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Bachman & Turner: Live at Roseland Ballroom, NYC Blu-ray Review

Posted June 14th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Bachman & Turner: Live at Roseland Ballroom, NYC Blu-ray Review

These 70s classic rock icons returned with a new album in 2009 and toured, which is captured in this lackluster Blu-ray from Eagle Rock.

Chicago in Chicago Blu-ray Review

Posted June 4th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Chicago in Chicago Blu-ray Review

Chicago in Chicago may have a tantalizing title, but the show’s general lack of energy, lackluster audio, and predictable set list may disappoint longtime fans.

The Raconteurs: Live at Montreux 2008 Blu-ray Review

Posted May 25th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

The Raconteurs: Live at Montreux 2008 Blu-ray Review

The raw, bluesy, energetic riff-rock of supergroup The Raconteurs is captured live at Montreux in 2008 and served up on Blu-ray with high-res 96/24 audio. Crank it up rock lovers, this show is not to be missed.

Simply Red: Live at Montreux 2003 Blu-ray Review

Posted May 24th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Simply Red: Live at Montreux 2003 Blu-ray Review

This Brit-soul band has been pumping out the silky smooth rhythms for over 25-years, and this Montreux performance from 2003, captured in high definition, is a perfect opportunity to catch them in their element.

Madonna: Truth or Dare Blu-ray Review

Posted March 29th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Madonna: Truth or Dare Blu-ray Review

Madonna’s classic concert film/documentary, Truth or Dare, strikes a pose on Blu-ray, poised to show the Lady Gagas of the world how it’s truly done.

Phil Collins: Live at Montreux 2004 Blu-ray Review

Posted March 13th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Phil Collins: Live at Montreux 2004 Blu-ray Review

This concert offers a good live run through Phil Collins’ numerous hits for anyone who’s a fan of his work.

Dinosaur Jr.: Bug Live at 9:30 Club — In the Hands of the Fans Blu-ray Review

Posted March 7th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Dinosaur Jr.: Bug Live at 9:30 Club — In the Hands of the Fans Blu-ray Review

Poor audio and video hamper this live performance of Dinosaur Jr.’s classic album Bug from MVD Visual.

The B-52s: With the Wild Crowd — Live in Athens, GA Blu-ray Review

Posted March 2nd, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

The B-52s: With the Wild Crowd — Live in Athens, GA Blu-ray Review

The B-52s keep the party alive with their unusual brand of rock and roll in this 34th anniversary concert from Athens, GA captured in high definition on Valentine’s Day, 2011.

Al Di Meola: Morocco Fantasia: World Sinfonia Live Blu-ray Review

Posted February 13th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Al Di Meola: Morocco Fantasia: World Sinfonia Live Blu-ray Review

A superb live performance by guitarist/composer Al Di Meola from 2009′s Mawazine Festival in Rabat, Morocco with reference quality sound is marred on Blu-ray only by a subpar video encoding up-scaled from standard definition.

Santana: Live at Montreux 2011 Blu-ray Review

Posted February 10th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Santana: Live at Montreux 2011 Blu-ray Review

Carlos Santana proves baby boomers can still rock out in this electrifying 2011 Montreux appearance caught in splendid 1080i HD from Eagle Rock.