2001-07-01 Tweeter Center for the Performing Arts, Boston, MA, USA/Source 2

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Notes

A very good audience recording sourced from master MiniDiscs. There are a few screamers near the taper, but thankfully they are quiet during songs for the most part. Bass can be just slightly distorted at times depending on the song. Halo has a small glitch toward the end, Walking In My Shoes has a small gap at the beginning, Enjoy The Silence has a small gap toward the ending, and a few seconds from the beginning of I Feel You are missing due to MD change. Unfortunately, the recording ends after Personal Jesus as an aisle attendant caused the taper to hide the device before the encore.

Immense thanks to davevil for lending me his MD masters all the way from Japan. Also, many thanks to Ryan J from ninlive.com for donating his old Sony MD player which I used to digitally transfer these MD masters.

Listen

You can listen to this entire recording below.

Track list

  1. [2:55] Play Easy Tiger / Dream On (Intro)
  2. [5:08] Play The Dead Of Night
  3. [3:54] Play The Sweetest Condition
  4. [4:43] Play Halo
  5. [6:41] Play Walking In My Shoes
  6. [5:51] Play Dream On
  7. [6:21] Play When The Body Speaks
  8. [5:57] Play Waiting For The Night
  9. [4:08] Play The Bottom Line (*)
  10. [5:19] Play Breathe (*)
  11. [6:52] Play Freelove
  12. [7:15] Play Enjoy The Silence
  13. [6:34] Play I Feel You
  14. [5:20] Play In Your Room
  15. [4:54] Play It's No Good
  16. [4:54] Play I Feel Loved
  17. [5:54] Play Personal Jesus
  • Total time: 1:32:40

Lineage

The source MiniDiscs.
  • unknown recording equipment (likely Sony mic + MD recorder) -> MiniDisc masters (TDK MD-SG 74 & Maxell Gold 74) -> Sony MDS-S707 MiniDisc player (digital optical SPDIF out) -> Creative SoundBlaster ZxR (optical SPDIF input, "75" input level) -> Audacity 2.1.3 (WASAPI) -> normalized to -0.1dB, track splits -> FLAC level 8 (16/44)
  • Taper: davevil
  • MiniDiscs photo and auCDtectTaskManager log included

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