Wishbone Ash - Living Proof, Live Recordings 1976 to 1980 / 10-LP limited edition box set - Tracks

 
To be released in 2022.
 

Publisher's information

Release Date: 27 of May 2022
    (Late edit by yours truly: Release date put forward due to manufacturing delays.)
Label: Madfish Records
Catalog #: SMABX1161
 

TRACKS

Nakano Sunplaza, Tokyo, October 1976 (New England tour)
 
A
1. Runaway
2. The King Will Come
3. Warrior
B
1. Lorelei
2. Persephone
C
1. Candlelight
2. In All Of My Dreams (You Rescue Me)
3. Outward Bound
D
1. Mother Of Pearl
2. Rest In Peace
3. It Started In Heaven
 
 
Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 18th November 1976 (New England tour)
 
A
1. Runaway
2. The King Will Come
3. Warrior
B
1. Lorelei
2. Persephone
3. (In All Of My Dreams) You Rescue Me
C
1. Outward Bound
2. Mother Of Pearl
3. Rest In Peace
D
1. Time Was
2. Bad Weather Blues
3. Jail Bait
 
 
Marquee, London, 29th October 1977 (Front Page News tour)
 
A
1. Blind Eye
2. Lady Whiskey
3. The King Will Come
4. Warrior
B
1. Throw Down The Sword
2. Front Page News
3. Sometime World
C
1. Goodbye Baby Hello Friend
2. Runaway
3. Phoenix
D
1. Jail Bait
2. Blowin' Free
3. Bad Weather Blues
 
 
Winter Gardens, Bournemouth, 30th October 1978 (No Smoke Without Fire tour)
 
A
1. The King Will Come
2. Warrior
3. Errors Of My Way
B
1. You See Red
2. F*U*B*B
3. Anger In Harmony
C
1. The Way Of The World
2. Time Was
3. Runaway
D
1. Lady Whiskey
2. Jail Bait
3. Queen Of Torture
4. Blowin' Free
 
 
Civic Hall, Guildford, 12th February 1980 (Just Testing tour)
 
A
1. Doctor
2. Blind Eye
3. The Way Of The World
B
1. Living Proof
2. The King Will Come
3. Lifeline
C
1. Insomnia
2. Blowin' Free
3. Queen Of Torture
4. Helpless
D
1. Jail Bait
2. Bad Weather Blues
3. Too Much Monkey Business

 

CONTENTS

Limited to 1,000 copies as a one-time pressing.

The live shows included are:

    - Nakano Sunplaza, Tokyo, October 1976 (New England tour)
    - Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 18th November 1976 (New England tour)
    - Marquee, London, 29th October 1977 (Front Page News tour)
    - Winter Gardens, Bournemouth, 30th October 1978 (No Smoke Without Fire tour)
    - Civic Hall, Guildford, 12th February 1980 (Just Testing tour)
 

Four of the concert recordings are available on vinyl for the first time, while the fifth - a newly sourced and previously unreleased recording from the band’s October 1976 run of shows in Nakano Sunplaza, Tokyo on the New England tour - is exclusive to this set.

A lavish booklet includes in-depth album notes and track-by-track ‘making of’ interviews by author and Wishbone expert Campbell Devine as well as rare live photographs.

A replica ‘Wishbone News’ newspaper from the Front Page News tour.

An individually numbered certificate.

 

PICTURES

The contents picture is taken from the promo video available here:
youtu.be/puNPW8wL7uw

The box's front picture is an approximation by yours truly.

 
Front cover approximation
[Living Proof 10 lp box set cover]
 
 
 
Contents
[Living Proof 10 lp box set contents]
 
 

 

 

Written by: Rainer Frilund - Last update: Jun, 2022