Captain Beefheart An Ashtray Heart 1981

An Ashtray Heart is a live album by Captain Beefheart.

It was recorded at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver, Canada and broadcast live on Toronto radio on 17 January 1981.

Bonus tracks have also been added which include songs played on Saturday Night Live in 1980, a recording with Frank Zappa in 1975 and three songs from a 1971 radio broadcast.

It was released in 2011 after the Captain died December 17, 2010.

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Dio At Donnington 1983 & 1987

Dio At Donnington 1983 & 1987 is a live album by Dio, the American heavy metal group featuring Ronnie James Dio of Rainbow and Black Sabbath fame.

As the name indicates, it was recorded from two appearances at the Monsters of Rock festival in Donnington, England on August 20, 1983 and August 22, 1987.

These recordings were finally released in 2010 after the death of Ronnie James Dio.

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Nazareth Snaz 1981

Snaz is a live album by Nazareth.

It was recorded at the Pacific Coliseum in Vancouver, Canada in May 1981.

The title was supposed to be “It’s Naz” but the artwork made it look like Snaz because of the way the words were spread over the front and back covers.

Nazareth were slow to release a live album although there is a BBC In Concert recording that dates back to 1973.

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