1993-12-17 G-MEX Centre, Manchester, England, UK/Source 2

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Notes

A good audience recording. It can be a bit tinny sounding and the bass is slightly distorted depending on the song. This was uncommonly recorded with the first MiniDisc recorder on the market. There is unfortunately some diginoise for the first few tracks, but shortly after Walking In My Shoes begins, it clears up. MD uses a recording head which contacts the media, so if the taper moved around a lot, it could result in diginoise if the head was jostled during recording. "Mercy In You" is missing entirely, and I Feel You is missing about 20 seconds from the beginning due to MD and battery change, otherwise this is a complete recording besides the gaps from diginoise. There was about one blank minute at the end of One Caress that I trimmed off.

Thanks to Ronny for performing a direct digital rip from the original MiniDiscs.

Listen

You can listen to this entire recording below.

Track list

CD1:

  1. [6:43] Play Higher Love
  2. [5:04] Play Policy Of Truth
  3. [6:13] Play World In My Eyes
  4. [6:48] Play Walking In My Shoes
  5. [5:53] Play Behind The Wheel
  6. [4:42] Play Halo
  7. [5:28] Play Stripped
  8. [4:00] Play Condemnation
  9. [4:41] Play A Question Of Lust (*)
  10. [3:28] Play One Caress (*)

CD2:

  1. [6:52] Play I Feel You
  2. [5:00] Play Never Let Me Down Again
  3. [4:42] Play Rush
  4. [10:01] Play In Your Room
  5. [5:50] Play Personal Jesus
  6. [9:37] Play Enjoy The Silence
  7. [4:21] Play Somebody (*)
  8. [5:18] Play Everything Counts
  • Total time: 1:44:43

Lineage

The unknown model microphone used to record this concert.
  • Sony MZ-1 MiniDisc recorder + unknown microphone -> TDK MD74 MD-XG MiniDisc masters -> SonicStage (WAV) -> FLAC level 8
  • Taper: Lars K. (recorded from center of standing area; closer to front for a while, then moved toward the back)
  • auCDtectTaskManager logs and microphone photo included

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