added: 5 May 2014 // by: Music-News.com Newsdesk
Eagle Rock Entertainment are proud to announce the release of "Back to Front - Live in London" from Peter Gabriel on 23 June 2014.
Simultaneously made available on DVD, Blu-ray and DVD / Blu-ray Deluxe Editions this release captures the complete live performance of the 'So' album from start to finish, and includes the classics: 'Sledgehammer', 'Solsbury Hill', 'Don't Give Up', 'Shock The Monkey', 'Big Time', 'Digging In The Dirt', 'Mercy Street', 'No Self Control', 'In Your Eyes', 'Biko' and many more.
The DVD / Blu-ray Deluxe Editions offer up a 60 page hardback photobook which includes a second disc containing the theatrical version of 'Back To Front' featuring additional interviews and montage versions of 'Solsbury Hill' and 'Sledgehammer' utilizing footage from live shows across the years. The Deluxe Editions also contain a double CD of the complete 'Back To Front' show.
This spectacular live concert, filmed at London's O2 using the latest Ultra High Definition 4K technology, captures Peter Gabriel's celebration of the 25th anniversary of his landmark album 'So'.
To mark the event Gabriel reunited his original 'So' touring band from 1986/87 and for the very first time fans saw them play the multi-platinum selling album in its entirety. As a bonus, we include 'The Visual Approach', a fascinating feature on the creation of the live show, the track 'This Is The Picture' as filmed by fans on the night and a montage version of 'In Your Eyes'.
1) Daddy Long Legs 2) Come Talk To Me 3) Shock The Monkey 4) Family Snapshot 5) Digging In The Dirt 6) Secret World 7) The Family And The Fishing Net 8) No Self Control 9) Solsbury Hill 10) Show Yourself 11) Red Rain 12) Sledgehammer 13) Don't Give Up 14) That Voice Again 15) Mercy Street 16) Big Time 17) We Do What We're Told (Milgram's 37) 18) This Is The Picture (Excellent Birds) 19) In Your Eyes 20) The Tower That Ate People 21) Biko
Whilst the core of the performance is the 'So' album, there is so much more to the concert with unfinished, previously unreleased and re-imagined songs sitting effortlessly alongside classic hits reflecting what a multi-dimensional artist Peter Gabriel is. With innovative lighting and staging, 'Back To Front ' Live In London' offers a visual and narrative feast that puts the viewer inside a concert like never before.