Esquire Theme by Matthew Buchanan
Social icons by Tim van Damme

04

Sep

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78 plays

kdo:

The Yardbirds - I Wish You Would (Demo) (1964)
William ”Billy Boy” Arnold
Billy Boy Arnold Cover
from: ”The Yardbirds Story” Box Set [Disc 2]

27

Aug

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74 plays

kdo:

Herbie Hancock - Watermelon Man (Alternative Take) (1962)
Herbie Hancock
”Takin’ Off’' (1996 Reissue Bonus Track)
from: ”Takin’ Off” (1996 Reissue) LP


Personnel:
Herbie Hancock: Piano
Freddie Hubbard: Trumpet
Dexter Gordon: Tenor Saxophone
Butch Warren: Bass
Billy Higgins: Drums

22

Aug

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50 plays

kdo:

Lou Reed - Vicious (Live) (1974)
(Previously Unreleased)
Lou Reed
from: ”Rock ‘n’ Roll Animal’' LP (Remastered and Resequenced)

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50 plays

kdo:

Lou Reed - Satellite of Love (Live) (1974)
(Previously Unreleased)
Lou Reed
from: ”Rock ‘n’ Roll Animal’' LP (Remastered and Resequenced)

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288 plays

phantomengineer:

Infidels outtake, and an alternate take of ‘Someone’s Got A Hold Of My Heart’ from the one included on Bootleg Series Vol. 3.

21

Aug

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615 plays

kdo:

Joan Jett and The Blackhearts - Summertime Blues (1981)
Eddie Cochran / Jerry Capehart
Eddie Cochran Cover
Bad Reputation” 1992 Bonus Track
from ”Bad Reputation” (with Bonus Tracks) (1992)

17

Aug

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2,239 plays

kdo:

Duane Eddy - Sunday Morning Rain (1963?)
Duane Eddy
Previously Unreleased
from:  ”Duane Eddy ‎– Twenty Terrific ‘Twangies’ ”
            (1980 UK Compilation)
          ”The Best of the RCA Years: Hits and Rarities”
            (1993 Compilation)

16

Aug

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115 plays

eyetunz:

Talking Heads

"Born Under Punches [The Heat Goes On]" [1982]

07

Aug

lonepilgrim:

Psychedelic Rockers (12 inch mix) - The Beat

I’ve always loved this

06

Aug

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469 plays

kdo:

Cheap Trick - Surrender (Alternative Take / Outtake) (1978)
Rick Nielsen
from: ”Heaven Tonight” LP (1998 Re-Issue) (Bonus Track)

Personnel:
Robin Zander: Lead Vocals / Rhythm Guitar
Rick Nielsen: Lead Guitar / Backing Vocals
Tom Petersson: Bass / Backing Vocals
Bun E. Carlos: Drums

03

Aug

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131 plays

praxistential:

“Hey, Fripp’s here!” “Oh shit, seriously? Who let him in?!” “No idea. But you know he won’t leave until we let him play on something.” “All right, fuck it. We don’t have to use it.…”

From the 2006 remastered reissue.

30

Jul

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127 plays

whenneedsbe:

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers - Playing Dumb (2014)
Tom Petty
from: ”Hypnotic Eye
(Bonus Track)
Vinyl, digital and Blu-Ray bonus track from Tom Petty’s Hypnotic Eye CD
Petty calls out the Catholic church on sex abuse silences..
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87 plays

kdo:

The Cramps - Peter Gunn (1997)
Henry Mancini
from: ”Big Beat from Badsville’
          (2001 CD Reissue Bonus Track)

13

Jul

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145 plays

kdo:

Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer (Maxi Single) (1986)
Petter Gabriel
from: ”Sledgehammer (Maxi Single)’

11

Jul

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209 plays

guessimdumb:

The Kinks - Big Black Smoke (1966)

Another great Kinks b-side - the tale of a girl who runs away to London.  Leave it to Ray Davies to paint the bleaker picture of Swinging London.