|VERY Limited 2CD with 24 page booklet in DVD digipak style book.
Format: CD / Cat No: KCTB14 / Released: 24/11/2014
Track Listing: CD 1: 1) Wind Extract (1969, London) (From ITCOCK recording sessions) / 2) I Talk To The Wind (23/07/1969, London) From ITCOCK recording sessions / 3) Cadence and Cascade (03/02/1970, London, Greg Lake Vocals) From Poseidon recording sessions / 4) Cirkus (guitar extract) (11/09/1970, London) From Lizard recording sessions. Previously unreleased on CD / 5) Cirkus (10/08/1971, Live at the Marquee) From forthcoming release, Collectable KC Vol. 7 / 6) Hoodoo (extract) (May, 2014, Elstree band rehearsals) - Previously unreleased. / 7) Sailor's Tale (08/09/1971, London) From Islands recording sessions. Previously unreleased on CD / 8) The Talking Drum (October, 1973, London) From LTIA recording sessions. SW alt mix / 9) LTIA (extract) (May, 2014, Elstree band rehearsals) - Previously unreleased / 10) LTIA (extract) [David/Jamie] (16/01/1973, London). From LTIA recording sessions / 11) Fracture (23/11/1973, Amsterdam). SW 2014 mix. / 12) Fallen Angel (extract) [RF harmonics] (08/07/1974, London). From Red studio sessions - Previously unreleased on CD / 13) Fallen Angel (July, 1974, London). From Red studio sessions / 14) 21 Century Schizoid Man (30/06/1974, Providence). From USA live recordings / 15) Starless (extract) [Mark] (08/07/1974, London). From Red studio sessions. Previously unreleased on CD / CD 2: 1) Discipline (1981, London). From Discipline recording sessions. Alt take / 2) Three Headed Doom (part 1) (May, 2014, Elstree band rehearsals) - Previously unreleased / 3) Manhattan (Neurotica) (23/11/1981, Live at The Roxy, LA). From forthcoming release, Beat 40th anniversary CD/DVD-A / 4) Neal and Jack and Me (extract) (17/03/1982, London). From Beat recording sessions. Previously unreleased on CD / 5) Sleepless (Bearsville) From TOAPP recording sessions (Steven Wilson mix). From forthcoming release, Three Of A Perfect Pair 40th anniversary CD/DVD-A / 6) Sex, Sleep, Eat, Drink, Dream (rec session) (27/01/1994, Bath) - From THRAK recording sessions and on forthcoming release, THRAKBOXX / 7) THRAK (30/06/1996, Live at Shepherd's Bush) - Previously unreleased on CD / 8) Venturing Into Joy (edit) (May, 2014, Elstree band rehearsals) - Previously unreleased / 9) The Deception Of The Thrush (1998, USA) From West Coast Live, The ProjeKcts box / 10) Heaven & Earth (early edit) (14/05/2000, Nashville). ProjeKct X, TCOL recording sessions - Previously unreleased on CD / 11) Level Five (07/08/2008, Chicago, Live at Park West) - Previously unreleased on CD / 12) The Hell-Hounds of Krim (May, 2014, Elstree band rehearsals) - Previously unreleased / 13) Separation (edit) (2010, Berkhamsted) Jakszyk, Fripp, Collins sessions - Previously unreleased / 14) A Scarcity Of Miracles (2010, Berkhamsted) Jakszyk, Fripp, Collins sessions. Alt take.
More information: 2CD history of King Crimson featuring many extracts & tracks appearing on CD for the first time - originally available only at concert venues on King Crimson’s sold out Autumn 2014 US tour & as a mail order item. Much sought after by fans, hence more widespread release. The compilation provides a fascinating audio history of the band featuring extracts of the current line-up in rehearsal pre-tour, elements from studio recordings, full tracks, alternate takes, live tracks & finished recordings from 1969-2014, many of which make their first appearance on CD. Every line-up is featured across the 2CD set. The accompanying booklet features sleeve-notes by co-compiler Sid Smith, photos of memorabilia, full info about the recent tour & a number of band & individual photos of the 2014 line-up taken by Scarlet Page.