Released for the first time on DVD by Eagle Rock Entertainment on 9th August 2010
The first is a four track excerpt from a show at Brunel University in 1973, the second a longer eight track set filmed for the German TV series Rockpalast in 1974 and finally the Fusion concert from the New Victoria Theatre in London in 1976, filmed during the “Face The Music” tour. The line-ups for these shows were: Jeff Lynne (vocals, guitar), Bev Bevan (drums), Richard Tandy (keyboards), Mik Kaminski (violin), Hugh McDowell (cello), Mike De Albuquerque (bass; 1973/1974), Kelly Groucutt (bass; 1976), Mike Edwards (cello; 1973/1974), Melvyn Gale (cello; 1976).
King Of The Universe ~ Ma-Ma-Ma Belle ~ In The Hall Of The Mountain King ~ Great Balls Of Fire
Daybreaker ~ Showdown ~ Daytripper ~ Orange Blossom Special ~ Ma-Ma-Ma Belle ~ In The Hall Of The Mountain King ~ Great Balls Of Fire ~ Roll Over Beethoven
Poker ~ Nightrider ~ Showdown ~ Eldorado Overture ~ Can’t Get It Out Of My Head ~ Poor Boy (The Greenwood) ~ Illusions In G Major ~ Strange Magic ~ 10538 Overture ~ Do Ya ~ Evil Woman ~ Ma-Ma-Ma Belle ~ Roll Over Beethoven
Until next "Time" in the ELO (and related) Universe ... KJS ... 27-May-2010