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The Police Bootlegs

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Notes:
Soundtrack for "Everyone Stares" DVD
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Stewart Copeland vs The Police - Derangements

Track List
1.Can't Stand Losing You/Regatta De Blanc 4:28
2.Don't Stand So Close To Me 3:48
3.Tea In The Sahara 3:34
4.Walking In Your Footsteps 3:57
5.One World (Not Three) 3:57
6.Demolition Man 3:45
7.Roxanne 3:11

 


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Notes: SAME AS "At The Beeb" plus "Evolution" tracks
• Tracks 1-4: BBC Studio 1978
• Tracks 5-7: Capitol Radio 1979
• Tracks 8-13: BBC Paris Theatre, London; June 13, 1979
"The politest audience we've had all week. We not only play to delinquents. This is called So Lonely". This show was probably first broadcasted on June 23, 1979.
• Tracks 14-16: Festival Hall, Melbourne, Australia; February 22, 1981 ~ Support act: The Models.
• Track 17: The Fat Cats Club, Miami, FL; May 4, 1979
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Lost BBC Tapes

Track List
1 Next To You
2 Roxanne
3 Truth Hits Everybody
4 So Lonely
5 Interview
6 Message in a Bottle
7 Bed's Too Bight Without You
8 Losing You
9 So Lonely
10 Fall Out
11 Bed's Too Big Without You
12 Message in a Bottle
13 Roxanne
14 Walking on the Moon
15 Deathwish
16 Bring on the Night
17 No Time This Time


Additional Information

At The Beeb

Notes:
Tracks 1-4: John Peel Sessions, Nov 1978
Tracks 5-7: John Peel Session, July 30, 1979; Recorded July 23rd at Maida Vale 4, UK
Tracks 8-13: BBC Session, June 23th 1979; Paris Regency Theater London

The John Peel Session for November 1978 also included a remix of “Truth Hits Everybody.” The John Peel Session for July 30, 1979 also included the track “Driven To Tears.” The BBC Session for June 23, 1979 also included the tracks “Next To You” and “Regatta De Blanc.”

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At The Beeb

Track List
1 Next To You
2 Roxanne
3 Truth Hits Everybody
4 So Lonely
5 Interview
6 Message In A Bottle
7 Bed's Too Big Without You
8 Can't Stand Losing You
9 So Lonely
10 Fall Out
11 Bed's Too Big Without You
12 Message In A Bottle
13 Roxanne


Additional Information

Hatfield Live

Notes:
Live show captured at Hatfield Polytechnics; February 21, 1979
-This CD was created from an original reel-to-reel copy of the show. The sound quality is superb!
-This is the first live performance of Message In A Bottle!

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Total Playing Time:

Hatfield Live

Track List
1 BBC Intro
2 Can't Stand Losing You

3 So Lonely
4 Fall Out
5 Hole In My Life
6 Truth Hits Everybody
Message In A Bottle
8 Peanuts
9 Roxanne
10 Next To You
11 Can't Stand Losing You


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Truth Hits Everybody

Notes:
Live show captured at the Hotel Diplomat New York September 27, 1979

Total Playing Time: 68.30

Truth Hits Everybody

Track List
1 Intro
2 So Lonely

3 Truth Hits Everybody
4 Walking On The Moon
5 Hole In My Life
6 Fall Out
7 Bring On The Night
8 Message In A Bottle
9 Bed's Too Big Without You
10 Peanuts
11 Roxanne

12 Can't Stand Losing You
13 Deathwish
14 Born In The 50s
15 Sally-Be My Girl


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Bring On The Night

Notes
Recorded live at the Arenas de Beziers in Beziers France - August 22, 1980

Total Playing Time:

Bring On The Night

Track List
1 Don't Stand So Close To Me
2 Walking On the Moon
3 Deathwish
4 Fall Out
5 Bring On The Night
6 De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da
7 Truth Hits Everybody
8 The Bed's Too Big Without You
9 Driven To Tears
10 When The World Is Running Down...
11 Message In A Bottle
12 Roxanne
13 Can't Stand Losing You
14 Next To You
15 So Lonely


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Notes:
Massey Hall, Toronto, Ontario; November 24, 1980

Toronto 1980

Track List
1. Intro - Voices Inside My Head 1:42
2. Don't Stand So Close To Me 3:36
3. Walking On The Moon 4:51
4. Deathwish 3:37
5. Fallout 2:32
6. Man In A Suitcase 2:25
7. Bring On The Night 5:30
8. De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da 4:40
9. Truth Hits Everybody 2:23
10.Shadows In The Rain 5:36
11.When The World Is Running Down 3:49
12.Bed's Too Big Without You 6:48
13.Driven To Tears 3:44
14.Message In A Bottle 4:21
15.Roxanne 6:52
16.Can't Stand Losing You/Be My Girl 8:21
17.Next To You 3:27
18.So Lonely 5:39


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Recorded live at Rockpalast Nacht, Essen, Grugahalle, Germany; October 18, 1980

The Police performed at the seventh edition of the annual “Rockpalast Nacht” concert, which was held on October 18-19, 1980. It was broadcast live on TV and radio across various countries in Europe.

Festival line-up: Graham Parker, The Police, Jack Bruce.

During this event Sting met David Sancious for the first time, who was the keyboardist in Jack Bruce's band.
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Total Playing Time
Disc One: 41.26 • Disc Two: 39.44

Rockpalast 1980

Track List
Disc One
1 Voices Inside My Head intro
2 Don't Stand So Close To Me
3 Walking On the Moon
4 Deathwish
5 Fall Out
6 Man In A Suitcase
7 Bring On The Night
8 De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da
9 Truth Hits Everybody
10 Shadows In The Rain
11 When The World Is Running Down...

Disc Two
1 The Bed's Too Big Without You
2 Driven To Tears
3 Message In A Bottle
4 Roxanne
Encore
5 Can't Stand Losing You
6 Next To You
7 So Lonely


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Notes: SAME AS "Slits On My Back" but better quality
The Budokan, Tokyo, Japan; February 2, 1981

The Budokan 1981

Track List
1


Additional Information

Slits On My Back

Notes: SAME AS "The Budokan 1981"
Recorded live in Tokyo 1981
For hardcore collectors only: the quality of this recording BLOWS!

Total Playing Time: 70.47

Slits On My Back

Track List
1 Don't Stand So Close To Me
2 Walking On the Moon
3 Deathwish
4 Fall Out
5 Man In A Suitcase
6 Bring On The Night
7 De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da
8 Truth Hits Everybody
9 Shadows In The Rain
10 When The World Is Running Down
11 The Bed's Too Big Without You
12 Driven To Tears
13 Message In A Bottle
14 Roxanne
15 Can't Stand Losing You
16 Be My Girl


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Notes:
Festival Hall, Melbourne, Australia; February 22, 1981 ~ Support act: The Models.
Before Walking On The Moon: "Why are you sitting down? Are you tired? Is this a church or bingo hall? WELL TELL ME, IT'S NOT, SO STAND UP!"
Before So Lonely Sting loudly mused: "So this is Melbourne? [YES!] It is Melbourne? [YES!] I thought it was Sydney for a while. [NO!] Brisbane? [NO!] Perth? [NO!] Auckland? [NO!] This is easy... MELBOURNE" [YES!]".
• Disc Two, Track 7: from The Fat Cats Club, Miami, FL; May 4, 1979
• Disc Two, Track 8: from 1983-84 World Tour
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Evolution: Melbourne 1981

Track List
Disc One
1 Voices/Don’t Stand So Close To Me
2 Walking On The Moon
3 Deathwish
4 Fallout
5 Man In A Suitcase
6 Bring On The Night
7 De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da
8 Truth Hits Everybody
9 Shadows In The Rain
10 When The World Is Running Down

Disc Two
1 The Bed’s Too Big Without You
2 Driven To Tears
3 Message In A Bottle
4 Roxanne
5 Can’t Stand Losing You/Reggatta De Blanc/Be My Girl
6 So Lonely
7 No Time This Time*
8 One World**


Additional Information

Total Playing Time:
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Ghost Demos

Track List
1 De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da '86
2 Truth Hits Everybody [remix]
3 Spirits in the Material World
4 Invisible Sun
5 Hungry for You
6 Too Much Information
7 One World (Not Three)
8 Secret Journey
9 Dead End Job
10 Don't Look At Me
11 It's Never Too Late


Additional Information

Notes
~ Recorded International Stadium
~ Gateshead/Newcastle, England
~ July 31, 1982
~ Festival Lineup: Lords of the New Church, Gang of Four, The Beat, U2, The Police
~ Attendance: 12,500

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Total Playing Time:

Gateshead 1982

Disc One
1 Voices Inside My Head
2 Message In A Bottle
3 Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic
4 Walking On The Moon
5 Spirits In The Material World
6 Hungry For You
7 When The World Is Running Down
8 The Bed's Too Big Without You
9 De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da
10 Demolition Man
11 Shadows In The Rain

Disc Two
1 Driven To Tears
2 Bring On The Night
3 One World (Not Three)
4 Invisible Sun - with Bono
5 Roxanne
Encore
6 Don't Stand So Close To Me
7 Can't Stand Losing You/Regatta de Blanc/Be My Girl
8 So Lonely


Additional Information

Tea In The Sahara

Notes
Recorded at the Omni Arena Georgia

Total Playing Time: 74.10

Tea In The Sahara

Track List
1 Synchronicity I
2 Walking In Your Footsteps
3 Message In A Bottle
4 Walking On The Moon
5 Wrapped Around Your Finger
6 Hole In My Life
7 King Of Pain
8 One World (Not Three)
9 Tea In the Sahara
10 O My God
11 De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da
12 Every Breath You Take
13 Can't Stand Losing You
14 Spirits In The Material World
15 So Lonely


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Reunion Concert 1986

Notes
Recorded at the Amnesty International Benefit concert at Giants Stadium, Meadowlands, NJ on June 15, 1986

The Amnesty All-Stars: U2, Sting, Peter Gabriel, Lou Reed, Little Steven, Nona Hendryx

Total Playing Time: 40.09

Reunion Concert 1986

Track List
1 Message In A Bottle
2 King Of Pain
3 Driven To Tears
4 Every Breath You Take
5 Roxanne
6 Invisible Sun with Bono
7 I Shall Be Released by The Amnesty All-Stars


Last Updated August 17, 2007