'A Concert with the King' Not most people can make the excursion to Memphis. That is why Jennifer Thede and her partner have organized "I'll Recall You: A Concert for the King" in Ionia for Michigan's Elvis Presley fanatics this weekend. Elvis died Aug. 16, 1977, in his Graceland mansion, and enthusiasts hold tribute concerts and candlelight vigils for your king of rock 'n' roll every single calendar year in Graceland. "(It is really about) remembering Elvis, honoring Elvis, coming along with other Elvis fanatics," Thede mentioned. Thede and her husband launched the Michigan Elvis Presley Enthusiast Club in 2009. They arranged a twopart party for your anniversary from the demise of Elvis. Sunday's function will include a screening of "Viva Las Vegas" including a live performance by Elvis tribute artist Jake Slater at the historic Ionia Theatre. "He's a young gentleman, but he in fact embraces that nostalgia," Thede explained about the Elvis tribute artist. "He got into Elvis when he was younger, and he has a serious appreciation of Elvis. It is not only that he desires to go near looking to be Elvis or sing like Elvis." Thede explained Slater's previous soul aids him connect aided by the Elvis supporters all through concerts. "He interacts effectively considering the group," Thede says. "Anybody coming towards the concert will see the amount of he loves Elvis, way too."