RATINGS: A = must own B = buy it C= average D = yawn F = puke

Various ‎– Live At Knebworth - Parts One, Two & Three (Blu-Ray)
Eagle Rock Entertaiment

Rating: A+

On June 30, 1990 , in England’s Knebworth, the planet earth was host to one of the best rock concerts of all time!

The talent at the show is simply too much to believe.  Gathered in one place were Phil Collins, Paul McCartney, Eric Clapton, Dire Straits, Elton John, Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, Genesis and Pink Floyd.  The track listing is the top of any classic rock playlist anywhere in the world.  And there were many other acts there as well, including Cliff Richard, Tears for Fears and Status Quo.

The concert film has long been available on DVD, but now one can experience the show with current Blu-Ray technology.  The release has uncompressed stereo and DTS-HD Master Audio quality.  What this means to the common man is that this sucker looks and sounds better than ever before, maybe even better than if you were at the show!

To go any further would be a lush and gush fest.  So, I will do you a favor and not make you read that.  Well, we have to mention that Jimmy Page’s outfit made him look goofy and that Pink Floyd performing “Shine On You Crazy Diamond” is totally gush worthy.

Holy British beans, this was a great concert!

Track List:
Change - Tears For Fears
Badman’s Song - Tears For Fears
Everybody Wants to Rule the World - Tears For Fears
On the Beach - Cliff Richard & The Shadows
Good Golly Miss Molly - Cliff Richard & The Shadows
We Don’t Talk Anymore - Cliff Richard & The Shadows
In the Air Tonight - Phil Collins
Sussudio - Phil Collins
Coming Up - Paul McCartney
Birthday - Paul McCartney
Hey Jude - Paul McCartney
Can’t Buy Me Love - Paul McCartney
Whatever You Want - Status Quo
Rockin’ All Over the World - Status Quo
Dirty Water - Status Quo
In the Army Now - Status Quo
Before You Accuse Me - Eric Clapton
Tearin’ Us Apart - Eric Clapton
Solid Rock - Dire Straits
Think I Love You Too Much - Dire Straits
Money for Nothing - Dire Straits
Sacrifice - Elton John
Sad Songs (Say So Much) - Elton John
Hurting Kind - Robert Plant
Tall Cool One - Robert Plant
Wearing and Tearing (with Jimmy Page) - Robert Plant
Rock and Roll (with Jimmy Page) - Robert Plant
Mama – Genesis
Throwing It All Away – Genesis
Turn It On Again Medley: Turn It On Again / Somebody to Love / Reach Out, I’ll Be
There / Pinball Wizard / In the Midnight Hour / Turn It On Again (reprise) – Genesis
Shine On You Crazy Diamond - Pink Floyd
Run Like Hell - Pink Floyd

By Jeb Wright