One of the most popular albums of all times, Fleetwood Mac's 1977 album "RUMOURS" spent 130 weeks on the U. S. The record almost wasn't made. It has been certified for sales of 19 million albums by the RIAA. Featuring interviews with mick fleetwood, and stevie nicks, John McVie, Christine McVie, along with the studio engineers and producers, Lindsey Buckingham, "Rumours - Classic Album" tells the story of the making of this smash album.
John and christine mcvie were in the process of seperating, the relationship of Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks was on the fritz, and the turmoil between the five members was high. Featuring the smash hits "dreams", "you make loving fun", and "go your own way", "don't Stop", along with oft-heard tracks "Songbird", "The Chain", and "Gold Dust Woman" Fleetwood Mac's "RUMOURS" is a Classic Album.
These emotions were channeled into the songwriting process in Sausalito, California that became "RUMOURS". Shrink-wrapped. Billboard album chart and won the Album of the Year award at the 1978 Grammy Awards.
The Dance - Fleetwood Mac
The reformed band includes Stevie Nicks, Lindsey Buckingham, John and Christine McVie and Mick Fleetwood. To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the best selling 'Rumours' album, Fleetwood Mac decided to reform to record an album, embark on a national tour and film an MTV Special appearance. Shrink-wrapped.
Classic Albums: Steely Dan - Aja
Steely danÂ’s aja has proved to be one of the most outstanding jazz-rock albums in the history of popular music. Billboard chart, spending a year in the Top 40 there and also reaching number 5 in the U. K. Shrink-wrapped. Pioneering pop/jazz band steely dan, formed by Donald Fagen and Walter Becker in the early 70Â’s, had already secured five U.
S top 40 albums before the release of Aja in 1977. Aja was the first british top 10 hit for Steely Dan and was also the first album by Becker and Fagen as a duo. Aja, was to prove to be the biggest selling album of Steely DanÂ’s illustrious career, however, reaching Number 3 in the U. S. Michael mcdonald, later of the doobie brothers, the late British musician Ian Dury, who did guest backing vocals on Aja, record producer Gary Katz, and the legendary session musicians who worked on Aja, also contribute to this fascinating documentary.
Shrink-wrapped. This is a vivid portrait of a 70Â’s record that is still as fresh and as memorable more than two decades after its release, a true Classic Album. Becker and fagen, but rewarded by a prestigious grammy awardÂ® and three major hit singles, recall the history of an album that was a year in the making, Peg, renowned for their relentless perfectionism in the recording studio, Deacon Blues and Josie.
Classic Albums: The Making of The Dark Side of the Moon
Shrink-wrapped. Condition: New. Color; dolby; dVD; NTSC. Format: DVD. Shrink-wrapped. Imagine original members roger waters, david gilmour, nick mason & richard wright behind the soundboard telling you all the stories about recording the biggest and best selling catalog album of all time.
Tom Petty - Classic Albums: Damn the Torpedoes
Color; dolby; dVD; NTSC. The latest addition to eagle's critically acclaimed and highly successful Classic Albums series is Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers 1979 breakthrough album "Damn The Torpedoes". Format: DVD. Damn the torpedoes" has stood the test of time as one of the great American rock albums of its era and is a worthy addition to the Classic Albums series.
Shrink-wrapped. The dvd features newly filmed contributions from the band members tom Petty, Mike Campbell, Benmont Tench, Ron Blair and Stan Lynch along with co-producer Jimmy Iovine and engineer Shelly Yakus as they analyze the tracks from the original multi-track tapes and through new and archive performances.
. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Condition: New. Bonus features: over 40 minutes of additional interviews, archive footage and new demonstrations not included in the broadcast version. The band's third album defined their musical style and took them into the mainstream hitting No. 2 on the us charts and spawning the top 10 single "Don't Do Me Like That".
Classic Albums: The Doors - The Doors
The story behind "moonlight drive", which was cut from the album and later appeared in a different arrangement on the second album "Strange Days". The three surviving members of the doors: ray manzarek, robby krieger and John Densmore are all featured in new interviews along with original engineer Bruce Botnick, musicians Henry Rollins and Perry Farrell and executives Billy James Columbia Records and Jac Holzman Elektra Records plus many more.
Format: DVD. Condition: New. What emerges is the extraordinary story of the creation of a masterpiece. Shrink-wrapped. New instrumental demonstrations of songs from the album with Robby Krieger playing slide and flamenco guitar, Ray Manzarek performing the solo from "Light My Fire" and John Densmore showing his drum techniques.
Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. The doors eponymous first album is universally regarded as their finest achievement and as one of the greatest debut albums in the history of rock music making it a worthy addition to the acclaimed Classic Albums series. Bonus features * additional & extended interview material not included in the broadcast version.
Track listing: features excerpts from: break on through to the other side - the crystal Ship - Back Door Man - Soul Kitchen - Alabama Song Whisky Bar - Light My Fire - End Of The Night - The End - and more.
Classic Albums: Elton John - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
Condition: New. There are contributions from musicians davey johnstone, david hentschel engineer, del newman orchestral arranger along with comments from sir tim rice, nigel olsson, gus dudgeon producer, paul gambaccini and others. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Color; dolby; dVD; NTSC.
Format: DVD. Shrink-wrapped. Exclusive interviews with elton john as well as songwriting partner bernie taupin.
Fleetwood Mac - Live in Boston 2 DVD + 1 CD
This special 2 dvd/1 cd package is Fleetwood Mac's first U. S. A 60 minute version of this concert will be airing on PBS' Soundstage n Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Condition: New. Live album in 24 years! the package includes many of their greatest hits as well as songs from their most recent album. Shrink-wrapped.
Format: DVD. Color; dolby; dVD; NTSC. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD.
Pet Sounds Classic Album
Condition: New. While the rest of the band were out on tour, Brian Wilson worked in the studio creating multi-layered compositions with painstaking attention to detail utilizing orchestration, sound effects and unusual instruments. In the uk the album was immediately acclaimed and commercially successful, peaking at No.
2 in the albums chart and remaining in the Top 10 for 6 months. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Pet sounds was recorded in late 1965 and early 1966, about a year after Brian Wilson had withdrawn from playing live with The Beach Boys in order to concentrate on composing and studio work.
Color; dolby; dVD; NTSC. The new direction of the music caused some consternation within the group and the program explores the band's relationship at this time as well as the creation of the music through interviews with all the surviving Beach Boys and others involved in the creation of the album. The latest addition to the acclaimed & award winning Classic Albums series tells the story behind the making of The Beach Boys ground breaking album Pet Sounds, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year.
Format: DVD. Pet sounds is now universally regarded as one of the finest albums of the sixties and thoroughly merits its place in the Classic Albums series. Featured songs:cuts from many of the pet sounds album tracks including god only knows, Sloop John B, Wouldn't It Be Nice, I Know There's An Answer, Let's Go Away For A While and I Just Wasn't Made For These Times.
Queen: The Making of A Night at the Opera
Interviews and guest commentary by guitarists joe perry aerosmith, Nuno Bettencourt Extreme, Ian Hunter Mott The Hoople and many more. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. Drum and acoustic demonstrations of i ’m in love With My Car from Roger Taylor. Archival performance and interview footage with late lead singer Freddie Mercury.
Commentary by original producer Roy Thomas Baker. Shrink-wrapped. Color; dolby; dVD; NTSC. Brand new interviews with guitarist Brian May and drummer Roger Taylor. Released in 1975, this was not only the band’s first platinum album, but also the one that catapulted them into the spotlight as one of the biggest rock acts in the world.
Format: DVD. Shrink-wrapped. Condition: New. Analysis of the recording process of all12 tracks on the album. Shrink-wrapped. If ever there was an album worthy of inclusion in Eagle Vision’s Classic Albums series it is Queen’s breakout release A Night At The Opera. Now for the first time, fans are offered an in-depth look at one of rock music’s seminal records with the Classic Albums DVD Queen — The Making Of A Night At The Opera.
New acoustic performances of ’39 and love of My Life by Brian May.
Cream: Disraeli Gears
Shrink-wrapped. Powered by hits such as "strange brew" and "sunshine of Your Love", Cream's second album, moved the band beyond the blues into hard-driving, Disraeli Gears, psychedelic pop. The band remains a huge influence on the genre even to this day. Shrink-wrapped. Also included on the DVD are acoustic performances, original studio tracks and archival live footage.
Factory sealed DVD. Cream was rock's first true "super group". Shrink-wrapped. This was the album that not only broke the group in the United States but also established Clapton as an international superstar. This addition of disraeli gears to the acclaimed classic Albums series features brand new interviews with Clapton, Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun, Baker and Bruce, along with lyricist Pete Brown, John Mayall and Manfred Mann.
Shrink-wrapped. Condition: New. Combining the extraordinary talents of Eric Clapton, Ginger Baker, and Jack Bruce, this power trio became the template for many hard rock acts of the seventies. Color; dolby; dVD; NTSC. Shrink-wrapped. Format: DVD.