Capitol/EMI to Release Limited Edition Vinyl Titles for The Beach Boys and Syd Barrett Exclusively for Record Store Day: April 16

The Beach Boys 'Good Vibrations' 78RPM Double Vinyl Single Set and 'An Introduction To Syd Barrett' 180-gram Double Vinyl LP Exclusively Available at Participating Indie Music Retailers

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 22, 2011 -- To support Record Store Day on April 16, Capitol/EMI will release limited edition vinyl titles for The Beach Boys and Syd Barrett, to be sold exclusively by participating independent music retailers across the U.S.

The Beach Boys' "Good Vibrations"/"Heroes and Villains" will be released as a limited edition double 78RPM vinyl single set with the songs' original single release mixes on one disc and alternate versions of both songs on the other disc.

An Introduction To Syd Barrett will be released as a limited edition, 180-gram double vinyl LP package with gatefold jacket and printed inner sleeves.  The collection, executive produced by David Gilmour, was released on CD and digitally in November 2010, bringing the tracks of Pink Floyd and Syd Barrett together for the first time on one compilation.

The Beach Boys: Good Vibrations/Heroes and Villains [ltd. edition 78RPM single set]

Disc 1 Side A

  1. Good Vibrations
  2. Heroes and Villains

Disc 2 Side A

  1. Good Vibrations (Early Take)
  2. Heroes and Villains (Alternate Take)

An Introduction To Syd Barrett [ltd. edition 180g 2LP with gatefold jacket]

Disc 1

1. ARNOLD LAYNE Pink Floyd

2. SEE EMILY PLAY Pink Floyd


3. APPLES AND ORANGES (Stereo) Pink Floyd


4. MATILDA MOTHER (2010 Mix) Pink Floyd

Side 2

1. CHAPTER 24 Pink Floyd

2. BIKE Pink Floyd

3. TERRAPIN Syd Barrett

4. LOVE YOU Syd Barrett

5. DARK GLOBE Syd Barrett

Disc 2

1. HERE I GO Syd Barrett (2010 Remix)

2. OCTOPUS Syd Barrett (2010 Mix)

3. SHE TOOK A LONG COOL LOOK Syd Barrett (2010 Mix)

4. IF IT'S IN YOU Syd Barrett

5. BABY LEMONADE Syd Barrett

Side 2

1. DOMINOES Syd Barrett (2010 Mix)

2. GIGOLO AUNT Syd Barrett


4. BOB DYLAN BLUES Syd Barrett

Produced by (1) Joe Boyd, (2-6) Norman Smith, (7, 8, 10) Malcolm Jones, (9, 12, 13) David Gilmour & Roger Waters, (11) Syd Barrett & David Gilmour, (14-17) David Gilmour.

Notes to Editors



February 22, 2011 11:56am ET by Pressparty   Comments (0)

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