Elvis Presley: 40 Best Deep Cuts (Part 4 – The Top 10)

This is Part 4 of a countdown of Elvis Presley’s greatest “deep cuts,” songs that did not appear as singles in the United States during his lifetime. Read Part 3. #10 Walk A Mile In My Shoes [Live] (1970) On Stage – February, 1970 #9 Johnny B. Goode [Live] (1969) From Memphis To Vegas/From Vegas…

Elvis Presley: 40 Best Deep Cuts (Part 3)

This is Part 3 of a countdown of Elvis Presley’s 40 greatest “deep cuts,” songs that did not appear as singles in the United States during his lifetime. Read Part 2. #20 Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On (1970) Elvis Country – I’m 10,000 Years Old #19 As Long As I Have You (1958) King Creole…

Only Memories Remain through the Ages

“It’s a long, lonely highway when you’re traveling all alone, And it’s a trail full of teardrops that keep on being cried, And you pass through towns too small to even have a name, But you gotta keep on going on that road to nowhere.” –Adapted from “Long Lonely Highway” by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman;…

Elvis Presley: 40 Best Deep Cuts (Part 2)

This is Part 2 of a countdown of Elvis Presley’s 40 best “deep cuts,” recordings that did not appear as singles in the United States during his lifetime. Read Part 1. #30 Stranger In My Own Home Town (1969) From Memphis To Vegas/From Vegas To Memphis #29 So High (1966) How Great Thou Art –…

Elvis Presley: 40 Best Deep Cuts (Part 1)

At Graceland in Memphis, 40 years ago this week, Elvis Presley passed away at the age of 42. In his 23-year career as an entertainer, Elvis released 711 master recordings, 198 of which appeared as single A or B sides – including classic hits like “Suspicious Minds,” “Jailhouse Rock,” and “Burning Love.” What of those…

AXS TV to feature Elvis documentaries in August

North American television network AXS TV will feature multiple Elvis Presley documentaries next month, including the 2000 “Special Edition” version of Elvis: That’s The Way It Is (1970) as well as Elvis On Tour (1972). Providing a glimpse of the real Elvis, That’s The Way It Is features the singer in rehearsals and on stage for his…

Vinyl Elvis: 1977’s MOODY BLUE Closes a Lonely Journey

Today marks the 40th anniversary of the July 19, 1977, release of Moody Blue, an album that turned out to be the last Elvis Presley record before his death four weeks later. Moody Blue Label: RCA Catalog Number: AFL1-2428 Recorded: 1974-1977 | Memphis, TN; Ann Arbor, Michigan; Kalamazoo, Michigan Released: 1977 Ranked: #7 in Pastimescape’s…