Our Daily Elvis for September 2, 2018

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Daily Elvis: September 2

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Tupelo, Mississippi

1935-1948

Memphis, Tennessee

1949 – 1977

 

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era

September 2, 1954

Elvis worked at Crown Electric, until mid-October 1954

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

September 2, 1955

Due to a car accident Elvis was late for his performance at Arkansas Municipal Auditorium, Texarkana, Arkansas. It was Scotty Moore who drove the Cadillac Fleetwood into an oncoming vehicle, while he was passing a truck. The costs of the repair were $1,000. The local high school student Carl Nelson entertained the audience until Elvis showed up.

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

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

September 2, 1956

Love Me Tender  Again Elvis went to the studio, Radio Recorders on Santa Monica Boulevard, Hollywood and continued the recording session from 1.00 to 11.30 p.m.

 

September 2, 1957

The Elvis Presley EP “Loving You Vol II” hit #18 in the U.S.

The Elvis Presley soundtrack EP “Love Me Tender” hit #22 in the U.S.

Gene Smith, Elvis and Bitsy Mott

Elvis performed at the Multnomah Stadium, Portland, Oregon. In an interview before the show Elvis told the reporters: ” There’s nothing more important than love and marriage. I do think that marriage would hurt my career now, though.”


with opening acts, Howard Hardin
The Burns Twins & Evelyn
Joe Termini
Wells & The Four Fays
Paul Desmond
The Jordanaires
Jodi Gray

Elvis actually performed 40 minutes, however there were nearly riots and the police had to act on the crowd.

Elvis Presley | Multnomah Civic Stadium Portland, OR | September 2 …

The Military Service Disruption

 

September 2, 1958

Military service at Fort Hood in Texas., for Advanced Tank Training as part of the Second Armored Division. He was stationed there for six months.

The Presleys live in  a rented house off base.

September 2, 1959

Military Service in Germany

Feb 3 1959 – March 1960: Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

September 2, 1960

Flaming Star 

September 2, 1961

Joe Dowell’s version of Elvis’ “Wooden Heart” hit the U.S. charts.

September 2, 1962

It Happened at the World’s Fair  

September 2, 1963

Viva Las Vegas

Romances: Ann-Margaret

September 2, 1964

The Rolling Stones recorded their version of the Willie Dixon song ‘Little Red Rooster’ at Regent Sound Studios in London, England.

On tour in the USA The Beatles appeared at The Convention Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Days before the concert, Philadelphia had experienced race-riots, The Beat

les, who were Civil Rights supporters, were shocked to see that their audience of 13,000 was completely white.

September 2, 1965

The Beatles release “Yesterday”, on which only Paul is actually playing. More than 2,500 cover versions of the song exist, making it one of the most recorded songs in history.

The Beatles receive a Gold record for John Lennon’s biographical composition, “Help!”, which was still rising up the charts.

The Doors recorded their first demos at World Pacific Jazz Studios in Los Angeles, California, where they cut six Jim Morrison songs.

Paradise, Hawaiian Style

September 2, 1966

Elvis finished his work on Double Trouble.

September 2, 1967

Elvis Presley’s album “Double Trouble” hit #34 in the U.K. The LP had a “suitable for framing” Photo of Elvis.

September 2, 1968

The Doors are forced to perform as a trio at a concert in Amsterdam after lead singer Jim Morrison collapses while dancing during the Jefferson Airplane’s performance.

Elvis spent most of this month in Palm Springs.

September 2, 1969

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

September 2, 1970

Elvis performed Dinner and Midnight Shows

Las Vegas, August 10 – September 7, 1970 – Elvis Presley In Concert

September 2, 1971

The Grateful Dead‘s second ‘live’ LP is given the unimaginative title of “Grateful Dead”, but Rolling Stone magazine reports that leader Jerry Garcia originally wanted to call it “Starfuck”. It would become the band’s first Top 25 album. The Grateful Dead track down Lenny Hart, the group’s ex-manager, and have him arrested for embezzling $70,000 from the group.

Elvis performed Dinner and Midnight Vegas Shows

September 2, 1972

The Erie Canal Soda Pop Festival was held over three days on Bull Island, near Griffin, Indiana. The Promoters expected over 50,000 music fans, and over 200,000 attended the festival. Many bands pulled out as the festival drifted steadily into anarchy. Bands that did appear included Flash Cadillac & the Continental Kids, Black Oak Arkansas, Cheech and Chong, Foghat, Albert King, Brownsville Station, Canned heat, Flash, Ravi Shankar, Rory Gallagher, Lee Michaels and Frosty, The Eagles, The Amboy Dukes, and Gentle Giant. Three concert goers drowned in the Wabash River and as the festival ended, the remnants of the crowd burned down the music stand.

Elvis performed Dinner and Midnight Vegas Shows

September 2, 1973

Elvis appeared “by popular demand” in a special 3.00 a.m. show for Labor Day His honorarium was $27,000 in addition to the regular Dinner and Midnight Vegas Shows

In Las Vegas, prior to the 3 a.m. show on the morning of September 2, 1973

Lot Detail – Elvis Presley September 2, 1973 3:00 AM Las Vegas Show

September 2, 1974

Elvis did Dinner and Midnight Vegas Vegas Shows.

On his final night in Las Vegas Elvis got himself into a long and embarrassing monologue about several personal subjects. Including his relationship with Priscilla, who was in the audience with Lisa-Marie.

For Elvis CD Collectors • September 2nd 1974 Dinner Show

September 2, 1976

Elvis performed on tour at the Curtis Hixon Hall, Tampa, Florida.

September 2, 1976 (8:30 pm). Tampa, FL. – Elvis Presley In Concert

Elvis: Still a Heavy on the Superstar Scale by Frank Ross St. Petersburg Times

Lot Detail – 1976 Elvis Presley Concert Tour Vendor Settlement Sheet

The Wake and Aftermath

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

1984 Actor ExWife: Priscilla Presley

1988

The Human Rights Now! world tour kicked off at Wembley Stadium London with Sting, Bruce Springsteen, Peter Gabriel, Tracy Chapman and Youssu n’Dour. Taking in five continents and claiming to be the most ambitious rock tour in history.

1989

Paula Abdul had the number one song in the US with “Cold Hearted”. In the UK however, the record stalled at #46.

1995

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame opened in Cleveland, Ohio, with Bob Dylan, Chuck Berry, Aretha Franklin, Al Green, Booker T and the MGs, Little Richard, The Allman Brothers, Boz Scaggs, James Brown and Martha Reeves making contributions.

because the Charts that Elvis was first on were/are no longer counted: Michael Jackson went to No.1 on the US singles chart with a song written by R. Kelly ‘You Are Not Alone’. It holds a Guinness World Record as the first song in the 37 year history of the Billboard Hot 100 to debut at No.1.

2000

Madonna was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Music’, her 10th UK No.1 single, from her album of the same title; making her the first female to top the UK album chart ten times.

2001

American saxophonist Jay Migliori died of cancer aged 70. As a session musician he recorded with The Beach Boys, Frank Sinatra and Frank Zappa and was the founding member of Supersax, a tribute band to Charlie Parker.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

2005

Mariah Carey became only the fifth act ever to hold the top two positions in the US singles chart. The singer’s ‘We Belong Together’ notched a 10th consecutive week at No.1 on the Billboard chart while ‘Shake It Off’ jumped two places to second place. The feat put Carey in a select group of acts to hold the top two with Nelly, OutKast, The Bee Gees and The Beatles. ‘We Belong Together’ was Carey’s 16th number one, giving her the third highest number of chart-toppers in the US behind the Beatles and Elvis Presley.

Kanye West criticised President Bush’s response to Hurricane Katrina during a televised benefit concert in New York. The show, which was raising funds for relief efforts, featured Leonardo DiCaprio, Richard Gere, Glenn Close, Harry Connick Jr and Wynton Marsalis. Appearing alongside comedian Mike Myers for a 90-second segment West told the audience: “George Bush doesn’t care about black people.” The comment went out live on the US east coast, but was cut from a taped version seen on the west coast.

2011 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

2013

Sir Elton John won the first ever Brits Icon award, in a gala concert which marked his stage return after surgery for appendicitis. Elton was presented with the prize by his friend, singer Rod Stewart, who described him as “the second-best rock singer ever”. The Icon prize had been created by the BPI, the music industry’s trade body, which also runs the Brit Awards.

2016

The Eagles Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975 returned to the US album chart thanks to a 99-cent sale price in the Google Play store. The album, released in 1976, was already the largest selling compilation album in history with worldwide sales of over 42 million copies.

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/

Elvis History Blog

 

 

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Daily Elvis: October 15

Give us this day, October 15 , our daily Elvis

Tupelo, Mississippi

1935-1948

1935-1940

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

, 1938

Vernon Presley 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

The Presley family moved to the Mississippi Gulf Coast, May 15 to June 20, Returning to Tupelo.

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

1948
1010 North Green Street, in the Shakerag section of Tupelo.

memphis after sept 48

Memphis, Tennessee

1948-1953 – Humes High School

Sept. 12, 1948-Sept. 20, 1949

572 Poplar Avenue

October 15, 1949

The Housing Authority’s newspaper, The Memphis Appeal, listed the Presley family as one of the seventeen families who had moved into the courts recently.

Sept 20 1949 to January 7, 1950
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

January 7, 1950 to April 1953
398 Cypress Street

September 1952

Elvis worked for MARL Metal Products, a furniture manufacturer – He worked the 3:00 PM – 11:00 PM shift as an assembler.

1953

398 Cypress Street (rented from January 7 to April 1953

572 Poplar Avenue
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era

October 15, 1954

Elvis, Scotty and Bill played Eagle’s Nest in Memphis, a nightclub over the changing room at the Clearpool complex. Also on the bill: Tiny Dixon Band and The Eagles

After the show the 3 went to Shreveport, with Sam Philips. Sam had arranged a try-out on the Louisiana Hayride. After a seven-hour drive, they checked in their hotel, the Captain Shreve Hotel.

Elvis Presley | The Cotton Club Lubbock, TX | October 15, 1955

Engagement – Tour Ref: 1954
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info October 15 1954 Eagles Nest Memphis TN

Elvis worked at Crown Electric,  until mid-October 1954

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

October 15, 1955

A Canadian quartet called The Four Lads‘ have the fourth best selling single in America with “Moments To Remember”. Originally offered to Perry Como but turned down by his management, the song would stay on the Billboard Top 40 for an amazing twenty-five weeks and sell over four million copies.

Elvis performed at the Fair Park Coliseum, Lubbock, Texas,

with other acts: Jimmy Newman, Johnny Cash, Floyd Cramer, Jimmy Day, Wanda Jackson, Porter Wagoner, Bobby Lord, Buddy (Holly) & Bob with Larry Welborn

Nashville talent scout Eddie Crandall was in audience and arranged for Holly to audition and record demos for the Decca US label.

and later that evening at the Cotton Club, Lubbock.


Kenneth Don Shinn (bouncer), Ralph Lowe Jr., Scotty and Elvis onstage at the Cotton Club – Oct. 15, 1955

The Cotton Club Lubbock, TX : October 15, 1955

Engagement – Tour Ref: 1955
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info October 15 1955 Fair Park Coliseum Lubbock TX (8:00 PM) The Elvis Presley Show Yes
Info October 15 1955 Cotton Club Lubbock TX The Elvis Presley Show

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

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

October 15, 1956

Elvis and Gene Smith travelled back from San Antonio to Memphis by plane.

The Presleys lived at Audobon Drive

October 15, 1957

Scotty Moore and Bill Black played Texas State Fair, Dallas, TX (4 shows daily from October 5 to 20)

The Presleys lived at  Graceland

The Military Service Disruption

October 15, 1958

Jackie Wilson records “Lonely Teardrops”, which will become his first US Top Ten hit, reaching #7 on Billboard’s Pop chart and #1 on the R&B chart.

Military Service in Germany

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

October 15, 1959

Military Service in Germany

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

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

October 15, 1960

The Beatles (minus Pete Best) and two members of Rory Storm’s Hurricanes (Ringo Starr and Lou Walters) recorded a version of George Gershwin’s ‘Summertime’ in a Hamburg recording studio. The track which was cut onto a 78-rpm disc marked the first session that included John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo together. Nine copies of a song called “Summertime” were pressed onto 78 RPM acetate discs, though none are known to have survived. It would be nearly two years before Ringo would join John, Paul and George on a permanent basis.

October 15, 1961

After several weeks in Las Vegas, Elvis returned to Memphis before travelling to Nashville to record 5 songs at RCA’s Studio B between 6.00 p.m. and 4.00 a.m. The injured guitarist Hank Garland was replaced by Jerry Kennedy.

RCA Studio B – Nashville, Tennessee
For The Millionth And The Last Time M2WW
Good Luck Charm M2WW 1003-04
Anything That’s Part Of You M2WW 1004-10
I Met Her Today M2WW
Night Rider M2WW 1006-03

October 15, 1962

It Happened at the World’s Fair  

Romances: Ann-Margaret

October 15, 1963

October 15, 1964

Tickle Me

October 15, 1965

Jimi Hendrix signed his first recording contract in the UK, where he would received $1 and a 1% Royalty on all of his recordings.

October 15, 1966

Pink Floyd (who were paid £15 for the gig), The Move, Denny Laine, Soft Machine, Yoko Ono and a West Indian steel band all appeared at the launch for the International Times (which became the first and longest running British hippy paper), at London’s Roundhouse. Beatle Paul McCartney attended the event in Arabian dress. The flyers for the evening stated: ‘Bring your own poison, bring flowers & gass (sic), filled balloons’. Admission was 10 shillings (50p) on the door.

Although they would continue to crank out the hits into the 1980s, The Four Tops enjoyed their last US number 1 song with “Reach Out I’ll Be There”. It also topped the UK chart.

October 15, 1967

Elvis in  Arizona for Stay Away, Joe 

October 15, 1968

Elvis worked at the Samuel Goldwyn Studios soundstage at 2 songs for his movie Charro from 7.00 p.m. till midnight.

Goldwyn Studios – Hollywood, California
Let’s Forget About The Stars (track) ////////-02
Charro (track) ////////-05

October 15, 1969

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

October 15, 1970

Elvis was in Memphis. He went shopping and bought a shoulder holster. A couple of days before he was given an official badge which permitted him to carry a pistol.

In the evening he attended The Gospel Quartet Convention at Ellis Auditorium where he was introduced to the audience by James Blackwood, leader of the Blackwood Brothers.

Backstage at the Gospel Quartet Convention at Memphis’ Ellis Auditorium on October 15, 1970

Elvis Presley at the Gospel Convention, Ellis Auditorium, Memphis …

October 15, 1971

It was a blessing in disguise when Rick Nelson played the seventh annual Rock ‘n’ Roll Revival Show in New York. He thought he was being booed for not playing his old hits and came away with the inspiration to write what would be his last Top Ten hit, “Garden Party”, which would climb to number six in 1972. It was later revealed that the crowd was booing some trouble makers who had started a fight and were being escorted out of the building.

October 15, 1972

From October 8 to the end of the month, Elvis watched almost every night movies at the Memphian or the Crosstown.

October 15, 1973

The US Supreme Court decides by a 7-2 vote to refuse to review a 1971 Federal Communications directive that broadcasters, in effect, censor songs with drug-oriented lyrics. The two dissenting votes are cast by Justices William J. Brennan and William O. Douglas, who say, “The government cannot, consistent with the First Amendment, require a broadcaster to censor its music.”

After a short period of feeling well, Elvis, again having breathing problems, forced Dr. Nichopoulos to admit Elvis as his patient to Memphis Baptist Memorial Hospital. Elvis got through a great amount of tests to determine the cause of his condition. Heart failure was ruled out and Dr. Nichopoulos deflected that it could have something to do with Elvis’ “acupuncture” (Demerol  injections) treatments in California.  Elvis had to remain in the hospital for 2 weeks and Linda stayed on his side the whole time.

Romances: Linda Thompson

October 15, 1974

With Sheila Ryan Elvis travelled to Las Vegas, to put himself under the care of Dr. Elias Ghanem. This doctor had taken care of Elvis during engagements since 1972.

October 15, 1975

October 15, 1976

Ike and Tina Turner announce that they have split as a musical act. Their marriage had broken down the previous July and their divorce would become final on March 29th, 1978.

Elvis performed at the Chicago Stadium, Chicago.

Date: 15 Oct 1976
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Chicago, IL.
Chicago Stadium
Tickets: 19,000
Costume: Inca Gold Leaf (white) suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
If You Love Me
You Gave Me A Mountain
Help Me
Jailhouse Rock
All Shook Up
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
And I Love You So
Steamroller Blues
[band introductions]
Early Morning Rain ( featuring John Wilkinson )
Whatd I Say ( featuring James Burton )
Johnny B Goode ( featuring James Burton )
Drum Solo ( featuring Ronnie Tutt )
Bass Solo ( featuring Jerry Scheff )
Piano Solo ( featuring Tony Brown )
Electric Piano Solo ( featuring David Briggs )
Love Letters, School Day

Hurt (with reprise)
Hound Dog
It’s Now Or Never
Blue Christmas
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:

FTD Concert release:

Chicago Stadium : October 15, 1976 – Elvis Presley Music

October 15, 1976 (8:30 pm). Chicago, IL – Elvis Presley In Concert

Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 25 – October 14th – October 27th 1976
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info October 15 1976 Chicago Stadium Chicago IL (8:30 pm) 19000 Chief Second belt White Suit Yes Yes

The Wake and Aftermath

1977

Debby Boone started a 10 week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘You Light Up My Life’, the longest stay at the top since Guy Mitchell’s ‘Singing The Blues. A No.48 hit in the UK.  It would go on to win a Grammy Award for Best Song and 21-year-old Debbie is named Best New Artist. The record only made it to #48 in the UK. In the 1980s she focused on Country music, resulting in the #1 hit, “Are You on the Road to Lovin’ Me Again”. She later recorded Christian music, which garnered her four Top 10 Contemporary Christian albums as well as two more Grammys.

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

1982

Marvin Gaye‘s “Sexual Healing” enters the Billboard R&B singles chart on its way to number one. The song would also make the Top 10 in the UK and later win a Grammy as Best R&B Male Vocal Performance of the Year.

1984 Actor ExWife: Priscilla Presley

1988

Bon Jovi started a four-week run at No.1 on the US album chart with their fourth release, ‘New Jersey.’ The album produced five Billboard Hot 100 Top 10 singles, the most top ten hits to date for a hard rock album.

UB40 went to No.1 on the US singles chart with their version of the Neil Diamond song ‘Red Red Wine’, also a No.1 hit in the UK.

1994

The Elvis Presley collector’s edition album “If Every Day Was Like Christmas” was released.

1995

Paul and Linda McCartney are the guest voices on Fox-TV’s The Simpsons in an episode called “Lisa the Vegetarian”. Macca’s stipulation for appearing was that Lisa’s decision to become a vegetarian would be a permanent character change, to which producer David Mirkin agreed.

1997

Michael Jackson played the last date on the HIStory Tour at King’s Park Rugby Stadium, Durban, South Africa. During the tour, Jackson performed 82 concerts in 58 cities to over 4.5 million fans, visiting 5 continents and 35 countries.

2000

U2 went to No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Beautiful Day’, the group’s fourth UK No.1 single and taken from their album ‘All That You Can’t Leave Behind’.

Radiohead went to No.1 on the US album chart with ‘Kid A’, the group’s fourth album became the first Radiohead release to debut at No.1 in the US.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

2003

Mike Smith, the former lead singer of The Dave Clark Five suffered a fall at his home in Spain that left him paralyzed from the waist down. Smith died of pneumonia on February 28th, 2008, less than two weeks before the band was to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

2006

The Sugababes were the most successful UK all-female act of the 21st century, according to new figures. Since their chart debut in 2000, they had scored 16 hits, beating the likes of Madonna and Britney Spears. The trio first made UK chart history in 2002 when, with ‘Freak Like Me’, made them the youngest female group to top the chart.

2008

Jon Bon Jovi became the latest musician to disapprove of the use of his songs in John McCain’s US presidential campaign. The Bon Jovi song, ‘Who Says You Can’t Go Home’, was used during rallies held by Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin. Foo Fighters, Heart and Jackson Browne had all asked Mr McCain to stop using their tracks in his presidential bid. Bon Jovi, a Democrat supporter, threw a $30,000 (£17,000) per person, fund-raising dinner for Democratic candidate Barack Obama at his New Jersey home in September.

2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

2013

Madonna was banned from a US cinema chain after being accused of texting during a film. Attending the New York Film Festival screening of 12 Years a Slave, the 55-year-old was reportedly asked to stop texting by an audience member. Tim League, CEO of the Alamo Drafthouse chain, tweeted: “Until she apologizes to movie fans, Madonna is banned from watching movies at Alamo.”

2014

U2 frontman Bono said he was sorry after their latest album was automatically added to the libraries of all iTunes users around the world, saying the move was a “drop of megalomania, a touch of generosity”. iTunes users complained that the 11-track Songs of Innocence had been added to their music library without permission and that it was not clear how to delete it.

2016

Elvis Presley & Roy Orbison Night on October 15,2016 …

2017

Broadway Elvis Play cancelled:

Legal Decision Puts Elvis Resurrection in Doubt

It’s been 61 years since this hit Elvis Presley song was released

Elvis tried to mould me into the perfect woman’ – Priscilla Interview

2018

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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/

Elvis History Blog

Daily Elvis: September 30

Give us this day, September 30, our daily Elvis

Tupelo, Mississippi

1935-1948

1935-1940

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

, 1938

Vernon Presley 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

The Presley family moved to the Mississippi Gulf Coast, May 15 to June 20, Returning to Tupelo.

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

1948
1010 North Green Street, in the Shakerag section of Tupelo.

memphis after sept 48

Memphis, Tennessee

1948-1953 – Humes High School

Sept. 12, 1948-Sept. 20, 1949

572 Poplar Avenue

Sept 20 1949 to January 7, 1950
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

January 7, 1950 to April 1953
398 Cypress Street

September 1952

Elvis worked for MARL Metal Products, a furniture manufacturer – He worked the 3:00 PM – 11:00 PM shift as an assembler.

1953

398 Cypress Street (rented from January 7 to April 1953

572 Poplar Avenue
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

 

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era

September 30, 1954

Elvis worked at Crown Electric,  until mid-October 1954

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

September 30, 1955

Actor James Dean (Rebel Without a Cause, East of Eden, Giant) died of injuries from a car crash at the age of 24.. Elvis heard the news when he was in the Gladewater hotel and he pulled into a hotel and cried.
 
The Presleys  lived at  1414 Getwell Street rented from mid-1955 to May, 11 1956.

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

September 30, 1956

 

Elvis, Gene Smith and Nick Adams flew back to Los Angeles, where Elvis and Gene checked into the Beverly Wiltshire Hotel.

Elvis Presley, with Paul Peek, Gene Vincent in Los Angeles, CA - Sunday, September 30, 1956.

Elvis met Gene Vincent at least twice in 1956, once in New York on July 3, and again a few months later in Los Angeles. There are no photos of the chance July meeting at Penn Station, although Elvis mentions it in an interview about a week later. Below we have a photo from the second meeting; Elvis Presley, with Paul Peek, Gene Vincent in Los Angeles, CA – Sunday, September 30, 1956.

Elvis Presley and Gene Vincent | Elvis Articles – Elvis Australia

The Presleys lived at Audobon Drive

September 30, 1957

Jimmie Rodgers reaches number one on the Billboard chart with his very first release, “Honeycomb”. Over the next year, he would enjoy more success with “Kisses Sweeter Than Wine” and “Oh-Oh, I’m Falling in Love Again”.

Elvis Presley’s EP “Just For You” hit #16 in the U.S.

The Presleys lived at  Graceland

The Military Service Disruption

September 30, 1958

EMI deleted all Elvis Presley and all other RCA products from its HMV catalog.

USS Randall on the Atlantic Ocean – Bunkmate: Charlie Hodge until Oct 1 In Germany

September 30, 1959

Military Service in Germany

Feb 3 1959 – March 1960: Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

September 30, 1960

Flaming Star 

September 30, 1961

September 30, 1962

It Happened at the World’s Fair  

Romances: Ann-Margaret

September 30, 1963

Elvis had a cold during the soundtrack recording for Kissin Cousins.

RCA Studio B – Nashville, Tennessee
Smokey Mountain Boy (track)   ////////-04
Catchin’ On Fast (track)   ////////-04
Barefoot Ballad (track)   ////////-07
Anyone (Could Fall In Love With You) (track)   ////////-05
Kissin’ Cousins (track)   ////////-02
Smokey Mountain Boy (different arrangement) (track)   ////////-03
There’s Gold In The Mountains (different arrangement) (track)   ////////-01

September 30, 1964

The Beatles continued recording sessions at Abbey Road for their fourth UK album Beatles For Sale, recording various takes of ‘Every Little Thing’, ‘What You’re Doing’ and ‘No Reply’, which became the opening track on Beatles For Sale.

September 30, 1965

The Rolling Stones performed at the Gaumont Theatre in Hanley, Staffordshire, UK. Also on the bill were The Moody Blues, The Spencer Davis Group, The End and The Habits. Bill Wyman produced singles and the debut album of The End, for Decca Records.

Donovan makes his US television debut on Shindig! along with The Hollies, The Turtles and The Dave Clark Five.

Paradise, Hawaiian Style  Photography on Paradise Hawaiian Style was completed.

Tom Jones came to the set and met Elvis for the very first time. Elvis sang Jones’ hit What’s New Pussy Cat.

September 30, 1966

September 30, 1967

The UK’s first National pop radio station, BBC Radio 1 was launched in the UK to take over from the very successful pirate radio stations, which had been forced off-air by the Government. Former pirate DJ Tony Blackburn, from Radio Caroline, was the first presenter on air, with The Move’s Flowers In The Rain the first record to be played.

On US TV’s David Frost Show, John Lennon and Paul McCartney espouse the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi’s doctrines of transcendental meditation.

Elvis Presley’s single “Judy” hit #78 in the U.S.

September 30, 1968

September 30, 1969

Again Elvis was at the movies, watching Midnight Cowboy. (A movie he turned down)

Although at home for some time now, Elvis did not often appear at the Graceland gates to meet his fans.

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

September 30, 1970

September 30, 1971

Elvis in Palm Springs

September 30, 1972

David Cassidy was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘How Can I Be Sure.’ It was the star from the US TV series the Partridge Family’s first UK No.1. It was originally recorded by The Young Rascals in 1967.

September 30, 1973

September 30, 1974

Elvis performed at the University of Notre Dame’s Athletic and Convention Center, South Bend, Indiana.

Date: 30 Sep 1974
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: South Bend, IN.
Notre Dame Ath Center
Tickets: 12,301
Costume: Mad Tiger suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
Blue Suede Shoes
It’s Midnight
Big Boss Man
Fever
Love Me Tender
Hound Dog
If You Love Me
Bridge Over Troubled Water
[band introductions
Guitar Solo ( featuring James Burton )
Drum Solo ( featuring Ronnie Tutt )
Bass Solo ( featuring Duke Bardwell )
Piano Solo ( featuring Glen D Hardin )
Lawdy Miss Clawdy
Killing Me Softly [by Voice]
Polk Salad Annie
Why Me Lord
All Shook Up
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
You Gave Me A Mountain
Let Me Be There
Hawaiian Wedding Song (with reprise)
Johnny B. Goode
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:

Elvis Still Sings ‘From Gut’ by Bill Borden The South Bend Tribune

Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 14 – September 27th – October 9th 1974  
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info September 30 1974 Notre Dame Athletic Center South Bend IN (8:30 pm) 12301 Mad Tiger Original belt Light Blue Suit Yes   Yes

September 30, 1975

September 30, 1976

 

The Wake and Aftermath

1977

Mary Ford died from cancer after being in a diabetic coma for 54 days. One-half of the husband-and-wife musical team, Les Paul and Mary Ford. Between 1950 and 1954, the couple had 16 top-ten hits; in 1951 alone, they sold six million records.

1978

John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John had their second UK No.1 from the film ‘Grease’ with ‘Summer Nights.’ Seven weeks at No.1 it became the second best selling single of 1978, beaten by ‘Saturday Night Fever’.

The album “Sings For Children And Grown Ups Too” hit #130 in the U.S.

 

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

1984 Actor ExWife: Priscilla Presley

1984

The music division of Thorn EMI once said to be the greatest recording organisation in the world reported a world-wide loss of almost $5 million during the last six months.

1987

John Lennon receives a posthumous star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, where fans still gather on the anniversary of his death.

“Roy Orbison and Friends, A Black And White Night,” featuring Bruce Springsteen, Tom Waits, k.d. lang, Elvis Costello, Bonnie Raitt, Jackson Browne, Jennifer Warnes, J.D. Souther, James Burton, Ronnie Tutt, Glen D. Hardin and Jerry Scheff, was filmed at the Coconut Grove in Los Angeles.

1989

Tina Turner‘s album “Foreign Affair” entered the UK album chart at number 1. In America, it would peak at number 31, although it did achieve Gold status two months later.

1993

George Harrison and David Crosby are the featured voices on The Simpsons.

1995

Mariah Carey made chart history when she started an eight week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘Fantasy’, making her the first female act to enter the chart in pole position.

 

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

2003

An auction of the contents of Sir Elton John’s London home raised more than £1.4 million. An oil painting, entitled Madison Square Park, sold for £67,200, and a 19th Century portrait of Lieutenant George Dyer, painted by James Northcote in 1817, fetched £55,200. Sir Elton sold off the items so he could redecorate his home in a more modern style.

2004

Mick Jagger held a press conference with Dave Stewart at Essex House in New York City, USA, to promote the soundtrack to the movie Alfie. The re-make of the 1966 film also featured Joss Stone, Sheryl Crow and Nadirah Nadz Seid. The track ‘Old Habits Die Hard’ from the soundtack by Mick Jagger and David A. Stewart won the BFCA Award, Golden Globe, Sierra Award and the World Soundtrack Award.

2006

Justin Timberlake started a two week run at No.1 on the US album chart with his second solo album ‘FutureSex/LoveSounds’ which also became the biggest album ever for pre-orders on iTunes.

2009

Wanda Jackson Way was dedicated in the rockabilly singer’s hometown, Oklahoma City.

2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

 

2018

 

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Daily Elvis: September 23

Give us this day, September 23, our daily Elvis

Tupelo, Mississippi

1935-1948

1935-1940

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

September 23, 1938

Vernon in prison

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

1942
Kelly Street, a rented, small apartment.

September 23, 1945
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

1948
1010 North Green Street, in the Shakerag section of Tupelo.

Memphis, Tennessee

1949-1953

Sept. 12, 1948 – Sept. 20, 1949

Humes High School, Memphis, Tennessee

September 23, 1952

At the Castle Studio in Nashville, Hank Williams recorded “Your Cheatin’ Heart,” “Take These Chains From My Heart,” “I Could Never Be Ashamed Of You,” and “Kaw-Liga” at his last formal recording session.

Elvis worked for MARL Metal Products, a furniture manufacturer – He worked the 3:00 PM – 11:00 PM shift as an assembler.

572 Poplar Avenue

185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

September 21, 1953 to March 19, 1954

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

April 20, 1954 – mid October 1954

Elvis worked at Crown Electric for $1.00 an hour. He delivered supplies to the job sites and hoped to train to be an electrician. He stayed at Crown until mid-Oct

end of 1954 to mid-1955
2414 Lamar Avenue, rented

rented from mid-1955 to May, 11 1956.

1414 Getwell Street

Audobon Drive

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era

September 23, 1954

September 23, 1955

Elvis attended a show by the Blackwood Brothers at Ellis Auditorium in Memphis. When James Blackwood discovered that Elvis bought his own ticket to get in , he set his apologies along with a refund.

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

September 23, 1956

Elvis flew to Memphis, together with Nick Adams and Gene Smith.

On this trip he used the name Clint Reno, just like the character from his last movie, Love Me Tender.

In the evening Elvis was seen at the Memphis Fairgrounds with Nick Adams.

September 23, 1957

Buddy Holly And The Crickets scored their only US number one hit with their first Billboard chart maker, “That’ll Be the Day”. Holly would later reach the Top Ten with “Peggy Sue” and “Oh, Boy!” and crack the Top 20 with “Maybe Baby” and “It Doesn’t Matter Anymore”.

The Military Service Disruption

September 23, 1958 to October 1

At Gold Star Recording Studios in Hollywood, Ritchie Valens recorded “La Bamba.”

At the Cosimo Recording Studio in New Orleans, Fats Domino recorded “Whole Lotta Loving.”

USS Randall – Bunkmate: Charlie Hodge

September 23, 1959

Military Service in Germany, Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

September 23, 1960

Flaming Star 

September 23, 1961

Elvis Presley’s single “(Marie’s The Name) His Latest Flame” hit #4 in the U.S.

September 23, 1962

It Happened at the World’s Fair  

September 23, 1963

In Memphis,  Elvis went to the Memphian screened the movie:

Hootenanny Hoot (1963) – IMDb

September 23, 1964

Elvis had a chest X ray and some blood tests and again didn’t attend the movies. His schedule for Los Angeles was delayed.

September 23, 1965

Paradise, Hawaiian Style

September 23, 1966

The ‘Rolling Stones 66’ 12 date UK tour kicked off at the Royal Albert Hall London. Supported by Long John Baldry, Ike & Tina Turner and The Yardbirds, (Jimmy Page was playing bass, with Jeff Beck on guitar). Michelangelo Antonioni attended this concert and asked The Yardbirds to appear in his forthcoming film Blow Up. Also both Keith Moon and John Entwistle from The Who were in the audience.

September 23, 1967

September 23, 1968

Working on new songs for their forthcoming The White Album, The Beatles recorded a new John Lennon song ‘Happiness Is A Warm Gun In Your Hand’, (working title of ‘Happiness Is A Warm Gun’). The title came from the cover of a gun magazine that producer George Martin showed Lennon. Jim Morrison from The Doors came to visit The Beatles in the studio and watched them recording.

Elvis spent most of September in Palm Springs.

September 23, 1969

The Northern Star newspaper of Northern Illinois University ran a story claiming that Paul McCartney had been killed in a car crash in 1966 and had been replaced by a look-a-like. Russell Gibb of WKNR-FM in Detroit picked up on the claim and the story went worldwide. By late October 1969 the hoax was so well entrenched, that McCartney came out of seclusion at his Scottish farm to deny the story. When McCartney was asked to comment by a reporter visiting Macca’s farm, he replied, “Do I look dead, I’m as fit as a fiddle.”

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

September 23, 1970

RCA Studio B – Nashville, Tennessee (overdub session)
ZPA4 1797
ZPA4 1798
ZPA4 1800

Elvis returned to Memphis, where he watched a movie at the Crosstown, before leaving for Los Angeles the next day.

September 23, 1971

As more reports swirl in the gossip columns about Priscilla’s unhappiness with Elvis, several newspapers also report that Colonel Parker is also fed up with the singer and looking to end his contract (though this is probably a PR move by the Colonel, designed to get Elvis’ attention).

September 23, 1972

After a string of TV and Las Vegas stage shows had made him famous, Mac Davis achieves his only US chart topper with “Baby Don’t Get Hooked On Me”. It made #29 in the UK. Mac would go on to have three more Top 40 hits over the next two years and starred in his own weekly TV show on NBC from ’74 to ’76 before enjoying further success in Country music.

September 23, 1973

In the mobile recording truck RCA had sent to Elvis home in Palm Springs the recording continued from 7.00 p.m. till 3.15 a.m. with Elvis completing Are You Sincere and I Miss You. RCA got just enough for one album.

Elvis Presley’s Residence – Palm Springs, California
I Miss You CPA5 4774-15
Killing Me Softly (Voice) ////////-01
Why Me, Lord (Voice) ////////-10
In The Sweet By And By (Voice) ////////-NA
Are You Sincere CPA5 4775-04
Danny’s Song (Voice) ////////-NA
Aubrey (Voice) ////////-NA

September 23, 1974

Elvis Presley goes on a $100,000 shopping spree in Memphis and buys six Lincoln Continentals and five Cadillacs and distributes them among his friends.

September 23, 1975

September 23, 1976

Elvis in Palm Springs, not to return to Memphis before the 26th.

The Wake and Aftermath

1977

David Bowie released ‘Heroes’ as a single. Co-written by Bowie and Brian Eno, the track features King Crimson guitarist Robert Fripp and has gone on to become one of Bowie’s signature songs.

1980

Bob Marley collapsed on stage during a concert at the Stanley Theater in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Marley had collapsed in New York’s Central Park while jogging, two days before and was told to immediately cancel the US leg, but flew to Pittsburgh to perform one final performance. This was the last time Marley ever appeared on stage performing, Marley died of cancer on in May 1981.

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

1984 exwife pricilla – actor

1989

Milli Vanilli started a two week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘Girl I’m Gonna Miss You’, the duo’s second US No.1 a No.2 hit in the UK. Also today the duo went to No.1 on the US album chart with ‘Girl You Know It’s True’.

1998

Elvis Presley was posthumously inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame. Tammy Wynette, George Morgan, and E.W. “Bud” Wendell were also enshrined.

2001

Kylie Minogue started a five-week run at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Can’t Get You Out Of My Head.’ The Australian singers 6th No.1 was written and produced by Cathy Dennis and former Mud guitarist Rob Davis, for which the pair won an Ivor Novello Award for the most performed song of the year. ‘Can’t Get You Out Of My Head’ also charted at No.1 in 40 countries.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

2009

14 re-mastered Beatles albums and boxed sets sold more than 2.25 million copies during the first five days they were on sale in North America, Japan and the UK, prompting EMI Music CEO Elio Leoni-Sceti to declare that “Beatlemania has returned.”

2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

2006

Neil Young was named artist of the year at the Americana Honors and Awards at the fifth annual event in Nashville, Tennessee. The 60-year-old singer-songwriter released the protest album Living With War this year.

2013

Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California was shut down for a 15-song set by Paul McCartney on the roof of the El Capitan Theatre that followed his appearance on TV’s Jimmy Kimmel Live. An estimated crowd of 10,000 listened from the street.

2015

Presley Pretender Lisa Jorgenson makes a visit to Graceland more meekly in reality than she claimed online to assert ownership.

Woman Claiming To Be Elvis’ Real Daughter Warns Lisa Marie …

Elvis’ ‘Real’ Daughter Lisa Johansen Makes Secret Trip To Graceland …

Presley Pretenders: Lisa Johansen

2016

According to the Music Business Association, playlists were now a more popular way to listen to music than albums. The report said playlists accounted for 31% of listening time across all demographics, while albums lagged behind on 22%. But single tracks remained the dominant format, according to the study, accounting for 46% of music played.

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Daily Elvis: September 18

Give us this day, September 18, our daily Elvis

Tupelo, Mississippi

1935-1948

1935-1940

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

, 1938

Vernon Presley 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

The Presley family moved to the Mississippi Gulf Coast, May 15 to June 20, Returning to Tupelo.

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.

September 18, 1947

For the first of two nights in New York City, Ernest Tubb with “his entire Grand Ole Opry show from Nashville, Tenn.” and Minnie Pearl performed for sold-out audiences in the first country music shows ever presented at Carnegie Hall.

Mulbery Alley

 

Memphis, Tennessee

1948-1953 – Humes High School

Sept. 12, 1948-Sept. 20, 1949

572 Poplar Avenue

Sept 20 1949 to January 7, 1950
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

January 7, 1950 to April 1953
398 Cypress Street

September 1952

Elvis worked for MARL Metal Products, a furniture manufacturer – He worked the 3:00 PM – 11:00 PM shift as an assembler.

1953

398 Cypress Street (rented from January 7 to April 1953

572 Poplar Avenue
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

 

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era

September 18, 1954

Elvis performed at the Eagle’s Nest, Memphis. The other act was Tiny Dixon Band

Engagement – Tour Ref: 1954  
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info September 18 1954 Eagles Nest Memphis TN (9:00 PM)      

Elvis worked at Crown Electric,  until mid-October 1954

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

September 18, 1955

The Sunday night program on CBS-TV that had been called “The Toast of the Town” since 1948 was formally renamed “The Ed Sullivan Show.”

Elvis performed at the WRVA Theater , Richmond, Virginia at 2.30 and 8.30 p.m.

Also on the bill: The Louvin Brothers and Cowboy Copas

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Engagement – Tour Ref: 1955  
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info September 18 1955 WRVA Richmond Theater Richmond VA (2:30 PM)   Hank Snow All-Star Jamboree   Yes
Info September 18 1955 WRVA Richmond Theater Richmond VA (8:30 PM)   Hank Snow All-Star Jamboree   Yes

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

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

September 18, 1956

A fight broke out during a Fats Domino concert at the Naval base in Newport, Rhode Island, where several are injured and arrested. Rock and Roll music would be banned at the club for a month.

Love Me Tender  

The Presleys lived at Audobon Drive

September 18, 1957

A record hop style show called The Big Record premieres on CBS-TV. Hostess Patti Page welcomed her guests, Sal Mineo, Billy Ward And The Dominos and Tony Bennett.

Alan Freed’s “The Biggest Show Of Stars For 1957” concert tour played the Coliseum in Baltimore. Performers included Fats Domino, Buddy Holly and the Crickets, Chuck Berry, Paul Anka, Frankie Lymon, Clyde McPhatter, the Everly Brothers, LaVern Baker, the Drifters, Eddie Cochran, the Bobettes, Buddy Knox, Johnnie & Joe, the Spaniels, and Jimmy Bowen.

Vernon Presley sent Scotty and Bill their final payment. Their resignation was accepted as of September 21.

Hank Garland, a 26 guitar player, who had been working in Nashville signed on as Elvis’ new guitar player.

 

The Presleys lived at  Graceland.

 

The Military Service Disruption

September 18, 1958

Military service  Fort Hood in Texas. Elvis spent his last night in Killeen with Vernon, Anita Wood, Edie Fadal, Lamar Fike, Gene and Junior Smith and Red West. There were also some fan club presidents present. It was an emotional night.

Military service at Fort Hood in Texas., for Advanced Tank Training as part of the Second Armored Division. He was stationed there for six months.

The Presleys live in  a rented house off base.

September 18, 1959

Military Service in Germany

Feb 3 1959 – March 1960: Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

September 18, 1960

Teen idol Frankie Avalon turned 21 and became legally eligible to claim the more than $600,000 he earned while underage.

Flaming Star 

September 18, 1961

Bobby Vee scores his third US Top Ten hit and his only number one with “Take Good Care Of My Baby”. The song reached #3 on the UK chart.

15 year old English actress Hayley Mills sees her US debut recording “Let’s Get Together” enter the Billboard charts, where it will reach #8. Concentrating mostly on her film career, she would have just one more hit next year when “Johnny Jingo” reached #21.

September 18, 1962

It Happened at the World’s Fair

September 18, 1963

September 18, 1964

“The Addams Family,” starring Carolyn Jones, John Astin, Ted Cassidy, and Jackie Coogan, began its two-year run on ABC-TV.

September 18, 1965

Paradise, Hawaiian Style

1966

September 18, 1967

September 18, 1968

Working at Abbey Road studios on new songs for their forthcoming album, The Beatles recorded 20 takes of ‘Birthday.’ Roadie Mal Evans added handclaps, and Yoko Ono and Pattie Harrison contributed backing vocals on the track.

Elvis spent most of September in Palm Springs.

September 18, 1969

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

September 18, 1970

Freda Payne tops the UK chart for the first of six weeks with “Band Of Gold”, a song that she was reluctant to record because she thought it was more appropriate for a much younger woman. The record would go on to reach #3 in America and sell over a million copies.

After scoring twelve US number one hits with The Supremes, Diana Ross has her first solo US chart topper with “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough”. It made #6 in the UK.

27 year old Rock legend Jimi Hendrix died in Kensington, London, England. He was in an ambulance after taking too many sleeping pills when he choked to death on his own vomit and was pronounced D.O.A. at the hospital. His death was ruled an accident, but in 1993 an investigation was re-opened by Scotland Yard. When no new evidence was unearthed, the matter was dropped.

September 18, 1971

The Who scored their first and only UK No.1 album with Who’s Next, the bands sixth LP release, featuring ‘Won’t Get Fooled Again’. Cover artwork shows a photograph, taken at Easington Colliery, of the band apparently having just urinated on a large concrete piling. According to photographer Ethan Russell, most of the members were unable to urinate, so rainwater was tipped from an empty film canister to achieve the desired effect.

Bobby Sherman‘s TV sitcom Getting’ Together premieres on ABC. It would be cancelled after just 14 episodes.

September 18, 1972

September 18, 1973

Elvis visited an ophthalmologist in Palm Springs.
 

September 18, 1974

John Lennon appears as a guest D.J. on New York radio station WNEW-FM.

September 18, 1975

September 18, 1976

One Hit Wonders Wild Cherry started a three week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘Play That Funky Music’. The song started life as a B-side. It was the group’s only hit in the UK which peaked at No.7.

The Wake and Aftermath

1977

 

 1978

WKRP in Cincinnati,” starring Gary Sandy, Howard Hesseman, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Tim Reid, Jan Smithers, Richard Sanders, and Frank Bonner, started a four-season run on CBS-TV.

1981

More than ten years after Jim Morrison’s death, The Doors‘ “Greatest Hits” album goes Platinum.

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

1982

The seven-minute epic by Dire Straits ‘Private Investigations’ went to No.2 on the UK singles chart, held off No.1 by survivors ‘Eye Of The Tiger’.

1983

KISS appeared without their ‘make-up’ for the first time during an interview on MTV promoting the release of their newest album, Lick It Up.

1984 Actor ExWife: Priscilla Presley

1993

Garth Brooks went to No.1 on the US album chart with ‘In Pieces’. The album spent 25 weeks on the chart and sold over 6m copies. The album peaked at No.2 on the UK chart.

Meat Loaf went to No.1 on the UK album chart for the first of five times with Bat Out Of Hell II.

1996

At Sotheby’s in London, Julian Lennon successfully bids just over $39,000 for the recording notes for a song that Paul McCartney wrote for him, “Hey Jude”. At the same event, John Lennon’s scribbled lyrics to “Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite” sold for $103,500.

1999

Carl Perkins Day is celebrated in the state of Tennessee.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

2005

The TV mini-series “Elvis” received nominations in six categories for the 57th Annual Emmy Awards. The categories included Outstanding Casting For A Miniseries, Movie Or A Special, Outstanding Lead Actor (Jonathan Rhys Meyers), Outstanding Supporting Actor (Randy Quaid), and Outstanding Supporting Actress (Camryn Manheim).

2006

Sir Cliff Richard unveiled a plaque to mark a tiny basement said to be the birthplace of British rock and roll, fifty years after the “2 i’s” coffee bar opened in London’s Old Compton Street. The Tornados, Tommy Steele, The Shadows and Adam Faith were among stars who started out at the club.

73 year old country singer Willie Nelson and four members from his band were charged with drug possession after marijuana and magic mushrooms were found by police on his tour bus. Police had stopped the tour bus near Lafayette, Louisiana.

2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

2012

Using a survey of more than 160,000 readers, British music magazine NME named John Lennon as Rock’s ultimate icon. Former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher placed second, followed by David Bowie, Arctic Monkeys star Alex Turner and late Nirvana icon Kurt Cobain.

2014

American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift was at no.1 on the US singles chart with ‘Shake It Off’.

2015

The Who was forced to postpone all 50 dates of The Who Hits 50! tour because lead singer Roger Daltrey had contracted viral meningitis. Plans were made to reschedule for the Spring of 2016.

A tune called “Love Song to the Earth”, billed as by Paul McCartney & Various Artists, debuted on Billboard’s Pop Digital Songs chart at #36 with 11,000 first-week downloads.

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Daily Elvis: September 2

Give us this day,  September 2, our daily Elvis

Tupelo, Mississippi

1935-1948

1935-1940

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

, 1938

Vernon Presley 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

The Presley family moved to the Mississippi Gulf Coast, May 15 to June 20, Returning to Tupelo.

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 – Humes High School

Sept. 12, 1948-Sept. 20, 1949

572 Poplar Avenue

Sept 20 1949 to January 7, 1950
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

January 7, 1950 to April 1953
398 Cypress Street

September 1952

Elvis worked for MARL Metal Products, a furniture manufacturer – He worked the 3:00 PM – 11:00 PM shift as an assembler.

1953

398 Cypress Street (rented from January 7 to April 1953

572 Poplar Avenue
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

 

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era

September 2, 1954

Elvis worked at Crown Electric,  until mid-October 1954

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

September 2, 1955

Due to a car accident Elvis was late for his performance at Arkansas Municipal Auditorium, Texarkana, Arkansas. It was Scotty Moore who drove the Cadillac Fleetwood into an oncoming vehicle, while he was passing a truck. The costs of the repair were $1,000. The local high school student Carl Nelson entertained the audience until Elvis showed up.

Engagement – Tour Ref: 1955
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info September 2 1955 Arkansas Municipal Auditorium Texarkana AR (9:00 PM) The Big D Jamboree Yes

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

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

September 2, 1956

Love Me Tender  Again Elvis went to the studio, Radio Recorders on Santa Monica Boulevard, Hollywood and continued the recording session from 1.00 to 11.30 p.m.

Radio Recorders Studio 1 – Hollywood, California
Paralyzed ////////-12
When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again G2WB 4925-10
Long Tall Sally G2WB 4926-04
Old Shep G2WB 4927-01
Paralyzed (insert) ////////-05
Paralyzed (composite) G2WB 4922-SP
Too Much G2WB 4928-12
Too Much (insert) ////////-02
Too Much (composite) G2WB 4928-SP
Anyplace Is Paradise G2WB 4929-22

September 2, 1957

The Elvis Presley EP “Loving You Vol II” hit #18 in the U.S.

The Elvis Presley soundtrack EP “Love Me Tender” hit #22 in the U.S.

Gene Smith, Elvis and Bitsy Mott

Elvis performed at the Multnomah Stadium, Portland, Oregon. In an interview before the show Elvis told the reporters: ” There’s nothing more important than love and marriage. I do think that marriage would hurt my career now, though.”


with opening acts, Howard Hardin
The Burns Twins & Evelyn
Joe Termini
Wells & The Four Fays
Paul Desmond
The Jordanaires
Jodi Gray

Elvis actually performed 40 minutes, however there were nearly riots and the police had to act on the crowd.

Elvis Presley | Multnomah Civic Stadium Portland, OR | September 2 …

Engagement – Tour Ref: 1957
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info September 2 1957 Multnomah Stadium Portland OR (8:30 PM) 14600 Pacific Northwest Tour Yes

The Presleys lived at  Graceland

The Military Service Disruption

September 2, 1958

Military service at Fort Hood in Texas., for Advanced Tank Training as part of the Second Armored Division. He was stationed there for six months.

The Presleys live in  a rented house off base.

September 2, 1959

Military Service in Germany

Feb 3 1959 – March 1960: Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

September 2, 1960

Flaming Star 

September 2, 1961

Joe Dowell’s version of Elvis’ “Wooden Heart” hit the U.S. charts.

September 2, 1962

It Happened at the World’s Fair  

September 2, 1963

Viva Las Vegas

Romances: Ann-Margaret

September 2, 1964

The Rolling Stones recorded their version of the Willie Dixon song ‘Little Red Rooster’ at Regent Sound Studios in London, England.

On tour in the USA The Beatles appeared at The Convention Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Days before the concert, Philadelphia had experienced race-riots, The Beatles, who were Civil Rights supporters, were shocked to see that their audience of 13,000 was completely white.

September 2, 1965

The Beatles release “Yesterday”, on which only Paul is actually playing. More than 2,500 cover versions of the song exist, making it one of the most recorded songs in history.

The Beatles receive a Gold record for John Lennon’s biographical composition, “Help!”, which was still rising up the charts.

The Doors recorded their first demos at World Pacific Jazz Studios in Los Angeles, California, where they cut six Jim Morrison songs.

Paradise, Hawaiian Style

September 2, 1966

Elvis finished his work on Double Trouble.

September 2, 1967

Elvis Presley’s album “Double Trouble” hit #34 in the U.K. The LP had a “suitable for framing” Photo of Elvis.

September 2, 1968

The Doors are forced to perform as a trio at a concert in Amsterdam after lead singer Jim Morrison collapses while dancing during the Jefferson Airplane’s performance.

Elvis spent most of this month in Palm Springs.

September 2, 1969

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

September 2, 1970

Elvis performed Dinner and Midnight Shows

Las Vegas, August 10 – September 7, 1970 – Elvis Presley In Concert

Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 3 – Las Vegas August 10th – September 8th 1970
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info September 2 1970 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200
Info September 2 1970 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Midnight (12.00am) 2200

September 2, 1971

The Grateful Dead‘s second ‘live’ LP is given the unimaginative title of “Grateful Dead”, but Rolling Stone magazine reports that leader Jerry Garcia originally wanted to call it “Starfuck”. It would become the band’s first Top 25 album. The Grateful Dead track down Lenny Hart, the group’s ex-manager, and have him arrested for embezzling $70,000 from the group.

Elvis performed Dinner and Midnight Vegas Shows

Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 5 – Las Vegas August 9th – September 6th 1971
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info September 2 1971 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200 Black Cisco Kid Jumpsuit with Light Blue Shoulders Gold Attendance belt Yes
Info September 2 1971 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Midnight (12.00am) 2200 Turquoise Concho Original belt

September 2, 1972

The Erie Canal Soda Pop Festival was held over three days on Bull Island, near Griffin, Indiana. The Promoters expected over 50,000 music fans, and over 200,000 attended the festival. Many bands pulled out as the festival drifted steadily into anarchy. Bands that did appear included Flash Cadillac & the Continental Kids, Black Oak Arkansas, Cheech and Chong, Foghat, Albert King, Brownsville Station, Canned heat, Flash, Ravi Shankar, Rory Gallagher, Lee Michaels and Frosty, The Eagles, The Amboy Dukes, and Gentle Giant. Three concert goers drowned in the Wabash River and as the festival ended, the remnants of the crowd burned down the music stand.

Elvis performed Dinner and Midnight  Vegas  Shows

Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 7 – Las Vegas August 4th – September 4th 1972
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info September 2 1972 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200 Wheat White Fireworks suit belt Light Blue Suit Yes Yes Yes
Info September 2 1972 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Midnight (12.00am) 2200 Eyelet Russian Eagle belt Blue Suit Yes Yes

September 2, 1973

Elvis appeared “by popular demand” in a special 3.00 a.m. show for Labor Day His honorarium was $27,000 in addition to the regular Dinner and Midnight Vegas Shows

In Las Vegas, prior to the 3 a.m. show on the morning of September 2, 1973

Lot Detail – Elvis Presley September 2, 1973 3:00 AM Las Vegas Show

Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 9 – Las Vegas August 6th – September 3rd 1973
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info September 2 1973 Hilton Hotel Las Vevgas NV Night (3.00am) 2200 Blue Starburst Original belt Light Blue Suit Yes Yes
Info September 2 1973 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200 White Spanish Flower Original belt Yes Yes
Info September 2 1973 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Midnight (12.00am) 2200 Aqua Blue Vine Original belt Yes Yes

September 2, 1974

Elvis did Dinner and Midnight Vegas Vegas Shows.

On his final night in Las Vegas Elvis got himself into a long and embarrassing monologue about several personal subjects. Including his relationship with Priscilla, who was in the audience with Lisa-Marie.

For Elvis CD Collectors • September 2nd 1974 Dinner Show

Elvis: Still a Heavy on the Superstar Scale by Frank Ross St. Petersburg Times

Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 11 – Las Vegas August 19th – September 2nd 1974
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info September 2 1974 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200 Chinese Dragon Original belt Yes Yes
Info September 2 1974 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Closing (12.00am) 2200 Mad Tiger Original belt Black Suit Yes Yes

September 2, 1975

September 2, 1976

Elvis performed on tour at the Curtis Hixon Hall, Tampa, Florida.

September 2, 1976 (8:30 pm). Tampa, FL. – Elvis Presley In Concert

Elvis: Still a Heavy on the Superstar Scale by Frank Ross St. Petersburg Times

Lot Detail – 1976 Elvis Presley Concert Tour Vendor Settlement Sheet

Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 24 – August 27th – September 8th 1976
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info September 2 1976 Curtis Hixon Hall Tampa FL (8:30 pm) 7500 Blue Egyptian Bird Original belt Red Suit Yes Yes

The Wake and Aftermath

1977

1978

Teddy Pendergrass, the former lead singer of Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes, promotes his latest album “Life Is A Song Worth Singing” by performing a concert for women only. The gimmick is so successful, further shows of similar nature play to sold out audiences.

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

1984 Actor ExWife: Priscilla Presley

1988

The Human Rights Now! world tour kicked off at Wembley Stadium London with Sting, Bruce Springsteen, Peter Gabriel, Tracy Chapman and Youssu n’Dour. Taking in five continents and claiming to be the most ambitious rock tour in history.

1989

Paula Abdul had the number one song in the US with “Cold Hearted”. In the UK however, the record stalled at #46.

1995

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame opened in Cleveland, Ohio, with Bob Dylan, Chuck Berry, Aretha Franklin, Al Green, Booker T and the MGs, Little Richard, The Allman Brothers, Boz Scaggs, James Brown and Martha Reeves making contributions.

Michael Jackson went to No.1 on the US singles chart with a song written by R. Kelly ‘You Are Not Alone’. It holds a Guinness World Record as the first song in the 37 year history of the Billboard Hot 100 to debut at No.1.
because the Charts that Elvis was first on were/are no longer counted.

2000

Madonna was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Music’, her 10th UK No.1 single, from her album of the same title; making her the first female to top the UK album chart ten times.

2001

American saxophonist Jay Migliori died of cancer aged 70. As a session musician he recorded with The Beach Boys, Frank Sinatra and Frank Zappa and was the founding member of Supersax, a tribute band to Charlie Parker.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

2005

Mariah Carey became only the fifth act ever to hold the top two positions in the US singles chart. The singer’s ‘We Belong Together’ notched a 10th consecutive week at No.1 on the Billboard chart while ‘Shake It Off’ jumped two places to second place. The feat put Carey in a select group of acts to hold the top two with Nelly, OutKast, The Bee Gees and The Beatles. ‘We Belong Together’ was Carey’s 16th number one, giving her the third highest number of chart-toppers in the US behind the Beatles and Elvis Presley.

Kanye West criticised President Bush’s response to Hurricane Katrina during a televised benefit concert in New York. The show, which was raising funds for relief efforts, featured Leonardo DiCaprio, Richard Gere, Glenn Close, Harry Connick Jr and Wynton Marsalis. Appearing alongside comedian Mike Myers for a 90-second segment West told the audience: “George Bush doesn’t care about black people.” The comment went out live on the US east coast, but was cut from a taped version seen on the west coast.

2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

 

2013

Sir Elton John won the first ever Brits Icon award, in a gala concert which marked his stage return after surgery for appendicitis. Elton was presented with the prize by his friend, singer Rod Stewart, who described him as “the second-best rock singer ever”. The Icon prize had been created by the BPI, the music industry’s trade body, which also runs the Brit Awards.

2016

The Eagles Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975 returned to the US album chart thanks to a 99-cent sale price in the Google Play store. The album, released in 1976, was already the largest selling compilation album in history with worldwide sales of over 42 million copies.

 

 

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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/

Elvis History Blog

 

Daily Elvis July 9

Give us this day,  July 9, our daily Elvis

Tupelo, Mississippi

1935-1948

1935-1940

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

, 1938

Vernon Presley 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

The Presley family moved to the Mississippi Gulf Coast, May 15 to June 20, Returning to Tupelo.

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 – Humes High School

Sept. 12, 1948-Sept. 20, 1949

572 Poplar Avenue

Sept 20 1949 to January 7, 1950
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

January 7, 1950 to April 1953
398 Cypress Street

June 3, 1951 to July 1, 1951

Elvis was employed as a machinist by “Precision Tool Co.”

April 17, 1952 to May 28, 1952

Elvis worked as an user at Loew’s State Theatre

1953

Elvis had a temporary job as an assembler At M. B. Parker Company for the month of July, making 90-cents an hour or $36.00 a week.

398 Cypress Street (rented from January 7 to April 1953

572 Poplar Avenue
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

, 1954

Elvis worked at Crown Electric,  until mid-October 1954

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

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era

July 9, 1955

A landmark in music history is established on July 9th when Bill Haley‘s “Rock Around The Clock” reaches number one on the Billboard chart. Many music historians will eventually acknowledge the song as a dividing line, separating Rock and Roll from everything that preceded it.

Pat Boone releases his cover version of Fats Domino‘s “Ain’t That A Shame”. Domino’s recording reached number ten in the US while Boone’s version went all the way to number one.

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

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

July 9, 1956

After the June 30th trouble at Asbury Park, Bill Haley And His Comets are denied permission to play at the Roosevelt Stadium in Jersey City. A city ordnance was passed that read: “Rock and roll music encouraged juvenile delinquency and inspired young females in lewd bathing suits to perform obscene dances on the city’s beaches.”

Dick Clark made his debut as host of Bandstand on Philadelphia TV station WFIL. He took over from Bob Horn, who had been charged with driving while intoxicated during a highly-publicized police crackdown. The show’s name would be changed to American Bandstand when it went to ABC-TV in 1957. Clark relinquished his hosting duties in 1989 to 26 year-old David Hirsch, but the program of 37 years, ended within a matter of months. 

Unexpectedly Elvis, Red West, Gene and Junior Smith and Arthur Hooton, showed up at June Juanico’s house in Biloxi.

Fans with Elvis in Biloxi

Romance: June Juanico

Elvis’ Smith Cousins

The Presleys lived at Audobon Drive

July 9, 1957

In Memphis, Elvis Presley attended the premiere of “Loving You.” at the Memphis Strand Theatre, and generally released July 30.

Loving You (1957 film) – Wikipedia

The Presleys lived at  Graceland

The Military Service Disruption

July 9, 1958

Johnny Cash signed with Columbia Records, where he would remain for the next 30 years releasing over 60 albums.

Military service at Fort Hood in Texas., for Advanced Tank Training as part of the Second Armored Division. He was stationed there for six months.

The Presleys live in  a rented house off base with his parents, his grandmother Minnie, cousins Gene and Junior Smith, and friend Lamar Fike.

July 9, 1959

 

J.D. Presley appeared on CBS TV’s ‘I’ve Got A Secret’. (Elvis Presley’s paternal grandfather)

Jesse D Presley, Elvis’ Grandfather – Elvis Information Network

Relatives: The Presley Grandparents (this blog)

Military Service in Germany

Feb 3 1959 – March 1960: Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

July 9, 1960

Celeb/TV gossip column in The Times from Hammond, Indiana · Page 35:

Q: What is Elvis Presley’s real name’ How old is he?’-M P, Gauley Bridge.

A: As hard as it may be to believe, Elvis’ name is really Elvis (Although you should I have suspected it–what singer would ever dream of choosing a name like Elvis for himself). He is 23

July 9, 1961

Follow That Dream 

July 9, 1962

Bob Dylan recorded ‘Blowin’ In the Wind’ at Columbia Recording Studios in New York City during an afternoon session. Dylan originally wrote and performed a two-verse version of the song, as in its first public performance, at Gerde’s Folk City on April 16th, 1962. Shortly after this, he added the middle verse.

July 9, 1963

Elvis reported to MGM for preproduction on Viva Las Vegas. Soundtrack recording began at Radio Recorders at 7.00 p.m. and ran till 4.15 a.m.

Radio Recorders Studio B – Hollywood, California
Night Life WPA1 8023-14
C’mon Everybody (record version) RPA3 0389-05
If You Think I Don’t Need You RPA3 0387-13
Viva Las Vegas (demo arrangement) ////////-01

Night Life – Elvis Presley Recording Sessions

July 9, 1964

Girl Happy 

July 9, 1965

July 9, 1966

Double Trouble

July 9, 1967

On a US tour supporting The Monkees, The Jimi Hendrix Experience appeared at the Convention Hall, Miami, Florida. After it became plainly apparent that the group is not suited to teenybopper audiences, the tour’s promoter Dick Clark and Hendrix’s manager Chas Chandler concoct a story saying that the conservative Daughters of the American Revolution group had complained at Jimi’s act and so the Experience left the tour after just six shows.

Speedway

July 9, 1968

July 9, 1969

Working at Abbey Road studios in London The Beatles recorded ‘Maxwell’s Silver Hammer.’ John Lennon returned to the studio after recovering from a car crash in Scotland, and a bed was installed in the Abbey Road studio for Yoko, who was pregnant, and who had been more seriously injured in the car accident.

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

July 9, 1970

From Los Angeles Elvis flew in a chartered jet to Las Vegas, where he checked into the International before he went on to Palm Springs.

July 9, 1971

David Bowie started recording sessions at Trident Studios in London, for what would become the concept album The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars. The character of Ziggy was initially inspired by British rock ‘n’ roll singer Vince Taylor, whom Bowie met after Taylor had had a breakdown and believed himself to be a cross between a god and an alien.

July 9, 1972

Paul McCartney and Wings played their very first show when they appeared in the small French town of Chateauvillon. The band included Denny Laine, Denny Seiwell, Henry McCullough and Paul’s wife, Linda. It was McCartney’s first time on the road since The Beatles quit touring in 1966.

Elvis in Palm Springs

July 9, 1973

July 9, 1974

Crosby, Stills, and Nash start their reunion tour in Seattle.

Elvis remained in Memphis for the rest of the month,

July 9, 1975

Signing autographs in Oklahoma City before take off on July 9, 1975

Arriving in Terre Haute, IN on July 9, 1975


Heading to perform at the Hulman Civic Center in Terre Haute, IN on July 9, 1975

Elvis performed at the Hulman Civic Center, Terre Haute, Indiana.

Date: 09 Jul 1975
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Terra Haute, IN.
Hulman Civic Center
Tickets: 10,224
Costume: Silver Phoenix suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
If You Love Me
Love Me Tender
All Shook Up
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
Steamroller Blues
The Wonder Of You
Burning Love
Band Introductions/ Johnny B Goode ( featuring James Burton )
Drum Solo ( featuring Ronnie Tutt )
Bass Solo ( featuring Jerry Scheff )
Piano Solo School Day

T-R-O-U-B-L-E
Why Me Lord
How Great Thou Art
Let Me Be There
Funny How Time Slips Away
Little Darlin’
Mystery Train/Tiger Man
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:

July 9, 1975. – Elvis Presley In Concert

Elvis Presley | Terre Haute, Indiana | July 9, 1975

Elvis Presley : Terre Haute, Indiana : July 9, 1975 | Elvis Photos

Rock Around The Cash Register” by Richard Haas Charleston Daily Mail (July 9, 1975) (Pre-concert Article)

Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 17 – July 8th – July 24th 1975
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info July 9 1975 Hulman Civic Center Terre Haute IN (8:30 pm) 10244 Silver Phoenix Original belt Light Blue Suit Yes Yes

July 9, 1976

July 9, 1977

Elvis Costello quit his day job at Elizabeth Arden Cosmetics to become a full time musician.

Print ad for Elvis” “Way Down” single.

Elvis upstairs at Graceland to the balance of the month

The Wake and Aftermath

1981

The Jacksons begin a 36 city tour that would produce the LP “The Jacksons Live”. The series of concerts will gross five and a half million dollars, $100,000 of which they will donate to the Atlanta Children’s Foundation.

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

1983

The Police started an eight week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘Every Breath You Take’ also No.1 in the UK. Taken from the bands album Synchronicity, Sting won Song of the Year and The Police won Best Pop Performance for the song at the 1984 Grammy Awards.

Wham! went to No.1 on the UK album chart with their debut release ‘Fantastic!’, which went on to spend 116 weeks on the chart.

1984 Actor ExWife: Priscilla Presley

1999

Elton John had a pacemaker fitted in an operation at a London hospital following reports about his ill health. Sir Elton was forced to cancel a series of concerts.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

2004

David Bowie was forced to cancel a string of European shows after emergency heart surgery. The 57 year-old singer had an operation last month in Germany, where he was on tour, to treat “an acutely blocked artery”. The star’s cancellation last month of 11 European dates was originally attributed to a shoulder injury.

Pioneering Cleveland disc jockey (WERE) Bill Randle, nicknamed “The Pied Piper of Cleveland,” died of cancer at 81. In the 1950s, TIME magazine called Bill Randle the top DJ in America. Randle produced the movie short “Day in the life of a Disc Jockey” headliner Pat Boone and opening act Elvis – he also introduced Elvis on the Dorsey Brothers show.

Bill Randle – Wikipedia

DJ legend Bill Randle Dead at 81 | Elvis News

The Bill Randle Chronicles – From Electric Elvis to The Shakers

Bill Randle, rock ‘n’ roll trailblazer and local disc jockey, deserves

For Elvis CD Collectors • The Pied Piper of Cleveland – Page 4

The Pied Piper of Cleveland – Wikipedia

The Pied Piper of Cleveland: A Day in the Life of a Famous … – IMDb

The Pied Piper of Cleveland: A Day in the Life of a Famous … – Filmweb

see also:

Elvis the middle class rebel

The Elv-erse: Elvis vs Pat Boone

ElvisWorld: Making a Movie Short – Pied Piper of Cleveland

2007

Happy Mondays’ frontman Shaun Ryder was in trouble after he smoked several cigarettes on stage during a concert at The Ritz in Manchester. Smoking had been banned in all enclosed public places in England on 1 July of this year, and anyone flouting the law faced a £50 fine. Performers were only exempt from the smoking ban if the “artistic integrity” of their act required it.

 

2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

2011

Former Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant joined three local musicians at a fundraising charity show in Monmouth Wales, where tickets cost £3. The event was a tribute to his friend, former Led Zeppelin producer Pat Moran, who died of a rare dementia in January. Plant delighted the small crowd in the Monmouthshire town with songs from his Led Zeppelin days as well as tunes from his solo career.

2012

70-year-old Bobby Rydell underwent both a kidney and liver transplant. Six months later, he would be back onstage.

2013

Elton John told the British tabloid The Sun that he considered himself lucky to be alive after unknowingly battling appendicitis. The Rocket Man played through the pain during a series of concerts before seeking medical attention. He told the press, “I’m lucky to be alive. I was a ticking time bomb. I guess I could have died at any time.

Jon Bon Jovi returned to his home town of Sayreville, New Jersey to donate $1 million to the Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund. Presenting a check to Governor Chris Christie, the singer told a crowd in front of the town hall, “One thought came to me. What can I do? One of the residents responded, saying, ‘Use your voice.'”

2015

Transport for London, the government body that runs the metro rail system in the UK, banned posters promoting The Rolling Stones’ forthcoming exhibition, ‘Exhibitionism’, at London’s Saatchi gallery, because of its artwork. The neon advert showed Rolling Stones iconic tongue and lips design plastered over a woman’s bikini bottoms.

The American on-line news source, The Huffington Post, published a story that detailed a previously unreported rape of Runaways bassist Jackie Fuchs by her now-deceased, former band manager, Kim Fowley. According to the graphic account, the alleged attack occurred on New Year’s Eve 1976 when Fuchs, known then as Jackie Fox, was only 16.

2018

WATCH: ‘ASAP’ pays tribute to Elvis Presley in blue Hawaii

Hear Zayn’s Surprise Cover of Elvis Presley’s ‘Can’t Help Falling in Love’

RollingStone.com

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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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