From Elvis to Alice & Chains, our August playlist theme is ‘Live Recordings’. Happy Listening!

This month’s featured system included:

Speakers – Wilson Audio Alexx Speakers
Phono Pre-Amp – D’Agostino Phono Pre-Amp
Amplifiers – D’Agostino ST400 mono amps
Digital Playback – dCS Vivaldi system CD/SACD player
Turntable – Clear Audio Master Innovation turntable w/ Goldfinger Cartridge
Cables – Transparent Opus Cables
Equipment Rack –HRS MXR rack with isolation shelves and couplers

August Music Appreciation Night Playlist

The Isley Brothers & Santana (Silver Platters feature disc) — “Are You Ready” from the LP “Power of Peace”

The Preservation Hall Jazz Band (Silver Platters feature disc) — “So It Is” from the CD “So It Is”

Al Di Meola, John Mclaughlin & Paco De Lucia — “Mediterranean Sundance/Rio Ancho” from the ORG LP “Friday Night In San Francisco”

The Allman Brothers Band — “Statesboro Blues” from the Mobile Fidelity LP “At Filmore East”

Johnny Cash — “Folsom Prison Blues” from the CD “At Folsom Prison”

Irakere — “Anabis” from the CD “!Afrocubanismo!”

Joe Bonamassa — “Slow Train” from the CD “Beacon Theater: Live From New York”

Ray Charles  — “I Got A Woman” from the Analogue Productions SACD “Live In Concert”

Stanley Turrentine — “Stanley’s Time” from the Analogue Productions LP “Up At Minton’s vol. 1”

The Jeff Healey Band — “Heart Of An Angel” from the CD “Live At The Horseshoe Tavern 1993”

Taste — “Same Old Story” from the CD “What’s Going On, Live At The Isle Of Wight”

Neil Larson and Buzz Feiten — “Casino Lights” from the compilation LP “Casino Lights”

The Rolling Stones — “Live With Me” from the LP “The Marquee Club in 1971”

Stevie Ray Vaughan — “Tin Pan Alley” from the Analogue Productions LP “In The Beginning”

Led Zepplin — “Since I’ve Been Loving You” from the re-mixed LP set “The Song Remains The Same”

Jeff Beck — “You Know You Know” from the CD “Live+”

BR-549 — “Me ‘N’ Opie (Down By The Duck Pond)” from the CD “Live From Robert’s”

Peter Appleyard — “Night Journey” from the LP “Peter Apple Yard Presents”

Nirvana — “Aneurism” from the LP “Live At Reading”

Jimi Hendrix — “The Wind Cries Mary” from the LP “Live At Monterey”

Curtis Knight and the Squires — “Driving South” from the LP set “Live At George’s Club 20”

Jake Bugg — “Lightning Bolt” from the CD “Live @ Silver Platters”

U2 — “Star Spangled Banner” and “Bullet In The Blue Sky” from the CD “Rattle And Hum”

Muddy Waters — “I’ve Got My Brand On You” from the Speakers Corner LP “Live At Newport”

The Who — “Young Man Blues” from the Classic Records LP “Live At Leeds”

BB King — “Sweet Little Angel” and “It’s My Own Fault” from the Mobile Fidelity CD “Live At The Regal”

The Temptations — “Yesterday/What Now My Love” from the re-mastered CD “Live!”

John Elliot Gardner & Orchestre Revolutionnaire et Romantique — Beethoven “Coriolan Overture” from the CD “Brahms:Symphony No. 4”

ACDC — “Jailbreak” from the re-mastered CD “Live”

Deep Purple — “Lazy” from the DCC LP “Made In Japan”

Joni Mitchell — “Woodstock” from the re-mastered CD “Miles Of Aisles”

Frank Zappa — “Black Napkins” from the CD “Halloween In The Big Apple”

Tangerine Dream — “Stratosfear ’86” from the CD “Live At The Dome, Brighton, UK — March 25th 1986”

Chuck Mangione — “Land Of Make Believe” from the LP “Land Of Make Believe…A Chuck Mangione Concert”

Rammstein — “Du Riechst So Gut” from the CD “Live Aus Berlin”

Alice In Chains — “It Ain’t Like That” and “Man In The Box” from the LP “Facelift Live”

Melody Gardot — “Ain’t No Sunshine” from the CD “Live In Paris” (comes w/ “My One and Only Thrill” deluxe edition)

Kenny Burrell — “Hallelujah” from the Analogue Productions LP “On View At The Five Spot”

Emmylou Harris — “Half As Much” from the CD “Live At The Ryman”

Elvis — “Baby What You Want Me To Do” from the CD “Memories The ’68 Comeback Special”

Buddy Guy — “Best Damn Fool” from the LP “Live At Legends”

Dean Martin — “Medley: When You’re Smiling/ The Lady Is A Tramp” from the DCC CD “The Summit” (w/ Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr.)

Dean Martin — “(I Left My Heart) San Francisco” from the DCC CD “The Summit” (w/ Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr.)