Two New Touchdown releases
June 5, 2017
'Beyond All Bounds'
Once again after a longer break Touchdown comes back with two new releases! The first one is 'Beyond All Bounds' which includes recordings from the Seattle concerts on April 29, 1973. The afternoon show is well known, but never sounded better than this time. The recording was carefully remastered and it now sounds clearer and much better balanced than before. Up on that we offer you six songs from the evening show from the same day in even better audience quality than the complete show from the afternoon. It’s a real treat to listen to the songs in this quality.
1. Also Sprach Zarathustra 1:11 2. See See Rider 3:14 3. When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again 0:27 4. I Got A Woman / Amen 3:01 5. Elvis Welcomes The Audience 0:21 6. Love Me Tender 2:02 7. Teddy Bear / Don´t Be Cruel 1:58 8. You Gave Me A Mountain 3:19 9. Steamroller Blues 3:04 10. Surrender / You Don´t Have To Say You Love Me 2:11 11. Love Me 1:49 12. Blue Suede Shoes 1:09 13. Heartbreak Hotel 1:37 14. Long Tall Sally / Whole Lotta Shakin´Goin´On 1:42 15. How Great Thou Art 3:10 16. Johnny B. Goode 1:39 17. Hound Dog 1:59 18. Fever 3:00 19. What Now My Love 3:09 20. Suspicious Minds 4:10 21. Band Introductions 1:44 22. I´ll Remember You 2:49 23. I Can´t Stop Loving You 2:33 24. An American Trilogy 4:43 25. A Big Hunk O´Love 2:06 26. Elvis Thanks The Audience 0:29 27. Can´t Help Falling In Love 1:43 28. Closing Vamp / Announcement 0:55 29. You Don´t Have To Say You Love Me* 1:59 30. Steamroller Blues* 2:51 31. You Gave Me A Mountain* 3:10 32. I´ll Remember You* 2:39 33. Help Me Make It Through The Night* 2:31 34. An American trilogy* 4:06
* Tracks 29-34 - live recorded in Seattle during the evening show on april 29,1973
The second CD - 'December Heights' - offers the show from December 11, 1975 (10pm show). The show was released before from a much inferior sounding recording. The recording was mastered very carefully and now you get - besides the last two tracks - the complete show in excellent audience quality!
Both releases will be presented with beautiful 16-page booklets including lots of pictures from the concert respectively the Vegas season in question and informations about the concerts.
1. Also Sprach Zarathustra 1:06 2. See See Rider 3:22 3. I Got A Woman / Amen 6:02 4. Elvis Welcomes The Audience 0:46 5. Love Me 2:37 6. Talk With Some Kids pt.1 1:06 7. Fairytale 3:05 8. Talk With Some Kids pt.2 1:28 9. And I Love You So 3:33 10. About cold intros 0:26 11. Trying To Get To You 3:05 12. About the Vegas throat 0:46 13. All Shook Up 1:00 14. Teddy Bear / Don´t Be Cruel 2:15 15. Hound Dog 1:33 16. Happy Birthday Linda 1:07 17. Until It´s Time For You To Go 2:36 18. Polk Salad Annie 4:10 19. Band Introductions 7:56 20. Just Pretend 3:48 21. How Great Thou Art 3:06 22. Burnung Love 2:46 23. Softly As I Leave You 2:46 24. America The Beautiful 2:26 25. It´s Now Or Never* 3:53 26. Can´t Help Falling In Love* 2:10
* Tracks 25-26 - live recorded in Las Vegas on December 14,1975 (Closing Show)
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Never before have we seen an Elvis Presley concert from the 1950's with sound. Until Now! The DVD Contains recently discovered unreleased film of Elvis performing 6 songs, including Heartbreak Hotel and Don't Be Cruel, live in Tupelo Mississippi 1956. Included we see a live performance of the elusive Long Tall Sally seen here for the first time ever. + Plus Bonus DVD Audio.
This is an excellent release no fan should be without it.
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Tupelo's Own Elvis Presley DVD Video with Sound.