'Live in London' DVD needs updating to Blueray

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'Live in London' DVD needs updating to Blueray

Postby Robocop » Fri Sep 15, 2017 7:45 am

This is a plead for the record company(Adam Cohen) to update this original DVD release and release it on Blueray.

It is and was the best of his best.

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Re: 'Live in London' DVD needs updating to Blueray

Postby jarkko » Fri Sep 15, 2017 8:37 am

I asked the tour management the same question many years ago. I was told that the the original master video footage was not in HD quality, and the picture is 4:3 instead of the new 16:9. Only later they started to film (and save) in HD.
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Re: 'Live in London' DVD needs updating to Blueray

Postby HugoD » Fri Sep 15, 2017 11:01 am

I do understand you're request for this concert in Blu ray because I (also?) think that it is much "warmer" then the "Live in Dublin" concert that was in Blu ray. I always experienced the Live in Dublin concert as a bit “cold” on the sound quality and there has been a discussion on this forum about the sterility of the sound in the Blu ray version of “Live in Dublin” . I really like the “Songs from the Road” Blu-ray version, it has warmth and depth in both sound and vision and I have always regretted that ‘Live in Dublin” didn’t match this. But as always there a may opinions and it comes down to a matter of preference.

And, of course, Jarkko is right that the master recording of “Live in London” is unfortunately not suitable for Blu-ray
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