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September 2 1956
(+ 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)

Radio Recorders Studio 1 - Hollywood, California
Producer : Steve Sholes
Engineer : Thorne Nogar
(1.00pm - 4.00pm / 4.30pm - 7.30pm / 8.00pm - 11.00pm)

Musicians:   Backup Vocals:
Guitar: Elvis Presley The Jordanaires: Gordon Stoker; Neal Matthews; Hoyt Hawkins; Hugh
Guitar: Scotty Moore Jarrett
Bass: Bill Black  
Drums: D.J. Fontana  
Piano: Elvis Presley  
Piano: Gordon Stoker  

Paralyzed
  September 2 1956 (Sun)
Take 1        
Take 2        
Take 3        
Take 4        
Take 5        
Take 6        
Take 7        
Take 8        
Take 9        
Take 10        
Take 11        
Take 12 Complete? (2:18) (Used for Composite Master)  

When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again
G2WB 4925
  September 2 1956 (Sun)
Take 1 Complete 2:21 "N.G." (Recorded Over?)
Take 2 Complete 2:22   (Recorded Over?)
Take 3     "N.G." (Recorded Over?)
Take 4   2:18   (Recorded Over?)
Take 5     "N.G." (Recorded Over?)
Take 6     "N.G." (Recorded Over?)
Take 7     "Instr." (Recorded Over?)
Take 8     "N.G." (Recorded Over?)
Take 9 Complete 2:22   (Recorded Over?)
Take 10 M 2:22   Young Man With The Big Beat 2 (Legacy)°~Comp Elvis Presley Masters 2
(Sony)°~Songs Of The Fifties (Franklin Mint Comp Masters Collection 1)°
~Elvis (FTD)°~(DSD)°~Complete Single Collection 10°~50's Box 2°

Long Tall Sally
G2WB 4926
  September 2 1956 (Sun)
Take 1 Complete 1:51   (Recorded Over?)
Take 2     "N.G." (Recorded Over?)
Take 3     "N.G." (Recorded Over?)
Take 4 M 1:54   Young Man With The Big Beat 2 (Legacy)°~Comp Elvis Presley Masters 2
(Sony)°~The King Of Rock 'n' Roll (Franklin Mint Complete Masters
Collection 36)°~Elvis (FTD)°~(DSD)°~Elvis Rock (DSD)°~50's Box 2°

Old Shep
G2WB 4927
  September 2 1956 (Sun)
Take 1 M 4:10 "M2 - Insert 1" (4:19 with count-in) Young Man With The Big Beat 2 (Legacy)°~Comp Elvis Presley Masters 2
(Sony)°~Country Roots (Franklin Mint Complete Masters Collection 8)°
~Elvis (FTD)°~(DSD)°~Comp. Single Collection 10°~50's Box 2°+Tape°
(Count-in)
Take 2     "N.G - Insert 2." (Recorded Over?)
Take 3 Complete 3:55   (Recorded Over?)
Take 4 Complete 3:58   (Recorded Over?)
Take 5 Complete 4:01 "M" Elvis (FTD)° (Count-in)~50's Box 5° (3:55)

Paralyzed (Insert)
  September 2 1956 (Sun)
Take 1        
Take 2        
Take 3        
Take 4        
Take 5     (Used for Composite Master)  

Paralyzed (Composite)
G2WB 4922
   
Spliced M 2:25 (Composite of Take 12 & Insert
- Take 5
)
Young Man With The Big Beat 2 (Legacy)°~Comp Elvis Presley Masters 2
(Sony)°~The King Of Rock 'n' Roll (Franklin Mint Complete Masters
Coll'n 36)°~Elvis 75 - Good Rockin' Tonight 1 (Legacy)°~Elvis 75 CD1°
~Elvis (FTD)°~(DSD)°~Elvis 56 (DSD)°~Comp Single Collection 10°
~50's Box 2°

Too Much
G2WB 4928
  September 2 1956 (Sun)
Take 1        
Take 2        
Take 3        
Take 4        
Take 5        
Take 6        
Take 7        
Take 8        
Take 9        
Take 10        
Take 11        
Take 12 Complete? (2:24) (Used for Composite Master)  

Too Much (Insert)
  September 2 1956 (Sun)
Take 1        
Take 2   0:10+ (Intro used for Composite Master)  

Too Much (Composite)
G2WB 4928
   
Spliced M 2:34 (Composite of Take 12 and Insert
- Take 2
)
Elvis' Golden Records (FTD)°~Young Man With The Big Beat 2 (Legacy)°
~Complete Elvis Presley Masters 2 (Sony)°~The King Of Rock 'n' Roll
(Franklin Mint Complete Masters Collection 36)°~Elvis 75 - Good Rockin'
Tonight 1 (Legacy)°~Elvis 75 CD1°~Elvis (FTD)°~(DSD)°~Elvis 56 (DSD)°
~Complete Single Collection 2°~Elvis Rock (DSD)°~50's Box 2°
~E1 (30 #1 Hits)°

Anyplace Is Paradise
G2WB 4929
  September 2 1956 (Sun)
Take 1        
Take 2        
Take 3        
Take 4        
Take 5        
Take 6        
Take 7        
Take 8        
Take 9        
Take 10        
Take 11        
Take 12        
Take 13        
Take 14        
Take 15        
Take 16        
Take 17        
Take 18        
Take 19        
Take 20        
Take 21        
Take 22 M 2:27   Young Man With The Big Beat 2 (Legacy)°~Comp Elvis Presley Masters 2
(Sony)°~Rhythm & Blues (Franklin Mint Complete Masters Collection 9)°
~Elvis (FTD)°~(DSD)°~Elvis 56 (DSD)°~50's Box 2°

Notes

The insert of Paralyzed was probably applied after 2:16

Take 5 of Old Shep was used by mistake on some original pressings of 'Elvis'

On the compostite Master of Too Much the insert is spliced at the beginning of Take 12.

In March of 2007, Sony decided to go through all of Elvis' masters. They retransferred everything and remastered all tracks including repairing as many clicks, pops, bad edits and dropouts as they could. They have used these newly mastered recordings on their new releases since 2007 including budget soundtracks, 'Legacy' releases, the 30 disc 'Complete Elvis Presley Masters' collection and the Franklin Mint package.


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When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again
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