Press Release: On July 6th, multi-platinum-selling British band Muse took to the stage at Rome's Olympic Stadium in front of a capacity audience of more than 60,000 euphoric fans. On December 2nd, Warner Bros. Records will release a live CD/DVD and Blu-Ray disc of that momentous evening in the Italian capital, entitled Live in Rome. The package showcases the most extravagant set build and spectacular stage show of any Muse tour to date. The band take the audience on a mesmerizing journey using pyrotechnics, expansive digital screens, and a troop of actors to accompany their epic playlist of 20 tracks, mixed in incredible surround sound, including hits from their most recent studio album The 2nd Law, as well as classics such as "Uprising," "Supermassive Black Hole," "Time Is Running Out," "Starlight," and "Plug-In Baby."
On November 5th, 20 movie theatres in 20 cities worldwide will host a special advance screening of Muse - Live at Rome Olympic Stadium exclusively in Ultra-High Definition 4K, giving fans an unrivalled opportunity to experience the full visual spectrum of the show in astonishing detail, combining jaw-dropping shots of the Stadio Olimpico with views from 'spider' cameras darting above the surging crowd and on stage close-ups that showcase the band's musical mastery and showmanship.
The unique screenings will start in Sydney and finish in Los Angeles, taking in other capital cities throughout the day including Tokyo, Rome, Paris, New York, London and Rio. Following the advance screenings, the film will be released in 40 territories with screenings in key U.S. cities beginning November 6th for one night only. Where 4K is not available, the film will be shown in 2K High Definition.
"This is the biggest tour we've done in terms of scale and production value and it's definitely the show we're most proud of so we're really excited to be able to release it as the first ever ultra-high definition concert film," says Muse. "It captures an extraordinary amount of detail and not just everything we're doing - the fans, even those at the back, the set, the actors, and the incredible atmosphere on a very special night in Rome. We can promise our fans, whether they managed to come to the live shows or not, an entirely new Muse concert experience."
The track-listing for Live From Rome is as follows:
Plug In Baby
Knights of Cydonia
Time Is Running Out
Supermassive Black Hole
The 2nd law: Isolated System
Super Massive Black Hole