Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Jerry Garcia & Merl Saunders – Santa Monica, CA (05/23/73)

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Garcia & Saunders
The Ash Grove
Santa Monica, CA
5/23/73 Late Show

Download: FLAC/MP3

This is flac encoded & tagged version of shnid: 9587
MAR (Taped by Night Crew, Sony ECM-22Ps > Sony 770) > 2R > playback on Akai GX-4000D > A/D using an ART DI/O into an Egosys Waverterminal 2496 digital sound card > HHb 800 master CD > one or two CD gens > HP 9350i extraction using EAC (v0.9 beta 4) > tracking using CD Wave (v1.6) > sector boundary verification using shntool (v1.01) > .shn encoding using mkwACT (v0.97 beta 1). A > D by David Minches, CD > SHN by Joe Jupille.

Single Disc (6) 69:12
1. //It Takes a Lot to Laugh It Takes a Train to Cry [7:30#] [1:07]
2. Expressway [11:33] [1:45]
3. Money Honey [6:21] [2:18]
4. Little Bit of //Righteousness [18:39#] [1:52]
5. Like a Road [10:33] [0:15]
6. That’s Alright Mama [6:53] [0:23]

d1t01 Train to Cry cuts in, not much missing
d1t04 Little Bit of Righteousness brief cut/splice @ 17:29

Note added 8/16/2008 (jj):
– The d2t04 instrumental is “Little Bit of Righteousness”, from the Merl Saunders release Keepers. It had previously been listed as “I Can’t Keep From Cryin’ Sometimes”.

Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Jerry Garcia & Merl Saunders – Palo Alto, CA (05/05/73)

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Jerry Garcia and Merl Saunders
May 5, 1973
Homer’s Warehouse
Palo Alto, CA

Download: FLAC/MP3

MSR>DAT3x>Delta Dio 2496 soundcard>Soundforge>Flac

CD #1 (Set #1)
Hi-Heel Sneakers
Honey Chile
Here There And Everywhere >
Jam >
Are You Lonely For Me, Baby? >
After Midnight
I Second That Emotion

CD #2 (Set #2)
It Takes A Lot To Laugh, It Takes A Train To Cry
Night They Drove Old Dixie Down >
How Sweet It Is

This is the complete show.
There is a unavoidable splice at 43 seconds into It Takes A Lot To Laugh
Expressway fades out due to a reel change

Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Jerry Garcia & Merl Saunders – Palo Alto, CA (05/04/73)

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Jerry Garcia/Merl Saunders
Homer’s Warehouse
Palo Alto, CA

Download: FLAC/MP3

MSR>DAT3x>Delta DIO 2496>Soundforge>wav>flac
There are some imperfections that seem to be from the master reels.No adjustments made.

This is a tagged version of shnid: 31283

Disk 1 (Set 1)
That’s The Touch I Like
Instrumental >
After Midnight >
It’s No Use
That’s All Right, Mama

Disk 2 (Set 2)
It Takes A Lot To Laugh, It Takes A Train To Cry
Honey Chile
Lonely Avenue
Soul Roach
Georgia On My Mind
The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
How Sweet It Is

Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Bob Dylan – Allentown, PA (07/12/89)

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Bob Dylan
12 July 1989
Allentown Fairgrounds
Allentown, Pennsylvania

Download: FLAC/MP3


SOURCE : AUD recording of unknown generation
LINEAGE : ? > shns > me > you
NOTES : version “a”; sound upgrade over previous version; it does not have as much hiss and has better sound and is from a different taper; background talking d1t1, d1t8, d1t10, d1t12; very good sound [B+]; digi-pop d1t3 1:56

TRACKLIST [1:18:58]
1. Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I’ll Go Mine)
2. Forever Young
3. All Along TheWatchtower
4. Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35
5. Ballad Of A Thin Man
6. Highway 61 Revisited
7. It Ain’t Me, Babe (acoustic)
8. It’s Alright, Ma (I’m Only Bleeding) (acoustic)
9. Blowin’ In The Wind (acoustic)
10. Silvio
11. I Shall Be Released
12. Like A Rolling Stone
13. Mr. Tambourine Man (acoustic)
14. Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door (acoustic->electric)
15. Maggie’s Farm

Note. First performance of Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35 during The Never-Ending Tour.

Concert # 101 of The Never-Ending Tour. Concert # 9 of the 1989 USA Summer Tour.

Concert # 23 with the second Never-Ending Tour Band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).


Upgrade Bonanza: Jackson Browne – New Orleans, LA (03/02/75)

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Jackson Browne
New Orleans
Tulane University

Download: FLAC/MP3

Soundboard Recording

01 – I Am a Child (4:03)
02 – Rock Me On the Water (5:42)
03 – Morning Dew (3:06)
04 – Take It Easy (3:04)
05 – Lady of the Well (5:08)
06 – For a Dancer (5:58)
07 – Ready or Not (4:42)
08 – Fountain of Sorrow (7:23)
09 – Crystal Ball story (1:43)
10 – For Everyman (6:19)
11 – Introductions (2:00)
12 – Walkin’ Slow (4:00)
13 – Doctor My Eyes (4:18)
14 – These Days (3:40)
15 – The Road & the Sky (7:11)
16 – Before the Deluge (8:46)

Jackson Browne
David Lindley – guitars, “fiddle”
Larry Zack – drums
Dennis Kavourik – bass
Wayne Cook – piano
Herb Peterson – banjo
Chris Smith – pedal steel

Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Bob Dylan – Harrisburg, PA (07/11/89)

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Bob Dylan
Skyline Sports Complex
City Island
Harrisburg, PA

Download: FLAC/MP3

Sony ECM 959DT->Sony TCD-D10
DAT Master Transferred: Sony TCD-D8 >HHb CDR 800 PRO Via Analog i/o
CD Masters >FLAC (Level 8) Via xACT 2.25


Recorded By Phantom Power Productions, 50 Feet Back, Slightly Stage Left. Mic In Hat.
Transferred By OldNeumanntapr (DAT Master Was Borrowed For Transfer.)

Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I’ll Go Mine)
Forever Young
All Along The Watchtower
Gotta Serve Somebody
I’ll Be Your Baby Tonight
Ballad Of A Thin Man
Love Minus Zero/No Limit
Boots Of Spanish Leather
Mr. Tambourine Man
I Shall Be Released
Like A Rolling Stone

The Times They Are A-Changin’
Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door
Maggie’s Farm

(This Recording Is Uncirculated. Security Was Very Tight. Taper Pretended Top Be Drunk And Staggered Around To Divert Attention When Entering Show, While Deck Was Smuggled In Under A Woman’s Long Skirt.)

New Source Bonanza: Bob Dylan – Andrarum, Sweden (05/27/89)

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Bob Dylan
Andrarum, Sweden
Christinehofs Slottspark

Download: FLAC/MP3

Second and third sources are new.

Intro (swedish Language)
Subterranean Homesick Blues
You Don’t Know Me
Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I’ll Go Mine)
It’s All Over Now, Baby Blue
You’re A Big Girl Now
Just Like A Woman
Blowin’ in the Wind
Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right
Gates of Eden
I Shall Be Released
Like A Rolling Stone
Girl From The North Country
Give My Love To Rose
Maggie’s Farm

Concert # 72 of The Never-Ending Tour. First concert of the 1989 Tour Of Europe.
Concert # 72 with the first Never-Ending Tour Band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Kenny Aaronson (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

7-9 and 13 Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G.E. Smith (guitar).
14 starts acoustic and ends electric.
4, 6-8, 13, 14 Bob Dylan harmonica.
1, 10 G. E. Smith (backup vocal).


First performance of You Don’t Know Me.
First performance of Most Likely You Go Your Way since the 1974 tour with The Band.
Last performance of Give My Love To Rose (as of revision date).

Source 1:
LB-7209, (75min)
Taper: Legendary Taper: D
Lineage: Sennheiser MKE 2002 >Sony WM 6 (Maxell XLIIS) >DAT 48kHz >, Hard Drive >ssrc 44.1kHz >wave convert to >flac (dbpoweramp Music Converter) >md5summer

bittorrent download 02/09; same recording as LB-2468 based on same clapping wavs at end of t13 and inverted from that; that has higher levels and is compressed with some clipping in comparison on the softer songs like t13 this was harsher; on the louder songs like t10 they were similar; background talking t3, t14; very good to excellent sound [B+]

Source 2:

(71min), background talking t2, t3, t5; t6, t7, t9, t13, t14, t15; very good sound [B]

Source 3:

Upgrade Bonanza: Hayes Carll – Happy Valley, OR (08/06/10)

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Hayes Carll
(with Scott Davis and Bonnie Whitmore)
August 6, 2010
Workshop Barn
Pickathon Roots Music Festival
Pendarvis Farm
Happy Valley, OR

Download: FLAC/MP3

AK40 (ORTF, ~4′ high, DFC) >> LC3 >> KM100 >> R-44 (Oade CM) >> WAV (24bit/44.1KHz)>MP3

Adobe Audition 3.0 >> Ozone 4 VST >> loudness maximizer >> multiband exciter >> parallel compression >> dither to 16 bit (MBIT+ algorithm)

This was an all acoustic show (no amplification) and Q&A session.

1. Intro
2 Beumont
3 Q&A Ray Wiley Hubbard
4 Another Like you
5 Q&A comedians
6.It’s a shame
7. Q&A how do you write songs
8. Girl Downtown
9. Q&A bands and performing
10. I’ve been everywhere
11. Q&A Where ya’ll from?
12. Richie Lee
13 Q&A satate mottoes
14. Live free or die
15. Q&A Portland
16 She left me for Jesus
17. Q&A playing w/ John Prine
18. Knockin’ over whiskeys
19. Q&A getting started
20 I got a gig

Thanks to Dwight for the setlist.

Upgrade Bonanza: Eric Clapton – Norfolk, VA (08/30/75)

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Eric Clapton
Great Final At The Scope
August 30, 1975
The Scope
Norfolk, Virginia, US.

Download: FLAC/MP3

Audience Recording
Lineage: Beano-040 Boot 2CD > WAV > FLAC

01: Opening
02: Layla
03: Bell Bottom Blues
04: Key To The Highway
05: Mainline Florida (song by Grorge Terry)
06: Can’t Find My Way Home
07: Further On Up The Road
08: Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door

01: Blues Power (incl. Drum Solo)
02: Teach Me To Be Your Woman
03: Stormy Monday
04: Tell The Truth
05: Let It Rain (with Poco)

Band Lineup:
Eric Clapton: Guitar, Vocals
George Terry: Guitar, Vocals
Dick Sims: Keyboards
Jamie Oldaker: Drums
Carl Radle: Bass
Yvonne Elliman: Backing Vocals
Marcy Levy: Backing Vocals

Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison – San Francisco, CA (08/16/18)

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Van Morrison
August 16, 2018
San Francisco, CA
The Masonic

Download: FLAC/MP3

Source – SP-CMC8 (Cards) Microphones -> SP-SPSB-10 Battery Box -> Olympus LS-10 (16 bit – 44 kHz) -> SD card -> Nero WaveEditor -> CD Wave Editor -> Traders Little Helper -> Flac

01 – Old Black Magic
02 – Let’s Get Lost
03 – How Far From God
04 – Warm Love
05 – Magic Time
06 – Have I Told You Lately
07 – Baby Please Don’t Go
08 – I Can Tell
09 – Carrying A Torch
10 – Wonderful Remark
11 – Moondance
12 – Broken Record
13 – I Believe To My Soul
14 – Did Ye Get Healed
15 – Vanlose Stairway
16 – I Can’t Stop Loving You
17 – Enlightenment
18 – In The Afternoon
19 – Ballerina

Big Hand For The Band!
Dave Keary (Guitar)
David Hayes (Bass)
Paul Moran (Keyboards/Trumpet)
Mez Clough (Drums)
Teena Lyle (Percussion, Vocals)
Dana Masters (Vocals