GA-150 From the Waist Up 

Modified: September 15, 2011

Artist: Elvis Presley
Release: Golden Archives GA-150 From the Waist Up (LP)
Release Date: 1976

Track Listings: (click here to expand / collapse)

Side 1

First Show – September 9, 1956
1. Don’t Be Cruel
2. Love Me Tender
3. Ready Teddy
4. Hound Dog
Second Show: October 28, 1956
1. Don’t Be Cruel
2. Love Me Tender
3. Love Me
4. Hound Dog

Side 2

Third Show – January 6, 1957
1. Hound Dog
2. Love Me Tender
3. Heartbreak Hotel
4. Don’t Be Cruel
5. Peace In The Valley
6. Too Much
7. When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again


Cover Front: Full Color photo of Elvis in concert in the 1950s. From the Waist Up in gold lettering on bottom. Elvis Presley in red letters on right side. GA-150 Mono on upper right corner.
Cover Back: Black and white photos of Elvis. Song titles on left side.

Sticker: Red sticker announcing the Bonus Poster Included.


Poster: 23″ x 28 1/2″, six panel foldout poster. A 1950’s cartoon depiction of Elvis being censored by CBS.


Disc: Golden Archives treasure chest with red background and cloudy white label.

Matrix numbers
Side 1: GA-150-A QT-2
Side 2: GA-150-B QT-2

Inner Sleeve
Generic white.


A one page advertisement for From the Waist Up. The advertisement from the left shows no price and 75 cents postage and the advertisement from the right shows $9.00 per copy plus 80 cents postage, packing, and insurance. This and other advertisments were sent out by Vic Colonna just days before August 16, 1977.

  1. Image courtesy of “Bootleg Elvis” 13 July 2011.