Saturday, November 28, 2009

Shakti with John McLaughlin - Live at The Cellar Door, Washington, D.C., U.S.A., November 12, 1977 [REMASTER][FLAC]

Shakti with John McLaughlin Live at the Cellar Door (First show)



John McLaughlin - guitar
L. Shankar - violin
Zakir Hussain - tabla
T.H. "Vikku" Vinayakram - ghatam
Margaret & Fran - "sruti boxes" on Tracks 5/6

Taper: bpthree

Taping Gear: Sony TC-1100T with Sony ECM-16 condenser microphone

Lineage: Maxell XL1 master cassette> Teac A-550RX cassette playback> TASCAM CDRW-700> Trade CD-R> (wav) EAC (secure mode)> (flac) Trader's Little Helper level 6 (align on sector boundaries)

Quality: vg+

Remastered by glasnostrd19

Remaster notes:

I have balanced the levels out, faded in the opening applause of track 1, faded out ending applause of last track (removing recorder shut off noise), reduced some of the loudest claps between songs (individually) and spliced the last song into 1 track.


01: la danse du bonheur 15:02
02: peace of mind 8:32
03: band intros > India 16:37
04: kriti 4:35
05: John talks > tuning > get down & sruti (spliced, tape flip) 29:48

Total time: 1:14:35

Format: FLAC

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