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Positive . Chicago Tribune. Some critics also complained about the psychedelic bubbles that were layered onto the film at times but this appears to have been toned down for this new full-length DVD. Unfortunately this was a fashionable trend at the time; the Woodstock movie suffers from the same problem. The film perceptively outlines how they changed rock music.
Several times during the performance, it is apparent that the on-screen shot is not in sync with the audio. In fact, in several songs, including during Ginger Baker 's drum solo, he seems to change clothes at lightning speed due to careless post-editing, as well as Eric Clapton playing 2 different guitars.
This is because footage from both sets, with the band wearing different clothes and Clapton using a Gibson Firebird for the first set, a Gibson for the second, were edited together.
The BBC used 4 static cameras and 2 hand held cams, all recording onto video tape, whilst Palmer himself filmed footage at the front of the stage, utilising a 16mm film camera.
The difference in quality can be detected easily during the broadcast. However, the BBC "Pete Drummond" version was better quality overall, and is the only version that has these 16mm film clips removed — the remastered release on the DVD presents both audio and video in excellent quality.
Ginger Baker himself has lashed out in an interview against the Farewell Concert video, stating: "Cream was so much better than that.
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