nyctaperNYCtaper is a legend; you can now download the entire recording of held last Wednesday night at the in Port Chester, NY. This being the second-time running of the famed recreation of the final concert ever held by , our only at really hearing the first one would have been to have their funded. Thankfully we have an audience recording of this fantastic set of performances.

Here’s a sample of how it sounds:

Read on for the info and download links:


Portchester, NY

Digital Master
Four-Track Audience Recording
Recorded from Behind the Soundboard Booth

Sennheiser MKH-8040 Cardioids + Neumann KM-150s > Edirol R-44 (Oade Concert Mod) > 2 24bit 48kHz wav file > Soundforge (level adjustments, mixdown, set fades) > CDWave 1.95 (tracking) > TLH > (320 and tagging via Foobar)

Recorded and Produced


[Total Time 3:25:37]
01 Theme ()
02 Up On Cripple Creek ()
03 The Shape I’m In (Kenny Siegel)
04 Life Is A Carnival ()
05 W.S. Walcott Medicine Show (Alec Ounsworth)
06 Georgia on My Mind (Alecia Chakour)
07 Ophelia ()
08 Rag Mama Rag (Marc Black)
09 King Harvest (Jeremy Black and Jared Samuel)
10 Mystery Train (Matt Vasquez)
11 Who Do You Love (Matt Vasquez)
12 The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down ()
13 Stage Fright ()
14 It Makes No Difference (Cass McCombs)
15 a Night ()
16 Down South in (Andy Cabic)
17 This Wheel’s On Fire (Andy Cabic)
18 [Nels rap]
19 Further On Up the Road ()
20 All Our Past Times ()
21 Helpless ()
22 Four Strong Winds ()
23 Coyote (Jocie Adams)
24 Furry Sings the Blues (Jocie Adams)
25 Dry Your Eyes (John Roderick)
26 Mannish Boy (Binky Griptite)
27 Caledonia (Binky Griptite)
28 Tura Lura Lural (Eric D. Johnson and )
29 Caravan (Eric D. Johnson)
30 The Genetic Method (Ensemble)
31 Chest Fever (Kenny Siegel)
32 Evangeline (Parkington Sisters)
33 Acadian (Parkington Sisters)
34 The Weight (Ensemble)
35 Baby Let Me Follow You Down (Eric Earley)
36 Hazel (Eric Earley)
37 I Don’t Believe You (Eric Earley)
38 Forever Young (Eric Earley)
39 Baby Let Me Follow You Down Reprise (Eric Earley)
40 I Shall Be Released (Ensemble)
41 [encore break]
42 Don’t Do It (Alecia Chakour and )

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