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ZZ Top: Live from Texas -- Filmed in their home state of Texas in front of a wildly enthusiastic audience, this film captures ZZ Top at their very best.


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Frank Beard ... Himself - Artist

Billy Gibbons ... Himself - Artist
Dusty Hill ... Himself - Artist

Directed by
Milton Lage 
Produced by
Rick Canny .... executive producer
Barry Ehrmann .... producer
Geoff Kempin .... executive producer
Terry Shand .... executive producer
Carl Stubner .... executive producer
Cinematography by
Rick Siegel (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Marc Schrobilgen 
Production Management
Matt Friedman .... executive in charge of production
Rosie Holley .... executive in charge of production
Sound Department
Peter A. Barker .... sound mixer
Michael Perricone .... sound re-recording mixer
Camera and Electrical Department
Jim Conrad .... camera operator
Bruce Deck .... camera operator
Pat Hawks .... camera operator
John Johns .... video controller

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USA:122 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.78 : 1 See more »
Australia:PG | Germany:0 (DVD rating)


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Sharp dressed band, 27 January 2015
Author: Prismark10 from United Kingdom

ZZ Top are a well known blues rock band that developed a cult following in the 1970s in the UK maybe more to do with their long beards than the blues guitar work.

In 1983 the band released the more synth and rock oriented album Eliminator accompanied with some MTV friendly videos that brought them a new fan base with hit songs like Legs, Sharp dressed man and Gimme all your lovin. I think they also sold hell a lot of ZZ Top key rings at the same time as the album.

The band have always relied on guitars and humorous innuendos in their lyrics and they still have a loyal following.

In 2008 the band released their first live concert DVD entitled Live from Texas, their home state. They may be older, the beards are even longer but they still have that pulsating guitar sound as they go through some of bands greatest hits. Obviously fans would appreciate this DVD the most but you cannot help admire the tight musicianship of the band.

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