Archive for December, 2011

SERIOUS FUN

Saturday, December 31st, 2011

Music to listen on the last night of 2011. Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. MOSTLY OTHER PEOPLE DO THE KILLING (MOPDtK) The Vortex, 2011 [no label, 2CD] Live at The Vortex, London, July 13, 2011. Broadcast on BBC Jazz On 3, August 29, 2011. Excellent FM stereo. "If ...

MARIANNE FAITHFULL - GENOVA 2011

Saturday, December 31st, 2011

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. MARIANNE FAITHFULL Genova 2011 [no label, 2CD] Live at the Just Like A Woman Festival, Arena del Mare, Porto Antico di Genova, Italy; July 26, 2011. Very good to excellent FM broadcast. Here is one year-ender to put you in a reflective ...

RICKIE LEE JONES - FIRST TWO ALBUMS LIVE 2011

Friday, December 30th, 2011

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. RICKIE LEE JONES Paris 2011 [no label, 2CD] Live at the Salle Peyel, Paris, France; November 27, 2011. Good to very good audience recording. As the year draws to a close, here is a show for those looking for something contemplative. For this ...

THE BOX

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011

Time to open the box. Bootleggers are competing for your dollars too. Click on the panel for a better view or to download artwork. BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN The Unbroken Promise: Lighting Up The Darkness Sessions [Godfatherecords GR BOX 01, CD1 and 2 of 6] Sessions for Darkness At The Edge Of Town, Record Plant, New York, ...

THE ROLLING STONES - INDIA 2003

Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. THE ROLLING STONES Dripping Away [VGP Vinyl Gang, 2CD] Live at the Palace Grounds, Bangalore, India, April 4, 2003. Excellent TV broadcast stereo source. Never a slouch when it comes to a paying gig, The Rolling Stones will deliver a show... come ...

PETER GABRIEL - NEW YORK 2011

Monday, December 26th, 2011

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. PETER GABRIEL with The New New Blood Orchestra New York 2011 [no label, 1CD] Live On Letterman, Ed Sullivan Theater, New York, NY; November 9, 2011. Excellent FM broadcast. To promote his New Blood album, which was released in October 2011, Peter Gabriel ...

DAVID BOWIE - TOKYO 1978

Sunday, December 25th, 2011

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. DAVID BOWIE Hoping For A Little Romance [YOU J-002, 1CD] Live at the Nihon Budokan, Tokyo, Japan; December 12, 1978. Very good to excellent soundboard. Very good to excellent-sounding soundboards of David Bowie in the '70s aren't easy to find so this ...

NEW ORDER WITH BILLY CORGAN - LOS ANGELES 2001

Saturday, December 24th, 2011

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. NEW ORDER WITH BILLY CORGAN Los Angeles 2001 [no label, 1CD] Live at the Blockbuster Pavillion, Los Angeles, CA; August 5, 2001. Very good to excellent soundboard (from in-house promo CD). Some swearing involved. Need something familiar and bouncy to get into ...

IT’S THE END OF THE YEAR, AND I FEEL FINE

Friday, December 23rd, 2011

Here's another contender for late night listening. Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. GRAZNYA AUGUSCIK Live in Chicago 2011 [no label, 2CD] Live at the Fine Arts Recital Hall, Chicago, IL; September 14, 2011. An excellent FM stereo broadcast. "Singer, composer, arranger, and producer Grazyna Auguscik has won the ...

ERIC CLAPTON AND STEVE WINWOOD - TOKYO 2011

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. ERIC CLAPTON AND STEVE WINWOOD Tokyo 2011 [no label, 2CD] Live at the Nippon Budokan, Tokyo, Japan; December 10, 2011. Very good to excellent audience recording. Eric Clapton has a strong fan base in Japan and, in return for their support, he ...