Friday, May 6, 2016

Elvis On Television 1956- 1960

Elvis On Television 1956- 1960


Continuing celebrations marking the 60th anniversary of Elvis’ first appearance on national television, Memphis Recording Service will release a 2CD/100-page set titled ‘ELVIS ON TELEVISION 1956- 1960 THE COMPLETE SOUNDTRACK RECORDINGS’ on June 26th 2016. 

The recordings contain the complete archival recordings of Elvis Presley’s television appearances from 1956-60. For the first time ever, these tracks been painstakingly remastered and restored. Fans who have enjoyed our previous mastered works will be pleased to know that our restoration techniques have now been applied these historical television soundtrack recordings. The quality of these recordings are now far superior than ever released before. The recordings contain all song tracks, comedy sketch routines and interviews including the extended Wink Martindale dialogue with Dewey Phillips.  

The 100-page book is a chronological photo journey following Elvis from the very first in 1956, to his appearance on The Frank Sinatra show in 1960. It contains liner notes accompanied by many rare and new unpublished photographs.

Tracklisting

CD1  

THE DORSEY BROTHERS – STAGE SHOW (CBS) 
CBS STUDIO - New York, New York

28th Jan 1956

1.    Stage Show 1 Introduction & Bill Randle Introduces Elvis Presley                                 
2.    Shake Rattle & Roll/Flip Flop & Fly
3.    I Got A Woman4

4th Feb 1956      

4.    Stage Show 2 Introduction 
5.    Baby Let's Play House 
6.    Tutti Frutti

11th Feb 1956     

7.    Stage Show 3 Introduction                                                                                    
8.    Blue Suede Shoes 
9.    Heartbreak Hotel (with Stage Show Orchestra)

18th Feb 1956     

10.    Stage Show 4 Introduction                                                                                    
11.    Tutti Frutti                                                                      
12.    I Was The One                                                    

17th March 1956   
13.    Stage Show 5 Introduction 
14.    Blue Suede Shoes
15.    Heartbreak Hotel

24th March 1956  
            
16.    Stage Show 6 Introduction                                                                                    
17.    Money Honey 
18.    Heartbreak Hotel 

THE MILTON BERLE SHOW (NBC) 
USS HANCOCK -  San Diego, California

3rd April 1956

19.    Introduction of Milton Berle Show 1 & Shake Rattle And Roll (In Part)
20.    Milton Berle Introduces Elvis Presley 1
21.    Heartbreak Hotel
22.    Blue Suede Shoes
23.    Milton Berle & Elvis Presley Comedy Sketch
24.    Blue Suede Shoes (Reprise

NBC STUDIO – Hollywood, California

5th June 1956

25.    Introduction of Milton Berle Show 2 
26.    Hound Dog
27.    Milton Berle & Elvis Presley & Debra Paget Comedy Sketch
28.    Milton Berle Introduces Elvis Presley 2
29.    I Want You I Need You I Love You
30.    Milton Berle Presents Elvis Billboard Award

WINK MARTINDALE – TOP TEN DANCE PARTY (WHBQ TV) 
LOCAL TV NETWORK - Memphis, Tennessee

16th June 1956

31.    Wink Martindale Interviews Elvis Presley & Dewey Phillips singing Money Honey 

CD2 

THE STEVE ALLEN SHOW (NBC) 
Hudson Theater, New York, New York

1st July 1956 

1.    Introduction/Dialogue with Steve Allen                                            
2.    I Want You I Need You I Love You
3.    Hound Dog
4.    Yippee Yi Yo Yippee Yi Yay - Comedy Routine with Steve Allen, Elvis Presley, Imogene Coca & Andy Griffith

HY GARDNER (NBC) 
New York, New York

1st July 1956   

5.    Calling Elvis – Interview

THE ED SULLIVAN SHOW (CBS)
CBS Studio, Los Angeles, California

9th September 1956 

6.    Introduction and Charles Laughton Introduces Elvis
7.    Don't Be Cruel
8.    Love Me Tender
9.    Ready Teddy
10.    Hound Dog
Maxine Elliot Theater, New York, New York

28th October 1956 

11.     Introduction Ed Sullivan                                                               
12.     Don't Be Cruel                                                    
13.     Introduction Ed Sullivan                                                               
14.     Love Me Tender                                                  
15.     Introduction Ed Sullivan                                                               
16.     Love Me                                                            
17.     Hound Dog                                                        
18.     Elvis Talks Farewell                                                                     

Maxine Elliot Theater, New York, New York

6th January 1957 

19.     Ed Sullivan Introduction                                                               
20.     Hound Dog                                                        
21.     Love Me Tender                                                  
22.     Heartbreak Hotel                                    
23.     Don't Be Cruel                                        
24.     Too Much                                                          
25.     Elvis Talks                                                                                 
26.     When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again    
27.     Ed Sullivan Speaks                                                                      
28.     (There’ll Be) Peace In The Valley                           
29.     Ed Sullivan Farewells Elvis                                                            

THE FRANK SINATRA SHOW (ABC)
Fountainbleau Hotel, Miami, Florida 
26th March 1960 (Video Taped) / 12th May 1960 (Air Date)

30.    It's Very Nice to Travelling - with Frank & Nancy Sinatra, 
Joey Bishop & Sammy Davis Jnr
31.    Fame & Fortune
32.    Stuck On You
33.    Frank Sinatra and Joey Bishop talk to Elvis
34.    Medley - Witchcraft/Love Me Tender - with Frank Sinatra
35.    Love Me Tender Reprise - with Frank Sinatra
36.    Frank Sinatra and Nancy Sinatra Farewells Elvis

Source: ElvisNews

2 comments:

  1. Super, Great Info Alberto

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  2. Another must to have !!!! Essential to your ever growing Elvis collection !!!!
    Thanks Albert for posting this.
    Ray

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