Originally filmed for MTV on Halloween 1981 this immensely entertaining gig now gets a wider release and finds Frank Zappa at the height of one of his more accessible, song-oriented periods.
This gig, filmed in 2005 on the “Contraband” tour, finds the band already starting to fray.
Plagued by health issues, Phil Collins avoids the drums and doesn’t do much to further his musical legacy with “Going Back: Live at Roseland Ballroom, NYC.”
Ringo Starr always looks like he’s having a great time on stage, and his attitude can’t help but rub off on his colleagues.
Don and Phil Everly decided to let bygones be bygones and rewarded the fans by performing a first class concert at London’s Albert Hall on September 23, 1983.
As the “Classic Albums” series attests, the Canadian trio continues to thrive, in large part, because of 1976’s “2112” and 1981’s “Moving Pictures.”
This DVD, filmed inside a church a snowy day in January 2006 for Canadian television, includes Healey leading the tight and animated Jazz Wizards through 11 performances from the classic jazz era.
Healey clearly was in his element here, his warm voice breathing new life into vintage songs and revealing another side of himself as an artist
ELP collectively proved that progressive rock was, depending on a listener’s preference, a force to either be reckoned with or destroyed.
“Tommy, can you hear me?” We can now see you on Blu-ray!