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Tyrannosaurus Rex

A Crown of Dark Swansdown

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Released: 20th May 2016


purple lp

Released: 6th May 2016


Recorded at the Progressive Rock Festival at The Sport Halle, Koln, 4th April 1970 on ¼” tape, these newly discovered reels of tape produced this rare and outstanding live unreleased performance by Marc Bolan & Mickey Finn in the last few weeks of their Tyrannosaurus Rex incarnation before becoming simply T.

Rex. Recorded one month after the final Tyrannosaurus Rex LP release Beard of Stars. Tracks from that album given live outings here include: 'Pavilions of Sun', 'By The Light of the Magical Moon', 'Organ Blues'. All royalties for this release go towards The Marc Bolan School of Music / Light of Love Foundation.

A Crown of Dark Swansdown


  1. Hot Rod Mama
  2. Debora
  3. Pavilions of Sun
  4. One Inch Rock
  5. By The Light of the Magical Moon
  6. Jewel
  7. Organ Blues
  8. Summertime Blues