92-03-22 'The Music Faucet', 91.1 WFMU
East Orange, New Jersey, America
Verified
Setlist:
01. Parody (Jeff raps)
02. Instrumental (Comicosmics - Gary Lucas Guitar Improv)
03. Dink's Song
04. How Long Will It Take?
05. No One Must Find You Here
06. Parody (Smells Like Teen Spirit)
07. So Cruel
08. Parody (Tequila)
09. Malign Fiesta (No Soul)
10. Mojo Pin
11. Grace
12. Parody (Led Zeppelin)
13. Distortion
14. Satisfied Mind (solo)
15. Hymn L'Amour (with Gary Lucas)
Notes:
with Gods & Monsters, Live from The Knitting Factory. This show was broadcast on WFMU radio and hosted by Nick Hill from inside the venue - you can see him during the video with his headphones and broadcast mic. It was also videotaped from a tripod inside the Knitting Factory.

Gary Lucas and Jeff play the first two songs as a duo, and then there is a break for a performance by another artist. When they take the stage again, it is as a full band. Until the encores, that is. Jeff stays on alone to sing 'Satisfied Mind' in a very public break from his collaboration with Gary Lucas. Video contains all the additional unbroadcast content.

"About a year after the Tim Buckley tribute, on March 13, 1992, Gods & Monsters had a big showcase concert at St. Ann's during which the sound was bad and each fine musician onstage seemed to be listening only to himself. After that performance Jeff told Lucas he was quitting; he would play the rest of the gigs they had booked that week and that was it.

Jeff Buckley's final show with Gods & Monsters, to a small audience at the Knitting Factory the following weekend, was filled with tension and barely contained recriminations. One song into the set Buckley told the soundman, "Let's hear Jeff's guitar," and proceeded to hijack Lucas' band for the remainder of the night. As Jeff led the group, Lucas filled in piercing guitar leads and counterpoint. Jeff let loose howling, primal vocals that were, ironically, like the young Robert Plant while Lucas--relieved of leading the group-- played with disciplined abandon, raising the stakes at every hand. It was an amazing set, everything that the St. Ann's showcase had failed to be. It took the grim relief of failure and the anger of a breakup to show what the musical prototype for Lucas to Buckley should have been--not Page to Plant, but James Honeyman-Scott to Chrissie Hynde.

One scene-maker leaned over duing the set and said, "If all the A&R people who'd been at St. Ann's were here tonight, these guys would be going home with a record deal." When the last Gods & Monsters song ended, Maimone, Fier and Lucas walked offstage but Buckley hesitated. He then surprised everyone--including himself--by staying onstage and continuing to sing alone. It was a bravura, egotistical move, a violation of all band etiquette, and exactly the right thing to do to establish that he had the guts and the ambition to build his own vision, and that he was not going to be tied to anyone else on his way.

When he finished singing, Jeff walked off the stage and across the room to his girlfriend Rebecca. They locked into an embrace in the middle of the club, his head buried in her shoulder, not speaking and oblivious to the people who came up to tell him what a great finale it had been.

"It was after that night," Jeff says of quitting Gods & Monsters, "that I knew I needed to invoke the real essence of my voice. I didn't know what it tasted like at all. I knew I had to get down to work and that anything else would be a distraction. In that band there were conflicts. It was really crazy, a desperate situation. I just didn't need things to be desperate. I needed them to be natural." " -- (from the article 'The Arrival of Jeff Buckley: A Talented Young Musician Learns to Navigate the Record Business While Protecting His Music', Bill Flanagan, Musician, February 1994, p97-101)

Source 1a - CAM

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Grade: C
Lineage:
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Notes:
misdated and incomplete source. includes most of the tracks Jeff was performing, except for the last:
Intro
Instrumental
Dinks Song
How Long Will It Take
Satisfied Mind

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Grade: B
Lineage:
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Notes:
60 minutes. mpeg audio... great quality, complete set, but missing encores.

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Lineage:
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Notes:
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Grade: B
Lineage:
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Notes:
Very Dark, only 2 tracks - 'Dinks Song' and 'How Long Will It Take'. 20 minutes, including extended footage prior to the first set (including radio DJ intro's). comes with complete 1991-11-01.

MD5:
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