Wednesday 1 August 2018

#114 PJ HARVEY - State Theatre, Sydney, 2012 (Flac)

State Theatre, Sydney
19 January 2012

Triplej FM rebroadcast - 20 May 2012


Following extensive touring throughout the UK, Europe and the USA in 2011, to promote the release of the 'Let England Shake' album, that earned Harvey her second Mercury Prize and was crowned Album of the Year by well over a dozen mainstream publications. PJ Harvey travelled to the Southern Hemisphere for 5 dates in Australia and a final show in Tasmania. It would be 2016 before she again undertook such a large touring schedule. This show is from the penultimate date of that tour and includes the 12 tracks broadcast on Australia's TripleJ FM radio station, selected from the 21-song set list.

01. Live at the Wireless intro
02. Let England Shake
03. The Words That Maketh Murder
04. The Guns Called Me Back
05. Written On The Forehead
06. In The Dark Places
07. The Glorious Land
08. The Pocket Knife
09. Bitter Branches
10. On Battleship Hill
11. Come On Billy
12. Band intro
13. Angeline
14. Down By The Water

Lineage: Technics ST-610 receiver > Pioneer A-604R amplifier > Edirol R-09 (16bit 44.1khz) > USB > Macbook Pro > Sound Studio (tracking, fades, cosmetic edits) > xACT (fix SBEs + FLAC, md5, ffp)

Announcers' inane babble and station IDs removed. No music was harmed in the process. No attempt was made to reduce FM hiss which is only audible in the quiet bits.

from triplej website:
recorded: 19 January 2012
first broadcast: 14 May 2012

This January saw the illustrious PJ Harvey return to our shores to showcase her Mercury Award winning 2011 record, Let England Shake at a handful of intimate, sold-out shows. Here's your chance to experience the English songstress on-stage with longtime collaborators Mick Harvey, John Parish and Jean-Marc Butty, captured by the triple j Live Music team at Sydney's State Theatre.
FM from gjfatty



complete setlist
State Theatre, Sydney
Thursday 19 January 2012

1 let england shake
2 the words that maketh murder
3 all and everyone*
4 the guns called me back again
5 written on the forehead
6 in the dark places
7 the devil*
8 dear darkness*
9 the glorious land
10 the last living rose*
11 england*
12 pocket knife
13 bitter branches
14 on battleship hill
15 down by the water
16 c'mon billy
17 hanging in the wire*
18 the colour of the earth*
19 the piano*
20 Angeline
21 silence*


  1. Any chance of reup on this? Thanks so much

  2. I'll get back to this after the next two posts. Mega is just becoming as bad as the other hosts. No idea why they have deleted this.
    In the meantime if you have the patience, try this link from slowgator: