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Wednesday, 19 April 2017

PIL Live recordings wanted - can you help?



I am slowly running out of things to share with you lot. Please have a look through what you have and see if you can help.

Below is a list of recordings I believe exist, that I dont have. If you have any  please get in contact .

 If you have cassettes I can get them transferred to digital and return the originals back to you.

If you have recorded something yourself I would love a copy.

I prefer FLAC but would be happy with anything in any format that I dont have.

Here's my current wants list:

06/11/83
Coliseum, St Austell, Cornwall
07/12/83
Rock City, Nottingham
11/12/83
King George Hall, Blackburn 
12/12/83
Odeon Theatre, Birmingham
13/12/83
Top Rank Club, Cardiff


09/10/84
Palace
16/10/84
Starry Night Club, Portland, OR
20/10/84
Crest Theatre, Sacramento, CA
16/12/84
ANU Performing Arts Centre, Canberra, Australia
22/12/84
Thebarton Theatre, Adelaide
28/12/84
RSL Club, Ballina, Australia
29/12/84
Rock Arena, Brisbane, Australia


03/01/85
Cronulla Sutherland Leagues Club, Sydney,Australia
04/01/85
The Royal Antler Hotel, Sydney, Australia


22/05/86
Arts Centre, Poole
16/06/86
Temple Concert Hall, Toronto, Canada
17/06/86
The Phantasy Nite Club, Cleveland, OH
05/07/86
Hollywood Palladium
12/07/86
Arcadia Theatre, Dallas, Texas


10/08/87
Rockefeller Music Hall, Oslo, Norway
25/08/87
Sao Paulo, Brazil
25/09/87
Apollo Theatre, Manchester
21/10/87
Das Metropoltheatre, Berlin, Germany


03/03/88
The Omni Coliseum, Atlanta


27/06/89
Roy Willkins Auditorium, Minneapolis
10/08/89
Master Builders Club, Illawarra, Australia
11/08/89
The Hills Centre, Castle Hill, Australia
12/08/89
Selina’s Nite Spot, Sydney,
15/08/89
The Workers Club, Newcastle, Australia
20/08/89
Arts Factory Lodge, Byron Bay, Australia
22/08/89
The Station Resort, Jindabyne, Australia
29/08/89
Le Rox Night Club, Adekaide, Australia




 08/04/92
The Shrine Mosque, Springfield, MO
05/05/92
Aston Villa Centre, Birmingham



plus from the modern PIL line up



Seattle, WA, Showbox at Market                            20.4.2010
Kansas City, MO, Midland Theatre                          26.4.2010
Baltimore, MD, Rams Head Live (incomplete)                11.5.2010
Rock Zottegem Festival 2010, Belgium (incomplete)         10.7.2010
Liège, Belgium, Les Ardentes Festival (incomplete)        11.7.2010
Bristol, UK, o2 Academy (incomplete)                      20.7.2010
Liverpool, UK, o2 Academy                                 24.7.2010
Glasgow, Scotland, ABC                                    26.7.2010



Barcelona, Spain, Parc del Fòrum(Primavera Sound)    26.5.2011
Middlesbrough, UK, The Empire                         1.6.2011
Cardiff, Wales, The Coal Exchange (2 sources)         2.6.2011
Brussels, Belgium, Ancienne Belgique                  4.6.2011
Preston, UK, 53 Degrees                               7.6.2011  
Tallinn, Estonia, Rabarock Festival                  18.6.2011
Oslo, Norway, Rockefeller Music Hall                 21.6.2011
Azzano Decimo, Italy, Fiera Della Musica              8.7.2011
Trencin, Slovakia, Bažant Pohoda 2011                 9.7.2011
Guildford, UK, Guilfest                              17.7.2011
Tokyo, Japan, Studio Coast                           15.8.2011




Warsaw, Poland, Impact Festival   27.7.2012
Bournemouth, UK, O2 Academy       31.7.2012
Wolverhampton, UK, Wulfrun Hall    3.8.2012
Newcastle, UK, O2 Academy          6.8.2012
Manchester, UK, HMV Ritz           7.8.2012


Thanks for looking, any help is appreciated.

Saturday, 1 April 2017

Punk77 - Sham 69 - John Peel Session - 28th November 1977

recorded 28 November 1977
Transmitted 6th December 1977

Producer - Tony Wilson
Engineer - Dave Dade
Studio - Maida Vale 4


TRACKLIST
Borstal Breakout
Hey Little Rich Boy
They Don't Understand
Rip Off
What 'Av We Got


LINE UP
Jimmy Pursey (Lead Vocals)
Dave Parsons (Bass, Backing Vocals)
Dave Treganna (Guitar, Backing Vocals)
Mark Cain (Drums)
Various Others (Backing Vocals)

Saturday, 25 March 2017

Punk77 - Rezillos - John Peel Session - 12th December 1977


Recorded 12/12/1977


broadcast - 30/12/1977

Producer - Chris Lycett
Engineer - Bill Aitken
Studio - Maida Vale 4


TRACKLIST
(My Baby Does) Good Sculptures
No
Fight Amongst Yourselves
Top Of The Pops




LINE UP
Angel Paterson (Drums, Backing Vocals)
William Mysterious (Bass, Backing Vocals)
Luke Warm (Jo Callis) (Guitar, Backing Vocals)
Fay Fife (Lead Vocals)
Eugene Reynolds (Lead Vocals)




Punk77 - Rezillos - Tiffany's, Edinburgh, Scotland - 21st January 1977



 01. Glad All Over
02. You Really Got Me
03. Getting Me Down
04. Have I The Right
05. Twist & Shout
06. Lipstick On Your Collar
07. I Like It
08. Somebodies Gonna Get Their Head Kicked In Tonight
09. Hungry For Love
10. Johnny Be Good
11. Great Big Kiss
12. Wooly Bully
13. C'mon Everybody
14. Boney Maronie
15. Do You Really Love Me
16. Stupid Cupid
17. 20,000 Rezillos Under The Sea
18. Route 66
19. Leader Of The Pack
20. Don't You Just Know It
21. (My Baby Does) Good Sculptures
22. I Wanna Be Your Man
23. I Need You


Punk77 - The Ramones - Roundhouse, London - 5th June 1977

1. Loudmouth
2. Beat On The Brat
3. Blitzkrieg Bop
4. I Remember You
5.Glad To See You Go
6. Gimme Gimme Shock Treatment
7. You're Gonna Kill That Girl
8. 53rd & 3rd
9. Carbona Not Glue
10. Sheena Is A Punk Rocker
11. Commando
12. I Wanna Be your Boyfriend
13. Havana Affair
14. Listen To My Heart
15. California Sun
16. Judy Is A Punk
17. I Don't Wanna Walk Around With You
18. Pinhead
19. Now I Wanna Sniff Some Glue







Punk77 - Joy Division Rehearsals - October/November 1977

Are Joy Division Punk???? Dont Care - it's my blog and I'll share if I want to.



A couple of years ago a chap (who wishes to remain anonymous) got in touch with me to say Thank You for all the things that I had shared. He has been following my blog since the very early days and has grabbed many things for his collection. He said that unfortunately he didnt have any PIL recordings that I needed but as a Thank You he sent me his complete collection of Ioy Division bootlegs. 

While I did love the studio stuff of Joy Division, I in no way considered myself a massive fan or a knowledgeable one either.

Anyway once I received the Joy Division recordings I decided to do a bit of research. It turns out that the very kind gentleman appears to have sent me copies of every known JD live recording ever. Plus he also sent me various sources, so for some gigs I have audience and soundboard recordings.

Sadly I have no info about the source or lineage of any of them but I do enjoy them immensely. So today I am sharing with you some rehearsals that came as part of the package. I hope you can enjoy them to,

A massive Thank You to the original source of this (whoever you may be) and a massive Thank You to my anonymous donor. Your gift was not necessary as I do this for the love of it, but your gift is greatly appreciated. 




Saturday, 4 March 2017

Punk77 - Sex Pistols - De Effenaar, Eindhoven, Holland - 9th December 1977

What a great thing to surface this year - A ''new'' previously uncirculated Sex Pistols recording from 1977. This is now being traded openly and is available on certain torrent sites so I thought I would also share it with you all.







this also comes with full CD artwork


Friday, 3 March 2017

Punk77 - Generation X - John Peel Session - 12th July 1977



Recorded on 12th July and broadcast 21st July 1977.


Producer - Jeff Griffin
Engineer - Mike Robinson
  • From The Heart
  • Rock On
  • Gimme Some Truth
  • No No No


  • Billy Idol (Lead Vocals, Guitar-Gimme Some Truth Only)
  • Bob Andrews (Guitar, Vocals)
  • Tony James (Bass, Vocals)
  • Mark Laff (Drums)





  • Punk77 - Generation X - John Peel Session - 12th April 1977


    Recorded 12th April 1977 and broadcast 20th April 1977
  • Producer - Jeff Griffin
  • Engineer - Mike Robinson


  • Tracklist:

  • Day By Day
  • Listen!
  • Youth Youth Youth
  • Your Generation


  • Billy Idol (Lead Vocals)
  • Bob Andrews (Guitar, Vocals)
  • Tony James (Bass, Vocals)
  • John Towe (Drums)


  • Punk77 - Chelsea - John Peel Session - 21st June 1977



    recorded by Chelsea on 21 June 1977 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on the 27th of that month.
    Tracklist:
    1. No Admission 
    2. High Rise Living
    3. Right To Work 
    4. Pretty Vacant 
    5. Blind Date