On Tuesday, Oct. 5, EMI Music releases a broad selection of remastered John Lennon albums and new collections, and The Record Exchange will have all of them in stock!
EMI Music’s global John Lennon ‘Gimme Some Truth’ catalogue campaign is being overseen by Yoko Ono and commemorates the music legend’s 70th birthday on Oct. 9. Featured in the sweeping initiative are eight remastered John Lennon solo albums and new titles, including Double Fantasy Stripped Down, Power To The People: The Hits, Gimme Some Truth and the John Lennon Signature Box.
For the first time, Lennon’s classic solo albums and other standout recordings have been digitally remastered from his original mixes. Double Fantasy, 1980’s Grammy Award winner for Album of the Year, is presented with a newly remixed ‘Stripped Down’ version produced by Yoko Ono and Jack Douglas, Lennon’s original co-producers for the album. Some Time In New York City has been restored to include the six ‘Live Jam’ recordings featured on the original album.
The deluxe 11CD John Lennon Signature Box includes 13 previously unreleased home recordings, and Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon, and Julian Lennon have each written personal essays for the lavish collection.
John Lennon’s life and music will be specially feted this fall with a variety of commemorative releases and events around the world. Visit johnlennon.com for more info all on the releases and special events.