Jack Bruce with "Rocket 88"
Recorded live at "The Venue" in London England.
Recorded at a Christmas party played on December 15th, 1980
The exact lineage is unknown but It is taken from a
low generation pre-FM tape copy of a BBC Radio broadcast > CDR
Alexis Korner did not play with the band that night as you will hear.
The broadcast date was Jan 19,1980
It has excellent sound quality.
The band Rocket 88 included :
Jack Bruce, Charlie Watts, Alexis Korner - who does not play at this show,
Ian Stewart, Bob Hall, Danny Adler, George Green, Dick Morrisey, Colin Smith,
Don Weller, John Picard, Pete York, and Chris Farlowe
1 Intro - by Alexis Korner
2 Pinetop's Boogie Woogie
3 Rock House Boogie
4 Good Rockin' Tonight
5 Stagger Lee
6 Every Day I Have The Blues
7 Waiting For The Call
8 Jonah Wails Again
9 Nobody's Business
10 Dance With Me Darling
Taken from hopboys Jack Bruce collection
Disclaimer / Contrast clause
According to the Jack Bruce Tours info site at
this performance is not to be confused with the
official Rocket 88 LP recorded on November 1979
Atlantic Record LP 50776 or the Wounded Bird Records
reissue WOU 9293SD. That official LP was recorded at the
'Rotation Club' In Hanover, Germany and it has a totally different set list.
or use this one