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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                             October 1, 1974, (Tuesday)

LIVE PERFORMANCE (EVENING SHOW) - (Road Tour 14) (15 Shows) (5)

Notre Dame Athletic Centre, Moose Krause Circle, South Bend, Indiana. (8:30 pm)

Attendance: 12,301

 

Costume: White Dragon (Chinese Dragon) Suit - Original Belt.

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Duke Bardwell - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar: Charlie Hodge.

BACKUP VOCALS: The Sweet Inspirations: Soprano: Myrna Smith - First Tenor: Estelle Brown - Second Tenor: Sylvia Shemwell.

J.D. Sumner & the Stamps Quartet: Lead: Ed Enoch - Tenor: Bill Baize - Baritone: Ed Hill - Bass: J.D. Sumner.

Voice: Donnie Sumner - Sean 'Sherrill' Nielsen - Tim Baty. 

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.

MUSICIAL CONDUCTOR: Joe Guercio.

ORCHESTRA - The Joe Guercio Orchestra.

Warm Up Act: Jackie Kahane (Comedian).

Opening Act: The Sweet Inspirations:

Songs performed: "NA"

Voice:

Songs performed: "NA"

The Stamps Quartet:

Songs performed: "NA"

 

 

Elvis performed another show at the Notre Dame Centre in Indiana. 

Songs performed: "Also Sprach Zarathustra", "See See Rider", "I Got a Woman"/"Amen""Love Me""Blue Suede Shoes""It's Midnight""Big Boss Man", "Fever""Love Me Tender""Hound Dog""Heartbreak Hotel""If You Love Me (Let Me Know)""Bridge Over Troubled Water""Band Introductions""Lawdy, Miss Clawdy""All Shook Up""Teddy Bear"/"Don't Be Cruel""Killing Me Softly" (performed by Voice)", "Let Me Be There""It's Now or Never""You Gave Me a Mountain""Johnny B. Goode""Hawaiian Wedding Song""Steamroller Blues""Can't Help Falling in Love""Closing Vamp"                                           

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                     October 2, 1974, (Wednesday)

LIVE PERFORMANCE (EVENING SHOW) - (Road Tour 14) (15 Shows) (6)

The Civic Centre, 102 East Washington Sreet, St. Paul, Minnesota. (8:30 pm)

Attendance: 17,163

 

Costume: White with Blue Peacock Suit - Original Belt.

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Duke Bardwell - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar: Charlie Hodge.

BACKUP VOCALS: The Sweet Inspirations: Soprano: Myrna Smith - First Tenor: Estelle Brown - Second Tenor: Sylvia Shemwell.

J.D. Sumner & the Stamps Quartet: Lead: Ed Enoch - Tenor: Bill Baize - Baritone: Ed Hill - Bass: J.D. Sumner.

Voice: Donnie Sumner - Sean 'Sherrill' Nielsen - Tim Baty. 

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.

MUSICIAL CONDUCTOR: Joe Guercio.

ORCHESTRA - The Joe Guercio Orchestra.

Warm Up Act: Jackie Kahane (Comedian).

Opening Act: The Sweet Inspirations:

Songs performed: "NA"

Voice:

Songs performed: "NA"

The Stamps Quartet:

Songs performed: "NA"

 

 

Elvis performed the first of two shows in Minnesota. 

Songs performed: "Also Sprach Zarathustra", "See See Rider", "I Got a Woman"/"Amen""Love Me""Blue Suede Shoes""Until it's Time for You to Go""Big Boss Man", "Fever""If You Love Me (Let Me Know)""Love Me Tender""Hound Dog""Band Introductions""All Shook Up""Teddy Bear"/"Don't Be Cruel""The Wonder of You""Why Me Lord""Heartbreak Hotel""Let Me Be There""Hawaiian Wedding Song""An American Trilogy""Johnny B. Goode""You Gave Me a Mountain", "Can't Help Falling in Love""Closing Vamp"                                           

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                          October 3, 1974, (Thursday)

LIVE PERFORMANCE (EVENING SHOW) - (Road Tour 14) (15 Shows) (7)

The Civic Centre, 102 East Washington Sreet, St. Paul, Minnesota. (8:30 pm)

Attendance: 17,163

 

Costume: White with Blue Rainbow (Blue Swirl, Turnpike, Toothpaste) Suit - Original Belt.

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Duke Bardwell - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar: Charlie Hodge.

BACKUP VOCALS: The Sweet Inspirations: Soprano: Myrna Smith - First Tenor: Estelle Brown - Second Tenor: Sylvia Shemwell.

J.D. Sumner & the Stamps Quartet: Lead: Ed Enoch - Tenor: Bill Baize - Baritone: Ed Hill - Bass: J.D. Sumner.

Voice: Donnie Sumner - Sean 'Sherrill' Nielsen - Tim Baty. 

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.

MUSICIAL CONDUCTOR: Joe Guercio.

ORCHESTRA - The Joe Guercio Orchestra.

Warm Up Act: Jackie Kahane (Comedian).

Opening Act: The Sweet Inspirations:

Songs performed: "NA"

Voice:

Songs performed: "NA"

The Stamps Quartet:

Songs performed: "NA"

 

 

Elvis performed for a second time in Minnesota. 

Songs performed: "NA"                                           

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                 October 4, 1974, (Friday)

LIVE PERFORMANCE (EVENING SHOW) - (Road Tour 14) (15 Shows) (8)

The Olympia Stadium, 5920 Grand River, Detroit, Michigan. (8:30 pm)

Attendance: 17,105

 

Costume: White Dragon (Chinese Dragon) Suit - Original Belt.

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Duke Bardwell - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar: Charlie Hodge.

BACKUP VOCALS: The Sweet Inspirations: Soprano: Myrna Smith - First Tenor: Estelle Brown - Second Tenor: Sylvia Shemwell.

J.D. Sumner & the Stamps Quartet: Lead: Ed Enoch - Tenor: Bill Baize - Baritone: Ed Hill - Bass: J.D. Sumner.

Voice: Donnie Sumner - Sean 'Sherrill' Nielsen - Tim Baty. 

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.

MUSICIAL CONDUCTOR: Joe Guercio.

ORCHESTRA - The Joe Guercio Orchestra.

Warm Up Act: Jackie Kahane (Comedian).

Opening Act: The Sweet Inspirations:

Songs performed: "NA"

Voice:

Songs performed: "NA"

The Stamps Quartet:

Songs performed: "NA"

 

 

Elvis returned to the Olympia Stadium in Detroit.

Songs performed: "Also Sprach Zarathustra", "See See Rider", "I Got a Woman"/"Amen""Love Me",  "Blue Suede Shoes""It's Midnight""Big Boss Man", "Fever""If You Love Me (Let Me Know)""Love Me Tender""Hound Dog""Band Introductions""All Shook Up""Teddy Bear"/"Don't Be Cruel""Heartbreak Hotel""Why Me Lord""Let Me Be There""Hawaiian Wedding Song""Johnny B. Goode""Steamroller Blues""Funny How Time Slips Away""Can't Help Falling in Love""Closing Vamp"                                           

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"Having Fun With Elvis On Stage". (CPM1-0818) (exact release date unknown) Just in case it was missed first time round and like it's predecessor, released solely for financial gain, RCA released the same 'Talking Only' Elvis album that the Colonel had already peddled earlier this year. This time on their own label.

"Having Fun With Elvis On Stage"

Tracks:

Side 1: "Elvis Dialogue"

Side 2: "Elvis Dialogue"

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RCA Victor (CPM1-0818)

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                           October 5, 1974, (Saturday)

LIVE PERFORMANCE (AFTERNOON SHOW) - (Road Tour 14) (15 Shows) (9)

The Indiana Convention Centre, 100 South Capitol Avenue, Indianapolis, Indiana. (2:30 pm)

Attendance: 14,000

 

Costume: White Tiger (Mad Tiger) Suit - Original Belt.

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Duke Bardwell - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar: Charlie Hodge.

BACKUP VOCALS: The Sweet Inspirations: Soprano: Myrna Smith - First Tenor: Estelle Brown - Second Tenor: Sylvia Shemwell.

J.D. Sumner & the Stamps Quartet: Lead: Ed Enoch - Tenor: Bill Baize - Baritone: Ed Hill - Bass: J.D. Sumner.

Voice: Donnie Sumner - Sean 'Sherrill' Nielsen - Tim Baty. 

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.

MUSICIAL CONDUCTOR: Joe Guercio.

ORCHESTRA - The Joe Guercio Orchestra.

Warm Up Act: Jackie Kahane (Comedian).

Opening Act: The Sweet Inspirations:

Songs performed: "NA"

Voice:

Songs performed: "NA"

The Stamps Quartet:

Songs performed: "NA"

 

 

Elvis performed two shows today in Indiana.

Songs performed: "Also Sprach Zarathustra", "See See Rider", "I Got a Woman"/"Amen""Love Me""Blue Suede Shoes""It's Midnight""Big Boss Man", "Fever""If You Love Me (Let Me Know)""Hound Dog""Band Introductions", "All Shook Up""Teddy Bear"/"Don't Be Cruel""Heartbreak Hotel""Killing Me Softly" (performed by Voice)""Johnny B. Goode""Let Me Be There", "Hawaiian Wedding Song""Love Me Tender""Polk Salad Annie""Can't Help Falling in Love""Closing Vamp"                                           

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Photos ©Keith Alverson

LIVE PERFORMANCE (EVENING SHOW) - (Road Tour 14) (15 Shows) (10)

The Indiana Convention Centre, 100 South Capitol Avenue, Indianapolis, Indiana. (8:30 pm)

Attendance: 14,000

 

Costume: White with Blue Peacock Suit - Original Belt.

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Duke Bardwell - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar: Charlie Hodge.

BACKUP VOCALS: The Sweet Inspirations: Soprano: Myrna Smith - First Tenor: Estelle Brown - Second Tenor: Sylvia Shemwell.

J.D. Sumner & the Stamps Quartet: Lead: Ed Enoch - Tenor: Bill Baize - Baritone: Ed Hill - Bass: J.D. Sumner.

Voice: Donnie Sumner - Sean 'Sherrill' Nielsen - Tim Baty. 

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.

MUSICIAL CONDUCTOR: Joe Guercio.

ORCHESTRA - The Joe Guercio Orchestra.

Warm Up Act: Jackie Kahane (Comedian).

Opening Act: The Sweet Inspirations:

Songs performed: "NA"

Voice:

Songs performed: "NA"

The Stamps Quartet:

Songs performed: "NA"

 

 

Elvis performed the second of two shows in Indiana.

Songs performed: "NA"                                           

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BILLBOARD POP CHART  (singles)

I Honestly Love You

HOT 100:

"I Honestly Love Youby Olivia Newton-John.

EASY LISTENING (TOP 40):

"Tin Manby America.

BILLBOARD COUNTRY CHART  (singles)

I Love My Friend

HOT COUNTRY SINGLES:

"I Love My Friend" by Charlie Rich.

BILLBOARD SOUL CHART  (singles)

You Haven't Done Nothin'

BEST SELLING SOUL SIDES:

"You Haven't Done Nothin'by Stevie Wonder.

 

 

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (LP's & TAPE)

Endless Summer

TOP LP's

"Endless Summerby the Beach Boys.

"Recorded Live On Stage in Memphis"

by Elvis Presley. #125

 

BILLBOARD COUNTRY CHART  (LP)

If You Love Me

HOT COUNTRY LP'S

"If You Love Me Let Me Know" by Olivia Newton-John.

"Recorded Live On Stage in Memphis"

by Elvis Presley. #28

BILLBOARD SOUL CHART  (LP)

Fullfillingness

BEST SELLING SOUL LP'S

"Fullfillingness' the First Finale" by Stevie Wonder.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                              October 6, 1974, (Sunday)

LIVE PERFORMANCE (AFTERNOON SHOW) - (Road Tour 14) (15 Shows) (11)

The University of Dayton Arena, 1801 Edwin C.Moses Boulevard, Dayton, Ohio. (2:30 pm)

Attendance: 13,500

 

Costume: White with Blue Rainbow (Blue Swirl, Turnpike, Toothpaste) Suit - Original Belt.

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Duke Bardwell - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar: Charlie Hodge.

BACKUP VOCALS: The Sweet Inspirations: Soprano: Myrna Smith - First Tenor: Estelle Brown - Second Tenor: Sylvia Shemwell.

J.D. Sumner & the Stamps Quartet: Lead: Ed Enoch - Tenor: Bill Baize - Baritone: Ed Hill - Bass: J.D. Sumner.

Voice: Donnie Sumner - Sean 'Sherrill' Nielsen - Tim Baty. 

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.

MUSICIAL CONDUCTOR: Joe Guercio.

ORCHESTRA - The Joe Guercio Orchestra.

Warm Up Act: Jackie Kahane (Comedian).

Opening Act: The Sweet Inspirations:

Songs performed: "NA"

Voice:

Songs performed: "NA"

The Stamps Quartet:

Songs performed: "NA"

 

 

Elvis performed two shows today in Ohio.

Songs performed: "Also Sprach Zarathustra", "See See Rider", "I Got a Woman"/"Amen""Love Me""If You Love Me (Let Me Know)""It's Midnight""Big Boss Man""Fever""Love Me Tender""Hound Dog""Band Introductions", "All Shook Up""Teddy Bear"/"Don't Be Cruel""Heartbreak Hotel""Why Me Lord""Promised Land""You Gave Me a Mountain""Let Me Be There", "Hawaiian Wedding Song", "Can't Help Falling in Love""Closing Vamp"                                           

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LIVE PERFORMANCE (EVENING SHOW) - (Road Tour 14) (15 Shows) (12)

The University of Dayton Arena, 1801 Edwin C.Moses Boulevard, Dayton, Ohio. (8:30 pm)

Attendance: 13,500

 

Costume: White Dragon (Chinese Dragon) Suit - Original Belt.

MUSICIANS: Vocals: Elvis Presley - Lead Guitar: James Burton - Rhythm Guitar: John Wilkinson - Bass Guitar: Duke Bardwell - Drums: Ronnie Tutt - Piano: Glen D. Hardin - Guitar: Charlie Hodge.

BACKUP VOCALS: The Sweet Inspirations: Soprano: Myrna Smith - First Tenor: Estelle Brown - Second Tenor: Sylvia Shemwell.

J.D. Sumner & the Stamps Quartet: Lead: Ed Enoch - Tenor: Bill Baize - Baritone: Ed Hill - Bass: J.D. Sumner.

Voice: Donnie Sumner - Sean 'Sherrill' Nielsen - Tim Baty. 

Soprano: Kathy Westmoreland.

MUSICIAL CONDUCTOR: Joe Guercio.

ORCHESTRA - The Joe Guercio Orchestra.

Warm Up Act: Jackie Kahane (Comedian).

Opening Act: The Sweet Inspirations:

Songs performed: "NA"

Voice:

Songs performed: "NA"

The Stamps Quartet:

Songs performed: "NA"

 

 

Elvis performed the second of two shows in Ohio.

Songs performed: "Also Sprach Zarathustra", "See See Rider", "I Got a Woman"/"Amen""Love Me""If You Love Me (Let Me Know)""Fever""Big Boss Man""Love Me Tender""Hound Dog""The Wonder of You""Blue Suede Shoes</