My Generation 2CD Box Japan



Matt lenono68 at gmail.com
Tue May 13 21:48:17 CDT 2008


Why is this only getting a Japanese release? If they release this in Europe
or the US it would be much cheaper.

Matt


From: "Bruce" <bkawak at charter.net>
> Subject: My Generation 2CD Box Japan
> To: "O&S" <oddsandsods at thewho.net>,     "The Who \(IGTC\)"
>        <thewho at igtc.com>
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> Cha Ching, the 2CD comes to about $120 with postage. :(
>
> http://www.cdjournal.com/main/news/news.php?nno=18819&fm=rss
>
> Translated by someone on Hoffman:
>
> World's First CD Issue of The Who's Debut Album, Also in Box Set on SHM-CD
> with Cardboard Sleeves
>
> There have been ongoing Who reissues in recent years, and now fans will
> see
> another release! Following on the Deluxe Edition, and the reissue in its
> Japanese version with the "Girl's Sleeve," their debut album My Generation
> is being released for the world's first time on CD in its original UK mono
> version.
>
> The remastering was done under the sole supervision of Jon Astley, working
> from the best analogue masters in the band's possession. This marks the
> first CD appearance of the mono version of "I'm a Man," and of course the
> unedited mono version of "The Kids Are Alright" is also included.
> Contemporary singles and studio outtakes, including "Daddy Rolling Stone"
> in
> its first mono CD issue, have been added as bonus tracks. The CD
> (UICY-6988;
> 1,980 yen) is scheduled for release in Japan on 25 June.
>
> The same day sees the scheduled release of a Japan-only box set, the My
> Generation Box (UICY-93533/4; 10,000 yen). Besides the mono mix, it also
> contains the stereo mix of My Generation, along with related singles and
> outtakes, on two audiophile-quality SHM-CDs. These discs too are mastered
> by
> Jon Astley.
>
> The box set will include seven cardboard sleeves reproducing unique cover
> art from Japan and various European countries at the time of the album's
> first release. About 20 contemporary single and EP sleeves from many
> nations
> will also be reproduced on paper sleeves, sized proportionately to the
> replica LP covers. The box is a serial-numbered limited edition. This set
> will go down in history as a masterpiece of compilation, and you should
> definitely get it if you love the Who!
>
> My Generation, original UK mono version (UICY-6988; 1,980 yen)
>
> 01. Out in the Street (mono)
> 02. I Don't Mind (mono)
> 03. The Good's Gone (mono)
> 04. La-La-La-Lies (mono)
> 05. Much Too Much (mono)
> 06. My Generation (mono)
> 07. The Kids Are Alright (mono)
> 08. Please Please Please (mono)
> 09. It's Not True (mono)
> 10. I'm a Man (mono)
> 11. A Legal Matter (mono)
> 12. The Ox (mono)
>
> [Bonus tracks]
>
> 13. Circles (mono)
> 14. I Can't Explain (mono)
> 15. Bald Headed Woman (mono)
> 16. Anyway Anyhow Anywhere (mono)
> 17. Daddy Rolling Stone (mono)
> 18. Anytime You Want Me (mono)
> 19. Shout and Shimmy (mono)
> 20. Leaving Here (stereo)
> 21. Lubie (Come Back Home) (stereo)
> 22. Heat Wave (stereo)
> 23. Motoring (stereo)
>
> My Generation Box (UICY-93533/4; 10,000 yen)
>
> Disk 1:
>
> 01. Out in the Street (mono)
> 02. I Don't Mind (mono)
> 03. The Good's Gone (mono)
> 04. La-La-La-Lies (mono)
> 05. Much Too Much (mono)
> 06. My Generation (mono)
> 07. The Kids Are Alright (mono)
> 08. Please Please Please (mono)
> 09. It's Not True (mono)
> 10. I'm a Man (mono)
> 11. A Legal Matter (mono)
> 12. The Ox (mono)
> 13. Circles (mono)
> 14. I Can't Explain (mono)
> 15. Bald Headed Woman (mono)
> 16. Anyway Anyhow Anywhere (mono)
> 17. Daddy Rolling Stone (mono)
> 18. Anytime You Want Me (mono)
> 19. Shout and Shimmy (mono)
> 20. Anyway Anyhow Anywhere (alternate version, mono)
> 21. Leaving Here (stereo)
> 22. Lubie (Come Back Home) (stereo)
> 23. Heat Wave (stereo)
> 24. Motoring (stereo)
> 25. I'm a Man (stereo)
> 26. Daddy Rolling Stone (stereo)
>
> Disk 2 (all stereo):
>
> 01. Out in the Street
> 02. I Don't Mind (full-length version)
> 03. The Good's Gone (full-length version)
> 04. La-La-La-Lies
> 05. Much Too Much
> 06. My Generation
> 07. The Kids Are Alright
> 08. Please Please Please
> 09. It's Not True
> 10. I'm a Man
> 11. A Legal Matter
> 12. The Ox
> 13. Circles
> 14. I Can't Explain
> 15. Bald Headed Woman
> 16. Anyway Anyhow Anywhere (alternate version)
> 17. Daddy Rolling Stone
> 18. Anytime You Want Me
> 19. Shout and Shimmy
> 20. Leaving Here (alternate version)
> 21. Lubie (Come Back Home)
> 22. Heat Wave
> 23. Motoring
> 24. Instant Party Mixture
>


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