ONE PUSH OF THE BUTTON
A new two-disc set from the Hollow Horn label that will form the third volume of the current “Reference Recording” series. This set concentrates on TV performances in the 1963-1969 period (plus one from 1980!). Expect the usual high quality fold out packaging and best available sound quality! The track listing is as follows:
FOLK SONGS AND MORE; 4 March1963: BLOWIN’ IN THE WIND; MAN OF CONSTANT SORROW; BALLAD OF HOLLIS BROWN
SONGS OF FREEDOM; 30 July 1963: BLOWIN’ IN THE WIND; ONLY A PAWN IN THEIR GAME
QUEST; 1 February 1964: THE TIMES THEY ARE A CHANGIN'; TALKIN’ WORLD WAR THREE BLUES; THE LONESOME DEATH OF HATTIE CARROLL; GIRL OF THE NORTH COUNTRY; A HARD RAIN’S A GONNA FALL; RESTLESS FAREWELL
STEVE ALLEN SHOW; 25 February 1964: THE LONESOME DEATH OF HATTIE CARROLL
TONIGHT; May 1964: WITH GOD ON OUR SIDE
HALLELUJAH; 14 May 1964: DON’T THINK TWICE, IT’S ALRIGHT
LES CRANE SHOW; 17 February 1965: IT’S ALL OVER NOW, BABY BLUE; IT’S ALRIGHT MA (I’M ONLY BLEEDING
JOHNNY CASH SHOW; 1 May 1969: I THREW IT ALL AWAY; LIVING THE BLUES; GIRL OF THE NORTH COUNTRY
BBC TV SPECIAL; 1 June 1965: BALLAD OF HOLLIS BROWN; MR TAMBOURINE MAN; GATES OF EDEN; IF YOU GOTTA GO, GO NOW; THE LONESOME DEATH OF HATTIE CARROLL; IT AIN’T ME BABE; LOVE MINUS ZERO-NO LIMIT; ONE TOO MANY MORNINGS; BOOTS OF SPANISH LEATHER; IT’S ALRIGHT MA (I’M ONLY BLEEDING); SHE BELONGS TO ME; IT’S ALL OVER NOW, BABY BLUE
GRAMMY AWARDS; 27 February 1980: GOTTA SERVE SOMEBODY
AC/DC Over The Hills And Far Away (AS 146) is a pro-shot concert from Detroit in November, 1990.
Coldplay A New Live (AS 147) contains several recent telecasts in excellent quality.
Coldplay The Night Over London(GR 290) contains a soundboard recording from the recent performance at the Brixton Academy, London on June 16th, 2008. There are also two bonus tracks from Friday Night With Jonathan Ross on June 13th.
Radiohead God_Loves_His_Children (GR 291) is a one disc soundboard recording from the Festival Daydream in Barcelona on June 12th, 2008. This also has the BBC broadcast from April 1st in London.
Bob Dylan Live At The Summer Sound Festival (GR 292/293) is the first silver to emerge from Dylan’s current European tour. This is a two disc set with an audience recording from Bergamo, Italy on June 16th, 2008 with bonus tracks from June 15th, 2008 in Trent.
Bruce Springsteen Come On Man…Stand On It! (GR 294/295/296) is a massive three disc set with the June 18th, 2006 Amsterdam show in an excellent audience recording. This also has bonus tracks from the June 14th Cardiff show.
Bruce Springsteen Saturday, Everybody Rocks (GR 297/298) is a two disc set with The Boss’ June 21st Hamburg concert.
Bruce Springsteen Summertime Bruce(GR 299/300/301) has the massive show from Milan on June 25th on three CDs.
Bruce Springsteen Paris, Don’t You Lose Heart (GR 302/303) has the June 27th show from Paris on two discs.
And finally 4th Of July (GR 304) is a modest one disc title with the July 4th radio broadcast from Goteborg, Sweden.If you liked this review, buy me a cup of joe. (Suggested: $3 a shot or $7.5 for a double)