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This is not  a bootleg of the complete Beatles sessions. It is, however, a collection of a heck of a lot of them - a 62-disc set that contains literally days of alternate takes, banter, home recordings, and other Beatles miscellany. Enjoy.
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Topics: the beatles, rock, bootleg, compilation
A bootleg 'deluxe edition' of the Beatles' critically acclaimed (but a tad overrated) 1967 album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band . Five CDs, featuring studio and mono versions of session tracks, demos, and alternate mixes. DISC ONE - stereo/DISC TWO - mono single 1: Strawberry Fields Forever 2: Penny Lane Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band 3: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band 4: With A Little Help From My Friends 5: Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds 6: Getting Better 7: Fixing A Hole...
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Topics: the beatles, rock, bootleg, compilation, flac
Recordings of Independent Origin
by Nirvana
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Bootleg Nirvana stuff
Topics: Nirvana, Kurt Cobain, Krist Noveselic
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The debut performance of The Smile, the latest Radiohead-related project. A three piece band with Thom Yorke, Jonny Greenwood, and jazz drummer Tom Skinner, the band made their public debut as part of an online livestream to replace the 2021 Glastonbury Festival, things still not happening due to a certain global pandemic. An eight-song setlist, seven of which are new songs and one of which has been kicking around for a decade or so, which cover all of the ground they have with their main band....
Topics: the smile, radiohead, alternative rock, bootleg, mp4
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Thanks to the good people at Radiohub (in particular joebreslin), this is an archive featuring every* Radiohead song live, covering everything from the On a Friday days up to The King of Limbs . Track listing: Disc 1 - Pablo Honey You [1995-12-01 Stockholm, Sweden] Creep [ 1994-05-27 London, England ] How Do You? [ 1993-06-04 Göteborg, Sweden ] Stop Whispering [1995-12-01 Stockholm, Sweden] Thinking About You [1995-12-01 Stockholm, Sweden] Anyone Can Play Guitar [1995-11-06 Cambridge, England]...
Topics: radiohead, art rock, bootleg, compilation, flac
This album is a collection of alternate versions and mixes as well as a collection of Ziggy Stardust era live tracks. The album was released in a limited edition and is very rare.
Topic: David Bowie
Recordings of Independent Origin
by R.E.M.
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A massive archive of R.E.M. rarities, featuring basically every non-album track from 1981 to 2004 - B-sides, compilation appearances, fan club singles, etc., etc.. Unfortunately the source I got this from wasn't tagged, so everything's just listed as 'Track 1', 'Track 2', etc. I did  copy across a .txt from another source (that I, for some reason, couldn't get any of the .flac files from), so at some point in the future I'll edit this upload and add the stuff - maybe, there's a lot of it here...
Topics: r.e.m., alternative rock, bootleg
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Audio of The Smile's debut performance, a Yorke/Greenwood/Skinner trio at Worthy Farm for a festival live stream that kinda bunged up . Seven totally new songs and one sort-of-new one that offer hints of what's next, but raise more questions than answers - isn't that just the way we like it though? This is the direct rip from the video , so the audio quality is as good as it can get even though the FLACs will be lossy-sourced. Track listing: [intro] Skating on the Surface [Radiohead song?] The...
Topics: the smile, radiohead, alternative rock, bootleg, flac
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An eight-CD box set from Godfather Records, capturing four pivotal shows in Pink Floyd history: four consecutive nights at the Rainbow Theatre in February 1972, the first time they officially presented their new work The Dark Side of the Moon  to audiences. All shows are captured here, which start with an early version of that album in full before an hour-long encore of other tracks features. Have fun looking at all the subtle differences between songs each day, and see a band on the verge of...
Topics: pink floyd, progressive rock, bootleg, flac
Recordings of Independent Origin
by David Bowie
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To those of you keeping up with all of the uploads for the Hunky Geordie tapes, and you want to be able to put everything in a folder like I have - here's the empty folder structure for you all. Also some details on what you'll be getting!
Topics: the hunky geordie tapes, david bowie, rock, bootleg, flac
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A ten-CD compilation including five Pink Floyd shows from pivotal years in their development, 1970 through to 1974. All decent recordings for the era, they contain plenty of takes of songs from A Saucerful of Secrets  up to Animals , and give a good mix of the Floyd's work. Discs 1 and 2: 1970-03-14 Meistersinger Halle, Nürnberg, West Germany Astronomy Domine Careful with That Axe, Eugene Cymbaline A Saucerful of Secrets Embryo Interstellar Overdrive Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun...
Topics: pink floyd, progressive rock, bootleg, flac
Recordings of Independent Origin
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The earliest bootleg recording in R.E.M.'s history, less than two months after their first ever performance. Note I've never uploaded .shn files before, so hopefully it works. Track listing: Baby I Route 66 [Bobby Troup cover] Scheherazade [Nikolay Rimsky-Koraskov cover] Lisa Says [The Velvet Underground cover] Mystery to Me Chappaquiddick All the Right Friends A Girl Like You [The Young Rascals cover] Dangerous Times [Cher cover] Mediocrity Shakin' All Over [Johnny Kidd and the Pirates cover]...
Topics: r.e.m., alternative rock, bootleg
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No interviews at the end unlike another bootleg floating about.
Topics: beatles, 1966, rock, live, music, japan
Elektra sound studios session, February 9, 1969, Jomo and the smoothies, jam session, June, 1971+Extra poems (432 Hz).
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Topics: Poetry, lyrics singed & Others
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A monster box set (six parts, fifteen CDs, 102 songs, 14 hours) taking in a host of excellent live shows from Led Zeppelin's career, showcasing them from the bluesy quartet playing stolen songs in small venues to the hard rocking icons playing stolen songs in huge stadiums. The music still rules though. Track listing [many of these songs are covers, which I haven't labelled because a) formatting and b) how can you tell?]: Zep '69 The Train Kept A-Rollin' [1969-08-31 Lewisville] I Can't Quit You...
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Topics: led zeppelin, hard rock, bootleg, flac
Recordings of Independent Origin
by curtis8516
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This entire set was taken from a LaserDisc rip and has been segued, tweak and remastered by me. I have also added the album title name along with cover art. This has never been released officially and the video sources (VHS/Betamax/LaserDisc) are long out of print.
Topics: prince, lovesexy, live, 1988, remastered
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A 7xCD bootleg (that I guess might be by the same people as the Secrets to Be Told  box set for Radiohead) taking into account an impressive variety of demos, live tracks, and other rarities from the Smashing Pumpkins' initial 12-year run. One CD for each album era, plus another to capture the loose ends that didn't quite make it in. Track listing: Disc 1 - From Chicago, Illinois... (1988-1990) Egg [Reel Time demo, 1989] East (alternate) [Reel Time demo, 1989] Rhinoceros (early, organ) [Reel...
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Topics: the smashing pumpkins, alternative rock, bootleg, flac
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The full Mike Millard recording of Led Zeppelin's first night of six at the Forum - infamous as the Listen to This, Eddie  vinyl bootleg. This version, taken straight from his master tape, captures the full three-hour show in stunning quality for a set from 1977, and an aggressive, fiery performance. Track listing: The Song Remains The Same Sick Again [with 'The Rover' intro] Nobody's Fault But Mine [Blind Willie Johnson cover] Over the Hills and Far Away Since I've Been Loving You No Quarter...
Topics: led zeppelin, hard rock, bootleg, flac
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Village recorder session, (December 8, 1970)+Extras. New collection of poems created by jim morrison, this session was made in L.A. in the village recorder studio; James´s 27th birthday, wonderful day for all!.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Poetry, lyrics singed & Others
Recordings of Independent Origin
by Nirvana
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A bootleg compilation of Nirvana studio sessions, claiming to contain every then-surfaced recording that hadn't been officially released. Track listing: Montage of Heck [Short] Love Buzz Floyd the Barber Downer Mexican Seafood Spank Thru Hairspray Queen Pen Cap Chew Spank Thru Mr. Moustache Blew Sifting [instrumental version] Sappy [unknown song] [unknown instrumental] Escalator to Hell Love Buzz About a Girl Polly Spank Thru Immodium [early title for 'Breed'] Lithium Sappy Oh, the Guilt...
Topics: nirvana, punk rock, bootleg
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by The Smashing Pumpkins
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A 5xCD compilation assembled by Billy Corgan in ~1994, featuring live covers, offcuts, stage banter, early demos, and other shenanigans. Originally given to friends of the band, D'arcy Wretzky's copy was stolen and partially leaked in 1995, before a full version appeared on the Internet in the early 2000s. Track listing: CD1 Happy Fucking Valentines Tristessa [live 92] There It Goes [demo 88] With You [demo 89] Jesus Loves His Babies [outtake 91] Stray Cat Blues [Rolling Stones; live 90] Snail...
Topics: smashing pumpkins, alternative rock, compilation, bootleg, flac
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A six-DVD bootleg compilation covering the first six albums of Radiohead's career, taking in interviews and live broadcasts from a wide variety of sources. There's literal days of video in here, so enjoy (once it's all uploaded). EDIT: Discs 3-6 are uploaded in full, with 1 and 2 partial (my internet crapped out in the middle of the uploads, so they're not all up yet). I'll wait for it all to derive, then delete and reupload those portions.
Topics: radiohead, art rock, bootleg, video
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by Nine Inch Nails
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Another one of NotinCnStopMeNow's compilations (we've almost finished, we promise!), taking in everything from the 2009 tours - NIN's most expansive and wide-reaching ever, with ninety different songs being played - including tons of deep cuts, everything off The Downward Spiral , and plenty of covers with special guests. Track listing: Mr. Self Destruct [Album Version] [ 2009-08-23 New York City, New York ] Piggy [2009-06-30 Berlin, Germany] Heresy [2009-09-02 Los Angeles, California] March of...
Topics: nine inch nails, industrial rock, bootleg, compilation, flac
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This is the officially released full-length and and very rare promo. Do not confuse it with the EP nor the bootleg. They're all different releases.
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Topic: 50 Cent
Recordings of Independent Origin
by The Beatles
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Full Bootleg
Topics: Music, The Beatles, Bootleg
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A truly ridiculous show from the European leg of the Nevermind  tour, with more cover songs and rarities than you could think of. Kurt ran out with a plate of fruit salad before the show, throwing at the audience; they played a very loose jam on the Doors song 'The End'; they invited audience members up on stage to dance; and Dave keeps singing about waffles - well, it is  Belgium... All the photos I put in the folder are from livenirvana.com's page for this show; go give them a look....
Topics: nirvana, punk rock, bootleg, flac
A strong recording from the Serious Moonlight tour, the first of three nights at Madison Square Garden on his return to New York City. Bowie's in a good mood, 'Red Sails' pops up in the setlist, and there's a capture of being there  in all the right ways (the audience is there, but not overpowering). Track listing: ['The Jean Genie' intro] Star "Heroes" What in the World Golden Years Fashion Let's Dance Red Sails Breaking Glass Life on Mars? Sorrow [McCoys cover] Cat People (Putting...
Topics: david bowie, new wave, bootleg, flac
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This bootleg DVD was created by DCMA. Original thread: https://www.reddit.com/r/Nirvana/comments/3r0uxa/ltso_iii_bleach_era/
Topics: nirvana, live, bootleg, in utero, 1993
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R.E.M. finished the European tour for Up , played mostly at festivals, with their maiden performance in Slovenia. It's a pretty dark room, but the audience taper at the back had a lot  of good zooms on the band members and captures a strong setlist - 'Pretty Persuasion' is a pretty notable tour rarity on its own, but there's also the first 'Stand' in a decade! Setlist: Lotus What's the Frequency, Kenneth? So Fast, So Numb Suspicion [cuts out] Stand [first performance since 1989] Fall on Me The...
Topics: r.e.m., alternative rock, bootleg, dvd
R.E.M.'s first show in Kansas City since 1995, and to make up for the delay they play one of the craziest setlists of the whole In Time  tour. Requests for songs from their website are played in huge amounts, giving us insane tour rarities - 'Star 69' as opener , going all the way back to 1982 for 'Gardening at Night', three straight Reveal  songs in the set, and plenty of lesser-heralded highlights. They're evidently having so much fun that they throw 'Country Feedback' into the encore on...
Topics: r.e.m., alternative rock, bootleg, flac
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by Bob Marley and The Wailers
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This is the Late Show (10 pm).  If I had to guess, I'd say it was an FM broadcast, but I can't find anything that can confirm this, so I'll go with a soundboard recording... This is from the Survival Tour . SBD > ? > ? > Cassette Cassette (? gen.) > Nakamichi DR-2 > Tascam DA-P1 > RME Hammerfall 9652 > Sound Forge > CDR > FLAC Intro Positive Vibration Wake Up and Live I Shot the Sheriff Them Belly Full Concrete Jungle Ambush in the Night Running Away > Crazy...
Topic: Live concert
Recordings of Independent Origin
by Steely Dan
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Lost Gaucho Restored is a project worked on by John Conquest (aka Sir Mix-A-Lot Rare Music on YouTube) that aims to restore the bad quality bootlegs from the album Gaucho by Steely Dan. This is a collection of what I've restored so far.  While there's still specific things that I don't have the know-how for to fix, and will update and upload the files to this collection when I do. I ask that if you have any information on the source of these, including physical copies, let me know in the...
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Topics: Steely Dan, Gaucho, Restoration, Bootleg, Demo
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by Pink Floyd, Zolcaro
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An infamous bootleg, long-lost and regarded as a "holy grail" by some within Floyd fandom. A fan re-edit of "the Wall" and "The Final Cut" to produce an epic, thematically cohesive work. Made by Zolcaro Productions. Disk 1 of 2 in this item. FLAC and MP3.
Topics: Pink Floyd, The Final Cut In The Wall, Zolcaro
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The last of five shows in New York to 'tour' for The Wall , a 24/96 recording here with astonishingly good audio quality and some hard hitting performances before they took a few months off to prepare for the London shows (and get over hating each other). Track listing: [introduction] In the Flesh? The Thin Ice Another Brick in the Wall (Part 1) The Happiest Days of Our Lives Another Brick in the Wall (Part 2) Mother Goodbye Blue Sky Empty Spaces What Shall We Do Now? Young Lust One of My Turns...
Topics: pink floyd, progressive rock, bootleg, 24-bit flac
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Same as the one Bmaster78 posted except it's a PAL release of the DVD. I think there might be some minor differences. Source: https://rutracker.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=3088025
Topics: linkin park, dvd, bootleg, release, live in texas, european
The Hamilton Pub Performance Archives
The Hamilton Pub Performance Archives
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Headliners at the famous Forum, which is one of the peaks an American band can reach. Average recording, and a typical setlist for the last leg of the tour, but the highlight comes in the encore when Fleetwood Mac guitarist Lindsey Buckingham guests on 'Everybody Hurts'. Track listing: I Took Your Name [cuts in] What's the Frequency, Kenneth? Crush with Eyeliner Drive [alternate version] Try Not to Breathe Binky the Doormat The Wake-Up Bomb Losing My Religion Bang and Blame Undertow Strange...
Topics: r.e.m., lindsey buckingham, alternative rock, bootleg, flac
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by curtis8516
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This is the famous '1984 Birthday Show' which is from the soundboard. The source I took this from had numerous glitches (pops/bangs/noise residue from the venue) which I have tried to fix. There has also been a lot of 'quiet' sections such as audience cheering and gaps between songs. Some lasted at least 3 or 4 minutes, so they have all been edited out, creating a fully seamless live set. Also included is my own artwork, going on the Purple Rain album cover vibe. To this day, it is unreleased,...
Topics: prince, and, the, revolution, live, 1984, birthday, show, remastered
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A fan assembled compilation of (mostly) excellent recordings and performances from (mostly) 1983, when R.E.M. released their first album Murmur  on their way to take over the world. Basically every song they played here features on this 3xCD compilation, the first of which shares much of its source with the official release on Murmur 's 25th anniversary and the last two of which show just how many covers they made. Track listing: Disc 1 Wolves, Lower [1983-07-09 Toronto, Canada] Moral...
Topics: r.e.m., alternative rock, bootleg, flac
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by Nine Inch Nails
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Okay, this one is going to be massive . NotinCnStopMeNow has been making bootleg compilations of NIN's live tracks since the early 2000s, and this one, which came out earlier this year, is the motherlode: every song performed live, from 1988 to 2018, with alternate versions included. They've split them into eleven 'sets' if you need to take a break (and we recommend you do, the whole thing is almost sixteen hours long), as such: 1-20, 21-39, 40-59, 60-79, 80-99, 100-119, 120-136, 137-155,...
Topics: nine inch nails, industrial rock, bootleg, compilation, flac
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An excellent audience recording from the In the Flesh tour, with Pink Floyd playing through Animals  (in a slightly different order) and Wish You Were Here to an enthralled Californian audience. The performance is great, and they end the encore with a real treat - the only performance of 'Careful with That Axe, Eugene' for the tour, and the only time since 1974! Track listing: Sheep Pigs on the Wing 1 Dogs Pigs on the Wing 2 Pigs (Three Different Ones) Shine On You Crazy Diamond (Parts I-IV)...
Topics: pink floyd, progressive rock, bootleg, flac
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Pressed as a 2xLP bootleg ( Live at the Funeral Party ) soon after the show, this is a set from the Picture Tour that includes seven of the eight songs off Faith  and a good selection of others. Encores missing and there's a high amount of hiss when the songs aren't playing, but it's a pretty good recording otherwise. Track listing: The Holy Hour In Your House The Drowning Man 10:15 Saturday Night Accuracy The Funeral Party  M Primary Other Voices All Cats are Grey Three Imaginary Boys At...
Topics: the cure, gothic rock, bootleg, flac
I've uploaded the previous night from another source, but the second MSG show on the Serious Moonlight tour opens volume 13 of the Hunky Geordie Tapes. This is sadly a much worse recording - some speed issues fixed, but lots of hiss, a few cuts, and crowd noise (lots of shouts for one person to sit the fuck down) - but it does swap out the previous night's 'Red Sails' for a cover of The Who in the encore. Track listing: ['The Jean Genie' intro] Star "Heroes" What in the World Golden...
Topics: the hunky geordie tapes, the hunky geordie tapes (volume 13), david bowie, new wave, bootleg, flac
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Coming back east from Adelaide, Bowie and band played a two and a half hour set (the longest of the Australian tour) at Rod Laver Arena in late February 2004. Very good recording and a fun setlist, lots of banter. Track listing: Rebel Rebel New Killer Star Fame Cactus [Pixies cover] Reality All the Young Dudes China Girl [Iggy Pop cover] Hang On to Yourself The Loneliest Guy The Man Who Sold the World Pablo Picasso [Modern Lovers cover] Hallo Spaceboy Sunday Heathen (The Rays) [band...
Topics: david bowie, rock, bootleg, flac
Recordings of Independent Origin
by The Simpsons
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Chinese bootleg of The Simpsons movie. Turn on the english subtitles for extra laughs
Topics: The Simpsons, Movie, The Simpsons Movie, 2008
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The dust had barely settled on the groundbreaking Kid A , soon to be acclaimed as an all-time masterwork and a paradigm-shifting album, when Radiohead announced the impending release of their fifth album, Amnesiac . They had half a dozen songs left over from the 2000 tour, plus more that they hadn't replicated live (unsurprising, considering the studio complexity that went into the album - the only two Radiohead LP tracks yet to be played live are both from Amnesiac ), and a new album was a...
Topics: radiohead, art rock, bootleg, flac, compilation
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no information known on any of the tracks. all music taken from 5 different cdrs and rearranged to try and give it some flow.  no copyright infringement intended.  posted for the fans.
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Topics: black, crowes, live, bootleg
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by Pink Floyd
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Pink Floyd - The Film 1982 From a fan, for the fans, Shine On http://www.pf-roio.de/roio/roio-cd/the_film.cd.html
Topic: Pink Floyd Film Wall
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by The Velvet Underground
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Someone's lovingly assembled 2CD boot of varying (high-quality!) Velvet Underground live cuts, taking into account a fair bit of their range from almost all-audience tapes. Track listing: Guess I'm Falling in Love [1967-04 New York City] I'm Waiting for the Man [1969-01-29 Cleveland] That's the Story of My Life [1968-04-10 Cleveland] I'm Gonna Move Right In [1969-01-10 Boston] What Goes On [1969-10-19 Dallas] I'm Set Free [1969-10-19 Dallas] Beginning to See the Light [1969-10-19 Dallas] Ocean...
Topics: the velvet underground, art rock, bootleg, flac
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Rare bootleg w/unreleased 2pac
Topic: 2pac
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Twin Cities set on the first North American tour leg, shortly after getting back into the swing of things. 'Monty Got a Raw Deal', an early 'Undertow', and some songs a little out of place highlight this show, an average recording that is missing two songs (one is tapped in from another source, see the .txt). Track listing: I Took Your Name What's the Frequency, Kenneth? [1995-09-09 Thunderdome, Tampa, Florida] Near Wild Heaven Monty Got a Raw Deal Crush with Eyeliner Try Not to Breathe Strange...
Topics: r.e.m., alternative rock, bootleg, flac
The last month of the Ziggy Stardust  tour, with Bowie and the Spiders cruising up and down Great Britain. This is a pretty muddy recording from Worcester, but it's a frenetic performance and it features as many songs from the upcoming Aladdin Sane  as it does from Ziggy . Track listing: Hang On to Yourself [cuts in] Ziggy Stardust Watch That Man Wild Eyed Boy From Freecloud All the Young Dudes Oh! You Pretty Things Moonage Daydream Changes Space Oddity The Jean Genie Time The Width of a...
Topics: the hunky geordie tapes, the hunky geordie tapes (volume 13), david bowie, glam rock, bootleg, flac
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A quick jump north of the border to finish a run of four shows in the PNW. A very good recording, the setlist has a few tour rarities like 'Good Advices' and 'Underneath the Bunker' alongside all of the encore covers and teases we're used to on this tour. Great show. Track listing: Stand The One I Love So. Central Rain [with 'Red Rain' outro] Turn You Inside-Out Belong Exhuming McCarthy Good Advices These Days Orange Crush [with 'Be All That You Can Be' intro] Feeling Gravitys Pull Time After...
Topics: r.e.m., alternative rock, bootleg, flac
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Rare Kiss The Stone bootleg
Topics: Guns N Roses, KTS, Kiss The Stone, GNR
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A high quality portion of early Wire, a show from their 1978 tour where they spread their thin post-punk around the UK. Very involved audience! Track listing: Indirect Enquiries Lowdown Men 2nd On Returning Being Sucked in Again [cuts out] 1 and 4 from 154 ; 2 from Pink Flag ; 3 and 5 from Chairs Missing .
Topics: wire, post-punk, bootleg, flac
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The oldest complete Pink Floyd recording (that hasn't later been officially released), the last of three nights at the Star Club in their student days. All songs performed (except 'Astronomy Domine') are quite rare, with 'One in a Million''s only performance being at this show. It's not a great  tape, but it's understandable considering the age, and two different versions are included here - one that's only been pitch corrected, and another that's an attempted remaster. Setlist: Reaction in G...
Topics: pink floyd, psychedelic rock, bootleg, 24-bit flac
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A bootleg recording of Queen from the tour for A Night at the Opera . Has been released in the past as a CD, which is presumably where this is extracted from. Track listing: Bohemian Rhapsody [prerecorded opera section / rock section] Ogre Battle Sweet Lady White Queen Flick of the Wrist Bohemian Rhapsody [verses] Killer Queen The March of the Black Queen Bohemian Rhapsody [reprise] Bring Back That Leroy Brown Brighton Rock Son and Daughter The Prophet's Song Stone Cold Crazy Doing All Right...
Topics: queen, rock, bootleg
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A good quality audience recording from one of Pink Floyd's few 1974 shows, a highly transitional period for the band - three new lengthy pieces were premiered during the year, being further developed released over the band's next few albums; they then followed this up with a sequential performance of The Dark Side of the Moon  and an encore of the much-loved 'Echoes'. Track listing: [tuning] Shine On You Crazy Diamond (Parts I-IX) Raving and Drooling [early 'Sheep'] [tuning] You've Got to Be...
Topics: pink floyd, progressive rock, bootleg, flac
Recordings of Independent Origin
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Rare bootleg w/a lot of unreleased 2pac
Topic: 2pac
A good recording from the reasonably sized city in northern Italy, on the late 1995 European tour that some could argue is Radiohead's peak as a live band. Eleven songs from The Bends , including 'Black Star' by audience request, as well as a few Pablo Honey throwbacks, a stunning early 'Lucky', and the much loved 'Man of War'. Track listing: The Bends Bones Anyone Can Play Guitar Bullet Proof..I Wish I Was High and Dry Lucky Creep Man of War Planet Telex (Nice Dream) You My Iron Lung Just Blow...
Topics: radiohead, alternative rock, bootleg, shn
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by The Beatles
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Bull Bootleg
Topic: The Beatles
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Different copy of songs and demos from Gaucho than the "Lost Gaucho" bootleg that is more untouched than other copies out there.
Topics: Steely Dan, Bootleg, Demo, Gaucho
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Coming in from Brisbane, David Bowie's first night in Sydney since 1987. Sydney's a city he has a long association with (owning property here, recording albums, playing week-long residencies) and he makes regular mention of it in his audience banter, intermixed with a great setlist. Amazing recording too, despite the notes that the taper would have you believe about a pest standing near them. Track listing: [intro] Rebel Rebel New Killer Star Reality Fame Cactus [Pixies cover] 5:15 The Angels...
Topics: david bowie, rock, bootleg, flac
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Selected live recordings edited to flow as imaginary idealized setlists.  Six volumes, each running 80-90 minutes. No songs are repeated.   
Topics: indie rock, fan compilation, yo la tengo
The fourth last show of the North American tour for Let's Dance , the night before the Serious Moonlight  concert film was recorded at the same venue. Average recording of a good performance, typical tour setlist. Track listing: [introduction] Look Back in Anger "Heroes" What in the World Golden Years Fashion Let's Dance Red Sails Breaking Glass Life on Mars? Sorrow [McCoys cover] Cat People (Putting Out Fire) China Girl [Iggy Pop cover] Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps) Rebel Rebel...
Topics: the hunky geordie tapes, the hunky geordie tapes (volume 11), david bowie, new wave, bootleg, flac
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Performing at Bumbershoot 2003, the last act on the fourth day after Modest Mouse, Donovan, Evanesence, and Wilco had played earlier - another strong setlist from the In Time  tour where they go towards 'best of' rather than 'greatest hits'. High quality recording, featuring one of just two performances of 'New Test Leper' for the tour. Track listing: [intro] Begin the Begin Finest Worksong Maps and Legends Drive Animal Fall on Me Bad Day Daysleeper Exhuming McCarthy Electrolite New Test Leper...
Topics: r.e.m., alternative rock, bootleg, flac
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A new (superior!) source of Radiohead's second Osaka show for 2001. Pretty good recording, the final performance to date of 'Permanent Daylight', and an epic second encore where they take Krautrock cover 'The Thief' into 'The Tourist'. Track listing: [intro] The National Anthem [with 'Hunting Bears' outro] Morning Bell Lucky Karma Police In Limbo My Iron Lung Climbing Up the Walls Exit Music (for a Film) No Surprises Dollars and Cents Fake Plastic Trees I Might Be Wrong Pyramid Song Paranoid...
Topics: radiohead, art rock, bootleg, shn
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Not technically a bootleg, but a basically unavailable tape from the Icelandic post-punk outfit. Lots of gloomy noise and squawking saxophone, with the powerful voice of an 18yo Bjørk (as she credited herself at the time!) on full display. Track listing [some doubt on names]: Seagull Open the Window and Let the Spirit Fly Free Gibraltar (Copy thy neighbour) France (A Mutual Thrill) Greece (Just By The Book) The Spire Anna Dismembered Aegean (Vials of Wrath) Holland (Latent) Pökn (Fyrir...
Topics: kukl, björk, bootleg, post-punk, flac
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by The Beatles
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Full Bootleg
Topic: The Beatles
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The Melbourne show from Led Zeppelin's only Australian tour, performing at the outdoor tennis courts of Kooyong Stadium. The set's one of the shortest of the tour, and abbreviated a little more than expected due to rain, but it's a fiery two hours complete with a nice acoustic set and a pretty jovial Robert Plant throughout. Track listing: [intro] Immigrant Song Heartbreaker [with 'The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy)' tease] Black Dog Since I've Been Loving You Stairway to Heaven Going...
Topics: led zeppelin, hard rock, bootleg, flac
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by Pink Floyd, Zolcaro
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An infamous bootleg, long-lost and regarded as a "holy grail" by some within Floyd fandom. A fan re-edit of "The Wall" and "The Final Cut" to produce an epic, thematically cohesive work. Made by Zolcaro Productions. Disk 2 of 2 in this item. FLAC and MP3.
Topics: Pink Floyd, The Final Cut In The Wall, Zolcaro
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Def Leppard - 1988-03-04 - Stockholm, Sweden - Isstadion (FLAC)
Topics: Def Leppard, Concert, Live, Hysteria, Bootleg
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by The Beatles
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Full Bootleg
Topics: The Beatles, Music
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Performing on a field below a beautiful Scottish castle, the first of three nights on the Up  tour catches a great setlist with 'Half a World Away' as a tour rarity. Average mono recording, not helped by the weather present throughout the set. Track listing: Lotus What's the Frequency, Kenneth? The Wake-Up Bomb Suspicion Daysleeper Electrolite The Apologist Half a World Away Everybody Hurts Sweetness Follows The Great Beyond The One I Love At My Most Beautiful Find the River Losing My Religion...
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Topics: r.e.m., alternative rock, bootleg, flac
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by Rocky Horror Show
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The Rocky Horror Show - Live at the Belasco Theatre, New York 3-14-75 This is a live recording made on March 14th, 1975 of the (very short-lived) Rocky Horror Show's original run at the Belasco Theatre on Broadway. It was taken from a 1/4" reel-to-reel tape kept by one of the sound engineers at the Belasco. This source is the same source that was used on The Website "The Musical World Of Rocky Horror" however...... This is a new rip from the Original Wav files, Completely...
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Topics: Rocky Horror Show, Reel-to-Reel