Balc. L40°
5.0 (3 votes)
DVDylan ID: D521.su2
Recording type: Audience
City/Venue: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA/Mann Music Center
Date: Wednesday, 20th August 1997
Never-Ending Tour Concert #892

A new edit of this DVD was made possible when a 1st generation tape dubbed from the master Sony Super H18 digital tape became available. The excellent sound upgrade source is the same as for Both video and sound quality have been improved by virtue of this project being divided into two disks.

Disk author's rating: 4+/5+/4+/5/5
  • Disk 1 (52:05:16)
    -Opening Titles [titles over 20:00 still w/fade in]
    -Introduction [1 still w/trans.; cut audio to match video cut]
    -Absolutely Sweet Marie [clipped 20:09/1 still]
    -It Takes A Lot To Laugh, It Takes A Train To Cry
    -Tough Mama [shaky trans. to next song/15:18 still w/trans.]
    -Shelter From The Storm [obstructed start 19:13/1 still]
    -Love Minus Zero/No Limit
    -Tangled Up In Blue [shaky trans. to next song/16:27 still w/trans.]
    -Cocaine Blues [shaky start 6:11/1 still w/trans.; end Disk 1 message @ end w/fadeout]
  • Disk 2 (46:31:14)
    -Opening Titles [tiles over 22:12 of movie/fade in]
    -Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again
    -Tears Of Rage
    -Band Introductions
    -Leopard-Skin Pill-Box Hat [cut 1:29:16 audio/video of break 1 before next song; removed 4 frames of video for a/v sync]
    -Like A Rolling Stone [cut 1:23:22 audio/video of break 2 before next song]
    -It Ain't Me, Babe [cut 1:08:28 audio/video of break 3 before final song]
    -Alabama Getaway [upgrade audio cut 17:24 at end/used audio from 3rd encore break to fill/end thanks/credits/salute/fadeout]
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Number of discs: 2
Running time: 01:38:07
Video standard: NTSC
Authoring: DVDs with menu and chapters are circulating
Special thanks for the video to D.G.

Additional thanks for the audio to Unknown Taper & OutsideTLaw

Video sourced from Sony Super Hi8 handycam.
Sony Super Hi8 handycam>digital tape>1st gen VHS tape>iMovie 6.03

Sound upgraded with excellent (A) LB-1394.
LB-1394>Toast Titanium 10>disk images>Sound Studio 3.5.6>Sound Designer II>iMovie 6.0.3.

Audio and video assets edited in iMovie 6.0.3; authored, multiplexed and burned to VIDEO_TS folder in iDVD 7.0.4; torrent generated in Bittorrent 4.4.1.

LB Notes for LB-1394:
excellent sound (a very close eac match was bittorrented 6/05 as "source unknown: cdr>cddae>mkwshn") (the same recording with similar wav and spectral views but tracked differently at 7/8 47min+57min was bittorrented 12/05 and described as "Clap For The Tambourine Man; (audio)Trade > xAXT > FLAC > Azureus > torrent")