonna Like It Here (takes 8-9); I Think I,\'m Gonna Like It Here (splice of take 10 and one line from take 7/M, record version); Mexico (takes 1-2); Mexico (takes 3-4); Mexico (take 5/M)
DISC TWO
OUTTAKES
Mexico (take 6); Mexico (take 7/alternate M); Mexico (instrumental takes 1-2 & 3/M); he Bullfighter Was A Lady (takes 1-3); The Bullfighter Was A Lady (takes 4-6); The Bullfighter Was A Lady (take 7); The Bullfighter Was A Lady (takes 8-9); The Bullfighter Was A Lady (splice of takes 9 & 7/M, record version; Marguerita (take 1); Marguerita (takes 2-6); Marguerita (takes 7 & 8/M); Vino, Dinero Y Amor (take 1); Vino, Dinero Y Amor (takes 2-3); Vino, Dinero Y Amor (take 4); Vino, Dinero Y Amor (take 5/M); Vino, Dinero Y Amor (The Amigos, cafe version take 1); Vino, Dinero Y Amor (The Amigos, cafe version take 2); Vino, Dinero Y Amor (The Amigos, cafe version take 3); Vino, Dinero Y Amor (The Amigos, cafe version take 4/M); Vino, Dinero Y Amor (The Amigos, boat version takes 1-2 & 3/M); There,\'s) No Room To Rhumba In A Sports Car (take 1/M); Fun In Acapulco (take 1/M); El Toro (take 1); El Toro (take 2); El Toro (splice of takes 2 & 1/M); I Think I,\'m Gonna Like It Here (takes 11-13); I Think I,\'m Gonna Like It Here (takes 14-15); I Think I,\'m Gonna Like It Here (takes 16-18); I Think I,\'m Gonna Like It Here (take 19)

DISC 3 - OUTTAKES
OUTTAKES
I Think I,\'m Gonna Like It Here (splice of takes 19 & 18/M, movie version; The Bullfighter Was A Lady (take 10); The Bullfighter Was A Lady (takes 11-14); The Bullfighter Was A Lady (takes 15-16); The Bullfighter Was A Lady (take 17/M, movie version); Malaguena (track, take 1); Malaguena (track, takes 2-10); Malaguena (track, splice of takes 6 & 10/M); You Can,\'t Say No In Acapulco (takes 1-4); You Can,\'t Say No In Acapulco (take 5/M); Guadalajara (track, takes 1-2); Guadalajara (track, takes 3-4); Guadalajara (track, take 5); Guadalajara (track, takes 6-7); Guadalajara (track, splice of takes 1, 5 & 7/M); uadalajara (v.o. takes 1-2); Guadalajara (v.o. takes 3-4); Guadalajara (v.o. takes 5-6); Guadalajara (v.o. takes 7-10); uadalajara (v.o. splice of takes 6 & 2/M)

LP

CD TITLE FOR LP FANS ONLY
(2 CD SET)
LABEL FTD (BMG)
RELEASE DATE DECEMBER 2018
PRICE $45.95  
COMMENTS At last! The classic FOR LP FANS ONLY album Finally gets the full FTD Classic Album upgrade! This legendary album released in 1959 while Elvis was serving his time for the US Army in Germany, now features bonus tracks including RADIO and TV performances from the 1950s and the quality highlights from the recently discovered Bad Nauheim German home recordings. Great performances from the Milton Berle Show, Stage Show and the Steve Allen Show are complemented by intimate recordings of Are You Lonesome Tonight, His Hand In Mine and He Knows What I Need. Released in 7 inch gatefold format it also contains a 16-page booklet. FOR LP FANS ONLY was nominated for best album art of 1959.
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DISC ONE - THE ORIGINAL ALBUM
That s All Right; Lawdy, Miss Clawdy; Mystery Train; Playing For Keeps; Poor Boy; My Baby Left Me; I Was The One; Shake, Rattle And Roll; I,\'m Left, You,\'re Right, She,\'s Gone; You,\'re A Heartbreaker
BONUS TRACKS:
That ,\'s All Right (Takes 1-3); Harbor Lights (Take 7); I,\'m Left, You,\'re Right, She,\'s Gone (Slow Version Takes 4 & 5/M); When It Rains, It Really Pours
FOR RADIO FANS ONLY LIVE PERFORMANCES 1954-1955 - THE LOUISIANA HAYRIDE, MUNICIPAL AUDITORIUM, SHREVEPORT
- That ,\'s All Right October 16, 1954,
- Blue Moon Of Kentucky October 16, 1954
- Fool, Fool, Fool January 6, 1955, Radio Station KDAV, Lubbock, Tx
- Hearts Of Stone January 15, 1955
- Shake, Rattle And Roll January 19, 1955, Radio Station WJOI, Florence, A
- Money Honey January 22, 1955
- I Don ,\'t Care If The Sun Don,\'t Shine January 22, 1955
- Little Mama Likely March 5, 1955
- You ,\'re A Heartbreaker Likely March 5, 1955
- Good Rockin Tonight Likely March 19, 1955, Eagles Hall, Houston, Tx
- I Got A Woman Likely March 19, 1955, Eagles Hall, Houston, Tx
- Tweedlee Dee April 30, 1955, The Louisiana Hayride (Remote), Gladewater High School, Gladewater
- I,\'m Left, You,\'re Right, She,\'s Gone July 2, 1955
- Baby Let,\'s Play House August 20, 1955
- Maybellene August 20, 1955
- I Forgot To Remember To Forget October 29, 1955


DISC TWO - LIVE PERFORMANCES
1956 DORSEY BROTHERS SHOW
Shake, Rattle And Roll/Flip, Flop And Fly January 28, 1956
I Got A Woman January 28, 1956
Baby Let,\'s Play House February 4, 1956
Tutti Frutti February 4, 1956
Blue Suede Shoes February 11, 1956
Heartbreak Hotel February 11, 1956
Tutti Frutti February 18, 1956
I Was The One; February 18, 1956
Blue Suede Shoes March 17, 1956
Heartbreak Hotel March 17, 1956
Money Honey March 24, 1956
Heartbreak Hotel March 24, 1956
THE MILTON BERLE SHOW - APRIL 3, 1956, THE U.S.S. HANCOCK, NAVAL STATION, SAN DIEGO
Shake, Rattle And Roll; Heartbreak Hote; Blue Suede Shoes; Hound Dog; I Want You, I Need You, I Love You
THE STEVE ALLEN SHOW - JULY 1, 1956 HUDSON THEATER, NEW YORK
I Want You, I Need You, I Love You; Hound Dog
NEW YORK GERMAN HOME RECORDINGS BAD NAUHEIM, GERMANY
He Knows Just What I Need; Cool Water (Fragments); Like A Baby (1 Verse; Return To Me (Fragments; Her Hand In Mine; His Hand In Mine; Her Hand In Mine; If I Didn,\'t Care; Are You Sincere; Are You Lonesome Tonight; Stand By Me (Fragments)

holiday

CD TITLE ELVIS: HOLIDAY SEASON IN VEGAS DECEMBER 1975 (2 CD)
LABEL FTD (BMG)
RELEASE DATE DECEMBER 2018
PRICE $45.95  
COMMENTS The FTD label is pleased to announce the release of this CD. Released as a 5 inch digipack, this 2-CD set features Elvis in great form from the Hilton Holiday Season shows in December 1975 Las Vegas. The shows are soundboard quality and the audio has sonic imperfections. It is on the original source tape.
DISC ONE
DECEMBER 13, 1975 HILTON HOTEL (MIDNIGHT SHOW), LAS VEGAS, NV
C.C. Rider; I Got A Woman/Amen; Love Me; Trying To Get To You; And I Love You So; All Shook Up; Teddy Bear/Don,\'t Be Cruel; You Gave Me A Mountain; Help Me Make It Through The Night; Polk Salad Annie; Just Pretend; How Great Thou Art; Burning Love; Hound Dog; Softly, As I Leave You; America; It,\'s Now Or Neve; O Solo Mio; Little Darlin,\'; Little Sister; Can,\'t Help Falling In Love
DISC TWO
DECEMBER 6, 1975 HILTON HOTEL (MIDNIGHT SHOW), LAS VEGAS, NV
I Got A Woman/Amen; Love Me; Fairytale; And I Love You So; Trying To Get To You; All Shook Up; Teddy Bear/Don,\'t Be Cruel; One Night; Polk Salad Annie; Just Pretend; How Great Thou Art; Burning Love; Softly, As I Leave You; America; Can,\'t Help Falling In Love (last bars missing)