Live at the Fillmore (Derek and the Dominos album)

Live at the Fillmore is a live double album by Derek and the Dominos, recorded in two performances in October 1970 at the Fillmore East and released on 22 February 1994. It includes live material previously released on the In Concert album, live material previously released on Eric Clapton's Crossroads box set, and several previously unreleased numbers.

Live at the Fillmore
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Live album by
ReleasedFebruary 22, 1994
Recorded23 & 24 October 1970 at the Fillmore East, Manhattan, New York City
GenreBlues rock, jam rock
Length122:21
LabelPolydor
ProducerBill Levenson
Derek and the Dominos chronology
The Layla Sessions: 20th Anniversary Edition
(1990)
Live at the Fillmore
(1994)
Eric Clapton chronology
Unplugged
(1992)
Live at the Fillmore
(1994)
From the Cradle
(1994)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars [1]

The set-list contains eight Derek and the Dominos songs (six from the album Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs, plus "Roll It Over" and "Got to Get Better in a Little While"), three tunes from Clapton's first solo album (on which the other three band members had played), and one song from two bands to which Clapton had previously belonged ("Presence of The Lord" from Blind Faith; and a different arrangement of Robert Johnson's song, "Crossroads" that Clapton had previously covered with Cream).

Track listingEdit

Disc 1Edit

  1. "Got to Get Better in a Little While" (Eric Clapton) – 13:52 *
  2. "Why Does Love Got to Be So Sad?" (Clapton, Bobby Whitlock) – 14:49 +
  3. "Key to the Highway" (Big Bill Broonzy, Charles Segar) – 6:25 **
  4. "Blues Power" (Clapton, Leon Russell) – 10:31 *
  5. "Have You Ever Loved a Woman" (Billy Myles) – 8:16 *
  6. "Bottle of Red Wine" (Clapton, Bonnie Bramlett) – 5:34 *

Disc 2Edit

  1. "Tell the Truth" (Clapton, Whitlock) – 11:28 +
  2. "Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out" (Jimmy Cox) – 5:33 +
  3. "Roll It Over" (Clapton, Whitlock) – 6:40 *
  4. "Presence of the Lord" (Clapton) – 6:16 *
  5. "Little Wing" (Jimi Hendrix) – 7:00 +
  6. "Let It Rain" (Clapton, Bramlett) – 19:46 +
  7. "Crossroads" (Robert Johnson, arranged by Clapton) – 8:29 **


October 23, 1970 (second show): 1-1, 1-2, 1-6, 2-1, 2-5, 2-6, 2-7
October 24, 1970 (second show): 1-3, 1-4, 1-5, 2-2, 2-3, 2-4
(*) Appeared on Derek and the Dominos 1973 album In Concert
(**) Appeared on Eric Clapton's 1988 boxset Crossroads
(+) Previously unreleased

PersonnelEdit

According to liner notes:

ProductionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ruhlmann, William. Album review at AllMusic. Retrieved 6 July 2011.