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"Elvis G.I. Blues" CD and Booklet from the Follow That Dream Collectors Series

June 05, 2012



As part of the classic album series, the "Elvis G.I. Blues" CD and booklet from the Follow That Dream Collectors Series is now available for pre-order at ShopElvis.

The first volume of this material includes a 7" inch digipack format and booklet. After extensive effort, this album was produced with the best sounding "G.I. Blues" recordings ever.

The "Elvis G.I. Blues" CD is currently available for pre-order and will ship out in early July. Save 10% when you buy any 2 pre-ordered releases and select other releases with the ShopElvis bundle.


Disc 1

The Original Album
SIDE 1
1. Tonight's All Right For Love
2. What's She Really Like
3. Frankfort Special
4. Wooden Heart
5. G.I. Blues

SIDE 2
6. Pocketful Of Rainbows
7. Shoppin' Around
8. Big Boots
9. Didja' Ever
10. Blue Suede Shoes
11. Doin' The Best I Can

Alternate Song
12. Tonight's All Right For Love

Bonus Songs
13. Shoppin' Around (version #1)
14. Frankfort Special (fast version)
15. Big Boots (fast version)
16. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, take 12)
17. Big Boots (medium tempo version)
18. Tonight Is So Right For Love (Barcarolle from "The Tales Of Hoffman", instrumental)

First Takes
19. Tonight Is So Right For Love (takes 1-2)
20. What's She Really Like (takes 1-5)
21. Frankfort Special (fast version takes 1-2)
22. Wooden Heart (take 1)
23. G.I. Blues (take 1)
24. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, takes 1-2)
25. Shoppin' Around (version #1, take 1)
26. Big Boots (fast version, takes 1-2)
27. Big Boots (slow version, take 1)
28. Didja' Ever (take 1)
29. Tonight's All Right For Love (take 1)
30. Doin' The Best I Can (takes 1-3)

Disc 2

April 27-28 Sessions
1. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, take 3)
2. Shoppin' Around (instrumental take 4)
3. Shoppin' Around (version #1, takes 2-4)
4. Shoppin' Around (version #1, take 5)
5. Doin' The Best I Can (takes 4-7)
6. Doin' The Best I Can (takes 8-9)
7. G.I. Blues (takes 2-4)
8. G.I. Blues (take 5)
9. Tonight Is So Right For Love (take 3)
10. Tonight Is So Right For Love (take 4)
11. Tonight Is So Right For Love (takes 5-7)
12. Frankfort Special (fast version, takes 3-7)
13. Frankfort Special (fast version, take 8)
14. Big Boots (fast version, take 3)
15. Big Boots (fast version, take 4)
16. Big Boots (slow version, takes 2-3)
17. What's She Really Like (takes 6-7)
18. What's She Really Like (takes 8-11)
19. What's She Really Like (takes 12-13)
20. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, takes 4-7)
21. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, take 8)
22. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, take 9)
23. Pocketful Of Rainbows (version #1, take 10)
24. Wooden Heart (takes 2-4M)