The anamorphically enhanced 1.78:1 DVD picture offers a slick-looking concert performance, with rich colors that pop from the screen. Images can be quite sharp and clean, though a few camera angles can appear a bit soft or smeared. As the sun goes down at the venue, the bright stage lighting pierces through a completely blackened background. This is a surprisingly good looking concert performance and will definitely please fans of of the Chili Peppers. There are a few distractions, however, including some shimmering stage and instrument details and some edge enhancement noticed in higher contrast areas. (Suzanne Hodges)
The sometimes brash, but very musical and involving, sound of the Red Hot Chili Peppers comes across with impressive fidelity and neutral tonality, in both Dolby
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