Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison – Gypsy Soul – Lost Demos From a Classic Period


Van Morrison
Gypsy Soul – (1968-71)
Lost Demos From a Classic Period

Download: FLAC/MP3

Lineage: Trade Audio CDR -> EAC (secure/offset correct) -> WAV -> TLH – FLAC Level 8

Disc One:

01- The Way Young Lovers do (Astral Weeks 1968)
02- Ballerina (Astral Weeks 68)
03- And It Stoned Me (Moondance 69)
04- Caravan (Moondance 69)
05- Come Running (Moondance 69)
06- These Dreams of You (Moondance 69)
07- Brand New Day (Moondance 69)
08- Domino (His Band and the Street Choir 70)
09- If I Ever Needed Someone (His Band and the Street Choir 70)
10- Wild Night (Tupelo Honey 71)
11- When the Evening Sun Goes Down (Tupelo Honey 71)
12- Nobody Really Knows (unissued song 68-71)
13- Bit by Bit (unissued 68-71)
14- Hey Where You At (unissued 68-71)
15- I Need Your Kind of Loving (unissued 68-71)
16- Lorna (unissued 68-71)
17- Rock and Roll Band (unissued 68-71)
18- Funny Face (unissued 68-71)

Anyone know if any of these demos were included on that giant Moondance Deluxe Edition Van put out awhile back? – Mat

Bootleg Bonanza: Eric Clapton & Friends – Malibu, CA (03/30/76)


Eric Clapton & Friends
Shangri-La Studios
Malibu, CA

Download MP3@160

It’s Eric Clapton’s Birthday
Who Do You Love
Hard Times
Stormy Monday
Instrumental Jam
Adios Mi Corason
The Water is Wide
Idiot Wind
Big River
Steppin’ Out

Eric Clapton
Robbie Robertson
Jesse Ed Davis
Ron Wood
Bob Dhylan
Billy Preston
Van Morrison
Rick Danko
Garth Hudson
Richard Manuel
Levon Helm

Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison – San Francisco, CA (04/21/92)


Van Morrison
Great American Music Hall
San Francisco
April 21, 1992

Download: FLAC/MP3

Source: DAUD (second row of tables)
Recording: Audio Technica pin-point mics > Sony D3
Transfer : DAT > Cool Edit Pro > CD
SHN: CD > EAC (Plextor PX-W4824A, secure mode, correct read/write offsets) > WAV > mkwACT > SHN
Shntool confirms tracks cut on sector boundaries
SHN files converted to FLAC

DISC ONE (65:19)
1. ///Professional Jealousy (2:26)
2. The Mystery (3:24)
3. Peace of Mind (4:39)
4. Haunts of Ancient Peace (5:13)
5. All Saints Day (2:29)
6. Allow Me/Mama Don’t Allow It (3:39)
7. So Complicated (3:33)
8. Sweet Thing (6:58)
9. My Lagan Love (2:37)
10. Star of the County Down (2:33)
11. Why Must I Always Explain? (3:07)
12. Vanlose Stairway/Trans-Euro Train (7:20)
13. Cleaning Windows/Be Bop A Lula (5:04)
14. It Fills You Up (4:11)
15. Help Me (8:06)

DISC TWO (55:44)
1. Sticks and Stones (2:38)
2. Crawlin’ King Snake/Lonely Avenue (8:37)
3. I’ll Go Crazy (3:12)
4. Inarticulate Speech of the Heart, No. 1 (4:02)
5. A Town Called Paradise (6:26)
6. Did Ye Get Healed (4:22)
7. It’s All In The Game/Give It A Rest Rant/Make It Real One More Time (8:14)
8. I’m Not Feeling It Anymore (6:15)
9. See Me Through/Soldier of Fortune/Chain Gang (10:58)

Van Morrison: vocals, guitar, harp, alto
Ronnie Johnson: guitar
Nicky Scott: bass
Dave Early: drums
Kate St. John: tenor, soprano, baritone, penny whistle
Neil Drinkwater: keyboards
Teena Lyle: everything else

Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison – San Francisco, CA (10/18/16)


Van Morrison
October 18, 2016
San Francisco, CA
SFJazz Center

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

Another impressive venue and very good sounding with only 700 seats.

01 – Keep Me Singing
02 – Every Time I See A River
03 – Magic Time
04 – Have I Told You Lately
05 – Tore Down A La Rimbaud
06 – Foreign Window
07 – Thanks For The Information (featuring Dana Masters)
08 – Precious Time
09 – That Old Black Magic (with Shana Morrison)
10 – Midnight Hour Blues (with Mitch Woods)
11 – Shake, Rattle And Roll (with Mitch Woods)
12 – Whenever God Shines His Light
13 – Too Late
14 – In The Midnight
15 – In The Afternoon
16 – Precious Time
17 – Talk Is Cheap
18 – Help Me
19 – Ballerina
20 – Gloria

Big Hand For The Band

Van Morrison – Vocals, Guitar, saxophone, harmonica
David Keary – Guitar
Paul Moran – Keyboards, Trumpets
Paul Moore – Bass
Robbie Ruggiero – Drums
Dana Masters – Vocals
Guest – Shana Morrison
Mitch Woods

Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison – San Francisco, CA (12/17/84)


late show
Great American Music Hall
San Francisco
+ 1989-05-24
Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club
Download MP3@192

Disc 1:
01. High Place In Your Mind ñ John Allair
02. Inarticulate Speech of the Heart No. 2 /
03. Dweller On The Threshold
04. It’s All In The Game / You Know What They’re Writing About
05. Northern Muse (Solid Ground)
06. Vanlose Stairway
07. Help Me
08. Cleaning Windows
09. Baby What You Want Me To Do
10. If You Only Knew
11. A Sense Of Wonder
12. What Would I Do
13. I Go To The River [unknown song title] ñ Bianca Thornton

Disc 2:
01. The Master’s Eyes
02. Full Force Gale
03. She Gives Me Religion
04. Higher Than the World
05. Summertime In England
06. What’d I Say
07. Gloria

=== 1989-05-24 Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club, London, England ===
08. Did Ye Get Healed?
09. Whenever God Shines His Light
10. Have I Told You Lately
11. It’s All In The Game / Make It Real One More Time
12. When Will I Ever Learn To Live In God
13. Help Me
14. Summertime In England

LINEUP (1984-12-17):
Van Morrison ñ vocals & other instruments (??)
Richie Buckley ñ saxophone
Kenny Craddock ñ keyboards
Jerome Rimson ñ bass
Martin Drover ñ trumpet
Chris Michie ñ guitar
Doreen Chanter – backing vocals
Terry Popple ñ drums
Pee Wee Ellis ñ saxophone
John Allair – organ

LINEUP (1989-05-24):
Van Morrison ñ vocals & other instruments (??)
Georgie Fame – keyboards
Ritchie Buckley
Dave Early
Steve Gregory
Bernie Holland
Neil Drinkwater
Brian Odgers
Haji Ahkba – trumpet

Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison – Peer, Belgium (07/19/10)


Van Morrison
19 – july – 2010
Peer, Belgium

Download: FLAC/MP3

Old Dutch Master Archives series # 32
Recording: SP – CMC-8 microphones + Roland Edirol R-09
Recorded by the Old Dutch Master

Lineage: Edirol > USB > harddisk.
Red Roaster + Soundforge 4.5 + Plugins using the Maximizer process.
Overall volume boost (about 10db) Removal some of some clapping between the songs.
Traders Little Helper Wav > flac.

Editing: Young Dutch Master

The sound is: good, a typical ‘Festival recording’ In the beginning quite a bit talking during the first song. Gets soon a lot quiter. Very goo listenable recording.


01. Northern Muse (solid Ground)
02. Brown Eyed Girl
03. Saint James Infirmary
04. Talk Is Cheap
05. Keep It Simple
06. Fair Play
07. Playhouse
08. The Mystery
09. Moondance
10. Have I Told You Lately That I Love You
11. Celtic Excavation > Into The Mystic
12. Baby Please Don’t Go
13. And The Healing Has Begun
14. Help Me
15. Ballerina
16. In The Garden
17. Gloria > Who Do You Love

Old Dutch Masters Archives series:

The ODm-archives series consists of recordings the ODM made over the years.
He sadly passed awy on 17 April 2016. Many of these recordings were just waiting on a harddisk as he was depending on friends to prepare these for upload.
The man was just too busy working and visiting concerts.

Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison – New York, NY (11/30/89)

Beacon Theater
New York, New York

Download MP3@192

Disc 1:
01. I Will Be There
02. Whenever God Shines His Light
03. Cleaning Windows
04. It’s All in the Game / Make It Real One More Time
05. Orangefield
06. Tore Down A La Rimbaud
07. When Will I Ever Learn To Live In God
08. Beautiful Vision
09. Help Me
10. Everybody Cryin’ Mercy – Mose Allison
11. When You Get To The City – Mose Allison
12. Benediction – Mose Allison
13. Raglan Road
14. Carrickfergus
15. Full Force Gale
16. Summertime In England

Disc 2:
01. Caravan
02. Moondance / Fever
03. Vanlose Stairway / Trans-Euro Train
04. Star Of The County Down
05. Northern Muse (Solid Ground) / When Heart Is Open
06. In The Garden
07. Have I Told You Lately
08. These Are The Days
09. Gloria / Smokestack Lightning [with John Lee Hooker]
10. Serves Me Right To Suffer – John Lee Hooker
11. Boom Boom – John Lee Hooker
12. She Moved Through the Fair
13. Buona Sera

Van Morrison
Ritchie Buckley
Dave Early
Georgie Fame
Steve Gregory
Bernie Holland
Neil Drinkwater
Brian Odgers
Mose Allison
John Lee Hooker

Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison – New York, NY (07/12/73)


Philharmonic Hall
New York, New York, U.S.A.

Download MP3@192

Disc 1:
01. Come Running
02. I’ve Been Working
03. I Believe To My Soul
04. Listen To The Lion
05. Sweet Thing
06. Since I Fell For You
07. Moondance
08. I Paid The Price
09. Into The Mystic
10. Take Your Hand Out Of My Pocket

Disc 2:
01. Ain’t Nothing You Can Do
02. I Just Want To Make Love To You
03. Wild Night
04. Wild Children
05. Hard Nose The Highway
06. Being Green
07. Gloria
08. Domino
09. Caravan

Van Morrison vocals + other instruments (??)
Terry Adams cello
Bill Atwood trumpet
Nancy Ellis viola
Tom Halpin violin
David Hayes bass
Tim Kovatch violin
Jeff Labes keyboards
John Platania guitar
Nathan Rubin violin
Jack Schroer saxophones
Dahaud Shaar drums

SOURCE: Audience
LINEAGE: unknown lineage > CD-R (trade @2002) > EAC wav > Trader’s Little Helper flac level 8 & torrent > HungerCity

NOTES from the original uploader:
A fairly good audience recording that Iíd grade a B or B+. Of course the performance is great being from what many fans consider his best yearsÖwith the Caledonia Soul Orchestra. Included is a performance of one of his rarest songs, I Paid The Price.

Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison – New York, NY (04/28/09)


Van Morrison
New York, NY
Madison Square Gardens
28th April 2009
WaMu Theatre

Download MP3@192

Disc One
01 Norhern Muse (Solid Ground)
02 Spirit
03 Moondance
04 Wild Night
05 Jackie Wilson Said
06 Baby Please Don`t Go
07 I Can`t Stop Loving You
08 It Stoned Me
09 Comfortably Numb
10 Queen Of The Slipstream
11 The Healing Has Begun
12 Domino
13 Brown Eyed Girl
14 Common one (slightly cut)

Disc Two
01 Astral Weeks
02 Beside You
03 Slim Slow Slider
04 Sweet Thing
05 Cyprus Avenue
06 The Way Young Lovers Do
07 Ballerina
08 Madame George
09 Listen To The Lion
10 Mystic Eyes And Gloria

Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Van Morrison – Mansfield, MA (08/28/90)

vol 6 front

Van Morrison
Great Woods Performing Arts Center
Mansfield, MA
Rare 90s Vol. 6

Download: FLAC/MP3

disc one

D1T01.Did Ye Get Healed > Daring Night
D1T02.Jackie Wilson Said
D1T04.It’s All In The Game > Make It Real One More Time
D1T05.Just Like A Woman
D1T06.Whenever God Shines His Light > Spirit
D1T07.Help Me
D1T08.Cat’s Eyes(*GF)
D1T09.Raglan Road
D1T11.Star Of The County Down
D1T12.Northern Muse(Solid Ground) > Auld Lang Syne > No Prima Donna
D1T13.Summertime In England

disc two

D2T02.In The Garden

D2T03.Cleaning Windows

D2T05.Send In The Clowns
D2T06.Buona Sera

Geogie Fame opening tracks

BonusT1.I Love The Life I Live(*GF)
BonusT2.Yeh Yeh(*GF)

(The two opening Georgie Fame tracks are from a different inferior source. For this reason the Fame tracks are included at the end of disk two as bonus tracks, but they do flow and can be burned at the beginning of disk one if you prefer to have the full show in a linear format)

Ritchie Buckley – sax
Dave Early – drums
Georgie Fame – organ
Steve Gregory – tenor sax
Bernie Holland – guitar
Neil Drinkwater – piano
Brian Odgers – bass