|Excellent release that captures the final show of Big Big Train’s autumn 2019 UK tour
Format: CD / Cat No: EERBR003 / Released: 27/11/2020
Track Listing: Blu-ray: 1. Novum Organum / 2. Alive / 3. Hedgerow / 4. Theodora In Green And Gold / 5. Winkie / 6. The Florentine / 7. Brave Captain / 8. Voyager / 9. Homesong / 10. Wassail / 11. Engines And Men / 12. East Coast Racer
CD 1: 1. Novum Organum / 2. Alive / 3. Hedgerow / 4. Theodora In Green And Gold / 5. Winkie / 6. The Florentine / 7. Brave Captain
CD 2: 1. Voyager / 2. Homesong / 3. Wassail / 4. Engines And Men / 5. East Coast Racer
More information: ‘Empire’ is a Blu-ray/2 CD digipack release with a 16-page booklet, which captures the final show of Big Big Train’s autumn 2019 UK tour.
Recorded at the Hackney Empire in London, the twelve song set runs to almost 115 minutes and features the full Big Big Train live band plus the five-piece brass section.
The show includes material from The Underfall Yard, English Electric, Folklore, Grimspound and Grand Tour studio albums.
Filmed by Tim Sidwell of Toward Infinity (Marillion, Status Quo, Thunder, Magnum, Lisa Stansfield and Steps) with audio mixed by BBT’s sound engineer Rob Aubrey.