Rory Gallagher

last Update: 11. Sept 2008

Date Venue Title CD/ LP
 1971 - 1979    BBC Session 2 CD
 Feb, March 1972  Europe  Live in Europe CD
 22. May1972  2nd British Rock Meeting, Germersheim  Taste / Rory Gallagher Live CD
 70, 71 and 72  Beatclub  Tasting the Beatclub with Rory Gallagher CD
 1971 – 1974  BBC Studio Session, London  Alan Freeman Archives CD
 27 Aug 1971  National Stadium, Dublin, Ireland  Stompin‘ Grounds CD
 1972  Marquee Club, London  Alan Freeman Archives CD
 3 June 72  Lausanne, Switzerland  Lausanne Radio CD
 5 June 72  Amsterdam, Holland  Dutch Courage CD
 13 Jul 72  BBC 3rd in Concert  BBC Concerts CD
 28 Dec 1972  City Hall Cork, Ireland  Cant fight City Hall 2 CD
 73  Popgala  Holland tv  Lausanne Radio CD
 73  Radio 1 in concert, London  Cant fight City Hall CD
 Jan 73  Düsseldorf, Germany  Souped-Up Birthday CD
 1 Feb 73  unknown Venue  Bullfrog Interlude CD
 1 Feb 73  BBC 4th in Concert  BBC 4th in Concert CD
 13 Feb 73  Old Grey Whistle Test (OGWT), London  Tasting the Beatclub with Rory Gallagher CD
 24 Aug 1973  Reading Festival, Reading  Reading Festival 73 CD
 Sept 1973  Richard’s Nightclub, Atlanta  Atlanta 73 CD
 Sept 1973  Radio Session, Atlanta  Atlanta 73 CD
 Jan 1974  Ireland  Irish Tour CD
 Jan 1974  Ireland  Irish Tour 74 DVD
 17th March 1974  Hippodrome, London, UK  A Bottle Of Gin CD
 20 Jul 74  BBC 5th in Concert  BBC Concerts CD
 Aug 1974  Ballroom, Atlanta  Atlanta 74 CD
 Aug 1974  Cowtown Ballroom, Kansas City  Kansas City 74 2 CD
 31 Oct 1975  Record Plant, Sausalito  Record Plant CD
 1975 – 1994  Montreux Jazz Festival, Switzerland  Live at Montreux 2 DVD
 2 March 1976  BBC Concert London, O.G.W.T.,
 Shephert’s Bush Theater
 Souped-Up Birthday CD
 21 April 1976  Lowland Festival  Dutch Courage CD
 06 Oct 1976  WDR Studio L, Cologne  Rory Gallagher at Rockpalast DVD
 06 Oct 1976  WDR Studio L, Cologne  The Complete WDR Performances 2 CD
 18 Jan 77  Hammersmith Odeon, London  BBC in Concert: Hammersmith 77 2 CD
 6 April 77  The Hippodrome, Golders Green, London  BBC in Concert: Hippodrome 77 CD
 23. July 1977  Grugahalle, Essen  Rory Gallagher at Rockpalast DVD
 23. July 1977  Grugahalle, Essen  The Complete WDR Performances CD
 3 Sept 1977  Festival, Nurnberg with Eric Burdon  Nurnberg 77 CD
 18 Aug 78  Vienna. Austria  Live at Civic Hall CD
 28 Dec 1978  National Stadium, Dublin, Ireland  Stompin‘ Grounds 2 CD
 12. Jan 79  Polytech. University, Middlesex, England  BBC 4th in Concert CD
 06 May 1979  Maifestspiele, Wiesbaden  Rory Gallagher at Rockpalast DVD
 06 May 1979  Maifestspiele, Wiesbaden  The Complete WDR Performances 2 CD
 20 Sept 1979  Venue, London  Live at the Venue CD
 30 Oct 79  Koncerthuset, Stockholm, Sweden  Gave Stockholm my Calling Card CD
 16 Jan 82  Oberrheinhalle, SWF Festival, Germany  Live at SWF Festival 82 CD
 8 March 1982  l’Olympia Paris, France  Paris L’Olympia 82 and Paris Casino 86 CD
 28 May 82  The Apollo Theater, Glasgow  Have a drink on me 2 CD
 28 Aug 1982  Open Air Festival, Loreley  The Complete WDR Performances 2 CD
 28 Dec 83  SFX, Dublin  Tearing Down the Empire CD
 03. June 1984  Tromsøhallen, Tromsø, Norway  Live at Tromsø 84 CD
 9 Dec 1984  Edinburgh, Scotland with
 Jack Bruce & Charlie Watts
 Live at Edinburgh 84 CD
 1984  BP Fallen Radio, Germany  Live at Edinburgh 84 CD
 1 Jun 85  Midwest Ballroom, Cedar Lake  When you really get it all together CD
 5th July 1985  Montreux, Switzerland  Blues Force 2 CD
 12 May 1986  Paris Casino, Paris, France  Paris L’Olympia 82 and Paris Casino 86 CD
 8 Nov 87  Cork Opera House, Ireland  Messin' with the Kid Video
 30 Nov 87  Liederhalle Stuttgart, Germany  When you really get it all together 3 CD
 19 Nov 88  Wolverhampton, England  Live at Civic Hall 2 CD
 24 March 91  Empire Club, Cleveland, Ohio  Tearing Down the Empire 2 CD

 

BBC Sessions

BMG  CAPO 107 (official)

CD 1: in Concert

1.  Calling Card   20 Jan 77, the Hippodrome

2.  What in the World  1 Feb 73, Paris Theater

3.  Jacknife Beat  20 Jan 77, the Hippodrome

4.  Country Mile  13 Jan 79, Hammersmith Odeon

5.  Got my Mojo Working 13 Jan 79, Hammersmith Odeon

6.  Garbage Man  78, De Montfort Hall, Leicester

7.  Roberta 78, De Montfort Hall, Leicester

8.  Used to Do 13 Jan 79, Hammersmith Odeon

9.  I take what I Want  20 Jan 77, the Hippodrome

10. Cruise on out  20 Sept 79, The Venue

 

CD 2: Studio

1.  Race the Breeze 5 Feb 73

2.  Hands off  5 Feb 73

3.  Crest of a Wave 24 Nov 71

4.  Feel so Bad  10 July 72

5.  For the Last Time 15 April 71

6.  It Takes Time 19 July 71

7.  Seventh Son of 7th Son  21 Feb 73

8.  Daughter of the Everglades  21 Feb 73

9.  They don’t Make them like You 19 June 74

10. Toredown  13 July 72

11. When my Baby She Left me  20 March 86

12. Hoodoo Man 13 July 72

 

 

Live in Europe

BMG  CAPO 103 (official)  Total Time: 59:24

Recorded in Europe February, March 1972

1. Messin‘ With The Kid (6:25)

2. Laundromat (5:08)

3. I Could‘ve Had Religion (8:39)

4. Pistol Slapper Blues (2:47)

5. Going To My Home Town (5:53)

2. In Your Town (9:46)

3. What In The World (7:57)

4. Hoodoo Man (5:56)

5. Bullfrog Blues (6:53)

 

 

Alan Freeman Archives

1971 – 1974, BBC Studio Session, London

 

15. April 71

1. For the last Time

2. Laudromat

19. July 1971

3. It takes Time

4. I Fall apart

21. Dec 1971

5. Used to be

6. Crest of a Wave

10. July 1972

7. Messin‘ with the Kid

8. I could’ve Religion

19. June 1974

9. They don’t make them like you anymore

10. Stompin‘ Ground

1972, Marquee Club,
London

11. I could’ve Religion

12. Pistol Slapper Blues

13. Messin‘ with the Kid

14. Bullfrog Blues

 

 

Stompin‘ Grounds

27 Aug 1971, National Stadium, Dublin, Ireland

28 Dec 1978, National Stadium, Dublin, Ireland

 

28 Dec 1978, National Stadium, Dublin, Ireland

CD 1:  Total Time: 71:14

1. Shinkicker

2. Do you Read me

3. Bought and Sold

4. I wonder who

5. Cruise on out

6. Brute Force and Ignorance

7. Calling Card

8. Out on the western Plain

9. Too much alcohol

10. Barley and Grap Rap

11. Goin‘ to my Hometown

12. Shadow Play

 

CD 2:  Total Time: ??

1. Tattoo’d Lady

2. Bullfrog Blues

3. Sea Cruise

27 Aug 1971

4. Used to be

5. Messin‘ with the Kid

6. Should’ve learnt my lesson

7. Laundromat

8. Patch of grey Cloud

9. Out of my Mind

10. Goin‘ to my Hometown

11. I’m tore down

 

 

Lausanne Radio

3 June 72, Lausanne, Switzerland, from Swiss Radio

Quality: excellent Boardcast  Total Time: 54:40

Comment: unfortunately a lot of radio comments during the tracks

1. Going to my Hometown (end only) 1:55

2. Presentation (0:24)

3. In Your Town (9:23)

4. Used To Be (3:46)

5. Interview (2:06)

6. Hoodoo Man (7:50)

7. Presentation (0:17)

8. Messing With The Kid (5:04)

9. Presentation (2:29)

10. I Could've Had Religion (7:45)

Bonus Tracks  from Popgala 73, Holland tv from video,ex-

11. Messin With The Kid (7:50)

12. Hands Off (6:07)

 

 

Dutch Courage

5 June 72, Amsterdam, Holland

Quality: excellent Soundboard  Total Time: 60:36

1. Laundromat

2. Hands up

3. for the first time

4. Wave myself good bye

5. just the smile

21 April 1976, Lowland Festival

6. Too much alcohol

7. Out on the western plain

8. Nothin but the devil

9. Pistol slapper blues

10. Rag Mamma

 

 

BBC Concerts

13 Jul 72, BBC 3rd in Concert

20 Jul 74, BBC 5th in Concert

QUALITY: excellent Soundboard

 

13 Jul 72 BBC 3rd In Concert; London,

1. I‘m Tore Down

2. Used To Be

3. The Cuckoo

 

20 Jun 74 BBC 5th In Concert, London

4. Messin With The Kid

5. Cradle Rock

6. I Wonder Who

7. Tattoo‘d Lady

8. Stompin‘ Ground

9. Who‘s That Coming

10. Bullfrog Blues

 

 

Cant fight City Hall

28 Dec 1972, City Hall Cork, Ireland

Source: Excellent Soundboard

CD 1:

1. Used to be

2. Messin´ with the kid

3. Shouldn´t learned my lesson

4. Laundromat

5. Don´t know where I‘m going

6. There´s a light

7. Going to my hometown

8. In your town

9. I could‘ve had a religion

10. Sinner boy

11. Brand new day (Maybe i will)

 

CD 2:

1.  For the last time

2.  Tore down

Radio 1 in concert 73 London

3.  Messin´ with the kid

4.  Hands off

5.  What in the world

6.  Walk on hot Coals

7.  Bankers blues

8.  Pistol slapper blues

9.  Race the breeze

 

 

Bullfrog Interlude

1 Feb 73, unknown Venue

Quality: excellent Soundboard

1. Hands Up (5:14)

2. What In The World (9:19)

3. Walk On Hot Coals (8:11)

4. Banker's Blues (4:18)

5. Race The Breeze (7:24)

6. Hoodoo Blues (7:39)

7. Bullfrog Blues (9:57)

1972

8. Tore Down

9. Used To Be

10. The Cuckoo

 

 

BBC 4th in Concert

1 Feb 1973, BBC

QUALITY: excellent Soundboard

1. Messing with the Kid (7:22)

2. Hands Up (5:14)

3. What In The World (9:19)

4. Walk On Hot Coals (8:11)

5. Banker's Blues (4:18)

6. Pistol Slapper Blues (3:00)

7. Race The Breeze (7:24)

8. Hoodoo Blues (7:39)

9. Bullfrog Blues (9:57)

12. Jan 79, Polytech. University,
Middlesex, England

10. Fuel to the Fire (6:14)

 

 

Reading Festival 73

24 Aug 1973, Reading Festival, Reading, England

QUALITY: good - audience

Disc 1:  Total Time: 67:22

1. Crowd / Messin with the Kid (8:13)

2. Sleep on the clothes Line (7:46)

3. A million Miles away (8:07)

4. Hands off (9:45)

5. Cradle Rock (8:16)

6. As the crow files (5:10)

7. acoustic: Pistol Slapper Blues (4:30)

8. acoustic: Going to my Hometown (8:06)

9. acoustic: Who's that comin (7:09)

 

Disc 2 continued on Live at Edinburgh

 

 

Atlanta 73

Sept 1973, Richard’s Nightclub, Atlanta

Sept 1973, Radio Session, Atlanta

 

1. Messin‘ with the Kid

2. Hands Off

3. A Million Miles Away

4. Laundromat

5. Cradle Rock

6. Hoodo Woman (cut)

7. In Your Town

 

Sept 1973, FM Radio Session, Atlanta, GA

8. Pistol Slapper Blues

9. As The Crow Flies—Message-Boundary-29671

 

 

Irish Tour

BMG  CAPO 106 (official)  Total Time: 71:49

Recorded Jan 1974 in Ulster Hall, Belfast;  Carlton Cinema, Dublin; City Hall, Cork, Ireland

Comment: GREAT concerts !!!!!!!!!!!

1.  Cradle Rock --> Band Intro(7:38)

2.  I Wonder Who (7:52)

3.  Tattoo‘d Lady (5:04)

4.  Too Much Alcohol (8:30)

5.  As The Crow Flies (6:02)

6.  A Million Miles Away (9:29)

7.  Walk On Hot Coals (11:13)

8.  Who‘s That Coming? (10:05)

9.  Back On My Stompin‘ Ground (After Hours) (5:18)

10. Maritime (0:33)

 

Irish Tour 74

BMG  DVD LC 00990 (official): 83 minutes

a film by Tony Palmer

Recorded Jan 1974 in Ulster Hall, Belfast;  Carlton Cinema, Dublin; City Hall, Cork, Ireland

1. Walk On Hot Coals

2. Tattoo'd Lady

3. Who's That Coming

4. A Million Miles Away

5. Going To My Home Town

6. Cradle Rock

7. As The Crow Flies

8. Hands Up

9. Bullfrog Blues

 

 

A Bottle Of Gin

17th March 1974, Recorded at the Hippodrome, London, UK

VENUE VE100505  Total Time: 71:46

Quality: Excellent Soundboard

Rory Gallagher: Guitars, Harmonica, Vocals

Gerry McAvoy: Bass

Rod De`Ath: Drums

Lou Martin: Keyboards

1. Hands UP     5:28

2. Once In The World    9:32

3. Walk On Hot Coals    8:52

4. A Bottle Of Gin    4:50

5. Breez The Breeze    8:00

6. Voodoo Blues    7:45

7. Bullfrog Blues  10:45

8. Tattoed Lady    5:23

9. Stamping Ground    5:22

10. Who‘s That Coming   5:49

 

 

Atlanta 74

Aug 1974, Ballroom, Atlanta

1. Messing with the Kid

2. Cradle Rock

3. I wonder Who

4. Hands off

5. Tatoo’d Lady

6. Walk on haot Colds

7. A Million Miles away

8. Laundromat

 

 

Kansas City 74

Aug 1974, Cowtown Ballroom, Kansas City

CD 1:

1 Messin‘ With The Kid
2 Cradle Rock>Just A Little Bit
3 I Wonder Who
4 Tatto‘d Lady
5 Walk On Hot Coals
6 A Million Miles Away
7 Hands Off

 

CD 2:

1 Laundromat
2 All Around Man
3 Too Much Alcohol
4 Pistol Slapper Blues
5 Going To My Hometown
6 Who‘s That Comin‘?
7 Bullfrog Blues

(8. Livin like a Trucker  on  Gave Stockholm my Calling Card)

 

 

Record Plant

31 Oct 1975, Record Plant, Sausalito CA;  Total Time: 51:44

Quality: excellent Soundboard

1.      Let me In (4:01)

2.      I take what I want (6:40)

3.      Ain't Too good (4:08)

4.      Souped up Ford (6:43)

5.      All around Man (7:16)

6.      Tattoo'd Lady (5:07)

7.      Cradle Rock (4:55)

8.      Bought & sold (4:13)

9.      Lost at sea (4:18)

10.  Lost at sea Part 2 (4:28)

 

 

Souped-Up Birthday

2 March 1976, BBC Concert London, O.G.W.T., Shephert’s Bush Theater

1. I take what I want

2. Bought and Sold

3. All around Man

4. Out on the western Plain

5. Souped-up Ford

6. Bullfrog Blues

Jan 73,
Düsseldorf, Germany

7. Walk on hot Colds

8. A Million Miles away

9. Laundromat

 

 

BBC in Concert: Hammersmith 77

18 Jan 77, Hammersmith Odeon, London (91:23)

Quality: Excellent Soundboard

CD 1:

1. Moonchild (5:37)

2. Do you read me (5:40)

3. Calling card  (6:32)

4. Tatto’d Lady (5:58)

5. Bought & Sold (4:33)

6. A Million Miles away  (6:32)

7. I Take what I want (4:38)

8. Acoustic: Out on the Western Plains (4:20)

 

CD 2:

1. Acoustic: Barleys and Grape Rap (5:43)

2. Acoustic: Too much Alcohol

3. Acoustic: Going to my Hometown (4:46)

4. Egde in Blue (5:48)

5. Garbage Man (8:19)

6. Bullfrog Blues (9:00)

7. Messin' with the Kid (4:19)

8. Used to be (5:06)

 

 

BBC in Concert: Hippodrome 77

6 April 77, The Hippodrome, Golders Green, London  Total Time: 60:07

Quality: Excellent Soundboard

Secret agent

Out on the western plains

1. Moonchild   7:10

2. Do you read me  7:12

3. Calling card  8:38

4. I take what I want  7:16

5. Garbage Man  9:56

6. Acoustic: too much Alcohol 5:22

7. Jacknife Beat  9:03

8. Bullfrog Blues  ?:??

 

 

Live at the Venue

Midas Touch  83511

20 Sept 1979: Venue, London

Quality: Excellent Soundboard

Comment: very good concert, one of the best Rory concerts I know

1.  Last of the Independants

2.  Keychain

3.  Bought and Sold

4.  Wayward Child

5.  Mississippi Sheiks

6.  Out on a Western Plain

7.  As the Crow Fues

8.  Do you read me

9.  Philby

10. Hellcat

11. Cruise on out with me

 

 

Live at SWF Festival 82

16 Jan 82, Oberrheinhalle, SWF Festival

Quality: Excellent Soundboard

1. Shin Kicker

2. Brute, Force And Ignorance

3. Wayward Child

4. Nadine

5. What In The World

6. Tattooed Lady

7. Bad Penny

8. Double Vision part 1

9. D.V. part 2

10. Ride On Red

11. Moonchild

12. Philby

13. When My Baby She Left Me

continued on  Tearing Down the Empire

 

 

Paris L’Olympia 82 and Paris Casino 86

CD 1:  8 March 1982: l’Olympia Paris

1.  Skin Kicker

2.  Bad Penny

3.  What in the World

4.  Moonchild

5.  I’m Leaving

6.  Shadow Play

7.  Louie Louie / Bullfrog Blues

 

CD 2:  12 May 1986: Paris Casino, Paris

1.  Moonchild

2.  Nadine

3.  Big Guns

4.  Walking Blues

5.  Brute Force and Ignorance

6.  Shadow Play

 

 

Have a drink on me

28 May 82, The Apollo Theater, Glasgow

Quality: excellent Soundoard

Disc 1:

1. Interview

2. Radio announcements

3. Bourbon

4. Bad penny

5. Follow me

6. What in the world

7. Big guns

8. Brute force & ignorance

9. Double vision

10. Moonchild

11. Out on the western plain

12. Philby

 

Disc 2

1. Tattoo´d Lady

2. Ride on red

3. Jinx

4. The devil made me do it

5. Wayward child

6. Nothin´but the devil

7. Shadowplay

8. Shinkicker

9. Last of the independents

10. Bullfrog blues

11. Secret agent

12. When my baby she left me

 

 

Live at Tromsø 84

03. June 1984, Tromsøhallen, Tromsø, Norway

Source: Excellent audience

1 Double Vision – 5:52

2 Mississippi Sheiks – 6:36

3 Who‘ll be your sweet man when I‘m gone – 8:11

4 Big Guns – 5:55

5 Bad Penny > I Wish You Would – 13:39

6 Moonchild – 5:32

7 Off The Handle – 10:01

8 Tatto‘d Lady – 8:46

9 Out On The Western Plains – 5:13

 

10 Interview on Local Radio 04 June 84 – 5:40

 

 

Blues Force

ROCK S920011/12

5th July 1985, Montreux

CD 1:

1.  Double Vision

2.  Shinkicker

3.  Brute Force and Ignorance

4.  Off the Handle

5.  When my Baby Left me

 

CD 2:

1.  Bad Penny

2.  Tatooed Lady

3.  I Wonder Who

4.  Moonchild

5.  Out on a Western Plain

6.  Walking Blues

7.  Bankers Blues

 

 

Messin' with the Kid

BMG VHS Video

8th Nov 19875, Cork Opera House, Cork

  1. Continental Op (4:33)

  2. Tattoo'd Lady (6:17)

  3. Don't Start Me Talkin' (3:58)

  4. I Ain't No Saint (5:49)

  5. Follow Me (5:37)

  6. When My Baby She Left Me (6:18)

  7. Off The Handle (9:15)

  8. Out Of The Western Plain (5:05)

  9. Wanted Blues (4:22)

  10. The Loop (2:56)

  11. Shadowplay (4:38)

  12. Messin' With The Kid (6:25)

  13. Loanshark Blues (5:58)

 

 

see also: Taste

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Muddy Waters: The London Muddy Waters Sessions

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