Rolling Stones Film To Screen In September
“Ladies and Gentlemen… the Rolling Stones” will be screening for one night only in over 800 cinemas worldwide
PRESS RELEASE (All photographs – Copyright – Ethan Russell. All Rights Reserved):
THE ROLLING STONES TAKE FANS BACK TO THE LEGENDARY "EXILE ON MAIN STREET" 1972 SUMMER TOUR FOR A ONE-NIGHT BIG SCREEN CONCERT EVENT "LADIES & GENTLEMEN… THE ROLLING STONES" THIS SEPTEMBER
Eagle Rock Entertainment and Omniverse Vision Team Up to Rock More than 800 Cinemas Worldwide with Re-mastered and Restored Historic Concert Tour
London, UK. – August 12, 2010 – Rolling Stones fans around the world will get ultimate satisfaction for one night as this legendary multi-platinum band takes fans back to the summer tour that skyrocketed their careers with Ladies & Gentlemen.
The Rolling Stones.
This historic big screen event features classic Stones performances from the 1972 tour and a special, cinema only interview with Mick Jagger recently filmed at The Dorchester Hotel in London.
Jagger and Stones greats Keith Richards, Mick Taylor, Bill Wyman and Charlie Watts take fans inside life on the road during that magical summer when they rocked millions of fans in sold-out venues around the world.
For the first time in over 30 years, legendary concert footage from the tour will be unveiled by the band for their fans in select movie theatres across the globe.
Presented by Eagle Rock Entertainment and Omniverse Vision, this one-night-only event features the Stones in a career-defining concert, testing the very limits of their own musical power.
The footage was captured at four shows in Fort Worth and Houston, Texas on their 1972 North American tour promoting the "Exile on Main Street" album.
The music played on that spectacular tour included what would later be known as some of the band’s greatest all-time hits such as "Brown Sugar," "You Can’t Always Get What You Want", "Tumbling Dice" and "Jumpin’ Jack Flash".
"It’s a full on performance and energy levels are really high…everyone’s very together and on" – Mick Jagger
"I knew that ‘Tumbling Dice’ was a killer live" – Keith Richards
Ladies & Gentlemen. The Rolling Stones was originally filmed in 16mm by Bob Freeze and Steve Gebhardt of John Lennon’s Butterfly Films and has been re-mastered and restored for this exclusive cinema event giving fans a one-time opportunity to flashback and be next to the stage during these historic1972 concerts.
"Exile on Main Street is an extraordinary record and the tour was very special for those fans who were lucky enough to catch one of the shows," said John Gaydon, Chairman of Omniverse Vision.
"We are thrilled to be working with Eagle Rock and our distributors to bring Ladies and Gentlemen, The Rolling Stones to cinemas around the world allowing fans a unique opportunity to witness a moment in musical history" he added.
For listings and ticket information visit http://www.cinerock.net
All photographs – Ethan Russell. All Rights Reserved