[Slowhand] Re: Delaneys mix Vs Eric's mix

Luke Pacholski lukpac at lukpac.org
Tue Feb 21 08:46:39 EST 2006

Shanahan, re:

> It's a very interesting read, but I think it's a crock.


> Do you have, or have you listened to the Yellow Dog boot (the one purporting

> to be the Delaney mix), 'The Unsurpassed Eric Clapton'?

No. Not yet, anyway.

> In particular, track 4, After Midnight?


> Do you have, or have you listened to Eric's Crossroads boxed set from '88?

I have Crossroads, yes.

> In particular, Disc 2, track 10, After Midnight (alternate mix)?

Yes. I quite like that mix.

> They sound the same to me.


> Are you suggesting that Bill Levenson, the compiler of the Crossroads set,

> chose Eric's mix in preference to Delaney's?

According to his most recent e-mail to me, he used the EC mix on
Crossroads. I don't know the reasoning behind that.


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