What does it sound like?:
This first full concert release by the current seven piece line up of King Crimson now deservedly gets an official release
This two cd set captures the band in fine form last November, and features the recorded debut of new material such as Meltdown and Radical Action, together with the three drummer pieces Hell Hounds Of Krim and Banshee Legs Bell Hassle. As if that wasn’t enough, there is a very generous helping of classic material to hand as well – the version of LTIA here is one of the heaviest interpretations of the piece I’ve heard – and the closing section comprising Sailor’s Tale, Starless, Court of the Crimson King and 21st Century Schizoid Man is quite breathtaking
What does it all *mean*?
This makes an excellent companion to the Live At The Orpheum mini album released in 2014, although the mix is significantly improved on this release. An incendiary performance by a band at the top of their game.
Goes well with…
This is merely a taster for the band’s next release due in September. A comprehensive live release taking the best performances of each song in their ever changing and extensive » Continue Reading.