Wednesday, February 22, 2012

February 22 - Gold Mastercuts At Madison Square Garden

Mastercuts Legends: Elvis Trilogy

The DVD 'Mastercuts Legends: Elvis Trilogy' was announced with March 12, 2012 as the releasedate. 

Elvis at Madison Square Garden in New York Art Exhibit
Jonas Mekas – American filmmaker, artist, photographer and founder of the Anthology Film Archives – is exhibiting some of his little-known work. His rare and/or unreleased celluloid snip portraits include Elvis Live at Madison Square Garden, June 1972. The exhibit “Portraits” by Jona Mekas takes place from February 23 – March 31, at the Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York (US).

Collecting Elvis #4

The 4th volume in the German 'Elvis Collector's Edition' was released. This volume contained the DVD 'Kid Galahad', memorabilia reproductions and a magazine. 

Complete 68 Comeback

This is the package for the re-issue of the 'Complete '68 Comeback' set which is due March 13, 2012. 


The NotNow (Collectors Mine) label announced the release of the double vinyl album 'Gold'. The set is due March 9, 2012. 

Billy Strange Died

Songwriter Billy Strange has passed away aged 81. He died on Wednesday morning in Nashville. The writer of several great songs, Elvis fans will know the 
likes of the beautiful 'Memories' and one song that took the world by storm in 2002, 'A Little Less Conversation' which was first recorded by Elvis in 1968. Strange also helped write 'Charro' & 'Clean Up Your Own Backyard' 

(Source: Amazon / Elvis Club Berlin / Elvis Matters)