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Rocktopia 5th Birthday Party: Watch Boulevard "Live At Firefest 2014" on Rocktopia TV!

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This, my friends, is exactly what makes Firefest so special. Anyone can put on a festival an invite the usual suspects, but bringing back bands that broke up years before, springing these wonderful surprises on the fans, adding that wondrous touch of the unknown and expectation of pulling off a BIG surprise ... that's what makes Firefest so special and endearing to the fans. The Final Fling was no different, and along with From the Fire, Touch and the original line-up of Danger Danger, one band probably created the biggest buzz of all when announced, and certainly carried off the plaudits on the day – Boulevard. Not having played in 20 years, David Forbes and the boys gave a master-class in exquisitely performed, perfect AOR. And you can re-live that beautiful hour right here on Rocktopia ...


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Review:

"Next up were the sole reason why I travelled this year. I hadn't planned to go but when the first chords of one of their songs were played at the announcement last year I instantly changed my mind. There were no chance in hell I would miss Boulevard on stage, no way. Two superb records in the late 80s and early 90s, the first one a classic in my book, no serious AOR'ster could (if they had a chance) miss this. Dream On, Never Give Up, Far From Over, Missing Persons (one of the best songs ever recorded by a canadian band), Rainy Day In London, Crazy Life and Lead Me On were some of the songs they played. The concert is one of the 3 best I've seen at my 5 visits to Firefest, which says it all really, and one of the best I've ever seen the last 10 years. David Forbes voice were fantastic and saxophonist Mark Holden had a bigger role than expected. Amazing throughout the 50 minutes they were given, just to hear the songs gave me chills, I actually cried during Missing Persons...

I then went back to the hotel, just to let the emotions from Boulevard's concert melt in."

PlanetAOR.com
 

Tune in for another show tomorrow!

 

Watch the show:

Boulevard - Live At Firefest 2014 - The Final Fling*


Rocktopia TV
has already shown you the following FULL and 'In-Close Up' shows ...

W.E.T. - Live At Firefest 2011*
Gotthard - Live At Firefest 3*
Danger Danger - Live At Firefest 2012*
House of Lords - Live At Firefest 2*.
Robin Beck - Live At Firefest 2012*
Unruly Child - Live At Firefest 2011*
Dare - Live at The Gods 2001*
H.e.a.t. - Live At Firefest V*
Alien - Live At Firefest 2011*
Coney Hatch - Live At Firefest 2011*
Johnny Lima - Live At Firefest 2012*
XYZ - Live At Firefest 2012*
Stage Dolls - Live At Firefest 2012*
Tyketto - Live At Firefest 2012*
Steve Augeri - Live At Firefest 2011*
Danger Danger - Live At Firefest 2012 (Alternative Close-Up Version)*
Ten - Live At Firefest 2012*
Lillian Axe - Live At Firefest 2012*
Gotthard - Live At Firefest 2012*
Royal Hunt - Live At Firefest 2012*
Work Of Art - Live At Firefest 2012*
Terry Brock - Live At The Gods 2001*
JSRG / Vixen - Live At Firefest 2013*
Legends - Live At Firefest 2013*
W.E.T. - Live At Firefest 2013*
H.e.a.t. - Live At Firefest 2013*
Dare - Live At Firefest 2013*
Harem Scarem - Live At Firefest 2013*
Bob Catley - Live At The Gods 2001*
The Sign - Live At The Gods 2000*
Nation - Live At Firefest 2013*
Nelson - Live At Firefest 2010*
Jimi Jamison - Live At Firefest 2011*
H.e.a.t - Live At Firefest 2014 - The Final Fling*
Autograph - Live At Firefest 2014 - The Final Fling*

... as well as "Best Of" videos from various pro-shot Firefest DVDs (each 'best-of' video has a running time of at least 40 minutes!):

Mitch Malloy - 'Live From Rock City' - The Concert Film*
Valentine - 'Live At Firefest IV' - The Concert Film*
FM - 'Back In The Saddle' - The Concert Film*

Like the pro-shot concert films? The FULL videos are avalaible as downloads for only £ 1.99 each! Click HERE to visit the Rocktopia Download Store.
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*One has to be a registered member (click here to register your free account) to access the Firefest & Gods bootleg video section.

Please discuss what other FULL Firefest shows you want to see! 

Photos by Martiy Moffatt

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Berny said:

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Enjoy the show - DREAM ON! smilies/wink.gif
 
February 25, 2015
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