Friday, March 16, 2018

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame home video release due next month

On April 24, Time Life and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame present the four most recent induction ceremonies with the home video release, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: In Concert. 

Never before available at retail on any format, these four live concert events are filled with the kind of collaborations and jam sessions that have made Rock Hall concerts legendary over the years. In many cases original band lineups perform together for the first time in years -- inductees and friends take the stage to deliver once-in-a-lifetime performances.

This ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME IN CONCERT, 2014-2017 set – features reunions, induction speeches and over 50 performances.

Among the highlights on the DVD and Blu-ray sets:

· Bruce Springsteen joining inductees E Street Band for the deep cut classic “E Street Shuffle” from the Boss’s second album, from 1973.
· Pearl Jam delivering performances of “Alive,” “Given to Fly” and “Better Man.”
· The two surviving members of Nirvana joined on stage by Lorde, Annie Clark, Kim Gordon and Joan Jett for renderings of the group’s biggest hits.
· Cat Stevens performing “Father & Son.”
· Journey performs three classics: "Separate Ways (Worlds Apart)," "Lights" and "Don't Stop Believin’.”
· Ringo Starr being welcomed into the Rock Hall with a little help from Paul McCartney.
· Original Cheap Trick drummer Bun E. Carlos joining the band for the first time in 6 years on early hits including “Surrender” and “Dream Police.”
· Five of the original members of Chicago performing on stage for the first time in 25 years.
· Features complete Hall of Fame Induction speeches including Coldplay’s Chris Martin inducting Peter Gabriel and Metallica’s Lars Ulrich inducting Deep Purple.

Also on April 24, Time Life will release the ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME IN CONCERT Digital Album Collection. Comprised of five digital releases respectively spanning the ceremonies from 2010-11, 2012-13, 2014, 2015 and 2016-7, they will contain the same live performances from the home entertainment sets, with bonus performances from Rush, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Alice Cooper, Donovan, Dr. John, Heart, The Hollies, Darlene Love, Leon Russell, Small Faces/Faces, The Stooges, Tom Waits and others.

The digital releases will be available on iTunes, Amazon and all other leading digital retailers.


DVD; Blu-ray

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