Neil Young – Biarritz, France (07/18/13)

Neil Young and Crazy Horse
BIG festival
Stade Aguilera
18 july 2013

Download FLAC: Amazon Drive

SM aud master.

I first found the ultimate place to record the bands (close to the stage under the right suspended PA) but after hours, my wife had a short dizzy turn due to crowd immersion and extremely loud basses delivered by the Gary Clark band. So we had to move to fresh air. When i wanted to join this position again it was impossible and i had to stand 15/20 meters from stage still facing right PA. It was very uncomfortable to be surrounded by the crowd with a lot of people movement, (mainly by very talkative Spanish people – don’t insult me, i really love Spanish guys, but just not when they are drunk at a C Horse show -).
Some were fair when i explained i planned to record the show (i promised to share it with them if they don’t shout) but others did not; it’s not a sin to celebrate the Horse.

By chance, we can hear chating around the mics only during the quiets songs and not throughout.
Finally, only Blowin’ in he wind suffered from this bad treatment and it’s a very unjoyable recording.

The show was classic considering this European tour setlists, except for a double second solo on Powderfinger and Human highway.

2 x AT 831 mics connected to 2 x AT 8531 power modules, to R05 (24/48).
Downsampled 16/44 wav tracks to PC, Audacity (volume, a bit of EQ, tracks), FLAC (TLH).

  1. Love And Only Love
  2. Powderfinger
  3. Psychedelic Pill
  4. Walk Like A Giant
  5. No rain interlude
  6. Hole In The Sky
  7. Heart Of Gold
  8. Human Highway
  9. Blowin’ In The Wind
  10. Singer Without A Song
  11. Ramada Inn
  12. Sedan Delivery
  13. Surfer Joe And Moe The Sleaze
  14. Rockin’ In The Free World
  15. Audience for encore
  16. Mr. Soul
  17. Hey Hey, My My (Into The Black)
  18. Crazy Horse salute and audience

Samples in comments.

Ul by letsgo on july 2013

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