"I first saw Elvis live in 54.
"It was at the Big D Jamboree in Dallas and first thing, he came out and spit on the stage...
"It affected me exactly the same way as when I first saw that David Lynch film.
"I didn't know what to make of it.
"There was just no reference point in the culture to compare it."
-Roy Orbison February 1989
"This Man and this Band" - Lisa-Marie with the introduction...
Bowie and Elvis share a Birthday
Bowie vs Elvis
Glasgow 07 Nanobots started it all
The First Single released by Elvis Presley1954
Picture = Memphis 2004 @ JJ Bambalam
... and for the last time June 1977
EP HURT 1977
Covered by others...
1980s ...GG Elvis (and the ghosts of the Ramones)
1990s ...Van Morrison
2006 ...Scotty Moore
2007 ...Amanda Jenssen
2008 ...Peter Murphy
2009 ...Шоу-группа КАДРЫ
Johnny Cash & Bob Dylan "That's alright Mama"
Johnny Cash HURT 1997
From the Beats to Bowie
Aquin to Warhol
Patti Smith in Montreal
Plus a few more things.... like...
w/ TR & TV on the radio
"That's Elvis Presley.... the sound and the attitude."
Tokyo Party 07
San Francisco 10
Glasgow Party 09
Turning 62... ... would now be 74
Glasgow Party 2010
Gran Rex Argentina
Washington DC 14