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Medeski, Martin, & Wood - Rarities & B-sides

Medeski Martin and Wood Rarities and B-sides
Medeski, Martin, & Wood - Rarities & B-sides
(2xCD) Bootleg

I've seen this (100%) bootleg compilation available on many torrents. I'm publishing the info not to promote piracy but it's quite a helpful list of rare Medeski Martin & Wood tracks, outtakes, bonus for Japan only, collaborations, etc. - for completists (I'm interested if anyone has the CDs!). I've added some references to more rare MMW stuff at the end. (Djouls)

Medeski Martin and Wood Rarities and B-sides
Medeski, Martin, & Wood - Rarities & B-sides
(2xCD) Bootleg

Tracklisting CD1 :
Ken Schaphorst's "Over The Rainbow" 1996:
01. Out Of This World
02. Lullaby
03. Ac-cent-tchu-ate The Positive
04. Life's Full Of Consequence
"The End of Violence" Soundtrack 1997:
05. Disrobe
"Bubblehouse" EP 1997:
06. Macha
"Great Jewish Music: Burt Bacharach" 1997:
07. Do You Know The Way To San Jose
"Great Jewish Music: Serge Gainsbourg" 1997:
08. Intoxicated Man
"Great Jewish Music: Marc Bolan" 1998:
09. Groove A Little
"Combustication Outtakes" 1998 "coalition of independent music stores sampler":
10. Marie Leveaux
11. No Ke Ano Ahiahi (alt take)
12. Shacklyn Experiment #1
Iggy Pop's "Avenue B" 1999:
13. Avenue B
14. I Felt the Luxury
15. Ya Yo Habla Espanol
"Organ-Ized: All-Star Tribute to the Hammond B3 Organ" 2000:
16. Swamp Road - Medeski & DJ Logic
"In His Own Sweet Way: A Tribute to Dave Brubeck" 2000:
17. Tokyo Traffic
"Red, Hot, & Indigo" (Ellington Tribute) 2000:
18. Acht O'Clock Rock
19. Creole Love Call (w/ Art Baron)

Tracklisting CD2 :
"Red, Hot, & Indigo" (Ellington Tribute) 2000:
01. C Jam Blues (w/ Kenny Burrell)
02. Bli Blip (w/ Don Byron)
03. Mount Harissa
04. In A Sentimental Mood (w/ Kenny Burrell)
05. Haunted Nights
06. Blue Pepper (Dub)
"The Dropper Outtakes" 2000:
07. Hard Left
08. The Builder
09. Ancora
WNYC Radio Broadcast 2002:
10. WNYC MMW Story
"John Zorn's Masada Tribute Vol. 2 Voices In The Wilderness" 2003:
11. Ziphim
"End of the World Party" Pre-Order Bonus Download 2004:
12. Toy Dancing
"End of the World Party" I-tunes single / bonus vinyl-only track 2004:
13. Whiney Bitches
"Notes From The Underground" re-release bonus track 2004:
14. Can't Get What You Want
MMW vs. Sa-Ra Creative Partners 12" 2005:
15. Midnight Birds (SA-RA Remix)
ESPN Sportcenter theme song 2005/6:
16. ESPN Sportcenter theme song
Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass's "Whipped Cream & Other Delights Re-Whipped" 2006:
17. El Garbanzo (Remixed By MMW)
ESL Remixed: The 100th Release of ESL Music 2006:
18. Karminsky Experience - Exploration (Medeski, Martin & Wood Mix)
John Scofield's "A Go Go" japanese bonus tracks 1998:
19. Like It Or Not
20. Hope Springs Eternal

Medeski Martin and Wood

Additional rare stuff to check :

"DJ Smash presents Phonography 2" 2003:
Medeski Martin & Wood - Univisible (DJ Smash Remix)

There are also some rather rare CDs that circulate (I have those) :

"Iggy Pop Nightclubbing in Paris" promo CD live 12.12.99 Canal+:
Avenue B
I Felt The Luxury
Miss Argentina
"Lorenzo feat. John Medeski, Billy Martin, Chris Wood - Keep It Blue" (Jambaloha Records Hawaii, 2003)
10 tracks CD
"André Jaume / John Medeski - Team Games" (Celp Musiques 1996)
8 tracks CD

And some less rare :

- David Fiuczynski / John Medeski - Lunar Crush (CD Grammavision 1994)
- Oren Bloedow, John Medeski, Chirs Wood, Billy Martin - The Luckiest Boy In The World (CD Knitting Factory, 1998)
- Strange Chemistry - A Tribute To Medeski, Martin & Wood
- Eyal Maoz, John Medeski, Shanir Ezra Blumenkranz, Ben Perowsky - Edom (CD Tzadik, 2005)
- The Word (Robert Randolph, John Medeski, The North Mississippi Allstars) (CD Ropeadope, 2001)

...and quite a few others with collaborations etc listed here on

If you see anything missing don't hesitate to leave a comment...


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lilbeth lilbeth ·  29 March 2011, 23:32

Hi To all dedicated Bootleggers and Fans of Medeski Martin and Wood!

I am new to the bootlegging game and trying to find some bootlegs for a friend as both a present and as part of a “quest” (or a bet depending on which one of us you talk too!).

The deal is I have roughly a month or so to try to find and or download the following bootlegs that my friend ( a DIE HARD MMW fan) has been trying to find for like, well forever. As I am never one to back down from a challenge (especially for a good friend)…I am able to do whatever I can and use and all means at my disposal to try to find these recordings.

Here is what I am looking for:
1. May 3, 2001 - Houston - Fitzgerald's
2. 2. November 27, 1996 - Austin - Liberty Lunch
3. 3. 7/23/99 – Austin – Stubbs BBQ
4. 12/08/01 – New Orleans – Tipitina’s

If you have any insight, assistance, help with locating these recordings or just want to see if I can find them, please do not hesitate to email me at or answer this thread.

Thank you everyone!

Determined Jersey Girl

sven sven ·  07 November 2011, 01:12

If you go to the following link you should be able to get the whole MMW b-sides, plus some live show recordings

it's directly to a small batch of shared music
but you might have to join mediafire as a free user to make dnlds easy (to dnld more than one at a time, get speedier dnld speeds, no waiting between dnlds) most file sharing middle man sites are like that - no cost at all - anyway, I did it, no problem


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