Heart / Bebe Le Strange In Bloomington / 2CD / Zodiac
Live at Metropolitan Sports Center, Bloomington, Minnesota, USA 26th July 1980 STEREO SBD
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Heart’s excellent soundboard was released another Lives from the BEBE LE STRANGE tour of the band’s turning point. Limited 2CD-press.
The first part, BEBE LE STRANGE IN BLOOMINGTON is live at Metropolitan Sports Center, Bloomington, Minnesota, USA 26th July 1980 soundboard recording very like official CD.
Heart build their career since 1975 fist album and she came to Japan in 1979 with their favorable reception. First peak is then. After DOG AND BUTTERFLY tour Roger Fisher who is core member of the band since ARMY era is secession out of the band. The secession make the band to reborn featuring Wilson sisters.
Heart releases BEBE LE STRANGE without Roger Fisher in 1980. They get USA chart 5 as their best postion ever, This album has new wave taste that the band style was changed.
This release is soundboard recording by Wolfgang Vault from the tour in 1980 Metropolitan Sports Center, Bloomington, Minnesota, USA 26th July. it is also same perfect sound as press CD ROCK THE HOUSE LIVE! Erie 1990 and ROCK THE HOUSE LIVE! Worcester 1990. Heart release some live version for GREATEST HITS / LIVE in 1980. So they may record several live for it or live album.
From lively Bebe Le Strange to hard tune Crazy On You mean this is 70’s good day Heart that mania surely say.Ann’s powerful vocal and each Nancy and Howard Leese guitar are separated on right side and left side. Rhythm section of Michael Derosier and Steve Fossen play very heavy with clear sound.
This time live has 8 new songs setlist in that is really intersting. Even It Up, Raised On You and Strange Night, their 3 songs are so fantastic. Raised On You is famous that Nancy played all instruments except drum in the album. Down On Me that they play in the middle of the concert, Silver Wheels and Break which are same flow as the album are important songs for audience feeling up. Moreover Just The Wine and Mistral Wind are typical selection in this time, you may like them.
The live climax is that Magic Man and Barracuda were played that are Heart’s representative songs. Led Zeppelin’s Rock And Roll, The Bealtes’s I’m Down and Long Tall Sally are very hard rock version. Finale is rara Unchained Melody who Ann sing moistly. You are impressed Heart’s high level sound ability. The total 104 min. all songs are best performances.
Michael Derosier and Steve Fossen are also secession out of the band after the next album PRIVATE AUDITION. They are going to unquiet times when slump period for several years and big hit HEART 1985.
This titles and BEBE LE STRANGE IN CINCINNATI are definitive release for Heart’s time of the change. Limited 2CD-press. Important release for 80’s American Rock.