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SOUTHERN GYPSY MAGIC (Straight Arrow - SA/SP 2013-14-02)
Cover   Asheville, July 23 1975

This double CD features the July 23, 1975 Asheville show, plus bonus rarities from July 22 and 24. The show was originally issued on Gyrating Asheville (1997), but Straight Arrow obtained a better tape source; a two microphones recording. Thus there is noticeable ambience, due to channel separation. And, for the first time, the show is complete with no edits.

Asheville was the final city on his July 1975 tour, with three consecutive nights sold out at the newly-built Civic Center. The middle show on July 23 offers a number of unexpected inclusions like 'Turn Around, Look At Me', 'Shake A Hand' and 'Promised Land'. Bonus selections includes 'You Donít Have To Say You Love Me'and 'Memphis, Tennessee'.

The release is topped off with images from July 23, plus a photo each from July 22 and 24.
CD-1:
Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Big Boss Man
Love Me
If You Love Me
It's Midnight
All Shook Up
Teddy Bear/Don't Be Cruel
Hound Dog
The Wonder Of You
Turn Around, Look At Me
Polk Salad Annie
Band Introductions
Johnny B. Goode
Drum solo
Bass solo
Piano solo
School Days
 
 
 
 
 
 
CD-2:
T.R.O.U.B.L.E.
Why Me Lord?
How Great Thou Art
Let Me Be There (w/reprise)
Shake A Hand
Fairytale
Introduction of Vernon
Little Darlin'
Mystery Train/Tiger Man
Funny How Time Slips Away (w/reprise)
It's Now Or Never
Promised Land
Can't Help Falling In Love
Closing Vamp
Why Me Lord? (Elvis solo) [July 22]
Shake A Hand (w/fs) [July 22]
Memphis, Tennessee (w/fs) [July 22]
You Don't Have To Say You Love Me [July 22]
That's All Right [July 24]
Jailhouse Rock [July 24]
Something [July 24]
Return To Sender [July 24]
Wooden Heart [July 24]
Shake A Hand [July 24]
Pieces Of My Life [July 24]

Content: 5  Sound: 2  Artwork: 5


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