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Lifeguard Knifefight
favoritefavoritefavorite Aug 20, 2009
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This unpolished but energetic surf set has some standard covers like Miserlou, plus some unusual...

1. The Big Tip Off 2. Thieves Highway 3. Tell It To The Fat Man 4. Penetration# 5. Mexico* 6. Somewhere Over The Rainbow^ 7. Torpedo Umbrella 8. House of the Rising Sun% 9. Hava Nagila* 10. Theme from Titanic$ 11. El Chupacabra 12. Banzai Washout~ 13. Miserlou~
Topics: rock, surf
Source: Peluso CEMC6/ck41(hypercard)>PS-2>AD-20>NJB3

This unpolished but energetic surf set has some standard covers like Miserlou, plus some unusual...

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favoritefavoritefavorite Sep 25, 2005
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Listening to this is my first exposure to the band, and musically I like what I hear. The flowing...

01. call to order 02. rainy season > lumber 03. tesseract study 001 04. n l 05. jabberwock 06. 21 aug 82
Topic: Live concert
Source: Sony 907 > minidisc (near soundboard, poor power/lighting accounts for quiet buzzing sound)

Listening to this is my first exposure to the band, and musically I like what I hear. The flowing...

Basshound
favoritefavoritefavorite Jul 29, 2006
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Head-boppin' groovy music, steady low end. Nice capture by Jeff as well!

1. Box Car Dreams> 2. Soul Filter 3. We Ride 4. 'Til I Hit the Ground 5. Dialogue>Audience>Tuning 6. Don't Stop 'til You Get Enough Jam# 7. Steps 8. Band Intro 9. Don't Question
Topic: Live concert
Source: SP-C4>PS-2>AD-20>NJB3

Head-boppin' groovy music, steady low end. Nice capture by Jeff as well!

Ours
favoritefavoritefavorite Nov 18, 2003
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This review was written by patron ehlevine on 9/20/03, on another copy of this show that was lost...

01 - Broken 02 - Realize 03 - If Flowers Turn 04 - Here is the Light 05 - I'm a Monster 06 - Kill the Band 07 - Drowning 08 - Bleed 09 - Medication 10 - Sometimes 11 - Miseryhead 12 - Dizzy 13 - Fallen Souls
Topic: Live concert
Source: Sharp MD

This review was written by patron ehlevine on 9/20/03, on another copy of this show that was lost...

Mermen
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The Carol of the Bells is a standout for this show, as the chiming guitar tone is perfect for the...

Casbah, Ocean Beach, Soul Surfin', With No Definite Future..., Stinky Kitty, Ghost Riders In The Sky > Emmylou Rides Clarence South Then West, Be My Noir, Crash, Dragonfly, Happy Christmas (war is over), Carol Of The Bells, Curve
Topics: Rock, Psychedelic, Surf
Source: unknown onstage mics > CD-R (taped directly to CD-R)

The Carol of the Bells is a standout for this show, as the chiming guitar tone is perfect for the...

Anya Marina
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Jul 30, 2005
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If you like a smart woman with a guitar, give a listen. Anya's voice is girlish and feminine, but...

Disk 1: 01 - Anya - Intro 02 - Anya - Miss Halfway 03 - Anya - Santa Ana Winds 04 - Anya - Lovesick 05 - Anya - 6 dick pimp (liz phair cover) 06 - Anya - space monkey 07 - anya - Save Me (aimee mann cover) 08 - anya - Fantasy (w/ Steve Poltz) 09 - anya - If it feels right (w/ Steve Poltz) 10 - anya - Rommy's Pants 11 - anya - Mulder & Scully 12 - anya - Millionaire (w/Jose) 13 - anya - Clean & Sober
Topic: Live concert
Source: AT831 > SP-SPSC-1 batt. box (w/ bass rolloff set @ 107 Hz) > (line-in) Sharp MD-MT15

If you like a smart woman with a guitar, give a listen. Anya's voice is girlish and feminine, but...

Tom Savage Explosion
favoritefavoritefavorite Jun 12, 2008
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Gets going more about halfway through, which given the length of the set is not all that long. "Our...

01. Intro / a few false starts 02. Game Master Tom 03. World War Tom 04. In it for Tom 05. Tom's Secret Mechs 06. Fucking Tom-Agedon 07. Kill for Tom 08. Tom's Inferno 09. Shut your fucking Tom 10. Replacement Tom
Topic: Live concert
Source: Adk a-51 S LE's > Oade W-mod UA-5 > Opical S/Pdif > Nomad Jukebox

Gets going more about halfway through, which given the length of the set is not all that long. "Our...

Hanging Chads
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Feb 5, 2006
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Fun, upbeat music and song selection that would be suitable background at a party! Even the Dark...

Set 1 1 Aqui Como Alla (Ribot) 2 Double Agent (JMP) 3 Pipeline (Chantays) 4 Marmalade Jam * 5 Darkstar (Dead) 6 Witch Doctor (Hunter) # 7 Baby Elephant Walk (Mancini) 8 Cissy Strut (Meters) 9 Chameleon (Hancock) Set 2 1 Sands (Trey) # 2 Stir it up (Marley) 3 Common Ground (Moore) 4 Green Chimneys (Monk) # 5 Bubblehouse (MMW) # 6 GTTSNTTF # 7 First Tube (Trey) 8 Ladder Day Saints
Topic: Live concert
Source: DAUD AKG C3000 (On Stage DIN90) > Edirol UA5 > JB3

Fun, upbeat music and song selection that would be suitable background at a party! Even the Dark...

Goodman Brothers
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Wow, the songwriting, playing and recording are all so *polished* sounding! I could imagine any of...

1. Hand in hand © Frank & Billy Goodman 2. Hey there baby © Frank & Billy Goodman 3. Lost highway © Frank & Billy Goodman 4. Daddy's gotta play the blues (for Rock) © Frank & Billy Goodman 5. Come on home © Frank & Billy Goodman 6. Alls fair in love and war © Frank Goodman & Rachel Nemuth 7. Supernatural © Frank & Billy Goodman 8. Hes just a friend © Frank Goodman/Bill DeMain 9. Gonna miss you tonight © Frank/Billy Goodman/Dave Uosikkinen 10. Show me...
Topic: Live concert
Source: Master 8 & 16 Trk RTR >DAT >CDR

Wow, the songwriting, playing and recording are all so *polished* sounding! I could imagine any of...

Dave Osoff and Mosaic
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Jan 13, 2004
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This mostly-instrumental set is lightly jazzy, groovy, pleasant to the ears- in a way that reminds...

Disc 1 01. Why Not? 02. On Our Way 03. Savoy Truffle 04. Hannah 05. Freedom/Rising >>> 06. Undercover 07. Never Enough 08. Walk Right Out Your Door >>> Barney Miller ---------- Disc 2 - 01. Daybreak 02. Sybil 03. Mosaic dialogue 04. Mosaic
Topic: Live concert
Source: SB > cd > mastered via T-racks > audio editing via Bias Peak > wav > shn

This mostly-instrumental set is lightly jazzy, groovy, pleasant to the ears- in a way that reminds...

Yonder Mountain String Band
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Feb 9, 2011
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A simple search revealed a possible original seed/original seeder, who publicly circulated a copy...

Set 1: Banter Another Day Freeborn Man > Wheel Hoss > Freeborn Man It Takes A Lot To Laugh, It Takes A Train To Cry Rambler's Anthem At The End Of The Day > Good Hearted Woman Country Boy Rock And Roll Bloody Mary Morning Steep Grade, Sharp Curves Keep On Going* > I'm Only Sleeping > Jeff Scat > Keep On Going Set 2 Banter Mother's Only Son > Idaho Eight Cylinders Steam Powered Aereoplane Train Bound For Gloryland > Little Rabbit > Free To Run Not Far Away Ramblin' In...
Topic: Live concert
Source: Schoeps M222/MK 41's (DIN)>NT222>V3>D100

A simple search revealed a possible original seed/original seeder, who publicly circulated a copy...

Mermen
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Jun 14, 2021
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When someone recently asked for a "best of" Mermen selection, fans recommended the memorable...

Curve Ocean Beach Casbah To Be Naked and French Is Always Hard The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Here Kitty Kitty Silly Elephant Who Stomped to Tea Be My Noir --> TR-6 --> Crash --> Jack the Ripper Within You Without You * --> Burn * --> Unto the Resplendent * Jungle Rot * Emmylou Rides Clarence West and Then South The Goodbye Soul Surfin' Splashing with the Mermaid White Trash Raga * --> The Whales * E1: Blue Xoam Lonely Playboy Dragonfly E2: With No Definite Future... Scalp...
Topics: Rock, Psychedelic, Surf
Source: (on-stage) B&K 4011

When someone recently asked for a "best of" Mermen selection, fans recommended the memorable...

Mermen
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Well recorded, great musicianship, what more can you ask? Thanks!

CD1: intro (film soundtrack) > Jungle Rot > jam, Ocean Beach, The Goodbye, Last Forever, There Is a Tear, Unto The Resplendent, Emmylou Rides Clarence West Then South, To Be Naked And French Is Always Hard CD2: Blue Xoam, Trapeze, Over The Falls, Bondage Of The Sea, Under The Kou Tree, The Whales, The Intractable Boy, What Am I Always Waiting For? [Jim & Allen] CD3: Obsession For Men, Intro > White Trash Raga
Topics: Rock, Psychedelic, Surf
Source: MG M300s (left balcony, 12' from stage) > SD 744T (24/48)

Well recorded, great musicianship, what more can you ask? Thanks!

Raul Midon
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Apr 16, 2006
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Strongly recommended! Midon's wonderfully strong, expressive vocals grabbed me even more than his...

01. Intro 02. Everybody 03. Sunshine 04 All in Your Mind 05. If You're Gonna Leave 06. State of Mind 07. Waited All My Life 08. I Remember 09. Suddenly 10. Expressions of Love 11. State of Mind
Topic: Live concert
Source: Schoeps MK4's > Active Cables > NBox > VxPocket v2 > Sony VAIO PCG-TR3A > WaveLab 5.0 (@ 16/44.1) > CDWave 1.71 > mkwact 0.97 > .shn (seek tables appended)

Strongly recommended! Midon's wonderfully strong, expressive vocals grabbed me even more than his...

Das Vibenbass
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Oct 23, 2005
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I had earlier noted a positive review of this item

Set 1 Beatrice * > A Go Go ^ Reference Check Theme for the Eulipions # Stomp Downtown Da Loop Set 2 Rising $ Regret % Shh...... A Muse for Me Larsonius Thump > Move On
Topic: Live concert
Source: ADK A-51 TL (Blumein, On Stage) > Digi-Mod Edirol UA-5 > Creative Nomad Jukebox 3

I had earlier noted a positive review of this item

Mermen
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Instrumental surf music with a twist, played with proficiency. The Mermen have a much more...

Kaena The Drowning Man Knows His God --> Scalp Salad With No Definite Future... Honeybomb Raglan Dragonfly Pull of the Moon Ghost Riders in the Sky * --> Emmylou Rides Clarence West and Then South * The Whales * --> Curve * Bondage of the Sea Hammerhead Blue Xoam The Intractable Boy To Be Naked and French Is Always Hard Jungle Rot * Burn *
Topics: Rock, Psychedelic, Surf
Source: (on-stage) B&K 4011 > Lunatec V2 > Sonic AD2K+ (NS3) @ 48k > Tascam DA-P1

Instrumental surf music with a twist, played with proficiency. The Mermen have a much more...

Amir Golshani
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Review from impartial listener: If you generally like emotive solo guys with acoustic guitars, this...

01 - Betrayal 02 - Two Coins (Disptach Cover) 03 - Falling 04 - Morning After (Howie Day Cover) 05 - Forgive Them
Topic: Live concert
Source: Studio Recording

Review from impartial listener: If you generally like emotive solo guys with acoustic guitars, this...

New Monsoon
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite May 23, 2003
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This was my first exposure to New Monsoon. I'm puzzled by other reviewers' Grateful Dead fixation;...

Disc 1 d1t1. Southern Dew d1t2. Don't Feel Welcome d1t3. Are You Listening d1t4. Utah Kind Jam > d1t5. Downstream d1t6. In Memory Of Elizabeth Reed d1t7. Drum/Keyboard Jam > d1t8. On The Sun d1t9. Liquid Blue Disc 2 d2t1. Tabla Solo > Mountain Aire d2t2. velvet Pouch d2t3. Bo's Blues d2t4. Conga Solo > Three Tenors d2t5. Vickassippi # d2t6. Paint It Black* > Disc 3 d3t1. Country Interlude > d3t2. Country Interlude Pt. II d3t3. Low Spark Of High Heeled Boys % d3t4. Improv Phil...
Topic: Live concert
Source: SBD > DAT

This was my first exposure to New Monsoon. I'm puzzled by other reviewers' Grateful Dead fixation;...

Mermen
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As a newbie Mermen fan, I asked a group of more experienced fans for a favorite show. Several came...

Madagascar Varykino Snow Emmylou Rides Clarence West Then South 100 Foot Lemon Ocean Beach Pulpin' Line With No Definite Future and No Purpose Other Than to Prevail Somehow Silly Elephany Who Stomps To Tea Sponge Cookie Curve Slipping The Glimpse To Be Naked And French Is Always Hard Miki's Lush Beehive My Black Bag E: The Whales > Jack The Ripper
Topics: Rock, Psychedelic, Surf
Source: Onstage Soundfield ST-250 + vocals mics > Nagra D,ReelMaster > EQ > DAT > CDR.

As a newbie Mermen fan, I asked a group of more experienced fans for a favorite show. Several came...

Matthew Ostrowski
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Feb 12, 2004
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This does have interesting texture and is surprisingly patterned! If you've heard the flat white...

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Topic: Live concert
Source: composer

This does have interesting texture and is surprisingly patterned! If you've heard the flat white...

Goran Ivanovic [Group]
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Aug 4, 2005
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If you like instrumental music, or classical guitar stylings, or an Eastern European flavor, I...

Disc 1: Set: 1 1. Rachenica 2. Flying High 3. Seven Boats 4. Walls Of The White City 5. Gajdarsko Oro 6. Jovano Jovanke 7. Balkan Jam Disc 2: Set: 2 1. Episodes From A Village Dance 2. Macedonian Girl 3. Last Mohican From Rockford 4. Blacksmith's Dance 5. Duo 6. Ederlizi 7. Gates To The Unknowns 8. Kolajdzisko Oro
Topic: Live concert
Source: Studio Projects c-1, X/Y, on stage + Studio Projects C-4 (omni) on stage corners facing audience (with phase reversed) > Mackie ONYX 1220 > JB3@ 16/48

If you like instrumental music, or classical guitar stylings, or an Eastern European flavor, I...

Grateful Dead
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I did not listen to this but pass along the following report from a patron named Bob: "after...

Jam-> Werewolves of London-> The Music Never Stopped, West L.A. Fadeaway, Mama Tried-> Mexicali Blues, Tennessee Jed, Looks Like Rain-> Might As Well Shakedown Street-> Playin' In The Band-> Ship of Fools-> Drums-> Dear Mr. Fantasy-> Not Fade Away, E: U.S. Blues
Topic: Live concert
Source: FOB PCM AUD -- ??? Mics -> PCM -> DATs -> CDR (x1) -> EAC -> SHN

I did not listen to this but pass along the following report from a patron named Bob: "after...

Yo Mama's Big Fat Booty Band
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite Jul 29, 2007
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Party music! I expect these guys are great to see in person. Good presence to the recording.

Setlist unknown
Topic: Live concert
Source: AKG 483(ORTF/DFC/FOB)>Oade Mod UA-5>JB3 Optical-In (.wav @ 44.1KHz)

Party music! I expect these guys are great to see in person. Good presence to the recording.

Man Or Astroman?
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Highly recommended! Not only is this a crisp recording (probably atypical of most Astroman...

Spectrograph Reading of the Varying Phantom Frequencies of Chronic Incurable Tinnitus; Theme from EEVIAC; Song for the Two Mile Linear Particle Accelerator, Stanford University, Stanford, California; Television Fission; Preparation Clont; Within One Universe There Are Millions; Engines of Difference; Many Pieces of Large Fuzzy Mammals Gathered Together at a Rave and Schmoozing with a Brick; Um Espectro Sem Escala; Trapezoid; Interstellar Hardrive; Curious Constructs of Stem-like Devices Which...
Topic: Live concert
Source: SBD radio broadcast

Highly recommended! Not only is this a crisp recording (probably atypical of most Astroman...

Surf Coasters
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Woo, energetic and straight ahead- blammo! These guys are not so introspective-sounding as the...

T01--Tsunami Struck T02--Shark Man T03--Riding High T04--Samurai Struck T05--Midnight Headlight T06--Flight of the Bumblebee T07--Rumble/Nineteen T08--Miserlou T09--Typhoon Swell T10--Beach Monster T11--Summertime Blues T12--Intruder T13--Jack the Ripper
Topic: Live concert
Source: Shure VP-88 M-S Mike>MIO2882>Mac G4 PB>Peak 4.13 24 Bit

Woo, energetic and straight ahead- blammo! These guys are not so introspective-sounding as the...

Jack Johnson
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I had questioned this being archived given what we'd had of the

Rodeo Clowns Posters Middle Man The News Drink the Water Bubble Toes Flake Inaudible Melodies
Topic: Live concert
Source: Studio Master? > ? > MD

I had questioned this being archived given what we'd had of the

Acid Mothers Temple
favoritefavoritefavorite Oct 14, 2009
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Despite the comparative note in the txt file, holding up this AMT set to the Grateful Dead would be...

1. Freeform 2. Dark Star Blues 3. La Le Lo 4. Electric love Machine 5. Pink Lady Lemonade>IN E>Bow solo>Pink Lady Lemonade(last min. is cut off)
Topic: Live concert
Source: 2 thousand dollar mics through soundboard straight to disc > FLAC

Despite the comparative note in the txt file, holding up this AMT set to the Grateful Dead would be...

Spoonful of Vicodin
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Unfortunately, all the pieces are just brief riffs, not long-lived enough to feel where they're...

N/A - if you can help with a setlist for this show, please submit an error report (link on the left)
Topic: Live concert
Source: Adk a-51 S LE's > Oade W-mod UA-5 > Opical S/Pdif > Nomad

Unfortunately, all the pieces are just brief riffs, not long-lived enough to feel where they're...