A Quick Look at ELVIS PRESLEY: THE SEARCHER Soundtrack

Just a couple of shots of the beautifully packaged soundtrack to the upcoming HBO documentary Elvis Presley: The Searcher. This is the 3-CD version. 1-CD and vinyl versions are also available. The soundtrack hit stores yesterday. I threw a standard-sized CD case in there for size comparison (The Great Performances). I’m not opening this until…

Vinyl Elvis: ELVIS SINGS HITS FROM HIS MOVIES, VOLUME 1 (1972)

Elvis Sings Hits From His Movies, Volume 1 Label: RCA Camden [Reissue: Pickwick] Catalog Number: CAS-2567 Recorded: 1962-1967 | Hollywood, CA; Nashville, TN Released: 1972 [Reissue: 1975/1980] A glance by an unknowing fan at the front cover of Elvis Presley’s Elvis Sings Hits From His Movies, Volume 1 (above), might lead her or him to…

Live from Richmond, It’s Monday Night

Good evening. I’m Troy Yeary, and you’re not. I’m a morning person, rather than a night owl, so I rarely watch NBC’s Saturday Night Live, now in its 43rd season. Over the years, I have most often consumed the show in the form of clips on what must be a dozen or more specials over…

Searching for Elvis in 2018

Elvis Presley would have turned 83 today. Elvis is gone, but what is ahead for his fans in 2018? A new HBO presentation, Elvis Presley: The Searcher, will air in the spring. This three-hour documentary will span the majority of Elvis’ career, ending with the 1976 Graceland sessions only months before his death. The Searcher…

Goodbye Christmas Vacation, Hello 2018

Happy New Year, folks. 2018 is here, and none too soon as far as I am concerned. I don’t know about you, but I’m ready for a fresh start. I did, however, enjoy being on vacation since December 21. Christmastime is my favorite part of the year, despite how busy it can be. This year,…