Elvis' birthday

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Elvis' birthday

Post by Bossman66 » Thu Jan 08, 2015 5:26 pm

Hi Frank

Are you a fan?

Have you covered any Presley No's?

The only mention I'm aware of is in 'I Still Believe'

Amy worked in a bar in Exeter, Springsteen came clear in my headphones - Frank, did you write these lyrics for me?

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Re: Elvis' birthday

Post by frank » Thu Jan 08, 2015 7:21 pm

I wouldn't count myself as a massive fan, but I'm certainly intrigued, not least because of Nick Cave's mentions. Reading up more at the moment actually.
Shows? All of em.

"He's like an Uncle, I like him but I don't want to listen to him all day."

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Re: Elvis' birthday

Post by Watergirl » Thu Jan 08, 2015 7:47 pm

I think purely voice-wise Elvis was one of the best singers ever.
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Re: Elvis' birthday

Post by waywardson » Thu Jan 08, 2015 7:48 pm

Also the birthday of Stephen Hawkins and David Bowie.

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Re: Elvis' birthday

Post by DaveHughes » Sat Jan 10, 2015 3:03 pm

I don't really know much about Elvis, but such is his fame, I can easily bring his voice up in my head. For example, I was listening to an interview with Dolly Parton about her song "I will always love you". Some guy at the record label really, really, pushed for Elvis to have the song but Parton didn't want to lose performing royalties on an unreleased song. Even though I'm not a fan of Elvis, and he hasn't ever recorded the track, I can still hear him sing it. Almost makes me want to dig deeper, not quite, but almost.

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Re: Elvis' birthday

Post by mrdh » Mon Jan 12, 2015 7:48 pm

waywardson wrote:Also the birthday of Stephen Hawkins and David Bowie.
...and Kim Jong-un and Shirley Bassey

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