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UPDATE: 'Goodbye Yellow Brick Road' Reissue
Friday, January 31 2014

Elton John will re-release his seminal 1973 double album "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" on March 25, 2014 as a deluxe edition on CD, vinyl and limited-edition yellow vinyl.

It'll also be released as a box set with a DVD of the long out-of-print 1973 Bryan Forbes film Elton John and Bernie Taupin "Say Goodbye to Norma Jean and Other Things" and a 100-page hardback book about the making of the album.

All the new editions will contain a tribute album of nine "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" songs covered by Ed Sheeran, Fall Out Boy, the Zac Brown Band, Miguel featuring Wale, Hunter Hayes, the Band Perry, John Grant, Emeli Sande and Imelda May.

Complete list of the cover versions suite on the Box Set and Deluxe Edition:

1. Ed Sheeran - Candle In The Wind
2. Miguel featuring Wale - Bennie And The Jets
3. Hunter Hayes - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
4. The Band Perry - Grey Seal
5. John Grant - Sweet Painted Lady
6. Emeli Sandé - All The Girls Love Alice
7. Imelda May - Your Sister Can’t Twist (But She Can Rock And Roll)
8. Fall Out Boy - Saturday Night’s Alright For Fighting
9. Zac Brown Band - Harmony

Complete list of formats of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road:

  • 1-CD set: 2014 CD remaster of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road by Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering from the original analogue tapes. Digital equivalent editions: Remaster, Mastered For iTunes, HD Edition
  • 2-CD set: 2014 CD remaster of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road as above, 9 cover versions, best of Live At Hammersmith CD

    Digital equivalent editions: Remaster, Mastered For iTunes

  • Five Disc CD/DVD box set: containing standard album, 9 cover version disc, single B-sides and bonus tracks, complete live At Hammersmith CD, DVD of Bryan Forbes’ 1973 film Elton John And Bernie Taupin Say Goodbye To Norma Jean and Other Things, and 100-page illustrated hardback book packed with rare photos, memorabilia and a new essay containing interviews with Elton John and Bernie Taupin). Digital editions for audio: Remaster, Mastered For iTunes

  • Standard 12” vinyl album. Mastered for vinyl by Doug Sax and Robert Hadley at The Mastering Lab, California. 180GM audiophile quality vinyl with download card

  • Limited edition yellow vinyl

  • HD Pure Audio Blu-ray album

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