David Gilmour: First Official Trailer for “Live at Pompeii” Released
One year ago today, David Gilmour performed the second of a pair of spectacular shows at the ancient amphitheatre of Pompeii. Both shows were shot in 4k by director Gavin Elder and the resulting film – David Gilmour Live at Pompeii – will be presented in Dolby Atmos sound in cinemas worldwide for one night only – September 13th 2017. You can now watch the official trailer, located above.
Tickets are on sale worldwide with more cinemas to follow soon, including Latin America and Central America. Via ‘Demand It’ if David Gilmour Live at Pompeii is not screening in a specific area, fans can request it by filling out a form on the website, and Trafalgar Releasing will do their best to bring the event to a cinema near them.
David Gilmour Live At Pompeii is an audio-visual spectacle, featuring lasers, pyrotechnics and a huge circular screen on which specially-created films complement selected songs, but paramount above all is the astonishing music and stellar performances from an all-star band. The show includes songs from throughout David’s career, as well as many Pink Floyd classics, including ‘One Of These Days’, the only song that was also performed at the band’s 1971 show.
Both concerts also saw very special performances of ‘The Great Gig In The Sky’ from The Dark Side Of The Moon, which David rarely plays as a solo artist. This concert performance film includes highlights from both shows, filmed in 4k by director Gavin Elder . David Gilmour Live At Pompeii shows an artist at the top of his artistic game, performing incredible material with his world-class band, in a unique setting, on one very special occasion.
Songs include the title tracks of his two most recent No. 1 solo albums: Rattle That Lock and On An Island, as well as other solo and Pink Floyd classics, including “Wish You Were Here” and “Comfortably Numb”.