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, ...

February, 2018

  • 20 February

    The Rolling Stones – The Last Time For A While (Rattlesnake RS 308/09)

    The Rolling Stones, ‘The Last Time For A While’ (Rattlesnake RS 308/09) And, lo, the Rolling Stones landed their plane in style. The 13th date on their ‘No Filter’ tour and another widely anticipated show (Full disclosure: I was in the Amsterdam a week after the Stones had played, a ...

  • 17 February

    Black Sabbath – Definitive Hollywood Bowl 2016 (Zodiac 278)

    Definitive Hollywood Bowl 2016 (Zodiac 278) Hollywood Bowl, Hollywood, CA, USA – September 19, 2016 Disc 1 (58:59) Intro, Black Sabbath, Fairies Wear Boots, After Forever, Into The Void, Band Introductions, Snowblind, War Pigs, Behind The Wall Of Sleep, Basically / N.I.B. Disc 2 (79:52) Hand Of Doom, Rat Salad ...

  • 16 February

    The Rolling Stones – Hamburg 2017 (No Label)

    The Rolling Stones, ‘Hamburg 2017’ (No Label) Disc 1 – Intro / Sympathy for the Devil / It’s Only Rock ‘n Roll / Tumbling Dice / Out of Control / Just Your Fool / Ride ‘Em on Down / Play With Fire / You Can’t Always Get What You Want / Dancing With Mr. ...

  • 13 February

    New releases from The Beatles, Eric Clapton, The Who, & Rainbow!

    The Beatles – Complete Recording Sessions Volume 4 (no label) is a 2CD set featuring recordings from October 1965 – December 1965. The Beatles – Rubber Soul (Centered Vocals Remix) (no label) is a single disc. I would say the title speaks for itself on this one. Eric Clapton – ...

  • 8 February

    Led Zeppelin soundboard news from Empress Valley

    From the Far East, news has begun to spring up from over the past few days. The latest of this exciting announcements is that the label have offered out a new ‘single’ CD. Yes, one track, not even an EP. The tracks is ‘Immigrant Song’ from Led Zep’s show at ...

  • 8 February

    The Beatles – The Ultimate Mystery Trip Volume 2 – The Magic Continues (HMC / TMOQ Gazette HMC 045)

    The Beatles, ‘The Ultimate Mystery Trip Volume 2 – The Magic Continues’ (HMC / TMOQ Gazette HMC 045) DVD 1; On Top Of The Bus / Blue Jay Way / Fish and Chips / I Am The Walrus / Jessie’s Dream / Death Cab For Cutie / Your Mother Should ...

  • 7 February

    Pink Floyd – Detroit 1975 2nd Night (Sigma 200)

    Detroit 1975 2nd Night (Sigma 200) Olympia Stadium, Detroit, MI, USA – June 24, 1975 Disc 1 (58:53) Tune Up & Intro, Raving And Drooling, You Gotta Be Crazy, Shine On You Crazy Diamond Part 1-5, Have A Cigar, Shine On You Crazy Diamond Part 6-9 Disc 2 (75:14) Speak ...

  • 6 February

    New releases announced today!

    Pink Floyd – Definitive Westworld (Sigma 209) is a 2CD stereo soundboard from the Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA on April 29th, 1970. This was first issued by the label on Westworld (Sigma 4). Deep Purple – Made In Europe: 8 Track Stereo Cartridge (no label) is a single disc ...

  • 1 February

    Bruce Springsteen – Sydney 2/7/2017 (no label, BF-19)

    Sydney 2/7/2017 (no label, BF-19) Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney, Australia – 7 February, 2017 (discs 1-3); various locations – 22 January- 18 February, 2017 (disc 4) Disc 1: New York City Serenade, American Land, The Ties That Bind, No Surrender, Out In the Street, My Love Will Not Let You ...

January, 2018

  • 30 January

    New CD & DVD releases!

    The Beatles – Washington Coliseum 1964 (no label) is a single pro-shot black & white DVD featuring their performance from the Washington Coliseum, Washington, DC on February 11th, 1964. This also contain a handful of bonus tracks taken from television appearances in 1963 from “Drop In” Swedish TV Show, “The ...

  • 29 January

    Eagles, ‘Hotel California’ rehearsals on Moonchild

    The Moonchild label has picked up on the series of Eagles rehearsals for their classic album, ‘Hotel California’ and has been the first to put them on to silver disk. The track list uncovers a wealth of early versions of the tracks from the LP sessions along with a trickle ...

  • 28 January

    Led Zeppelin – Listen To This Erik (No Label)

    Listen To This Erik (No Label) The Forum, Inglewood, CA, USA – June 21, 1977 Disc 1 (70:03) Intro, The Song Remains The Same, Sick Again, Nobody’s Fault But Mine, Over The Hills And Far Away, Since I’ve Been Loving You, No Quarter Disc 2 (53:29) MC, Ten Years Gone, ...

  • 25 January

    New Beatles and solo releases!

    From a brand new label, ‘Aunties Nuggets’ comes a new set of upgraded BBC pieces, updating some of what we know to exist – A 2 CD set, this comp features familiar works in new, upgraded versions. The label have been shy as to where these sources come from but ...

  • 23 January

    New titles from Springsteen, Jeff Beck, Heart, & Megadeth!

    Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – Lewiston 1977 Joe Maloney Master (no label) is a 2CD set from Central Maine Youth Center, Lewiston, ME on March 19th, 1977. Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – Tokyo Dome 1988 (Zion-125) is a 2CD set from the Tokyo Dome, ...

  • 21 January

    Kiss – Satan’s Blood (No Label)

    Satan’s Blood (No Label) Mid-South Coliseum, Memphis, TN – December 2, 1976 Side A (18:55) Detroit Rock City, Take Me, Let Me Go Rock And Roll, Strutter, Ladies Room Side B (20:23) Firehouse, I Want You, Hard Luck Woman, Do You Love Me? Side C (18:20) Cold Gin, Ace Solo, ...

  • 19 January

    Robert Langley or Mr. Toad

    Robert Langley or ‘Mr. Toad’ passed away c. early January, 2018. The bootleg world has always been made up of budding entrepreneurs of all sorts – not many were as bold or as brassy as Robert Langley or ‘Mr. Toad’ as he was pronounced but being noted as the UK’s ...

  • 17 January

    A new label appears – Golden Eggs

    A new year supplies a new label titled, ‘Golden Eggs’ and this new kid on the block has some sweet releases to begin with;  ‘Springteen On Broadway’ is the complete show from the Walter Kerr theatre, New York, played on the 21st of of October, 2017 – Reproduced here from ...

  • 16 January

    New titles from Rainbow, Pink Floyd, Queen, Boston, & Kraftwerk!

    Blackmore’s Rainbow – Miami 1976 (Rising Arrow-057) is a 2CD set from Jai Alai Fronton, Miami, FL on July 15th, 1976. This features a bonus track “Blues (with Ronnie James Dio)”. Blackmore’s Rainbow – Catch The Rainbow (Rising Arrow-058) is a 2CD set featuring a mix of tracks from Koseinenkin ...

  • 13 January

    Far East release round up

    As we skip in to the new year and all the release schedules open up again, the first buds of the new releases spring open. Fronting first are the anniversary boys, Led Zeppelin and the Graf Zeppelin label bring us ‘Definitive Beach Party’ (LZSC-027). A 4 CD comp beginning with ...

  • 9 January

    New titles from Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Rainbow, & MSG!

    Led Zeppelin – 928 Complete Edition (no label) is a 3CD set from Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan on September 28th, 1971. This is a mix of audience sources based on the 928 (no label) release from 2016. Led Zeppelin – Osaka 1971 1st Night (no label) is another 3CD title ...