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« Reply #120 on: January 09, 2018, 01:22:21 PM »

When can we stop calling it the New 7cd box?
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« Reply #121 on: January 09, 2018, 01:41:23 PM »


When can we stop calling it the New 7cd box?


When someone releases a newer one? Wink
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« Reply #122 on: January 09, 2018, 03:26:00 PM »


When can we stop calling it the New 7cd box?


My copy only arrived yesterday.  Smiley
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« Reply #123 on: January 13, 2018, 06:21:04 PM »

Just got to disc six, the live set by the Nine lineup.  I didn't expect such great sound and such stellar performances - this is the highlight of the entire box!

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« Reply #124 on: January 14, 2018, 04:36:23 PM »

So ... for someone like myself who has all the original studio albums plus Heyday, House Full, Live Convention & Farewell, Farewell ... and who doesn't like too many recordings of the same song .. which is the better buy - this or the "Unconventional" box set ?!?  Smiley  
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« Reply #125 on: January 14, 2018, 05:37:51 PM »


So ... for someone like myself who has all the original studio albums plus Heyday, House Full, Live Convention & Farewell, Farewell ... and who doesn't like too many recordings of the same song .. which is the better buy - this or the "Unconventional" box set ?!? †Smiley


If you can only buy one, buy this (the Free Reed boxes all have their flaws, some of them deeper than others, but are all worth owning nonetheless).
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« Reply #126 on: January 14, 2018, 06:17:24 PM »


So ... for someone like myself who has all the original studio albums plus Heyday, House Full, Live Convention & Farewell, Farewell ... and who doesn't like too many recordings of the same song .. which is the better buy - this or the "Unconventional" box set ?!? †Smiley


This.

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« Reply #127 on: January 17, 2018, 12:26:30 AM »


Yes disc 7 duplicates the LA Troubadour concert I issued on the Rising deluxe, bar an alternate performance of Down Where the Drunkards Roll.


It has to be said that this song is the highlight of disc 7.  Loved it.

I thought I could hear Sandy struggling with her vocals on this concert though.  I've heard people say that she wasn't at her best, vocally, during this period, but I'd never really noticed before.  She sounds like she's trying really hard but that familiar ease he had with singing seems just out of reach.

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« Reply #128 on: January 23, 2018, 05:37:16 PM »



Must have been a Christmas offer - back up to £57.45 now and sold out on HMV!  Cry   Sad
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« Reply #129 on: January 23, 2018, 05:45:50 PM »


Must have been a Christmas offer - back up to £57.45 now and sold out on HMV! †CrySad


Christmas until around New Year.  It went back up a while ago, alas.

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