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DAVID BOWIE - Earl's Court 1973-05-12

Earl's Court, London

Audience recordings
Number of discs: 2
Artwork: included
Total running time: Disc 1: 56:31; Disc 2 (90-min disc): 83:32

Disc 1 (The "Riot" disc)


1. Ode To Joy
2. Space Oddity
3. Riot
4. The Jean Genie
5. Time
6. The Width Of A Circle
7. Let's Spend The Night Together
8. Drive In Saturday
9. Quicksand
10. Life On Mars?
11. Memory Of A Free Festival
12. Panic In Detroit
13. Suffragette City


All sorts of noise removed using iZotope RX2 denoiser tool.
Bass boosted using Goldwave Equalizer (boost bass preset)
Running very slowly. Speed correction with factor of 105%.

Apparent stop/starts from end of Ode To Joy up to David saying "Hello" on source tape and left alone.
Gaps at 14 seconds and 1:47 during the riot, and noise of fiddling with tape machine at 36 seconds and 1:13 removed with fades.
More tape fiddling at 1:19 and another gap at 1:49 during the riot simply removed.
Note that fix times on the riot refer to pre-speed correction timings.

Two gaps in The Width Of A Circle at 10:06 and 10:07 removed with fades.
Tape flip between Drive In Saturday and Quicksand - fade-out/in.
Rough stop/start between Memory Of A Free Festival and Panic In Detroit. Fade-out/in to tidy.
SBEs fixed using TLH.

Disc 2 (The Concert)


1. Ziggy Stardust
2. Watch That Man
3. Wild Eyed Boy From Freecloud
4. All The Young Dudes
5. Oh! You Pretty Things
6. The Prettiest Star
7. Cracked Actor
8. Moonage Daydream
9. Changes
10. Space Oddity
11. The Jean Genie
12. Time
13. The Width Of A Circle
14. Let's Spend The Night Together
15. Drive In Saturday
16. Aladdin Sane
17. Quicksand
18. Life On Mars?
19. Memory Of A Free Festival
20. Panic In Detroit


iZotope RX2 denoiser to address hiss.
Running too fast. Speed correction with a factor of 94%.

Gap between Space Oddity and The Jean Genie (where the "riot" was apparently removed). Removed with fades.
Tape flip between The Jean Genie and Time - seamless.
Does get a little hissier from Time onwards - can get a sample to access this.
Three gaps in Memory Of A Free Festival: 3:10 - simply removed, clean; two @ 4:25, removed with minimal impact.
Panic In Detroit runs out on source tape.
SBEs fixed using TLH.

Download this bootleg here

Lots more David Bowie bootlegs here:
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