Album InfoRelease Date: 2014-05-18
Label: Big Brother2014 remaster by Ian Cooper pressed and cut on heavyweight 180g vinyl over two discs.
The limited edition box set comes packaged in a deluxe box with magnetic closure lid and includes:
- a three CD set
- a double vinyl edition of the album
- a 56 page hard backed coffee table book (with exclusive photographs from a number of the photographers who documented the group’s early days as well as never before seen behind the scenes photographs taken by some of those closest to the band)
- a download coupon
The book also includes extensive sleeve notes from music critic Neil McCormick.
Additional content includes a 12” x 12” print, exclusive tote bag, enamel key ring, badge set and a set of 5 postcards with exclusive images from the period.
The box set also includes an exclusive 7” single (both tracks feature on the 3rd CD).
A 12" remastered replica of Whatever single is included on boxes ordered from the Oasis official web store.
Near comprehensive release of that period, omitting the demo version of Live Forever (as featured on Creation For The Nation), the acoustic version of Fade Away (as featured on Various - Help), the live version of Bring It On Down from Shakermaker and the demo version of Columbia from Oasis nor any of the live songs from Singles Collection or Live.
CD2-1 is the vinyl only demo from the very first promo and Supersonic
CD2-2 originally featured on Stop The Clocks EP
CD2-3 featured on the original UK vinyl and Japanese CD releases, as well as the 10th anniversary DVD release
CD2-4 & CD2-5 are B-sides from Supersonic
CD2-6 & CD2-7 are B-sides from Shakermaker
CD2-8 to CD8-10 are B-sides from Live Forever
CD2-11 to CD2-13 are B-sides from Cigarettes & Alcohol
CD2-14 to CD2-16 are taken from Whatever
CD3-2, CD3-5, CD3-6, CD3-10, CD3-15 are the demo versions that were released on the 1993 demo tape (Oasis).
CD3-1, CD3-2, CD3-4, CD3-7 to CD3-9, CD3-11 to CD3-14, CD3-16, CD3-17 are all previously unreleased, apart from previous bootleg recordings in poor quality.