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Fun in Acapulco ~ Elvis Presley
Fun in Acapulco ~ Elvis Presley
12 of 12 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Enjoy and have fun!, 20 Aug 2003
Elvis aficionados will cherish this new release covering the well-known soundtrack, as well as the 2 bonus tracks originally included on the original LP ("Love Me Tonight" and "Slowly But Surely"), plus 14 outtakes from the sessions from "Fun in Acapulco". The sound quality of the "New Orthophonic High Fidelity Recording" is everything it promises and even a lot more. The presentation with all the original artwork and an excellent booklet in a handy tri-fold digipack (the size of a 45rpm) is a treat. For more than a few hours of fun.
Studio B - Nashville Outtakes ~ Elvis Presley
18 of 18 people found the following review helpful
This new release of the Follow That Dream collector's label is a delectable selection of 23 outtakes from Elvis Presley's studio sessions in Nashville between 1961 and 1964. Hits like "His Latest Flame", "Little Sister" and "Kiss Me Quick" can be found here alongside lesser gems like "Anything That's Part Of You", "I Feel That I've Known You Forever" and "Ask Me", all in their earlier, not yet completed form. This CD beautifully illustrates the degree of perfection Elvis and his band, as much as the Nashville engineers, had managed to achieve at this point in the studio.
Of every song there is at least one complete take, often preceded by some false starts and studio banter. The sound… Read more