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this is an archive of audio clips, including previously released and unreleased versions of tcs songs. periodically, new songs will be added. these audio clips are for the enjoyment of tcs fans and are © copyright the trashcan sinatras. you are free to share these files as long as they are unaltered and appropriately credited to the trashcan sinatras. your cooperation is appreciated, otherwise these and other clips may no longer be provided.

* note: the audio files are in .mp3 format. to save .mp3s to your computer, control-click (mac users) or right click (windows users) on the song link. songs in each grouping are listed in the order posted, starting with the most recent.


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  • country air - live from the troubadour in hollywood, ca on october 8, 2004 (4.2 mb - 160 kb/s) (added september 28, 2008)
  • easy read - live from the crocodile club in seattle, wa on may 8, 2005 (3.0 mb - 160 kb/s) (added september 28, 2008)
  • leave me alone - quickmix remix - davis/walk remix (4.1 mb - 160 kb/s) (added september 28, 2008)
  • leave me alone - remix - davis/walk remix (5.1 mb - 160 kb/s) (added october 14, 2007)
  • all the dark horses - remix - davis/walk remix (5.9 mb - 160 kb/s) (added october 14, 2007)
  • the best man's fall - originally broadcast live in los angeles on 89.9 KCRW's morning becomes eclectic with nic harcourt on december 9, 2004 (4.6 mb - 160 kb/s) (added october 14, 2007)
  • funny - live from lipgloss in denver, colorado on october 15, 2004 (4.9 mb - 160 kb/s) (added october 14, 2007)
  • the main attraction - live from the troubadour in los angeles on march 16, 2004 (3.5 mb - 160 kb/s) (added october 14, 2007)

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weightlifting era tracks

  • freetime - live version from club quattro in tokyo on may 20, 2005 (2.7 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • usually - live version from the double door in chicago on september 27, 2004 (5.5 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • freetime - live from cane's in san diego, ca on october 10, 2004. (2.8 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • trouble sleeping - live from cottier theatre in glasgow, scotland on november 5, 2004. (5.3 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • leave me alone - acoustic version from xm satellite radio in washington, dc on april 21, 2005. (4.1 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • weightlifting - live from the abc in glasgow, scotland on june 10, 2005. (4.4 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • all the dark horses - this version was broadcast live in los angeles on 89.9 KCRW's morning becomes eclectic with nic harcourt on december 9, 2004. the session was engineered and mixed by ray guarna. morning becomes eclectic is produced by ariana morgenstern. listen to kcrw. (4.3 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • a coda - this version was broadcast live in los angeles on 89.9 KCRW's morning becomes eclectic with nic harcourt on march 16, 2004. the session was engineered and mixed by ray guarna. morning becomes eclectic is produced by ariana morgenstern. listen to kcrw. (4.0 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • it's a miracle - live version from oran mor in glasgow on june 18, 2004 (1.8 mb)
  • welcome back - studio version from the weightlifting album (2.3 mb - 128 kb/s)
  • got carried away - acoustic version from radio scotland's 'brian morton show' on february 11, 2003 (2.5 mb)
  • freetime - acoustic version from radio scotland's 'brian morton show' on february 11, 2003 (2.3 mb)
  • what women do to men - acoustic version from radio scotland's 'brian morton show' on february 11, 2003 (3.7 mb)

 

i've seen everything era tracks

  • bloodrush - live from club quattro in osaka, japan on may 18, 2005 (3.7 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • hayfever - acoustic version from kut radio in austin, tx on october 18, 2004. (3.2 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • hayfever - live version recorded in paris on november 10, 1996 (2.7 mb) (from the unreleased live cd 'francis in paris (paris is in france)')
  • one at a time - live version recorded at the 9:30 club in washington, d.c. on june 23, 1993 (3.4 mb)
  • send for henny - live version recorded in paris on november 10, 1996 (2.4 mb) (from the unreleased live cd 'francis in paris (paris is in france)')
  • i've seen everything - live version recorded in paris on november 10, 1996 (2.8 mb) (from the unreleased live cd 'francis in paris (paris is in france)'

 

snow era tracks

  • weightlifting 1 - only played in concert three times in early 1999, "weightlifting 1" was recorded for the original weightlifting album, but eventually replaced by the very different version that appears on the final weightlifting. a demo of "weightlifting 1" was released on zebra of the family and here is a trashcansinatras.com exclusive recording of one of the three times played live: january 31, 1999 at club quattro in tokyo, japan. (4.9 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • duty free - live version recorded on march 5, 1999 at the mean fiddler in dublin, ireland (2.4 mb)
  • co-stars - live version recorded on march 5, 1999 at the mean fiddler in dublin, ireland (this is the same version from the video also posted.) (1.2 mb)
  • snow - live version (featuring sokabe, from sunny day service, on guitar), recorded on january 31, 1999 at club quattro in tokyo, japan. (1.4 mb)
 

a happy pocket era tracks

  • twisted and bent - live from cane's in san diego, ca on october 10, 2004. (4.2 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • the pop place - live from shank hall in milwaukee, wi on may 2, 2005 (3.7 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • the genius i was - live from lipgloss in denver, colorado on october 15, 2004. (3.3 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • jane's estranged - 'unplugged' version from brel in glasgow on march 19, 2003 (3.5 mb)
  • the safecracker - live version from a television appearance on march 14, 1996 (4.3 mb) (originally broadcast on television)
  • how can i apply...? - live version from a television appearance in may 1996 (2.4 mb) (originally broadcast on television)
  • to sir, with love - live version recorded in paris on november 10, 1996 (3.3 mb) (from the unreleased live cd 'francis in paris (paris is in france)')
  • claw - acoustic version from radio scotland's 'jump the q' programme on august 26, 1996 (3.5 mb) (previously broadcast on radio)
  • the therapist - live version recorded in paris on november 10, 1996 (2.3 mb) (from the unreleased live cd 'francis in paris (paris is in france)')
  • twisted and bent - acoustic version of from appearance on vh1 in may, 1996 (2.6 mb) (originally broadcast on television)

 

cake era tracks

  • tonight you belong to me - acoustic version from brel in glasgow on june 18, 2003 (3.3 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • obscurity knocks - live from the coach house in san juan capistrano, ca on october 6, 2004. (4.1 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • drunken chorus - acoustic version from fez in new york city on november 10, 2003 (4.8 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • even the odd - live version recorded at chevry's in dundee on april 4, 1990 (2.7 mb)
  • only tongue can tell - acoustic version from the fairmont hotel in san francisco, ca on december 26, 1990 (2.6 mb) (previously broadcast on radio)
  • maybe i should drive - live version from the roxy in hollywood, ca on february 13, 1991 (2.3 mb) (previously broadcast on radio)
  • obscurity knocks - acoustic version from a television appearance in september 1990 (2.2 mb) (originally broadcast on television)

 

cover songs/sessions/concerts

  • free as a bird - acoustic version from the bbc 2 john lennon tribute on december 8, 2005 (4.0 mb - 144 kb/s)
  • woman - acoustic version from the bbc 2 john lennon tribute on december 8, 2005 (3.7 mb - 140 kb/s)
  • full concert - 19 song set from the casbah in san diego, ca on may 14, 2005 (audience recording - different file formats available)
  • ghosts of american astronauts - another rarity the band has only played a few times, this is a cover of a mekons tune. this version was recorded during the band's north american acoustic tour, on december 4, 2004 at fez in new york city. (3.9 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • streaming audio - during the fall 2004 north american tour, the trashcans visited kexp in seattle on october 1 for a 4 song session. (session is in windows media and real player).
  • junk - acoustic cover version from fez in new york city on november 10, 2003 (2.8 mb - 160 kb/s)
  • woman of heart and mind - 'unplugged' cover version from brel in glasgow on march 19, 2003 (2.8 mb)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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