2 Nov 03
OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE FROM WARNER VISION INTERNATIONAL
The Biggest Music Party on DVD
Warner Music Vision is proud to announce the 1st December 2003 release of Later…with Jools Holland HOOTENANNY. This spectacular DVD encapsulates classic performances from some of the legendary musicians to join Jools and his Big Band on stage as they welcome the New Year in.
The Hootenanny show, synonymous with BBC2’s flagship live music series has constantly provided the nation with the music, atmosphere and good times essential for a New Year’s Eve celebration. Combining unique live performances from a variety of massive selling artists, an audience of celebrities and a charismatic host, Later…HOOTENANNY presents the best-of-the-best from this very special night’s entertainment.
On Later…with Jools Holland HOOTENANNY our host guides us through 32 captivating performances from a variety of musical greats. From R&B legend Solomon Burke, to Tom ‘the voice’ Jones, not forgetting Eric Clapton, Paul Weller, BB King, Robert Plant, Beverly Knight, Ronnie Wood and Chrissie Hynde, each live performance leads perfectly into the next, continuing the party spirit and ‘good time’ feel.
As with previous ‘Later’ DVDs, HOOTENANNY also allows you to program your 6 favourite tracks to play in a preferred sequence thus customising your viewing.
The fourth Later DVD to be released, HOOTENANNY is the perfect accompaniment to the goliath performances captured on Later…Giants, the flava of Later…Louder and last year’s DVD celebration of Ten Years Later…with Jools Holland. Later is clearly establishing an impressive collection of DVDs that excel at showcasing musical legends on the only terrestrial TV live music show.
An essential purchase for anyone throwing a house party to see in 2004, HOOTENANNY on DVD takes care of the music, atmosphere and special guests. As obligatory as champagne and a chorus of Auld Langs Eyne, in its sparkling gold amaray HOOTENANNY on DVD is the perfect partner to take to a party and to enjoy time and again once the celebrations are over.
The BBC’s critically acclaimed Later series goes from strength to strength, so too does its presenter Jools Holland who was recently awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List. The award winning series that is due to start it’s 22nd series in October continues to remain a priority for all recording artists and is often a band’s only specified TV performance.
Artist: Jools Holland & Friends
Album Title: Later…with Jools Holland HOOTENANNY
Record Company: Warner Vision International
Catalogue Number: 2564-61187-9
Barcode Number: 08-2564611879-3
Due to release on: 1st December 2003
DVD Soundtrack: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
DVD Special Features: Program your 6 favourite tracks
Solomon Burke – Everybody Needs Somebody
Ray Davies – You Really Got Me
Jimmy Cliff – You Can’t Get It…
Huey – Fly Me To The Moon
Roisin Murphy – The Time Is Now
Dr. John – Such A Night
Beverly Knight – A Change Is Gonna Come
Kirsty MacColl – Miss Otis Regrets
Tom Jones & Jeff Beck – Be Bop A Lula
Eric Clapton – Reconsider Baby
Ronnie Wood – Oooh La La
Chas ‘n Dave – Ain’t No Pleasing You
Paul Weller – Will It Go Round?
Sharleen Spiteri – Surrender
Chrissie Hynde – Out Of This World
Jools Holland – I’m In A Dancing Mood
Gabrielle – Give Me A Little More Time
BB King – Eyesight To The Blind
John Cale – I Wanna Be Around
Tom Jones & Cerys Matthews – Baby It’s Cold Outside
Gary Brooker – Whiter Shade Of Pale
Steve Winwood – I’m A Man
Mick Hucknall – T-Bone Shuffle
Paul Heaton – Rotterdam
Solomon Burke – Drown In My Own Tears
Marc Almond – Say Hello
Bryan Ferry – Let’s Stick Together
Ruby Turner – That’s All
David McAlmont – Misty
Kelly Jones – Handbags And Gladrags
Edwin Starr – War
Jeff Beck / Jimmy Cliff / Chrissie Hynde – Hi Ho Silver Lining