David Gilmour – Live In Gdańsk. – 5 Disc box set stock available from october 31
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David Gilmour – Live In Gdańsk
5 DISC BOX SET STOCK AVAILABLE FROM OCTOBER 31ST!
If you’ve been following the saga of the hard-to-get 5-disc deluxe box set
version of ‘Live In Gdañsk’, the latest is that the manufacturers have
promised that the box set will be available for retailers from Friday
Here’s what the box contains to make it a sought-after item:
2 CDs of the ‘Live In Gdansk’ concert. 13 tracks performed with an
orchestra including the whole ‘On An Island’ album, ‘A Great Day For
Freedom’, ‘High Hopes’, and ‘Comfortably Numb’, plus other classics; a
total of 148 minutes of the show across 2 CDs. 115-min. DVD of the
orchestral tracks plus ‘Echoes’ and ‘Astronomy Domine’ and a 37-minute
DVD of other performances from the Mermaid Theatre, Abbey Road and the AOL
Sessions, plus new ‘Barn Jam’ recordings, AND the whole audio ‘On An
Island’ album in Surround Sound – 137 mins in total. Another CD of live
performances from the 2006 ‘On An Island’ tour; including ‘Dominoes’,
‘Coming Back To Life’,’ Find The Cost Of Freedom’, ‘Wearing The Inside Out’
and ‘On The Turning Away’ (the only time it was played on the tour).
The 5 discs come in dedicated picture sleeves, in a sturdy card box. It
also contains a 24-page booklet with full credits, photographs and the
story of the ‘Solidarity’ movement which started in Gdansk, and an envelope
of memorabilia, including replica postcard, ticket, backstage and artist
passes, custom guitar pick, and 7 photo prints.
All this takes some weeks to manufacture so many apologies if you haven’t
been able to find it.
We’re told that there will now be enough stock to cover orders up till
Christmas. Order online using the links below (even though Amazon.co.uk are
quoting despatch of ‘November 3rd’, they should update the actual date when
they receive the stock).
Live In Gdansk is exclusively available on iTunes with an extra bonus track
and two video elements:
– Wot’s…Uh The Deal (Live In Gdansk) (audio)
– Take A Breath (Live From Abbey Road) (video)
– Wearing The Inside Out (From the BBC Mermaid Theatre Concert)
For more details on each version and to view clips, visit the official
store links below and visit the official David Gilmour YouTube channel.
Buy Live In Gdansk:
BEST BUY THE BEST PLACE IN US FOR 5-DISC BOX SET.
Apologies if there has been any confusion over where to get the David
Gilmour ‘Live In Gdansk’ deluxe box set. Just to clarify, it is exclusively
available at Best Buy stores in the US.
Here’s what the box contains:
2 CDs of the ‘Live In Gdansk’ concert: 148 mins in total. DVD of the
orchestral tracks filmed plus ‘Echoes’ and ‘Astronomy Domine’ and a
37-minute documentary. DVD of other performances from the Mermaid Theatre,
Abbey Road and the AOL Sessions, plus new ‘Barn Jam’ recordings, AND the
whole audio ‘On An Island’ album in Surround Sound – 137 mins in total.
Another CD of 12 live performances from the 2006 ‘On An Island’ tour.
24-page booklet and an envelope of memorabilia, including replica postcard,
ticket, backstage and artist passes, custom guitar pick, and 7 photo prints.
Order online for the holidays here.
And as a reminder, the digital version of Live In Gdansk is available now
at iTunes here.