miércoles, 2 de septiembre de 2009

today in elvis life 2-sep

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.
September 02, 1966
Elvis finished his work on Double Trouble.
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.