Our round up of new releases features some very exciting releases indeed.
First up is the 6 CD extravaganza (pictured above) from Mid Valley titled “Baltic Night Rendevous” covers three nights of Eric’s “Old Sock” tour through the baltic states. Firstly we have Leipzid Arena, Leipzig Germany on the 2nd June, Zalging Arena, Kaunas, Lithuania on the 4th of June and Riga Arena, Riga on the 5th of June.
The String Man CDRlabel return after a hiatus with a hand full of their audience recordings. “Forever Young In Honolulu” features the show from the University Of Hawaii At Monoa Honolulu, Hawaii 19 September 1998.
“Downright Beautiful Harmonies” comes from Daytona Beach, FI Ocean Center on the January 29th 1999.
The Oddly titled “Cairns Pie 2001″ is from the Cairns Convention Center in Cairns, Australia on the 28th of march 2001.
“Ain’t No Working 2007″ features the show from the John Paul Jones Arena at the University of Virginia, Charlottlesville on the 27th of September, 2007.
“Laugh And Cry 2000″ was recorded at the Alpine Valley Music Theater, East Troy, Wisconsin 15 July 2000.
The Rolling Stones “Tokyo Dome 1990 Feb 27″ features the final show from Japan on the tour. Described as better than the official bootleg this 24 bit, remastered soundboard is, apparently, the best version to have.
The Rolling Stones “Voodoo U Hoodoo” is Goldplate’s latest designation of the definitive presentation of a particular show. This time it’s the recently discovered rehearsals from the Joe Robbie Stadium, Miami, FL on the 24th and show from the 25th of November 1994 over 2 CDs and 1 DVD.
The DVD features both the complete broadcast and the edited version. The 2 CDs, the full set of rehearsals which can also be found here: http://www.collectorsmusicreviews.com/rolling-stones/the-rolling-stones-miami-rehearsals-1994-no-label/
The Steel Wheels show at the CNE Stadium, Toronto, Canada on the 3rd of September is presented on “Toronto 1989″. The same set up of one DVD of the show with the soundboard covered over 2 CDs.
Finally “Wings Over Fort Worth” features the high quality audience tape from the Wings show at the Tarrant County Convention Center in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. 3 May 1976.
There’s the 2 CD regular version of course but then Empress Valley have also put together a deluxe package that features both DVD-R and Blu-Ray recordable versions for exceptional clarity in sound.If you liked this review, buy me a cup of joe. (Suggested: $3 a shot or $7.5 for a double)