Sunday, June 21, 2009
Brian Eno & Phil Manzanera-801 Live-8-28-76
Billed as "Phil Manzanera featuring Eno, Bill MacCormick, Lloyd Watson, Simon Phillips"
Reading Rock '76
16th Annual Jazz Blues and Rock Festival
Reading, England, UK
August 28, 1976 - Saturday 7:25 pm
(2nd day of 3 day event)
Phil Manzanera - Gibson Firebird and Yamaha Lead Guitars
Eno - Farfisa Organ, Minimoog Model D, Starway Guitar, Tape Echo, Tapes, Lead Vocals
Lloyd Watson - Fender Stratocaster and Telecaster slide Guitars, Vocals
Francis Monkman - Fender Rhodes, Hohner Clavinet
Bill MacCormick - Fender Precision Bass, Vocals
Simon Phillips - Ludwig Drums, Roland Rhythm Box
1. Walk On (0:26)
2. Lagrima (Manzanera) (1:59)
3. T.N.K. (Tomorrow Never Knows) (Lennon/McCartney) (6:18)
4. East of Asteroid (Manzanera/MacCormick) (5:24)
5. The Fat Lady of Limbourg (Eno) (7:32)
6. Diamond Head (Manzanera) (6:16)
7. Third Uncle (Eno) (5:45)
This original 801 lineup only performed three times.
This is the complete 2nd performance.
The 1st was a warm-up gig in Norfolk of which no known recording has surfaced.
The 3rd was the officially released "801 Live" version
at Queen Elizabeth Hall on September 3, 1976.