Television  - Bootleg Discography

By Steve Rovner (serovner@mindspring.com)
Dated January 20, 1999

This discography is broken down into the following sections:

          (1) Bootleg Vinyl Albums;
          (2) Bootleg Compact Discs.


(1) Bootleg Vinyl Albums

  Double Exposure
Prove It/Friction/Venus De Milo/Double Exposure/Marquee Moon/Fire Engine/Blank Generation/Double Exposure
(No Label) No. NEON-78, released 1988
This is a bootleg of the mis-named "Eno" demos recorded in 1974, along with some live tracks recorded at CBGB.
 

  Television With Bryan Eno
Prove It/Friction/Venus/Marquee Moon/Obsession (Double Exposure)/High Voltage Pleasure (Fire Engine)
Pentagram Records No. PE 10.006, released (?)
This is a bootleg of the mis-named "Eno" demos recorded in 1974.
 

  Arrow
Fire Engine/Poor Circulation/Little Johnny Jewel/Knockiní on Heavenís Door/Prove It/Friction/Satisfaction
(No Label) No. F85, released 1980
This is a bootleg of the March 20, 1978 show at My Father's Place in Roslyn, New York.
 

Arrow, Rerun
Same as above, repressing, released (?)
 

  Prove It
Fire Engine/Prove It/Foxhole/Poor Circulation/Careful/Ain't That Nothin'/Little Johnny Jewel/See No Evil/Elevation/Friction/Knockin" On Heaven's Dorr/Marquee Moon/Satisfaction/Venus
(This is a double vinyl bootleg of the March 20, 1978 show at My Father's Place in Roslyn, New York.  It's the same show as the "Arrow" vinyl bootleg, the "Arrowhead" CD bootleg, and "The Blow-Up" release on ROIR (the only difference between this and The Blow-Up is the inclusion of Poor Circulation on this bootleg.)  The bootleg is allegedly Japanese, but there is nothing on the labels to indicate the country of release, nor the year of release.
 

  Live Portland, Oregon 1978
The Dreamís Dream 5:35/Elevation 5:06/Glory 3:40/Foxhole 5:18/Little Johnny Jewel 12:05/Ainít That Nothiní 7:30/Friction 4:30/Marquee Moon 17:00/Lori (Poor Circulation 5:08/Satisfaction 3:35/Fire Engine 3:30/O Mi Amore 3:15/Adventure 5:00
Archive Productions Records No. Ark 001, released 1989
This is a bootleg of the July 3, 1978 show at The Earth Tavern in Portland, Oregon.
 

  Interference (Live At Glastonbury)
Glory/Venus/Call Mr. Lee/Prove It/In World/No Glamour For Willi/See No Evil
Psychic Reaction Records No. 12025, released 1992
This is a bootleg of the June 26, 1992 show at the Glastonbury Festival, Glastonbury, England.
 

Last Word Is The Lost Word
(Actually a Tom Verlaine bootleg, but contains two Television tracks - Elevation (from My Fatherís Place, Roslyn, NY 5/20/78) and Venus (from Whiskey A Go Go, Los Angeles, CA 4/14/77)

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(2) Bootleg Compact Disc Albums

  Poor Circulation
Eat The Light/Venus De Milo/Excitement/Iím Gonna Find You/Horizontal Ascensions/Close up/You Rip My Feelings Out/Hard On Love/Excitement /Judy/Psychotic Reaction/What I Heard/Change your Channels/Double Exposure/Fuck Rock & Roll/U.F.O./Poor Circulation/Blank Generation
Punk Vault Records No. PVCD 1006, 1998
This bootleg includes rehearsals from 1974, as well as live tracks from August, 1974 (Max's Kansas City), and various CBGB dates in 1975.
 

  Double Exposure
Prove It/Friction/Venus/Double Exposure/Marquee Moon/Fire Engine/Blank Generation/Double Exposure/Hard On Love/Friction/Careful/Prove It/Fire Engine/Little Johnny Jewel/Breakiní In My Heart
(No Label) (Italy) No. DE-92-SC, released 1992
This is a bootleg of the mis-named "Eno" demos recorded in 1974, along with some live tracks recorded at CBGB, and Breakin' In My Heart recorded at the Piccadilly Inn, Cleveland July 25, 1975.
 

  Fairland
Prove It/Friction/Venus/Marquee Moon/Double Exposure/Fire Engine (live)
Microphone Records (Italy) No. MPH CD 017, released 1994
This is a bootleg of the mis-named "Eno" demos recorded in 1974, along with a live track recorded at CBGB.
 

  Early Gig Ď75 (*With Patti Smith)
Fire Engine/Judy/Poor Circulation/Breakiní My Heart/Foxhole/*Weíre Going To Have A Real Good Time Together/*Redondo Beach/*Birdland/*Space Monkey/*Distant Fingers/*Gloria/Venus/Marquee Moon/Friction
Element of Crime Records, No. elements-032, released 1997
This is a bootleg of the April 17, 1975 show at CBGB.
 

  Piccadilly Inn
Fire Engine/Hard On Love/Poor Circulation/Friction/Marquee Moon/Breakiní In My Heart/Careful/Little Johnny Jewel/Foxhole/Kingdom Come
Handmade Records No. HM001, 1995.  Limited to 20 copies
This is a bootleg of the July 25, 1975 show at Piccadilly Inn, Cleveland..
 

  The Last Time
Fire Engine/Venus/Elevation/Little Johnny Jewel/Careful/Friction/Marquee Moon/See No Evil/Prove It/Poor Circulation/O Mi more/Adventure /Knockiní On Heavenís Door/Kingdom Come/Satisfaction/ Fire Engine/Prove It/ Elevation/Little Johnny Jewel/Friction/Satisfaction/Marquee Moon
Handmade Records No. HM002, 1996, Double CD, limited to 25 copies.
This is a bootleg of the December 29, 1976 show at CBGB, along with additional tracks recorded at CBGB that same week.
 

  Arrowhead
Fire Engine/Poor Circulation/Litttle Johnny Jewel/Knockiní On Heavenís Door/Prove It/Friction/Satisfaction
Aulica Records (Italy) No. A.128, released 1992
This is a bootleg of the March 20, 1978 show at My Father's Place in Roslyn, New York.
 

  Live In San Francisco/1978
Dreamís Dream/Venus/Foxhole/Careful/Ainít That Nothiní/Friction/Marquee Moon/Satisfaction/Little Johnny Jewel
Four Aces Records (Italy) No. FAR 005, released (?)
This is a bootleg of the June 29, 1978 show at the Old Waldorf, San Francisco.
 

  Live Adventures
Dreamís Dream/Venus/Foxhole/Careful/Ainít That Nothiní/Friction/Marquee Moon/Satisfaction/Little Johnny Jewel
Chapter One Records No. CO 25165, released 1991
This is a bootleg of the June 29, 1978 show at the Old Waldorf, San Francisco.
 

                                      Portable Electricity 
Dreamís Dream/Venus/Foxhole/Careful/Ainít That Nothiní/Little Johnny Jewel/Friction/Marquee Moon/Satisfaction/Little Johnny Jewel
No Label, released 1999
This is another bootleg ofthe June 29, 1978 show at the Old Waldorf, San Francisco.  Track 10 (Little Johnny Jewel) is the unedited version of the Ork single recorded August 19, 1975.
 

  Last Live In Portland Oregon 1978
Dreamís Dream/Elevation/Glory/Foxhole/Little Johnny Jewel/Friction/Marquee Moon/Poor Circulation/Satisfaction/Fire Engine/O Mi Amore/Adventure
BGS Records (Italy) No. 1993-10, released 1993.  Dubbed from scratchy vinyl.
This is a bootleg of the July 3, 1978 show at The Earth Tavern in Portland, Oregon.
 

  Live In Portland 1978
Dreamís Dream/Elevation/Glory/Foxhole/Little Johnny Jewel/Ainít That Nothiní/Friction/Marquee Moon
CD-R; Released 1998.  Made from a tape of the show.  Much better quality than Last Live In Portland 1978 CD.
This is a bootleg of the July 3, 1978 show at The Earth Tavern in Portland, Oregon.
 
 

  This Case is Closed
Fire Engine/Glory/Grip Of Love/Foxhole/Dreamís Dream/Ainít That Nothiní/Friction/Prove It/Marquee Moon/Kingdom Come/Satisfaction
Colosseum Records, No. 97-C-016, released 1997
This is a bootleg of the July 29, 1978 show at The Bottom Line, New York.
 

  Rose Of My Heart
Crescendo/Venus/In World/Glory/Call Mr. Lee/Prove It/This Tune/The Rocket/See No Evil/1880 Or So/Marquee Moon
(No Label) No. 20905-2, released 1992 (Japanese)
This is a bootleg of the September 6, 1992  show at Sunplaza-Nakano, Tokyo, Japan
 

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