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Another Date Change: Bowie in April

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Yet another move on the calendar: Decca/UMe’s deluxe edition of David Bowie’s first LP – that truly wacky effort on Deram Records – has been set for an April 6 release date, a month back from its intended March release.

But those of you who can’t wait long enough for the set – consisting of the original LP in mono and stereo as well as new mixes and BBC sessions not included on the collector’s set The Deram Anthology from 1997 – note that Universal has already released the set in the U.K., so it can surely be imported.

In case you missed the track listing, it’s after the jump. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Mike Duquette

February 7, 2010 at 14:42

Posted in David Bowie, News, Reissues

Stayin’ Alive

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Those of you who were debating the merits of Mythology, the upcoming four-disc Bee Gees box set, now have a lot of time to decide to buy it. The box, originally slated for release last November before being pushed back to the spring, is now due on November 16, 2010. Update your calendars accordingly.

The set is a retrospective look at the collective careers of the brothers Gibb, with one disc each devoted to Robin, Barry, Maurice and Andy Gibb. The track list (presented after the jump) features hits, deep cuts and three unreleased tracks (“Angel of Mercy” and “The Bridge” on the Maurice disc, and “Arrow Through the Heart” on the Andy disc), all housed in a box with a 60-page liner notes booklet. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Mike Duquette

February 7, 2010 at 13:56

Posted in Bee Gees, Box Sets, News