GONG
(The Virgin Records All-Stars Band)
1974-05-01 - Oxford, UK
Mayfly Festival
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1974-05-01 - Oxford, UK - Oxpens - Mayfly Festival - aud (45m) Torrent
Daevid Allen, Gilli Smyth, Didier Malherbe, Tim Blake, Steve Hillage, Mike Howlett, Chris Cutler + Dave Stewart, Lol Coxhill, Pip Pyle ? *

1) intro > The Other Side Of The Sky (13:56) *
2) Dynamite (1:48) **
3) I Am Your Animal (4:45) **
4) 6/8 (5:40)
5) band intro - I've Bin Stoned Before > Mister Long Shanks: O Mother (6:45)
6) The Isle Of Everywhere > Get It Inner (12:36)

* Intro is some crew announcement with Daevid Allen speaking.
** Played seamlessly but incorrectly tracked as two separate tracks.
*** "Thank you, this is the Virgin Bruhaha Band, Virgin...Planet Virgin Bruhaha Band..." [Cut at 1:05].
(Professor Lol Coxhill, Bloomdido Bad De Gras, Dave Stewart, Daevid Allen).

Source: Audience?>CD-R>EAC>WAV>FLAC.
[Gong-Oxford 74] Shared as torrent on Dime (unsigned info).
No SBE's - TLH analysis - fingerprints

Event and date confirmed by show ad (above).
Listed on
Planet Gong (Gong: open fields - Pip Pyle, joined by Lol Coxhill) and Calyx (Oxpens Meadow -
guest:
Lol Coxhill - "Virgin All-Stars": Allen, Smyth, Hillage, Blake, Howlett, Pip Pyle & Dave Stewart).

Other acts listed by both: Earwigs, Half Human Band, Byzantium, Global Village Trucking Company;
PlanetGong adds Coxhill).
Info on UK Rock Festivals.


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