Sony release Planet Jarre, a 50th anniversary Jean Michel Jarre anthology that will be available in three physical formats, including a super deluxe edition box set. Remastered and hand-picked by Jarre, this collection is broken down into four sections: Soundscapes, Themes, Sequences, Explorations & Early Works.
The Doors / Waiting For The Sun: 50th anniversary deluxe edition
Rhino issue a 50th anniversary reissue of The Doors‘ third album.It features two CDs and a vinyl record and features a newly remastered version of the stereo mix of the album (by Bruce Botnick) on both CD and the vinyl.
Paul Weller / True Meanings
The 26th solo album of Paul Weller‘s career is described as incorporating “lush orchestration” that contains a “dreamy, peaceful, pastoral set of songs”. Deluxe CD edition adds five songs to the 14-track album.
The Beta Band / The Three E.P.’s / 20th anniversary 4LP deluxe vinyl box set
4LP coloured vinyl box set of The Beta Band‘s classic compilation The Three E.P.’s
Suede / 2LP black vinyl
Suede‘s 1993 debut is reissued as a 25th anniversary 2LP expanded black vinyl edition. This features the album and 10 B-sides.
Human League / Secrets 2LP deluxe
The Human League’s 2001 album Secrets is reissue on 2LP black vinyl. Four bonus tracks (not on the RSD white vinyl) are included on side four).
Bananarama / Live at the London Eventim Hammersmith Apollo
Bananarama reunited last year and completed a successful 22-date UK tour. The evening at London’s Eventim Hammersmith Apollo, in late November, was recorded and filmed and is issued as a 2CD+DVD and 3LP vinyl set.
ELO / Original Album Classics
Good value five-CD ELO and Jeff Lynne set that features the albums Armchair Theatre, Zoom, Mr. Blue Sky: The Very Best Of ELO, Longwave and Electric Light Orchestra Live. Mr Blue Sky contains Jeff Lynne’s re-recordings of the ELO classics, not the originals.
Eddie and The Hot Rods / The Island Years (6CD box)
Generous six-CD set of Canvey Island pub rock that includes the following albums: Teenage Depression (1976), Life On the Line (1977), Thriller (1979), BBC Sessions, BBC In Concert and Rods Fan Club LP.