...This last column for February presents a mixed bag of goodies for us, first...from Mid Valley and their Special Sampler Series comes ERIC CLAPTON "Crossroads Guitar Auction" DVD containing the TV Broadcast of the June 24, 2004 event...Also via non-label DVD, THE ROLLING STONES & MUDDY WATERS "Checkerboard Lounge", a pressed edition of the rather common but excellent November 22, 1981 appearance at BUDDY GUY'S club in Chicago...also from the STONES, on the Nanker Label is "The Brussels Legendary 1973" 1CD of official remix from Stonesarchive.com...and, from Halcyon is "A Bigger Bang Monitor Mix" sleeve edition re-issue...
...Out soon from Shades is the jam-packed MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP 4CD, "From Top To Bottom" which presents two excellent audience taps from the Osaka Nanko Ferry Terminal, Osaka Japan on August 8th & 9th, 1984, AND a stereo soundboard recording from Seibu Stadium in Saitama, Japan on August 12, 1984 - the initial sets come with the bonus DVD-R "Super Rock '84"....
...New from Langley Deluxe is METALLICA/ANTHRAX "Too Fast To Live" 3CD set featuring recordings from their sets at Sheffield City Hall, UK on September 16, 1986 and comes with a replica UK Tour Program and Ticket - AND the bonus METALLICA CDR, "Dawn Of The Dead Remaster"...
...In BEATLES boot news, a couple of new titles to mention...on the Unicorn Label is "Northern Lights" 1CD, here's that tracklisting:
01. Please Please Me (Roy Orbison Tour 24/5/63)
02. Some Other Guy (Roy Orbison Tour 24/5/63)
03. I Want To Hold Your Hand (Adelaide 64 upgrade)
04. I'm Happy Just To Dance With You (Glasgow 64)
05. If I Needed Someone (Entomology Different Mix)
06. That Means A Lot (Stereo Reverb Edit Complete)
07. Eleanor Rigby (Entomology Demo)
08. Penny Lane (Overdub Sessions January 1967)
09. Sound Of The Stars (Flexi Commercial Ad)
10. Tonight Show (John & Paul 14/5/68)
11. While My Guitar Gently Weeps (Multi Tracks)
12. While My Guitar Gently Weeps (Bass Track)
13. Let It Be (RS1FS + RS2 stereo)
14. Band On The Run (8" Capitol Acetate 25/3/74)
...and on the SGT Label, THE BEATLES "Abbey Road...Re: Tracks (New Remix - Remaster 2012):
CD ONE: -RECONSTRUCTION TRACKS- 01. Come Together / 02. Something / 03. Maxwell's Silver Hammer / 04. Oh! Darling /05. Octopus's Garden / 06. I Want You (She's So Heavy) / 07. Here Comes The Sun / 08. Because /09. You Never Give Me Your Money / 10. Sun King / 11. Mean Mr. Mustard / 12. Polythene Pam/13. She Came In Throught The Bathroom Window / 14. Golden Slumbers / 15. Carry That Weight / 16. The End / 17. Her Majesty-INSTRUMENTAL TRACKS- 18. Come Together / 19. Something / 20. Maxwell's Silver Hammer / 21. Oh! Darling /22. Octopus's Garden / 23. I Want You (She's So Heavy)CD TWO: -INSTRUMENTAL TRACKS- 01. Here Comes The Sun / 02. Because / 03. You Never Give Me Your Money / 04. Sun King/05. Mean Mr. Mustard / 06. Polythene Pam / 07. She Came In Throught The Bathroom Window / 08. Golden Slumbers /09. Carry That Weight / 10. The End / 11. Her Majesty-MAIN VOCAL TRACKS- 12. Come Together / 13. Something / 14. Maxwell's Silver Hammer / 15. Oh! Darling /16. Octopus's Garden / 17. I Want You (She's So Heavy) / 18. Here Comes The Sun / 19. Because /20. You Never Give Me Your Money / 21. Sun King / 22. Mean Mr. Mustard / 23. Polythene Pam /24. She Came In Throught The Bathroom Window / 25. Golden Slumbers / 26. Carry That Weight / 27. The End / 28. Her Majesty+ 29. Abbey Road Recording Session
...and that's the scoop, and February wrap..thanks for stopping by!
Svengi, February 28, 2012