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There's Always Me - Import CD

Thu Jun 12, 2003 3:01 am

Just wondered if someone could help me out with some take numbers from the CD set "There's Always Me - Volume 1".
The box doesn't list the take numbers for the following songs:

There’s Always Me

CD1

11 - Stuck On You (Alt. Take)
12 - I Feel So Bad (Alt. Take)
13 - Dirty Dirty Feeling (Alt. Take)
14 - Thrill Of Your Love (Alt. Take)
15 - Such A Night (Alt. Take)
16 - Are You Lonesome Tonight (Alt. Take)
17 - Girl Next Door Went A-Walkin' (Alt. Take)
18 - A Mess Of Blues (Alt. Take)
19 - It Feels So Right (Alt. Take)
20 - Fame And Fortune (Alt. Take)
21 - Surrender (Alt. Take)
23 - I'm Coming Home (Alt. Take)


Can someone help me out?

Thu Jun 12, 2003 9:12 am

I know that all except maybe the last few have been released by BMG or FTD. I'll get more on the others later.

Thu Jun 12, 2003 10:12 am

I believe it was like this. Maybe some mistakes, don't know for sure.

11 - Stuck On You (Take 1)
12 - I Feel So Bad (Take 1)
13 - Dirty Dirty Feeling (Take 1)
14 - Thrill Of Your Love (Take 1)
15 - Such A Night (Take 1)
16 - Are You Lonesome Tonight (Take 2)
17 - Girl Next Door Went A-Walkin' (Take 3)
18 - A Mess Of Blues (Take 1)
19 - It Feels So Right (Take 3)
20 - Fame And Fortune (Take 8)
21 - Surrender (Take 9)
23 - I'm Coming Home (Take 4)

Thu Jun 12, 2003 12:17 pm

elvis-fan -

Can't fault Thijs077 !

'Fame & Fortune' could be Take 8.

Fri Jun 13, 2003 5:20 am

Check out the great Masters and Sessions web site. Go to http://www.elvisrecordings.com and look at the session data for each song.

Mike C

Import Cd's

Fri Jun 13, 2003 8:40 am

Why are Import Cd's called Import CD's - it's not as though they are all imported from somewhere - depending where you live :!:

It is just a PC name for bootleg or pirated copy :?:

Fri Jun 13, 2003 8:45 am

Yeah, pretty much a "code name" for bootleg - not always, but often...

Fri Jun 13, 2003 9:49 am

KiwiAlan -

Yeah, 'import' isn't really the right word.

Better than 'bootleg' I guess.

I prefer 'unofficial'.

This doesn't imply that it is 'imported' from somewhere or that it might be 'illegal'.

Fri Jun 13, 2003 2:39 pm

So what is wrong with bootleg?

Fri Jun 13, 2003 2:43 pm

I had Surrender as Take 2. I'll have to check it out. Does he go for the high note at the end? I can't remember.


It's definitly not take 2, I just checked it with There's always me 1 and Surrender imports.

Take 2 is very much different according to the one on TAM1.

Fri Jun 13, 2003 3:39 pm

Thanks for the info fella's!

I was trying to get into the M&S site today and for some reason this "new URL" post comes up but no site???
Anybody knows whats going on???

Fri Jun 13, 2003 9:17 pm

The site still works at my place.

You should try again.

Maybe it was down for some time.

http://www.elvisrecordings.com