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McCartney says White Album Anniversary Release Nearly Ready

Postby Hugh » 20 Jun 2018, 22:33

Macca has been trailing his new album Egypt Station and says 50th anniversary White Album release is “all lined up”.

http://diymag.com/2018/06/20/paul-mccar ... pt-station

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Re: McCartney says White Album Anniversary Release Nearly Ready

Postby pcqgod » 21 Jun 2018, 22:08

Another remix job?
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Postby Snarfyguy » 21 Jun 2018, 22:53

Remaster + Esher demos, apparently

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Postby toomanyhatz » 21 Jun 2018, 23:03

The Esher demos have long deserved an official release. But yeah, I do hope there's a bit more to it. Maybe some previously unheard outtakes? I'd say "Carnival of Light," finally, but it's not contemporary, and I imagine that particular ship has already sailed...
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Re: McCartney says White Album Anniversary Release Nearly Ready

Postby Hugh » 21 Jun 2018, 23:04

If it is not being remixed, what’s another remaster going to do to improve it on the last remaster?

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Postby C. » 21 Jun 2018, 23:10

oh it's all bollocks
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Re: McCartney says White Album Anniversary Release Nearly Ready

Postby Hugh » 21 Jun 2018, 23:12

Yeah but you can’t let the anniversary go by without product. It should come bundled with the BCB Beatles.

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Postby bobzilla77 » 21 Jun 2018, 23:53

Aren't there supposed to be a couple super long versions of Helter Skelter that have not been Anthologized yet?
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Postby Sneelock » 22 Jun 2018, 00:38

I've got blisters on my Lumbar Region!!!!
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Postby Tactful Cactus » 22 Jun 2018, 18:55

Hugh wrote:Yeah but you can’t let the anniversary go by without product. It should come bundled with the BCB Beatles.


We should remaster and re-release Bcbeatles to an undeserving public. Its probably ten years now.

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Postby Bent Fabric » 22 Jun 2018, 19:14

Man...FUCK McCartney!

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Re: McCartney says White Album Anniversary Release Nearly Ready

Postby joels344 » 22 Jun 2018, 19:46

50th re-release for the 50th anniversary. Perfect.

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Postby NMB » 22 Jun 2018, 21:15

I’m hoping it’s a single album. That should finally settle the arguments.
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Postby C » 22 Jun 2018, 22:49

Let's hope the anniversary release is a culled down one CD job





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Postby Charlie O. » 22 Jun 2018, 23:36

Hopefully they can finally whittle it down to a single disc.
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Postby Phenomenal Cat » 03 Jul 2018, 21:55

Anything shorts of 36 discs would be criminal. Two discs of "Honey Pie", please.
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Re: McCartney says White Album Anniversary Release Nearly Ready

Postby Tom Waits For No One » 01 Sep 2018, 16:32

An update from someone at superdeluxeditions:

Phil Cohen says:
August 30, 2018 at 22:00
The official announcement of the editions and contents of The Beatles’ “White Album” expanded reissues will be at a press event on the 26th of September. What little we know is that “Lady Madonna” will be included, as will the “Esher Demos”, pre-production demos recorded on 4-track at George Harrison’s house.

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Re: McCartney says White Album Anniversary Release Nearly Ready

Postby Matt Wilson » 01 Sep 2018, 18:05

I'm sure it'll be exactly like the Sgt Pepper's box: remaster (mono & stereo), remix, 5.1, & extra discs of various takes of each song. And now we know the Esher demos will be included. The book for the Pepper's box was outstanding, I'm sure this will be the same.
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Postby Sneelock » 07 Sep 2018, 00:06

I listened to about the first 5 minutes of Howard Stern's interview with McCartney. Howard asked McCartney if he loved his mother. McCartney said yes.
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Re: McCartney says White Album Anniversary Release Nearly Ready

Postby never/ever » 07 Sep 2018, 02:28

That's top notch broadcasting right there.

I'd be all for a re-released mono boxset, if those remasters are any improvement on the set I already have.
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