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According to the liner notes, these old concert tapes "had to be baked in an oven to allow a one-time digital transfer." Couldn't they have just let these tracks bake a half-hour longer so they'd be well-done? Or better yet, burned to a crisp?

Editor's note: In researching this article, the author was forced to listen to all 161 minutes of Chicago's Live at Carnegie Hall as well as manually counting the na-na's in both the live and studio versions of Journey's "Lovin', Touchin', Squeezin'." New Times wants its readers to know that Mr. Dominic will be receiving extra hazard pay for this assignment.

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