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| Atlanta, GA, USA - [[The Omni]]
 
| Atlanta, GA, USA - [[The Omni]]
 
|- style="background-color: #f9f9f9;"
 
|- style="background-color: #f9f9f9;"
| <b>Initial release date:</b>
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| <b>VHS release date:</b>
 
| [[1984-09-27]] (UK)
 
| [[1984-09-27]] (UK)
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[[1984-11-21]] (Japan)
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|- style="background-color: #f9f9f9;"
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| <b>DVD release date:</b>
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| [[2005-09-19]] (Germany)
 
|- style="background-color: #f9f9f9;"
 
|- style="background-color: #f9f9f9;"
 
| <b>Running time:</b>
 
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| <b>Label:</b>
 
| <b>Label:</b>
 
| [[A&M]] (VHS)
 
| [[A&M]] (VHS)
[[Universal]] (DVD)
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Universal (DVD)
 
|}
 
|}
  
 
=Video summary=
 
=Video summary=
''This live video shows [[The Police]] at [[The Omni]] in Atlanta in 1983. Sadly it's not a complete concert...''
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''This live video shows [[The Police]] at [[The Omni]] in Atlanta on [[1983-11-03]]. Sadly it's not a complete concert...''
  
 
* [[Synchronicity I]]
 
* [[Synchronicity I]]
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* [[Spirits In The Material World]]
 
* [[Spirits In The Material World]]
 
* [[So Lonely]]
 
* [[So Lonely]]
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The [[2005]] DVD adds some multi-angle tracks from the [[1983-11-02]] performance:
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* [[Synchronicity II]]
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* [[Roxanne]]
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* [[Invisible Sun]]
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* [[Don't Stand So Close To Me]]
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The bonus material also offers interviews from Melbourne [[1984]], a reprint of the [[1983]] tour program and an Easter Egg.
  
 
=Production=
 
=Production=
''Originally [[The Police]] wanted to realease another concert, but were not satisfied with their [[1983-08-02]] performance. So [[Godley & Creme]] filmed them again at [[The Omni]] in Atlanta, GA, USA on [[1983-11-02]] and [[1983-11-03]]. Some audience shots from the August performance were still used for the official release.''
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Originally [[The Police]] wanted to realease another concert, but were not satisfied with their [[1983-08-02]] performance. So [[Godley & Creme]] filmed them again at [[The Omni]] in Atlanta, GA, USA on [[1983-11-02]] and [[1983-11-03]]. Some audience shots from the August performance were still used for the official release.
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The songs on this VHS release were mixed by [[Pete Smith]] at [[Utopia Studios]].
  
 
=Release history=
 
=Release history=
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| [[Image:Police-syncronicityconcert-vhs.jpg|40px]]
 
| [[Image:Police-syncronicityconcert-vhs.jpg|40px]]
 
| [[1984-09-27]]
 
| [[1984-09-27]]
| Country
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| UK
 
| VHS (PAL)
 
| VHS (PAL)
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| English
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| none
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|- style="background-color: #FFFFFF;"
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| [[Image:Stub.gif|40px]]
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| [[1984-11-21]]
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| Japan
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| VHS (NTSC)
 
| English
 
| English
 
| none
 
| none
 
|- style="background-color: #FFFFFF;"
 
|- style="background-color: #FFFFFF;"
 
| [[Image:Police-syncronicityconcertdvd.jpg|40px]]
 
| [[Image:Police-syncronicityconcertdvd.jpg|40px]]
| [[2005-MM-DD]]
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| [[2005-09-19]]
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| Germany
 
| DVD (Region 2 / PAL)
 
| DVD (Region 2 / PAL)
| Language
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| English
| Multi Angle Tracks, Trailer, reprint of 1983 tour program, Melbourne 1984 interviews
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| Multi Angle Tracks, Trailer, reprint of [[1983]] tour program, Melbourne [[1984]] interviews
 
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UK ads:
 
UK ads:
  
[[Image:1984_Music_on_Video_Synchronicity_Concert_ad.jpg|80px]] [[Image:1984_10_VID_ad.jpg|80px]]
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[[Image:1984_Music_on_Video_Synchronicity_Concert_ad.jpg|80px]] [[Image:1984_10_VID_ad.jpg|80px]] [[Image:2005_10_Record_Collector_ad.jpg|80px]]
  
 
German ad:
 
German ad:
  
[[Image:1984_11_ME_Sounds_ad.jpg|80px]]
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[[Image:1984_11_ME_Sounds_ad.jpg|80px]] [[Image:2005_09_Good_Times_ad.jpg|60px]][[Image:2005_10_Rolling_Stone_ad.jpg|80px]]
  
 
US ads:
 
US ads:
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[[Image:1984_12_Adlib_ad.jpg|80px]]
 
[[Image:1984_12_Adlib_ad.jpg|80px]]
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Japanese ad:
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[[Image:2006_03_Revolver_ad.jpg|130px]]
  
 
=See also=
 
=See also=

Latest revision as of 20:43, 20 February 2020


This official video was filmed at The Omni in Atlanta, GA, USA on 1983-11-02 and 1983-11-03.

"Synchronicity Concert"
VHS cover
DVD cover
Artist: The Police
Directed by: Godley & Creme
Produced by: Alexis Godfrey
Edited by: EDITOR
Filming location(s): Atlanta, GA, USA - The Omni
VHS release date: 1984-09-27 (UK)

1984-11-21 (Japan)

DVD release date: 2005-09-19 (Germany)
Running time: 76:00
Label: A&M (VHS)

Universal (DVD)

Video summary

This live video shows The Police at The Omni in Atlanta on 1983-11-03. Sadly it's not a complete concert...


The 2005 DVD adds some multi-angle tracks from the 1983-11-02 performance:

The bonus material also offers interviews from Melbourne 1984, a reprint of the 1983 tour program and an Easter Egg.

Production

Originally The Police wanted to realease another concert, but were not satisfied with their 1983-08-02 performance. So Godley & Creme filmed them again at The Omni in Atlanta, GA, USA on 1983-11-02 and 1983-11-03. Some audience shots from the August performance were still used for the official release.

The songs on this VHS release were mixed by Pete Smith at Utopia Studios.

Release history

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Cover art Release date Country Format Language Special features
Police-syncronicityconcert-vhs.jpg 1984-09-27 UK VHS (PAL) English none
Stub.gif 1984-11-21 Japan VHS (NTSC) English none
Police-syncronicityconcertdvd.jpg 2005-09-19 Germany DVD (Region 2 / PAL) English Multi Angle Tracks, Trailer, reprint of 1983 tour program, Melbourne 1984 interviews

Quotations and trivia

UK ads:

1984 Music on Video Synchronicity Concert ad.jpg 1984 10 VID ad.jpg 2005 10 Record Collector ad.jpg

German ad:

1984 11 ME Sounds ad.jpg 2005 09 Good Times ad.jpg2005 10 Rolling Stone ad.jpg

US ads:

1984 11 08 Rolling Stone ad.jpg 1984 11 22 Rolling Stone ad.jpg

Japanese ad:

1984 12 Adlib ad.jpg


Japanese ad:

2006 03 Revolver ad.jpg

See also

External links and reviews

This section needs more information.

References

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