jueves, 1 de octubre de 2009

ON THIS DAY IN ELVIS HISTORY October 01,

October 01, 1954
Elvis, Scotty and Bill played The Eagle's Nest in Memphis, a nightclub over the changing room at the Clearpool complex.
October 01, 1955
Elvis performed on the Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Auditorium, Shreveport
October 01, 1956
Elvis recorded an extra verse of Love Me Tender on the Fox sound stage for use over the final credits of the movie. The backing vocals and strings were subsequently overdubbed.
October 01, 1957
Elvis appeared on a WMCT radio and TV fund raising event in Memphis, where he told the audience that the shooting of his next movie would begin on October 30.
He didn't sing here.
October 01, 1958
At 8.46 a.m. the USS Randall docked at the German port of Bremerhaven, where were over 1500 fans and an army of press. Elvis and his battalion took a troop train from Bremerhaven to Friedberg, arriving at 7.30 p.m.
October 01, 1965
Elvis completed dubbing on Paradise Hawaiian Style after which he left for Memphis.
October 01, 1967
Elvis went to Nashville again, to Studio B, to record 3 songs for his soundtrack of his next film, Stay Away Joe.
Elvis was not involved in the song selection and was so discouraged by the lack of quality of the movie material that he made Felton Jarvis swear that he would never release one of its songs on record.
October 01, 1968
Dewey Philips had died and Elvis attended his funeral at the Memphis Funeral Home, where 10 years earlier the funeral of his mother were held too. He offered Dewey's widow his condolences and said: Mrs. Dorothy, Dewey was my friend.
October 01, 1969
Elvis flew to Dallas, returning the following day.
October 01, 1974
Elvis performed at the University of Notre Dame's Athletic and Convention Centre, South Bend, Indiana.
Date:

01 Oct 1974

Time: 8.30pm
Venue: South Bend, IN.
Notre Dame Ath Center
Tickets: 12,301
Costume: Chinese Dragon suit
Track list:

Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
It's Midnight
Big Boss Man
Fever
Love Me Tender
Hound Dog
Heartbreak Hotel
If You Love Me
Bridge Over Troubled Water
[band introductions]
Lawdy Miss Clawdy
All Shook Up
Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel
Let Me Be There
It's Now Or Never
You Gave Me A Mountain
Johnny B. Goode
Hawaiian Wedding Song
Steamroller Blues
Can't Help Falling In Love



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