Archive for 2010

THE PHILIP COHEN COLLECTION: BEACH BOYS - ARCHAEOLOGY

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork.                   THE BEACH BOYS Archaeology: Lost Smile Sessions [Picaresque, 3CD] Good to very good soundboard stereo/mono. The five-CD Archaeology box set, pressed on 24kt.Gold CDs, includes two collections, the two-CD “Lost Recording Sessions” and the three-CD “Lost ...

PETER GABRIEL - THE BIG ROOM SESSION 2003

Saturday, December 11th, 2010

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. PETER GABRIEL The Big Room Session 2003 [no label, 2CD] Live at Real World, Box, Wiltshire, UK. Very good soundboard. As former Genesis frontmen go, Phil Collins seems to be more prominent because he has a sweeter tooth and his singles are ...

CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS 2010

Friday, December 10th, 2010

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. VARIOUS CMA Country Christmas 2010 [no label, 1CD] Live at the Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, Tenn; November 11, 2010. Broadcast November 29, 2010. Very good audio extracted from TV broadcast. Despite the title of the show, as a toothsome duo used to say, ...

BELLE AND SEBASTIAN - CHRISTMAS 2002

Thursday, December 9th, 2010

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. BELLE AND SEBASTIAN London 2002 and Edinburgh 2009 [no label, 2CD] Live at BBC Maida Vale studios, London, December 18, 2002; live at Usher Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland, November 28, 2009. Very good radio broadcasts. Favourably compared to Love, The Smiths and even ...

DEXTER GORDON - SAN FRANCISCO 1982

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. DEXTER GORDON San Francisco 1982 [no label, 1CD] Keystone Korner, San Francisco Bay Area, December 1982. Very good soundboard. As Christmas approaches, fans are wondering when DJ Bob Rivers will ever release his next album of Christmas song parodies. But then, one ...

YOU’RE THE ONE THAT I WANT

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

Tired, frustrated, angry, poor? Take a break and travel back in time to Xanadu. Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN Tokyo 2010  [no label, 2CD] Live at the JCB Hall, Tokyo, Japan, November 28, 2010. An exceptionally good stereo audience recording. The Irish just had their ...

THE PHILIP COHEN COLLECTION: BREAKAWAY TO A BETTER LIFE

Sunday, December 5th, 2010

"I just wasn't made for these times". Click on the panel for a better view or to download artwork. THE BEACH BOYS Archaeology - Lost Recording Sessions 1963-1968 [Picaresque Records] Here are CD4 and CD5 from this bootleg boxset released in 2001. Excellent soundboard stereo/mono. Time will not wait for me Time is my destiny Why change ...

DAVID BOWIE - LOST BEEB TAPES

Saturday, December 4th, 2010

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. DAVID BOWIE The Lost Beeb Tapes [The Godfatherecords G.R. 375, 1CD] Very good radio broadcast. A nice complement to Bowie At The BBC which helps fill up some of the gaps. This is what richardgm99 posted at collectorsmusicreviews.com: The early recordings of Bowie at ...

PINK FLOYD - MONTREUX 1970

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. PINK FLOYD Too Late For Mind Expanding [HRV CDR 036, 2CD] The Montreux 40th Anniversary Series Live at the Montreux Casino, Switzerland; November 21, 1970. Very good audience recording. These are the notes provided by MOB, who shared the tracks on the net. ...

MILES DAVIS - SHABOO INN 1974

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. MILES DAVIS SEPTET Willimantic 1974 [no label, 2CD] Live at Shaboo Inn, Willimantic, CT; January 26, 1974. Very good soundboard. "This is a rare show that really sounds great from a year where few recordings exist. Seems to have been available on ...

ERIC BURDON - OFFENBACH 1971

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. ERIC BURDON & WAR Offenbach 1971 [no label, 1CD] Live in Offenbach, Germany; January 13, 1971. Very good audience recording? This seems a fairly popular bootleg among the fans and some versions of this disc come without the "bonus" Beat Club track, ...

THE PHILIP COHEN COLLECTION: JEFF BECK - LIVE IN CONCERT

Monday, November 29th, 2010

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. JEFF BECK Live in Concert Collection [Microphone, 1CD] Live between 1968 and 1990; various venues. Very good soundboard? A collection of live Jeff Beck tracks recorded between 1968 and 1990, this disc was released by the Italian label “Microphone”. - Philip Cohen So ...

THE BEATLES - THE DECCA AUDITION

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. THE BEATLES The Decca Audition [TheOneBeatleMan Remaster, 1CD] Very good mono soundboard. For the serious Beatles fan, who owns the albums in the various formats and incarnations, the Beatles on iTunes is no biggie. This is probably why Richie Unterberger wrote on ...

THE SOUND OF YES

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

Indistinct, hesitant steps to prog rock.    Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. YES The Goddess Of Mercy - 1963-1968 [Highland HL405/6, 2CD] Pre-Yes songs of different group members. Sound quality varies from A to B-. We all know the sound of Yes. Epic songs that stretch an entire ...

DAVID MURRAY - ANTWERP 2009

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. DAVID MURRAY Plays Nat King Cole en Espanol Antwerp 2009 [no label, 2CD] Live at the Jazz Middelheim, Antwerp, Belgium; August 16, 2009. Very good radio broadcast. Grateful_c2d, who posted the tracks on Dime, said: David Murray prepared a special project for Jazz Middelheim ...