Alan Parsons Project: Tales Of Mystery and Imagination 40th Anniversary Edition

Tales Of Mystery and Imagination 40th Anniversary Edition

Alan Parsons Project

  • US $48.00  

  • Release Date 02 December 2016
  • In Stock
Product code
5372667
Format
Vinyl Box Set
Label
UMC / Mercury

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• The original vinyl album has been half-speed mastered on two 45rpm 12” 180gm discs by Miles Showell at the studio where it all began, Abbey Road, and approved by Alan Parsons.

• The original album is presented for the first time ever in a 5.1 surround sound mix from the original multi-tracks by Alan Parsons at Capitol Studios, LA.

• 3 CDs (the 1976 original mix, the 1987 remix, plus a whole CD of over 70 minutes of previously unreleased bonus material)

• 5.1 surround sound BLURAY version of the album mastered by Alan Parsons June 2016, as well as a 96/44 HD mix

• 2-LP set of the original 1976 recording, half-speed mastered by Miles Showell at Abbey Road, March 2016

• Stunning 60-page coffee table book with photographs and new interviews with Alan Parsons, Hazel and Sally Woolfson, David Paton and Stuart Tosh about the making of the album

• An original album poster, a replica 1976 press kit and tape-man sticker

DISC ONE:
A Dream Within A Dream / The Raven / The Tell-Tale Heart / The Cask Of Amontillado / (The System Of) Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether / The Fall Of The House Of Usher (suite) i: Prelude – ii: Arrival – iii: Intermezzo – iv: Pavane – v: Fall / To One In Paradise (Original 1976 edition) / The Raven (Original Demo) / Edgar (Demo Of An Unreleased Track) / Orson Welles Radio Spot / Interview with Alan Parsons and Eric Woolfson

DISC TWO
A Dream Within A Dream / The Raven / The Tell-Tale Heart / The Cask Of Amontillado / (The System Of) Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether / The Fall Of The House Of Usher (suite) i: Prelude – ii: Arrival – iii: Intermezzo – iv: Pavane – v: Fall / To One In Paradise (1987 Remix) / Eric’s Guide Vocal Medley / Orson Welles Dialogue / Sea Lions In The Departure Lounge / GBH Mix (Unreleased Experiments)

DISC THREE: (ALL MATERIAL PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED) Album Launch at Los Angeles Planetarium – Introduction by Warren Duffy / Dream Within A Dream (Piano Takes) / Dream Within A Dream (Recorder Takes) / Dream Within A Dream/The Raven (Early Mix with Eric on Vocoder) / The Raven (Out-take and Extended Jam) / The Tell Tale Heart (Eric Guide Vocal) / Cask Of Amontillado (Rough mix – piano and backing vocals) / Cask Of Amontillado (Eric and Alan Guide Vocals) / Dr Tarr and Professor Fether (Early Rough Mix) / Dr Tarr and Professor Fether (Vocal Take) / Dr Tarr and Professor Fether – (Eric Guide Vocal) / Prelude (Orchestral Take 19) / Pavane (Experimenting & Take 1) / To One In Paradise (Rough Mix) / Interview with Alan and Eric – London, August 1987

DISC FOUR BLURAY: A Dream Within A Dream / The Raven / The Tell-Tale Heart / The Cask Of Amontillado / (The System Of) Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether / The Fall Of The House Of Usher (suite) i: Prelude – ii: Arrival – iii: Intermezzo – iv: Pavane – v: Fall / To One In Paradise (Original 1976 / 5.1 Mix by Alan Parsons, Mixed at Capitol Studios, LA, June 2016) A Dream Within A Dream / The Raven / The Tell-Tale Heart / The Cask Of Amontillado / (The System Of) Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether / The Fall Of The House Of Usher (suite) i: Prelude – ii: Arrival – iii: Intermezzo – iv: Pavane – v: Fall / To One In Paradise (Original 1976 / 96/24 HD Mix by Alan Parsons, Mixed at Capitol Studios, LA, June 2016)

2-LP SET: Original 1976 Recording / Half speed mastered by Miles Showell at Abbey Road, March 2016

LP 1 / SIDE 1
A Dream Within A Dream / The Raven / The Tell-Tale Heart

LP 1 / SIDE 2
The Cask Of Amontillado / (The System Of) Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether

LP 2 / SIDE 1
The Fall Of The House Of Usher: i: Prelude – ii: Arrival – iii: Intermezzo – iv: Pavane- v: Fall

LP 2 / SIDE 2
To One In Paradise / (The System Of) Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether (Single Version) / The Raven (Single Version) / To One In Paradise (Single Version)