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Sonic Youth live recording from 1985 to be released on Vampire Blues

Sonic Youth drummer Steve Shelley's Vampire Blues label is releasing a live recording of the group, made in 1985 at Smart Bar in Chicago. At the time Sonic Youth were touring their album Bad Moon Rising, and playing tracks from Evol.

The tape, originally recorded on a four track, has been mixed and mastered and will be released on double LP (with digital download coupon), plus CD and digital. Liner notes are written by Gerard Cosloy and Sonic Youth engineer Aaron Mullan. More details incoming here.