The Japanese label has announced it’s newest releases;
“Lovely People” marks the 40th anniversary of Eric Clapton’s first solo tour of Japan. The shows were recorded at that most famous of venues
the Budokan. This is the 2nd version of this set after the popularity of the first.
The tapes come from the archives of both the Song Brothers and Mr. Peach. 2 nights over 4 CDs.
The Deep Purple release this month is “The Canterbury Tales”, recorded at the City Hall, Sheffield, October 5th 1971. Early versions of both
“Highway Star” and “Lazy” are the highlights of the set, having been performed 2 months before their official studio recordings.
Muted for release a short while ago, “The Babylon Dome” is a new audience recording from the Stones tour of Japan in 1998.
Pre-release scheduling suggests that Eric Clapton 1984 – 2014, Bob Dylan 1978, The Rolling Stones 1976 and more Led Zeppelin are coming soon!
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