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March 30 1972
(+ means you need both    ~ means same material    °° means stereo or binaural    ° means mono)
(SFS = Short False Start | FS = False Start | LFS or BD (Breakdown) = Long False Start | PB (Playback) or Complete = Complete Take)

RCA Studio C - Hollywood, California
'Mock' Studio Session for 'Elvis On Tour'
Producer: Felton Jarvis
Engineer: Al Pachucki

Musicians:   Backup Vocals:
Guitar:
James Burton JD Sumner & The Stamps Quartet: Bill Baize; Ed Enoch; Donnie Sumner;
Guitar: Charlie Hodge Richard Sterban
Guitar: John Wilkinson  
Piano: Glen D. Hardin  
Bass: Emory Gordy  
Drums: Ronnie Tutt  

Burning Love
HRA1 8619
  March 30 1972 (Thur)
Reh'sal 1 Complete 2:00 ('My Boy' playback - not Elvis,
before rehearsal)
Camera & Microphone Rehearsal° (dialogue edited - talk about the
rehearsal, after rehearsal Take 1, edited in before Take 1)+Tape°
(end only)
Reh'sal 2 Complete 3:20   Camera & Microphone Rehearsal°~Tape°
Reh'sal 3 Complete 2:32   Complete On Tour Sessions Vol. 3° (spliced - second half of track 7)
+Camera & Microphone Rehearsal°+Tape° (second half only)
Take 1 LFS 2:33   Hillcrest Blues°° (complete)~Complete On Tour Sessions Volume 3°
(spliced - first half of track 7)+Camera & Microphone Rehearsal°
+Tape° (tape cut)
Take 1 Complete 3:52 "Here We Go Again" "One" Hillcrest Blues°° (complete - listed as Take 2)~Camera & Microphone
Rehearsal°~Tape°
Take 2 Complete 3:28 "The Lords Prayer" "Take 2" Hillcrest Blues°° (complete - listed as Take 3)~Lost On Tour° (track 5
- with dialogue from Take 1)(tape cut)+Camera & Mic' Rehearsal°
~Tape° (tape cut)
    0:56 "Sweet Sweet Spirit" Hillcrest Blues°° (tape cut)+Complete On Tour Sessions Volume 2°
(first part of track 1)~Stax Trax° (track 6 - not listed)+Camera &
Microphone Rehearsal°~Tape°
Take 3 Comp. ? 1:41+   Camera & Microphone Rehearsal°~Tape° (first half only - tape cut)

For The Good Times
HRA1 8620
  March 30 1972 (Thur)
Rehearsal #1 3:31 (complete) Complete On Tour Sessions Volume 3° (track 11 - listed as Take 1)
+Lost On Tour° (listed as Take 1, 2nd part of track 1 = incomplete
take spliced with dialogue before Take 2)+Camera & Microphone
Rehearsal° (spliced with start of Take 2 so seems complete!)+Tape°
(2nd half only - tape cut)
Rehearsal #2 2:43   Hillcrest Blues°°
Take 1 LFS 3:36   Hillcrest Blues°° (complete)~Camera & Microphone Rehearsal° (2nd half
only)+Tape° (2nd half only- tape cut)
Rehearsal #3 0:55 (piano only) Hillcrest Blues°° (track 7)~Camera & Microphone Rehearsal°~Tape°
Rehearsal #4 0:56 (LFS) Hillcrest Blues°° (track 7)~Complete On Tour Sessions Vol. 3° (track 12
- listed as Take 3)+Lost On Tour° (listed as Take 1 - end of track 1)
+Camera & Microphone Rehearsal°+Tape°
Take 2 Complete 4:07   Hillcrest Blues°°~Lost On Tour° (listed as Take 1 - 1st part of track 1
- "washcloth" dialogue only)~Complete On Tour Sessions Volume 3°
(first part of track 12 "washcloth" dialogue & dialogue from after
Take 2 only)+Camera & Microphone Rehearsal° (spliced with end of
rehearsal #1)+Tape° (talking over end - tape cut)
Take 3 FS 0:23   Hillcrest Blues°°~Complete On Tour Sessions Volume 3° (track 12 -
listed as Take 5)+Camera & Microphone Rehearsal°+Tape°
Take 4 Complete 3:54   Hillcrest Blues°°~Complete On Tour Sessions Vol. 3° (track 12 - listed
as Take 6)+Camera & Microphone Rehearsal° (1st part only)+Tape°
Rehearsal #5 4:17 "Any Time You're Feeling Lonely" Hillcrest Blues°° (complete)+Tape° (tape cut)
Take 5 Complete 3:22   Hillcrest Blues°°~Complete On Tour Sessions Volume 3° (track 13 -
listed Take 7 - with dialogue from after Take 5)+Lost On Tour° (track 6
- listed as Take 2 - complete Take)+Tape°
    1:13 "El Paso" (HRA1 8621) Hillcrest Blues°° (out of sequence!)~Elvis On Tour - Rehearsals (FTD)°°
+Complete On Tour Sessions Vol. 1°~Lost On Tour° (end of track 6)
+Tape°
Take 6 FS+LFS 3:30   Hillcrest Blues°° (LFS)~Complete On Tour Sessions Volume 3° (track 8 -
listed as Take 9 - LFS)~Lost On Tour - The Sequel° (first take of
track 3 - LFS)+Tape° (FS+LFS)
Take 7 Complete 4:05   Hillcrest Blues°° (txtra dialogue)~Elvis On Tour - Rehearsals (FTD)°°
~Lost On Tour - The Sequel° (2nd take of track 3 - first half only)

Johnny B Goode
HRA1 8622
  March 30 1972 (Thur)
Take 1 FS 1:21   Hillcrest Blues°°
Take 2 FS 0:47   Hillcrest Blues°°
    0:56 "Oh, How I Love Jesus" Hillcrest Blues°°
Take 3 Complete 2:41   Hillcrest Blues°°~Elvis On Tour - The Rehearsals (FTD)°°+Complete On
Tour Sessions Vol. 1° (track 1)+Lost On Tour - The Sequel° (track 4)
(Elvis On Tour - Movie°+Video°)

A Big Hunk O' Love
  March 30 1972 (Thur)
Take 1 LFS 6:01 "I Need Your Lovin' Every Day" Hillcrest Blues°° (complete)~Elvis On Tour - The Rehearsals (FTD)°°
(part - not listed)+Between Takes With Elvis° (tape cut)
    0:19+ "How The Web Was Woven" Between Takes With Elvis°

Always On My Mind
LPA5 5821
  March 30 1972 (Thur)
Rehearsal 2:55   Hillcrest Blues°° (beginning cut)+Between Takes With Elvis° (beginning
- tape cut)
Take 1 LFS 2:02   Hillcrest Blues°°
Take 2 FS 0:31 "Two" Hillcrest Blues°°
Take 3 Complete 5:05 "Okay, like three"
(LPA5 5821 - overdubbed)
Hillcrest Blues°° (listed as Take 2)~The Great Performances°°+Elvis On
Tour - Rehearsals (FTD)°°+Lost On Tour - Sequel° (count-in)~Complete
On Tour Sessions Vol. 1° (track 10)+Comp. On Tour Sessions Vol. 2°
(track 9) (different mixes)+This Is Elvis°° (edited - overdubbed)
+Between Takes With Elvis° (talking after Take 3)
(This Is Elvis°~Great Performances°+Video°)

Separate Ways
HRA1 8623
  March 30 1972 (Thur)
Rehearsal 0:55+ (listening to playback of Take 25
from March 27
)
Between Takes With Elvis°+Tape° (tape cut)
Take 1 Complete 4:12   Hillcrest Blues°°~From The Heart (Time Life Volume 3)°°+Complete
On Tour Sessions Volume 1° (track 9)+Lost On Tour - The Sequel°
(track 2)+Between Takes With Elvis°+Tape° (count-in)
(Elvis On Tour - Movie°)(part - "cut It...")
Take 2 Complete 3:46   Hillcrest Blues°°~Elvis On Tour - Rehearsals (FTD)°° (with dialogue
"This time lord you gave me a mountain" from after 'C. C. Rider' Take 1
- March 31 edited in)~A Legendary Performer Volume 7°+Complete On
Tour Sessions Vol. 1° (track 2)+Lost On Tour - The Sequel° (track 16)
+Between Takes With Elvis°+Tape° (count-in & talking after Take 2)
(Elvis On Tour - Movie°°)

Notes

Once a matrix number had been issued to a song, the same matrix number was used for all takes or different rehearsals of the same song, regardless of whether it was recorded on March 30 or 31.

Take 1 (complete) of 'Burning Love' is listed as Take 2 on the Madison bootleg Hillcrest Blues although it's announced "One" after the long false start of Take 1.

Take 2 of 'Burning Love' is listed as Take 3 on Hillcrest Blues although it's announced "Take 2".

Take 3 of Always On My Mind is listed as Take 2 on Hillcrest Blues although it's announced "Three".

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