THE WHO - LIVE AT LEEDS - 40th Anniversary Super-DeluxeCollectors'Edition

Jim M nakedi at
Mon Oct 11 20:11:02 UTC 2010

From: "Martin Bailey" <Martin.Bailey at>

> This is undoubtedly a mistake. Someone got too "Copy + Paste"-happy.

You're right.  Must be.

> I imagine it was even more complicated than that: slowing down some parts 
> of the Leeds bass, and speeding up other parts of the same songs.
> And adding extra gaps / less gaps, etc.
> A horrible, thankless task.  I imagine it could sound a bit "odd" and "out 
> of place" in some parts.
> (Someone, on some Who forum, is bound to moan about it, in the same way 
> that every remaster has been moaned at.)

But, it was only 4 songs.  I can't believe it took them this long to realize 
the rest was fine.  Didn't anyone want to listen to it just for their own 

Now the "other" big question.  Will they fix the mastering on the Tommy 
section of Leeds for this release?

Jim M 

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