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Live In Amsterdam 1972 ()

The Flying Burrito Brothers

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Format: 2CD

Cat No: LIB5176

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Release Date:  21 June 2024

Label:  Wienerworld

Packaging Type:  Brilliant Case (Jewel Case size, Holds 2 CDs)

No of Units:  2

Barcode:  089353517625

Genres:  Jazz  

  • Description

    This magical performance from 1972, recorded in Amsterdam, fulfilled their record label contractual obligations - First time available.

    Formed by departing Byrds Gram Parsons and Chris Hillman in 1968, The Flying Burrito Brothers boasted a staggering wealth of musical talent during their first half-decade set of incarnations, including The Eagles' Bernie Leadon, and pedal steel titan "Sneaky" Pete Kleinow. But by 1972, soon-to-be Firefall founder Rick Roberts needed to recruit virtually a whole band to fulfill tour dates already contracted. Enter bluegrass legend Byron Berline and Roger Bush of Country Gazette, plus others, for a magical date recorded in Amsterdam in 1972.

    The double CD set had been available in Europe in '72/'73 and hadn't ever been released in the US. Features an entire bluegrass set followed by a country-rock set including their standards of "Wild Horses", "Sin City" and 'Devil In Disguise". The Flying Burrito Brothers was marked by a 'swing door' of noted artists and musicians with virtually every member in, then out.

    This performance, recorded in January, 1972 at the Amsterdam Concertgebouw fulfilled their record label contractual obligations - they evolved into a complete and solid bluegrass band with Berline, Bush, Wertz, Munde and Beck.

    This amazing performance was recorded, then pirated on vinyl and then officially released with the band's management blessings in the Netherlands and England quickly going out of print within a year or two. The recording rights reverted back to the band's management and now re-released here.

  • Tracklisting

      Disc 1

      Side 1

      • 1. Six Days On the Road (Introduction, Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 2. The Image Of Me (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 3. Four Days Of Rain (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 4. My Uncle (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 5. Bugle Call Rag (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 6. Shenandoah Valley Breakdown (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 7. Sing Me Back Home (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 8. I Already Know (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 9. White Line fever (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 10. Why Are You Crying? (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 11. Roll In My Sweet Baby's Arms (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 12. Salty Dog Blues (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)

      Side 2

      • 1. Wild Horses (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 2. She Thinks I Still Care (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 3. The Wild Side Of Life (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 4. Rueben's Train (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 5. Foggy Mountain Breakdown (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 6. Dixie Breakdown (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 7. Colorado (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 8. She Made Me Lose My Blues (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 9. Sin City (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 10. Christine's Tune (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 11. Roll Over Beethoven (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 12. Six Days On the Road (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 13. Don't Let Your Deal Go Down (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 14. Oklahoma Breakdown (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 15. Listen To the Mockingbird (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 16. Uncle Pen (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)
      • 17. Orange Blossom Special (Live from The Concertgebouw Amsterdam January 1972)