Living The Pain

The forthcoming release from the 'SR' label is titled 'Living the Pain' and will feature the unreleased show from Las Vegas February 21, 1972. As everybody knows SR concentrates it's work on early 70's live period of Elvis' activity, trying to produce always unreleased shows with Elvis at the top of his possibilities. With the new release, we are proud to present the complete show from February 21 midnight show, a rare show from a Las Vegas winter season with few official and unofficial releases. Elvis' love of singing is clear in this tape and we are glad to give you the opportunity to listen to it.

The midnight show from February 21th, as presented on this CD, represents just one of the best shows of the season, If we look closely at the first Vegas act of 1972 we can see that Elvis concentrates on the music to produce great shows. The in-between song chat and banter have gone and each number is delivered promptly without even a pause for applause. The 'NEW' songs introduced do reflect the mood of the man and for sure the rocking days are over but the rendition of the early seventies repertoire is solid and sung with great ability.

Talking of these new additions we see some great songs, representative of his life from this stage on. Naturally we are referring to songs such as 'You Gave Me A Mountain' which has an autobiographical theme of a man who no singing the pain, but LIVING IT and 'An American Trilogy' which demonstrates his personal beliefs and patriotic views. Elvis also worked hard to promote his new single 'Until It's Time For You To Go'. Here are also included rare performances of 'Help Me Make It Through The Night' and the classic 'Bridge Over Troubled Water'..

This recording come from an early generation copy of the master tape, the sound quality is very good considering the early season. The sound was restored in a studio to achieve best possible results. We have spent hours in the studio over the digital restoration of the sound, to achieve the best possible results and to give you the chance to hear it with pleasure.

This new CD will come in a new kind of deluxe long Digipack four panels, containing a collection of live and candid photographs from early 1972 .

Tracklisting

01. 2001 Theme 02. See See Rider 03. Proud Mary 04. Never Been To Spain 05. You Gave Me A Mountain 06. Until It's Time For You To Go 07. Polk Salad Annie 08. Love Me 09. All Shook Up 10. Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel 11. Hound Dog 12. A Big Hunk Of Love 13. Help Me Make It Through The Night 14. Bridge Over Troubled Water 15. Suspicious Minds 16. Band Introductions 17. An American Trilogy 18. Can't Help Falling In Love

Time 49:00 min.

Source: Elvis Australia / Updated: Aug 26, 2014
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Reactions

blackdiamond (profilecontact) wrote on Aug 27, 2014report abuse
The SR label really made an effort to live up their name: "Living the Pain" is actually what it does: giving pain to your ears!
I've listened to some cd's of this label in the past and I've never heard such a lousy sound quality. we don't need this one
benny scott (profilecontact) wrote on Aug 27, 2014report abuse
2nd rate label ? Make it 5th ! A bl....y shame! Always El.
You Dont Know Me (profilecontact) wrote on Aug 27, 2014report abuse
Well said Marco!!! well i will live WITHOUT THE PAIN of wasting my money on this.Show is 'ok' but hardly worth buying from a 2nd rate label. SA gave us 2 similar shows in good sound from 19th Feb ...that's quite enough for me.
Lex (profilecontact) wrote on Aug 26, 2014report abuse
Hence the title
Ciscoking (profilecontact) wrote on Aug 26, 2014report abuse
I am afraid, too...but the show is not bad..
marco31768 (profilecontact) wrote on Aug 26, 2014report abuse
I'm afraid 'cause the sound of this label is so bad...

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