Monday, January 09, 2012

January 09 - King Of Compilations

Sony Compilation

Sony Legacy remembered Elvis Presley's passing with the release of the five disc set 'Original Album Classics' containg the 'Blue Hawaii', 'Pot Luck', 'Girls! Girls! Girls!', 'Fun In Acapulco' and 'Viva Las Vegas' soundtracks.

Budget Compilation

The Xtra budget label released the single disc compilation 'Elvis Hits The Charts' while the 3CD Music Digital budget label released the three disc compilation 'Elvis At The Movies And More!'.

Before Darkness Falls

The Straight Arrow import label released the double CD set 'Before Darkness Falls' containing both the Dinner and Midnight shows from August 26, 1973.

The Hillybilly Cat Live

The Graceland Records import label announced the release of the CD 'The Hillybilly Cat Live' containing a good audience-recording from the the August 23, 1970 Dinner Show. The concert will be packed in a digi-pack with gorgeous photos and liner notes plus technical information according to the press-release.

01. That's All Right 02. I Got A Woman / Ave Maria (excerpt) 03. Tiger Man 04. Monologue 05. Love Me Tender (with false start) 06. I've Lost You 07. I Just Can't Help Believing 08. You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' 09. Polk Salad Annie 10. Band Introductions 11. Johnny B. Goode 12. Band Introductions 13. The Wonder Of You 14. Heartbreak Hotel (with 2 false starts) 15. One Night (with 2 false starts) 16. All Shook Up (false start only) / Blue Suede Shoes (with false start) / Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On / Blue Suede Shoes 17. All Shook Up (false start only) / Hound Dog 18. Bridge Over Troubled Water 19. Suspicious Minds 20. Can't Help Falling In Love

Elvis Back On UK Album Chart

The 'Elvis Country' re-issue entered the UK Album Chart at #170 for w/e 14th January, 2012.

 (Source: Amazon / FECC)