Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Bob Dylan – Oakland, CA (02/11/74)

Bob Dylan - Oakland, CA (02/11/74)

Bob Dylan (with the Band)
02-11-74, 2nd Show
Alameda County Coliseum
Oakland, CA
Soundboard Recording

Download: FLAC/MP3

As far as I can tell the two shows (afternoon and evening) have identical setlists.

2CDR (70min+53min)

Most Likely You Go Your Way
Lay Lady Lay
Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues
Rainy Day Women #12 & 35
It Ain’t Me Babe
Ballad Of A Thin Man
Stage Fright *
Night They Drove Old Dixie Down *
King Harvest *
When You Awake *
Up On Cripple Creek *
All Along The Watchtower
Ballad Of Hollis Brown
Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door
The Times They Are A-Changin’ (Solo)
Just Like A Woman (Solo)
Gates Of Eden (Solo)
Don’t Think Twice (Solo)
It’s Alright Ma (I’m Only Bleeding) (Solo)
Rag Mama Rag *
This Wheel’s On Fire *
The Shape I’m In *
The Weight *
Forever Young
Highway 61 Revisited
Like A Rolling Stone
Maggie’s Farm
Blowin’ In The Wind

* = Performed by The Band

Last live performance of Wedding Song

Source 1:
Early Show
Unknown LB#, if anyone wants to figure it out I’d appreciate it.

From the original uploader: very good turning excellent sound; cuts on d1t11 and d2t5 (Note: there is confusion between setlist sources on what is the evening and afternoon show – this is the same show previously circulated as the afternoon show)

Source 2:
Oakland Flood
Mostly Likely – Don’t Think Twice from Early Show, It’s Alright Ma – Blowin’ in the Wind from Late Show.

Manufacturer / Catalog No.
Main stream / MSBR 0016/17

This Japanese CD combines two excellent quality, superbly mixed soundboard recordings from the Feb.11, 1974 early and late shows, and
includes tracks performed by The Band as well. The performance, while fairly standard for 1974 in terms of the setlist, is excellent in execution. A surprisingly enjoyable set and, as with Paint The Daytime Black, a far better representation of 1974
than the official Before The Flood album.

Source 3:
Afternoon set only, does not include The Band only songs.

Lineage: Low Gen tape > CDR > EAC > Flac [lk aud set]

LosslessBob entry: LB-2708. upgrade over previous version since does not have the scratchiness sound; good sound [C+]. has small gaps between tracks; stray clap/noise t2 2:16, t3 3;23, small noise t13 1:33

Fix of LB-2708: Wave Repair 4.9.3 to fix micro gaps at indexes and leading/trailing silences > FLAC, sector align

Source 4:
Late Show Only
Lineage: Low Gen tape > CDR > EAC > Flac [lk aud set]

LosslessBob: LB-2709. sounds blarey and harsh when compared to pa tape; odd rumbling background noise on d2t2; good to very good sound [B-] has small gaps between tracks; noise d1t1 0:03

Fix of LB-2709: Wave Repair 4.9.3 to fix micro gaps or clicks/noises at indexes. Removed leading/trailing digital silences. Removed long gap between d2/t2-3. Removed noise d1t1 0:03. Left channel dropouts [not audible] unaltered on d1t2 at 1:50, 2:19 + d1t13 at 2:50 + d2t1 00:53, 1:00 + d2t13 at 3:27/30. Odd rumbling background noise on d2t2 is evidently analog flaw left unaltered. Note: The Shape I’m in (the Band) is listed as d2t8 in lk setlist text file but was not included in files > FLAC, sector align.

6 thoughts on “Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Bob Dylan – Oakland, CA (02/11/74)

  1. Welcome back music friend!

    You were truly missed!

    Hope you will have a good life in your new residence.

    Best wishes from Holland!


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