One of the first German bootlegs was
the "Hardin & York" live recording at a youthclub in Hamburg-Altona
in 1970. A real collector´s item and till 1994 really hard to find ...
then Eddie Hardin & Pete York decided, to publish this bootleg as an
It´s really amazing to listen to the live sound of "the smallest big
band", which was then and now more than exciting. A mixture between a
jazzy version of The Beatles tunes "Lady Madonna" and "Norwegian Wood"
(later called "Northern Medley") sentimental ballads and of course their
famous Rock N Roll Medley.
Personnel: Eddie Hardin (keyboards, vocals) Pete York (drums)
Tracklist: 01. Lady Madonna/Norwegian Wood (Lennon/McCartney) 24.17 02. Drinking My Wine (Hardin) 3.50 03. I´ll Drown In My Own Tears (Charles) 4.28 04. The Long Road (Hardin) 3.15 05. Driftin´ Blue (Hardin) 6.36 06. Jailhouse Rock/Mean Woman Blues (Leiber/Stoller/Demetrius) 5.04