Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Roger McGuinn And The Peaceseekers – Kertalg, France 1984

UPDATE 2013-09-18: those who downloaded this concert have noticed that there was an error in the zip file = disc 1 tracks 4 and 5 were identical (= "Way Out There"). This has now been corrected and track  4 is now the correct "Birmingham Plague". Thanks to John F. for letting us know.

Roger McGuinn And The Peaceseekers – Kertalg, France 1984

The Peaceseekers are :

Gene Parsons (pedal steel guitar, guitar, banjo, harmonica, vocals)
Skip Battin (bass, vocals)
Jim Goodall (drums, vocals)
Greg Harris (guitar, banjo, violin, vocals)

(the last time Roger McGuinn played with both Gene Parsons and Skip Battin was during this ‘Peaceseekers’ tour).

Part 1

1. The Peaceseekers - California Blues (4:03)
2. The Peaceseekers - Roll On Brothers (3:48)
3. The Peaceseekers - Don't Go down The Drain (3:42)
4. The Peaceseekers - Birmingham Plague (5:00)
5. The Peaceseekers - Way Out There (4:59)
6. The Peaceseekers - Non E Francesca (4:16)
7. The Peaceseekers - Willin' (5:28)
8. The Peaceseekers - Lily's Hotbread (2:46)
9. The Peaceseekers - Take A City Bride (2:53)
10. The Peaceseekers - Orange Blossom Special (4:42)

Part 2

1. Roger McGuinn - My Back Pages (2:26)
2. Roger McGuinn - Ballad Of Easy Rider - Wasn't Born To Follow (3:28)
3. Roger McGuinn - You Ain't Going Nowhere (2:38)
4. Roger McGuinn - Drugstore Truck Drivin' Man (1:21)
5. Roger McGuinn - Don't You Write Her Off (2:31)
6. Roger McGuinn - Woman (2:21)
7. Roger McGuinn - The Tears (2:52)
8. Roger McGuinn - Sweet Memories (2:45)
9. Roger McGuinn - Light Up The Darkness (2:35)
10. Roger McGuinn - Chestnut Mare (5:28)
11. Roger McGuinn - Mr Spaceman (2:29)
12. Roger McGuinn And The Peaceseekers - Mr Tambourine Man (2:27)
13. Roger McGuinn And The Peaceseekers - Turn Turn Turn (3:41)
14. Roger McGuinn And The Peaceseekers - Eight Miles High (4:51)
15. Roger McGuinn And The Peaceseekers - So You Want To Be A Rock 'N' Roll Star (3:13)
16. Roger McGuinn And The Peaceseekers - Amazing Grace (2:13)

Artwork Included


Rocking--Byrd said...
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doc said...

Great! I saw them on this tour in London. They sounded real good together.

dino said...

... and to think I didn't even know about this line-up...
Rocking Byrd: you're an endless source of great information.

Rocking--Byrd said...

doc, the London 1984 concert is here:


david said...

thanks RB, cool show except for the annoying idiots in the audience.

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Doug said...

Thank you very much for the oppty to download--much appreciated.

Rocking--Byrd said...
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KurtGS said...

Please re-up.

Rocking--Byrd said...
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Edwin Deas said...

Sorry to request a reload so soon after it was last up in November 2016, but I only discovered you in December!

It is interesting that McGuinn would hook up with what I tend to call bogus byrds and burritos members. Was he desperate? Has he let bygones be bygones? Would it only happen in Europe?

I look forward to hearing it if you would good enough to load it up again.

Rocking--Byrd said...

New link 2017-01-15


Edwin Deas said...

Quite good. The five tracks that McGuinn did with the Peaceseekers came out well. They had obviously rehearsed, unlike the early days!
I actually thought they sounded better than when Clarence was there, noodling all over the place. A great guitarist but he did not improve the Byrds sound IMHO.
The French audience is very annoying but then again, they are French. The Byrds are still popular there judging by the merchandise you can see at street markets.
Thanks for up loading.

Rocking--Byrd said...

Edwin, French bashing (or any other bashing) isn't welcome here.

wick said...

Thanks for this Rock: could you please up the London show as well for us slow-pokes who are just coming 'round? Much appreciated!