THE BEATLES

         Control Room Monitor Mixes


        Source: Various studio
        Recording: Studio Monitor
        Comments: Interesting and revealing snapshots of The Beatles
  1. Across The Universe
    Take 2 4th February 1968: this version was remixed for Anthology 3
  2. Medley 9th May 1966:
    For No One Take 1
    For No One Take 2
    George Martin/Geoff Emerick (and possibly some of the Beatles) playing around with 4 tracks and coming up with a correct mix.
  3. Medley 5th September 1967:
    I Am The Walrus Take 7 - Breakdown Take 7: external monitor mix.
    I Am The Walrus Take 8 Take 8: external monitor mix.
    I Am The Walrus Take 9 Take 9: external monitor mix.
  4. Medley 9th May 1966:
    For No One Take 10 (two remix attempts)
    See comments for Track 2.
    For No One Take 14 remix session: external monitor mix
  5. Here, There And Everywhere Take 14 (four remix attempts)16th Jun 1966
    As Tracks 2 & 4 but this has 3 part harmony being panned in and out.
  6. Sexy Sadie Take Unknown Take # unknown 19th July 1968
    External with dialogue. This is the version where Yoko says that The Beatles could do it better and to ease the tension John jumps in with "Well maybe I can..."
  7. Brian Epstein Blues Outtake 19th July 1968
    External (same as on Artefacts Box Set).
  8. Sexy Sadie Take Unknown Take # unknown 19th July 1968
    External with dialogue (John & Paul discussing the events which the track is based on).
  9. Lady Madonna Instrumental
    Harmonium instrumental. Date is unknown but this was recorded before the song was composed. Paul is playing it on a harmonium and George suggests that the part should be a middle eight.
  10. Happiness Is A Warm Gun Take 65 25th September 1968
    Overdub on to track 8 of take 65, from remix session of 15th October 1968.
  11. I'm So Tired Take 14 8th October 1968
    Overdub on to track 8 of take 14, from mixing session of 15th October 1968.
  12. I'm So Tired Take 14 8th October 1968
    Mixing attempt #1 from mixing session of 15th October 1968. Various versions. Different instrumentation.
  13. I'm So Tired Take 14 8th October 1968
    Mixing attempt #2 from mixing session of 15th October 1968. Various versions. Different instrumentation.
  14. I'm So Tired Take 14 8th October 1968
    Mixing attempt #3 from mixing session of 15th October 1968. Various versions. Different instrumentation.
  15. I'm So Tired Take 14 8th October 1968
    Mixing attempt #4 (incomplete) from mixing session of 15th October 1968. Various versions. Different instrumentation.



        DAVID BOWIE


        Nobody's Children


        Source: BBC2 TV
        Recording: Broadcast: last four tracks not as good
        Comments: BBC2 Broadcasts:

                            3rd May 1972
                            21st September 1971*
                            11th January 1972**
                            18th January 1972***
  1. Andy Warhol
  2. Lady Stardust
  3. White Light, White Heat
  4. Rock 'n' Roll Suicide
  5. The Supermen*
  6. Oh! You Pretty Things*
  7. Kooks
  8. Fill Your Heart*
  9. Amsterdam*
  10. Andy Warhol*
  11. Hang On To Yourself**
  12. Ziggy Stardust**
  13. Waiting For The Man**
  14. Queen Bitch**
  15. Five Years**
  16. The following tracks are supposedly the BBC broadcast of the 28th January 1972 but more likely they were recorded for the 18th January 1972 session. Sound quality isn't as good as the preceding tracks. Sounds like it's coming over Seventies radio. Takes you back: get your platforms out.

  17. Ziggy Stardust***
  18. Queen Bitch***
  19. Waiting For The Man***
  20. Lady Stardust***


        THE FACES


        SGR Show


        Source: London, 5th April 1973
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: Barnstorming concert

  1. Silicone Grown
  2. Cindy Incidentally
  3. Memphis
  4. If I’m On The Late Side
  5. My Fault
  6. The Stealer
  7. Borstal Boys
  8. Angel
  9. Stay With Me
  10. True Blue
  11. Twistin The Night Away
  12. Miss Judy’s Farm
  13. Jealous Guy
  14. Too Bad


        PETER GABRIEL


        Live in NYC


        Source: The Bottom Line, NYC, 4th October 1978
        Recording: Excellent KBFH transcription
        Comments: Gabriel on top form

  1. On The Air
  2. DIY
  3. Solsbury Hill
  4. White Shadow
  5. Here Comes The Flood
  6. The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway



        Live in Philadelphia


        Source: The Spectrum, Philadelphia, 21st July 1987
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: Great selection of tracks with the incomparable 'Here Comes The Flood'

    CD 1

  1. Floating Dogs (intro)
  2. San Jacinto
  3. Red Rain
  4. Shock The Monkey
  5. Not One Of Us
  6. Intruder
  7. Games Without Frontiers
  8. No Self-Control
  9. Mercy Street

    CD 2

  1. This Is The Picture
  2. Big Time
  3. Don't Give Up
  4. Solsbury Hill
  5. Lay Your Hands On Me
  6. Sledgehammer
  7. Here Comes The Flood
  8. In Your Eyes
  9. Biko



        Rockpalast


        Source: Grugahalle, Essen, Germany, 15th September 1978
        Recording: FM broadcast
        Comments: Same as the Rockpalast video

  1. On The Air
  2. Moribund The Burgermeister
  3. Perspective
  4. Here Comes The Flood
  5. White Shadow
  6. Waiting For The Big One
  7. Humdrum
  8. I Don't Remember
  9. Solsbury Hill
  10. Modern Love
  11. The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway



        Live in Seattle


        Source: The Paramount Theater, Seattle, 10th August 1983
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: Another top quality concert

    CD 1

  1. Across The River
  2. I Have The Touch
  3. Not One Of Us
  4. The Family And The Fishing Net
  5. Shock The Monkey
  6. Family Snapshot
  7. Intruder
  8. Humdrum
  9. Games Without Frontiers
  10. Lay Your Hands On Me

 

    CD 2

  1. Solsbury Hill (Flubbed version)
  2. Solsbury Hill (Take Two)
  3. I Don't Remember
  4. San Jacinto



        GENESIS


        Chicago Uptown Live


        Source: The Uptown Theater, Chicago, 13th October 1978
        Recording: 2nd gen FM Broadcast Reels
        Comments: Broadcast live on the air by WXRT Chicago

    CD 1

  1. Eleventh Earl Of Mar
  2. In The Cage
  3. Burning Rope
  4. Dancing With The Moonlit Knight/The Musical Box
  5. Deep In The Motherlode
  6. One For The Vine
  7. Squonk
  8. Say It's Alright, Joe

    CD 2

  1. 'Rehearsal'
  2. The Lady Lies
  3. Ripples
  4. Cinema Show
  5. Afterglow
  6. Follow You Follow Me
  7. Dance On A Volcano
  8. Los Endos
  9. I Know What I Like
  10. Phil Collins post concert interview



        Lyceum Live


        Source: London Lyceum Ballroom 7th May 1980
        Recording: FM Soundboard
        Comments: Dave Heaven was at this gig: includes 'Say It's Alright, Joe'

    CD 1

  1. Deep In The Motherlode
  2. Dancing With The Moonlit Knight
  3. The Carpet Crawlers
  4. Squonk
  5. One For The Vine
  6. Behind The Lines
  7. Duchess
  8. Guide Vocal
  9. Turn It On Again
  10. Duke's Travels
  11. Duke's End

    CD 2

  1. Ripples
  2. Say It's Alright, Joe
  3. The Lady Lies
  4. In The Cage
  5. Afterglow
  6. Follow You Follow Me
  7. Dance On A Volcano
  8. Los Endos
  9. I Know What I Like
  10. The Knife



        Rare Songs


        Source: Various B sides and non album tracks
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: Brings together a lot of rarely available material

    CD 1

  1. Silver Song
  2. Only Your Love
  3. It's Yourself
  4. Match of the Day
  5. Pigeons
  6. Inside & Out
  7. The Day the Lights Went Out
  8. Vancouver
  9. Submarine
  10. Naminanu
  11. Paperlate
  12. You Might Recall
  13. Me & Virgil
  14. Evidence of Autumn
  15. Open Door

    CD 2

  1. Mama (Long version)
  2. It's Gonna Get Better (Long version)
  3. Tonight Tonight Tonight
  4. Do the Neurotic
  5. Land of Confusion (Extended version)
  6. Feeding the Fire
  7. Invisible Touch
  8. I'd Rather Be You
  9. I Can't Dance
  10. On the Shoreline
  11. Hearts on Fire



        The Lamb Woke Up Again


        Source: Milton Keynes Bowl 2nd October 1982 plus tracks from a Steve Hackett gig (*) 28th January 1983,
                      Civic Centre, Guildford (with Peter Gabriel)
        Recording: Excellent audience
        Comments: Legendary reunion show with Gabriel et al: bonus to hear Jonathan King's self-aggrandising introduction
                            getting barracked (including by my mate).

    CD 1

  1. Back in New York City
  2. Dancing With The Moonlit Knight (beginning: not on sleeve)
  3. Carpet Crawlers
  4. Firth of Fifth
  5. The Musical Box
  6. Solsbury Hill
  7. Turn It On Again
  8. The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway
  9. Fly On A Windshield
  10. In The Cage

    CD 2

  1. Supper's Ready
  2. I Know What I Like
  3. The Knife
  4. Here Comes The Flood *
  5. Solsbury Hill *
  6. Reach Out (I'll Be There) *
  7. I Know What I Like *



        A Trick Of The Tail Demos


        Source: Trident Studios, London, UK, October-November 1975
        Recording: Soundboard but probably third generation: not perfect but pretty good
        Comments: A collection of the meanderings and demos that became Trick Of The Tail
  1. Dance On A Volcano
  2. Entangled
  3. Entangled 2
  4. Squonk
  5. Mad Man Moon
  6. Robbery, Assault And Battery
  7. Ripples
  8. Ripples 2
  9. A Trick Of The Tail
  10. It's Yourself
  11. Los Endos
  12. Los Endos 2
  13. It's Yourself (b-side version)



        THE JAM


        Sound Affects Live!


        Source: Possibly Newcastle, UK, November 1980
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: Live on the Sound Affects European Tour
  1. Dreamtime
  2. Thick As Thieves
  3. Going Underground
  4. Man In The Cornershop
  5. Set The House Ablaze
  6. Private Hell
  7. Liza Radley
  8. Dreams Of Children
  9. (This is the) Modern World
  10. Little Boy Soldiers
  11. But I'm Different Now
  12. Start
  13. Scrape Away
  14. Strange Town
  15. When You're Young
  16. In The City
  17. To Be Someone
  18. David Watts
  19. Down In The Tube Station



        LED ZEPPELIN


        Dead Battery


        Source: Hampton Roads Coliseum, Virginia, USA, 9th September 1971
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: Good quality Zep boot

    CD 1

  1. Immigrant Song
  2. Heartbreaker
  3. Since I've Been Loving You
  4. Black Dog
  5. Dazed And Confused

    CD 2

  1. Stairway To Heaven
  2. Celebration Day
  3. That's The Way
  4. Going To California
  5. What Is And What Should Never Be
  6. Moby Dick



        Final Touch


        Source: Berlin GE 7th July 1980
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: Last Zep show with Bonham on drums: first half of show. See Last Stand below
  1. Train Kept a Rollin'
  2. Nobody's Fault But Mine
  3. Black Dog
  4. In the Evening
  5. The Rain Song
  6. Hot Dog
  7. All My Love
  8. Stairway to Heaven (Rotterdam, Netherlands 21st June 1980)
  9. Heartbreaker (Rotterdam, Netherlands 21st June 1980)



        Last Stand


        Source: Berlin GE 7th July 1980
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: Last Zep show with Bonham on drums: second half of show. See Final Touch above
  1. Trampled Underfoot
  2. Since I've Been Loving You
  3. White Summer/Black Mountain Side
  4. Kashmir
  5. Stairway to Heaven
  6. Rock and Roll



        PAGE AND PLANT


        Glastonbury


        Source: Glastonbury 1995
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: Excellent quality show
  1. Gallows Pole
  2. Since I've Been Loving You
  3. The Song Remains the Same
  4. Friends
  5. Calling to You/Break on Through/Dazed and Confused
  6. Four Sticks
  7. In The Evening
  8. Kashmir



        PAUL McCARTNEY


        Paul McCartney Live at The Blockbuster Pavilion


        Source: Charlotte, NC 15th June 1993
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: I've always been a Lennon man but this is pretty damn good
  1. Drive My Car
  2. Looking For Changes
  3. Off The Ground
  4. Can't Buy Me Love
  5. Let's Rock Tonight
  6. We Can Work It Out
  7. Michelle
  8. Biker Like An Icon
  9. Yesterday
  10. Lady Madonna
  11. Live And Let Die
  12. Let It Be
  13. Magical Mystery Tour
  14. C'mon People
  15. Paperback Writer
  16. Penny Lane
  17. Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band
  18. Band On The Run
  19. Hey Jude



        RADIOHEAD


        Mists Of Avalon


        Source: Recorded Live at the "Avalon Farm", London, 27th June 1997
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: This is the setlist that appears on the back of the bootleg CD including the typos (ie Hosts, Tree)
  1. Planet Telex
  2. Exit Music
  3. The Bends
  4. Nice Dreams
  5. Paranoid Android
  6. Karma Police
  7. Creep
  8. Climbing Up The Walls
  9. No Surprises
  10. Talkshow Hosts
  11. Bones
  12. Just
  13. Fake Plastic Tree
  14. High And Dry
  15. Street Sprit



        REM


        These Days


        Source: Hammersmith London 29th October 1985 during the Reconstruction II Tour
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: What is it he sings?
  1. Moral Kiosk
  2. Letter Never Sent
  3. Laughing
  4. Maps and Legends
  5. Driver 8
  6. Fall On Me
  7. Can't Get There From Here
  8. Seven Chinese Brothers
  9. West of the Fields
  10. Auctioneer
  11. Old Man Kensey
  12. Gardening at Night
  13. Radio Free Europe
  14. We Walk
  15. Pretty Persuasion
  16. See No Evil



        THE SMITHS


        Thank Your Lucky Stars


        Source: California 26th August 1988
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: Makes you wonder whatever happened to Care in the Community
  1. Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want
  2. Still Ill
  3. I Want The One That I Can't Have
  4. There Is A Light That Never Goes Out
  5. How Soon Is Now
  6. Frankly Mr. Shankly
  7. Panic
  8. Stretch Out And Wait
  9. The Boy With The Thorn In His Side
  10. Is It Really So Strange
  11. Cemetery Gates
  12. Never Had No One, Never
  13. Rubber Ring/What She Said
  14. That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore
  15. Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now
  16. The Queen Is Dead
  17. Money Changes Everything
  18. I Know It's Over



        U2


        En El Fin Del Mundo


        Source: CD 1 and CD 2 (1-9): Estadio Nacional, Santiago, Chile, 11th February 1998
                       CD 2 (10-12): Festival, Reggio n`Emilia, Italy, 20th September 1997
                       CD 2 (13): Olympic Stadium, Barcelona, Spain, 13th September 1997
        Recording: Disc 1, Disc 2 (1-9): Excellent television broadcast
                             Disc 2 (10-12): Very good audience
                             Disc 2 (13): Excellent audience
       Comments: Great recording: powerful and with some amazing performances

    CD 1

  1. Mission Impossible
  2. Pop Muzik Intro
  3. Mofo
  4. I Will Follow
  5. Gone
  6. Even Better Than The Real Thing
  7. Last Night On Earth
  8. Until The End Of The World
  9. New Year's Day
  10. Pride (In The Name Of Love)
  11. I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
  12. Bad/All I Want Is You
  13. Staring At The Sun
  14. Sunday Bloody Sunday
  15. Bullet The Blue Sky

    CD 2

  1. Please
  2. Where The Streets Have No Name
  3. Discotheque (Incl Stayin' Alive)
  4. If You Wear That Velvet Dress
  5. With Or Without You
  6. Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me
  7. Mysterious Ways
  8. One
  9. Mothers Of The Disappeared (incl El Pueblo Vencera)
  10. Mofo
  11. I Will Follow
  12. Gone
  13. Rain



        Mexi Mofo


        Source: Autodrome, Mexico City, Mexico, 3rd December 1997
        Recording: Excellent television broadcast
        Comments: Excellent gig, excellent recording

    CD 1

  1. Pop Muzik Intro
  2. Mofo
  3. I Will Follow
  4. Gone
  5. Even Better Than The Real Thing
  6. Last Night On Earth
  7. Until The End Of The World
  8. New Year's Day
  9. Pride (In The Name Of Love)
  10. I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
  11. All I Want Is You (incl Never Tear Us Apart)
  12. Desire
  13. Staring At The Sun
  14. Sunday Bloody Sunday (incl I Want To Live In America)
  15. Bullet The Blue Sky

    CD 2

  1. Please
  2. Where The Streets Have No Name
  3. Lemon (Perfecto Mix)
  4. Discothèque (incl. Life During Wartime)
  5. If You Wear That Velvet Dress
  6. With Or Without You
  7. Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me
  8. Mysterious Ways
  9. One
  10. Wake Up Dead Man



        Shadows and Tall Trees


        Source: Various studio demos
        Recording: Studio Soundboard [(1-17, 19): Very good to excellent studio.(18): Very good soundboard]
                           Some tape hiss on the early demos
        Comments: (1-2): April 5 and 6, 1980. Dublin, Ireland. Windmill Lane Studio.
                            (3-4): December 1979. London, England. CBS Studios.
                            (5-8): mid-1979. Dublin, Ireland. Windmill Land Studio.
                            (9-12): February 1979. Ireland. Eamon Andrews 4-Track Studio.
                            (13-15): November 1, 1978. Dublin, Ireland. Keystone Studios.
                            (16, 17, 19): 1982. Dublin, Ireland. Windmill Lane Studios.
                            (18): March 16, 1983. Newcastle, UK. Tyne Tees TV Studios.
  1. 11 O'Clock Tick Tock
  2. Touch
  3. Another Day
  4. The Dream Is Over
  5. Out Of Control
  6. Boy-Girl
  7. Stories for Boys
  8. A Day Without Me
  9. The Magic Carpet
  10. Twilight
  11. Another Time, Another Place
  12. Alone in the Light
  13. Street Mission
  14. Shadows and Tall Trees
  15. The Fool
  16. Like A Song
  17. Surrender
  18. I Will Follow
  19. Sunday Bloody Sunday



        VAN HALEN


        Live and Loud


        Source: Serrande Arena, Fresno, California, 25th March 1979
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: Limited edition fan club disc
  1. Light Up The Sky
  2. Somebody Get Me A Doctor
  3. Runnin' With The Devil
  4. Dance The Night Away
  5. Beautiful Girls
  6. On Fire
  7. Bass Solo
  8. You're No Good
  9. Feel Your Love Tonight
  10. Outta Love Again
  11. Ice Cream Man
  12. Ain't Talkin' About Love
  13. Guitar Solo
  14. D.O.A.
  15. You Really Got Me
  16. Bottoms Up



        TOM WAITS


        Live At Florence


        Source: Teatro Comunale, Florence, Italy, 24th July 1999
        Recording: Soundboard
        Comments: As Dennis Leary said: "My body is a temple: that's why I wear my shoes on the outside"

    CD 1

  1. Jockey Full Of Bourbon
  2. The Earth Died Screaming
  3. Jesus Gonna Be Here
  4. Get Behind The Mule
  5. Chocolate Jesus
  6. Hold On
  7. Eyeball Kid
  8. Tango Till They're Sore
  9. That Feel
  10. I Beg Your Pardon Dear
  11. The Briar And The Rose
  12. Innocent When You Dream

    CD 2

  1. 16 Shells From A Thirty-Ought Six
  2. Shore Leave
  3. Strange Weather
  4. Who Are You
  5. Filipino Box Spring Hog
  6. In The Coliseum
  7. Temptation
  8. Cold Water
  9. Big In Japan
  10. (Looking For) The Heart Of Saturday Night
  11. The House Where Nobody Lives