Wishbone Ash - Phoenix Rising - Classic Ash: Then & Now (2004)
DVD5 | Video: PAL 720x576 (16:9) | Audio: DD 5.1, DTS 5.1, Dolby AC3 2.0 | 4.4 Gb | Scans | Time: 87 mins
Genre: Classic Rock, Hard Rock, Prog Related | Label: Classic Rock Legends Ltd. | Cat.?: CRL1533
Phoenix Rising is a historical look at Wishbone Ash from it's beginnings to the present. This long awaited DVD will give the causal listener and the true believer insight into what has made this one of the most unique bands of our time. The players may have changed over the years, but the musical integrity laid down by the founding fathers lives faithfully on today.
1. Vas Dis (BBC 1971, previously unreleased)
2. The King Will Come (London 2003, previously unreleased)
3. Blowin' Free (ABC 1972, previously unreleased)
4. Phoenix (London 2003, previously released on Guitar Legends DVD)
5. Warrior (USA 1973, previously unreleased)
6. Cosmic Jazz (Bristol 1989)
7. Living Proof (London 2003)
8. Jailbait (BBC 1971, previously unreleased)
9. Wings of Desire (London 2003, previously unreleased)
10. Why Don't We (Bristol 1989)
11. Ballad of the Beacon (London 2003, previously unreleased)
12. Real Guitars Have Wings (Bristol 1989)
13. Blowin Free (London 2003, previously unreleased)
14. Bad Weather Blues (London 2003, previously unreleased)
15. Where Were You Tomorrow (USA 1973, previously unreleased)
• Martin Turner - vocals, bass
• Andy Powell - guitar, vocals
• Ted Turner - guitar, vocals
• Steve Upton - drums
1971, 1972, 1973 & 1989:
• Andy Powell - Lead Guitar, Vocals
• Ray Weston - Drums
• Bob Skeat - Bass Guitar, Backing Vocals
• Bob Granfelt - Lead Guitar, Vocals
Here it is at last, the living proof of just how good Wishbone Ash were in concert...and how good they still are today.
This superb set includes rare and unseen footage, much of it never released on DVD featuring Wishbone Ash in concert from the earliest recorded appearances by the original line up in 1971, right up to the unreleased material from the legendary London show in 2003.
All of the classic cuts are featured including material from Australia, Europe and the UK. Also included is the much-requested Old Grey Whistle Test set from the BBC and rare concert footage of Ash live from ABC Australia. This is the definitive guide to the powerful and enduring phenomenon of Wishbone Ash live in concert.