May 2016

lisa-marie-scientologyRon Miscavige says that Lisa Marie Presley tried, and failed, to reunite him with his family

After he left Scientology, Ron says Presley hoped to broker peace between him and his two daughters, who, according to Ron, remained with the church and “disconnected” from him. The church has steadfastly denied the existence of a policy of “disconnection” saying members are not forced to sever ties with those deemed antagonistic towards the religion.

“Presley was livid that I was not being able to talk to my daughters and the hypocrisy of the church’s claim that it has no policy of disconnection, yet clearly it was affecting the family of the chairman of the board,” he writes.

Presley was reportedly raised in Scientology by her mom, Priscilla, but has long been rumored to have distanced herself from the church. Ron writes that he got to know her the years when they crossed paths at Gold Base, the 500-acre Scientology compound in Hemet, California, and they rekindled a friendship after he left. “She and David had been friends at one time, and she thought perhaps she could help,” he writes, recounting her visit to the church’s headquarters in Clearwater, Florida, where she allegedly could not meet with Miscavige but attempted to deliver a message directly to David by speaking into video cameras at Scientology offices.

“From what she told me later, she let him have it pretty good,” he writes. ” ‘How dare you not let your own father talk to his daughters? You are breaking up the family!’ “

Days later, Lisa Marie Presley heard back from the church officials, who apparently arranged for Ron’s daughters, Lori and Denise, to meet with her. During the meeting, Ron’s daughters “lashed out at Lisa Marie” and made it clear they had no interest in their father.

Lisa Marie Presley hs made no comment on the incident, or on whether she is still a practicing Scientologist.

Elvis News March 2016

Lisa Marie Michael Jackson Honeymoon PhotosThe estate of “The King of Pop” Michael Jackson revealed that it was selling its 50% stake of Sony/ATV Music Publishing to the tune of $750 million dollars. The sale finally gives Sony complete control over the catalog of music that includes both the rights to Jackson’s music as well as the music of the the Beatles. Sir Paul McCartney’s lawyers have already filed paperwork to try and get back the rights to the songs the the singer had penned with John Lennon throughout the 1960s. According to Billboard who really broke the process down, “The U.S. Copyright Act of 1976 gave songwriters the ability to recapture the publishers’ share of their songs, and in the case of titles written before 1978, writers can recapture songs after two consecutive 28-year terms, or 56 years.”

EPE Inc is deeply concerned with the aggressive actions taken by the Westgate Las Vegas Resort in closing an Elvis exhibit over the weekend and holding Elvis Blackhawk limo as hostage.
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A Las Vegas casino is holding hostage Elvis Presley’s Harley-Davidson, his Stutz Blackhawk and high school yearbooks, Elvis Presley Enterprises claims in court, and it wants them returned to Graceland despite the casino’s landlord-tenant dispute with a third party.




Elvis Presley Enterprises owns or is the long-term leaseholder of more than 1.5 million items once owned by Elvis, including cars, motorcycles, clothing, weapons, awards, photos and furniture, it says in its March 7 lawsuit against the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. Elvis Enterprises says it has nothing to do with the casino’s landlord-tenant dispute and it wants the stuff returned to Memphis.
The artifacts were part of an Elvis exhibition at the casino, and Elvis Enterprises says it “has no confidence in Westgate’s ability to secure its property.” Items at issue include Elvis’ high school yearbooks, his first gold album, a 1957 Harley-Davidson, a 1962 Lincoln Continental, a 1971 Stutz Blackhawk, jewelry and several outfits he wore while performing.
Elvis Enterprises says it agreed in April last year to loan several items for the exhibition produced by nonparty Exhibit A Circle. Westgate has no legal right to the items, but its staff “forcibly removed all employees, who were charged with protecting artifacts, from the Westgate and seized Elvis Presley Enterprises’ property,” the complaint states.
“Westgate cut off access to the video feed to the security cameras that were installed to ensure the authenticity and safety of the artifacts,” Elvis Enterprises says. “By shutting off this video, Westgate prevented anyone from seeing what Westgate did with Elvis Presley Enterprises’ artifacts.

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Legendary producer Sir George Martin died at the age of 90. The legend of the studio and “Fifth Beatle” his production work on The Beatles records helped to establish Martin as one of the foremost pioneers in his field. Featuring Ringo Starr and other iconic musicians the tribute video to George Martin has been shared on The Beatles official YouTube channel.

Along with Starr, also discussing Martin’s impact on music and their own career in the video includes Brian Eno, Russ Titelman, Nigel Godrich, Jerry Moss, Rick Rubin, Rosanne Cash, Tony Visconti, Martin’s son Giles Martin, and George himself.

Elvis News February 2016

Million Dollar Quartet Auditions
Seeking young Elvis, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis etc
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Riley Keough in new TV Series THE GIRLFIREND EXPERIENCE

Riley Keough TV SeriesRiley Keough believes her upcoming TV series “The Girlfriend Experience,” will introduce viewers to another side of sex work.

“Yeah I mean there’s lots of girls who are in college who are smart who end up doing sex work by choice and enjoy themselves, you know,” said Keough at the Sundance Film Festival premiere of the series on Saturday. “We’re not here to say whether it’s the right choice or the wrong choice, we’re just telling the story of this specific girl who decides to do that, Christine.”

The 13-episode series is based on the 2009 film of the same name directed by Steven Soderbergh. The TV show is produced by Soderbergh, whom she worked with on the film “Magic Mike.” He approached Keough about playing the lead character.



“When Steven Soderbergh calls you like he did with (co-executive producers) Amy (Seimetz) and Lodge (Kerrigan) and asks you to be a part of something, you give it the time of day and read it,” Keough said.

Keough, 26, is the daughter of Lisa Marie Presley and granddaughter of Elvis Presley and Priscilla Presley.

Elvis News January 2016

 Elvis News Updated 10th Jan 2016

Joe MoscheoJoe Moscheo who sang with Elvis Presley as a member of gospel group The Imperials  died at age 78.  Moscheo’s career with The Imperials began in 1964 as a singer, keyboard player and arranger. The group first worked with Presley in the recording studio on several sessions in the mid-’60s.

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In 1969, Presley invited them to be his backup vocal group at his residency in Las Vegas. That gig lasted until 1971, and their association with “The King” forever changed Moscheo career.


Duchess-Devonshire-Elvis-CollectionUnusual keepsakes belonging to the late Duchess of Devonshire are to be sold at auction, from Elvis Presley telephones to letters from Madonna  More than 450 items from the Duchess’ home in the Old Vicarage, part of the Chatsworth estate, are to be sold at Sotheby’s, from the art works and jewels worth tens of thousands of pounds to the eclectic miscellany which left the public so fascinated.

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One lot reveals how she invited Madonna to afternoon tea, another shows off her famous collection of Elvis memorabilia  which includs a telephone ringing to the tune of Jailhouse Rock

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Elvis Presley 2016 Birthday Celebrations ended up a bitter disappointment. Not one Presley family member attended to cut the Elvis Birthday Cake. The security guards out numbered the onlookers and Elvis fans.

The Results of the Graceland Auction came in under expections. Most sold under the reserve price and the Elvis owned Gibson Guitar failed to meet  the estimate price of $300,000 – $500,000. Had 2 bid at $150,000

Lot 24: Elvis Presley 1973 Guitar Estimated Price: $300,000 – $500,000 The Dove guitar was widely seen of any of Elvis’ guitars as he played it during the January 1973 Aloha from Hawaii via Satellite concert broadcast that was broadcast to a billion fans around the world via television. The guitar show heavy stage use, with many scratches and scuffing on the reverse from Elvis’ belts and jumpsuits. Update: Two Bids Only Passed in at $150,000

The singer-songwriter paid a visit to the grave of Elvis Presley after playing a gig in Memphis.  He will be All Shook Up to see that the pic he posted from the rock and roll legend’s Graceland home on Instagram, alongside the description ‘Spent the day in Graceland, Memphis Tennessee’, garnered a monster 165k likes. “It makes me sad that so many kids nowadays have no idea who Elvis was.”

Priscilla-Presley-Aladdin--Milton-Keynes-TheatreElvis Presley’s ex-wife Priscilla Presley is set to make wishes come true as she stars as the genie in Aladdin. The 70 year-old, will play the lead role next month at Milton Keynes theatre. 

Priscilla played the evil queen in Snow White and the Seven Dwarves in Manchester last year, but the her first time doing a panto terrified her.

“My first experience of pantomime was horrifying. I was so nervous, I didn’t know quite what to expect. I knew about the booing, but I didn’t know about the bantering.  Once I got used to it, it was a lot of fun”

Lets Celebrate what would have been  Elvis’ 81st Birthday and take a look see how Elvis may have looked on this Elvis’ Birthday.  Discover what Elvis Star Sign –  Elvis Numbers have to say about the King     Elvis David Bowie Connection

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