WFMT '75 - alternate versions


this page comprises alternate recording of songs first presented on the music page for this group,  with a brief note about the  date and context of each recording.  in most cases, these are later versions, usually but not always live solo performances.  

clicking of the title of any song will take you to the 'song notes'  page for  more detail.




1) buzzy & jimmy                                              

                                                a) this alt. version was recorded at Columbia's SF studio in preparation for the '72 project.  it was not                                                                          included in the final ablum tracks.  
                                         
                                   
    a 3rd version is here   and a 4th here  a 5th version here  a 6th here  a 7th here  an 8th here


2) funky song              click here and here to find alt. versions of this song.  7 more at the song index


3) gypsy dance -                                                 
                                               
                                               
a) this song was written while i worked of the columbia '72 album.  i intended it as  a single for that                                                                         record, but the project was shelved.  i did the recording below in Columbia's SF studios as  a demo                                                                         for that project.                                                                

                                                                         
                                   
                                
b) this recording was made during a live performance at Juicy John Pink's, a club and coffee house                                                                            in Dekalb, Ill.  in 1977.

                                                                        

                                              c) this recording, from january '77 was done at Hedden West Studios in Schaumberg, Ill.  just me,                                                                          Tom, the drummer, and Gary Hedden engineering.  Moog bass.

                                             one more version here,  from the Cherry Tree, Phila, PA '77

                                             for #'s 6 through 15, click here for the song index


4) just how i feel ( bicycle wheel )               

                                                a) this alt version was recorded in 1976, also for WFMT, Chicago,  this time with piano accompaniment

                                                b)  there are 6 more versions of this song.  click here, here, here, here, here and  here


5) lady of  a thousand songs           click here and here to find alt. versions of this song.  also go to the song index,                                                                 for 9 add'l performances


6) lullaby of broadway II  -       there is 5 alt. versions, click here, here, here, here and here


7) silver engine                                               

                                                a) this song was written in 1971.  this first recording, here, was a demo for the Columbia album                                                                                 project.   it was not chosen for the album itself.  another version can be found here  and another here
                                                a fifth version is here  and # 6 here   # 7 here   #8 is here  # 9 is here  # 10 is here   #11 is here  #12 here
                                                                  #13 here   # 14 here

8) tombstone reminder  -         there are 5 alt. versions of this, here, here, here, here and here


9) tutu & the cannibals                                 

                                                    a) 
this recording, from january '77 was done also at Hedden West Studios in Schaumberg, Ill.                                                                                by me, with Tom, the drummer, and Gary Hedden engineering. i play Moog bass.

                                                                                           

                                                    b)  this version was recorded in 1978 at a live show at the Cherry Tree coffee house in Philadelphia.

                                                    c)  there are 12 more versions.  click for the song index


10) walk on the water  -  
alt. versions of this song are here and here 
 there are 11 more versions.  click for the song index




11) welcome home                                       


                                                        a)  this recording, again from january '77 was done also at Hedden West Studios in                                                                                                     Schaumberg, Ill.   the performance is myself playing solo piano to accompany.