Thursday, June 19, 2014

Todd Rundren & Utopia Show From 1978 To Be Released

Esoteric Recordings are pleased to announce a new release in the Todd Rundgren Archive Series: Live At The Electric Ballroom

Recorded in Milwaukee on October 23, 1978, this set captures Todd Rundgren and Utopia in their absolute best.

Recorded for an FM radio simulcast, this concert has remained in the vaults until the arrival of this two-CD release, which features the entire concert.

Featuring such classic material as “Real Man,” “Can We Still Be Friends,” “Black Maria,” “The Seven Rays,” “Couldn’t I Just Tell You,” “Hello, It’s Me” and many more, the concert has been mastered from the original broadcast tapes. The set also features an illustrated booklet with new essay notes.

TRACK LIST

DISC ONE
1. REAL MAN
2. IT WOULDN’T HAVE MADE ANY DIFFERENCE
3. LOVE OF THE COMMON MAN
4. TRAPPED
5. ABANDON CITY
6. THE VERB ‘TO LOVE’
7. THE SEVEN RAYS
8. CAN WE STILL BE FRIENDS
9. THE DEATH OF ROCK AND ROLL

DISC TWO
1. YOU CRIED WOLF
2. GANGRENE
3. A DREAM GOES ON FOREVER
4. BLACK MARIA
5. EASTERN INTRIGUE / INITIATION
6. COULDN’T I JUST TELL YOU
7. HELLO, IT’S ME
8. JUST ONE VICTORY