The book is full of fantastic, previously unreleased, rare and classic photos , all linked together by text written by Tommy Edvardsen and Atle Larsen. This is a huge work , the weight is approx. 3 kg [6 Pounds for USA] and the size, 30.5cm [12"] x 25.4cm [12"] x 3.7cm [1.5].
The 2 CDs contain two great soundboard recorded concerts (see details below). Elvis Presley made a special fashion of his famous and spectacular stage outfits, sometimes referred to as'jumpsuits'.
The name'Elvis' is heard of in every corner of the world, and nearly everybody has heard about the dynamic performer dressed in a typical'seventies suit' with rhinestones and embroideries in different patterns. But what many people don't know, is that these suits have their own name and their own story to tell. Not many people know how these outfits came to be characteristics for Elvis on stage, and their development during the years. It all started with the'Black Leather Suit' in 1968, and ended with the'Mexican Sundial Suit' in 1977.
Elvis became King Of Concerts in the late sixties and seventies - and the stage outfits became an important part of his shows. In this encyclopedia of more that 500 pages we will present you to a full documentary of all Elvis' suits from his famous'68 Comeback Special. His return to live performances in Las Vegas in 1969 and his many tours, including the two documentaries, Elvis : That's The Way Its Is. And the 1977 TV Special.
You will have the background story of each and every suit, when Elvis used them for the first and the last time - and their whereabouts today. We will also give you the background story of the very skilled designers who made these famous outfits. Elvis often mixed suits and belts as he pleased.You will be presented to them all. This book is the result of hundreds of working hours with research and'digging' through enormous amounts of documentation. This book is not meant only for the hardcore'jumpsuit'-fan, but also as an encyclopedia for fans all over the world to learn more about these great, original stage-outfits. Never has a book been more complete on this issue, and you will see rare photos and photos you have never seen before. The background of the suits and the stories of those who created and designed them are presented for you.
Elvis became an icon in these outfits. If you liked the book, Elvis The Concert Years. You will be doubly impressed with this work of art.Fashion For A King a 512 page Hardcover book. Oh, and the two concerts as below..
Recorded July 1, 1974, at Auditorium Arena, Omaha, Nebraska. 01 See See Rider 02 I Got A Woman / Amen 03 Love Me 04 Trying To Get To You 05 All Shook Up 06 Love Me Tender 07 Hound Dog 08 Fever 09 Polk Salad Annie 10 Why Me Lord 11 Suspicious Minds 12 Introductions 13 I Can't Stop Loving You 14 Help Me 15 You Don't Have To Say You Love Me 16 Bridge Over Troubled Water 17 Let Me Be There 18 Funny How Time Slips Away 19 Big Boss Man 20 Can't Help Falling In Love. Track 21 recorded July 2, 1974, at Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, Utah. Recorded December 14, 1975, at the Las Vegas Hilton.
01 See See Rider 02 I Got A Woman / Amen 03 Love Me 04 Trying To Get To You 05 And I Love You So 06 All Shook Up 07 (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear / Don't Be Cruel 08 Hound Dog 09 Until It's Time For You To Go 10 You Gave Me A Mountain 11 Polk Salad Annie 12 Introductions (incomplete) 13 Just Pretend 14 How Great Thou Art 15 Burning Love 16 Softly As I Leave You 17 America 18 Little Sister 19 Heartbreak Hotel 20 O Sole Mio / It's Now Or Never 21 Can't Help Falling In Love. Elvis Presley FTD SOLD-OUT Fashion For A King Book plus 2 CD's" is in sale since Friday, October 06, 2017.
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