March, 2015

  • 16 March

    The best of 2014 – The results!

    Finally, we’re there – our readers has been busy beavering away, looking back through their shelves, popping back on their headphones and revisiting the boots that made 2014 such an interesting year for bootlegs. 2014 was a quieter year on record. While there were a few results and new finds, ...

September, 2018

  • 18 September

    New titles on DVD & CD!

    The Beatles – Live At Budokan 1966 Definitive Edition (no label) is a pro-shot triple DVD set covering June 30th & July 1st (Afternoon Show), 1966 at the Budokan in Tokyo, Japan. In addition to the two shows, this also features a bunch of extras including airport footage, press conferences, ...

  • 17 September

    Queen – Final Entertainer (Golden Eggs EGG 21/22)

    Final Entertainer (Golden Eggs EGG 21/22) Rosemont Horizon, Rosemont (Chicago), Illinois – September 19, 1980 Disc 1 (52:06) Introduction, Jailhouse Rock, We Will Rock You (fast), Let Me Entertain You, Play The Game, Mustapha, Death On Two Legs, Killer Queen, I’m In Love With My Car, Get Down Make Love, ...

  • 17 September

    The Who – Things Are Different Across The Sea (Golden Eggs EGG 36)

    Things Are Different Across The Sea (Golden Eggs EGG 36) The Warehouse, New Orleans, LA, USA – November 29, 1971 (79:35) Baba O’Riley, Bargain, Introduction, Behind Blue Eyes, Won’t Get Fooled Again, Baby Don’t You Do It, Magic Bus, Introduction, Overture, Amazing Journey, Sparks, Pinball Wizard, Tune Up, See Me ...

  • 17 September

    David Bowie And Reeves Gabrels – Take It On The Road (Golden Eggs EGG 34)

    Take It On The Road (Golden Eggs EGG 34) (78:58) WBCN Radio Fort Apache Studios, Cambridge, MA – April 8, 1997: Scary Monsters, Seven Years In Tibet, Dead Man Walking, The Jean Genie, I Can’t Read. KMTT 103.7 The Mountain, Seattle, WA – September 8, 1997: Intro and Interviews, The ...

  • 17 September

    New Zeppelin on Graf Zeppelin

    Just days after the anniversary of of of the most famous (Certainly one of the earliest) Led Zeppelin ‘live recordings’, the Graf Zeppelin label have announced their latest issue. ‘Live On Blueberry Hill’ is, of course, the famous Forum, Inglewood, California show from the 4th September, 1970. The label have ...

  • 17 September

    ‘No Filter’ Rolling Stones on Crystal Cat

    Just announced; the two Rolling Stones London shows from earlier this year. In the labels own style card sleeves, these being CC releases, we have to assume they will be exclusive audience recordings compiled with the odd bonus track added to the end. If you liked this review, buy me ...

  • 12 September

    Macca’s ‘Egypt Station’ promotion gets booted

    In one of the first releases from, no doubt, a few, the DAP label have raced in to announcing their compilation of the much discussed Grand Central Station ‘secret show’ that Paul McCartney pulled in NYC. This 2 CD, 1 DVD and 1 blu-ray set features not just the show ...

  • 11 September

    New releases from Wardour, Zodiac, & no label!

    The Rolling Stones – Madison Square Garden 1975 5th Night (no label) is a 2CD set from Madison Square Garden, New York City, NY on June 26th, 1975. The Rolling Stones – Honolulu 1998 1st Night (no label) is a 2CD set from Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, Hawaii on January 23rd, ...

  • 4 September

    News & new releases!

    Simon And Garfunkel – Korakuen Stadium 1982 (Zion-133) is a six disc set from Korakuen Stadium, Tokyo, Japan recorded on May 10th, 11th & 12th, 1982. The Rolling Stones – Tacoma 2002 (no label) is a 2CD set from Tacoma Dome, Tacoma, Washington on  November 6th, 2002. Eric Clapton – ...

  • 3 September

    New titles from Golden Eggs just announced!

    Kiss – Not For The Innocent-II (EGG 41/42) is a 2CD set featuring 45 tracks described as “Over 10 years in the making: a successor to the classic Godfather label release. A collection of mint quality Kiss STUDIO OUTTAKES spanning their entire career”. This includes an 8 page booklet with ...

August, 2018

  • 31 August

    The Rolling Stones ‘Birds Vault’ gets it’s release

    Again, it was only a matter of time .. The latest greatest leak from the Stones vault (Apparently related to the legendary OBR label), the ‘Birds Vault’ popped up after a limited release on a very expensive private press LP, after a short discussion with regards to it being liberated ...

  • 29 August

    Black Sabbath – Portland 1970 Reel To Reel Master (Zodiac 304)

    Portland 1970 Reel To Reel Master (Zodiac 304) Sullivan Gymnasium, University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME, USA – November 7, 1970 (46:09) Intro, Paranoid, N.I.B., War Pigs, Behind The Wall Of Sleep, Iron Man, Hand Of Doom, Fairies Wear Boots Back on Christmas day 2016 on a well known torrent ...

  • 28 August

    Led Zeppelin – Live In The Fairy Tale (Tarantura TCD-190-1.2)

     Live In The Fairy Tale (Tarantura TCD-190-1.2) Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan – September 29, 1971 Disc 1 (63:10) Opening, Immigrant Song, Heartbreaker, Since I’ve Been Loving You, Black Dog, Dazed And Confused Disc 2 (54:40) MC, Stairway To Heaven, Celebration Day, That’s The Way, Going To California, Tangerine, Friends, Smoke ...

  • 28 August

    New titles from Pink Floyd, GNR, Queen, & Black Sabbath!

    Pink Floyd – Earls Court 1994 BBC Radio Broadcast (Sigma 221) is a 2CD stereo soundboard from Earls Court, London, UK recorded on October 20th, 1994 and broadcast by BBC Radio 1 on November 15th, 1994. This is “Taken from the original off-air master cassettes”. Portions of this concert were ...

  • 24 August

    John Lennon, “Holy Grails, Upgrades & Reconstructions Vol. 4” (TMOQ Gazette / HMC 049)

    John Lennon, “Holy Grails, Upgrades & Reconstructions Vol. 3” (TMOQ Gazette / HMC 048) DVD: Plastic Bands And More 1-1 Give Peace A Chance (May 31, 1969 Hotel Queen Elizabeth, Montreal) 6:36 / W5 (Toronto December 1969 CTV News Canada) 6:04 / Avro’s Televizier – Dutch TV, 16 December 1969 ...

  • 22 August

    Rattlesnake welcome home the Rolling Stones!

    From the Rolling Stones latest UK / Europe tour, the Rattlesnake label have got themselves two IEM based releases. ‘Welcome Home The Rolling Stones’ comes in two parts; The first is from the first London night on the 22nd of May at London stadium. Bonus tracks come from the Coventry ...

  • 21 August

    New releases from Led Zeppelin & Eric Clapton!

    Led Zeppelin – Pontiac Silverdome 1977 (no label) is a 3CD set from Pontiac Silverdome, Pontiac, Michigan on April 30th, 1977. The last (and maybe only) silver version of this show was Hot Rods In Pontiac from the TDOLZ label released many years ago. Led Zeppelin – L.A. Forum 1977 ...

  • 21 August

    Black Sabbath – Beggars’ Banquet Dance 1971 (Zodiac 316)

    Beggars’ Banquet Dance 1971 (Zodiac 316) Borough Of York Stadium, Toronto, Ontario, Canada – July 18, 1971 (63:00) N.I.B., War Pigs, Sweet Leaf, Black Sabbath, Iron Man, Embryo / Children Of The Grave, Wicked World, Guitar Solo (inc. Orchid), Wicked World (reprise), Paranoid, Fairies Wear Boots Black Sabbath began their ...

  • 10 August

    Led Zeppelin – The Campaign – Led Zeppelin 1972 Japanese Tour (Empress Valley EVSD-1034-1045)

    The Campaign – Led Zeppelin 1972 Japanese Tour (Empress Valley EVSD-1034-1045) Over the past few years Empress Valley have released some really nice box sets focusing on specific runs of concerts that are important milestones in Led Zeppelin’s concert history, Thunder Down Under – The Complete 1972 Australian And New ...

  • 8 August

    New Dylan and U2 on Xavel

    Brand new from the Xavel label a CD + DVD se from Bob Dylan’s latest Asian tour. Recorded at the Fuji Rock festival, Naeba Ski Resort, Yuzawa, Japan on the 29th July, 2018, this tour has seen Dylan returning to his guitar (For the first couple of songs at least), ...