WIRE! WIRE! WIRE!

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WIRE! WIRE! WIRE!

Post by sewer rat » 07 Sep 2016, 20:37

ok music fans......here's a rare treat for you all. some early Wire stuff. before they went all arty they were effin' superb. I'm only putting this stuff up on request tho, so grab it while you can...........

demos - 1976 (14 trax)
demos - 1977/78 (35 trax)...AKA, Graham's practise tape
demos - 1977/78 (31 trax)...AKA, behind the curtain
rehearsals - 1977 (13 trax)
first 4 singles - 1977/78 (9 trax)

the roxy, London - 01 apr 77 (SBD)
the roxy, London - 02 apr 77 (SBD)
new York, CBGB's - 18 jul 78 (SBD)
London, electric ballroom - 29 feb 80 (SBD)...AKA document and eyewitness....album includes 7 trax from London, notre dame hall - 19 jul 79 (SBD)

.............this lot doesn't come as one folder so just ask for what you need. if anybody has live stuff circa 77/79....maybe you can post it here

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Post by marky » 08 Sep 2016, 06:48

wire a superb group before and after becoming arty very underestimated

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Post by theraven1979 » 08 Sep 2016, 18:15

Demos please.

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Post by sewer rat » 08 Sep 2016, 23:34

wire demos going up tomorrow (Friday 9th)
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Post by Bobinblack » 09 Sep 2016, 09:31

Thanks for the offer. I know there is a whole album out there of 154 demos, that would be a great one to have.
'Peaches - A Chronicle of The Stranglers from 1974 to 1990', out 2014 on Soundcheck Books.

Think I'll go for a stroll in the trees.

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Post by sewer rat » 09 Sep 2016, 14:28

........ok, as promised, Wire demos etc......enjoy.

1976 - demos
https://we.tl/Md6xLfB7XV

demos for 154
https://we.tl/aO7NPLAg1K

behind the curtain - 1977/78
https://we.tl/Svxi8YMiYr

graham's practice tape 77/78
https://we.tl/E8vwjjGYjK

1977 rehearsals
https://we.tl/WgFpY7zUtC

document and eyewitness (live 1980)
https://we.tl/AWMNprYuGg

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Post by Bobinblack » 09 Sep 2016, 20:06

Thanks v much.
'Peaches - A Chronicle of The Stranglers from 1974 to 1990', out 2014 on Soundcheck Books.

Think I'll go for a stroll in the trees.

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Post by gjinblack » 09 Sep 2016, 23:40

Nice one. I'm going to download a couple. Thanks for sharing.

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Post by theraven1979 » 10 Sep 2016, 17:35

Thanks - incidentally I've recently acquired a PDF of the sleeve notes for Colin Newman's abandoned boxset - PM me if you want it.

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It taught me how to laugh again"

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Post by theraven1979 » 10 Sep 2016, 17:46

By way of return I have the following....
Wire.jpg
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Let me know if any is of interest

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It taught me how to laugh again"

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Post by sewer rat » 10 Sep 2016, 22:27

hi jim...any chance you could put up the CBGB's gig 1978
cheers
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Post by theraven1979 » 11 Sep 2016, 11:34

"I bathed in sun and walked in rain
It taught me how to laugh again"

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