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February 5 1980
(+ 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)

Young 'un Sound - Nashville, Tennessee
Producer: Felton Jarvis
A & R Representative: Jerry Bradley

Musicians:   Backup Vocals:
Electric Guitar: Carl Perkins NA
Percussion: Terry McMillan  

Blue Suede Shoes (overdub)
KWA5 8242
  February 5 1980 (Tue: 10.00am - 1.00pm)
Overdub (M) 3:00 Guitar overdubs of February 1
Overdub M 3:07 Backup vocal overdub on Feb 14 Too Much Monkey Business (FTD)°°


These sessions were brought about to record a new sound to old Elvis recordings.

The result was a complete album entitled Guitar Man in 1981. A follow up CD was released by the collectors label Follow That Dream in 2000 entitled Too Much Monkey Business, which contained additional tracks not released on the original LP.

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February 5 1980
February 5 1980