The only reason I gave this 4 stars instead of 5 is because I didn't like the '09 versions of the first 3 songs on the CD as much as I did the original versions (although I would have been interested in hearing an alternate version of one of my all time favorite songs, 'Goodbye'). Other than that, it is one of the few 'best of' albums that actually contains the band's best songs. The concert DVD was nothing short of awesome. Marta and the band give their all throughout the whole show, and she controls the stage and the audience the whole time. In fact, even though she seems out of breath at the end, her most energetic performance is 'Supersonic Speed,' at the end of the encore. Roger Manglus appeared for 2 songs, in 'Wanna be your Girl' and 'Rebel in You.' 'Wanna' is one of my favorite Die Happy songs, but this version wasn't their best and Roger took something away from it. However, 'Rebel,' another one of my favorites, was great and Roger made it even better.
I *definitely* recommend this CD/DVD to anyone. Some people may be turned off by the fact that all the speaking between the songs on the DVD is in German (I like this, because I am working on learning the language), but the songs are in English.
BTW- In case you're concerned, the CD and DVD played on my American CD and DVD player with no problem.
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