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Elvis Presley
G.I. Blues
The Cafe Europe Sessions


 

 G.I. Blues - The Cafe Europe Sessions - Memphis Recording Service (MRS) - Elvis Presley CDG.I. Blues - The Cafe Europe Sessions - Memphis Recording Service (MRS) - Elvis Presley CD 


Manufactured and distributed by Memphis Recording Service, 2011.
Book with CD. Catalog number MRS10027460



G.I. Blues - The Cafe Europe Sessions - Memphis Recording Service (MRS) - Elvis Presley CD
CD 1:

Matrix number: MRS10027460 CD1 GL X31766 IFPI 5J27 IFPI LD02

Master Recordings

01. Shoppin´ Around
02. Didja´ Ever
03. Doin´ The Best I Can
04. G.I. Blues
05. Frankfort Special
06. Tonight Is So Right For Love
07. Big Boots
08. What´s She Really Like
09. Blue Suede Shoes
10. Wooden Heart
11. Pocketful Of Rainbows
12. Shoppin´ Around (instrumental takes 1,2)

Studio Outakes

13. Shoppin´ Around (instrumental take 4)
14. Shoppin´ Around (version 1, takes 2,4,6 - 9)
15. Shoppin´ Around (version 1, take 10)
16. Shoppin´ Around (version 1, take 11)
17. Doin´ The Best I Can (takes 1,2,4,5 - 8)
18. Doin´ The Best I Can (take 13)
19. G.I. Blues (takes 2,3,4)
20. G.I. Blues (take 7)
21. G.I. Blues (takes 8 -10 Pickup)
22. Tonight Is So Right For Love (take 4)
23. Tonight Is So Right For Love (takes 5,6)
24. Tonight Is So Right For Love (take 7)
 

 

G.I. Blues - The Cafe Europe Sessions - Memphis Recording Service (MRS) - Elvis Presley CD
CD 2:

Matrix number: MRS10027460 CD2 GL X31767 IFPI 5J06 IFPI LD02
 

01. What´s She Really Like (takes 1-4)
02. What´s She Really Like (take 5)
03. Frankfort Special (takes 1,3-7)
04. Frankfort Special (take 8)
05. Frankfort Special (takes 9-12)
06. Frankfort Special (take 13)
07. Tonight Is So Right For Love (take 8)
08. Tonight Is So Right For Love (take 9)
09. Tonight Is So Right For Love (take 10)
10. Tonight Is So Right For Love (take 11)
11. Whistling Blues (take 1)
12. Tonight Is So Right For Love (music & chorus takes 1 - 3)
13. Tonight Is So Right For Love (music & chorus take 4)
14. Big Boots (fast version take 2)
15. Big Boots (fast version take 3)
16. Big Boots (fast version take 4)
17. Big Boots (fast version take 5)
18. Big Boots (fast version take 6,7)
19. Big Boots (slow 1st version take 1)
20. Big Boots (slow 1st version take 20)
21. Big Boots (slow 1st version take 4)
22. What´s She Really Like (takes 6-10)
23. What´s She R eally Like (take 11)
24. What´s She Really Like (takes 12,13)
25. What´s She Really Like (takes 14-16)
26. What's She Really Like (different key & beat take 17-18)
27. What's She Really Like (different key & beat take 19)

 

G.I. Blues - The Cafe Europe Sessions - Memphis Recording Service (MRS) - Elvis Presley CD
CD 3:

Matrix number: MRS10027460 CD3 GL X31768 IFPI 5J33 IFPI LD02
 

01. What's She Really Like (different key & beat, Insert take  20)
02. What's She Really Like (different key & beat, Insert take  21)
03. What's She Really Like (different key & beat, Insert take  22)
04. Pocketful Of Rainbows (take 1)
05. Blue Suede Shoes (take 1)
06. Wooden Heart (take 4)
07. Pocketful Of Rainbows (take 3)
08. Pocketful Of Rainbows (takes 4 - 6)
09. Pocketful Of Rainbows (take 7)
10. Pocketful Of Rainbows (take 8)
11. Pocketful Of Rainbows (take 9)
12. Pocketful Of Rainbows (take 10)
13. Pocketful Of Rainbows (takes 11,12)
14. Pocketful Of Rainbows (takes 13,14)
15. Pocketful Of Rainbows (take 17)
16. Pocketful Of Rainbows (takes 18,19)
17. Pocketful Of Rainbows (take 20)
18. Pocketful Of Rainbows (takes 1,23,24)
19. Pocketful Of Rainbows (takes 25,26)
20. Pocketful Of Rainbows (take 28)
21. Big Boots (mid tempo) take 2)
22. Shoppin´ Around (version 2 takes 1 - 3,6)
23. Shoppin´ Around (version 2 take 7)
24. Pocketful Of Rainbows (take 1)
25. Pocketful Of Rainbows (take 2)

 

G.I. Blues - The Cafe Europe Sessions - Memphis Recording Service (MRS) - Elvis Presley CD
CD 4:

Matrix number: MRS10027460 CD4 GL X31814 IFPI 5J02 IFPI LD02

01. Frankfort Special (medium tempo takes 1-3,6,7)
02. Frankfort Special (medium tempo take 8)
03. Frankfort Special (medium tempo take 9)
04. Frankfort Special (medium tempo take 10)
05. Tonight´s All Right for Love (take 1)
06. Tonight´s All Right for Love (take 5a)
07. Tonight´s All Right for Love (take 5b)
08. Tonight´s All Right for Love (take 6)
09. Tonight´s All Right for Love (take 8)
10. Tonight Is All Right For Love (take 9)
11. Tonight Is All Right For Love (takes 10, 11)
12. Tonight Is All Right For Love (takes 12, 16)
13. Tonight Is All Right For Love (insert (takes 1, 2)
14. Big Boots (slow 2nd version takes 1-5)
15. Big Boots (slow 2nd version take 6)
16. Big Boots (slow 2nd version / insert takes 1-4)
17. Tonight Is All Right For Love (intrumental takes 1-3)
18. Tonight Is All Right For Love (intrumental take 4)
19. Tonight Is All Right For Love (intrumental take 5)

Bonus

20. Radio Spot 1 (UK)
21. Radio Spot 2 (UK)
22. Radio Spot 3 (UK)
23. Radio Spot 4 (UK)
24. Radio Spot 1 (Australia)
25. Radio Spot 2 (Australia) (0:18)
26. Movie Trailer Soundtrack 1 (0:28)
27. Movie Trailer Soundtrack 2 (1:51)

 



Press note;
A special 4 CD set containing 4 hours of unreleased studio recordings, with alternate takes and Elvis studio banter, of all the songs including the original master recordings, cut for movie "G.I. Blues".

These recordings are re-mastered in 24bit 192Khz Stereo. In addition, the set includes a 100 page book entertained with pages of unreleased photographs, memorabilia and, goes behind the scenes with full text and documentation and includes contributions from Ray Walker of the Jordanaires and Sid Tepper (who co- wrote the songs "Shoppin Around"' and the title song "G.I.Blues").

G.I. Blues - The Cafe Europe Sessions - Memphis Recording Service (MRS) - Elvis Presley CD