Complete '68 Comeback Special: 40th Anniversary Edition

Complete '68 Comeback Special: 40th Anniversary Edition

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by Elvis Presley
     
 

In June of 1968 Elvis Presley made a television special to be aired in December of the same year. He accomplished two things -- he saved his career and he made the best music of his life. Now, all the masters (four live shows, production numbers, two taped rehearsals) from the Elvis '68 Comeback special are available for the first time in one deluxe package. The… See more details below

Overview

In June of 1968 Elvis Presley made a television special to be aired in December of the same year. He accomplished two things -- he saved his career and he made the best music of his life. Now, all the masters (four live shows, production numbers, two taped rehearsals) from the Elvis '68 Comeback special are available for the first time in one deluxe package. The package includes a beautiful foil-stamped box, 103 tracks on 4 CDs, 20 recordings never before released to the general public, and a 32 page booklet with detailed liner notes, photos, and memorabilia -- Over four hours of music!

Product Details

Release Date:
08/05/2008
Label:
Rca
UPC:
0886973062623
catalogNumber:
730626
Rank:
11790

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Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Trouble/Guitar Man
  2. Lawdy, Miss Clawdy/Baby What You Want Me to Do Medley: Heartbreak Hotel
  3. Where Could I Go But to the Lord/Up Above My Head/Saved [Medley]
  4. Blue Christmas/One Night [Medley]
  5. Memories
  6. Medley: Nothingville/Big Boss Man/Guitar Man/Little Egypt/Trouble/Guita
  7. If I Can Dream
  8. It Hurts Me
  9. Let Yourself Go
  10. A Little Less Conversation
  11. Memories
  12. If I Can Dream

Disc 2

  1. That's All Right
  2. Heartbreak Hotel
  3. Love Me
  4. Baby, What You Want Me to Do
  5. Blue Suede Shoes
  6. Baby, What You Want Me to Do
  7. Lawdy, Miss Clawdy
  8. Are You Lonesome Tonight?
  9. When My Blue Moon Turns to Gold Again
  10. Blue Christmas
  11. Trying to Get to You
  12. One Night
  13. Baby, What You Want Me to Do
  14. One Night
  15. Memories
  16. Heartbreak Hotel
  17. Hound Dog
  18. All Shook Up
  19. Can't Help Falling in Love
  20. Jailhouse Rock
  21. Don't Be Cruel
  22. Blue Suede Shoes
  23. Love Me Tender
  24. Trouble
  25. Baby, What You Want Me to Do
  26. If I Can Dream

Disc 3

  1. Heartbreak Hotel
  2. Baby, What You Want Me to Do
  3. Introductions
  4. That's All Right
  5. Are You Lonesome Tonight?
  6. Baby, What You Want Me to Do
  7. Blue Suede Shoes
  8. One Night
  9. Love Me
  10. Trying to Get to You
  11. Lawdy, Miss Clawdy
  12. Santa Claus Is Back in Town
  13. Blue Christmas
  14. Tiger Man
  15. When My Blue Moon Turns to Gold Again
  16. Memories
  17. Heartbreak Hotel
  18. Hound Dog
  19. All Shook Up
  20. Can't Help Falling in Love
  21. Jailhouse Rock
  22. Don't Be Cruel
  23. Blue Suede Shoes
  24. Love Me Tender
  25. Trouble/Guitar Man [Medley]
  26. Trouble/Guitar Man [Medley]
  27. If I Can Dream

Disc 4

  1. I Got a Woman
  2. Blue Moon/Young Love/Oh, Happy Day [Medley]
  3. When It Rains It Really Pours
  4. Blue Christmas
  5. Are You Lonesome Tonight?/That's My Desire [Medley]
  6. That's When Your Heartaches Begin
  7. Peter Gunn Theme
  8. Love Me
  9. When My Blue Moon Turns to Gold Again
  10. Blue Christmas/Santa Claus Is Back in Town [Medley]
  11. Danny Boy
  12. Baby, What You Want Me to Do
  13. Love Me
  14. Tiger Man
  15. Santa Claus Is Back in Town
  16. Lawdy, Miss Clawdy
  17. One Night
  18. Blue Christmas
  19. Baby, What You Want Me to Do
  20. When My Blue Moon Turns to Gold Again
  21. Blue Moon of Kentucky

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Elvis Presley   Primary Artist,Guitar
Don Randi   Piano
Mike Deasy   Guitar
Scotty Moore   Guitar
Blossoms   Vocals
John Bahler   Background Vocals
Hal Blaine   Drums
Chuck Berghofer   Bass
Gary Coleman   Drums
John Cyr   Percussion
Frank DeVito   Percussion
D.J. Fontana   Percussion
Billy Goldenberg   Conductor
Charlie Hodge   Guitar
Larry Knechtel   Bass,Keyboards
Neil Levang   Guitar
Tommy Morgan   Harmonica
Sally Stevens   Background Vocals
Tommy Tedesco   Guitar
Joseph R. Gibbons   Guitar
B.J. Baker   Background Vocals
Bob Tebow   Background Vocals
Lance Legault   Tambourine
Charles Britz   Guitar
Elliott Franks   Percussion

Technical Credits

Joe Hill Louis   Composer
Mac Davis   Composer
Jerry Reed   Composer
Henry Mancini   Composer
Elvis Presley   Composer
Lloyd Price   Composer
Richard Rodgers   Composer
Dave Bartholomew   Composer
Jerry Leiber   Composer
Billy Strange   Composer
Otis Blackwell   Composer
Rick Cartey   Composer
Luigi Creatore   Composer
Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup   Composer
Lorenz Hart   Composer
Bones Howe   Engineer
Carol Joyner   Composer
Harvey Robert Kubernik   Liner Notes
Hugo Peretti   Composer
Charlie Singleton   Composer
Mike Stoller   Composer
Roy Turk   Composer
George David Weiss   Composer
Gene Sullivan   Composer
Mae Boren Axton   Composer
Luther Dixon   Composer
William Robert Emerson   Composer
Wiley Walker   Composer
Vic Anesini   Mastering
Tommy Durden   Composer
Fred Fisher   Composer
Lou Handman   Composer
Pearl King   Composer
Carroll Loveday   Composer
Sam Burns   Composer
Joy Byers   Composer
W. Earl Brown   Composer
Charles E. Daniels   Composer
James B. Coats   Composer
William Raskin   Composer
Robert Brower   Photo Courtesy
Don Koplow   Composer
Sören Szameitat   Memorabilia
Tim Mulrenan   Photo Courtesy
Frederick Edward Weatherly   Composer

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