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Boiled In Lead – Alloy Complete

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Product Description

A limited-edition 3-CD set.

The ALLOY project compiles rare live and archive material from BiL’s first 15 years. 3 CDs together in a black leatherette slipcase with pierced metal cover. A limited, numbered edition of 1000.

  1. The first disc Alloy is available separately.
  2. Tracks 1-17 “Alloy 2.1” cover the period 1983-1994, with Todd Menton on vocals and David Stenshoel on fiddle.
  3. Tracks 18-29 “Alloy 2.2” cover the period 1994-1997, with Adam Stemple on vocals and Josef Kessler on fiddle.

BiL hope you like hearing the many variant versions of these tunes as they’ve played them over the years.

Listen

Hijaz Manga

Track Details

ALLOY2.1 ARCHIVE

  1. Fisher’s Hornpipe
    Alternate mix from the BOiLeD iN lEaD sessions |
    Produced by BiL |
    Basic tracks recorded December 1983
    Jane Dauphin guitar Mitch Griffin drums Drew Miller bass David Stenshoel fiddle with the 2i horns: Dan Kaniess trumpet Dick Madden sax Jay McHale sax
  2. Rakes of Mallow
    Previously unreleased from the BOiLeD iN lEaD sessions |
    Produced by BiL
    Jane Dauphin guitar Brian Fox fiddle Mitch Griffin drums Drew Miller bass David Stenshoel sax
  3. Wild Rover
    Recorded May 1986 at Trackside Audio |
    Mixed 1998 at P.O.D. with Leo Whitebird
    Jane Dauphin guitar, vocal Mitch Griffin drums Todd Menton guitar, whistle Drew Miller bass
    David Stenshoel fiddle
  4. My Son John
    Previously released on cassette A&E, The Crack 005c |
    Recorded November 10 1986 at Rarig Center, Univ. of MN |
    Mixed 1998 at P.O.D. with Leo Whitebird
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Todd Menton guitar, vocal Drew Miller bass David Stenshoel mandocaster
  5. Spanish Lady
    Alternate mix From The Ladle to the Grave sessions |
    Basic tracks recorded Winter Solstice 1987 |
    Produced by BiL and Willie Murphy
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Todd Menton guitar, vocal Drew Miller bass David Stenshoel fiddle, mandocaster with Celso Maldonado congas Marcus Wise tablas Willie Murphy programming
  6. Rights of Man / La Rotta
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Todd Menton guitar Drew Miller bass
  7. Tape Decks All Over Hell
    (Todd Menton) Klarn Music ASCAP
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Todd Menton guitar, vocal Drew Miller bass
  8. Sheath & Knife
    (Todd Menton) Klarn Music ASCAP
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Todd Menton guitars, vocal Drew Miller bass, dulcimer
  9. Hungarian Medley
    Orb demo recorded November 26 1989 at The Underground |
    Tracks 6-9 Produced by Ed Ackerson, engineered by Tommy Roberts |
    Mixed 1998 at P.O.D. with Leo Whitebird
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Todd Menton guitar Drew Miller bass David Stenshoel fiddle
  10. Zabekiko
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Todd Menton guitar, mandolin, kazoo Drew Miller bass Michel Ravaz bouzouki
  11. Puerto Rican Tune
    Tracks 10 & 11 Cassette recording from The Powerhaus, London, Nov. 15 1990
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Todd Menton guitar, whistle Drew Miller bass Michel Ravaz mandolin, fiddle
  12. Newry Highwayman
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders doumbek Todd Menton guitar, vocal Drew Miller bass
    Michel Ravaz bouzouki
  13. Welsh Tunes
    (Alawon Fy Hawlad [Tunes of My Country] / Glanbargoed / Maen Nyw Dwedyd [It Goes Like This] + Julia Delaney’s)
    Tracks 12 & 13 Live broadcast from Studio M, March 15 1991 | Recorded by John Scherf
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders doumbek Todd Menton mandolin Drew Miller recorder, bass Michel Ravaz fiddle, mandolin
  14. State Trooper
    (Bruce Springsteen) Bruce Springsteen ASCAP
  15. Pig Dog Daddy
    (Todd Menton) Klarn Music ASCAP
    Tracks 14 &15 Cassette recording from Winnipeg Folk Festival, July 6 1991
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Todd Menton guitar, vocal, story Drew Miller bass Michel Ravaz fiddle, mini-guitar with Eugene Chadbourne guitar
  16. The Gatling Gun
    (Todd Menton) Klarn Music ASCAP
    Recorded October 7 1992
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders tapan Todd Menton guitar, vocal Drew Miller bass David Stenshoel fiddle
  17. Gypsy Rover
    Recorded live at First Avenue March 17 1992 |
    Previously released on cassette Boiled Alive ’92
    The Crack 008c
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Todd Menton guitar, vocal Drew Miller bass Michel Ravaz fiddle
    David Stenshoel mandocaster

ALLOY2.2 LIVE

  1. Dandelion River Run
    (Richard Fariña, arr. BiL) Witmark Publ. ASCAP
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Josef Kessler fiddle Drew Miller dulcimer Adam Stemple guitar
  2. Hijaz Manga
    Tracks 1 &2 recorded at First Avenue, Minneapolis, March 17, 1996
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Josef Kessler fiddle Drew Miller bass Adam Stemple guitar
  3. Bad Hair
    (Josef Kessler / Adam Stemple / Steven Brust)
    Beer & Pizza BMI
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Josef Kessler vocals, fiddle Drew Miller bass Adam Stemple guitar
  4. She
    (Adam Stemple) Beer & Pizza BMI
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Josef Kessler fiddle Drew Miller bass Adam Stemple guitar, vocals
  5. Ugros (Springtime)
    (Trad., arr. BiL) Beer & Pizza BMI
    Tracks 3-5 recorded at First Avenue, March 17, 1995
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders doumbek, drum kit Josef Kessler fiddle Drew Miller bass Adam Stemple mandolin, guitar
  6. Ol’ Blue
    (Trad. / Adam Stemple) Beer & Pizza BMI
    Freight & Salvage, Berkeley California May 4 1994
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders Tuvan jaw harp Josef Kessler fiddle Drew Miller bass Adam Stemple guitar, vocal
  7. Drowning
    (Drew Miller) Bold Ned Music ASCAP
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders doumbek Drew Miller dulcimer Adam Stemple guitar David Stenshoel fiddle
  8. House Carpenter
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders doumbek Drew Miller dulcimer Adam Stemple guitar, vocal David Stenshoel fiddle
  9. Sobabamba (We will Get Them)
    (Udokotela Shange Namajaha, arr. BiL) Copyright Control
    Tracks 7 & 8 recorded at Cedar Cultural Center, Minneapolis, December 5 1997
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders doumbek Drew Miller bass Adam Stemple guitar, piano David Stenshoel fiddle
  10. Pinch Your Sister
    (The Two Sisters / The Monaghan Twig / The Pinch of Snuff)
    Recorded at First Avenue, March 17, 1996
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Josef Kessler fiddle Drew Miller bass Adam Stemple guitar
  11. Kennedy Jig
    (Trad.?, arr. BiL) Copyright Control
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Josef Kessler fiddle Drew Miller bass Adam Stemple guitar, vocal
  12. Jamie Across the Water
    (Trad. / Brian Fox, arr. BiL) Bold Ned Music ASCAP
    Tracks 11 & 12 recorded at First Avenue, March 17, 1995
    Robin ‘Adnan’ Anders drum kit Josef Kessler fiddle Drew Miller bass Adam Stemple guitar

All songs traditional, processed and arranged by Boiled in Lead, published by Bold Ned Music ASCAP, except where noted or we don’t know. These recordings are not for broadcast or review (it’s a secret).

Thanks (again) to Bill Kubeczko for scouring his BiL audiovisual archives.