Sound Stage captures Sheryl Crow: Live in a one-night only performance. The five-time Grammy winner plays all her fans' favorite hits with her longtime backup band etching a place in rock-and-roll history for decades to come. (Stacey Pendry)
The anamorphically enhanced 1.78:1 DVD shows very good resolution, with fine details captured well. Black levels are deep and consistent, but shadows are often crushed. The source element appears overly digitized, which is accentuated by occasional poor compression. Stairstepping and moir
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