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Published on 5th December 2014

King Crimson Live at The Orpheum


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“King Crimson Live At The Orpheum is now available for pre-order at Inner Knot (America) and Burning Shed (Europe). King Crimson has performed, recorded & released material in its own inimitable manner for the past 46 years. As the band enters its 47th year of operation in 2015, the occasion is marked with the first release culled from the band’s Autumn 2014 US tour. Comprised of 41 minutes of material by the newest incarnation of the band fronted by the line-up’s formidable three drummer setup, Live At The Orpheum has been mixed from 24bit multi-track performances recorded at the band’s two concerts at the Los Angeles venue. Featuring a mixture of new & old King Crimson material – some being performed live for the first time – the album makes an ideal recorded debut for the septet.

For those who travelled from all over the world to see the US shows, it’s an opportunity to relive the power, precision & sheer musicality of the concerts. For those who couldn’t attend but wanted to, it’s an opportunity to hear why the concerts generated such excitement. For any fan of the band, recent or long-term, it’s an essential purchase. With further concerts being planned for 2015, Live At The Orpheum is the perfect start for a new year of King Crimson music.”

TRACK LISTING
01. Walk On: Monk Morph Chamber Music
02. One More Red Nightmare
03. Banshee Legs Bell Hassle
04. The ConstruKction of Light
05. The Letters
06. Sailor’s Tale
07. Starless

MUSICIANS
Gavin Harrison
Pat Mastelotto
Bill Rieflin
Mel Collins
Robert Fripp
Jakko Jakszyk
Tony Levin

Recorded 30th September & 1st October at The Orpheum Theatre, Los Angeles
Front Line: Mixed & Engineered by Gavin Harrison
Back Line: Mixed by Jakko Jakszyk & Robert Fripp
Production Engineer: Jakko Jakszyk
Live Recording Engineer: Mark Vreeken

Release date 13th January 2015

Source: King Crimson

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