OZRIC TENTACLES
Live 1985-2009
Maclen's archive - unreleased live audio - trading only -
not for sale!
Thanks to all those who shared recordings, artwork, memorabilia and recallections of the shows
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1985-08-01 - Depfort (London), UK - The Crypt, St. Paul's Church - sbd (81m) (2cd)
Ed Wynne, Roly Winne, Joie Hinton, Nick "Tig" Van Gelder, Gavin Griffiths (?)

1) jam (9:38) *
2)
Aum Riff (5:39) **
3) jam (10:27)
4) Fast Dots (4:25)
5) jam (7:48) ***
6)
Trees Of Eternity (6:50)
7) Erpriff (8:47) $
8) jam (9:43)
9) Become The Otter (7:33)
10) Doths Thots / jam (11:06) =

* [Start cut].
** Gong's "Master Builder" aka "The Glorious Om Riff".
*** [Cut at 7:46 and 7:47].
$ [Start cut].
= [Cut].

Source: Tape in trade(1st gen.SBD) Sony hx pro/ audio source eq one>philips cdr775> EAC>AUDACITY>FLAC8.
[Ozric Tentacles - Crypt Aug 1 1985] Flac set shared as totrrent on Dime by Zombiwoof.
True lossless source.
Some problems on right channel here and there.
Note that front cover has wrong date.
Show listed on
The unofficial Ozric Tentacles gig guide website.


1985-11-?? - London, UK - The Star - sbd (47m)
Ed Wynne, Roly Winne, Joie Hinton, Nick "Tig" Van Gelder, Gavin Griffiths (?)

cover

1) jam 1 - intro (6:21)
2)
Dots (8:20)
3)
jam 2 (8:22) *
4)
Sniffing Dog (6:35)
5)
jam 3 (17:24)

* "...I've joined the band this afternoon so give a chance".

Source: Traded CDR.
No SBE's - TLH analysis
"The exact date of this show has been lost in the mists of time and the haze of too much weed".
Show listed on
The unofficial Ozric Tentacles gig guide website.


1985-12-21 - Reading, UK - Alder Valley Bus Garage - sbd (72m)
Ed Wynne, Roly Winne, Joie Hinton, Nick "Tig" Van Gelder, Gavin Griffiths (?)

flyer

1) ? (8:58) *
2)
? (25:35)
3)
Tentacular Explosion (12:33) **
4)
Og Ha Be (6:48) ***
5)
Atmospheric Underslunky (7:21)
6)
Aum Riff (7:10) $
7) ? (3:47)

* [Start cut].
** [Cut].
*** [Start cut].
$ Gong's "Master Builder". "A stall set up here selling all sorts of things including magazine called Urban Guerilla which is good (...) also some Ozric Tentacles tapes".

Source: sbd in a good quality - this is probably a reseed.
[OzricTentacles_1985-12-21_Reading] Flac set shared as torrent on Dime (unsigned info).
No SBE's - True lossless source.
Date and venue confirmed by tour program (above), also Here & Now.
Show listed on
The unofficial Ozric Tentacles gig guide website.


1987-03-19 - Folkstone, UK - aud (76m)
Ed Wynne, Roly Wynne, Joie Hinton, Nick "Tig" Van Gelder, Jon Egan, Paul Hankin

1) Erpriff (9:53) *
2)
jam (11:45)
3)
jam (6:37)
4)
jam (14:14)
5)
jam  (6:36)
6)
O-I (5:15)
7)
Og Ha Be (8:14)
8)
Sniffing Dog (5:32)
9)
jam (8:12)

* [Start slightly cut].

Source: "I received this recording in a digital trade via SoulSeek and have not altered the original files I received in any way".
[ozrictentacles__1987_03_19_Folkestone] Dime torrent by Graemenash
No SBE's - True lossless source.
Show listed on The unofficial Ozric Tentacles gig guide website.


1988-08-02 - London, UK - 100 Club - aud? (92m) (2cd)
Ed Wynne, Jon Egan, Roly Wynne?, Joie Hinton?, Nick "Tig" Van Gelder?, Paul Hankin?

Disc 1:

1) jam (11:11) *
2)
O-I (5:10)
3) D
issolution (The Clouds Disperse) (11:06)
4)
Og Ha Be (15:11)

Disc 2:

1) jam   (11:36) **
2)
Sniffing Dog (13:51)
3) Erpriff
(9:01)
4)
Kick Muck (4:02)
5)
jam (11:31) ***

* Flute quotes "Dance Of The Kuckoos" (Laurel & Hardy Theme) at start.
** [Cut at 3:42].
*** Ends with tape slowing to a stop.

Source: CDR > EAC > flac.
[Ozric Tentacles - 1988-08-02 - 100 Club, London, UK] Dime torrent (unsigned info).
No SBE's - True lossless source.
Show listed on The unofficial Ozric Tentacles gig guide website.


1991-04-20 - Ipswich, UK - Caribbean Club - sbd (61m)
Ed Wynne, Jon Egan, Joie Hinton, Mervin Pepler, Roly

flyer ticket

1) intro jam (3:32)
2)
Og Ha Be (9:44)
3) Snake Pit (3:09)
4) D
issolution (7:00)
5) Sunscape
(8:02)
6) The Throbbe (6:00)
7) Ayervedic (11:03)
8)
Kick Muck (3:11)
9) S
niffing Dog (9:19)

cover

Source: Traded CDR.
[Ozric 1991]
No SBE's - TLH analysis
Date and venue confirmed by show flyer and ticket (above).
Show listed on
The unofficial Ozric Tentacles gig guide website.


1993-07-24 - New York, NY - The Wetlands - aud (169m) (3cd)
Ed Wynne, Jon Egan, Zia Geelani
, Joie Hinton, Mervin Pepler

poster

Disc 1:

Set 1:
1) Erpland (9:56) *
2)
O-I (5:20)
3)
Og Ha Be (20:23)
4) Vita Voom
(5:16)
5) Jurassic Shift (12:12) **

Disc 2:

Set 2:
1) second set tuning and goofing (1:19) ***
2) Beard Of Joy (5:39)
3) The Throbbe (17:46)
4) White Rhino Tea
(7:18)
5) Snake Pit (6:03)
6) Space Between Your Ears
(10:26) $

Disc 3:

Set 3:
1) Dissolution (The Clouds Disperse) (15:25)
2)
Pteranodon (8:37)
3) Bizarre Bazaar
(20:05) =
4)
Kick Muck (15:35)
5) Om Riff (7:54) +

* Starts with what sounds like music on P.A. "Morning everybody...saying yo to New York".
**
Short section spliced in from second source. "So we've been told to take a break now it's very strange for us but very normal for you".
*** Starts with 10 sec. overlap from end of first set followed by sounds on P.A. Fades out.
$ "...We're gonna go and have another refreshing break...".
= "Thanks a lot to Jasper (...) we're here tomorrow so if you're at all, at all, at all interested...ah I'm not telling you at what time though or else you all jam...".
+ Ozric's rendition of Gong's "Master Builder" ("The Glorious Om Riff"). Ends with "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida" on P.A.

Source: 1st gen. Maxell XLII cassettes> played on Nak. 100 into soundforge with realtek soundcard> flac> torrentially yours.
[ozric NYC 24 July 1993 flac16] Dime torrent by Glasnostrd.
No SBE's - True lossless source.
"To the best of my knowledge, Ozric's 1st visit ever to the U.S.A. was on July 23, the night before this in N.Y. at the Grand".
Date and venue confirmed by tour poster (see above).
Show listed on
The unofficial Ozric Tentacles gig guide website.


1997-03-29 - Portsmouth, UK - Wedgewood Rooms - sbd (44m)
Ed Wynne, Jon Egan, Zia Geelani
, Seaweed, Rad

flyer

1) Ahu Belahu (2:05)
2) Papyrus
(5:38)
3) Oddentity (5:07)
4) Shima Koto
(7:03) *
5) Dissolution (11:04)
6) Throbbe
(5:06)
7)
Spice Doubt (8:09)

* Thanks a lot we've had a splendid tour (...) thanks a lot Jasper for the lights aha thanks a lot to Simon for the ah lighting direct (...) Glyn on the merchandise".

Source: "This is an excellent soundboard recording which I obtained here on DIME in August 2006".
[Ozric Tentacles - The Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth UK March 29, 1997] Dime torrent by nostromo53.
True lossless source.
Date and venue confirmed by tour flyer (see above).
Show listed on
The unofficial Ozric Tentacles gig guide website.


2009-06-23 - Philadelphia, PA - Johnny Brenda's - aud (135m) (2cd)
Ed Wynne, Brandi Wynne, Silas Wynne, Oliver Seagle

1) Jurassic Shift (5:19)
2)
Chewier - stage (13:15)
3)
O-I - stage (10:41)
4)
The Domes Of G'Bal - stage (16:44)
5)
Synth Jam (11:59)
6)
Ta Khut > White Rhino Tea (14:48)
7)
Pyramidion (11:08)
8)
Celtic Jam (7:25)
9)
Plasmoid (7:54)
10)
Tidal Convergence (11:07)
11)
Oakum (8:20)
12)
Sploosh! (8:39)
13)
The Throbbe (8:06)

Source: Schoeps MK4>Nbox>Edirol R-09@24/44.1>Soundforge9>CDCDWAV>Flac.
Original audience recording by The Dude. Gear Loan And Processing By: Nicky C.
[Ozric Tentacles2009-06-23.flac16] Dime torrent (unsigned info).
No SBE's - True lossless source.
"Not 100% sure on this setlist..Corrections welcome".
Show listed on The unofficial Ozric Tentacles gig guide website.


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