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Capitol rereleases Imagine and Pet Sounds on vinyl this month
[Official Press Release]
HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Capitol/EMI's high quality
"From The Capitol Vaults" U.S. vinyl campaign continues on September 30
with the limited edition release of two iconic rock albums. Jimi Hendrix's
incendiary 1970 concert album, Band Of Gypsys, will be issued on fiery red
180-gram vinyl, and John Lennon's chart-topping 1971 studio album, Imagine, will be released on 180-gram vinyl.
Capitol/EMI launched its "From The Capitol Vaults" campaign on
September 2 with 13 classic titles, all previously out-of-print on vinyl.
Included in the series' debut were A Perfect Circle's Mer de Noms, The
Beach Boys' Pet Sounds, Coldplay's Parachutes, A Rush Of Blood To The Head, and X&Y, Radiohead's Pablo Honey, The Bends, OK Computer, Kid A (two 10" 140-gram LPs), Amnesiac (two 10" 140-gram LPs), and Hail To The Thief, R.E.M.'s Document, and Steve Miller Band's Greatest Hits 1974-78.
All "From The Capitol Vaults" titles feature carefully replicated
artwork and packaging true to their original single or gatefold jacket LP
releases. More "From The Capitol Vaults" titles will soon be announced.
For more information, visit fromthecapitolvaults.com.
Published September 10, 2008