Van Morrison Concert Weekend: Ain’t Nothing You Can Do (Live)

The Hunt For New Music:  “Ain’t Nothing You Can Do” is one of Van Morrison’s greatest songs and live it’s even better than the recorded version. This song spells out the dilemma that everyone who has ever had and lost a love has been through: that nagging pain when they’re gone that you just can’t […]

Van Morrison Concert Weekend: Ain't Nothing You Can Do (Live)

The Hunt For New Music:  “Ain’t Nothing You Can Do” is one of Van Morrison’s greatest songs and live it’s even better than the recorded version. This song spells out the dilemma that everyone who has ever had and lost a love has been through: that nagging pain when they’re gone that you just can’t […]

Van Morrison Concert Weekend: Tupelo Honey (Live with Pee Wee Ellis)

The Hunt For New Music: A terrific version of a signature Van Morrison, song: “Tupelo Honey”  featuring Pee Wee Ellis, recorded live from Montreaux in 1980 The lyrics set the tone: “She’s as sweet as Tupelo Honey, an angel of the first degree….” The entire song brings you back to that honey-sweet combination of blues and jazz […]

Van Morrison Concert Weekend: Have I Told You Lately That I Love You (Live)

The Hunt for New Music: Van Morrison doing “Have I Told You Lately That I Love You”, a song made famous by Rod Stewart and also used frequenctly in movie scores. This version features saxophonist  Candy Dulfer and Pee Wee Ellis.   Special Thanks to vossmeister who uploaded this to YouTube; the clip is 6:59 in […]

Van Morrison Concert Weekend: Live On BBC Four (2008)

The Hunt For New Music: Van Morrison does very few live  concerts as all true Van Morrison fans know. And that’s precisely why this Memorial Day Weekend we’re putting up a selection of live Van Morrison Performances. This one is from a live concert at the BBC. It’s long–over 50 minutes–but superb, from BBC Four in […]

Van Morrison Live

The Hunt For New Music :  For years, the rarest of concerts was one in which Van Morrison performed live. Not that he was or is a poor live performer–to the contrary, like everything that Van Morrison does, he was absolutely terrific and his live albums have been cited as among the very best of any […]