Friday, June 13

Tommy Keene - Live 1989 & 1998

Live in 1989 & 1998
TOMMY KEENE! Come out from behind that curtain and rock!!
Tower Theater
Upper Darby, PA  April 7, 1989  audience recording
sound quality: VG (master tape source; very enjoyable recording without much crowd noise — except final track)
01 This Could Be Fiction
02 Nothing Can Change You
03 Hanging On to Yesterday
04 Light of Love
05 Based On Happy Times
06 Back to Zero
07 Listen to Me
08 When Our Vows Break
09 My Mother Looked Like Marilyn Monroe Places That Are Gone
“Morning Becomes Eclectic” with Nic Harcourt
KCRW-FM Santa Monica, CA  May 28, 1998
FM capture
sound quality: VG- (multi-generation copy; uploader’s tape had problems evident on some tracks, but TK fans should still give it a listen)
10a Interview
10   Astronomy
11   Waiting Without You
11b Interview
12   Long Time Missing
12b Interview
13   When Our Vows Break
13b Interview
14   Compromise
14b Interview
15   Love Is a Dangerous Thing
TT: 1:12:29
NOTE: If you want to enjoy the music without the KCRW interview, just delete all the “a” and “b” tracks.
SPECIAL THANKS to lonetaper for taping & to Doorjam for sharing
Tommy Keene Band:
Tommy Keene – guitar, vocals
Brad Quinn - bass
John Richardson - drums
Justin Hibbard – guitar (1989 set)  Scott Johnson - guitar (1998 set)
At the uploader’s request, this is shared ONLY in lossless format; you can convert WAV to MP3 for personal use with iTunes, as well as lots of other free applications.
Learn more about the music of Tommy Keene at his web site and at AllMusic


  1. Rob, ~ Before I forget, song 10b. listed with the caption "(title unknown)" is actually entitled, "Astronomy." It's off Tommy's classic LP, "Songs From The Film." Hope this helps someone out. Thanks again for the live Tommy!

    1. THANKS Oxy. Just changed made that change.