Pink Floyd has introduced a Fiftieth-anniversary field set celebrating their legendary album, The Dark Side of the Moon. The set contains the newly remastered unique album on CD and vinyl, in addition to Blu-ray editions that includes a 5.1 combine and remastered stereo variations of the album.
The field additionally contains The Darkish Facet of the Moon – Stay at Wembley Empire Pool, London, 1974 on CD, vinyl and Blu-ray.
The set is accompanied by a 160-page hardcover ebook, showcasing uncommon black and white pictures from Pink Floyd’s 1972-75 excursions of the U.Okay. and the U.S. Extra bonus materials contains replicas of the band’s two 7” singles: “Cash” with B-side “Any Color You Like,” and “Us and Them” with B-side “Time.” The set additionally comes with posters, stickers and a duplicate of the 1973 EMI pamphlet and an invite to preview The Darkish Facet of the Moon on the London Planetarium.
The field set is out there for pre-order now.
Initially launched on March 1, 1973, The Darkish Facet of the Moon has been hailed as one of many best rock albums ever recorded. Its affect continues to influence listeners and artists alike, and, with greater than 50 million copies bought worldwide, it stays one of the commercially profitable albums ever launched.
As a part of the Fiftieth-anniversary celebration, Pink Floyd can be inviting animators to enter a contest to create music movies for any of the ten songs on The Darkish Facet of the Moon. “The band wish to give all animators a possibility to current a contemporary tackle these timeless aural works,” explains a press launch, which notes that “a winner shall be chosen from a panel of consultants which is able to embrace Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason, Aubrey ‘Po’ Powell (Pink Floyd’s artistic director) and the BFI (British Movie Institute).” Additional particulars might be found on the band’s website.
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