Monthly Archives: May 2010

May 31 – European (Illegal Roots) Releases

SONY released the eight original soundtrack budget albums in the U.K. and Japan. These albums were released in the U.S. in January this year and on June 4th in Germany. The titles are “Roustabout“, “G.I. Blues“, “Viva Las Vegas“, “Girls! … Continue reading

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May 30 – Charts

On the Australian ARIA Catalogue Album Chart, “ELV1S 30 #1 Hits” drops two spots to #30. On the ARIA Music DVD Chart, “Elvis The King of Rock ‘n’ Roll” rises one spot to #38. Elvis Matters #29The Belgian/ Dutch ElvisMatters fan … Continue reading

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May 29 – Elvis To Become The #3 American Idol?

The owner of the “American Idol” reality TV show said Friday it has received an acquisition offer from a group of investors led by British media mogul Simon Fuller. CKX Inc. said it is evaluating the proposal and other strategic … Continue reading

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May 28 – Elvis Coming Home To Hollywood And The Rest Of The Word?

The Star import label released their video compilation “Coming Home” and announced the release of volume 2 in their “Elvis In Hollywood” series. Japanese DVD Re-issues Paramount Japan re-issued eight classic movies; King Creole, G.I. Blues, Blue Hawaii, Girls! Girls! Girls!, Fun In Acapulco, Roustabout, Paradise, … Continue reading

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May 27 – King Of Cars, Rare Tracks And Vinyl

Volume 5 in the “Rare Elvis” import series has bee released. This volume – “Celluloid Treasures” – with a focus on Elvis in Hollywood contains mostly material taken from other (bootleg)releases. The Elvis Express The Belgian United Elvis Presley Society … Continue reading

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May 25 – Viva Las Rumors Podcast

A rumor spread that a possible ‘Viva Elvis‘ CD should be released September or October 2010. A final decision has yet to be made. Sony managers from all over the world met in Berlin about ten days ago and heard … Continue reading

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May 24 – The Great British Songbook For LP Fans Only

Sony U.K. released the 2CD compilation “Elvis Presley Sings The Great British Songbook“. It contains 35 tracks by British composers and is an initiative of the Official U.K. Elvis Presley fan club.   This original Elvis album “For LP Fans Only” … Continue reading

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