The Maritime Club is a virtual live music venue situated in www.virtualbelfast.com in the non-profit www.osgrid.org as well as the great live acts each week resident DJ Stiofain plays a classic obscure album in the order the artist originally intended on Sundays at 9 PM GMT.
This blog is intended to archive about a years worth of those albums with HQ cover and label scans and recordings from the original vinyl in 320kbps MP3 format and links to more information on the artists to give a good idea of the style of music played.
In the real world the Maritime Club was opened by Van Morrison in Belfast in April 1964 more details and video the virtual Maritime Club opened in 2007 and has been featuring weekly live music events ever since.
If any of the content here infringes on the rights holders just send a mail and it will be immediately removed.
Otherwise I consider that running the show and this blog constitutes an educational resource.
I bought all these albums and consider playing them to guests online the same as I would playing them to guests at home.
You should check out copyright issues in your jurisdiction before listening or downloading.
Downloads are put up shortly after the show.
You can listen live in the player below but for the full virtual experience follow these instructions .