Elvis was his own musical guest, and part of his self-introduction involved going through his back catalog — “He made this when he was just a little boy !” (holding up My Aim Is True) — “This is from his abstract period, ” (Imperial Bedroom) — “This one's deleted. ” (When I Was Cruel) He wrapped it all up with a great version of “What's So Funny (About Peace, Love, and Understanding)” with the Imposters.
I captured all this on DV, but it's going to involve some shuffling of disk space to get pieces online. Stay tuned as this story develops. In the meantime, you can look forward to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame program Sunday at 9PM on VH-1.