Archive for July, 2014

PROCOL HARUM - SAN FRANCISCO 1977

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. PROCOL HARUM San Francisco 1977 [no label, 3CD] Live at the Old Waldorf, San Francisco, CA; April 8, 1977 (early and late shows). Very good audience recordings. Thanks to kneesfudd for sharing these tracks at Dime. kneesfudd added: "It really doesn't speak well ...

CAROLE KING - WHITE HOUSE 2013

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. CAROLE KING The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song 2013 [no label, 1CD] Live at the White House; May 22, 2013. Very good audio, ripped from PBS TV broadcast/webcast. Pop music as we know it would be far different without ...

PET SHOP BOYS - BBC PROMS 2014

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. PET SHOP BOYS With Chrissie Hynde BBC Proms 2014 [no label, 2CD] Live at the Royal Albert Hall, London, UK; July 23, 2014. Excellent webcast. Better known as the electro-pop duo the Pet Shop Boys, Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe make their Proms ...

LINDA RONSTADT - BOSTON 1983

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. LINDA RONSTADT Boston 1983 [no label, 1CD] Live at the Boston Common, Boston, MA; July 22, 1983. Last show of the "Get Closer" tour. Fairly to very good audience recording. Legendary singer Linda Ronstadt, 67, told AARP (blog.aarp.org) August 23, 2013 that ...

DIRE STRAITS - WEMBLEY 1985

Monday, July 28th, 2014

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. DIRE STRAITS The Long Strait Walk To Wembley [no label, 2CD] Live at the Wembley Arena, London, UK; July 10, 1985. Excellent soundboard. Almost complete version. Thanks to enlight for the fine effort and for sharing this at Dime. enlight noted: A thing I ...

DEEP PURPLE - MADISON SQUARE GARDEN 1974

Sunday, July 27th, 2014

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. DEEP PURPLE MSG 1974 [Machine Head, 2CD] Live at Madison Square Garden, New York; March 13, 1974. Good to fairly good audience recording. By 1974, Ian Gillan and Roger Glover had left the band. In their places were bassist/vocalist Glenn Hughes (at ...

SERGIO MENDES - COLOGNE 2014

Saturday, July 26th, 2014

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. SERGIO MENDES Cologne 2014 [no label, 1CD] Live at the Summerstage, Tanzbrunnen, Cologne, Germany; July 12, 2014 (broadcast on July 24, 2014). Excellent FM broadcast. It would have been quite the perfect World Cup celebration. The samba in Brazil while Sergio Mendes ...

PAUL BLEY - ESSEN 1999 (R.I.P. 1932-2016)

Friday, July 25th, 2014

PAUL BLEY R.I.P. 1932-2016 Paul Bley, a jazz pianist whose thoughtful but intuitive commitment to advanced improvisation became widely influential, died of natural causes on January 3, 2016. He was 83. Bley was surrounded by family at his winter residence in Stuart, Florida, according to his daughter Vanessa Bley. A career ...

SANTANA - SAN DIEGO 1973

Friday, July 25th, 2014

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. SANTANA San Diego 1973 [no label, 2CD] Live at the Sports Arena, San Diego, CA; January 30, 1973. Very good soundboard. Sometimes a song can just take you away, by just sheer familiarity. That's what Samba Pa Ti (especially in this medley ...

LILY ALLEN - NEW YORK 2014

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. LILY ALLEN New York 2014 [no label, 1CD] Live at the Highline Ballroom, New York City, NY; May 15, 2014. Very good audience recording. Thanks to mrsaureus who recorded and shared the show at Dime. mrsaureus noted: This is an audience recording that aims ...