Mon, 19 March 2012
Part 2 of my conversation with special guest Ric Dube about bootlegs. I've also got the Bonehead of the Week and live music from Fugazi, fIREHOSE and Warren Zevon.
- Check out Ric's latest project, Trademark of Quality
- Bootlegs would get bootlegged
- Plenty of boots of concerts from radio and TV broadcasts
- When Napster emerged, bottom dropped out of bootleg market
- U2's Achtung Baby demos were stolen, ended up on bootlegs
- Ric has an early Men at Work bootleg, just because
- The Legend of Norm De Plume
- Pretenders bootleg has song from the Castaways at the end to fill space on the vinyl
- Bands used to re-record tracks on their live albums in the '70s
- Lots of good early Beck boots out there
- Ric: Searching for a long lost Elvis Costello bootleg
- Bonehead of the Week
fIREHOSE - For the Singer of REM (live at Ancienne Belgique)
Warren Zevon - Lawyers, Guns and Money (live at The Record Plant)
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The Fugazi song is from a show recorded at Irving Plaza in New York on 4/3/95. Download the song for free from the Live Music Archive.
The Warren Zevon song is on from a set recorded live at The Record Plant in Sausalito, CA, on 7/27/78. Download the song for free from the Live Music Archive.
The opening and closing theme of Completely Conspicuous is "Theme to Big F'in Pants" by Jay Breitling. Find out more about Senor Breitling at his fine music blogs Clicky Clicky and Keeping Some Dark Secrets. Voiceover work is courtesy of James Gralian; check out his site PodGeek.