Saturday, July 03, 2021

July 03 - Vinyl From the Promised Land

The Music on Vinyl label announced the re-issue of the 1975 'Promised Land' as a Limited edition of 2500 individually numbered copies on 180 Gr. white marbled vinyl and has August 30, 2021 as the release date.

From the press  release

Promised Land is the twenty-first studio album by world famous American singer and musician Elvis Presley, released on January 8, 1975, Elvis' 40th birthday. It reached number 47 on the Billboard Top 200 and number one on the Billboard Top Country chart. The album spawned two hit singles: “If You Talk in Your Sleep” and title track “Promised Land”, the latter of which was also used for the 1997 sci-fi comedy film Men in Black. Promised Land remains a timeless classic by the King of Rock and Roll. Available now as a limited edition of 2500 individually numbered copies on transparent & white marbled vinyl.

Side A: Promised Land - There's A Honky Tonk Angel (Who Will Take Me Back In) - Help Me - Mr. Songman - Love Song Of The Year

Side B: It's Midnight - Your Love's Been A Long Time Coming - If You Talk In Your Sleep - Thinking About You - You Asked Me To.

French Italian Vinyl

Due for release from the French VPI / LMLR label are reproductions on the Italian EPs 'I Need You So' (1957) and 'Presley Special' (1959). Both singles will be available in 5 colors vinyl and have October 22 2021 as the release date.

The 'Presley Special' EP will be available on glow in the dark, milky white, silver, red and yellow colored vinyl. The 'I Need You So' EP will be avilailable on yellow, gold, brown, pink and green colored vinyl.

Tracks: 'I Need You So':

Side A: I Need You So / Have I Told You Lately That I Love You

Side B: Blueberry Hill / Don't Leave Me Now

Tracks Presley Special:

Side A: I Got Stung / One Night

Side B: Don’t / Blue Moon

White Vinyl

The VV import label released ya 'White Vinyl' edition of their 'Houston Astrodome Sunday March 03, 1974' set. This edition, limited to 20 copies, comes on white vinyl with a CD, certificate and art card. 

(Source: Music on Vinyl / Facebook Pascal Dorschner)