King Biscuit appropriately keeps the concert full-length, without any splicing, so that the songs are enjoyed exactly as they were during the staging. Wakeman electrifies San Francisco's Winterland Theater with stunning versions of "Lancelot and the Black Night" and "Merlin the Magician," two of this album's finest cuts. Particular attention is given to "The Forest," a track rarely played live from Wakeman, but placed fittingly in the middle of the eight selections here. EAC extraction logfile from 1. April 2006, 13:10 for CD Rick Wakeman, In Concert Used drive : MATSHITADVD-RAM UJ-832S Adapter: 1 ID: 0 Read mode : Secure with NO C2, accurate stream, disable cache Read offset correction : 102 Overread into Lead-In and Lead-Out : No. Used output format : Internal WAV Routines 4. 00 Hz; 16 Bit; Stereo.
More albums from Rick Wakeman: Night Airs by Rick Wakeman. Classic Tracks by Rick Wakeman. Heritage Suite (A Tribute To The Unique Heritage Of The Isle Of Man) by Rick Wakeman. The Six Wives Of Henry VIII Live At Hampton Court Palace by Rick Wakeman. African Bach by Rick Wakeman. Softsword by Rick Wakeman. The Classical Connection 2 by Rick Wakeman. Live In Nottingham by Rick Wakeman. View all albums . King Biscuit Flower Hour Presents Rick Wakeman In Concert. By: Rick Wakeman (1995, Electronic). 1. Journey To The Centre Of The Earth.
Taped with their usual technical expertise for a King Biscuit Flower Hour radio show, it's also the earliest disc to feature Rick's "streamlined" band, The English Rock Ensemble. This 8-piece outfit, which included Ashley Holt (vocals) & Tony Fernandez (drums), would go on to record the bizarre NO EARTHLY CONNECTION just a few months later, as well as LIVE ON THE TEST, the BBC-radio show a month after that
CD - King Biscuit Flower Hour Records 120). The liner notes are surprisingly informative for a live album, offering a brief but entertaining biography of Rick Wakeman's solo progression up to that point. Taken from the early stages of Wakeman's career, this album captures him in his freshest period, at a time when his flamboyant playing style was most respected.
At Lincoln Cathedral: Rick Wakeman 2005. Songs of Middle Earth 2003. Crimes Of Passion - Original Movie Soundtrack 1986. Simply Acoustic 1994. The Six Wives Of Henry 8 - Live At Hampton Court Palace 2009. The Myths And Legends Of King Arthur And The Knights Of The Round Table 1975. Lisztomania (Remastered 2003) 1975.
Recordings Are Taken From The Extensive King Biscuit Archives, Remixed And Digitally Remastered From The Original Multi-track Masters. Annotation last modified on 2018-05-20 14:50.
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|1||Journey To The Center Of The Earth||12:20|
|3||Lancelot & The Black Knight||5:28|
|6||Arthur & Guinevere||14:41|
|7||Merlyn The Magician||7:26|
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – King Biscuit Flower Hour Records, Inc.
- Copyright (c) – King Biscuit Flower Hour Records, Inc.
- Manufactured By – BMG Music
- Distributed By – BMG Music
- Distributed By – BMG Distribution
- Recorded At – Winterland
- Glass Mastered At – Sonopress USA – 65497-01
- Artwork [Art Layout By] – Gabe Mera, Liz Vap
- Bass – Roger Newell
- Design [CD Design] – Steven Jacaruso
- Drums – Tony Fernandez
- Executive-Producer – Barry Ehrmann, Evert Wilbrink, Steve Ship*
- Guitar – John Dunsterville
- Keyboards, Written-By – Rick Wakeman
- Liner Notes – Bruce Pilato
- Mastered By – Gary Lyons
- Percussion – John Hodgson
- Photography By – Jeffrey Mayer
- Production Manager, Coordinator – Jack Ball
- Trombone – Reg Brooks
- Trumpet – Martin Shields
- Vocals – Ashley Holt
Notes℗ & © 1995 King Biscuit Flower Hour Records, Inc.
Recorded on November 2, 1975 at The Winterland Theater, San Francisco.
Manufactured and Distributed in the United States by BMG Music (alongside BMG Distribution logo).
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode (Text): 707108800920
- Matrix / Runout: 70710880092 + + 65497-01 SONOPRESS USA
- Mould SID Code: IFPI 1008
- Rights Society: ASCAP
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