Relive the Unforgettable Night: A.T. Elvis’ Spectacular Concert
On a memorable evening, February 9, the Deloraine-Winchester Theatre came alive with the mesmerizing performance of A.T. Elvis and the Rockin’ Good Time band. Southwest Showcase presented a rockin’ tribute to the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll – Elvis Presley.
Step back in time as Adam T. Elvis, Manitoba’s #1 Elvis tribute artist, took the stage for a remarkable concert that left the audience awestruck. For 27 years, Adam T. had been honing his craft, and on that special night, he showcased the essence of Elvis like never before.
A Journey of Passion and Dedication
Since he was about 10 years old, Adam T. had been fascinated by the iconic Elvis Presley. His journey began when he heard his father hum “Hound Dog,” sparking a lifelong love for the King’s music. His admiration only grew stronger as he watched Elvis’ movies and saw John Stamos play “L’il Sister” in the popular show “Full House.” Adam T. knew he had found his calling – to pay tribute to the legend and keep his spirit alive.
Triumph at the Elvis Tribute Conventions
Adam T.’s unwavering dedication led him to attend various “Elvis tribute” conventions over the years. His performances caught the attention of none other than Elvis’ original band members, “The Jordanaires,” and DJ Fontana. They were astounded by his authenticity and paid him the ultimate compliment – affirming that his tribute was a genuine reflection of the King himself.
The Concert that Rocked the Theatre
The two-set concert took the audience on an extraordinary journey through Elvis’ iconic hits from the 50s, 60s, and his celebrated movies. From “Love Me Tender” to “Jail House Rock,” every note resonated with the timeless magic of Elvis’ music.
A Stellar Ensemble
As Adam T. took the stage, he was accompanied by a talented ensemble. His son, Presley, showed off his drumming skills, while his other son, Jackson, added the perfect touch with the lights. Chris Gillies on keyboard and Jack Palace on guitar from Winnipeg completed the lineup, making the performance even more special.
The Electrifying Second Set
The momentum soared in the second set, reminiscent of Elvis’ electrifying 68 Comeback and Vegas shows. The audience was enthralled as Adam T. graciously fulfilled requests for classics like “Suspicious Minds” and “Blue Hawaii.” The concert reached its crescendo with a heartfelt rendition of Elvis’ timeless classic, “Can’t Help Falling In Love With You.”
A Repertoire of Legends
With a repertoire of over 500 songs, Adam T. and the Rockin’ Good Time Band showcased the immense talent and versatility of Elvis Presley. The audience was left in awe as they delivered one hit after another with unmatched passion and flair.
Relive the Magic!
Though the concert has passed, the memories of that unforgettable night will live on. For those who were fortunate enough to be present, it was an experience they will cherish forever. And for those who missed it, they can still catch Adam T. on the local radio station from Gimli, MB, and keep an eye out for his future shows, including “At The Hop” and “Tributes to the Legends,” featuring Patsy Cline, Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Elvis Presley, and more!