Eurythmics Live 1983–1989

Eurythmics Live 1983–1989 is a compilation of live recordings by the Eurythmics.

This collects together tracks from many different venues – Manchester, Los Angeles, Berlin, New York, Chicago, Austin, Stockholm, Nuremberg, Rome, Houston, London, Brighton, Christchurch, Sydney, Melbourne, Paris, Dublin, Edinburgh.

Eurythmics Live 1983–1989

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Frank Zappa You Can’t Do That On Stage Anymore Vol 3 1971 to 1984

You Can’t Do That On Stage Anymore Vol 3 is a collection of live recordings by Frank Zappa.

Unlike vol2 which was based on gigs at a single venue (Helsinki in 1974), this goes back to the format of vol 1 and collects together tracks from 1971 through to 1984.

While this loses the feel of one concert and opens up the issue of different members in the supporting band, it means that you get some of Zappa’s favourite versions of the songs. Of course, some fans disagree as the early 1980s weren’t his strongest period.

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Steve Miller Band Live! 1982

Steve Miller Band Live! is a live album by the Steve Miller Band.

It was recorded at the Pine Knob Amphitheater in Detroit on September 25, 1982.

The Steve Miller Band were very popular in the late 1970s and early 1980s with best selling albums including Fly Like An Eagle (1976), Book Of Dreams (1977) and Abracadabra (1982).

Whilst I wasn’t a big fan at the time, hearing these songs takes me back to my days as a teenager and as a university student. It has a strong emotional appeal.

Steve Miller Band Live!

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R.E.M. Live At Muziekcentrum Vredenburg 1987

R.E.M. Live At Muziekcentrum Vredenburg is a live in concert recording of R.E.M. that’s available with the 25th Anniversary Edition of Document.

It was recorded in Utrecht in the Netherlands on September 14, 1987, about two weeks after the Document studio album had been released.

R.E.M. Live At Muziekcentrum Vredenburg 1987

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The Stranglers All Live and All of the Night 1985 1987

All Live and All of the Night is a live album by The Stranglers.

It collects together tracks from three different concerts:

  • Le Zenith in Paris on29 April 1985,
  • Hammersmith Odeon in London on 31 March 1987
  • The Reading Festival on 30 August 1987.

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J Geils Band Showtime 1982

Showtime is the third live album to be released by the J Geils Band.

It was recorded at The Pine Knob Music Theater in Clarkston, Michigan in September 1982 and quickly released in November 1982.

By this stage, the band were moving away from their home base of blues and R&B to incorporate a classic rock feel to the material. The single Centrefold was a #1 in the USA and a #3 in the UK.

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