Secret World Live (film)

Secret World Live is a film of a Peter Gabriel concert in 1993, as part of his Secret World Live tour to support his sixth solo album, Us. The show is performed across two stages: a square and a circular stage, bridged by a conveyor belt. It was released on VHS, LaserDisc and DVD. An album of the same title with a similar track listing was also released.

Secret World Live
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ReleasedSeptember 13, 1994 (1994-09-13)
Recorded16–17 November 1993, Palasport Nuovo, Modena, Italy
GenreRock
Length132 mins.
LabelGeffen (US & Canada), Virgin
Peter Gabriel chronology
CV
(1989)
Secret World Live
(1994)
Growing Up Live
(2003)

The film received the 1996 Grammy Award for Best Long Form Music Video.[1]

The film has been remastered and became available on DVD and Blu-ray on 2 July 2012 in the UK[2] and 24 July 2012 in North America.[3] The new release also contains the song "Red Rain" that was not present on the original releases.

Track listingEdit

  1. "Come Talk to Me" 6:39
  2. "Steam" 7:53
  3. "Across the River" 5:57
  4. "Slow Marimbas" 1:45
  5. "Shaking the Tree" 7:12
  6. "Blood of Eden" 7:02
  7. "San Jacinto" 7:34
  8. "Kiss That Frog" 6:21
  9. "Washing of the Water" 3:55
  10. "Solsbury Hill" 4:27
  11. "Digging in the Dirt" 6:55
  12. "Sledgehammer" 6:05
  13. "Secret World" 10:16
  14. "Don't Give Up" 7:34
  15. "In Your Eyes" 12:48
Bonus tracks[4]
  1. "Red Rain"
  2. "Steam" (remixed "quiet" version)
  3. "The Rhythm of the Heat"

PersonnelEdit

CertificationsEdit

Sales certifications for Secret World Live
Region Certification Certified units/sales
Argentina (CAPIF)[5] Platinum 8,000^
Canada (Music Canada)[6]
DVD release
3× Platinum 30,000^
Canada (Music Canada)[6]
VHS release
Gold 5,000^
France (SNEP)[7] Gold 10,000*
Germany (BVMI)[8] 3× Gold 75,000^
Poland (ZPAV)[9] Gold 5,000*
United Kingdom (BPI)[10] Gold 25,000^
United States (RIAA)[11] Platinum 100,000^

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Secret World Live - IMDb" – via www.imdb.com.
  2. ^ "Disc info" (PDF). www.genesis-movement.org. Retrieved 2020-11-28.
  3. ^ "Amazon listing". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2020-11-28.
  4. ^ "Amazon listing". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2020-11-28.
  5. ^ Discos de Oro y Platino at Archive.today (archived 31 May 2011)
  6. ^ a b "Canadian video certifications – Peter Gabriel – Secret World Live". Music Canada. Retrieved 20 August 2020.
  7. ^ "French video certifications – Peter Gabriel – Secret World Live" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique. Retrieved 20 August 2020.
  8. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Peter Gabriel; 'Secret World Live')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie. Retrieved 20 August 2020.
  9. ^ "Polish video certifications – Peter Gabriel – Secret World Live" (in Polish). Polish Society of the Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 20 August 2020.
  10. ^ "British video certifications – Peter Gabriel – Secret World - Live". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 20 August 2020. Select videos in the Format field. Select Gold in the Certification field. Type Secret World - Live in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter.
  11. ^ "American video certifications – Peter Gabriel – Secret World Live". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved 20 August 2020. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Video Longform, then click SEARCH.