Is Everybody Listening is an archive released live album by Supertramp.
There is disagreement about where and when it was recorded.
According to the sleeves notes, it was recorded in Cleveland, Ohio, USA in 1976 but John Helliwell’s website says that it was recorded on March 9th, 1975 at the Hammersmith Odeon in London.
“The gig was a last minute add-on to the end of the tour and has become famous or rather perhaps infamous as an illegal bootleg beloved amongst Supertramp fans. It was also briefly commercially released in 2001 as “Is Everybody Listening”. For some bizarre reason the original bootleg erroneously gave the venue for this show as Cleveland, Ohio rather than London, England, a mistake which the 2001 commercial release unfortunately replicated on its own cover notes. ” http://www.johnhelliwell.com/bio2013.php
The 1975 concert at the Hammersmith Odeon has been included in the Deluxe edition of the remastered Crime Of The Century.
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Songs On Supertramp Is Everybody Listening?
2. Bloody Well Right
3. Hide In Your Shell
5. Sister Moonshine
6. Just A Normal Day
7. Another Man’s Woman
11. If Everyone Was Listening
12. Crime Of The Century
This is a very solid set starting with the first side of the vinyl album of Crime Of The Century, then a batch of four songs from Crisis? What Crisis? Finally the second side of Crime Of The Century.
Playing on the album are:
Roger Hodgson – vocals, guitar, keyboards
Rick Davies – vocals, keyboards
John Helliwell – saxophone, clarinet, keyboards, vocals
Dougie Thomson – bass, additional backing vocals
Bob Siebenberg – percussion, drums
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