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March 18 / 19 1962
(+ 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 B - Nashville, Tennessee
Producer : Steve Sholes
Engineer : Bill Porter
(7.30pm - 10.30pm / 11.00pm - 2.00am / 2.30am - 6.30am)

Musicians:   Backup Vocals:
Guitar: Scotty Moore The Jordanaires: Gordon Stoker; Neal Matthews; Hoyt Hawkins; Ray
Guitar: Harold Bradley Walker
Guitar / Vibes: Thomas 'Grady' Martin Millie Kirkham
Bass: Bob Moore  
Drums: D.J. Fontana  
Drums: Murrey 'Buddy' Harman  
Piano / Organ: Floyd Cramer  
Saxophone / Vibes: Homer 'Boots' Randolph (Not on Easy Question)

Something Blue
N2WW 0685
  March 18 / 19 1962 (Sun / Mon)
Take 1 Complete
3:28 ('Wedding March' Intro) Pot Luck (FTD)°° (Complete)~Platinum 2°° (Intro only)~There's Always
Me Volume 3°°~Anything That's Part Of You°° (Complete)
Take 2 FS+Comp 3:09   Pot Luck (FTD)°° (FS+Comp)~Platinum 2°° (Spliced with Intro from
Take 1)~There's Always Me Volume 3°°~Anything That's Part Of You°°
(FS+Complete)
Take 3 FS+FS 0:28   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Studio B (FTD)°°+Unsurpassed Masters 2-7°°
~Anything That's Part Of You°° (Count-In)~24 Carat Gold°° (1st FS only)
Take 4 Complete 3:00   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Studio B (FTD)°°~Unsurp. Masters 2-7°° (Count-In)
~Anything That's Part Of You°° (Not Listed)~24 Carat Gold°°
Take 5 FS 0:22   Elvis For Everyone (FTD)°°~Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 6 Complete 3:05   Elvis For Everyone (FTD)°°~Unsurpassed Masters 2-7°°~Anything That's
Part Of You°° (Count-In)~24 Carat Gold°°
Take 7 M 3:07   Complete Elvis Presley Masters 8 (Sony)°°~In The Mood (Franklin Mint
Complete Masters Collection 24)°°~Pot Luck (FTD)°°~(BMG '99)°°
~60's Box 2°° (Master only)+Unsurpassed Masters 2-7°° (Count-In)

Gonna Get Back Home Somehow
N2WW 0686
  March 18 / 19 1962 (Sun / Mon)
Take 1 Complete
2:41   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Studio B (FTD)°°+Bilko's Gold Cuts~There's Always
Me Volume 3°°~Anything That's Part Of You°° (Extra Dialogue)
Take 2 Complete 2:43   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Today, Tomorrow & Forever 2°°~There's Always Me
Volume 3°°~Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 3 FS+FS 0:34   Pot Luck (FTD)°° (2nd FS only)+Unsurpassed Masters 2-7°°~Anything
That's Part Of You°° (Count-In+FS+FS)~24 Carat Gold°°
Take 4 Complete 2:43   Unsurpassed Masters 2-7°°~Anything That's Part Of You°° (Count-In)
~Especially For You°°
Take 5 Complete 2:44   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Essential Elvis Vol. 6°°+Unsurpassed Masters 2-7°°
~Anything That's Part Of You°°~24 Carat Gold°° (Count-In)
Take 6 Complete 2:41   Elvis For Everyone (FTD)°°~Unsurpassed Masters 2-7°°~Anything That's
Part Of You°° (Count-In)~24 Carat Gold°°
Take 7 FS+M 2:47   Complete Elvis Presley Masters 8 (Sony)°°~The Nashville Sessions
(Franklin Mint Complete Masters Collection 27)°°~Pot Luck (FTD)°°
~Pot Luck (BMG '99)°°~60's Box 2°° (Master only)+Unsurpassed
Masters 2-7°° (Count-In+FS+M)

(Such An) Easy Question
N2WW 0687
  March 18 / 19 1962 (Sun / Mon)
Take 1 FS
0:45   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Essential Elvis Vol. 6°°
Take 2 Complete 1:51   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Essential Elvis Vol. 6°°
Take 3 FS+Comp 2:48   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Studio B (FTD)°°~There's Always Me Volume 3°°
~Anything That's Part Of You°° (Count-In)~La Leyenda Viviente 4
(Readers Digest Mexico)°° (Complete only)
Take 4 FS      
Take 5 M 2:28   Complete Elvis Presley Masters 8 (Sony)°°~The Nashville Sessions
(Franklin Mint Complete Masters Collection 27)°°~Pot Luck (FTD)°°
~Pot Luck (BMG '99)°°~Comp. Single Collection 4°°~60's Box 2°°
(Master only)+Unsurpassed Masters 2-7°° (Count-In)
+Tickle Me (Soundtrack)°+Elvis Forever Vol. 2° (1st Pressing)

Fountain Of Love
N2WW 0688
  March 18 / 19 1962 (Sun / Mon)
Take 1 FS
0:45   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Studio B (FTD)°°~There's Always Me Volume 3°°
~Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 2 Complete 2:06   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Studio B (FTD)°°~There's Always Me Volume 3°°
~Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 3 FS+FS 0:36   There's Always Me Volume 3°°~Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 4 FS+LFS 0:56   Pot Luck (FTD)°° (LFS only)+There's Always Me Volume 3°°
(Count-In+FS+LFS)~Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 5 FS 0:32   There's Always Me Volume 3°°~Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 6 Complete 2:14   Elvis For Everyone (FTD)°°~A Legendary Performer Volume 6°°~There's
Always Me Volume 3°°~Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 7 FS 0:36   Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 8 FS 0:25   A Legendary Performer Volume 6°°+Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 9 Complete 2:18   Pot Luck (FTD)°°+Unsurp. Masters 2-7°° (Count-In)~24 Carat Gold°°
~Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 10 M 2:26   Complete Elvis Presley Masters 8 (Sony)°°~In The Mood (Franklin Mint
Complete Masters Collection 24)°°~Pot Luck (FTD)°°~(BMG '99)°°
~60's Box 2°° (Master only)+Unsurpassed Masters 2-7°° (Count-In)

Just For Old Time Sake
N2WW 0689
  March 18 / 19 1962 (Sun / Mon)
Take 1 Complete
2:09   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Long Lonely Highway (FTD)°°~Anything That's Part Of
You°°
Take 2 FS+FS 0:42   Pot Luck (FTD)°° (2nd FS only)+Anything That's Part Of You°°
(Count-In+FS+FS)
Take 3 FS 0:35   Studio B (FTD)°°+Pot Luck (FTD)°°~There's Always Me Volume 4°°
~Anything That's Part Of You°° (Count-In)
Take 4 FS+Comp 2:24   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Studio B (FTD)°°+There's Always Me Volume 4°°
~Anything That's Part Of You°° (Extra Dialogue)
Take 5 M 2:18   Complete Elvis Presley Masters 8 (Sony)°°~In The Mood (Franklin Mint
Complete Masters Collection 24)°°~Pot Luck (FTD)°°~(BMG '99)°°
~60's Box 2°° (Master only)+Unsurpassed Masters 2-7°° (Count-In)

Night Rider (Remake)
N2WW 0690
  March 18 / 19 1962 (Sun / Mon)
Jam   0:15   Pot Luck (FTD)°° (Not Listed)~Studio B (FTD)°° (Not Listed)~There's
Always Me Volume 4°°~Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 1 FS
0:53   There's Always Me Voume 4°°~Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 2 FS 0:26   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Studio B (FTD)°°+There's Always Me Volume 4°°
~Anything That's Part Of You°° (Extra Dialogue)
Take 3 Complete 2:16   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Studio B (FTD)°°~There's Always Me Volume 4°°
~Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 4 FS 0:20   Anything That's Part Of You°°
Take 5 M 2:18 (Unused Alternate Master) Treasures '60-'63 (Time Life Volume 11)°°~Essential Elvis Volume 6°°
~A Legendary Performer Vol. 8°° (Listed as Take 4)~24 Carat Gold°°
(Master only)+Unsurpassed Masters 2-7°°~Anything That's Part Of You°°
(Count-In)+Pot Luck (FTD)°° (Count-In & Extra Intro)

You'll Be Gone
N2WW 0691
  March 18 / 19 1962 (Sun / Mon)
Take 1 Complete
2:31   Studio B (FTD)°°+Pot Luck (FTD)°°
Take 2 Complete 2:30   Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Elvis By The Presleys°°
Take 3 M 2:38   Complete Elvis Presley Masters 8 (Sony)°°~In The Mood (Franklin Mint
Complete Masters Collection 24)°°~Girl Happy (Remastered S'track)°°
~Girl Happy (FTD - Reissue)°°~Pot Luck (FTD)°°~Comp. Single Coll. 4°°
~60's Box 2°° (Master only)+Unsurpassed Masters 2-7°° (Count-In)
Take 4 FS+Comp 3:40 "South Of The Border" Girl Happy (FTD - 1st Release)°°~Long Lonely Highway (FTD)°°~Latino°°
(Complete only)+Pot Luck (FTD)°°+Unsurpassed Masters 2-7°°
(Count-In+FS+Count-In+Complete)~There's Always Me Volume 2°°
(FS+2nd Count-In+Complete)

Notes

"Unsurpassed Masters" has a strange Stereo mix on songs from this session, with Elvis' vocals in the left channel. These are possibly taken from a 2-Track Stereo tape, rather than the original 3-Track tape.

The movie 'Tickle Me' features (Such An) Easy Question with overdubbed orchestral backing, done during post production of that movie.

A remixed version of (Such An) Easy Question can be found on the 1980 1st pressing of the German RCA release 'Elvis Forever Volume 2'.

Elvis originally recorded the song Night Rider on October 16 1961. The Master from today's session was first released on the Time Life Elvis Presley Collection CD set (Volume 11) 'Treasures 1960 / 1963'.

Elvis can be heard singing part of the song "South Of The Border" before take 4 (Complete Take) of You'll Be Gone.

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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