Archive for July, 2009

THE BYRDS - WASHINGTON 1970

Wednesday, July 15th, 2009

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. THE BYRDS Washington 1970 [no label, 2CD] Live at the American University, Washington, DC, April 18, 1970. Very good soundboard. With their intricate harmonies and chiming guitars, from folk rock to acoustic rock to country rock, The Byrds probably covered them all. ...

BAD COMPANY - NEWCASTLE 1974

Tuesday, July 14th, 2009

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. BAD COMPANY Newcastle 1974 [no label, 1CD] Live in Newcastle City Hall, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK, March 8, 1974. Very good soundboard. There was a time in the mid-'70s when every house party or even school party one attended played the following acts - ...

GUESS WHO AND FRIENDS - CANADA 1967

Monday, July 13th, 2009

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. THE GUESS WHO AND FRIENDS On The Radio 1967 [no label, 1CD] Live at CBC Radio, Studio 11, Winnipeg, Canada in March 1967 and Jan 17, 1967. Excellent SBD stereo. Although listed as an FM, this sounds like a soundboard recording. "Here ...

BUFFALO SPRINGFIELD - LAST SHOW 1968

Sunday, July 12th, 2009

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. BUFFALO SPRINGFIELD Last Show 1968 [no label, 1CD] Live at Long Beach Arena, CA, May 5, 1968. For those who are intrigued by the musical collage on the hidden track, This Is It, on Disc 1 of Neil Young's Archives Vol 1, ...

ROLLING STONES - ALTERNATE YA-YA’S

Saturday, July 11th, 2009

ROLLING STONES Get Yer Alternate Ya-Ya's Out 1969 [Idol Mind Productions N-020, 2009 release] Recently a copy of the Rolling Stones' Get Yer Alternate Ya-Ya's Out 1969 was shared on the internet. ErikSnow, who shared the tracks, commented: "This IMP release features a rip of a vinyl-acetate of "Get Yer Ya-Ya's Out"... which ...

ELTON JOHN - MADMAN SESSIONS DEMOS

Saturday, July 11th, 2009

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. ELTON JOHN The Madman Sessions Demos [3378645, 1CD] I was about to listen to my copy of Elton's Rare Masters when I discovered that the 1992 2CD set had spiderweb-like smudges on both the discs. I wanted to find out if ...

U2 - THE ACHTUNG BABY SESSIONS

Thursday, July 9th, 2009

A work in progress on the Achtung Baby album. Or as some would say, before every bit of freshness was squeezed out of it. Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. U2 Salomé - The Achtung Baby Sessions: Remastered [no label, 2CD] Hansa Ton Studios, Berlin, Germany, 1990. U2's 1991 ...

PINK FLOYD - INTERSTELLAR OVERDRIVE

Thursday, July 9th, 2009

Click on the panel for a better view or to download artwork. PINK FLOYD Interstellar Overdrive Live at Manchester College of Commerce, UK, May 2, 1969. Recently Pink Floyd fan darkcycle shared Careful With These Tracks (Yellow Cow Records) on the internet. This homemade release is probably taken from one of several test pressings ...

THE NEW LIBERATION MUSIC

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009

It used to be that governments were overthrown through revolutions. But not so since the Berlin Wall's collapse. These days Stalin's words ring true. It's not the voters that count but who counts the votes that determine the winners. Of course, Mao's still correct. Power still comes from the barrel ...

NOUVELLE VAGUE - BBC 2009

Monday, July 6th, 2009

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. NOUVELLE VAGUE BBC Session 2009 [no label, 1CD] Live at BBC 6 Music Studios, ("Hub session" for George Lamb Show), London, UK, June 30, 2009. Very good radio broadcast. What strikes the listener about the French Nouvelle Vague collective is a sense ...