DVD Reviews

The Ritchie Blackmore Story Is Definitive Visual Retrospective of a Guitar Legend (DVD REVIEW)

It’s always been solely about the music. That is the most poignant statement that comes through the recent documentary, The Ritchie Blackmore Story. Through intimate interview clips with Blackmore and some of his guitar brothers-in-arms, ...

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The Who Come Alive on 50th Anniversary Tour With ‘The Who: Live In Hyde Park’ (DVD REVIEW)

What a difference a span of time can have on something. Last year, a DVD of The Who’s 1982 Shea Stadium concerts was released, revealing a bit of the frayed edges that a supposed farewell ...

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Frank Zappa Intermingles Rock & Cerebellum Ingenuity on ‘Roxy: The Movie’ (DVD REVIEW)

Frank Zappa was a genius. No one will dispute that whether you can grasp his music or not. The man was years ahead of anyone else when it came to cerebral experimentation on a musical ...

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Queen Reaffirms Legacy With ‘A Night at the Odeon’ (DVD REVIEW)

Queen was a band that was initially, and perhaps unintentionally, underrated. To some, they were a garish glam band, to others, heavy metal wannabes. Indeed, their sound and style were far more extravagant than most, ...

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Eric Clapton: Slowhand At 70, Live At The Royal Albert Hall (DVD REVIEW)

“Playing it seemed an impossible task,” Eric Clapton wrote in his 2007 autobiography about learning to play the guitar. One of the greatest players in the history of rock & roll started out like any ...

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Lenny Kravitz Reveals Life On the Road In ‘Just Let Go’ (DVD REVIEW)

Lenny Kravitz was born into a celebrity family. His mother was actress Roxie Roker and his father Sy, an NBC News producer. He transformed into Romeo Blue, married an actress, spawned a daughter, became “Lenny ...

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Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of the Grateful Dead – July 5th, 2015 (DVD REVIEW)

By the time the July 5th Fare Thee Well show at Chicago’s Soldier Field rolled around, the so- called core four of the Grateful Dead—Bob Weir, Phil Lesh, Bill Kreutzmann and Mickey Hart—plus Trey Anastasio, ...

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Pat Metheny – The Unity Sessions (DVD REVIEW)

The inclusion of elements from various phases of Pat Metheny’s career gives deeper meaning to the title of this DVD. The Missouri-born guitarist/composer has made himself an icon of contemporary jazz by effectively playing off the ...

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Taste: What’s Going On – Live At The Isle Of Wight 1970 (DVD REVIEW)

If you’ve ever wondered what it was like to become one with the music, all you have to do is watch the transformation that happens on the face of guitar player Rory Gallagher as he ...

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Jeff Lynne’s ELO Live In Hyde Park (DVD REVIEW)

There is a moment during the excellent bonus documentary, Mr Blue Sky, that comes with the new DVD, Jeff Lynne’s ELO: Live In Hyde Park, where Lynne talks about the glory days of pop music. ...

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