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Swift slates live CD/DVD

Wednesday, September 21, 2011 – If unable to catch Taylor Swift's world tour live, soon fans go see it on CD/DVD and CD/Blu-ray sets, "Speak Now World Tour - Live."

The sets will be out Nov. 21, the day before the U.S. tour wraps with the second of two sold-out shows at Madison Square Garden.

This year, Swift's tour will have played to capacity crowds in stadiums and arenas over 98 shows in 17 countries spanning 3 continents. The tour was extended into 2012 with shows in Australia and New Zealand.

The set will include all 17 songs from Swift's Speak Now show: Sparks Fly, Mine, Story of Us, Our Song, Mean, Back To December, Better Than Revenge, Speak Now, Fearless, Last Kiss, You Belong With Me, Dear John, Enchanted, Haunted, Long Live, Fifteen and Love Story plus additional bonus content. The CD will contain more than 75 minutes of music, including live versions of favorites from the Speak Now album.

Swift plays five different guitars in the show, including electric, acoustic and 12-string. She also plays two banjos, ukulele and piano and changes costumes nine times.

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