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NICE SURPRISE FROM FTD
November 10,  2017   -   Email /  Elvis Express Radio
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The Follow That Dream collectors label has given us fans a nice surprise with news of the next release in their 7" Classic Album series is to be "Kissin Cousins" along with the
regular 5" release which will be a 2 disc live package called "The Bicentennial Show" that will feature concerts from 4th July 1976 & October 16th 1976.

'Kissin' Cousins'  -  
Hot on the heels of the FTD Classic Soundtrack Album series release of 'Roustabout', the collectors label is giving us fans a lovely surprise by announcing the soon to be released
7" album of 'Kissin Cousins' which will contain unreleased outtakes, rarities and include the usual booklet with information, behind the scenes details, rare memorabilia and great
photos.

The recording sessions for the band took place at RCA Studio B - Nashville, Tennessee in late September 1963, but Elvis was not present. He would however go into the MGM
Sound Stage - Hollywood, California on October 10th 1963. Because of Elvis not recording with the band in the studio, there is only a small amount of outtakes, but the album will
include the instrumental masters recorded at studio B in late September.

KISSIN COUSINS FTD
Original Album
01 Kissin' Cousins (No. 2)
02 Smokey Mountain Boy
03 There's Gold In the Mountains
04 One Boy, Two Little Girls
05 Catchin' On Fast
06 Tender Feeling
07 Anyone (Could Fall in Love with You)
08 Barefoot Ballad
09 Once Is Enough
10 Kissin' Cousins

Original Album Bonus Tracks
11 Echoes of Love
12 (It's A) Long Lonely Highway

Alternate Takes
13 Kissin’ Cousins (Number 2) (unedited master)*
14 Catchin’ On Fast (unedited master)*
15 Anyone (Could Fall in Love with You) (v.o. take 2/alternate master)*
16 Kissin’ Cousins (hillbilly vocal)**
17 Kissin’ Cousins (regular vocal)*
18 Barefoot Ballad (vocal overdub, take 2 & pickup take 4 - partial)*

Instrumental Versions
19 Barefoot Ballad (instrumental)*
20 There’s Gold In The Mountains (instrumental)*
21 Pappy Won’t You Please Come Home (Dolores Edgin vocal, take 6/M)*
22 There’s Gold In The Mountains (track, takes 1-2)*
23 One Boy Two Little Girls (track, take 2)*
24 Once Is Enough (track, take 1)*
25 Tender Feeling (track, take 1)*
26 Kissin’ Cousins (Number 2) (track, take 1)*
27 Smokey Mountain Boy (track, take 1-intro & take 4/M)*
28 Catchin’ On Fast (track, take 1 & ending take 2)*
29 Barefoot Ballad (track, take 2)*
30 Anyone (Could Fall in Love with You) (track, take 4)*
31 Kissin’ Cousins (track, take 1)*
32 Tender Feeling (vocal only, take 1/M)*


Next up is latest 5" digi-pack
ELVIS: The Bicentennial Show
FTD is pleased to announce the release of the legendary 'ELVIS: The Bicentennial Show'
This will be a 2 CD release.

DISC 1: Recorded live at Mabee Center, Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, Oklahoma July 4, 1976 at 2:30 PM
Disc 2: Recorded live at Duluth Arena, Duluth, Minnesota, October 16, 1976 at 8:30 PM
Bonus tracks
24-28 Recorded live at Dane County Coliseum, Madison, Wisconsin October 19, 1976 at 8:30 PM


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