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Elliott Smith: Expanded 25th Anniversary Edition

Elliott Smith: Expanded 25th Anniversary Edition

Elliott Smith: Expanded 25th Anniversary Edition. Kill Rock Stars. Peak Vinyl. Out Aug. 28th, 2020

elliott smith expanded 25th anniversary edition

Elliott Smith: Expanded 25th Anniversary Edition. To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Elliott Smith’s self-titled 2nd album release, Kill Rock Stars is reissuing a completely remastered 2-Disc CD or LP, this release also includes extra tracks not heard before. Formats include: mp3 – $13, wav – $15, 2xCD+Book – $25, 2x LP Black Vinyl + Book – $44.99 and 2x LP Highlighter Yellow Vinyl + Book – $54.99, available for preorder.

Released in 1995, it was largly ignored by the music press, but celebrated by artists from the Beasty Boys to Fugazi. CDs and LPs include the 52-page coffee table book with previously unseen photographs of Elliott by JJ Gonson, hand writen lyrics and remenicences by his colleagues and friends. Gonson shot the original album cover image.

For this release Larry Crane, producer/engineer and official archivist for the Smith family collected masters, files, cassetts, DAT and tape reels to get the closest sources to the origional mixes. It also includes the oldest known recording of Elliot performing live as a solo act. Prior to Elliot Smith his band Heatmiser released music and Elliot released his first solo record Roman Candle in 1994. Read more about this record here.

David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” Gets 50th Anniversary Box Set

David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” Gets 50th Anniversary Box Set

Bowie fans rejoice! Parlophone is releasing David Bowie “Space Oddity” 7″ mono single for the 50th anniversary of the original release on July 12th, 2019. So get your credit card ready!

2 x 7″ vinyl box plus new remixes by Tony Visconti. Includes posters. Price should be around $46 US. That’s for two 7″ singles. But for a hard-core Bowie fan, it’s a must-have set.

Available for preorder on Amazon UK and Italian sites.

Here’s a link to Amazon’s US store listing, is offering preorder stateside for $29.98 with free prime shipping.

Read more on superdeluxeedition.com

Single 1 Credits

Arranged By: David Bowie, Paul Buckmaster
Producer: Gus Dudgeon
Written-By: David Bowie

Single 2 Credits

Arranged By: David Bowie, Paul Buckmaster
Producer: Gus Dudgeon
Written-By: David Bowie
2019 Mix: Tony Visconti

Tracklist

Disc 1
A- Space Oddity
B- Wild-Eyed Boy From Freecloud
Disc 2
A- Visconti remix of Space Oddity
B- Visconti remix of Wild-Eyed Boy From Freecloud