Corky Laing And The Memory Thieves – Iridium Live 005 8-1-2012 (2013)

FrontCover1Mountain’s Corky Laing is back with his phenomenal new band The Memory Thieves ! Legendary drummer Corky Laing and his band of Memory Thieves take you on a mind-blowing musical journey through time, performing hits Laing wrote, recorded and performed with Mountain and West, Bruce & Laing – rock anthems like “Mississippi Queen,” “Nantucket Sleighride,” and “The Doctor.” The Memory Thieves also beat the drum of pulsing modern rock with edgy, newly-minted originals to deliver an unforgettable show where past meets present and nothing gets old. Performing music from their Larry Campbell-produced debut, “House of Thieves.”(by Record Heaven)

Corky Laing needs no introduction and is recognised as one of the great drummers of the rock world (Mountain amongst many others).

This debut recording introduces his new band The Memory Thieves, featuring on guitar and keyboards Denny Colt , who has played with Tang, Dee Snider, and has appeared in the movie ‘The Toxic Avenger’.
Bonnie Parker on bass, and Josh Horton on lead vocals.

The Memory Thieves take you on a mind blowing musical journey through time, performing hits Laing wrote, recorded and performed with Mountain and West, Bruce & Laing. They also beat the drum of pulsing modern rock with newly minted originals, classic covers where the past meets the present and nothing gets old. (by Floating World)

Live01Personnel:
Denny Colt (guitar, keyboards, vocals)
Josh Horton (vocals)
Corky Laing (drums, vocals)
Bonnie Parker (bass, vocals)

Live02Tracklist:
01. Denny’s Colt (Colt) 1.54
02. Rockafella’s Lament (Colt/Laing) 3.32
03. Roadkill (Colt/Laing) 4.30
04. House Of Thieves (Colt/Laing) 4.20
05. Promised Land (Colt/Laing) 6.07
06. Eve Of Destruction (Sloan) 4.34
07. Nantucket Sleighride (Pappalardi/Collins) 6.43
08. Ring Of Fire (Cash/Carter) 4.52
09. Sinner Man (Colt/Laing) 5.51
10. Never In My Life (West/Pappalardi/Collins/Laing) 3.30
11. The Doctor (including “Like A Rolling Stone”) (Laing/Bruce/West/Palmer(Dylan) 17.37
12. Mississippi Queen (West/Laing/Pappalardi/Rea) 3.54
13. Silver Paper (West/Pappalardi/Collins/Gardos/Knight/Laing) 5.37

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