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Best of the 80s 31 Available Shows

  • Live In Sydney

    Culture Club

    Year: 1983

    Runtime: 1 hr 13 min

    Culture Club were one of the most successful British acts of the eighties and this concert from Australia captures them at the height of their fame in 1984, at which point their album Colour By Numbers had reached the No.1 spot in over fifty countries and racked up sales in the millions. Performing hit after hit in front of a wildly enthusiastic audience, this program perfectly captures the sheer spectacle and excitement of Culture Club live.

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  • Live at Soundstage

    Reo Speedwagon

    Year: 2000

    Runtime: 1 hr 33 min

    REO SPEEDWAGON LIVE IN THE HEARTLAND presents Kevin Cronin (lead vocals, guitar), Bruce Hall (bass), Neal Doughty (keyboards), Dave Amato (lead guitar) and Bryan Hitt (drums) performing a full-throttle, 16-song set that spans the band's celebrated 35-year career from the Number 1 charting "Keep On Loving You" and "Can't Fight This Feeling" to hits from their most recent album release Find Your Own Way Home.

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  • Confessions Tour

    Madonna

    Year: 2007

    Runtime: 2 hr 1 min

    The Confessions Tour, filmed at London's Wembley Arena during her worldwide sold-out 25-city Confessions Tour (2006's top-grossing tour world-wide), features songs from throughout the dance diva's career but largely focuses on Confessions On A Dance Floor.

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  • Beyond the Lighted Stage

    Rush

    Year: 2010

    Runtime: 1 hr 47 min

    Banger Films in association with Anthem Entertainment and Zoe Vision proudly announce the feature length release of the documentary film “Rush: Beyond The Lighted Stage.” Directors Sam Dunn and Scot McFadyen (“Metal: A Headbanger’s Journey,” “Iron Maiden: Flight 666”) embark on a comprehensive exploration of this extraordinary power trio, from their early days in Toronto, through each of their landmark albums, to the present day.

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  • Live at Shepherds Bush Empire

    Mike And The Mechanics

    Year: 2005

    Runtime: 57 min

    Mike & The Mechanics was formed in 1985 by Mike Rutherford of Genesis as a separate project to run alongside his work with Phil Collins and Tony Banks. They released their eponymous debut album the same year featuring vocals from both Paul Carrack (ex of Ace) and Paul Young (ex of Sad Caf) and had an immediate hit with Silent Running. In 2004 the band reunited for the first time since the sad death of Paul Young in 2000 and released a new studio album Rewired. With Paul Carrack now handling all the lead vocals they went out on the road across Europe, culminating in this outstanding performance at Londons Shepherds Bush Empire.The show features four tracks from the new album, tracks from all their other albums and a greatest hits list that includes such classics as Silent Runing, Another Cup Of Coffee, Beggar On A Beach Of Gold, Over My Shoulder, Word Of Mouth and of course The Living Years.

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  • Live at Montreux

    Talk Talk

    Year: 1985

    Runtime: 1 hr 27 min

    Talk Talk were one of the most innovative and original British bands of the eighties. They enjoyed a string of successful albums and singles both in the UK and right across Europe. 1986 was the band's only appearance at Montreux and caught them at the height of their success. With a set list packed with hit singles and lead singer / main songwriter Mark Hollis' charismatic performance they delivered an outstanding concert that draws a great response from the packed Swiss crowd.

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  • With The Wild Crowd: Live in Athens, GA

    The B52s

    Year: 2012

    Runtime: 1 hr 37 min

    The B-52s performed their first ever gig in February 1977. 34 years later, on Valentine’s Day 2011, they returned to their home town of Athens, Georgia to celebrate with this brilliant live show. Wig-wearing, boa-draped, glitter-covered fans came to join in and saw the band deliver a sizzling 90 minute set that turned Athens’ Classic Center into a cosmic dancehall. A B-52s live show is always the best party in town, yet here in front of their home crowd they even managed to turn it up a notch further. Packed with all their fan’s favorites, this is high spirited good time rock ‘n’ roll packed with great tunes, wild romance, blood pumping grooves and a lot of fun!

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  • Certifiable

    The Police

    Year: 2008

    Runtime: 1 hr 49 min

    Filmed in Buenos Aires during the record-breaking 30th Anniversary World Tour, 'Certifiable' is the culmination of the phenomenal reunion of The Police. With a set list that reads like the ultimate Police greatest hits show, the legendary trio perform all their classic tracks including 'Roxanne', 'Every Breath You Take', 'Don't Stand So Close To Me' and 'Message In A Bottle'.

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  • Live At The Lokerse Feesten 2000

    Marc Almond

    Year: 1999

    Runtime: 1 hr 12 min

    Marc Almond shot to prominence in 1981 as the front man and face of the synth pop duo Soft Cell when their dance-orientated debut single, Tainted Love became a major hit worldwide. This film captures him in excellent form during his 2000 European Tour filmed at The Lokerse Feesten in Belgium.

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  • Live on Soundstage

    Blondie

    Year: 2006

    Runtime: 56 min

    Inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2006, Blondie is still putting out new music and rocking out for fans everywhere! Debbie Harry and her band bring their mix of pop, rock and punk sounds to Soundstage, performing hits such as “The Tide is High”, “One Way or Another”, and “Heart of Glass” in an electrifying concert.

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  • Live From London

    Magnum

    Year: 1984

    Runtime: 60 min

    Stalwarts of the British rock scene, Magnum’s performance at the Camden Palace in 1985 coincided with the release of their breakthrough album “On A Storyteller’s Night”. The album subsequently went gold and this concert, recorded as part of the “Live From London” series, was one of the first times audiences were treated to many of the tracks live. Featuring On A Storyteller’s Night, Les Morts Dansant, Just Like An Arrow and All England’s Eyes this concert is the perfect snapshot of a band in their prime.

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  • Live at The Sydney Entertainment Centre

    Hall & Oates

    Year: 2012

    Runtime: 1 hr 29 min

    When Daryl Hall and John Oates took to the stage at Sydney’s Entertainment Centre as the iconic bass line of ‘Maneater’ began to play, the fans knew they were in for a treat. This duo may have been opening concerts with that irresistibly smooth number for years, but it never seems to lose its magic, and the crowd – an eclectic mix of teens and baby boomers alike – lapped it up. Daryl Hall and John Oates wisely reunited a few years ago after a string of solo projects, and although Oates no longer sports his signature ‘tache, they put on the kind of show that makes it hard to believe they even considered going their separate ways. Earworms like ‘I Can’t Go For That’, ‘Out Of Touch’ and ‘Kiss On My List’ were surefire reminders that these guys are absolute hit machines, and their catchy synth-soul classics probably deserve to permeate the airwaves as much today as they did decades ago. These Philly crooners still have it in bucket-loads, so this show should have everyone from diehard Daryl Hall and John Oates fans to kids of the 80's groovin’ along in no time."

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  • Rockin' Down the Highway: The Wildlife Concert

    The Doobie Brothers

    Year: 1995

    Runtime: 1 hr 49 min

    This historic live concert event unites the three lead vocalists of The Doobie Brothers for a special greatest hits performance including brand new music, exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes footage.

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  • Epitaph

    Judas Priest

    Year: 2012

    Runtime: 2 hr 22 min

    On May 26, 2012, Judas Priest wrapped up their epic "Epitaph" world tour with a storming set at London's Hammersmith Apollo. The band, having announced that this would be their final large-scale world tour, celebrated their last and possibly final show with an incredible career-spanning set list that brought down the house. In addition to performing all their classics “Breaking The Law”, “Living After Midnight” and “You’ve Got Another Thing Coming” the Priest dug deep into their catalog, performing at least one song from each of their albums, which rounded off their 23-song set list. Epitaph captures Priest’s electrifying over the top metal onslaught and is proof they are still at the top of their game after 40 years of headbanging.

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  • Made In Japan

    Whitesnake

    Year: 2011

    Runtime: 1 hr 14 min

    Multi-platinum rock band Whitesnake filmed their show when they headlined the Loud Park festival on October 15th 2011 at Saitama Super Arena, Tokyo, in Japan during their Forevermore World Tour. Now fans can relive the irresistible magic of Whitesnake in concert any time their heart & loins may desire! The Forevermore songs alone are worth the price of admission, not forgetting the classic Whitesnake songs, "Is This Love," "Still Of The Night" and "Here I Go Again," all performed at the height of their musical powers. It's all here. This is what Whitesnake fans, old & new, have been clamoring for. An amazing night to remember and to share with all the fans! Highlights include blistering guitar work from the band's six string guitar slingers, Doug Aldrich and Reb Beach & the earth-shaking rhythm section, The Wrecking Crew featuring Michael Devin (bass) and Briian Tichy (drums), who anchor the deep and dirty foundation of Whitesnake. The band is accompanied by the swirling sonic tapestries of special guest keyboardist Brian Ruedy, and of course, the chest beating, seductive vocals of front man and founder, David Coverdale.

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  • Exit...Stage Left

    Rush

    Year: 1980

    Runtime: 59 min

    Rush live in Montreal performing top hits like "Tom Sawyer," "Limelight," "Xanadu," "Closer to the Heart," "In the Mood," and more.

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  • Rocks Donington

    Aerosmith

    Year: 2014

    Runtime: 1 hr 45 min

    Aerosmith Rocks Donington is much more than just a great gig. It is a lasting document of the powerful and explosive bond that these five men - Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Brad Whitford, Tom Hamilton, and Joey Kramer - have made with each other and with fans of rock 'n' roll everywhere. The film captures Aerosmith headlining the massive Download Festival at Donington Park with all their attitude and talent-drenched beauty as they deliver a blistering set of their greatest hits. It is a true once-in-a-lifetime rock 'n' roll experience to treasure and remember forever.

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  • Falling In Between

    Toto

    Year: 2007

    Runtime: 1 hr 53 min

    Toto were formed in LA in the late 70s by a group of friends who were all much in demand session musicians. They went on to epitomise the classic American pop/rock sound of the 80s and 90s with hit albums and singles including Hold The Line, Africa, I'll Be Over You and the multi-Grammy winning worldwide hit Rosanna. This concert was recorded at Le Zenith in Paris in March 2007 in front of a wildly enthusiastic sell-out crowd. It captures the band rocking at their hardest and most powerful and giving a new life to all their best loved tracks.

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  • 35th Anniversary Tour: Live in Poland

    Toto

    Year: 2012

    Runtime: 2 hr 10 min

    This spectacular live concert sees Toto celebrating their 35th Anniversary at the Atlas Arena in Lodz, Poland during their 2013 World Tour. The show epitomises the combination of craft, heart and drive that has been Toto’s trademark throughout their career in a set packed with hits and classic album tracks. The individual band members have played on many of the best known and most successful records in history but when they come together as Toto they create music that is uniquely special. This is Toto at their very best.

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  • Twelve Deadly Cyns...and Then Some

    Cyndi Lauper

    Year: 2002

    Runtime: 1 hr 16 min

    Twelve Deadly Cyns...And Then Some contains 14 of Cyndi Lauper's most memorable and iconic videos, including Girls Just Want To Have Fun, Time After Time" and Change Of Heart. A bonus interview with Cyndi from Coney Island is also included.

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  • Live at Last

    Cyndi Lauper

    Year: 2003

    Runtime: 1 hr 45 min

    Twenty years after She's So Unusual made her an icon, Cyndi Lauper’s Live...At Last captures an intimate night at New York's Town Hall in 2004, featuring dramatically reworked renditions of her hits from "Girls Just Want To Have Fun" to "True Colors."

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  • A Diamond In The Mind

    Duran Duran

    Year: 2011

    Runtime: 1 hr 35 min

    Filmed at the MEN Arena in Manchester on December 16th 2011, this stunning Duran Duran live show is the perfect combination of great music, amazing visuals and iconic style which has been the band’s trademark throughout their career. Following the release of their acclaimed “All You Need Is Now” album, this concert combines new songs from that release with their classic hits. Whether in the studio or the live arena, Duran Duran are masters of their craft and this latest concert bursts with energy and oozes class in the way that only they can.

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  • Requiem: Live in Lokerse Festival

    Killing Joke

    Year: 2002

    Runtime: 1 hr 12 min

    Heavy and slow, Killing Joke [at least early in their career] was a quasi-metal band dancing to a tune of doom and gloom. They eventually became less heavy and more arty [more danceable even] but early on they made some urgent slabs of molten dynamite that oozed with the power of thick guitars, thudding drums, and over-the-top singing. This DVD and CD set features footage and recordings captured live on stage at the Lokerse Festivalin the Summer of 2003)

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  • Friday the Thirteenth

    The Stranglers

    Year: 1996

    Runtime: 58 min

    Probably the most enduring band of the UK punk/new wave era, the legendary Stranglers perform live at Londons spectacular Royal Albert Hall. Accompanied by The Electra Strings

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  • Rio '88

    Tina Turner

    Year: 1987

    Runtime: 1 hr 15 min

    Captured in front of a euphoric crowd during the height of her 1980's revival, Tina Turner takes Rio by storm. Featuring a number of Turner hits, including "Private Dancer", "We Don't Need Another Hero" and "What's Love Got To Do With It", "Rio `88" captures Tina at her best supporting her "Break Every Rule" album.

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  • Live in Athens 1987

    Peter Gabriel

    Year: 1986

    Runtime: 1 hr 57 min

    In October of 1987, after many months on the road, it was in the elevated surroundings of the hillside open-air theatre at Lycabettus overlooking Athens, that the "So" tour came to a climactic close. The three nights were filmed in what was the first-ever Peter Gabriel concert to be committed to film. As a concert film, it was brilliantly shot and has now been equally brilliantly remastered, a crystal-clear record of Gabriel and band in their mid-80s pomp. The viewer is placed right in the heart of the action all the way, from the band's synchronized choreography on opening number "This Is The Picture", right through to the skin-pricking closer "Biko". In between, we're lost in music, spellbound by the spectacle, totally absorbed by the imperfection-free tightness of a band that's been on the road for so long.

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  • Tour of The Universe

    Depeche Mode

    Year: 2011

    Runtime: 1 hr 60 min

    Playing 102 shows in 40 countries, Depeche Mode's acclaimed Tour Of The Universe saw Dave Gahan, Martin Gore and Andrew 'Fletch' Fletcher performing to over 2.7 million people.

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  • Front and Center Presents Cyndi Lauper

    Cyndi Lauper

    Year: 2014

    Runtime: 55 min

    The release of She’s So Unusual in 1984, catapulted Cyndi Lauper to the top of the charts and established her as a household name. She became the first woman to record four Top 10 singles on a debut album; “Girls Just Want to Have Fun,” “Time After Time,” “All Through the Night” and “She-Bop.” With her iconic four-octave voice, Cyndi celebrates the 30th Anniversary of the Grammy-winning smash debut album with Front and Center. Recorded from New York City’s Highline Ballroom, the performance marks the first time Lauper has ever performed the album from start to finish.

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  • In Concert

    Cinderella

    Year: 2009

    Runtime: 1 hr 22 min

    Filmed at the height of the band's popularity during the Heartbreak Station Tour in 1991, this spectacular performance includes all of their biggest hits including Night Songs, Don't Know What You Got Till It's Gone, Nobody's Fool, Shelter Me and more!

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  • 2001

    Journey

    Year: 2000

    Runtime: 1 hr 46 min

    Journey 2001 rocks with classic performances of their greatest hits, as well as songs from the "Arrival" album. Filmed in Las Vegas in December of 2000, the band roars back onto the stage in fantastic form.

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  • Sticky and Sweet Tour

    Madonna

    Year: 2010

    Runtime: 2 hr 5 min

    Filmed in Buenos Aires, over four days to a crowd exceeding 256,000 fans, the concert also includes a show stopping moment when Madonna performs a historic "Don't Cry For Me Argentina" to a thunderous audience response from her Argentine fans. Sticky & Sweet Tour tour includes several hits from the multi-Grammy winner's album "Hard Candy" which debuted at No.1 in 37 countries.

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