Harold Melvin's Blue Notes
West End Cruise Night
Brighton Ave. municipal parking lot
Long Branch, NJ
Aug. 18, 2012

Excellent AUD recording

**mp3 samples provided (as always) in the Comments section**

TheCommish notes:
This is the second time I've had the pleasure of seeing this very talented and entertaining band. Great music, great show and great recording. Enjoy.

(one set, but tracks are numbered for burning to 2 CDs)

101. Intro / Overture
102. Tell The World How I Feel About'cha
103. If You Don't Know Me By Now
104. Bad Luck
105. I Miss You
106. Don't Leave Me This Way
107. Love T.K.O. (Teddy Pendergrass)

201. I Should Be Your Lover
202. Where Are All My Friends
203. Yesterday I Had The Blues
204. Wake Up Everybody
205. The Love I Lost (includes band intros)

Approx. running time: 82 minutes

Harold Melvin's Blue Notes are:
Donnell "Big Daddy" Gillespie
Rufus Thorne
Anthony Brooks
John Morris

Backing band (referred to as The Sounds of Philadelphia):
Robert Scribner - keyboards
Kevin Sykes - drums
Calvin Harris - guitar
Kent Barnwell - bass
Big Mike - sax (he wasn't announced by last name)

(Apologies if I misspelled anyone's name above.)

Zoom H2 (120 degree mic pattern) > WAV (onto SD card) > CD Wave (to split tracks) > Nero wave editor (trim & fade end tracks) > Cool Edit Pro (boost volume, hard limited to -0.1dB) > FLAC Frontend (sb-aligned) > FLAC

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Recorded, transferred and
uploaded on DIME by TheCommish
November 2012