Daily Elvis: January 27

Give us this day, January 27, our daily Elvis

1926

Scottish inventor John Logie Baird demonstrated a pictorial transmission machine, or television. He later invented the world’s first fully electronic color television tube.

1927

Having secured contracts with 16 radio stations, United Independent Broadcasters Inc. started a radio network. The company later became the Columbia Broadcasting System, or CBS.

1948

Wire Recording Corporation of America announced its development of the first magnetic tape recorder. Called the Wireway machine, it came with a built-in oscillator and a price tag of $149.50.

Tupelo, Mississippi

1935-1948

1935-1940

306 Old Satillo Road, Elvis’ birthplace, is now 306 Elvis Presley Drive.

, 1938

Vernon Presley  spent six months in custody awaiting trial Jan 4 – (minus 6 months until)

.in prison ( May 25 1938 to February 6 1939)

,1939

1940-41
Reese Street, where the Presleys stayed with Vester and Clettes Presley and their daughter Patsy,

1942
Kelly Street, a rented, small apartment.

1943

1944

August 8, 1945 to July 18, 1946
Berry Street -“Doll” Smith lived here with the Presleys and then Minnie Mae Presley moved in.

1946
Commerce Street, a rental

510 1/2 Maple Street, South Tupelo -the Presleys lived with Glady’s cousin Frank Richards and his wife, Leona.

1947

Mulbery Alley

 

Memphis, Tennessee

1948-1953

Sept. 12, 1948-Sept. 20, 1949

572 Poplar Avenue

Sept 2o 1949 to January 7, 1950
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

January 7, 1950 to April 1953
398 Cypress Street

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era

 

January 27, 1954

September 21, 1953 to March 19, 1954

Elvis worked at Precision Tool company, operating a drill press for $1.55 a hour.

The Presleys lived at 2414 Lamar Avenue, rented end of 1954 to mid-1955

Elvis performed at the Reo Palm Isle, Longview, Texas.
Engagement – Tour Ref: 1955
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info January 27 1955 Reo Palm Isle Club Longview TX (8:00 PM) Tom Perrymans East Texas Tour Yes

The Presleys  lived at  1414 Getwell Street rented from mid-1955 to May, 11 1956.

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

Scotty, Bill and DJ arrived in New York by car from Memphis.
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“Heartbreak Hotel,” RCA’s first official Elvis Presley record lease, was shipped to retailers across the U.S; selling 300,000 copies in its first week. It is soon to go to number one on Billboard’s pop singles chart for eight weeks and hit number one on the country chart and number five on the R&B chart. It becomes the second single to sell over one million copies, and the first for Elvis.

Heartbreak Hotel – Wikipedia

The Presleys lived at  Audobon Drive May 11 1956 to March 1957.

‘Heartbreak Hotel’ – EIN spotlight on Elvis’ first Number One.

January 27, 1957

Loving You  

January 27, 1957 – British Road Named After Elvis Presley

The Presleys lived at Graceland

January 27, 1958

Little Richard, in his quest to become a Seventh Day Adventist minister, joined the Oakwood Theological College in Huntsville, AL. He would later state: “If God can save an old homosexual like me, he can save anybody.” Of course he’s also quoted as saying: “If there was anything I loved better than a big penis, it was a bigger penis.”

King Creole 

The Military Service Disruption

January 27, 1959

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Military Service in Germany

October 1958 to February 2, 1959: Hotel Grunwald in Bad Nauheim, Germany

January 27, 1960

Military Service in Germany

Feb 3 – March 1960: Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

January 27, 1961

At New York City’s Carnegie Hall, Frank Sinatra played a benefit show for the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 27, 1962

In San Francisco, an estimated 15,000 people attended a concert featuring Chubby Checker, Jan & Dean, Dick and DeeDee, Bobby Freeman, and the Untouchables at the Cow Palace.

Elvis Presley’s single “Can’t Help Falling in Love” was certified Gold, his 29th Gold Record.

January 27, 1963

Fun in Acapulco

January 27, 1964

January 27, 1965

January 27, 1966

Elvis signs up for 4 more movies.

Lot Detail – 1966 Agreement Letter Signed by Elvis Presley and …

January 27, 1967
On the Kennedy Space Center launch pad where the first Apollo manned mission was due to take off February 21, a flash fire during a pre-flight test killed U.S. astronauts Virgil Grissom, Edward White and Roger Chaffee. Investigators attributed the fire to a wide range of design and construction flaws.

Seventeen months after Ford Motor Co. offered eight-track tape players as an option on three of its 1966 models, General Motors began offering them as an option in Buicks.
January 27, 1968
Otis Redding’s single “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay” was released, six weeks after he was killed in a plane crash.
January 27, 1969
Four days after doing ten takes of “Get Back” at Apple Studios in London, The Beatles were back there to record it 14 more times. Take 11 from this day’s work was spliced together with the best coda ending recorded the following day to become the version that was released.

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

January 27, 1970

John Lennon wrote, recorded and mixed his new single ‘Instant Karma!’ all in one day. It ranks as one of the fastest-released songs in pop music history, recorded at London’s Abbey Road Studios and arriving in stores only ten days later.

Elvis did International Hotel – Dinner and a Midnight Show

Date: 27 Jan 1970
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Int. Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Unknown
Date: 27 Jan 1970
Time: Midnight
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Int. Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Unknown
Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 2 – Las Vegas January 26th – February 23rd 1970
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info January 27 1970 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200
Info January 27 1970 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Midnight (12.00am) 2200
David Bowie arrived in the U.S. for his first visit. He couldn’t perform live because of work permit restrictions, but he attracted publicity when he wore a dress at a promotional event.
Elvis received his order of 4 TLC pendants in Las Vegas from Sol Schwartz. This was the female variation that Elvis had come up with on the TCB theme.

Dinner and Midnight shows at the International Hotel.

Image result for elvis presley, january 27, 1972

Date: 27 Jan 1971
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Int. Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Unknown
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Elvis introduces Hal Wallis in the Audience.
Date: 27 Jan 1971
Time: Midnight
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Int. Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Black Cisco Kid suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
That’s All Right
You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me
Love Me Tender
There Goes My Everything
Sweet Caroline
You’ve Lost That Loving Feeling
Polk Salad Annie
Only Believe
How Great Thou Art
[band introductions]
Johnny B. Goode
The Wonder Of You
Something
Make The World Go Away
Love Me
One Night
Blue Suede Shoes
Hound Dog
Mystery Train/Tiger Man
Love Me Tender
Can’t Help Falling In Love

Image result for elvis presley, january 27, 1974
Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 4 – Las Vegas January 26th – February 23rd 1971
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info January 27 1971 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200
Info January 27 1971 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Midnight (12.00am) 2200 Black Cisco Kid Jumpsuit with Green Shoulders Gold Attendance belt Black Suit Yes

January 27, 1972

American gospel singer Mahalia Jackson died in Chicago of heart failure and diabetes complications aged 60. Known as the “Queen of Gospel Music” she recorded over 30 albums

Elvis was Vegas’ artist in residence

Date: 27 Jan 1972
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Las Vegas, NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Unknown

 

Date: 27 Jan 1972
Time: Midnight
Venue: Las Vegas, NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Unknown
Recordings: 0

 

Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 6 – Las Vegas January 26th – February 23rd 1972
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info January 27 1972 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200
Info January 27 1972 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Midnight (12.00am) 2200

January 27, 1973

Hilton Hotel Dinner and Midnight Shows.

Date: 27 Jan 1973
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Las Vegas, NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
Long Tall Sally/Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On
Until It’s Time For You To Go
You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me
Steamroller Blues
You Gave Me A Mountain
Fever
Love Me
Blue Suede Shoes
Love Me Tender
Johnny B. Goode
Hound Dog
What Now My Love
Suspicious Minds
[band introductions]
I’ll Remember You
I Can’t Stop Loving You
Burning Love
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Indie Releases
 

 

January 27, 1973 DS. Las Vegas, NV. – Elvis Presley In Concert

Date: 27 Jan 1973
Time: Midnight
Venue: Las Vegas, NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Until It’s Time For You To Go
You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me
Steamroller Blues
You Gave Me A Mountain
Fever
Love Me
Blue Suede Shoes
Love Me Tender
Johnny B. Goode
Hound Dog
What Now My Love
Suspicious Minds
[band introductions]
I’ll Remember You
I Can’t Stop Loving You
An American Trilogy
Burning Love
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:
Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 8 – Las Vegas January 26th – February 23rd 1973
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info January 27 1973 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200 Orange Sunburst Original belt Yes Yes Yes
Info January 27 1973 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Midnight (12.00am) 2200 Yes
The press reported that Elvis looked well and was in a good humor at his “opening”.
Date: 27 Jan 1974
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
Let Me Be There
You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’
Sweet Caroline
Love Me Tender
Long Tall Sally/Whole Lotta Shakin’ On/Mama Don’t Dance/Flip, Flop And Fly/Jailhouse Rock/Hound Dog
Fever
Polk Salad Annie
Spanish Eyes
Suspicious Minds
[band introductions]
I Can’t Stop Loving You
Help Me
An American Trilogy
A Big Hunk O’ Love
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:
Date: 27 Jan 1974
Time: Midnight
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
Let Me Be There
You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’
Sweet Caroline
Love Me Tender
Long Tall Sally/Whole Lotta Shakin’ On/Mama Don’t Dance/Flip, Flop And Fly/Jailhouse Rock/Hound Dog
Fever
Polk Salad Annie
Spanish Eyes
Suspicious Minds
[band introductions]
The Most Beautiful Girl In The World
I Can’t Stop Loving You
Help Me
An American Trilogy
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:
Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 10 – Las Vegas January 26th – February 9th 1974
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info January 27 1974 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV 10 PM Show 2200 Nail Mirrored Original belt Yes Yes

January 27, 1975

January 27, 1976

David Bowie filed a $2 million lawsuit against his former attorney for unfair business practices and withholding funds.

The sitcom “Laverne and Shirley,” starring Penny Marshall and Cindy Williams, started its eight-season tenure on ABC-TV. It was a spinoff from the series “Happy Days.”

January 27, 1977

Romances: Ginger Alden

The Wake and Aftermath

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

1983 Actor ExWife: Priscilla Presley

1984

Michael Jackson received second-degree burns to his head while on the set of a Pepsi commercial from an accidental explosion. He was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles for treatment Pepsi would pay compensation, but Jackson became addicted to drugs.

1990

 Michal Jackson received the Entertainer of the Decade award from the American Cinema Awards Foundation, as presented to him by movie queen Sophia Loren.

1991

At Tampa Stadium in Tampa, Florida, Whitney Houston sang the “Star Spangled Banner” and New Kids on the Block performed at halftime of Super Bowl XXV. A recording of Houston’s rendition of the national anthem was later released as a single. ABC News pre-empted the halftime show for a report by Peter Jennings on the progress of the Gulf War.

1993

Eleven days after reaching its peak at #3 on the pop charts, “In The Still Of The Night (I Remember),” by Boyz II Men was certified platinum by the RIAA.

1994

Janet Jackson was touted as Best Female Sex Symbol and Best Female Singer while the rap trio Cypress Hill came out on top in Rolling Stone’s Music Awards and Reader’s poll as Best Rap Group of the Year.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

2004

Master Tape Collection, based out of New Jersey, began selling 2-inch sections of reel tape. The tape contained original recordings (the “Sun Sessions) of Elvis Presley. The 2-inch cuttings preserved in a plaque sold for $495.

Elvis Presley Master Tapes to be cut and sold

All Shook Up Over Cutting And Selling of Elvis Tape – The New York

2006

Western Union discontinued its telegram and commercial messaging services, ending an era of telegrams that began in 1851. The company explained that the number of telegrams sent had steadily decreased to about 20,000 a year because of the arrival and growth of other communication services such as e-mail.

2007

In his hometown of New Orleans, it was declared Fats Domino Day.

2009

Bruce Springsteen released his 16th studio album, “Working On A Dream.”

2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

2014

American folk singer and activist Pete Seegar died at the age of 94. He had a string of hit records during the early 1950s as a member of the Weavers, most notably their recording of Lead Belly’s ‘Goodnight, Irene’, which topped the charts for 13 weeks in 1950. Members of the Weavers were blacklisted during the McCarthy Era. In the 1960s, he re-emerged on the public scene as a prominent singer of protest music in support of international disarmament, civil rights, counterculture and environmental causes.

2016

Elvis Presley’s ‘Heartbreak Hotel’ was released January 27, 1956

Music-versary: Elvis’ Heartbreak Hotel was released on January 27 

Elvis’ ‘Heartbreak Hotel’ is 60 – CNN

2017

Elvis Presley birthday show set for Count Basie Theatre.

King of collectibles: Elvis reigns there, too

Tom Daley: “I’m an adrenaline junkie”

Well, I also used to dress up as Elvis and sing at weddings. I’ve got a video of it on my YouTube channel – me as a mini Elvis.
Meanwhile, Priscilla Presley

 2018

Hairstylist’s basement salon a shrine to Elvis Presley

The King vs. the “Reality Star Fool”

The King’ Helmer Eugene Jarecki On How The Story Of Elvis Is The …

 

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Reference Sites:

http://www.elvisnews.com

http://www.scottymoore.net/tourdates50s.html

http://www.elvis-in-concert.com/

http://www.elvisconcerts.com

http:www.keithflynn.com/recording-sessions/

http://www.elvisrecordings.com/  Master and Sessions

The Elvis Presley Record Research Database

Elvis Presley | full Official Chart History | Official Charts Company

http://www.elvisinfonet.com/

http://www.elvis.com.au/

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