50th anniversary Sgt Pepper - 1, 2 and multi-disc deluxe box set

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Re: 50th anniversary Sgt Pepper deluxe set on Amazon Italy for UK£81 as of 5/4

Postby nev gash » 19 May 2017, 09:12

Not in a universe with Abbey Road in it!
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Re: 50th anniversary Sgt Pepper deluxe set on Amazon Italy for UK£81 as of 5/4

Postby Moleskin » 19 May 2017, 11:10

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Bent Fabric wrote:http://ultimateclassicrock.com/beatles-white-album-reissue/

As some of us may have hoped, this party is just getting started.

The funny thing is, it's been a while since I've listened to the White Album, and I'm kind of bored with saying it's the best album ever, etc. So this will come at a good time!


Does this mean the short version of 'Helter Skelter' in a new stereo mix?
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Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 19 May 2017, 12:31

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Re: 50th anniversary Sgt Pepper deluxe set on Amazon Italy for UK£81 as of 5/4

Postby Bent Fabric » 25 May 2017, 14:36

Well, I've been billed $110 US by Amazon and they claim I'll be united with this thing by tomorrow evening.

Meanwhile, MP3 versions of the new mix and the outtake CDs are already out there in the ether. I feel like I can wait.

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Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 25 May 2017, 14:49

Bent Fabric wrote:Meanwhile, MP3 versions of the new mix and the outtake CDs are already out there in the ether.


:D :D
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Postby Tom Waits For No One » 25 May 2017, 15:06

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Re: 50th anniversary Sgt Pepper deluxe set on Amazon Italy for UK£81 as of 5/4

Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 25 May 2017, 15:40

Going to walk to work on this sunny afternoon with a handful of the outtakes playing on headphones. Really excited.

Will report back...
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Postby nev gash » 25 May 2017, 22:59

So are we doing a synch listen on the 1st?

Could do the first Bowie after :)
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Re: 50th anniversary Sgt Pepper deluxe set on Amazon Italy for UK£81 as of 5/4

Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 25 May 2017, 23:13

I'm keen, yeah.
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Postby jimboo » 26 May 2017, 11:21

KATANGA MY FRIEND! wrote:Going to walk to work on this sunny afternoon with a handful of the outtakes playing on headphones. Really excited.

Will report back...



Mmmm , got you so excited that you started a worst of the Beatles thread ?
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Postby Moleskin » 26 May 2017, 11:23

I notice that 'Strawberry Fields Forever' is a '2015 Remix'. Presumably that was the audition?
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Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 26 May 2017, 11:29

jimboo wrote:
KATANGA MY FRIEND! wrote:Going to walk to work on this sunny afternoon with a handful of the outtakes playing on headphones. Really excited.

Will report back...



Mmmm , got you so excited that you started a worst of the Beatles thread ?


:)

They've been in my head a LOT lately...
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Re: 50th anniversary Sgt Pepper deluxe set on Amazon Italy for UK£81 as of 5/4

Postby bhoywonder » 26 May 2017, 14:57

Moleskin wrote:I notice that 'Strawberry Fields Forever' is a '2015 Remix'. Presumably that was the audition?


It was made for the 1 DVD, I believe.

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Postby Charlie O. » 26 May 2017, 16:27

Moleskin wrote:I notice that 'Strawberry Fields Forever' is a '2015 Remix'. Presumably that was the audition?

I really notice the "edit point" on this one - which I never really did on the '67 mixes.
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Re: 50th anniversary Sgt Pepper deluxe set on Amazon Italy for UK£81 as of 5/4

Postby Pool Hall Richard » 26 May 2017, 21:21

Sprung for the 2cd version in Sainsburys this evening, £15, and grabbed that Free 5 Classic Albums for £9 at the same time.

Man, wish already i'd bought the big box, really hard to read the inlay booklet (i know, a minor point, the music is the important part but still, tiny black writing on green background screws with my eyes, need to get stronger glasses,) but that aside, gonna give this a nice play tomorrow. it can wait for tonight, Saturday play for me, empty house, play loud, starting with cd2, of course.

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Re: 50th anniversary Sgt Pepper deluxe set on Amazon Italy for UK£81 as of 5/4

Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 27 May 2017, 18:51

The new documentary (which isn't in the box, btw) doesn't feature any Beatles' music or any Beatles talking about the music (unless you count Pete Best):



The docu that's included in the box is this one, I think:

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x1k6a5 ... 1992_music
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Postby Charlie O. » 27 May 2017, 19:11

KATANGA MY FRIEND! wrote:... or any Beatles talking about the music (unless you count Pete Best)

"I'd've done a better job on 'With A Little Help From My Friends'."
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Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 27 May 2017, 20:53

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Re: 50th anniversary Sgt Pepper deluxe set on Amazon Italy for UK£81 as of 5/4

Postby Neige » 27 May 2017, 21:18

UK£70 at Amazon Italy now... I've stopped resisting and ordered it.
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