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Jethro Tull – Madison Square Garden 1978 DVD

Published on November 15, 2010 By Music Mook

Back on our review of Bursting Out we mentioned that there was little to no live footage of Jethro Tull available outside of pesky trading circles. Well, we were partially right but now ever so wrong… Live at Madison Square Garden 1978 captures a smoking performance in front of a riotous New York City audience. […]

Jethro Tull – Nothing Is Easy: Live at the Isle of Wight 1970 DVD

Published on October 27, 2010 By Music Mook

Just awesome… The Isle of Wight Festival, which took place in August of 1970, was England’s answer to Woodstock. Over the course of five days it featured performances by legendary bands such as The Who, The Doors, Ten Years After, The Moody Blues, Sly & The Family Stone, Jimi Hendrix, and of course, Jethro Tull. […]

Parliament Funkadelic – The Mothership Connection Live 1976 DVD

Published on October 11, 2010 By Music Mook

Wow. Before viewing this I had only a passing interest in the very particular funk of Parliament Funkadelic. Sure, I liked some “Flashlight” now and again, but never enough to prompt a proper purchase. When I saw there was video footage of a show from 1976 I was intrigued both from a historical standpoint and […]

Muddy Waters – Classic Concerts DVD

Published on September 22, 2010 By Music Mook

Muddy Waters: Classic Concerts presents three smoking live shows from 1960, 1968, and 1977. While the footage is deeply important as a historical document of American music, especially the Newport Jazz Festival from 1960, it also serves as a stunning testament to the power that Muddy could bring to a stage with his near hypnotic […]

Jazz Icons: Wes Montgomery – Live in ’65 DVD

Published on August 26, 2010 By Music Mook

Wes Montgomery was arguably one of the greatest, most gifted and talented guitar players ever to grace history and yet, up until now, no video footage has ever been made available to the public. That has all changed with Jazz Icons: Wes Montgomery Live in ’65 and we should all be eternally grateful that some […]