Live @ the Clubhouse (2002) Print
Discography
Wednesday, 18 June 2008 12:41

Live @ the ClubhouseTom Tom Club's first-ever official live album "Live @ the Clubhouse" was recorded October 14, 2001 in the Clubhouse studio on Cock Island, Connecticut.

The 2-CD set contains a complete show, including all Tom Tom Club hits and a handful of funky covers, including Lee Perry's "Soul Fire", Hot Chocolate's "You Sexy Thing", Phish' "Sand", Questionmark & the Mysterians' "96 Tears" (also covered by Talking Heads in their early days) and Al Green's "Take me to the River" (which was the first US radio hit for Talking Heads in 1978).

Percussionist Abdou M'Boup and the horn section of Deep Banana Blackout make guest appearances on "Live @ the Clubhouse". The rest of the band is Tina Weymouth (bass and vocals), Chris Frantz (drums and vocals), Steve Scales (percussion and vocals), Victoria Clamp (vocals), Mystic Bowie (vocals), Bruce Martin (keyboards and percussion) and Robby Aceto (guitar).

Tracks:

CD1:

- Suboceana (Boom Boom Chi Boom Boom)
- Time to Bounce
- Punk Lolita
- Soul Fire
- Who Feelin' It
- Happiness Can't Buy Money
- Sand
- She's Dangerous
- The Man With the 4-Way Hips

CD2:

- Genius of Love
- Band Introduction
- You Sexy Thing
- Holy Water
- Wordy Rappinghood
- As Above so Below
- 96 Tears
- Take me to the River

Both CD's contain a trailer for each of the two Tom Tom Club DVD's released to date. CD1 contains a trailer for "Time to Bounce", CD2 for "Tom Tom Club in a Bootleg Style". Both DVD's are only available on-line and during Tom Tom Club gigs.