Darwin's Island
A Collection of Live Audio



Track Listing & Information



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Chicken Shack
Kronau, Baden Wortemberg, Germany
1972 MAY 13

01. crowd -> tuning -> crowd
02. Crying Won't Help You Now
03. Daughter Of The Hillside
04. The Thrill Is Gone
05. Diary Of Your Life
06. Too Late To Cry
07. Poor Boy
08. Shakin' All Over
09. Telling Your Fortune ->
10. Drum Solo ->
11. Telling Your Fortune (fades out)
12. I'm In The Mood (fade in/fade out)

Time: [44:09]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
Robert Daisley: bass
Paul Nancox: drums, percussion

Unknown Microphone/Recorder -> Master tape -> Nakamichi 680ZX -> Sony PCM-M10 -> Audacity -> CD Wave -> FLAC



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Chicken Shack
Pop Festival, Tauberfrankenhalle, Konigshofen, Germany
1973 APR 00

01. Tore Down (start cut)
02. Daughter Of The Hillside
03. Crying Won't Help You
04. Have You Ever Loved A Woman
05. Poor Boy
06. You Know You Could Be Right
Encore:
07. Boogie Jam
08. Blue Suede Shoes

Time: [46:06]

Recording Equipment Unknown -> Audacity -> FLAC



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Chicken Shack
Quartier Latin, Berlin, Germany
1980 OCT 17

01. Tell Me
02. Crying Won't Help You
03. Back Door Man
04. Let Me Love
05. Black Night
06. Doctor Brown
07. So Far Back
08. Have You Ever Loved A Woman
09. Poor Boy ->
10. Shake Your Moneymaker (end cut)

Time: [62:06]

Incomplete

Audience -> Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack
Dingwalls, London, England
1983 FEB 12

01. Tell Me (start cut)
02. Back Door Man
03. Thrill Is Gone
04. Baby What You Want Me To Do
05. Daughter Of The Hillside
06. Poor Boy
07. Stranger Love

Time: [55:09]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
Andy Pyle: bass
Russ Alder: drums

Soundboard Recording -> Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack
Sir George Robey, London, England
1985 NOV 29

Disc 01: [60:00]
01. Everyday I Have The Blues
02. Backdoor Man
03. The Thrill Is Gone
04. Baby What You Want Me To Do
05. The Very Thing That Makes You Rich Makes Me Poor
06. Take The Water, Take The Wine

Disc 02: [32:36]
01. I'd Rather Go Blind
02. Please Stop Messin' Around
03. The Burglar ->
04. Hideaway

Total Time: [92:36]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
John Gunsell: drums
Brian Connell: bass
David Wilkinson: keyboards
Dave Winthrop: saxophone

Audience Recording -> Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack
Function Room at The Fox, London, England
1986 JAN 17

Disc 01: [54:08]
01. Everyday I Have The Blues
02. I Loved A Woman
03. Doctor Brown
04. The Very Thing That Makes You Rich Makes Me Poor
05. Backdoor Man
06. The Thrill Is Gone
07. Baby What You Want Me To Do

Disc 02: [39:53]
01. Take The Water, Take The Wine
02. I'd Rather Go Blind
03. Stop Messin' Around
Encore:
04. The Burglar

Total Time: [94:01]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
John Gunsell: drums
Brian Connell: bass
David Wilkinson: keyboards
Dave Winthrop: saxophone

Audience Recording -> Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack
Theaterfabrik, Unterfoehring, Germany
1986 MAY 26

Disc 01: [73:01]
01. Everyday I Have The Blues
02. The Thrill Is Gone
03. The Very Thing That Makes You Rich Makes Me Poor
04. Baby What You Want Me To Do
05. I Loved A Woman (tape flip in middle)
06. Take The Water, Take The Wine
07. I'd Rather Go Blind

Disc 02: [19:20]
01. Hideaway ->
02. Peter Gunn Theme ->
03. Hideaway
04. Tore Down (end cut)

Total Time: [92:21]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
John Gunsell: drums
Brian Connell: bass
David Wilkinson: keyboards
Dave Winthrop: saxophone

Sennheiser KD 2002 Mics -> Sony TCD-M5 -> Cassette -> ???



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Chicken Shack
Sinkkasten, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
1986 MAY 27

Disc 01: [76:36]
01. Everyday I Have The Blues (start cut)
02. I Loved A Woman
03. The Very Thing That Makes You Rich Makes Me Poor
04. The Thrill Is Gone
05. Baby What You Want Me To Do
06. Back Door Man
07. I'd Rather Go Blind
08. Take The Water, Take The Wine

Disc 02: [19:25]
01. Hideaway ->
02. Peter Gunn Theme
03. Tore Down
04. It's Too Late To Cry

Total Time: [96:01]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
John Gunsell: drums
Brian Connell: bass
David Wilkinson: keyboards
Dave Winthrop: saxophone

Audience Recording -> Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack
Sir George Robey, London, England
1986 AUG 01

Disc 01: [58:59]
01. Everyday I Have The Blues (start cut)
02. The Thrill Is Gone
03. Baby What You Want Me To Do
04. Hold On
05. The Very Thing That Makes You Rich Makes Me Poor
06. I Loved A Woman
07. Take The Water, Take The Wine

Disc 02: [26:33]
01. Hideaway ->
02. Peter Gunn Theme ->
03. Hideaway
04. I'd Rather Go Blind
05. Tore Down

Total Time: [85:32]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
John Gunsell: drums
Brian Connell: bass
David Wilkinson: keyboards
Dave Winthrop: saxophone

Audience Recording -> Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack w/Eric Clapton & Barry Gibb
Finchley Cricket Club, London, England
1986 AUG 15

Disc 01: [71:56]
01. Everyday I Have The Blues
02. The Thrill Is Gone
03. The Very Thing That Makes You Rich Makes Me Poor
04. Instrumental
05. Direction
06. Baby What You Want Me To Do
07. I'd Rather Go Blind
08. Clapton & Gibbs intros
09. I'm Tore Down
10. What I'd Say
11. Peter Gunn Theme

Disc 02: [34:39]
01. Hideaway
02. Hideaway 2
03. Hold On
04. Every Little Bit
05. Just Like Every Woman

Total Time: [106:35]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
John Gunsell: drums
Jan Connolly: bass
David Wilkinson: keyboards
Dave Winthrop: saxophone
Eric Clapton: guitar, vocals
Barry Gibb: vocals

Audience Analog Master -> Analong 2nd Generation -> Nakamichi DR-1 -> Magix Audio Cleaning Lab -> TLH -> FLAC



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Chicken Shack
City Square, Milano, Italy
1989 JAN 18

01. Everyday I Have The Blues
02. The Thrill Is Gone
03. The Very Thing That Makes You Rich Makes Me Poor
04. My Life
05. Broken Hearted Melody
06. Going Up, Going Down
07. Sweetest Little Thing
08. Chicken Shack Opera

Time: [65:22]

Master Cassette -> EQ -> CD -> Plextor Tool Pro -> FLAC



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Chicken Shack
Chelsea, Vienna, Austria
2015 APR 13

Disc 01: [63:51]
01. The Thrill Is Gone
02. Reconsider Baby
03. The End
04. You Are The Sweetest Little Thing -> Hurt
05. Chicken Shack Opera
06. I'd Rather Go Blind

Disc 02: [24:58]
01. Poor Boy
02. The Daughter Of The Hillside
Encore:
03. Doctor Brown

Total Time: [88:49]

Edirol R-09 (internal mics) -> EAC -> FLAC



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Chicken Shack
Quasimodo, Berlin, Germany
2019 OCT 13

Disc 01: [72:32]
01. The Thrill Is Gone
02. Going Up, Going Down
03. You Shook Me
04. Sweetest Little Thing
05. Prisoner
06. Night Life
07. Poor Boy
08. Doctor Brown
09. Daughter Of The Hillside

Disc 02: [8:14]
01. crowd
02. Shake Your Moneymaker

Total Time: [80:46]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
Neil Archer: guitar
Steve Atkins: drums
Bob Newell: bass

Roland R-05 -> Soundforge -> Audioedit -> FLAC



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Chicken Shack
Leerer Beutel, Regensburg, Germany
2019 OCT 15

Disc 01: [65:10]
01. The Thrill Is Gone
02. Going Up, Going Down
03. You Shook Me
04. You Are The Sweetest Little Thing
05. Prisoner
06. Poor Boy
07. Three O'Clock In The Morning
08. Doctor Brown
09. Daughter Of The Hillside

Disc 02: [20:11]
01. encore break
02. Shake Your Moneymaker

Total Time: [85:21]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
Neil Archer: guitar
Steve Atkins: drums
Bob Newell: bass

Roland R-05 -> Wavelab -> EAC -> FLAC



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Chicken Shack
Hirsch, Nuremburg, Gewrmany
2019 OCT 16

01. The Thrill Is Gone
02. Going Up, Going Down
03. You Shook Me
04. The Sweetest Little Thing
05. Prisoner
06. Poor Boy
07. Doctor Brown
09. encore break
10. Shake Your Moneymaker

Time: [78:02]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
Neil Archer: guitar
Steve Atkins: drums
Bob Newell: bass

Roland R-05 -> Wavelab -> EAC -> FLAC



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Chicken Shack
Haberkasten, Mohldorf am Inn, Germany
2019 OCT 17

Disc 01: [47:26]
01. intro
02. The Thrill Is Gone
03. Going Up, Going Down
04. You Shook Me
05. The Sweetest Little Thing
06. Prisoner
07. Three O'Clock In The Morning

Disc 02: [38:40]
01. Poor Boy
02. Doctor Brown
03. Daughter Of The Hillside
04. Shake your Moneymaker

Total Time: [86:06]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
Neil Archer: guitar
Steve Atkins: drums
Bob Newell: bass

Roland R-05 -> Wavelab -> EAC -> FLAC



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Chicken Shack
The Greyhound, Fulham, London, England
1987 APR 18

01. Everyday I Have The Blues
02. First Time I Met The Blues
03. The Very Thing That Makes You Rich Makes Me Poor
04. The Thrill Is Gone
05. Stormy Monday
06. Take The Water, Take The Wine (cut-tape flip)
07. I'd Rather Go Blind
08. Baby What You Want Me To Do
Encore:
09. Hideaway ->
10. Peter Gunn Theme ->
11. Hideaway

Time: [73:13]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
Save Winthrop: saxophone
David Wilkinson: keyboards, vocals
Jeffrey ?: drums
David Wintour: bass

Audience Recording -> Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack
Rockfabrik, Bruchsaal, Germany
1984 DEC 06

Disc 01: [43:12]
01. Tell Me
02. Back Door Man
03. The Thrill Is Gone
04. Stormy Monday
05. Have You Ever Loved A Woman
06. High Heeled Sneakers

Disc 02: [59:36]
01. Baby What You Want Me To Do
02. Blues For Dead Air
03. It's Too Late To Cry
04. Rocky Mountain Way
Encore:
05. Need Your Love So Bad
06. Take The Water Take The Wine (cut in middle of song)
07. Poor Boy

Total Time: [102:48]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals, harp
Miller Anderson: bass, vocals
John Gunzell: drums
Roger Saunders: guitar, harmonica

Recording Source & Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack
Venue Unknown, Vienna, Austria
1969 NOV 20

01. Midnight Hour
02. My Mood
03. The Things You Put Me Through
04. Look Mama I'm Crying
05. Tell Me
06. Telling Your Fortune
07. Diary Of Your Life -> Still Worried About My Woman (fades out)

Time: [40:18]

Venue could be Messepalast

Recording Source & Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack
ATSV Halle, Saarbruecken, Germany
1974 XXX 00

01. First Time I Met The Blues
02. Tore Down
03. Still Worried About My Woman
04. Poor Boy
Encore:
05. Dust My Brook

Time: [51:42]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
Bob Daisley: bass
Robbie Blunt: guitar
Bob Clouter: drums

Recording Source & Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack
Venue Unknown, Kiel, Germany
1981 MAY 15

01. Let Me Love
02. Back Door Man
03. Doctor Brown
04. Black Night
05. So Far Back
06. Have You Ever Loved A Woman

Time: [45:05]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
Andy Pyle: bass
Ric Lee: drums
Paul Butler: guitar

Recording Source & Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack
Venue Unknown, Nuernberg, Germany
1978 XXX 00

01. Why I Sing The Blues (start cut)
02. ?
03. ?
04. Stormy Monday
05. Woke Up This Morning (My Baby's Gone)
06. Dr. Brown
07. So Far back
08. ?

Time: [46:14]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
David Winthrop: saxophone
Robbie Blunt: guitar
?: bass
Ed Spivock: drums

Recording Source & Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack
Worthy Farm, Pilton, Somerset, England
1981 JUN 19

01. Let Me Love (start cut)
02. Back Door Man
03. Dr. Brown
04. Black Night
05. The Prisoner

Time: [41:04]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
Andy Pyle: bass
Ric Lee: drums
Pail Butler: guitar

Recording Source & Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack
The Greyhound, Fulham, London, England
1985 MAY 04

Disc 01: [52:09]
01. Sweet Little Angel
02. Stop Messin' Wit My Life
03. The thrill Is Gone
04. Stormy Monday
05. It's All Over Now
06. Take The Water (start cut)

Disc 02: [30:40]
01. Poor Boy
Encore:
02. Need Your Love So Bad
03. Just A Little Bit Of Love (All I Want)

Total Time: [82:49]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
Dave Winthrop: saxophone
Ian Campbell: bass
Roger Saunders: guitar
John Gunsell: drums

Cassette -> Technics RS-BX747 -> Audition -> CDWave -> TLH -> FLAC



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Chicken Shack
Marquee, London, England
1973 JUN 26

Disc 01: [44:52]
01. band intro -> crowd
02. Have You Ever Loved A Woman
03. Daughter Of The Hillside
04. crowd -> tuning -> talk
05. Predence's Party
06. crowd -> tuning -> talk
07. Dave's Boogie
08. crowd -> tuning -> talk
09. Hideaway
10. crowd -> tuning -> talk
11. Crying Won't Help You Now
12. crowd -> tuning -> talk
13. The Thrill Is Gone
14. crowd -> MC talk

Disc 02: [38:37]
01. Poor Boy
02. crowd -> MC talk
03. Unlucky Boy
04. crowd -> talk
05. Blue Suede Shoes
06. crowd
07. Dave's Blues ->
08. You've Done Lost Your Good Thing Now
09. crowd
10. You Know You Could Be Right
11. crowd -> MC talk

Total Time: [83:29]

Recording Source & Lineage Unknown



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Chicken Shack
Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany
1975 FEB 25

01. Homework
02. ??
03. Have You Ever Loved A Woman
04. I'm Tore Down
05. Too Late To Cry
06. Everyday I Have The Blues
07. Poor Boy

Time: [53:16]

Stan Webb: guitar, vocals
Robbie Blunt: guitar, bass
Bob Daisley: bass
Bob Clouter: drums, percussion

Original Recording Source & Lineage Unknown. Remastered May 2022.