Pink Floyd’s Division Bell Set for Release as Boxed Set in June [VIDEO]
Pink Floyd is releasing a 20th anniversary box set of The Division Bell, the band’s 1994 multi-million selling album that included the Grammy Award winning track Marooned. Set for release on June 30th, ‘The Division Bell’ was the last studio album to be released by the post-Water’s version of the band: David Gilmour, Nick Mason and Richard Wright. It will feature six discs, including colored/clear vinyl, 5 collectors’ prints and a Blu-ray disc of additional audio material.
‘The Division Bell’ debuted at No. 1 in the USA; it also went to No. 1 in eight other countries and, to date, has reached total album sales of over 12 million. The album was recorded by the band at Astoria and Britannia Row Studios with the majority of the lyrics being written by Polly Samson and David Gilmour.
The set will feature a new 2-LP vinyl edition of the album, remastered by Doug Sax at The Mastering Lab from the original analogue tapes, including all the full length tracks that were originally edited to fit on a single LP. Also included will be a Blu-ray disc of the album in HD Audio, and previously unreleased 5.1 surround sound audio mix of the album by Andy Jackson.
Also included in the boxed set:
• A new video of ‘Marooned’.
• Replica 7 inch