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  • Led Zeppelin [2003] Led Zeppelin | DVD | (26/05/2003) from £21.19  |  Saving you £3.80 (15.20%)  |  RRP £24.99

    Legendary and long sought-after, this live Led Zeppelin collection is nothing less than the rock music equivalent of the Holy Grail. Quite simply, this is what all the fuss was about. Given that they were the biggest band in the world, Zeppelin were notoriously camera-shy in their heyday. Their official filmic legacy until now has been just the fascinating but flawed The Song Remains the Same. While this new set presents some previously unseen footage from the same 1973 Madison Square Garden gigs, its real wonders lie in the earlier (1970) Royal Albert Hall footage and the later Earls Court (1975) and Knebworth (1979) concerts. Everything here looks and sounds new-minted, thanks to painstaking restoration and remastering of both audio and visual sources, a Herculean labour of love on the part of co-producer Dick Carruthers working hand-in-glove with Jimmy Page. Trawling through thousands of yards of previously unseen film and unheard tape recordings--some with missing visuals, some with missing audio--Page and Carruthers have chosen only the best possible footage available. They were also at pains to make the segments segue seamlessly so that the viewer is treated to what feels like a continuous concert--just sample the transition from a grainy Super 8 "Immigrant Song" (Sydney, 1972) to "Black Dog" at MSG. Highlights? It's not hyperbole to say that every powerhouse minute of this collection (some 230 minutes of concert footage plus another hour and a half of extra DVD material) is a rare musical and visual treat. But hearing Page's violin bow work on "Dazed and Confused" in DTS or Dolby 5.1 is an experience not soon forgotten. On the DVD: Led Zeppelin two-disc set presents all the footage in pristine 4:3 picture ratio (the Madison Square Garden footage is letterboxed) with Dolby 5.1, DTS or PCM Stereo sound options. Note that the audio is uncompressed for maximum ear-shattering enjoyment. The menu screens do not pop up beforehand, but have to be selected. It's well worth doing so. Enjoy the music first, then discover that even the menus have been painstakingly designed to provide still more unseen footage and unheard recordings (some screens don't cycle round, but present another song in its entirety). Extras include rare TV appearances, interviews and bootleg footage. --Mark Walker

  • The Planets [DVD] The Planets | DVD | (18/08/2009) from £12.20  |  Saving you £-8.03 (-61.80%)  |  RRP £12.99

    Explore the edges of the unknown with this 3 disc box set. Offering a close look at Saturn Mars and Jupiter and Mercury and Venus

  • Stevie Ray Vaughan - Live At Montreaux 1982 And 1985 Stevie Ray Vaughan - Live At Montreaux 1982 And 1985 | DVD | (01/11/2004) from £13.28  |  Saving you £-3.29 (-32.90%)  |  RRP £9.99

    If you have even a passing interest in Stevie Ray Vaughan's peerless mastery of urban blues guitar, you must own Live at Montreux 1982 & 1985. Spaced almost exactly three years apart, these concerts (60 and 93 minutes, respectively) represent the Texan blues god at his fiery best, with Double Trouble (drummer Chris Layton and bassist Tommy Shannon) laying the solid foundation upon which SRV built a Fender-driven sound as fierce as it was perfectly refined. The '82 show was truly "success in disguise," because despite booing from a festival audience lulled by a day of acoustic blues, and the stunned dejection that SRV felt after persevering through a uncompromising set, this was the turning point in SRV's career, leading to post-show encounters with Jackson Browne and David Bowie, who proved instrumental in bringing Stevie's music to an appreciative global audience. When Stevie, Chris, and Tommy returned to Switzerland three years later, with organist Reese Wynans adding rich new dimension to the Double Trouble sound, the Montreux crowd was primed for a rip-snorting set, and SRV's jubilant response is a joyous thing to witness. One of SRV's favorite bluesmen, Johnny Copeland, appears for a three-song triumph in a set that's uniformly superior and ecstatically energized. Basic three-camera coverage is all you need, although guitar students--for whom this DVD is a godsend--will surely wish for more emphasis on SRV's picking and fretwork. Recording quality is superb in the Montreux tradition, with 5.1-channel remixes that surpass the original masters. A splendid 23-minute documentary features retrospective interviews with Layton, Shannon, Browne, and John Mayer, and the accompanying booklet includes a heartfelt reminiscence from Bowie. Stevie Ray may be gone, but Live at Montreux ensures that his gold-standard legacy will endure. --Jeff Shannon

  • Jean Michel Jarre - Jarre In China (2 DVDs and Live CD Album) Jean Michel Jarre - Jarre In China (2 DVDs and Live CD Album) | DVD | (06/06/2005) from £40.48  |  Saving you £-15.49 (-62.00%)  |  RRP £24.99

    In 1981 Jean Michel Jarre was invited by the Chinese government to become the first western musician to perform in the People’s Republic of China. Performing 5 concerts in Beijing and Shanghai the tour encountered numerous problems including arriving at an arena to find only one power socket and having to buy back concert tickets from stone-faced VIPs and redistribute them free to the Chinese public. October 2004 and Jarre returns to Beijing with 70 tonnes of equipment to open China’s "Year of France" cultural exchange with an outdoor concert. Choosing a picturesque location at Wumen Gate in the Forbidden City, Jarre performed with both modern and traditional Chinese Orchestras, choir, opera singers, and several guest musicians including Chen Lin, and guitarist Patrick Rondat. Jarre was prevented from performing with China’s Cui Jian whose songs were sung by student demonstrators in 1989. Filmed in high definition and presented in 5.1 DTS and Dolby Digital surround sound (both at the concert and on DVD) the complete concert is presented. It looks and sounds fantastic, in no small part due to the THX mastering, a first for a music DVD. Jarre makes extensive use of new photographic projections on giant 3D inflatable screens, the laser harp, Theremin, and midi flute. The music is varied but would have benefited from band musicians on stage as the music sounds all too similar to the recent "Aero" album apart from some Chinese instrumentation. Jarre looks lonely on stage and recounts a similar track listing from the last 8 years. Highlights include "Voyage to Beijing" as well as the essential "Souvenir of China" and a highly orchestrated "Rendez Vous 2." Straight after the concert in the Forbidden City, Jarre travels by motorbike through the audience to Tian’anmen Sqaure where he played a small number of songs to the expectant Chinese crowd. A great idea to play a second concert, but a missed opportunity to play some better tracks like "Eldorado" or "Chronologie 4." Instead of remaking Edith Piaf’s "La Foule" in Chinese, a better choice might have an adaptation of Jarre’s own "C’est La Vie." The package includes a photo gallery and commentary from the composer. The making-of documentary is the icing on the cake, showing how hands-on Jarre is with all aspects of production, from trimming some trees to the lighting design. The included live CD album doesn’t add anything for those who have already bought the Aero album. Jarre’s work deserves to be on the DVD format and this is a highly presented premiere from a special event. --Colin Neal

  • Attenborough - The Life Collection Attenborough - The Life Collection | DVD | (05/12/2005) from £42.69  |  Saving you £-7.19 (-8.00%)  |  RRP £89.99

    Sir David Attenborough's epic series 'Life' spread out over 24 discs on this amazing box set. Includes: 1. Life On Earth 2. Trials Of Life 3. Life In The Freezer 4. Private Life Of Plants 5. Life Of Birds 6. Life Of Mammals 7. Life In The Undergrowth 8. The Living Planet For information regarding individual titles please refer to the individual products.

  • British Birds Triple Pack [DVD] British Birds Triple Pack | DVD | (21/05/2018) from £6.99  |  Saving you £12.90 (64.50%)  |  RRP £19.99

    This 3 DVD set provides comprehensive coverage of birds that can be found around Britain today. This ornithological treat provides a visual guide to over 30 different birds that are native to the British Isles. This 3 DVD set is divided into six sections - Towns, parks and Gardens, Woodlands and Forests, Fields and Farmland, Lakes, Rivers and Wetlands, Mountains and Moors and Heaths and Coasts and Cliffs and provides information on each bird such as their habits and surroundings. Towns, Parks & Gardens: Song Thrush Starling Robin Blue Tit Goldfinch Woodlands & Forests: Nightingale Green Woodpecker Goldcrest Buzzard Long-eared Owl Fields & Farmland: Barn Owl Lapwing Magpie Skylark Pheasant Lakes, Rivers & Wetlands: Kingfisher Mallard Bittern Grey Heron Wigeon Mute Swan Mountains, Moors & heaths: Peregrine Raven Golden Eagle Curlew Hobby Coasts & Cliffs: Avocet Puffin Kittiwake Cormorant Gannet

  • Word's Lost Tribes Word's Lost Tribes | DVD | (01/06/2013) from £13.39  |  Saving you £15.43 (51.50%)  |  RRP £29.99

    Join extreme travellers Mark Anstice and Olly Steeds as they embark on a unique expedition into one of the most remote rainforests on earth. Their goal is to live with the remarkable Kombai tribe a rumoured cannibal tribe whose way of life hasn't changed since the Stone Age. The Kombai tribe was discovered only 25 years ago in the dense jungles of West Papua New Guinea. The tribe's lifestyle - dubbed 'stone-age' - has remained unchanged for 15 000 years. There are thought to be about 4 000 Kombai people. They are spread across approximately 250 small clans each of which speaks a different language.

  • Lion Man - Series 2 Lion Man - Series 2 | DVD | (22/09/2008) from £6.50  |  Saving you £18.01 (60.10%)  |  RRP £29.99

    Series 2 of The Lionman follows the exciting developments at the park as Zion wildlife gardens moves into phase two of their expansion plans. The park has been closed and major construction is underway to provide the animals with amazing enclosures. Along the way we also follow Craig on his adventures. He travels to South Africa to sort through the red tape in order to bring the first white lion to New Zealand. We follow him to Queenstown where he shoots an amazing international commercial with a young lion. We also tag along with Craig as he visits one of the most spiritual big cat havens in the world: a monastery in Thailand where monks live in harmony with tigers.

  • AC/DC - Plug Me In [2007] AC/DC - Plug Me In | DVD | (20/10/2007) from £20.20  |  Saving you £2.79 (12.10%)  |  RRP £22.99

    Disc 1 Tracklist: 1. High Voltage [King Of Pop Awards Australia October 1975] 2. It's A Long Way To The Top (If You Wanna Rock 'N' Roll) [Bandstand Australia February 1976] 3. School Days [St. Albans High School Australia March 1976] 4. T.N.T. [St. Albans High School Australia March 1976] 5. Live Wire [Super Pop/Rollin' Bolan London July 1976] 6. Can I Sit Next To You Girl [Super Pop/Rollin' Bolan London 7. Baby Please Don't Go [Myer Music Bowl Melbourne December 8. Hell Ain't A Bad Place To Be [Sight & Sound In Concert 9. Rocker [Sight & Sound In Concert London October 1977] 10. Rock And Roll Damnation [Apollo Theatre Glasgow April 11. Dog Eat Dog [Apollo Theatre Glasgow April 1978] 12. Let There Be Rock [Apollo Theatre Glasgow April 1978] 13. Problem Child [Rock Goes To College Colchester October 14. Sin City [Rock Goes To College Colchester October 1978] 15. Bad Boy Boogie [Rock Goes To College Colchester October 16. Highway To Hell [Countdown Holland August 1979] 17. The Jack [Countdown Holland August 1979] 18. Whole Lotta Rosie [Countdown Holland August 1979] Disc 2 Tracklist: 1. Shot Down In Flames [Nihon Seinenkan Tokyo February 1981] 2. What Do You Do For Money Honey [Nihon Seinenkan Tokyo February 1981] 3. You Shook Me All Night Long [Nihon Seinenkan Tokyo February 1981] 4. Let There Be Rock [Nihon Seinenkan Tokyo February 1981] 5. Back In Black [Capital Center Landover MD December 1981] 6. T.N.T. [Capital Center Landover MD December 1981] 7. Shoot To Thrill [The Summit Houston TX October 1983] 8. Guns For Hire [Joe Louis Arena Detroit MI November 1983] 9. Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap [Joe Louis Arena Detroit MI November 1983] 10. Flick Of The Switch [Capital Center Landover MD December 1983] 11. Bedlam In Belgium [Capital Center Landover MD December 1983] 12. Back In Black [Tushino Airfield Moscow September 1991] 13. Highway To Hell [Tushino Airfield Moscow September 1991] 14. Whole Lotta Rosie [Tushino Airfield Moscow September 1991] 15. For Those About To Rock (We Salute You) [Tushino Airfield Moscow September 1991] 16. Gone Shootin' [VH1 Studios London July 1996] 17. Hail Caesar [Entertainment Center Sydney November 1996] 18. Ballbreaker [Entertainment Center Sydney November 1996] 19. Rock And Roll Ain't Noise Pollution [Entertainment Center Sydney November 1996] 20. Hard As A Rock [Stade De France Paris June 2001] 21. Hells Bells [Stade De France Paris June 2001] 22. Ride On [Stade De France Paris June 2001] 23. Stiff Upper Lip [Circus Krone Munich June 2003] 24. Thunderstruck [Circus Krone Munich June 2003] 25. If You Want Blood (You've Got It) [Downsview Park Toronto Rocks July 2003] 26. The Jack [Downsview Park Toronto Rocks July 2003] 27. You Shook Me All Night Long [Downsview Park Toronto Rocks July 2003]

  • Iron Maiden - Death On The Road [2003] Iron Maiden - Death On The Road | DVD | (24/10/2005) from £N/A  |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)  |  RRP £21.99

    The show was filmed at the Westfalenhalle Arena Dortmund Germany during the Dance of Death European Tour in December 2003 and fully captures the magnificent stage production and electricity of the band's performance. Steve Harris once again took four months personally supervising the editing of the footage and like 'Rock In Rio' this means thousands of cuts right into the heart of the action! Tracklist: 1. Declamation 2. Wildest Dreams 3. Wrathchild 4. Can I Play With Madness 5. The Trooper 6. Dance Of Death 7. Rainmaker 8. Brave New World 9. Paschendale 10. Lord Of The Flies 11. No More Lies 12. Hallowed Be Thy Name 13. Fear Of The Dark 14. Iron Maiden 15. Journeyman 16. The Number Of The Beast 17. Run To The Hills

  • Maestro's from the Vaults - The Beatles Collection Box Set [3 DVD] Maestro's from the Vaults - The Beatles Collection Box Set | DVD | (15/10/2012) from £32.37  |  Saving you £-12.38 (-61.90%)  |  RRP £19.99

    Disc 1: The Beatles Videobiography 1962 - 1965 This is the independent critical review of the Beatles on record, on film and in concert. Drawing on rare live film from the archives this powerful re-assessment of the work of the Beatles features every major release from the birth of the band through to the final split. A leading team of rock critics and musicologists provide penetrating insights into why the music worked so well. This is the ultimate critical reference guide to the work of a band whose influence is still felt today. Disc 2: The Beatles Videobiography 1965 - 1970 Here explored are The Beatles as never seen before. With extensive archive footage and interviews, the legacy of this behemoth of mainstream culture is carefully sifted to get to the truth behind the legend. The extensive expertise of a host of music critics, journalists and industry insiders is here pooled to form a concise whole, analysing the Beatles canon with the love only The Fab Four induce, with exclusive insights from Norman Hurricane Smith, sound engineer for the band from 1962-66.. Disc 3: Rock Milestones - The Beatles Meet The Beatles Featuring rare archive performances by the Beatles performing live in the USA; this is the most powerful independent review of the album which launched the Beatles in America. By 1963 the rest of the world was gripped by Beatlemania. Only America remained unconquered. Capitol records promised manager Brian Epstein that they would make 1964 the year of the Beatles. Capitol were as good as their word. On the back of the ground breaking Ed Sullivan live appearances and the number one US album Meet the Beatles, the Beatles took America by storm. In April 1964 the Beatles occupied all five top positions on the billboard singles chart, a feat which has never been equalled. Meet the Beatles was carefully selected to introduce the band to a whole new continent and remains today a powerful record of the band emerging as world-class songwriters.

  • Yes - Symphonic - Live Yes - Symphonic - Live | DVD | (01/12/2008) from £5.99  |  Saving you £7.66 (51.10%)  |  RRP £14.99

    Drama excitement and sheer musical satisfaction are unleashed on this exhilarating performance by rock giants Yes. Original members Jon Anderson Steve Howe Chris Squire and Alan White are teamed with a superb orchestra for such classic Yes songs as 'Close To The Edge' 'Starship Trooper' and 'Roundabout'. They are among the highlights of an outstanding concert part of the unique Yes Symphonic tour of 2001. It was a long held dream that Yes would one-day tour with an orchestra. Their carefully crafted arrangements and melodic themes lend themselves to the full glory of a symphonic treatment. Crashing finales and wild extemporisation are all part of the 30 year Yes musical story - typified by such epics as 'Gates Of Delirium'. The rich variety of Yes music is complemented by the young and dynamic European Festival Orchestra conducted by Wilhelm Keitel. They play with all the enthusiasm of rock musicians during a two and a half hour show recorded live in Amsterdam. The programme includes some of the bands most memorable themes notably 'Long Distance Runaround' 'And You and I' and I've Seen All Good People'. There are also solo spots for guitar virtuoso Steve Howe and stirring versions of the band's greatest hits - 'Roundabout' and 'Owner Of A Lonely Heart'. Watch out for a shattering version of 'Starship Trooper' in which group and orchestra lock into mind-boggling groove. Tracks Include: Close To The Edge / Long Distance Runaround / Don't Go / Deeper / Gates Of Delirium / Starship Trooper / I've Seen Good People. Symphonic Live CD Tracklist: Overture Close to the Edge orchestral intro Long Distance Runaround Don't Go Starship Trooper And You and I I've Seen All Good People Owner of a Lonely Heart Roundabout

  • Dinosaurs - Inside And Out Dinosaurs - Inside And Out | DVD | (01/09/2008) from £6.99  |  Saving you £2.05 (15.80%)  |  RRP £12.99

    Vanished for 65 million years dinosaurs are making a comeback both in the lab and in the public imagination. Combining pop culture with hard science Dinosaurs: Inside And Out takes viewers on a fast-paced fun and enlightening tour of what we know about dinosaurs and what we're just finding out about how they lived. This series of four one-hour programs moves from palaeontologists working to discover fossils in the field to the reconstruction of dinosaurs and their habitats and even into the shopping mall to see how dinosaurs capture our imaginations today. Renaissance Of The Dinosaurs: Many early palaeontologists in their haste to assemble as many of the dinosaurs as possible made mistakes in reconstructing dinosaurs and their habitats. See how today's scientists consider that dinosaurs may have been a completely unique group of animals far more complex and intelligent than we had ever imagined. Land Of The Giants: Travel back to the teeming landscape of the badlands of North America during the age of the dinosaurs where sheer size was a herbivore's best defence against predators. Discover how dinosaurs used their horns thick skulls and stamping feet not only to scare off enemies but also to attract mates. The Killer Elite: Despite our modern views about dinosaurs some of these creatures have managed to maintain their monstrous reputation: the carnivores. Find out how fleet-footed raptors used their razor-like claws to gut luckless prey and why the legendary Tyrannosaurus Rex may not have been the feared attacker as was once thought. And Then There Were None: How could dinosaurs flourish for over 160 million years and then suddenly vanish? In the Yucatan Peninsula lies an intriguing clue: the shadowy remains of a huge meteorite crater. Could it be the smoking gun that extinction theorists have been looking for?

  • Metallica - S And M [1999] Metallica - S And M | DVD | (19/06/2000) from £21.19  |  Saving you £3.80 (15.20%)  |  RRP £24.99

    A 2-Disc Set covering the entire 150-minute concert plus incredible extras. Metallica never resting never ceasing to innovate or amaze returns with an extraordinary document of their concert with the San Francisco Symphony. Metallica's select favorites unfold like never before with the eloquent symphonic backing; they have never sounded more powerful or dramatic. The performance includes two new songs--""No Leaf Clover"" and ""Human."" TRACKS:: The Ecstasy of Gold The Call o

  • Melissa Etheridge - Live And Alone Melissa Etheridge - Live And Alone | DVD | (27/01/2003) from £N/A  |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)  |  RRP £11.99

    Tracklist: Come To My Window / All American Girl / Down To One / Royal Station 4/16 / I Want To Come Over / Chrome Plated Heart / The Weakness In Me / I Take You With Me / Scarecrow / No Souvenirs / You Can Sleep While I Drive / The Different / Ready To Love / Occasionally / I Want To Be In Love / Your Little Secret / Lover Please / Bring Me Some Water / I'm The Only One / Like The Way I Do / Heal Me / Please Forgive Me

  • Ultimate Country Collection Ultimate Country Collection | DVD | (24/09/2007) from £5.89  |  Saving you £11.00 (55.00%)  |  RRP £19.99

    Over 100 sensational live performances from over 50 celebrated Country artists from one of America's greatest Country TV shows. Filmed live at The Cheyenne Saloon & Opera House Orlando Florida located in the complex famously known to all Country fans as Church Street Station. Features the following artists: Barbara Fairchild Bellamy Brothers Bertie Higgins Bobby Bare Boxcar Willie Charlie Rich Connie Smith Dave Rowland Dottie West Earl Thomas Conley Ed Bruce Eddie Raven Faron Young Freddy Fender Freddy Weller Gail Davis Gary Morris Gene Watson George Jones Helen Cornelius Jeannie C Riley Jerry Lee Lewis Jimmy Dean Johnny Rodriguez Johnny Russell Kathy Mattea Lee Greenwood Leroy Van Dyke Lorrie Morgan Lou Christie Lynn Anderson Mel McDaniel Mel Tillis Merle Haggard Micky Gilley Moe Bandy Nitty Gritty Patty Loveles Porter Wagoner Razzy Bailey Rex Allen Jr Rex Allen Sr Ronny Robbins Skip Devol Stella Parton Sweethearts of the Rodeo Sylvia Tammy Wynette Tanya Tucker Terri Gibbs Tex Williams TG Shepard The Osmonds Tom T. Hall

  • Wild Africa Wild Africa | DVD | (18/07/2005) from £5.49  |  Saving you £14.50 (72.50%)  |  RRP £19.99

    Africa is the mother continent - the core from which all the other continents were torn away 270 million years ago. Since then three factors have had profound consequences on its wildlife. This mighty block of land has stayed in much the same place it stands alone and it straddles the equator. It's also been protected from crippling ice ages and destructive invasions as well as nurtured by gentle changes in climate and geology. Time is the key to the series. Influenced by climate a

  • Katie Melua On The Road Again Katie Melua On The Road Again | DVD | (04/07/2005) from £7.97  |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)  |  RRP £14.99

    The DVD Katie Melua - On The Road Again is a 2-disc set that contains live concert footage from the five-times-platinum Ms Melua. It includes a complete concert recorded at Croydon, tracks from the Royal Albert Hall, and from South Africa, plus other extras.

  • David Attenborough's Life Of Birds [1998] David Attenborough's Life Of Birds | DVD | (04/12/2000) from £6.95  |  Saving you £17.06 (56.90%)  |  RRP £29.99

    Like the albatross glimpsed in the beginning of this 10-part series The Life of Birds quickly takes flight. Sir David Attenborough hosts this unprecedented and extraordinary global look at the magnificent and often curious winged species with which we share our planet. Like the best wildlife shows, The Life of Birds offers a fresh and accessible view of creatures we may take for granted (didn't Alfred Hitchcock warn us about that?). The focus of this series is not on the different bird species, but on bird behaviour. Remarkable and awe-inspiring footage preserves the wide range of tools and techniques with which birds fly, hunt for food, attract a mate, hatch their chicks and defend themselves against predators. Attenborough pops up in the most remote, most exotic locales, with occasional comic effect: at one point, night-vision cameras capture the rare sight of the nocturnal kiwi as it forages for food on a New Zealand beach; the camera pans to reveal scant paces away our guide shining a flashlight on the nonplussed bird. --Donald Liebenson

  • Robbie Williams - What We Did Last Summer - Robbie Williams Live At Knebworth [2003] Robbie Williams - What We Did Last Summer - Robbie Williams Live At Knebworth | DVD | (24/11/2003) from £9.50  |  Saving you £-4.99 (-27.70%)  |  RRP £17.99

    What We Did Last Summer records the three August days in 2003 in which (it seemed) most of the Home Counties converged on rural Hertfordshire for Robbie Williams's record-breaking Knebworth gigs. For the 375,000 fans (or pilgrims) who endured the massive traffic jams and the sweltering heat to attend the concerts, Williams is their pop messiah--an image the star seems content to cultivate throughout the two-hour set. Opening the concert in the style of another who wowed the masses, the stage curtains fall to reveal Robbie hanging upside down like Houdini in an escapologist costume; and like that master showman, Williams manages to keep his audience spellbound too. Despite the tens of thousands at the gig, Robbie does his best to interact with the audience, utilising his charm in an almost impossible attempt to persuade the masses that he's performing individually to each and every one of them. Various items of Robbie's attire are thrown into the audience, and one good-looking female fan is pulled from the front row, an event that Mr Williams uses to his own benefit by consensually sticking his tongue down her throat. He also takes advantage of the size of the audience and the fading light, by requesting that those with cameras use them at the exact same moment. Like a galaxy of pulsating stars, the camera flashes look spectacular, an effect that could only have been witnessed at the time by those lucky enough to be on stage. Consisting mainly of greatest hits and tracks from Escapology, the show connects the familiar with the lesser-known songs. Nonetheless, despite this mix of old and new, there's a slight air of weariness about the gig. Maybe it's the plethora of other Robbie DVDs available, his sheer over-familiarity, or perhaps, as the star himself suggests, now that he's reached the pinnacle of his career he has nowhere else to go. Only time will tell whether the fans stay loyal, but this concert provides an excellent memento of Robbie on top. On the DVD: What We Did Last Summer has the two-hour gig on the first disc, presented with a choice of spectacular sound options: DTS 5.1, Dolby Digital 5.1 or Stereo. The second disc, frankly, has a paltry amount of bonus material that takes up a fraction of the potential space available. The DVD-ROM extras should also come with a health warning, particularly the PC sound effects/clips, which have the potential to test the patience of a saint. Luckily there are a number of hidden extras including Robbie's legendary live performance of "Back for Good" with former Take That bandmate Mark Owen. --John Galilee

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