The Arcade Fire
Alexandra Palace, London, UK
Saturday 17th November, 2007

Support Bands: Wild Light, Clinic (also recorded)


Lineage:

GreenMachine GM-Pro Mics
-> GM Battery Box
-> iRiver H120 (Rockbox v061206)
-> SoundForge (v8.0d) (trim WAV, fade in/out)
-> CDWave (v1.95.1) (tracking)
-> TLH (v1.0.0.72)
-> FLAC (level 8)
-> Foobar2000 (v0.9.4.2) (tagging)

Source: Audience recording from right-hand side of the stage, 5 metres from the barrier
Taper: PABBY
Duration: 1h 27m 10s
Size: 425 MB


Track list:

01. Black Mirror
02. Keep The Car Running
03. Neighborhood #2 (Laika)
04. Still Ill (Smiths cover)
05. No Cars Go
06. Haiti
07. Black Wave/Bad Vibrations
08. Neon Bible
09. Age Of Consent (New Order cover)
10. Ocean Of Noise
11. Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
12. The Well & The Lighthouse
13. (Antichrist Television Blues)
14. video interlude
15. Neighborhood #3 (Power Out)
16. Rebellion (Lies)
17. encore break
18. Iím So Bored With The USA (Clash cover)
19. Intervention
20. Wake Up


Notes:

SoundForge was used for trimming the start/end of the WAV and adding fade-in/out. No equalisation was performed as I believe in letting people with better skills than me make any necessary adjustments. I also removed a few clips caused by over-enthusiastic clapping by simply copying from the other channel. None of these lasted for more than 200 or 300 milliseconds.

As usual, this was a pretty good performance from the band in the cold, hangar-like surroundings of Alexandra Palace. The recording turned out pretty well, though the crowd turned quite noisy once the faster tracks started in the second half of the performance.

Enjoy!


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