...New from presses of the Wonderland Records production line is THE ROLLING STONES "Cosmic Christmas" 4LP/3CD set containing all of those trippy sessions from Olympic Studios in London circa 1967...
...A personal pick of the week from Wardour is RORY GALLAGHER "In Concert" 2CD set that features his Golders Green performance at The Hippodrome in London on February 1, 1973 as recorded by BBC radio - transterred directly from the BBC transcription discs...the initial sets arrive with the bonus DVD-R, "Paris 1971", a priceless, 43-minute proshot video o his April 30, 1971 show at L'Olympia in Paris...
...Calm & Storm have a couple of new titles this week as they continue to leverage the Miracle Man audience tape archive...above is ROBERT PLANT "Stick To Pledge" 2CD that features a great recording from Shibuya Kokaido, Tokyo, Japan on February 19, 1984...the first 50 copies (numbered/stickered edition) come with the bonus Wardour 2CD "Treat Her Right" which was previously issued and features an alternate recording from the same concert...
...Finally, the second Calm & Storm set is a deluxe KING CRIMSON offering called, "Thunder Gate" 2CD feauring the Miracle Man effort from Asakusa International Theater, Tokyo, Japan on the 16th of December 1981...the set comes with replica tour program and event ticket, plus there's also a bonus DVD-R simply titled 'TV Compilation' containing various TV programs spanning 1972 through 1975, running about 101 minutes - here's the tracklisting:
MTV/IRS The Cutting Edge
1. Frippertronics & Robert Fripp interview in anechoic chamber
ABC TV US 1984
2. Sleepless 3. Man With an Open Heart 4. Heartbeat
OLD GREY WHISTLE TEST 18th March 1982
NIGHT FLIGHT US TV
6. Larks Tongues in Aspic Part One (Beat Club, Bremen 17th October 1972) 7. Frippertronics
FRIDAYS ABC TV 4th December 1981
8. Elephant Talk 9. Thela Hun Ginjeet
NIGHT FLIGHT US TV Central Park, NY 25th June 1973
10. Larks Tongues in Aspic Part Two 11. Easy Money
BAYERISCHEN RUNDFUNKS Alabamahalle, Munich, Germany 29th September 1982
12. Waiting Man 13. Matte Kudasai 14. Sheltering Sky 15. Neal and Jack and Me 16. Indiscipline
CONAN O'BRIEN US TV 14th November 1995
...and that's the wrap for this week!...Thanks for your patience and understanding if you encountered any of our 'down time' due to server and software maintenance this week, there are a couple of scheduled upgrades still to execute but any potential interruption should be minimal...have a great week!
Svengi, June 5, 2012