Friday, November 6, 2015

Full Show Friday: Morphine Pinkpop 5/23/94

We search the murky back waters of youtube to find full concerts and post them to the site weekly, come back every seven days to help us celebrate Full Show Friday's.  These shows are of varying quality and may not be here for long so enjoy them while you can...As always, please support the artist every which way, but especially by seeing them live (if they are still playing)...This week...Morphine!
The baritone styling of Boston's Morphine gets our full show treatment this week as the unique trio plays Pinkpop Festival in 1994. Mark Sandman, Dana Colley and Billy Conway first entered my brain in the same year this show went down. A friend of mine played them often and those catchy ass low baritone notes just lodged themselves into my ears.

Two of our favorites from the band are here back to back ("Candy" & "Thursday") as the group sounds in top form playing the European festival. The are certainly a group to experience a the excellent and purely Sandman's own bass style, Colley's crazy duel sax work and Conways' drumming kick off your weekend...Find a cure for pain..Enjoy:

The Saddest Song 0:22
A Head With Wings 3:48
Mary Won't You Call My Name 7:21
Candy 10:44
Thursday 14:10
All Wrong 17:21
You Speak My Language 21:02
Dana Dominated the Baritone 25:04
You Look Like Rain 25:55
Buena 29:48


  1. Great pick. Gotta dig out their CD from my old Impala.

    1. Thanks man, get it out of there...probably stuck next to Late Registration, Elephant and whatever else we bought on that trip to LG.