Tuesday, August 9, 2011
U2 to Reissue 'Achtung Baby'
U2's 20th anniversary re-issue of their 1991 album Achtung Baby will is scheduled to be released on November 1, 2011.
There will be five different remastered re-releases available of Achtung Baby, some of which include CDs, DVDs and vinyl, according to Rolling Stone.
Among these editions, the most valuable set, the Uber-Deluxe Edition, consists of six CDs that come with remastered versions of Achtung and 1993's Zooropa, plus B-sides, outtakes and rarities; four DVDs, which include ZOO TV: Live from Sydney, the new documentary From the Sky Down and a slew of music videos; five clear, 7" singles in replica packaging; 16 art prints; an 84-page hardback book; an issue of Propaganda fanzine; four badges; and a sticker sheet. Lastly, this package comes with a replica of Bono's "The Fly" sunglasses.
Other versions of the re-release, such as the Super-Deluxe Edition, include the same CDs, DVDs, art prints and books.
There will also be a vinyl box set made available, a 2-CD version with an additional disc of rarities and the single remastered disc.