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Elvis Presley – Young Man with the Big Beat 4

Posted by Andy Cahn On October - 27 - 2011

The “Young Man with the Big Beat” series concludes with more classic songs rare Elvis interview clips about his own feelings about all the positive and negative reactions to his earliest live performances.


In stores now from Legacy Recordings – The Elvis Presley: Legacy Edition features his landmark RCA debut album plus more masters from those 1956 sessions on 2 discs.   The Young Man with the Big Beat 5-CD box set adds three more discs of previously unreleased outtakes, live tracks and interviews in a deluxe package with expanded liner notes and collectibles as pictured below. More details at elvisthemusic.com.

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Elvis Presley – Young Man with the Big Beat 3

Posted by Andy Cahn On October - 20 - 2011

In 1956 Elvis Presley was booked to open for the Louvin Brothers tour, but he was rising so fast, he was the headliner before the tour was over. The late Charlie Louvin comments on these dates. Biographer Peter Guralnick also speaks about Presley’s first Las Vegas shows that were not nearly as successful as his late 60s/early 70s run.


In stores now from Legacy Recordings – The Elvis Presley: Legacy Edition features his landmark RCA debut album plus more masters from those 1956 sessions on 2 discs.   The Young Man with the Big Beat 5-CD box set adds three more discs of previously unreleased outtakes, live tracks and interviews in a deluxe package with expanded liner notes and collectibles as pictured below. More details at elvisthemusic.com.

Elvis Presley – Young Man with the Big Beat 2

Posted by Andy Cahn On October - 13 - 2011

The next piece in the “Young Man with the Big Beat” looks closely at Elvis’ manager, Col. Tom Parker – both the good and the bad. He was the creative mastermind behind Elvis’ rise to stardom, but there were always critics of his business practices that continued throughout Presley’s entire career.


In stores now from Legacy Recordings – The Elvis Presley: Legacy Edition features his landmark RCA debut album plus more masters from those 1956 sessions on 2 discs.   The Young Man with the Big Beat 5-CD box set adds three more discs of previously unreleased outtakes, live tracks and interviews in a deluxe package with expanded liner notes and collectibles as pictured below. More details at elvisthemusic.com.

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Elvis Presley – Young Man with the Big Beat 1

Posted by Andy Cahn On October - 6 - 2011

The first of four new episodes in our very popular Elvis podcast looks back on when he was not yet the king, but a young man with a big beat.  You’ll hear music from his landmark 1956 RCA sessions that produced some of rock & roll’s most seminal recordings – the self-titled debut album for his new label, plus his early 45-only hit singles “Hound Dog,” “Love Me Tender” and “Don’t Be Cruel.”


In stores now from Legacy Recordings – The Elvis Presley: Legacy Edition features his landmark RCA debut album plus more masters from those 1956 sessions on 2 discs.   The Young Man with the Big Beat 5-CD box set adds three more discs of previously unreleased outtakes, live tracks and interviews in a deluxe package with expanded liner notes and collectibles as pictured below. More details at elvisthemusic.com.

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The Elvis Presley Podcast Special – Billy Bob’s Elvis Playlist

Posted by Podmaster On October - 12 - 2007

The Elvis Presley Podcast

On this special podcast episode, Academy-award winning actor/screenwriter, and GRAMMY winning musician, Billy Bob Thornton shares his Elvis Presley playlist.

RECOMMENDED:
The Essential Elvis Presley

(Very special thanks to Billy, Lisa Roy and JD Andrew)

(This podcast episode produced by Vella Interactive)