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All Things Elvis: Newest Elvis reissues pack plenty of extras

July 31, 2009, marks the 40th anniversary of Elvis’ triumphant return to live performance at the International Hotel in Las Vegas (now the Las Vegas Hilton). The event will be commemorated during this year’s Elvis Week, Aug. 8-16, with a special concert Aug. 14 at the Cannon Center in Memphis, Tenn., featuring many of the performers who shared the stage with Elvis back in 1969, including Millie Kirkham, The Sweet Inspirations, The Imperials and James Burton and Glen D. Hardin from the TCB Band, among others. Terry Mike Jeffrey and Andy Childs will provide additional vocals, and other participants will be announced; check elvis.com for updates.

Grapevine: New Hendrix album, "Elvis" on DVD and more

12 previously unreleased Hendrix tracks are coming out in March; John Carpenter’s "Elvis" is coming to DVD; Barenaked Ladies sign with EMI; James Taylor and Carole King announce U.S. tour dates; the final Johnny Cash American Recordings album; and a new Wanda Jackson single from Third Man.