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On 24th April 1993, the BBC broadcast a new TV documentary produced by their Arena arts team, entitled "Tales of Rock 'n' Roll: Heartbreak Hotel". It was the first episode in a series of programmes looking at the stories-behind-the-songs, examining the origins of several great pop records, and as Presley's hit was such an important 45, it was naturally chosen as the first episode. It was an interesting programme (although it relied much too heavily on the testimony of notorious biographer Albert Goldman), but most interestingly it seemed to show for the first time the actual Miami Herald newspaper article that had been lost for almost thirty years, and which had supposedly inspired Elvis' am

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