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  1. Subscriber FMF
    a.k.a. John W Booth
    05 Apr '10 09:27 / 3 edits
    I've slapped three early 70s Zappa shows on a slap up blog page. All crisp SBDs (recording taken from a feed from the soundboard).

    http://theproofisintheplaying.blogspot.com

    El Paso 23rd May 1975

    KCET Studio, Los Angeles 6th August 1974

    Sydney, Australia 24th June 1973

    All primo sound, I promise.

    EDIT: Just added Dallas 17th October 1980 and more.

    EDIT: and Santa Monica 11th December 1981

    Coming Soon:

    Frank Zappa - 76 - Boston Music Hall, 24th October 1976
    Frank Zappa - 77 - Palladium, New York 31st October 1977
    Frank Zappa - 78 - Deutschlandhalle, Berlin 15th February 1978
    Frank Zappa - 79 - Manchester, United Kingdom 12 February 1979
  2. 05 Apr '10 09:50
    Originally posted by FMF
    I've slapped three early 70s Zappa shows on a slap up blog page. All crisp SBDs.

    El Paso 23rd May 1975

    KCET Studio, Los Angeles 6th August 1974

    Sydney, Australia 24th June 1973

    All primo sound, I promise.
    SBDs?

    And link?
  3. Subscriber FMF
    a.k.a. John W Booth
    05 Apr '10 10:06
    Originally posted by Starrman
    SBDs?

    And link?
    Whoops. Fixed.

    SBD = recording taken from a feed from the soundboard. These generally speaking are very superior to 'AUDs' - recordings made by audience members using microphones.
  4. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    Poor Filipov :,(
    05 Apr '10 17:31
    Originally posted by Starrman
    SBDs?

    And link?
    Silent But Deadly
  5. Subscriber FMF
    a.k.a. John W Booth
    25 Apr '10 14:16
    Here is the ONLY soundboard from Zappa's truncated 88 show 1988 tour, as far as I know.

    http://tinyurl.com/y4ldn7q
    http://tinyurl.com/y445o2n
    http://tinyurl.com/yyehkcu
    http://tinyurl.com/y5r387c

    Sounds superb.

    1st May 1988
    Johanneshovs Isstadion
    Stockholm
    Sweden

    01. Tuning
    02. Heavy Duty Judy
    03. Packard Goose Medley
    04. Any Kind Of Pain
    05. More Trouble Every Day
    06. Penguin In Bondage
    07. Hot Plate Heaven At The Green Hotel
    08. Cosmik Debris
    09. Inca Roads
    10. Advance Romance
    11. Bobby Brown
    12. Keep It Greasey
    13. The Torture Never Stops Medley
    14. Big Swifty w/ Mats & Morgan
    15. Joe's Garage
    16. Why Does It Hurt When I Pee?
    17. Peaches En Regalia
    18. Stairway To Heaven
    19. Whippin' Post
    20. I Am The Walrus
    21. Loops Jam
    22. Sofa
  6. Standard member avalanchethecat
    Not actually a cat
    25 Apr '10 15:20
    Nice one.