Reintroducing Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Heart’s Club Band
If you’re an audio geek or a Beatles freak, you’ll want to digest this entire article on Beatlesnews.com, which lays out all the details for the upcoming reissue of the band’s entire catalog on CD, due September 9. It’s an exhaustive summary of a talk held by Beatles historian Matt Hurwitz and Beatles author Bruce Spizer at a recent convention in Chicago.
Curious about the equalization process, or whether the new discs adhere to the mixes heard on the British versions of the albums versus the American versions? It’s in the article. Did you know George Martin significantly tweaked the mixes of Help! and Rubber Soul when they first came out on CD in 1987? It’s in the article. Will the original liner notes be represented? It’s in the article.
Read it here.