Live At Rockpalast is a live album or DVD by Ian Dury and the Blockheads.
It was recorded at the WDR Studio L in Cologne on 21 February 1978. At this stage, Dury was still promoting the New Boots and Panties album, which had been released on 30 September 1977. This studio album had sold very well in the UK, peaking at #5 in the album charts and earning a platinum disk.
Songs On Ian Dury Live At Rockpalast 1978
Sex and Drugs and Rock ‘n’ Roll – 4:13
I’m Partial to Your Abacadabra – 3:04
Wake Up and Make Love With Me – 4:52
Clevor Trever – 5:12
If I Was With a Woman – 4:22
You’re More Than Fair – 4:32
Billericay Dickie – 3:49
Sweet Gene Vincent – 4:16
Upminster Kid – 4:22
What a Waste – 4:20
Plaistow Patricia – 4:48
I Made Mary Cry – 3:14
Blackmail Man – 2:50
My Old Man – 4:14
Blockheads – 5:43
The set list includes three songs from Ian Dury’s previous band, Kilburn & The High Roads – You’re More Than Fair, Upminster Kid and I Made Mary Cry.
This is less rowdy than the Stiffs Live Stiffs recording from 1977 that’s available in the expanded version of Dury’s second album, Do It Yourself.
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