The Firm

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August 3, 2016 at 1:10 pm Quote #53954


Are there any new super clear Firm Live DVDs? My Hammersmith and MTV Special are pretty grainy or blurry. Just wondering if any better quality has surfaced…..i know there’s much improved Bad Co DKRC with a time stamp, so I was hoping that might be true for the Firm…..thanks

August 6, 2016 at 12:13 pm Quote #53959


Mmmm, I don’t know about super clear but there is a DVD9 of the Hammersmith show titled “Joining Forces” which is meant to be an improvement on previous releases. There’s plenty of bonus footage on there too, including the MTV Special. If it’s of any interest, drop me a PM.

Here’s a link to the full show (from the Joining Forces DVD) and also the info file.

Artist: The Firm
Date: December 9th, 1984 + bonus dates
Location: London, England
Venue: Hammersmith Odeon
Label: AMS
Title: Joining Forces
Total Running Time: 232 minutes approximately (all videos)

Menu: Yes
Chapters: Yes
Source: Pre-broadcast pro shot (concert) & TV recordings (bonuses)
Artwork: Yes
DVD Size: 7.84 GB

Format: NTSC
Color/B&W: Color
Type: Pro Shot
Resolution: 720 x 480
Aspect: 4:3
Frame Rate: 29.97 fps
Bitrate: 7500 kbps
Codec: MPEG-2

Sample Rate: 48 kHz
Bitrate: 448 kbps
Codec: AC3
Channels: 2
Streams: 1

01. Closer
02. City Sirens
03. Make Or Break
05. Morning After
06. Together
07. Cadillac
08. Prelude
09. Money Can’t Buy
10. Radioactive
11. Live In Peace
12. Midnight Moonlight
13. You’ve Lost That Loving Feeling
14. bass solo
15. The Chase
16. guitar solo
17. drum solo
18. Someone To Love
19. Full Circle
20. Boogie Mama
21. Everybody Needs Someone To Love

Bonus Materials:
23. Old Grey Whistle Test (1984)
24. Hammersmith Odeon (1984 backstage)
25. Hammersmith Odeon (1984 MTV edit)
26. Entertainment Tonight (1985)
27. These Arms Of Mine (1985 promo)
28. Les Paul Birthday Party (1985)
29. Five From The Firm MTV Special (1986)
30. Jimmy Page (1986 interview)
31. Page With The Beach Boys (1986-07-04)


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