Live at Pompeii CD, Vinyl, DVD, Bluray & Deluxe in 2017

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Re: Live at Pompeii CD, Vinyl, DVD, Bluray & Deluxe in 2017

Post by Luca » Sun Sep 10, 2017 5:13 pm

Nice indeed. But I have to admit that I'm not so eager to but it (I will buy it anyway)... Do we really need another live version of What do you want from me or Money or Time, since Pulse and Gdansk are ageing pretty well? :roll: The blue.... again? [-X

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Post by snifferdog » Mon Sep 11, 2017 12:26 pm

I'll be buying it just because it's in Pompeii. But I can't say I'm all that excited about hearing The Bore for the umpteenth time. At least there's a "skip" button on my DVD player :wink:

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Post by raisemyrent » Wed Sep 13, 2017 4:04 pm

agreed; never listen to the blue. live, however, it was amazing. I think it really came alive on this tour, compared to 2006 (not that I was at any show then). the guitar solo is just incredible live; no guitar player that I know if plays quite like that (makes me wish for a knock-out live version of marooned...). faces of stone also came alive on the stage during the solo though I'd never really listen to it at home or in my car.

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Re: Live at Pompeii CD, Vinyl, DVD, Bluray & Deluxe in 2017

Post by Annoying Twit » Wed Sep 20, 2017 6:51 am

I'll be buying the Blu-Ray, and I'm looking forward to the tracks that weren't part of the cinema screening.

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Post by learningtofly » Wed Sep 20, 2017 10:52 am

It is so appetising I'm tempted to buy a Blu-ray player.... but I'm unclear as to whether those play dvds as well.

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Post by Annoying Twit » Wed Sep 20, 2017 12:46 pm

learningtofly wrote:It is so appetising I'm tempted to buy a Blu-ray player.... but I'm unclear as to whether those play dvds as well.
I'm pretty sure that all blu-ray players will play DVDs as well. Mine certainly does. It'll also play VCD, raw data DVDs with files on them (if it likes the format), etc. etc. etc.

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Post by theaussiefloydian » Wed Sep 20, 2017 2:17 pm

Sadly I won't be buying the Blu-Ray or DVD - being a uni student, there are some things I cannot have. However I am getting the 2CD version. I was tempted by the LP set, but that would be an expense that would be hard to justify.

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Post by snifferdog » Wed Sep 20, 2017 7:23 pm

learningtofly wrote:It is so appetising I'm tempted to buy a Blu-ray player.... but I'm unclear as to whether those play dvds as well.
My Blu-Ray player plays ordinary DVDs too. I can't remember how much I paid for it (could be two years since I bought it) but it wasn't that expensive.

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Re: Live at Pompeii CD, Vinyl, DVD, Bluray & Deluxe in 2017

Post by drafsack » Fri Sep 22, 2017 8:37 pm

I will probably buy it and I expect it will be like the Live In Gdansk dvd - it will still be unwatched in the wrapper 9 years later

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Post by snifferdog » Sat Sep 23, 2017 5:59 pm

It'll fill the skip headed for landfill when you pop your clogs.

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Post by eddiemonsoon » Sat Sep 23, 2017 8:30 pm

learningtofly wrote:It is so appetising I'm tempted to buy a Blu-ray player.... but I'm unclear as to whether those play dvds as well.
yes they do.

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Post by raisemyrent » Fri Sep 29, 2017 4:47 pm

has anyone got their hands on the deluxe version? it's not available for download (edit: legally on itunes/amazon etc!). I saw the edited concert in the theatre, but I'm particularly after information regarding the north america 2016 and europe 2015/2016 videos.

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Re: Live at Pompeii CD, Vinyl, DVD, Bluray & Deluxe in 2017

Post by jambo » Sat Sep 30, 2017 10:01 am

It's been delayed in Australia, not getting it now until October 6th =\

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Post by twcc » Sat Sep 30, 2017 1:00 pm

raisemyrent wrote:... I'm particularly after information regarding the north america 2016 and europe 2015/2016 videos.
The Blu-ray 'bonus' includes -

South America 2015
• Astronomy Domine
• Us and Them
• Today
• Time
• Breathe
• Comfortably Numb

Wroclaw 2016 (with orchestra)
• 5 A.M
• Rattle That Lock
• Dancing Right In Front of Me
• Girl In The Yellow Dress
• In Any Tongue

plus the Royal Albert Hall version of Comfortably Numb (Benedict Cumberbatch - vocal) along with several documentaries

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Re: Live at Pompeii CD, Vinyl, DVD, Bluray & Deluxe in 2017

Post by Luca » Sat Sep 30, 2017 2:24 pm

Listening to it right now. Disc one very good, although the great gig....mh. Disc two: is Lisa Simpson the sax player?