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TAPE COLECTION

Who Wants my Tape Collection? Over 100 tapes and DAT tapes. Some of the most amazing and memorable concerts in history. Please contact me if your interested. Thanks

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Tapes

I'd be happy to take any unwanted tapes off of any of your hands. Just reply to this if you want to get rid of any and contact me at my email address v.levinedafuron@gmail.com

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Must have shows

My favorite eras are Jan-April '69, Spring and Fall '72 (but you should definitely pick up 8/27/72), Oct-Dec '73, anything from '77 (most people probably prefer the Spring but I like the Fall too) and Jan-Feb '78 (I might be alone thinking this tour of California, the one off in Oregon, and 6 shows in the Midwest is great). After that, the consistency goes down, though I still like fall '79, Fall '83, Fall '89 and Spring '90. Good luck!

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I completely understand about the objectivity of 'best shows'

but thank you for your input...i do have the complete '72 recordings and love them, i have heard cornell '77 is a must have from numerous sources. I just want to start compiling some nice shows. thanks again for your feedback!

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It really depends on what years you like...

You couldn't go wrong with 8/6/71 and Cornell 77. You could throw a dart at a bunch of good quality dates from 73. At least three from the Europe 72 tour. One thing I would caution though. Go for 5 star quality complete or almost complete shows. You will be more satisfied in the end. In my older age I know I hate fragments or poor-sounding quality.

Just one head's opinion. If nine more answer I'm sure you'll get nine more opinions...

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Must have shows....

if you were to start collecting shows, which 10-20 shows would you suggest you start with?

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Typo on my part. Thanks for

Typo on my part. Thanks for the link!!

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tjheld66

I think you're looking for 7/29/94, not 95. No Buckeye Lake in '95 at all, and a version of Traffic did open on 7/29/94. So if that's the show you're thinking of, here it is!

Here she comes through Archive goin' clickety-click.
She said stream or download, you can take your pick.
He wants Buckeye (yes he does)
He wants Buckeye (yes he does)
Buckeye Buckeye Buckeye Buckeye Buckeye

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Looking for a show

I'm looking for somebody that may have a tape of Buckeye Lake July of '95. It's the show Traffic opened for them. This show means a lot to me and I would love to have it.

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