Live at River Plate

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Live At River Plate
Video by AC/DC
Released 10 May 2011 (DVD, Blu-Ray)
Recorded Estadio Monumental Antonio Vespucio Liberti on 2, 4 & 6 December 2009
Genre Hard rock, blues rock, rock and roll
Length 111:48
Director David Mallet
Producer Rocky Oldham
AC/DC chronology
Iron Man 2
(2010)
Live at River Plate
(2011)
Singles from Live at River Plate
  1. "Shoot to Thrill (live)"
    Released: 16 April 2011

Live at River Plate is a live concert DVD documenting AC/DC’s Black Ice World Tour. The DVD includes footage from three concerts performed in December 2009 at the Estadio Monumental Antonio Vespucio Liberti in Buenos Aires, Argentina.[1] It was directed by David Mallet, with Rocky Oldham as producer.[1] The recording of the concerts required the use of 32 HD cameras; a company called Serpent Productions was responsible for filming the concerts, and the footage was produced by Serpent Productions.[1]

Release[edit]

On 13 April, the Teatro de Colegiales in Buenos Aires had an advance showing of the film for an estimated thousand people.[2] The official world premiere of the film was on 6 May at the Hammersmith Apollo theater in London.[3]

Live At River Plate was released on DVD and Blu-Ray on 10 May 2011.[4] In addition to the live footage, interviews with band members, road crew personnel and fans are included.[4] The film debuted at the number one spot for music DVDs in seventeen countries, selling 19,000 copies in the United States during its first week on sale.[5] In Brazil it achieved platinum status in just two weeks, selling 40,000 copies.[6] The double CD version released in 2012. november. On 7 December 2012 an edited hour-long version was shown on BBC 4.

Set list[edit]

  1. "Rock 'n' Roll Train" (Angus Young, Malcolm Young)
  2. "Hell Ain't a Bad Place to Be" (Bon Scott, A. Young, M. Young)
  3. "Back in Black" (Brian Johnson, A. Young, M. Young)
  4. "Big Jack" (A. Young, M. Young)
  5. "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap" (Scott, A. Young, M. Young)
  6. "Shot Down in Flames" (Scott, A. Young, M. Young)
  7. "Thunderstruck" (A. Young, M. Young)
  8. "Black Ice" (A. Young, M. Young)
  9. "The Jack" (Scott, A. Young, M. Young)
  10. "Hells Bells" (Johnson, A. Young, M. Young)
  11. "Shoot to Thrill" (Johnson, A. Young, M. Young)
  12. "War Machine" (A. Young, M. Young)
  13. "Dog Eat Dog" (Scott, A. Young, M. Young)
  14. "You Shook Me All Night Long" (Johnson, A. Young, M. Young)
  15. "T.N.T." (Scott, A. Young, M. Young)
  16. "Whole Lotta Rosie" (Scott, A. Young, M. Young)
  17. "Let There Be Rock" (Scott, A. Young, M. Young)
  18. "Highway to Hell" (Scott, A. Young, M. Young)
  19. "For Those About to Rock (We Salute You)" (Johnson, A. Young, M. Young)

Personnel[edit]

AC/DC
Production

Charts[edit]

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2011) Position
Australian Music DVDs Chart[7] 2
Belgian (Flanders) Music DVDs Chart[8] 10
Belgian (Wallonia) Music DVDs Chart[9] 5
Dutch Music DVDs Chart[10] 19
German Albums Chart[11] 37
Irish Music DVDs Chart[12] 6

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Sales/shipments
Australia (ARIA)[13] 4× Platinum 60,000^
Austria (IFPI Austria)[14] Gold 5,000x
Finland (Musiikkituottajat)[15] Gold 6,265[15]
France (SNEP)[16] Diamond 60,000*
Germany (BVMI)[17] 2× Platinum 100,000^
Ireland (IRMA)[18] Gold 2,000x
New Zealand (RMNZ)[19] Gold 2,500x
Poland (ZPAV)[20] Gold 5,000*

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone
xunspecified figures based on certification alone

Album[edit]

On 13 September 2012, AC/DC announced a live album called Live at River Plate, containing all of the songs from the DVD and set and was released on 19 November 2012 in both 3 red vinyl set and 2 CD set formats.[21][22]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "AC/DC: 'Live At River Plate' DVD Artwork Unveiled". Blabbermouth.net. 7 March 2011. Archived from the original on 12 March 2011. Retrieved 12 March 2011. 
  2. ^ "Presentan deslumbrante video de AC/DC Live At River Plate" (in Spanish). Terra.com.pe. 16 April 2011. Archived from the original on 23 May 2011. Retrieved 24 May 2011. 
  3. ^ "AC/DC Live at River Plate World Premiere in London on May 6 at HMV Hammersmith Apollo Presented by DeLeon Tequila". Yahoo! Finance. 12 April 2011. Archived from the original on 23 May 2011. Retrieved 24 May 2011. 
  4. ^ a b "AC/DC LIVE AT RIVER PLATE AVAILABLE MAY 10TH!". ACDC.com. 8 March 2011. Archived from the original on 12 March 2011. Retrieved 12 March 2011. 
  5. ^ "AC/DC: 'Live At River Plate' Debuts At No. 1 In 17 Countries". Blabbermouth.net. 22 May 2011. Archived from the original on 23 May 2011. Retrieved 24 May 2011. 
  6. ^ "Live At River Plate é disco de platina no Brasil". AC/DC Brasil. 26 May 2011. Archived from the original on 26 May 2011. Retrieved 26 May 2011. 
  7. ^ "Top 50 Music DVDs 2011". ARIA. Retrieved 4 February 2013. 
  8. ^ "Ultratop Belgian Charts". Ultratop (in Dutch). Hung Medien. Retrieved 4 February 2013. 
  9. ^ "Ultratop Belgian Charts". Ultratop (in French). Hung Medien. Retrieved 4 February 2013. 
  10. ^ "Dutch Charts Portal". GfK Dutch Charts (in Dutch). Hung Medien. Retrieved 4 February 2013. 
  11. ^ "Die MTV.de Jahrescharts 2011! - News". MTV.de. Retrieved 2012-11-28. 
  12. ^ "Irish Charts – Best of 2011". IRMA. Retrieved 4 February 2013. 
  13. ^ "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2012 DVDs". Australian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved 10 December 2012. 
  14. ^ "Austrian video certifications – AC/DC – Live at River Plate" (in German). IFPI Austria. Retrieved 10 December 2012.  Enter AC/DC in the field Interpret. Enter Live at River Plate in the field Titel. Select DVD in the field Format. Click Suchen
  15. ^ a b "Finnish video certifications – AC/DC – Live at River Plate". Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland (in Finnish). Retrieved 9 February 2013. 
  16. ^ "French video certifications – AC/DC – Live at River Plate" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique. Retrieved 10 December 2012. 
  17. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (AC/DC; 'Live at River Plate')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie. Retrieved 10 December 2012. 
  18. ^ "Irish video certifications – AC/DC – Live at River Plate". Irish Recorded Music Association. Retrieved 10 December 2012. 
  19. ^ "New Zealand video certifications – AC/DC – Live at River Plate". Recording Industry Association of New Zealand. Retrieved 10 December 2012. 
  20. ^ "Polish video certifications – AC/DC – Live at River Plate" (in Polish). Polish Producers of Audio and Video (ZPAV). Retrieved 10 December 2012. 
  21. ^ "(UK) | The Official AC/DC Site". AC/DC. 2010-04-16. Retrieved 2012-11-28. 
  22. ^ "Somewhere In Time - Music from the Past, Present and Future!: AC/DC 'Live at River Plate' album announced!". Somewhereintimemusic.blogspot.co.uk. 2012-09-28. Retrieved 2012-11-28.