SR will a release a long-box with 2 CDs containing 3 unreleased shows from July/ August 1971.
From Tahoe To VegasFebruary 17, 2011 | Music
Rob V wrote on February 17, 2011
Oh no, please not this again. CDR on to a silver CD. It will be the same dribble from this label. Always good to hear shows from '71 but at least make some sort of effort to improve the sound quality for crying out loud!
benny scott wrote on February 17, 2011
Rob V : I second that (wholeheartedly !!!) Always El.
adiels wrote on February 17, 2011
Totally agree. SR is not famous for soundboards... If the shows are good and the set isn't too expensive I still might buy it.
Lefty wrote on February 18, 2011
As far as performance goes, the Boston show from November is outstanding, but the sound quality of the import and official release isn't all that great. The very best quality soundboard from '71 is from 23, February (second disc from "Showroom Internationale"). That show is almost crystal clear, and a great soundboard, but the performance leaves something to be desired. For the most part, Elvis seemed disinterested in performing in Vegas in 1971. The shows were very short, and Elvis sang like he just wanted to get it over with. I'll pass this collection by.
Ciscoking wrote on February 18, 2011
SR aka copy and paste from CDR to silver disc...in this case muffled sound..not good..I know the sources..
Jerome wrote on February 18, 2011
is this the recording on which you can hear someone farting all the time?..
drjohncarpenter0117 wrote on February 18, 2011
Jerome. so we might be blown away with this release then?...........lol
Jesse Garon Presley wrote on February 18, 2011
No jerome attended these particular concerts so only he can know about it ; )
Ronaldv wrote on February 18, 2011
Not a good release, the Tahoe show is quite well known for the more experienced elvis fan. Vegas aug 71 is quite well documented already. The sound is rather sh*tty, like elvis is singing in his bathroom with the door locked... I
Ciscoking wrote on February 19, 2011
They even just copied the fake end of the Tahoe show..it ended in fact with The Impossible Dream which was not recorded after Help Me Make It Through The Night...
Harvey Alexander wrote on February 21, 2011
Coming to a dustbin near you shortly.