"Blues In C" jam added to set at slot 6 due to technical issues
Steely Dan's first show in Tennessee. After "King of The World", a brief blues jam was played while technical issues were resolved. Some bootlegs refer to this track as "Funky Scare Tactic Orchestra Blues".
Does a recording circulate? Yes Recording type: Soundboard Available as: Compact Disc, FLAC files Rarity: Common
A complete soundboard recording of this show has circulated for years and is readily available for download. The original "Memphis Blues Again" bootleg lists "East St. Louis Toodle-Oo" as the final track following "This All Too Mobile Home". This track is not present on the recording and was removed from the tracklist in a later reissue.
Common mislabelings include:
-April 3, 1974
-April 5, 1974
-May 5, 1974
Available on these bootlegs:
-Memphis Blues Again (Gold Standard, Japan, 1994)
-Ellis Auditorium, Memphis April 30th 1974 (Keyhole, UK, 2015)
-Transmission Impossible (Eat To The Beat, UK, 2016)
-A Cautionary Tale For The Youth Of America (Sandoz, Europe, 2018)
-Live in Tennessee / California (Sound Stage, Japan, 2018)
-Live At Ellis Auditorium in Memphis 30 April 1974 (Radio Looploop, UK, 2020)
-Decades Apart - Live On The Radio '74 & '93 (Sound Stage, Europe, Unknown Year)