Live from Texas

Live from Texas is a live DVD/Blu-ray by ZZ Top. It was recorded on November 1, 2007, at the Nokia Theatre in Grand Prairie, Texas, and released on June 24, 2008, by Eagle Rock Records. It was also released on audio CD in Europe on October 28, 2008, and in the US on November 4, 2008. A vinyl version is also available in Europe.

Live from Texas
Video by
ReleasedJune 24, 2008
RecordedNokia Theatre
Grand Prairie, Texas
November 1, 2007
Length154 minutes
LabelEagle Vision
DirectorMilton Lage
ProducerBarry Ehrmann
ZZ Top chronology
Greatest Hits
Live from Texas
Double Down Live
Live from Texas
Live album by
ReleasedNovember 4, 2008
RecordedNovember 1, 2007
LabelEagle Rock
ZZ Top chronology
Rancho Texicano
Live from Texas
Double Down Live

Track listing

All songs by Billy Gibbons, Dusty Hill, Frank Beard except where noted.


  1. "Got Me Under Pressure" – 4:24
  2. "Waitin' for the Bus" (Gibbons, Hill) – 2:54
  3. "Jesus Just Left Chicago" – 4:58
  4. "I'm Bad, I'm Nationwide" – 4:40
  5. "Pincushion" – 5:06
  6. "Cheap Sunglasses" – 4:50
  7. "Pearl Necklace" – 3:49
  8. "Heard It on the X" – 3:51
  9. "Just Got Paid" (Gibbons, Bill Ham) – 7:35
  10. "Rough Boy" – 6:29
  11. "Blue Jean Blues" – 4:57
  12. "Gimme All Your Lovin'" – 4:35
  13. "Sharp Dressed Man" – 4:55
  14. "Legs" – 5:19
  15. "Tube Snake Boogie" – 3:03
  16. "La Grange" – 7:41
  17. "Tush" – 6:14


Due to time constraints compared to the DVD, the CD dropped "Heard It on the X" and "Pincushion"

  1. "Got Me Under Pressure"
  2. "Waitin' for the Bus" (Gibbons, Hill)
  3. "Jesus Just Left Chicago"
  4. "I'm Bad, I'm Nationwide"
  5. "Cheap Sunglasses"
  6. "Pearl Necklace"
  7. "Just Got Paid" (Gibbons, Ham)
  8. "Rough Boy"
  9. "Blues Intro"
  10. "Blue Jean Blues"
  11. "Gimme All Your Lovin'"
  12. "Sharp Dressed Man"
  13. "Legs"
  14. "Tube Snake Boogie"
  15. "La Grange"
  16. "Tush"



Chart (2008) Peak
Australian Music DVDs Chart[1] 3
Austrian Music DVDs Chart[2] 1
Belgian (Flanders) Music DVDs Chart[3] 4
Belgian (Wallonia) Music DVDs Chart[4] 3
Danish Music DVDs Chart[5] 6
Dutch Music DVDs Chart[6] 4
Finnish Music DVDs Chart[7] 1
German Albums Chart[8] 21
Italian Music DVDs Chart[9] 10
Norwegian Music DVDs Chart[10] 2
Swedish Music DVDs Chart[11] 1
Swiss Music DVDs Chart[12] 2
US Music Videos Chart[13] 1


Region Certification Certified units/sales
Australia (ARIA)[14] Gold 7,500^
Canada (Music Canada)[15] 5× Platinum 50,000^
Finland (Musiikkituottajat)[16] Gold 6,030[16]
Germany (BVMI)[17] Platinum 50,000^
United States (RIAA)[18] 2× Platinum 200,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone


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