Friday, January 31, 2014

Goodbye Yellow Brick Road Reissued on March 24



On March 24 (March 25 in the United States), Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, Elton’s seminal 1973 album, will be reissued with a 5-disc box set, a limited-edition yellow vinyl double album, and other formats.


The box set will include:

A 2014 remaster of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road by Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering from the original analogue tapes on CD;

A CD of album B-sides and bonus tracks, plus nine new cover versions of songs from the album performed by Ed Sheeran, Miguel featuring Wale, Hunter Hayes, The Band Perry, John Grant, Emeli Sande, Imelda May, Fall Out Boy and Zac Brown Band;

Elton “Live At Hammersmith 1973” on 2 CDs;

Bryan Forbes’ 1973 film Elton John and Bernie Taupin Say Goodbye To Norma Jean and Other Things on DVD;

A 100-page illustrated hardback book packed with rare photos, memorabilia and a new essay containing interviews with Elton John and Bernie Taupin.

2 comments:

Andrea Grasso said...

Here you can find a more detailed rundown of the content:
http://musicworlditalia.blogspot.it/2014/01/elton-johns-goodbye-yellow-brick-road.html

Anonymous said...

Does anyone know the reason exactly for including "Pinball Wizard" and "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds"? Weren't they recorded during "Captain Fantastic" sessions.