The Band The Band - 50th Anniversary 180g 45rpm 2LP, 2CD, Blu-Ray & 7" Vinyl Box Set
The Band The Band - 50th Anniversary 180g 45rpm 2LP, 2CD, Blu-Ray & 7" Vinyl Box Set The Band The Band - 50th Anniversary 180g 45rpm 2LP, 2CD, Blu-Ray & 7" Vinyl Box Set
Genre: Pop Rock
Label: Capitol
Size: 12"
Format: 45RPM,

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The Band The Band - 50th Anniversary 180g 45rpm 2LP, 2CD, Blu-Ray & 7" Vinyl Box Set

The Band

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50th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition 45rpm Double LP, 2CD, Blu-Ray & 7" Vinyl Single Box Set!
Cut by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering!
New Stereo Mix By Bob Clearmountain Overseen by Robbie Robertson!

When The Band's seminal eponymous second album was released fifty years ago on September 22, 1969, not much more was known about the reclusive group than when they released their landmark debut, Music From Big Pink, to widespread critical praise and bewilderment, just the year before. The band, made up of four Canadians and one American, was still shrouded in mystery, allowing for listeners and the music press to let their imaginations run wild about who these men were and what this music was that sounded unlike anything else happening at the close of the psychedelic '60s. Dressed like 19th century fire-and-brimstone preachers and singing rustic, sepia-toned songs about America and the deep south, The Band - Garth Hudson (keyboards, piano, horn), Levon Helm (drums, vocals, mandolin), Richard Manuel (keyboards, vocals, drums), Rick Danko (bass, vocals, fiddle) and Robbie Robertson (guitar, piano, vocals) - was an enigma, unlike any group that came before or after. And their self-titled "Brown Album," as it would lovingly be called, cemented their status as one of the most exciting and revolutionary bands in years, on the strength of now-classic songs like "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down," "Up On Cripple Creek" and "Rag Mama Rag."

UMe celebrates the 50th Anniversary of The Band's pioneering self-titled album with this 45rpm Double LP Black Vinyl, CD, Blu-ray & 7" Vinyl edition featuring the new stereo mix of the album by Bob Clearmountain.

Exclusively for the box set, Clearmountain has also created a new 5.1 surround mix for the album and bonus tracks, presented on Blu-ray with the new stereo, both in high resolution audio (96kHz/24bit). All the new audio mixes have been mastered by Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering. The box set also includes an exclusive reproduction of The Band's 1969 7-inch vinyl single for "Rag Mama Rag" / "The Unfaithful Servant" in their new stereo mixes and a booklet with an extensive, illuminating new essay by author and music critic Anthony DeCurtis and classic photos by Elliott Landy which have had an inimitable influence on rock and roll. For the album's new vinyl editions, Chris Bellman cut the vinyl lacquers for the album's new stereo mix at 45 rpm at Bernie Grundman Mastering, expanding the album's vinyl footprint from one LP to two.

All the Anniversary Edition releases were overseen by Robertson and feature a new stereo mix by Bob Clearmountain from the original multi-track masters, similar to the acclaimed 50th anniversary collections of 2018's Music From Big Pink releases.

Clearmountain and Robertson's approach to remixing the beloved album was done with the utmost care and respect for the music and what The Band represents. "The idea was to take you deeper inside the music, but this album is homemade," Robertson says in the liner notes. "You can't touch up a painting. It has nothing to do with what you get when you go into a recording studio." When he expressed his concerns to Clearmountain, the renowned engineer and producer reassured him: "We're just trying to overcome the original technological limitations in order to bring you closer into the room," he explained. "I'm going to do everything in my power not to get in the way of this music at all." The result is a new mix that allows listeners to hear these classic songs in stunning, and often times startling, clarity, packing more of a sonic and emotional punch than ever before.

Features

  • 50th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition Box Set
  • Blu-Ray Audio
  • 2CD
  • 180g 45rpm 2LP
  • 7" Vinyl Single
  • 13 Bonus Tracks including 6 previously unreleased outtakes & alternate versions
  • Complete Live At Woodstock 1969 performance audio
  • "Classic Albums - The Band" Documentary
  • New stereo mix by Bob Clearmountain
  • All new mixes mastered by Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering
  • Booklet with classic photos by Elliott Landy
  • Extensive, illuminating new essay by author and music critic Anthony DeCurtis
  • Collectable lithographs by Elliott Landy
  • Lacquers cut by Chris Bellman for the album's new stereo mix at 45 rpm at Bernie Grundman Mastering
  • Overseen by Robbie Robertson
  • Exclusive for box set - new 5.1 surround mix on Blu-Ray Hi-Res audio (96kHz/24bit)
  • Exclusive reproduction of The Band's 1969 7-inch vinyl single for "Rag Mama Rag" / "The Unfaithful Servant" in their new stereo mixes
  • Deluxe box with lift-off lid
  • Made in Canada

Musicians

Garth Hudson keyboards, piano, horn
Levon Helm drums, vocals, mandolin
Richard Manuel keyboards, vocals, drums
Rick Danko bass, vocals, fiddle
Robbie Robertson guitar, piano, vocals

Selections

CD1:

  1. Across The Great Divide
  2. Rag Mama Rag
  3. The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
  4. When You Awake
  5. Up On Cripple Creek
  6. Whispering Pines
  7. Jemima Surrender
  8. Rockin' Chair
  9. Look Out Cleveland
  10. Jawbone
  11. The Unfaithful Servant
  12. King Harvest (Has Surely Come)
Bonus Tracks:
  1. Up On Cripple Creek (Earlier Version)
  2. Rag Mama Rag (Alternate Version)
  3. The Unfaithful Servant (Alternate Version)
  4. Look Out Cleveland (Instrumental Mix)
  5. Rockin' Chair (A Cappella / Stripped Down)
  6. Up On Cripple Creek (Instrumental Mix)

CD2:

Live At Woodstock, 1969 (Original Rough Mixes)
  1. Chest Fever
  2. Tears Of Rage
  3. We Can Talk
  4. Don't Ya Tell Henry
  5. Baby Don't You Do It
  6. Ain't No More Cane On The Brazos
  7. Long Black Veil
  8. This Wheel's On Fire
  9. I Shall Be Released
  10. The Weight
  11. Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever
Additional Studio Bonus Tracks:
  1. Get Up Jake (Outtake - Stereo Mix)
  2. Rag Mama Rag (Alternate Vocal Take - Rough Mix)
  3. The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (Alternate Mix)
  4. Up On Cripple Creek (Alternate Take)
  5. Whispering Pines (Alternate Take)
  6. Jemima Surrender (Alternate Take)
  7. King Harvest (Has Surely Come) (Alternate Performance)

Blu-Ray:

(Stereo and 5.1 Surround - High Resolution Audio 96 kHz/24 bit)
  1. Across The Great Divide
  2. Rag Mama Rag
  3. The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
  4. When You Awake
  5. Up On Cripple Creek
  6. Whispering Pines
  7. Jemima Surrender
  8. Rockin' Chair
  9. Look Out Cleveland
  10. Jawbone
  11. The Unfaithful Servant
  12. King Harvest (Has Surely Come)
Bonus Tracks:
  1. Up On Cripple Creek (Earlier Version)
  2. Rag Mama Rag (Alternate Version)
  3. The Unfaithful Servant (Alternate Version)
  4. Look Out Cleveland (Instrumental Mix)
  5. Rockin' Chair (A Cappella / Stripped Down)
  6. Up On Cripple Creek (Instrumental Mix)
"Classic Albums - The Band" (Documentary)

2LP (45rpm)
Side One:

  1. Across The Great Divide
  2. Rag Mama Rag
  3. The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down

Side Two:

  1. When You Awake
  2. Up On Cripple Creek
  3. Whispering Pines

Side Three:

  1. Jemima Surrender
  2. Rockin' Chair
  3. Look Out Cleveland

Side Four:

  1. Jawbone
  2. The Unfaithful Servant
  3. King Harvest (Has Surely Come)

7" Vinyl Single - "Rag Mama Rag" (Original 1969 7" Capitol Single):

Side A: Rag Mama Rag
Side B: The Unfaithful Servant
Description

50th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition 45rpm Double LP, 2CD, Blu-Ray & 7" Vinyl Single Box Set!
Cut by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering!
New Stereo Mix By Bob Clearmountain Overseen by Robbie Robertson!

When The Band's seminal eponymous second album was released fifty years ago on September 22, 1969, not much more was known about the reclusive group than when they released their landmark debut, Music From Big Pink, to widespread critical praise and bewilderment, just the year before. The band, made up of four Canadians and one American, was still shrouded in mystery, allowing for listeners and the music press to let their imaginations run wild about who these men were and what this music was that sounded unlike anything else happening at the close of the psychedelic '60s. Dressed like 19th century fire-and-brimstone preachers and singing rustic, sepia-toned songs about America and the deep south, The Band - Garth Hudson (keyboards, piano, horn), Levon Helm (drums, vocals, mandolin), Richard Manuel (keyboards, vocals, drums), Rick Danko (bass, vocals, fiddle) and Robbie Robertson (guitar, piano, vocals) - was an enigma, unlike any group that came before or after. And their self-titled "Brown Album," as it would lovingly be called, cemented their status as one of the most exciting and revolutionary bands in years, on the strength of now-classic songs like "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down," "Up On Cripple Creek" and "Rag Mama Rag."

UMe celebrates the 50th Anniversary of The Band's pioneering self-titled album with this 45rpm Double LP Black Vinyl, CD, Blu-ray & 7" Vinyl edition featuring the new stereo mix of the album by Bob Clearmountain.

Exclusively for the box set, Clearmountain has also created a new 5.1 surround mix for the album and bonus tracks, presented on Blu-ray with the new stereo, both in high resolution audio (96kHz/24bit). All the new audio mixes have been mastered by Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering. The box set also includes an exclusive reproduction of The Band's 1969 7-inch vinyl single for "Rag Mama Rag" / "The Unfaithful Servant" in their new stereo mixes and a booklet with an extensive, illuminating new essay by author and music critic Anthony DeCurtis and classic photos by Elliott Landy which have had an inimitable influence on rock and roll. For the album's new vinyl editions, Chris Bellman cut the vinyl lacquers for the album's new stereo mix at 45 rpm at Bernie Grundman Mastering, expanding the album's vinyl footprint from one LP to two.

All the Anniversary Edition releases were overseen by Robertson and feature a new stereo mix by Bob Clearmountain from the original multi-track masters, similar to the acclaimed 50th anniversary collections of 2018's Music From Big Pink releases.

Clearmountain and Robertson's approach to remixing the beloved album was done with the utmost care and respect for the music and what The Band represents. "The idea was to take you deeper inside the music, but this album is homemade," Robertson says in the liner notes. "You can't touch up a painting. It has nothing to do with what you get when you go into a recording studio." When he expressed his concerns to Clearmountain, the renowned engineer and producer reassured him: "We're just trying to overcome the original technological limitations in order to bring you closer into the room," he explained. "I'm going to do everything in my power not to get in the way of this music at all." The result is a new mix that allows listeners to hear these classic songs in stunning, and often times startling, clarity, packing more of a sonic and emotional punch than ever before.

Features

  • 50th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition Box Set
  • Blu-Ray Audio
  • 2CD
  • 180g 45rpm 2LP
  • 7" Vinyl Single
  • 13 Bonus Tracks including 6 previously unreleased outtakes & alternate versions
  • Complete Live At Woodstock 1969 performance audio
  • "Classic Albums - The Band" Documentary
  • New stereo mix by Bob Clearmountain
  • All new mixes mastered by Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering
  • Booklet with classic photos by Elliott Landy
  • Extensive, illuminating new essay by author and music critic Anthony DeCurtis
  • Collectable lithographs by Elliott Landy
  • Lacquers cut by Chris Bellman for the album's new stereo mix at 45 rpm at Bernie Grundman Mastering
  • Overseen by Robbie Robertson
  • Exclusive for box set - new 5.1 surround mix on Blu-Ray Hi-Res audio (96kHz/24bit)
  • Exclusive reproduction of The Band's 1969 7-inch vinyl single for "Rag Mama Rag" / "The Unfaithful Servant" in their new stereo mixes
  • Deluxe box with lift-off lid
  • Made in Canada

Musicians

Garth Hudson keyboards, piano, horn
Levon Helm drums, vocals, mandolin
Richard Manuel keyboards, vocals, drums
Rick Danko bass, vocals, fiddle
Robbie Robertson guitar, piano, vocals

Selections

CD1:

  1. Across The Great Divide
  2. Rag Mama Rag
  3. The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
  4. When You Awake
  5. Up On Cripple Creek
  6. Whispering Pines
  7. Jemima Surrender
  8. Rockin' Chair
  9. Look Out Cleveland
  10. Jawbone
  11. The Unfaithful Servant
  12. King Harvest (Has Surely Come)
Bonus Tracks:
  1. Up On Cripple Creek (Earlier Version)
  2. Rag Mama Rag (Alternate Version)
  3. The Unfaithful Servant (Alternate Version)
  4. Look Out Cleveland (Instrumental Mix)
  5. Rockin' Chair (A Cappella / Stripped Down)
  6. Up On Cripple Creek (Instrumental Mix)

CD2:

Live At Woodstock, 1969 (Original Rough Mixes)
  1. Chest Fever
  2. Tears Of Rage
  3. We Can Talk
  4. Don't Ya Tell Henry
  5. Baby Don't You Do It
  6. Ain't No More Cane On The Brazos
  7. Long Black Veil
  8. This Wheel's On Fire
  9. I Shall Be Released
  10. The Weight
  11. Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever
Additional Studio Bonus Tracks:
  1. Get Up Jake (Outtake - Stereo Mix)
  2. Rag Mama Rag (Alternate Vocal Take - Rough Mix)
  3. The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (Alternate Mix)
  4. Up On Cripple Creek (Alternate Take)
  5. Whispering Pines (Alternate Take)
  6. Jemima Surrender (Alternate Take)
  7. King Harvest (Has Surely Come) (Alternate Performance)

Blu-Ray:

(Stereo and 5.1 Surround - High Resolution Audio 96 kHz/24 bit)
  1. Across The Great Divide
  2. Rag Mama Rag
  3. The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
  4. When You Awake
  5. Up On Cripple Creek
  6. Whispering Pines
  7. Jemima Surrender
  8. Rockin' Chair
  9. Look Out Cleveland
  10. Jawbone
  11. The Unfaithful Servant
  12. King Harvest (Has Surely Come)
Bonus Tracks:
  1. Up On Cripple Creek (Earlier Version)
  2. Rag Mama Rag (Alternate Version)
  3. The Unfaithful Servant (Alternate Version)
  4. Look Out Cleveland (Instrumental Mix)
  5. Rockin' Chair (A Cappella / Stripped Down)
  6. Up On Cripple Creek (Instrumental Mix)
"Classic Albums - The Band" (Documentary)

2LP (45rpm)
Side One:

  1. Across The Great Divide
  2. Rag Mama Rag
  3. The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down

Side Two:

  1. When You Awake
  2. Up On Cripple Creek
  3. Whispering Pines

Side Three:

  1. Jemima Surrender
  2. Rockin' Chair
  3. Look Out Cleveland

Side Four:

  1. Jawbone
  2. The Unfaithful Servant
  3. King Harvest (Has Surely Come)

7" Vinyl Single - "Rag Mama Rag" (Original 1969 7" Capitol Single):

Side A: Rag Mama Rag
Side B: The Unfaithful Servant
ISBN
ASSOC
R
Genre
Pop Rock
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
13.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
The Band
Title
The Band - 50th Anniversary (Super Deluxe)
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
180G
Record Speed
45RPM
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
Release Date
11-15-2019
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
Scratch & Dent
0
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