LIVE AT THE BBC
3CD + DVD BOX SET
Only available via mail-order from the UK.
The DVD is NTSC Region 0.
This beautifully packaged 4 disc (3CD + DVD) box set comprises of the very best radio and TV performances by Richard and Linda Thompson and Richard Thompson solo recorded for the BBC between January 1974 and 2009. These are the first ever collection of BBC recordings sanctioned by Richard Thompson, the first career retrospective DVD ever released by Richard Thompson and the first ever to feature Linda.
This box set contains:
• Extensive liner notes with new interviews with both Richard and Linda
• Over 80 previously unreleased recordings
• 18 songs never before on cd, 4 brand new songs and 3 unreleased traditional songs
• Acoustic sessions and completely different arrangements of some of his best known recordings including the rarely performed Fairport favourite 'Meet on the Ledge'.
Product Manger: Sue Armstrong
Project Coordination: Joe Black for Hey Joe
Design &â€ˆArtwork: Phil Smee at Waldoâ€™s Design & Dream Emporium, St Albans
Sleeve notes: Mick Houghton
Audio Mastering: Simon Murphy
DVD Authoring: Eyeframe, London
UMC would like to thank: Justin Brown, Ian Burgess, Simon Gurney, Bob Harris, Steve Hunt, David Lessoff, Simon Lindsay, David Manning, Simon Murphy, Kevin Phelan, Emine Rifat, Terry Staunton and all at BBC Worldwide.
Richard Thompson Management: Tim Bernett at Deep Blue Arts
Booking: Paul Fenn at Asgard Agency (except North America);
Booking: Frank Riley at High Road Touring (North America)
Legal: Terri F. Baker, Esq.
Publicity: Mick Houghton at Brassneck PR
Released by arrangement with BBC Music.
All recordings: p 2011 BBC, except Disc 1 tracks 9-11 p 2004 BBC
This Compilation: p 2011 Universal Music Operations Ltd. - c 2011 Universal Music Operations Ltd.
The copyright in this compilation is owned by Universal Music Operations Ltd.
Made in the EU.