( Remastered) 'Recorded at:
The Rainbow Theatre, London, England, with the Manor Mobile Unit, 8/1/77 (-), 8/2/77 (1-8, 1-11, 2-8), 8/3/77 (1-6, 1-7, 2-3), 8/4/77 (1-5, horn break on 1-6, 1-9, 1-10, 2-11)
Lisner Auditorium, George Washington University, Washington, DC, with the Fedco Remote, 8/8/77 (1-2 to 1-4, 1-12 to 2-2, 2-10, 2-13, 2-14), 8/9/77 (2-5 to 2-7, 2-12, 2-15), 8/10/77 (2-4, 2-9)
(Note: Manchester City Hall, Manchester, England (7/29/77) was also recorded on 24-track tape, but nothing was ever used from this date.)
Disc 1 (all) & disc 2 (2-1 to 2-5) from the original release of Waiting For Columbus, Warner Bros. #2BS-3140 (2/10/78)
Refurbished at Sunset Sound, Hollywood, CA; Westlake Audio, Los Angeles, CA (8/19/77-9/10/77). Mixed at Westlake Audio, Los Angeles, CA (9/12/77-10/16/77)
(Note: For aesthetic reasons, the playing order of Sides 2 (1-9 to 1-12) & 3 (1-6 to 1-8) has been switched so that the band's main set (contained on Disc 1) now concludes with the long ovation that leads into the encore.)
Disc 2 (2-6 to 2-10)
Performances that were refurbished & mixed for the original album Waiting For Columbus, but not used.
Disc 2 (2-11, 2-12)
Selections that were apparently never considered for inclusion on either the original album or Hoy-Hoy! They are newly mixed from the original multitrack tapes and do not contain any overdubs.
Disc 2 (2-13 to 2-15)
First issued on the album Hoy-Hoy!, Warner Bros. #2BSK-3538 (7/29/81)
Refurbished & mixed at George Massenburg Studios (The Complex), West Los Angeles, CA (12/80-3/81)
(Note: This release now contains all the songs that were performed at the series of shows recorded for this album.)
Mixes for 'Cold, Cold, Cold' & 'Day At The Dog Races' (2-11, 2-12) at Capitol Studios
This Reissue/Compilation ℗ 1978, 1981 & 2002 Warner Bros. Records Inc. © 1978 & 2002 Warner Bros. Records Inc. & Rhino Entertainment Company.
Released in slim double jewel case, with 24 pp. booklet.
(Reissue) 'Gatefold cover, No barcode, different labels.
When checking labels, this one has no lines, GEMA / Biem, Label code at the bottom, WB 66 075 on lower part of labels (just above the label code)
© 1978 Warner Bros Records Inc.
Made in Germany by WEA Musik GmbH
Similar version distributed in Europe:
Release 10318024 - White label with lines, price code Ⓞ & WE 322, no rights society
Release 6381128 - White label w. lines, price code Ⓞ & WE 322, nCb
Release 1006664 - White label without lines, price code Ⓞ & WE 322, GEMA/BIEM, Barcode
Release 10318024) - White label with lines, price code Ⓞ & WE 322, GEMA/BIEM, No Barcode
In the runout information, there are etchings/stamps that indicate both Strawberry Mastering and Tonstudio Pfanz. '[discogs]
Originally released in 1978. The tracks 'Don't Bogart That Joint' & 'Apolitical Blues' which appear on the double album and cassette have been omitted to facilitate a single specially priced CD.[discogs]
only side 3+4 of the 'Waiting for Columbus' Live-Album