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Roy Orbison and Friends: A Black and White Night (1988)

Rock 'n' roll legend Roy Orbison and some friends, legends in their own right, get together and perform some of Orbison's songs.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Roy Orbison ... Self
Jackson Browne ... Self
T Bone Burnett ... Self
Elvis Costello ... Self
k.d. lang ... Self
Bonnie Raitt ... Self
J. Steven Soles ... Self (as Steven Soles)
JD Souther ... Self (as J.D. Souther)
Bruce Springsteen ... Self
Tom Waits ... Self
Jennifer Warnes Jennifer Warnes ... Self
Alex Acuna Alex Acuna ... Self - Percussion
James Burton ... Self - Guitar
Glen D. Hardin Glen D. Hardin ... Self - Piano
Jerry Scheff Jerry Scheff ... Self - Bass
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Rock 'n' roll legend Roy Orbison and some friends, legends in their own right, get together and perform some of Orbison's songs.

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Trivia

Billy Idol can be seen in the audience. See more »

Crazy Credits

"truly a gift" - Jeff Ayeroff See more »

Alternate Versions

The 1998 video re-release runs 62 minutes and has one song added, "Claudette". See more »

Connections

Featured in Roy Orbison: One of the Lonely Ones (2015) See more »

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Written by Elvis Costello
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Truly Spectacular
4 October 2003 | by KnuckleSee all my reviews

As if Roy Orbison performing were not enough, the talent he has with him in this concert is truly awe inspiring. Tom Waits, kd lang, Bruce Springsteen, Elvis Costello - to name only a few - all lend their musical skills to make this a once in a lifetime event. A must-have for anyone who calls themselves a music lover.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

11 November 1988 (USA) See more »

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Roy Orbison and Friends: A Black and White Night See more »

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