Price: £56.99
Format: vinyl
Artist: XTC as the Dukes of Stratosphear
Availability: 18-10-2019
CatNo: APELP023-APELP024-APEBD120
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XTC Dukes of Stratosphear Psurroundabout Ride

An XTC as the Dukes of Stratosphear bundle of 25 O'Clock and Psonic Psunspot on vinyl with the CD/Blu-ray of Psurroundabout Ride.

Sir John Johns and the notoriously reclusive E.I. E.I. Owen will each sign a number of cards for initial buyers of Psurroundabout Ride. The cards will be randomly allocated, so purchasers may get either signature with their purchase.

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The Dukes Of Stratosphear's further than far out debut release from 1985 on 200g vinyl. 
 
Produced by John Leckie (Swami Anand Nagara) and The Dukes.
 
Cut at Loud Mastering by Jason Mitchell.
 
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The Dukes Of Stratosphear's second Psychedelic classic from 1987 on 200g vinyl.
 
Produced by John Leckie (Swami Anand Nagara) and The Dukes.
 
Cut at Loud Mastering by Jason Mitchell.
 
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Psurroundabout Ride gathers all of the Dukes’ material on a CD/Blu-Ray set, with both of the band’s albums (plus 2 extra tracks) remixed in stereo and 5.1 surround by Steven Wilson (approved by Andy Partridge).
 
Produced by John Leckie (Swami Anand Nagara) and The Dukes.
 
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* Both albums + 2 extra tracks mixed in 5.1 surround by Steven Wilson on Blu-Ray (with a final song up-mixed to surround using the Penteo audio system)
* All 19 songs in their original mixes in hi-res stereo (Blu-Ray)
* 18 songs appear in their new mixes in hi-res stereo (Blu-Ray)]
* Complete demos from both albums & instrumental versions of album songs also feature in hi-res stereo on the Blu-Ray
 

 

25 O'Clock
 
Side One:
1. 25 o’Clock
2. Bike Ride to the Moon
3. My Love Explodes
 
Side Two:
1. What in the World?
2. Your Gold Dress
3. The Mole from the Ministry
 
Psonic Psunspot
 
Side One:
1. Vanishing Girl
2. Have you seen Jackie?
3. Little Lighthouse 
4. You’re a Good Man Albert Brown
5. Collideascope
 
Side Two:
1. You’re my Drug
2. Shiny Cage
3. Brainiac’s Daughter
4. The Affiliated 
5. Pale and Precious
 
Psurroundabout Ride
 
CD:
19 songs, 18 newly mixed from the original master tapes by Steven Wilson.
 
Blu-Ray:
Complete Dukes’ recordings in original & new stereo mixes, 5.1 surround mixes, instrumental versions & complete demos all in hi-res sound. 
 
NTSC, Zone ABC
 
DTS-HD MA 5.1 & LPCM 5.1
 
2019 5.1 mixes, hi-res stereo & instrumental
 
25 O'Clock
 
1 25 O'Clock
2 Bike Ride to the Moon
3 My Love Explodes
4 What in the World??
5 Your Gold Dress
6 The Mole From the Ministry
 
Psonic Psunspot
 
7 Vanishing Girl
8 Have You Seen Jackie?
9 Little Lighthouse
10 You're a Good Man Albert Brown (Curse You Red Barrel)
11 Collideascope
12 You're My Drug
13 Shiny Cage
14 Brainiac's Daughter
15 The Affiliated
16 Pale and Precious
 
Additional tracks
 
Later recordings
 
1 Open a Can of Human Beans *
2 Black Jewelled Serpent of Sound (Radio Caroline Edit)
3 Tin Toy Clockwork Train
 
* upmixed from original stereo master via Penteo
 
Original stereo mixes, hi-res stereo
 
25 O'Clock
 
1 25 O'Clock
2 Bike Ride to the Moon
3 My Love Explodes
4 What in the World??
5 Your Gold Dress
6 The Mole From the Ministry
 
Psonic Psunspot
 
7 Vanishing Girl
8 Have You Seen Jackie?
9 Little Lighthouse
10 You're a Good Man Albert Brown (Curse You Red Barrel)
11 Collideascope
12 You're My Drug
13 Shiny Cage
14 Brainiac's Daughter
15 The Affiliated
16 Pale and Precious
 
Demos
 
25 O'Clock
 
1 25 O'Clock (Demo)
2 Bike Ride to the Moon (Demo)
3 My Love Explodes (Demo)
4 What in the World??... (Demo)
5 Nicely Nicely Jane (Demo)
6 Susan Revolving (Demo)
 
Psonic Psunspot
 
7 No One at Home (Vanishing Girl Demo)
8 Little Lighthouse (Demo)
9 Collideascope (Demo)
10 Shiny Cage (Demo)
11 Brainiac's Daughter (Demo)
12 The Affiliated (Demo)
 
DTS-HD MA & Stereo 24/96
 
2019 stereo mixes
 
25 O'Clock
 
1 25 O'Clock
2 Bike Ride to the Moon
3 My Love Explodes
4 What in the World??
5 Your Gold Dress
6 The Mole From the Ministry
 
Psonic Psunspot
 
7 Vanishing Girl
8 Have You Seen Jackie?
9 Little Lighthouse
10 You're a Good Man Albert Brown (Curse You Red Barrel)
11 Collideascope
12 You're My Drug
13 Shiny Cage
14 Brainiac's Daughter
15 The Affiliated
16 Pale and Precious
 
17 Open a Can of Human Beans **
18 Black Jewelled Serpent of Sound (Radio Caroline Edit)
19 Tin Toy Clockwork Train
 
** original stereo