“Bone to Bone” and how it got finished on the road

It’s not too often that the band premieres an unreleased song during a tour, and even less usual for them to perform an unfinished song. This is taken from a radio broadcast on KMET in Los Angeles as the band sits in with DJ Jim Ladd before the upcoming California World Music Festival show. Tyler … More “Bone to Bone” and how it got finished on the road

“Chiquita” the demo that Steven and Joe leaked to the radio in 1979!

Sources of leaks are often diverse, but there’s nothing like having the band members taking studio demos directly to a radio station before their release. This has happened quiet a few times over the decades, but this is the first recorded evidence that we’ve found so far. This recording is taken from a radio broadcast … More “Chiquita” the demo that Steven and Joe leaked to the radio in 1979!

“Three Mile Smile” from pre-production rehearsals in ’79, to “Connecticut”, Crespo’s solo, and Perry reclaiming it live in ’84

A studio tape leaked in recent years with one of the band’s pre-production rehearsal during a break from the road in early 1979. The tape contains several short clips of the band developing and trying to learn the riff sequense for what would become “Three Mile Smile”. It sounds like a later version of the … More “Three Mile Smile” from pre-production rehearsals in ’79, to “Connecticut”, Crespo’s solo, and Perry reclaiming it live in ’84