May 27, 2011

Focus - The Sky Will Fall Over London Tonight (1972)

The Dutch band Focus with a great performance at the BBC Studios in London, supposedly played on December, 1972.


Sound Quality: 9.5

Source: Soundboard

Track List:

1 - Bob Harris Introduction
2 - Anonymous Two
3 - Band Introductions
4 - Focus 1
5 - Focus 3
6 - Answers? Questions! Questions? Answers!
7 - Focus 2
8 - Bob Harris Once More
9 - Hocus Pocus


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May 24, 2011

Peter Frampton - Ebbets Field, Denver 1974

A good show from Peter Frampton's Camel on March 6, 1974, the same month Somethin's Happening was released.
Great sounding but it's a shame about the volume and balance fluctuations on some tracks.


Sound Quality: 9

Source: FM Broadcast (?)

Track List:

1 - It's a Plain Shame
2 - Doobie Wah
3 - Lines on My Face
4 - I Wanna Go To The Sun
5 - Do You Feel Like We Do
6 - Jumping Jack Flash
7 - White Sugar


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May 23, 2011

May 20, 2011

Bruce Springsteen - Greetings From Buffalo Dream Night

For those who remember and enjoyed the excellent Classic Albums Live post from December last year, here's the one that was missing from the lot.
It's the last show of Bruce's last tour in which he performed "Greetings From Asbury Park" in it's entirety. And again shared here by Scott, thanks!


GREETINGS FROM BUFFALO DREAM NIGHT
Crystal Cat
3CD
IEM Version
22.11.2009

Available on http://live.brucespringsteen.net/

May 17, 2011

Fleetwood Mac - The Warehouse, New Orleans 1970

This Fleetwood Mac show was part of a bill that included The Flock and The Grateful Dead and was staged at The Warehouse in New Orleans, Louisiana.
A mandatory blues treatment played on Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac style in fine quality.
For illustration purposes I'm using the cover art of one of the unofficial releases of this show called Dead Bust Blues.


Sound Quality: 9.5

Source: Soundboard

Track List:

01 - Intro
02 - Before the Beginning
03 - It Takes Time
04 - Like It This Way
05 - Only You
06 - Madison Blues
07 - Oh Baby
08 - Albatross
09 - Green Manalishi
10 - World in Harmony
11 - Stranger Blues


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May 13, 2011

Jefferson Airplane - Martys Last (1970)

This was the last Jefferson Airplane concert with Marty Balin, one of their founders.
An excellent broadcast from a very wide stereo mix, with only some minor interferences, recorded at the Winterland Ballroom, San Francisco.
The mighty Airplane shared the bill with Hot Tuna, Grateful Dead, The New Riders Of The Purple Sage and Quicksilver Messenger Service.


Sound Quality: 9.5

Source: FM Broadcast

Track List:
01 - Have You Seen The Saucers
02 - Crown Of Creation
03 - Somebody To Love
04 - Mexico
05 - Up Or Down
06 - Whatever The Old Man Wants
07 - Emergency
08 - Wooden Ships
09 - Bludgeon Of A Bluecoat
10 - Greasy Heart
11 - You Wear Your Dresses Too Short
12 - We Can Be Together
13 - Volunteers

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May 10, 2011

Canned Heat - WBCN Studios Boston 1972

A Canned Heat performance recorded at the WBCN Studios in Boston, on February 22, 1972.
With special guests The J Geils Band, that appear around track Goin' Down To Florence Hotel to improvise (even) some more.


Sound Quality: 9

Source: FM Broadcast

Track List:

Disc One
01 - On The Road Again
02 - Chicago Bound
03 - I Don't Know What I'll Do With Myself
04 - I Feel So Bad
05 - Sneakin' Round
06 - Big City
07 - My Love For You Won't Grow Cold
08 - Framed
09 - Hill Stomp

Disc Two
01 - That's Alright
02 - Let's Work Together
03 - A Long Way From L.A.
04 - Good Women Blues
05 - Goin' Down To Florence Hotel
06 - Some Kind Of Wonderful
07 - Wooly Bully
08 - Intros And Medley
09 - Rockin' With The King
10 - End O'Nite Boogie
11 - Radio Ad

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May 7, 2011

Grateful Dead - Fillmore East, New York 1970

A great and historic recording from two shows played on February 11, 1970. The first four tracks are from the early show and the others from the late.
This Grateful Dead show had special guests, like Fleetwood Mac, The Allman Brothers Band and even Arthur Lee on Spanish Jam.


Sound Quality: 9.5

Source: Soundboard

Track List:

Disc 1:
1 - The Other One
2 - Cryptical Envelopment
3 - Dire Wolf
4 - Casey Jones
5 - Not Fade Away
6 - Cumberland Blues
7 - Cold Rain And Snow
8 - High Time
9 - Me & My Uncle

Disc 2:
1 - Dark Star
2 - Spanish Jam
3 - Turn On Your Lovelight
4 - Uncle John's Band

Free streaming here

May 3, 2011

Frank Zappa - The Ahoy Rotterdam 1980

A high quality Frank Zappa recording from May 24, 1980 on the Joe’s Garage era.
This is also one of the best and probably most circulated Zappa shows out there.
Sound Quality: 9.5  

Source: FM Broadcast  

Track List:
Part 1
01 - Chunga's Revenge
02 - Keep It Greasey
03 - Outside Now
04 - City Of Tiny Lights
05 - Teenage Wind
06 - Bamboozled By Love
07 - Pick Me I'm Clean
08 - Society Pages
09 - I'm A Beautiful Guy
10 - Beauty Knows No Pain
11 - Charlie's Enormous Mouth
12 - Cosmik Debris
13 - You Didn't Try To Call Me
14 - Ain't Got No Heart
15 - Love Of My Life

Part 2
01 - You Are What You Is
02 - Easy Meat
03 - Joe's Garage
04 - Why Does It Hurt When I Pee?
05 - (Crowd Noise)
06 - Dancin' Fool
07 - Bobby Brown
08 - Ms. Pinky
09 - (Crowd Noise)
10 - I Don’t Want to Get Drafted
11 - The Illinois Enema Bandit
12 - (Radio Station Outro)  


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May 1, 2011

Patti Smith - Boarding House, San Francisco 1976

Finally time to have Patti Smith aboard, requested weeks ago, this one captures Patti and group performance at the Boarding House in San Francisco, on 15 February 1976.
This version combines 3 incomplete sources from FM broadcasts.


Sound Quality: 9

Source: FM Broadcast

Track List:

01 We're Gonna Have A Real Good Time Together
02 Privilege
03 Ain't It Strange
04 Kimberly
05 Redondo Beach
06 Free Money
07 Pale Blue Eyes
08 Louie Louie
09 Pumpin
10 Time Is On My Side
11 Flying Saucers Rock And Roll reading
12 Gloria
13 My Generation

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