Sonic Youth have released their new(ish) live album, Battery Park, NYC: July 4, 2008, via Matador Records. Originally released as a bonus gift with their final full-length record, 2009’s The Eternal, the 10-track LP is now available as a standalone collection on major streaming services for the first time.
Battery Park, NYC: July 4, 2008 was recorded at the River to River Festival over a decade ago. The set included several tracks from the Daydream Nation, like The Sprawl”, “Hey Joni”, and two-thirds of “The Trilogy” with the pairing of “The Wonder” and “Hyperstation”. The band also played fan favorites such as “100%”, “She Is Not Alone”, and “World Looks Red”.
You can stream the live release on streaming services below.
Battery Park, NYC: July 4, 2008 Artwork:
Battery Park, NYC: July 4, 2008 Tracklist:
01. She Is Not Alone
02. The Sprawl
03. World Looks Red
04. Jams Run Free
05. Hey Joni
06. The Wonder
08. Bull In The Heather
10. Making The Nature Scene