July 23, 2017 – 5:04 am


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Tokyo 1978 [no label, 1CD]

Live at the Denen Coliseum, Tokyo, Japan; June 27, 1978. Very good FM broadcast.

In July 1978 Williams toured Japan with Ronnie Montrose (guitar), Brian Auger (keyboards), Mario Cipollina (bass) and special guest Billy Cobham also on drums for a series of concerts. They were billed as the Tony Williams All Stars.

Thanks to whotrader for sharing the show at The Traders’ Den.

FM Broadcast > ? > cassette trade circa 1999
Transfer: Sony TC-WE475 > Zoom H4n (96/24) > Wavelab (tracking and tweaking) > Flac level 8

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Track 01. Red Alert 5:27
Track 02. band introductions 0:50
Track 03. Rocky Road 7:17
Track 04. Wild Life 7:11
Track 05. There Comes a Time 10:36
Track 06. Dragon Song 6:23
Track 07. Tony solo-Billy Cobham intro 4:57
Track 08. Heads Up 8:56
Track 09. Drum solo 16:46
Track 10. Tropic of Capricorn 7:36
Track 11. Open Fire 5:59
82 mins

Overburn to fit all the tracks onto an audio CD.

Tony Williams - drums
Ronnie Montrose - guitar
Brian Auger - keyboards
Mario Cipollina - bass
Special guest: Billy Cobham - drums

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  2. Any big cocks in this band?

    By Tony C on Jul 23, 2017

  3. Yes, i fucked both Tony and Ronnie backstage sometime in the seventies both had very big cocks espescally Tony who had a fatter cock.He really streched me

    By Bebe Buell on Jul 23, 2017

  4. i really miss my big cock.

    By Kaitlyn Jenner on Jul 23, 2017

  5. Thanks Big O, looking forward to hearing this.

    By Petermcg on Jul 23, 2017

  6. viele arschlöcher hier , oder ?

    By awoinigib on Jul 23, 2017

  7. VERY interesting !!!!!! THANKS !!!!!!!!!!!

    By Arto Parviainen on Jul 23, 2017

  8. Who is this Fresh Air / FA jerk that keeps posting little multiple comments? Another troll ? Great, it never ends here does it ?

    By Antonio on Jul 23, 2017

  9. Fantastic line up, thanks big o!

    By LomaPrieta on Jul 24, 2017

  10. eyyy thanks for this, paisono

    By Pizza Tony on Jul 24, 2017

  11. Thanks for posting this, BigO!! This can replace the bad copy I got from a download years ago..
    RIP Ronnie Montrose and Tony Williams (who passed in 1997)- such an incredible guitarist.. Both real treasures of the music world

    By Dan on Jul 24, 2017

  12. Thanks big o, these guys are smoking! I’m a huge fan of Ronnie montrose’ instrumental solo album, Open Fire, released the same year as this show.

    By STP on Jul 25, 2017

  13. Omg, my bum is so sore right now I can’t even sit diwn….unless it’s on another monster horn!

    By Tony C on Jul 25, 2017

  14. hi, it’s not possible to download, can you repost again ?

    By Richard on Aug 10, 2019

  15. i’m now trying to ask you again if you can reload this fantastic concert, please ?

    By richard on Mar 20, 2020

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