THE LENS ; LIVE IN SOUTHAMPTON
Feb 28, 1981 The Joiners Club - Southampton, UK 2cdr
Recording - Audience/Very Good
Label - tape to cd transfer
Comment - proper tracklist details now - thank you Guy & Allison.
CD1 - 42:17 ; CD2 - 49:24
1-1. Frost & Fire 6:38
1-2. The Run 5:04
1-3. Sleep Until You Wake 7:09
1-4. For Strong Winds 4:47
1-5. Choosing a Farmer Pt1 10:49
1-6. Another Realisation 9:10
1-7. The Subline 5:47
2-1. Tide Of Change 11:21
2-2. Hen 7:42
2-3. Choosing a Farmer Pt2 7:56
2-4. For Christ Sake 7:12
2-5. No Name (Through The Corridors) 4:20
2-6. Shaft Of Light 4:36
IQ ; LIVE IN SOUTHAMPTON
Jul 24, 1982 Park Hotel - Southampton, UK 2cdr
Recording - Audience/Good
Label - tape to cd transfer
Comment - muddy and hissy at times. Slightly distorted at loudest parts.
CD1 - 50:14 ; CD2 - 45:56
1-1. Count Your Blessings (Bing Crosby) 4:56
1-2. About Lake Five 5:26
1-3. Intelligence Quotient 6:13
1-4. Spectral Mornings (Hackett) 5:26
1-5. Stomach of an Animal 3:35
1-6. Fascination 5:35
1-7. Dans le Parc du Chateau Noir 7:46
1-8. For the Taking 3:55
1-9. Eloko Bella Neechie 7:22
2-1. Barbell is In 6:30
2-2. Beef in a Box 3:40
2-3. Kevin from Mars 2:43
2-4. It All Stops Here 7:29
2-5. For Christ's Sake 7:30
2-6. Like a Hurricane (Scorpions) 3:01
2-7. Hey Hey My My (Neil Young) 3:26
2-8. Kevin from Mars 3:17
2-9. Beef in a Box 2:58
2-10. Master of the Universe (Hawkwind) 5:22
LIVE IN WELLINGBOROUGH
Jul 23, 1983 Swanspool Pavilion - Wellingborough UK
Recording - Audience/Good-Very Good
Label - tape to cd transfer
Comment -a little hissy/muddy at a some places, but very nice recording. Brilliant Genesis medley ;-).
CD1 - 45:52 ; CD2 - 39:46
1-1. Guitar tunings 0:32
1-2. Awake and Nervous 7:43
1-3. Fascination 6:35
1-4. The Last Human Gateway... 13:08
1-5. ...The Last Human Gateway 3:37
1-6. It All Stops Here 7:38
1-7. Dans le Parc du Chateau Noir 6:39
2-1. Just Changing Hands 6:18
2-2. Intelligence Quotient 6:59
2-3. The Enemy Smacks 15:17
2-4. For Christ's Sake (including Genesis Medley: The Cinema Show/Robbery, Assault and Batterie/The Musical Box) 8:17
2-5. Stomach of an Animal 2:55
BLACK AND WHITES
Oct 1, 1983 (Whites - Norwich, England) 1cdr
Recording - Soundboard/Excellent
Label - tape to cd transfer
CD - 70:03
1. Awake And Nervous 7:02
2. It All Stops Here 6:38
3. Dans Le Parc Du Chateau Noir 6:14
4. Just Changing Hands 4:46
5. The Last Human Gateway 17:29
6. Through The Corridors 2:08
7. Intelligent Quotient 5:54
8. The Enemy Smacks 13:34
9. Suffragette City 3:18
10. Stomach Of Animal 3:00
THE PURE VODKA SUPPLEMENT
Nov 17, 1983 (Heads Club, Verulam Arms, Watford) 2cdr
Recording - Audience/Very Good
Label - CrapIQ10 (first gen. tape to cd)
CD1 - 48:45 ; CD2 - 36:16
1-1. Just Changing Hands 6:11
1-2. It All Stops Here 7:41
1-3. Awake & Nervous 8:08
1-4. Fascination 7:21
1-5. The Last Human Gateway 19:24
2-1. Oh Shit Me! (Through The Corridors) 3:21
2-2. Intelligence Quotient 7:16
2-3. The Enemy Smacks 16:40
2-4. Barbell Is In 5:34
2-5. Kevin From Mars 3:25
LIVE IN TONYPANDY
Apr 7, 1984 Royal Naval Club - Tonypandy UK 1cdr
Recording - Audience/Very Good-Excellent
Label - tape to cd transfer
Comment - nice recording, considering the age of it.
CD - 74:01
1-1. Awake and Nervous 7:51
1-2. It All Stops Here 7:33
1-3. Just Changing Hands 5:58
1-4. The Last Human Gateway 19:51
1-5. Oh Shit Me (i.e. Through the Corridors) 3:13
1-6. The Enemy Smacks 16:00
1-7. White Punks on Dope (Tubes) ~ School's Out (Alice Cooper) 9:42
1-8. Suffragette City (Bowie) 3:53
MARQUEE, LONDON 1984
Apr 24, 1984 (The Marquee, London, UK) 1 cdr
Recording - Audience(?)/Very Good
Label - ?
Comment - CD starts with digital click.
CD - 74:24
1. Awake and Nervous 7:28
2. Fascination 6:26
3. Widows Peak 9:04
4. The Enemy Smacks 14:42
5. Through The Corridors 3:26
6. It All Stops Here 7:34
7. The Last Human Gateway 19:45
8. Count Your Blessings 6:04
THE LEGENDARY NEW YEARS EVE PARTY
Dec 31, 1984 ( Marquee Club - London, UK) 3cdr audio or 2cdr flac
Recording - Audience/very Good Excellent
Comment - recording has some cuts (tape switches)
CD1 - ; CD2 - ; CD3 -
1-1. Intro (Bing Crosby)
1-2. Widows Peak
1-3. Magic Roundbout
1-4. Through The Corridors
1-5. Hollow Afternoon
1-6. The Last Human Gateway (Cut due to tape flip)
2-1. The last Human Gateway (Ending)
2-2. The Thousand Days
2-3. It All Stops Here
2-4. Wiggle
2-5. Awake and Nervous
2-6. The Enemy Smacks
3-1. Intro
3-2. Relax
3-3. Suffragette City
3-4. Hey Hey My My
3-5. Open Your Heart
3-6. Schools Out
3-7. For Christs Sake
3-8. The Cinema Show
3-9. Robbery Assault and Battery
3-10. The Musical Box
3-11. Cookability
3-12. God Save The Queen
3-13. Glen Miller Medley
3-14. Sweet Transvestite
3-15. Ace of Spades
3-16. Barbell Is In
3-17. White Punks On Dope
3-18. Stomach of Animal
3-19. Auld Land Syne
3-20. New Years Day
DVD : TOR3 - Duesseldorf (with Paul Menel)
Feb 28* , 1989 (TOR3 - Düsseldorf, Gernany)
Recording - Audience / Good-Very Good
PAL Video - from master tape.
Comment: * according to date written on original tape it was the 27th. IQ's gig list only mentions a gig in Düsseldorf on the 28th. Support act to Mike & the Mechanics.
Line-up: Paul Menel - vocals | Michael Holmes - guitars | Tim Esau - bass | Paul Cook - drums | Martin Orford - keyboards
Total time: 45 minutes
1. No Love Lost
2. The Thousand Days
3. Nomzamo
4. Band introduction
5. Sold On You
6. Widow's Peak
7. Nothing At All
8. Common Ground
KLEVE 1991
Sep 14, 1991 (Stadthalle - Kleve, Germany) 2cdr
Recording - Audience (from amateur VHS) /Very Good
Label - VHS>CD Audio transfer.
Comment - Martin plays with a broken arm. Also available as 1 dvd video (PAL).
CD1 - 41:17 ; CD2 - 76:27
1-1. Eloko 2:09
1-2. Outer Limits 8:05
1-3. The Thousand Days 5:03
1-4. Nomzamo 7:19
1-5. It All Stops Here 8:35
1-6. Nostalgia (Falling Apart at the Seams) 10:06
2-1. No Love Lost (fades in) 5:51
2-2. The Last Human Gateway 20:28
2-3. Band Introduction~Corners 7:07
2-4. Human Nature 9:41
2-5. Thank You... 0:57
2-6. The Enemy Smacks 16:15
2-7. The Wake~Headlong 11:06
2-8. The Last Human Gateway (middle section, without keyboards) 5:02
1991 EUROPEAN WINTER TOUR VCD
Nov 29, 1991 (Noorderligt - Tilburg, Holland) 1VCD
Recording - Amateur shot, 1 camera/Good-Very Good
Label - ProgWeeds VCD 03
VCD - appr. 64min.
1. Opening Titles I
2. Opening Titles II
3. Eloko~Outer Limits
4. It All Stops Here
5. New song (early version of Further Away)
6. Corners
7. Wiggle~new song (early version of Out of Nowhere)
8. Thank You's
9. The Enemy Smacks
10. The Last Human Gateway (middle section)
11. Closing Titles
TILBURG '93
Sep 3, 1993 (Noorderligt - Tilburg, Holland) 2cdr
Recording - Audience/Very Good-Excellent
Label - tape to cd transfer
CD1 - 69:32 ; CD2 - 57:07
1-1. Intro~The Darkest Hour 12:36
1-2. It All Stops Here 9:01
1-3. Fading Senses 6:13
1-4. Out of Nowhere 6:15
1-5. Nostalgia (Falling Apart at the Seams)12:21
1-6. Common Ground 8:35
1-7. Further Away 14:31
2-1. No Love Lost (fades in) 5:52
2-2. Leap of Faith 7:51
2-3. Headlong 10:36
2-4. Medley: Human Nature/Sold on You/Awake and Nervous/Intelligence Quotient/Wurensh/Outer Limits 16:00
2-5. The Wake 7:01
2-6. The Last Human Gateway (end section) 9:47
LIVE IN LONDON
Oct 2 1993 The Marquee Club - London, UK 2cdr
Recording - Audience/Very Good-Excellent
Label - tape to cd transfer
Comment - final show of the tour.
CD1 - 68:36 ; CD2 - 28:51
1-1. The Darkest Hour... 5:31
1-2. ... The Darkest Hour (continued) 5:20
1-3. It All Stops Here 8:36
1-4. Fading Senses 6:13
1-5. Out of Nowhere 6:19
1-6. Widow's Peak 9:45
1-7. No Love Lost 6:11
1-8. Common Ground 7:17
1-9. Medley: Human Nature/Sold on You/Awake and Nervous/Intelligence Quotient/Wurensh/Outer Limits 13:24
2-1. Leap of Faith 7:30
2-2. Headlong 9:11
2-3. Wiggle 3:23
2-4. The Wake 4:32
2-5. Material Girl (Madonna) 4:15
LEAP OF FAITH
Feb 19, 1994 (The Cabaret- San Jose, California) 2cdr
*KOME 98.5 Interview of Holmes, Orford and Jowitt by Greg Stone (February 20,1994)
Recording - Audience/Very Good-Excellent (*FM)
Label - Prrp 019
CD 1 - 78:36 ; CD 2 - 65:29
1-1. The Darkest Hour 11:10
1-2. It All Stops Here 8:10
1-3. Widow's Peak 10:25
1-4. Fading Senses 6:31
1-5. Out Of Nowhere 6:04
1-6. Awake And Nervous 8:50
1-7. The Last Human Gateway( middle section) 4:12
1-8. Tea For Two 2:10
1-9. No Love Lost 5:28
1-10. Leap Of Faith 8:40
1-11. Common Ground 6:56
2-1. Human Nature 12:14
2-2 Headlong 8:46
2-3 The Last Human Gateway( Ending ) 9:15
2-4 The Wake 4:49
2-5 *Interview Pt.1 4:37
2-6.*Jadis-Follow Me To Salzburg 7:25
2-7. *Apathetic And Here I 4:28
2-8. *Interview Pt.2 10:31
2-9. *Leap Of Faith (Fades Out) 2:08
2-10. *Interview Pt.3 1:16
PARIS FOREVER
Nov 5, 1994 (The Theatre Dunois - Paris, France) 2cdr
Recording - Audience/Excellent
Label - tape to cd transfer
CD 1 - 75:22 ; CD 2 - 49:16
1-1. Intro 1:11
1-2. The Wake 3:37
1-3. The Thousand Days 5:05
1-4. Fading Senses 6:17
1-5. Widow's Peak 10:18
1-6. Nostalgia/Falling Apart At The Seams 10:23
1-7. No Love Lost 6:13
1-8. Further Away 13:52
1-9. War Heroes/Nothing At All 5:32
1-10. The Narrow Margin/The Darkest Hour 12:54
2-1. Leap Of Faith 7:33
2-2. Human Nature 12:10
2-3. Out Of Nowhere
2-4. Awake And Nervous 9:54
2-5. The Last Human Gateway (middle section) 4:25
2-6. Headlong 8:16
THE MEMORY OF BEAUTIFUL THINGS
Jan 7, 1995 The Marquee Club - London, England 2cdr
Recording - Audience/Excellent
Label - tape to cd transfer (remastered by 'docprog') > shn > EZT Torrent > wav > cda
Comment - Remastered from a second generation copy of the original analog audience recording. Track 2-1 is an (almost) instrumental intro to The
darkest hour : a first glimpse of material that would eventually end up on Subterranea.
CD1 - 67:35 ; CD2 - 67:47
1-1. Intro 2:53
1-2. The wake 3:54
1-3. The thousand days 5:32
1-4. Fading senses 6:35
1-5. Widow's peak 10:01
1-6. Nostalgia 2:28
1-7. Falling apart at the seams 8:55
1-8. Tie a yellow ribbon (round the ole oak tree) 1:27
1-9. No love lost 4:16
1-10. Further away 15:44
1-11. Solo Martin Orford 1:43
1-12. Nothing at all 4:07
2-1. Instrumental 3:40
2-2. The darkest hour 11:09
2-3. Leap of faith 10:09
2-4. The enemy smacks 17:55
2-5. Duet Mike Holmes / Martin Orford 1:30
2-6. Human nature 11:44
2-7. Stomach of animal 4:19
2-8. Headlong 7:21
IT ALL STOPS HERE
Jan 6, 1997 (Tivoli - Utrecht, Holland) 2cdr
Recording - Audience/Excellent
Label - md to cd transfer
Comment - Fade in/out during 1-9. (md-flip). Tracklisting on artwork not right (made for a different source, perhaps?)
CD 1 - 73:31 ; CD 2 - 65:58
1-1. It All Stops Here 12:29
1-2. Breathtaker/Laid Low/Breathtaker 7:42
1-3. Further Away 5:53
1-4. The Darkest Hour 10:54
1-5. Speak My Name 3:46
1-6. Leap of Faith 7:23
1-7. Came Down 6:04
1-8. Awake and Nervous 9:01
1-9. Human Nature 10:19
2-1. Failsafe 10:34
2-2. War Heroes ~ Nothing At All 6:04
2-3. The Last Human Gateway 23:30
2-4. Out Of Nowhere/Mama Mia/Out of Nowhere 9:07
2-5. The Wake 7:20
2-6. Came Down (Cha Cha) ~ Headlong 9:23
LEFT ALIVE
Apr 5, 1998 (Manufaktur - Schorndorf, Germany) 2cdr
Recording - Audience/Very Good-Excellent
Label - ?
Comment - We have this show in two versions. Same tracklist, same quality, same source, only slightly different track times.
CD1 - 64:44 ; CD2 - 64:30
1-1. Overture 4:03
1-2. Provider 1:58
1-3. Subterranea5:31
1-4. Sleepless Incidental 5:59
1-5. Failsafe 8:37
1-6. Speak My name 3:50
1-7. Tunnel Vision 7:08
1-8. Infernal Chorus 4:35
1-9. King of Fools 2:21
1-10. The Sense in Sanity 4:56
1-11. State of Mine 1:57
1-12. Laid Low 1:29
1-13. Breathtaker5:25
1-14. Capricorn 4:49
1-15. The Other Side 2:06
2-1. Unsolid Ground 5:11
2-2. Somewhere in Time 6:46
2-3. High Waters 2:42
2-4. The Narrow Margin 20:36
2-5. Awake and Nervous 9:39
2-6. The Last Human Gateway (middle section) 4:03
2-7. The Wake 5:37
2-8. Widow's Peak 9:56
SALUT QUEBEC
Jun 27, 1998 (Le D'Auteuil - Quebec City, Canada) 2cdr
Recording - Audience/Excellent
Label - ?
CD1 - 70:21 ; CD2 - 66:12
1-1. Intro 1:55
1-2. The Wake 4:11
1-3. The Thousand Days 5:44
1-4. The Darkest Hours 11:30
1-5. Subterranea 5:39
1-6. Sleepless Incidental 6:11
1-7. Failsafe 9:38
1-8. It All Stops Here 8:02
1-9. King of Fools 1:52
1-10. Outer Limits 8:13
1-11. Laid Low 1:30
1-12. Breathtaker 5:56
2-1. Capricorn 6:22
2-2. Leap of Faith 8:00
2-3. High Waters 2:43
2-4. The Narrow Margin 22:58
2-5. No Love Lost 6:16
2-6. Headlong 8:56
2-7. Came Down (Cha Cha Beat) 0:47
2-8. Widow's Peak 10:10
SUBTERRANEA AT THE ASTORIA
Mar 21, 1999 (Astoria - London, England) 3cdr
Recording - Audience/Excellent
Label - md to cd transfer
Comment - Mono version
CD 1 - 50:20 ; CD 2 - 50:12 ; CD 3 - 49:25
1-1. Overture 4:00
1-2. Provider 1:39
1-3. Subterranea 5:29
1-4. Sleepless Incidental 5:58
1-5. Failsafe 8:42
1-6. Speak My Name 3:45
1-7. Tunnel Vision 6:49
1-8. Infernal Chorus 4:49
1-9. King Of Fools 2:16
1-10. The Sense In Sanity 4:40
1-11. State Of Mine 2:13
2-1. Laid Low 1:32
2-2. Breathtaker 5:27
2-3. Capricorn 5:53
2-4. The Other Side 2:25
2-5. Unsolid Ground 5:03
2-6. Somewhere In Time 6:39
2-7. High Waters 2:31
2-8. The Narrow Margin 20:42
3-1. The Wake 7:11
3-2. Human Nature 11:39
3-3. Out Of Nowhere 10:45
3-4. The Last Human Gateway 19:50
GUARANTEED FAILSAFE
Mar 21, 1999 (Astoria - London, England) 3cdr
Recording - Audience/Excellent
Label - PrrP 008 - identical to above recording - but in stereo (sounds better)
CD 1 - 50:20 ; CD 2 - 50:12 ; CD 3 - 49:25
1-1. Overture 4:00
1-2. Provider 1:39
1-3. Subterranea 5:29
1-4. Sleepless Incidental 5:58
1-5. Failsafe 8:42
1-6. Speak My Name 3:45
1-7. Tunnel Vision 6:49
1-8. Infernal Chorus 4:49
1-9. King Of Fools 2:16
1-10. The Sense In Sanity 4:40
1-11. State Of Mine 2:13
2-1. Laid Low 1:32
2-2. Breathtaker 5:27
2-3. Capricorn 5:53
2-4. The Other Side 2:25
2-5. Unsolid Ground 5:03
2-6. Somewhere In Time 6:39
2-7. High Waters 2:31
2-8. The Narrow Margin 20:42
3-1. The Wake 7:11
3-2. Human Nature 11:39
3-3. Out Of Nowhere 10:45
3-4. The Last Human Gateway 19:50

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