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Close Up


  Close Up - EU 2003 - BMG 82876 50537 2 Close Up - EU 2003 - BMG 82876 50537 2

Release: 2003 BMG 82876 50537 2   EU 55 €
Release: 2003 BMG 82876 50537 2 U.S.A. 55 €
Release: 2003 BMG BVZC 37016~19 Japan 55 €
Release: 2003BMG 82876-50537-2Canada55 €

Hardback book style - (14,5 x 25,5 )cm - with a 48 pages integrated booklet.


This box set from BMG Heritage features four important and key periods of Elvis Presley's incredible career. Fans will be delighted with this glimpse into Elvis' music-making techniques. Here are 89 previously unreleased songs by the King of Rock `N´ Roll.
Listen to rare stereo masters from the '50s and never-before heard outtakes from his first 4 post-Army films. Hear the impressive and comprehensive unreleased takes from almost every Studio B sessions in Nashville. Finally, enjoy Elvis at the peak of his career in a complete, unreleased live concert recorded in San Antonio, Texas in 1972. This is Elvis, close up.

Disc 1 - Close Up - EU 2003 - BMG 82876 50537 2 
CD 1:
Unreleased Stereo Masters From The '50s
Matrix number: DISCTRONICS 82876505372 ONE 02

(There'll Be) Peace In The Valley (For Me) (take 9 - master)
Beg Of You (take 11)
That's When Your Heartaches Begin (take 2)
It's No Secret (take 13)
Blueberry Hill (take 9 - master)
Have I Told You Lately That I Love You (take 15 - master)
Is It So Strange (take 12 - master)
Loving You (fast version - take 5)
Loving You (fast version - take 15)
Jailhouse Rock (master)
Treat Me Nice (first movie version - take 19)
Young And Beautiful (record master - takes 21,22)
Young And Beautiful (solo master - take3)
Young And Beautiful (nightclub master - take 7)
I Want To Be Free (movie version - take 12)
I Want To Be Free (record master - take 11)
Treat Me Nice (second movie version - take 13)
Don't Leave Me Now (Elvis piano version - first version)
Don't Leave Me Now (movie version - second version)
(You're So Square) Baby I Don't Care (take 1)

Disc 2 - Close Up - EU 2003 - BMG 82876 50537 2
CD 2:
Unreleased Movie Gems
Matrix number: DISCTRONICS 82876505372 TWO 01

G. I. Blues (take 6)
Doin The Best I Can (take 10, 11, 12)
Wooden Heart (take 1)
Pocketful Of Rainbows (takes 15, 16)
Shoppin Around (takes 4, 5)
Frankfort Special (takes 4, 5)
Big Boots (fast version - take 1)
Tonight's All Right For Love (takes 14, 15)
Summer Kisses Winter Tears (take 2)
Flaming Star (take 2)
Lonely Man (solo version - take 3)
In My Way (take 2)
Forget Me Never (take1)
Wild In The Country (takes 1, 14)
Lonely Man (take 1)
I Slipped, I Stumbled, I Fell (takes 14, 15, 16)
Aloha-Oe (take 1)
Hawaiian Sunset (take 3)
Ku-U-I-Po (takes 6, 7)
No More (take 11)
Slicin' Sand (takes 6, 7)
Steppin Out Of Line (take 15)
Almost Always True (take 3)
Moonlight Swim (take 4 - edited)
Can't Help Falling In Love (takes 14, 15, 16)

Disc 3 - Close Up - EU 2003 - BMG 82876 50537 2
CD 3:
The Magic Of Nashville
Matrix number: DISCTRONICS 82876505372 THREE 02

Make Me Know It (take 1)
Soldier Boy (take 10)
It Feels So Right (take 1)
The Girl Of My Best Friend (take 9)
Surrender (takes 5, 6)
Working On The Building (take 4)
Starting Today (take 1)
Kiss Me Quick (take 4)
That's Someone You'll Never Forget (take 7)
(Marie´s The Name) His Latest Flame (take 12)
I Met Her Today (take 16)
Night Rider (take 1)
Just Tell Her Jim Said Hello (take 4)
Echoes Of Love (take 8)
Ask Me (take 7)
Stand By Me (take 10)
Somebody Bigger Than You And I (take 15)
Without Him (take 8)
Mine (takes 8-9)
Singing Tree (first version - take 4)
U. S. Male (take 10)

Disc 4 - Close Up - EU 2003 - BMG 82876 50537 2
CD 4:
Live In Texas 1972
Matrix number: DISCTRONICS 82876505372 FOUR 01

Also Sprach Zarathustra (Theme from 2001: A Space Odysee)
See See Rider
Proud Mary
Never Been To Spain
You Gave Me A Mountain
Until It's Time For You To Go
Polk Salad Annie
Love Me
All Shook Up
(Let me Be Your) Teddy Bear / Don't Be Cruel
Heartbreak Hotel
Hound Dog
How Great Thou Art
I Can't Stop Loving You
Love Me Tender
Suspicious Minds
Introductions
For The Good Times
Burning Love
American Trilogy
Funny How Time Slips Away
Can't Help Falling In Love
Closing Vamp