John Cale
Fear Is A Man's Best Friend - John Cale

John Cale in Concert: DVD

Amsterdam 1987-11-15

Amsterdam 1987-11-15

DVD. Pro-shot.

Live by VPRO (Dutch Television) at the Paradiso, Amsterdam, The Netherlands - November 15, 1987.

World premiere of John Cale performing the Falkland Suite with: Metropole Orkest, BJ Cole (pedal steel) and the Stedelijk Helmonds Concertkoor.
Dutch subtitles with translation of the lyrics in picture.

Source: Cable TV > VHS PAL Master (mono)
Transfer: Samsung SV-3000W > Sony RDR-HX1000 > DVD+R > PC > editing > DVD-files
Editing: Reel Video Productions using TMPGEnc Video Works 4

Video compression mode: MPEG-2
TV system: PAL
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Bitrate: 7600 Kbps (VBR)
Audio Attributes:
Audio codec: AC3
Sampling Rate: 48kHz
Number of Audio channels: 2
Bitrate: 256Kbps
Number of Audio streams: 1


  1. There Was A Saviour
  2. On A Wedding Anniversary
  3. Interlude I
  4. Lie Still, Sleep Becalmed
  5. Interlude II
  6. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night

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