Bjorkestra – September 22, 2007 Blender Theatre – Lossless Download

September 29, 2007
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Bjorkestra at Bowery Ballroom
January 20, 2006

Travis Sullivan’s Bjorkestra headlined the Blender Theatre last Saturday with a ninety minute set of jazz excellence. In anticipation of the release of their first CD (to be entitled Enjoy and due for release in January), Bjorkestra went on a brief tour in the Northeast. The Blender show featured the addition of a track from Bjork’s Volta album in the setlist.

The sound quality in the venue was outstanding, and my equipment and positioning were ideal. This recording accurately reflects the excellent venue sound, but perhaps the horn section was mixed too low. Thanks again to Travis for permission to record.

This is the third time I have recorded Bjorkestra. Excellent recordings of the February (here) and the June (here) performances are still available for download in the archives of nyctaper.

Direct download of the complete show in FLAC is [HERE].

Travis Sullivan’s Bjorkestra
2007-09-22
Blender Theatre at Gramercy
New York, NY USA

Digital Master Recording
Recorded from 1st Row of Seating Area
Directly Behind Soundboard

Neumann KM-150’s (AK-50 Hypercardiod Capsules) > Apogee Minime > digital coaxial > M-Audio Microtrack > flac

Many thanks to Travis for permission to record.

Setlist:
[Total Time 1:38:09]
01 Overture
02 Hyperballad
03 Alarm Call
04 Enjoy
05 Jòga
06 Army of Me
07 Pneumonia
08 Pluto
09 Show Me Forgiveness
10 Hunter
11 Who Is It
12 Cocoon
13 Human Behavior

Please support this unique and compelling interpretation of the music of Bjork and visit the Bjorkestra website.

2 Responses to Bjorkestra – September 22, 2007 Blender Theatre – Lossless Download

  1. KidKashmir
    September 30, 2007 at 11:27 am

    Many thanks for another excellent looking show (if the earlier 2 are anything to go by this will be another goodie) – I’m grabbing this at the moment :-)

    Hopefully when the album is released in January it will be available in the UK – otherwise I may have to see if one of the guys at work can get it when they visit the States on business :-)

    I’ve bookmarked the Bjorkestra website and noticed you get a mention as well :-)

  2. November 5, 2007 at 12:08 pm

    Hi Dan! I didn’t even know this show was recorded! I haven’t listened to it yet…but this is awesome!

    thanks,
    travis

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