November 29, 2007

Hawkwind: London 1972

Today i bring you something a bit different from the usual: Hawkwind. Live at the Paris Theatre in London a sonic performance with 2 tracks from the classic album Doremi Fasol Latido.
According to the info i got this was taken from a BBC Radio 1 "In Concert" broadcast.

Sound Quality: 9

Track List:

01 Introduction
02 Born to Go
03 Space is Deep
04 7 by 7
05 Brainstorm
06 Masters of the Universe
07 Paranoia
08 Earth Calling
09 Silver Machine
10 Welcome
11 Radio outro

Links removed - this was officially released.

November 26, 2007

Jimmy Page: New York 1988

Known as Midnight Moonlight this is a concert on the tour of the excellent Outrider.
A FM broadcast recording with good sound where we can hear Stairway to Heaven in an instrumental version.

Sound Quality: 9

Track List:

01 Who's to blame
02 Prelude
03 Over the hills and far away
04 Writes of winter
05 Tear down the walls
06 Emerald eyes
07 Midnight moonlight
08 In my time of dying
09 Prison blues
10 Wasting my time
11 Custard pie - Black dog
12 Train kept a rollin'
13 Stairway to heaven

FLAC pt1
FLAC pt2

November 23, 2007

AC/DC: Arizona 2000

AC/DC in Phoenix Arizona from the Stiff Upper Lip tour. A great concert with fantastic sound.
There are several releases of this show under names such as Meltdown In Phoenix or Sun Devils.

Sound Quality: 9.5

Track List:
01 you shook me all night long
02 stiff upper lip
03 shot down in flames
04 thunderstruck
05 hard as a rock
06 shoot to thrill
07 rock & roll ain`t noise pollution
08 safe in new york city
09 hells bells
10 meltdown
11 dirty deeds
12 back in black
13 highway to hell
14 whole lotta rosie
15 let there be rock
16 t n t
17 for those about to rock

FLAC pt1
FLAC pt2
FLAC pt3

November 20, 2007

Rory Gallagher: Bonn, Germany 1992

I never get tired of hearing Rory Gallagher live, here's another brilliant show including some covers from some classic songs.
A FM radio broadcast recording from a concert on a blues festival in Germany called Bonn Blues Festival.

Sound Quality: 9.5

Track List:
Disc 1
01 Continental OP
02 Moonchild
03 I Wonder Who
04 The Loop
05 Off The Handle
06 Tattoo´d Lady

Disc 2:
01 Shadow Play
02 Don´t Start Me Talkin´
03 Revolution
04 Dust My Broom
05 Messin´ With The Kid
06 Just Like A Woman

Part 1 Part 2

November 17, 2007

Page, Beck and Clapton: The Night Of The Kings London 1983

The Night Of The Kings: there could not be a better name to this reunion of Rock stars.
Besides Page, Beck and Clapton on their first performance together these were there too: Paul Rogers, Simon Phillips, Steve Winwood, Bill Wyman and some others.
This concert at the Royal Albert Hall was done in support of the Action into Research for Multiple Sclerosis (ARMS) and the idea was brought by Ronnie Lane (ex-Small Faces) himself a casualty of this disease.
Great sound too on this historical event!

Sound Quality: 10

Track List:
Disc 1
1) Everybody's Got to Change
2) Lay Down Sally
3) Wonderful Tonight
4) Cocaine
5) Women Are Smarter
6) Roadrunner
7) Slowdown Sunrise
8) Take Me to the River
9) Gimme Some Lovin'

Disc 2:
1) Star Cycle
2) Pump
3) Out of a Book
4) Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
5) People Get Ready
6) Hi Ho Silver Lining
7) Prelude
8) Who's to Blame
9) City Sirens
10) Tulsa Time
11) Layla
12) Bomber's Moon
13) Good Night Irene

MP3 pt1
MP3 pt2

FLAC pt1
FLAC pt2 

November 14, 2007

April Wine: Reading 1980

The finest Hard Rock around with April Wine on a great performance here supporting the album Harder Faster on their first visit to Great Britain.
This is a BBC In Concert recording with a few DJ talk but it doesn't became much intrusive.

Sound Quality: 9

Track List:
01. Intro ~ Hot On The Wheels Of Love
02. Right Down To It
03. Oowatanite
04. Get Ready For Love
05. I Like To Rock
06. Before The Dawn
07. Ladies Man
08. 21st Century Schizoid Man (Drum Solo)
09. Roller
10. Don't Push Me Around (Harmonica Solo)
11. Better Do It Well


November 12, 2007

Bob Seger: Los Angeles 1975

Remember Live Bullet? A great live album from the Detroit giant Bob Seger. This was recorded one year before and it is a FM broadcast from a concert on Los Angeles on the Beautiful Loser tour. There are some minor cuts and some tape hiss but let's not forget this was recorded 32 years ago!
I don't have more information on this one, but of course it rocks!

Sound Quality: 9

Track List:
01 Steal Your Love Away
02 Back in '72
03 Bo Diddley
04 Travelin' Man
05 Beautiful Loser
06 Bringin' It Back from Mexico
07 Ramblin' Gamblin' Man
08 Katmandu (last seconds missing)

November 10, 2007

Rory Gallagher: New York 1976

A FM Broadcast with some tape hiss but to compensate Rory's guitar playing is as always electrifying. Live at The Bottom Line in New York during his 1976 American tour,.
Note: the last track is interrupted in the last seconds by the radio DJ.

Sound Quality: 9

Track List:
1. I Take What I Want
2. Messin' With The Kid
3. Too Much Alcohol
4. Out On The Western Plain
5. Ain't Too Good
6. Walk On Hot Coals
7. Tattoo'd Lady
8. Bullfrog Blues (cut)


November 7, 2007

The Outlaws: Uniondale 1979

Once again aboard The Outlaws, for me one of the best southern Rock bands.
This concert was recorded during the Playin' To Win tour and after some research i found that Molly Hatchet was the opening band. What a show must have been these two together around these years!

Sound Quality: 9

Track List:
01 Intro
02 Hurry Sundown
03 Lover Boy
04 Dirty City
05 Cold & Lonesome
06 Holiday
07 Real Good Feelin'
08 Freeborn Man
09 Take It Anyway You Want It - Cry Some More
10 Song For You
11 You Are The Show
12 Waterhole
13 There Goes Another Love Song
14 Stick Around For Rock & Roll
15 Green Grass And High Tides


November 4, 2007

Cactus: WLIR Studios 1971

This is an interesting Radio broadcast from a not very well-known but great band, formed with highly skilled and experienced musicians.
Cactus music is like a mix of blues and rock played with high intensity, it's probably right to call them one of the first Hard Rock bands.

Sound Quality: 8.5

Track List:
01 Evil
02 Drum Solo
03 Evil & band introductions
04 Bro. Bill
05 Oleo
06 No Need to Worry
07 Token Chokin'
08 Big Mama Boogie - Part I (incl. Mona)
09 Big Mama Boogie - Part II

Links removed, this was officially released on July, 2010 (according to Amazon).