Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison & the Chieftains – Belfast, Northern Ireland (10/29/87)

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VAN MORRISON with The Chieftains
‘The Late Late Show Tribute To The Chieftains’
BBC Balmoral Studios
Belfast
October 29th 1987

Download: FLAC/MP3

Excellent Quality, Great Performance

Transferred and Authored by JTT

AUDIO:
1. Star of the County Down
2. My Lagan Love
3. Marie’s Wedding

The notes indicate that this includes the video, but I do not have the video – Mat

Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison & The Chieftains – London, England (10/22-23/88)

VAN MORRISON with THE CHIEFTAINS
Royal Albert Hall
London, England
October 22nd & 23rd 1988 (MASTER TAPES)

Download: FLAC/MP3

I previously posted 10/22, but someone bundled these two together and I just rolled with it.

Recorded by Rob Kedward (Thanks for The Tapes)
Lineage: Master Cassettes (Maxell XL11 90) > Akai GX95 11 > Soundforge PRO 10c > FLAC Level 8
NO AUDIO REMASTERING
Mastered by JTT, October 2011

October 22, 1988

01. Tir Na Nog
02. Tore Down A La Rimbaud
03. It’s All In The Game
04. In The Garden
05. Summertime In England
06. Rave On John Donne >
07. Did Ye Get Healed
08. Northern Muse (Solid Ground)

with The Chieftains
09. Star Of The County Down
10. She Moved Through The Fair
11. Ta Mo Chleamhaus Deanta
12. Raglan Road (fade out)
13. I’ll Tell Me Ma
14. Carrickfergus
15. Celtic Ray
16. My Lagan Love
17. Marie’s Wedding
18. Irish Heartbeat
19. Boffyflow And Spike
20. I Can’t Stop Loving You
21. Moondance

October 23rd 1988

01. Tir Na Nog
02. Tore Down A La Rimbaud
03. It’s All In The Game
04. In The Garden
05. Summertime In England
06. Rave On John Donne >
07. Did Ye Get Healed
08. Northern Muse (Solid Ground)

with The Chieftains
09. Star Of The County Down
10. She Moved Through The Fair
11. Ta Mo Chleamhaus Deanta
12. Raglan Road (fade out)
13. I’ll Tell Me Ma
14. Carrickfergus
15. Celtic Ray
16. My Lagan Love
17. Marie’s Wedding
18. Irish Heartbeat
19. Boffyflow And Spike
20. I Can’t Stop Loving You
21. Moondance

Arty McGlynn – guitar
Dave Early – drums
Clive Culbertson – bass
Ritchie Buckley – saxophone
Derek Bell – keyboards
June Boyce – backing vocals

Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison & The Chieftains – Belfast, Northern Ireland (09/15/88)

VAN MORRISON & The Chieftains
“Songs Of Innocence”
An Ulster Television Production
(Broadcast on Channel 4 in UK)
Recorded at The Ulster Hall, Belfast
September 15th 1988

Download: FLAC/MP3

SOURCE: TV Broadcast > Soundforge PRO 10c > FLAC Level 8
Recorded (1988), Transfered to Digital & Artwork by JTT, February 2012

01. Tore Down A La Rimbaud
02. In The Garden
03. Rave On John Donne
04. Did Ye Get Healed
05. Star Of The County Down
06. She Moved Through The Fair
07. Ta Mo Chleamhnas Deanta
08. I’ll Tell Me Ma
09. Carrickfergus
10. Celtic Ray
11. Marie’s Wedding
12. Boffyflow & Spike
13. Goodnight Irene
14. Moondance

Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison & The Chieftains – Berkshire, England (05/08/88)

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VAN MORRISON & THE CHIEFTAINS
Hexagon Theatre
Reading, Berkshire
England
May 8th 1988

Download MP3@192

Thanks to Rob Kedward for the Tapes
Lineage: Master Cassettes > 2 x TDK SA90s > Akai GX95 11 > Soundforge PRO 10c > FLAC Level 8
NO SOUND REMASTERING
Mastered to Digital by JTT, November 2011

Disc One: First Set with The Van Morrison Band
01. Celtic Excavation
02. Vanlose Stairway
03. Queen Of The Slipstream
04. I Forgot That Love Existed
05. The Mystery
06. What Would I Do
07. In The Garden
08. Summertime In England
09. Rave On John Donne >
10. Did Ye Get Healed

Disc Two: Second Set with The Chieftains
01. Star Of The County Down
02. She Moved Through The Fair
03. Ta Mo Chleamhnas Deanta
04. Raglan Road
05. I’ll Tell Me Ma
06. Carrickfergus
07. Celtic Ray
08. My Lagan Love
09. Marie’s Wedding
10. Irish Heartbeat
11. Boffyflow And Spike
12. Goodnight Irene
13. Moondance

Arty McGlynn – guitar
Dave Early – drums
Clive Culbertson – bass
Ritchie Buckley – saxophone
Derek Bell – keyboards
June Boyce – backing vocals

Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison – Dark Knight of the Soul

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VAN MORRISON
Dark Knight Of The Soul
(Van Morrison with The Chieftains) (bootleg CD)
Moontunes – MOON001 (Czech Republic)

Download MP3@320

1. Tore Down A La Rimbaud (3:58)
2. In The Garden (4:49)
3. Rave On John Donne (2:00)
4. Did Ye Get Healed (4:06)
5. Star Of The Down (sic) (2:44)
6. She Moved Through The Fair (4:57)
7. Ta Mo Chleamhnas Deanta (2:57)
8. Tell Me Ma (2:24)
9. Carrick Fergus (sic) (4:39)
10. Celtic Ray (3:26)
11. Maries’s Wedding (3:18)
12. Boffyflow & Spike (2:43)
13. Goodnight Irene (4:51)
14. Moon Dance (sic) (2:55)
15. T For Texas (2:42)
16. When I Was A Cowboy (2:05)
17. Sense Of Wonder (4:42)
18. Celtic Ray (3:16)
19. In The Garden (4:53)
20. Raglan Road (4:27)
21. Send In The Clowns (3:41)
Total time: (75:44)

From the liner notes:
Tracks 1 – 14 : Ulster Hall, Belfast, 15 September 1988
Tracks 15 – 20 : Colrain University, 20 April 1988
Track 21 : Ronnie Scott’s, London 6 June 1986

Tracks 1 – 4 : Van & Van Morrison Band
Tracks 5 – 14 : Van & The Chieftains
Tracks 15 – 20 : Van & Derek Bell ‘Unplugged’
Track 21 : Van & Chet Baker

Review by Brian Murphy:
I picked up this CD on the weekend. — Absolutely amazing. It was recorded in 1988 from concerts with the Chieftains in Ireland and contains most of the stuff from Irish Heartbeat. [It contains a] version of “Moondance” – as an *IRISH JIG*. Yes that’s right. I couldn’t believe it. It sounded just like an ordinary jig until I heard the words. I didn’t think that he could still find anything new in the song, the way he plays it in concert recently, but this just blew me away. Also a version of “Send In the Clowns” in which he actually sings it for real, no clowning around, no long pauses, no nothing. Just Van singing a great song as if he means it. (This tra