Filmed: Thursday 13 September - Thursday 15 November 1979
Location: Canada, USA & Europe
Shown in: Worldwide
This TV special follows ABBA on their 1979 North American and European Tour with concert footage filmed in London and travelling and behind-the-scenes footage filmed across the US.
Songs performed (not in the same order as their nightly set-list on tour):
The official DVD release of ABBA in Concert contained the following bonus tracks:
Does anyone know who this guy is? We suspect that this guy might be a fan named Phillip Page who was a guest on a Finiish morning show called Ihana aamu (Wonderful Morning). Mr Page looked exactly like the guy in ABBA in Concert (only 25 years older!) and he mentioned that he saw ABBA live in concert at Radio City Music Hall in New York in 1980 (though he surely meant 1979).
Monday 21 July 1980, BRT, Belgium (National Dutch language TV station)
Thursday 24 July 1980, ARD, Germany (German-dubbed version)
Wednesday 7 September 1980, BBC1, UK (concert only)
Wednesday 10 September 1980, Netherland 2, Veronica, 21:00-21:35, The Netherlands
Sunday 2 November 1980, BRT, Belgium (National Dutch language TV station)
Wednesday 12 November 1980, PBS (WNET) at 21:00 (EST) , USA (and re-run a few times in 1981-1982)
Friday 13 March 1981, BBC1, UK (full programme)
Wednesday 18 March 1981, BBC1, UK
Monday 6 July 1981 in France
Thursday 6 August 1981, Netherland 2, Veronica, 21:00-21:35, The Netherlands
Thursday 31 December 1992 on TV4, Sweden
Monday 25 June 2007, Max, Australia (twice)
Sunday 15 June 2008, VH1, UK
Saturday 19 December 2015, 23:55-01:10, Channel 5, UK
Friday 25 December 2015, 01:25-02:40, Channel 5, UK
TV broadcast information c/o Jos Heslemans, Dionne Kennedy, Ken Griffin c/o ABBAMAIL (no longer online); Jozsef and Carl Magnus Palm. Thanks also to Gjelt de Graaf, Petri Kaasalainen, Petr Mlejnek and Yuri. Thanks to Chris Williams c/o ABBAtalk.
YouTube clip c/o Bengt Lundström