Pink Floyd have announced that the group will release a new collector’s edition of their hit album, The Dark Side Of The Moon.
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the 1973 album, and to celebrate, the rock band will release a new deluxe box set on March 24.
the box set includes CD and gatefold vinyl of the new 2023 remastered studio album and Blu-Ray + DVD audio featuring the original 5.1 mix and remastered stereo versions. The set also includes additional new Blu-ray disc of Atmos mix, plus CD and LP of The Dark Side Of The Moon – Live At Wembley Empire Pool, London, 1974, a 160-page hardback photo book, a music book, replica 7″ singles and memorabilia.
The Dark Side Of The Moon album was partly developed in 1972 during live performances, and the band premiered an early version of the suite at London’s Rainbow Theatre several months before recording began. It is the eighth studio album by Pink Floyd, originally released in the U.S. on March 1, 1973 and then in the U.K. on March 16.
The new material was recorded in 1972 and 1973 at EMI Studios (now Abbey Road Studios) in London. The iconic sleeve, which depicts a prism spectrum, was designed by Storm Thorgerson of Hipgnosis and drawn by George Hardie.
The Dark Side Of The Moon has sold more than 50 million copies worldwide.
One of the most iconic and influential albums ever, it continues to find new audiences globally.
1. Speak To Me2. Breathe (In The Air)3. On The Run4. Time5. The Great Gig In The Sky
6. Money7. Us And Them8. Any Colour You Like9. Brain Damage10. Eclipse
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