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Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Prog rock legends U.K release box set

Limited 16 disc (12 CDs + four Blu-Rays) box set from the prog rock legends. Thirty eight years after their debut, bandleader and producer Jobson has compiled a 16-disc Ultimate Collectors' Edition Box Set featuring high-resolution Abbey Road remasters of their original studio recordings and several previously unreleased live recordings of the early group. Includes: U.K. (album) remastered at Abbey Road from original analog masters on CD and lossless 24/96 high resolution audio Blu-Ray; Danger Money remastered at Abbey Road from original analog masters on CD and lossless 24/96 high resolution audio Blu-ray; Night After Night complete 1979 concert remastered at Abbey Road from original analog masters (with 50 minutes of newly mixed material available only in this set) on two CDs and lossless 24/96 high resolution audio Blu-Ray; Reunion, the Jobson-Wetton 2011 reunion concert remastered from digital master on two CDs and lossless 24/96 high resolution audio Blu-Ray; and four CDs of "enhanced bootleg" live recordings from both the original band and the trio, including concerts in Boston, Cleveland, and Philadelphia, and their final 1979 performance in Nijmegen, Netherlands. The packaging and extensive notes include a 64-page book UK - 1977-2015. Referred to as "the great white hope of progressive rock" by Rolling Stone, UK were one of the most influential and acclaimed super groups of the 1970s.
U.K Ultimate Collector´s Edition will be released on April 15.

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