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David Bowie - Five Years - 13LP box set. Mint.

David Bowie  Five Years  13LP box set Mint
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Auction Details:
Code ID
#16988
Ebay Item #
201723393435
Sold Price
$312.55
Bids
19
Auction End date
26 Nov 2016
Seller Location
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire

Item Description

  • The first in a series of box sets spanning his career.
  • The thirteen-piece vinyl set features all of the material officially released by Bowie during the nascent stage of his career from 1969 to 1973.
  • The Vinyl boxset includes tracks that have never before appeared on CD/digitally as well as new remasters.
  • Exclusive to the box sets will be Re:Call 1 a new compilation of non-album singles, single versions & b-sides.
  • It features a previously unreleased single edit of All The Madmen, which was originally set for a U.S. release but was never actually released.
  • Also included is the original version of Holy Holy, which was only ever released on the original 1971 Mercury single and hasn’t been available on any release since.
  • Also exclusive to all versions of Five Years 1969 – 1973 will be a 2003 stereo remix of ‘The Rise and Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars’ by the album’s original co-producer Ken Scott, previously only available on DVD with the LP/DVD format of the 40th anniversary edition of the album.
  • The vinyl box set has the same content as the CD set on pressed on audiophile quality 180g vinyl.
  • The box set’s accompanying book, 84 pages in the vinyl set, features rarely seen photos as well as technical notes about each album from producers Tony Visconti and Ken Scott, an original press review for each album and a short foreword by legendary Kinks front man Ray Davies.
  • An alternate cover has been created for the 2003 mix of Ziggy Stardust by Ken Scott, which features an outtake from the original Heddon Street photo session. There is also newly originated artwork for Re:Call 1 featuring a 1973 in-studio image from renowned photographer Mick Rock.
  • DAVID BOWIE FIVE YEARS 1969 – 1973 includes:
  • 6 Original Studio Albums: David Bowie AKA Space Oddity* The Man Who Sold The World* Hunky Dory* The Rise and Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars Aladdin Sane PinUps* *New 2015 Remasters.
  • 2 Live Albums: Live Santa Monica ‘72 Ziggy Stardust: The Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Exclusive to the Box Sets: The Rise and Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (2003 Ken Scott mix) ‘Re:Call 1’ Space Oddity (original UK mono single edit)* Wild Eyed Boy From Freecloud (original UK mono single version)* Ragazzo Solo, Ragazza Sola The Prettiest Star (original mono single version)* Conversation Piece* Memory Of A Free Festival (Part 1) Memory Of A Free Festival (Part 2) All The Madmen (mono single edit)* previously unreleased Janine* Holy Holy (original mono single version)* only ever issued on original ‘71 Mercury single Moonage Daydream (The Arnold Corns single version)* Hang On To Yourself (The Arnold Corns single version)* Changes (mono single version)* Andy Warhol (mono single version)* Starman (original single mix) John, I’m Only Dancing (original single version) The Jean Genie (original single mix) Drive-In Saturday (German single edit) Round And Round John, I’m Only Dancing (sax version) Time (U.S. single edit) Amsterdam Holy Holy (Spiders version) Velvet Goldmine All tracks stereo except *mono.
  • Pictures are of the actual item.
  • Box is opened but records have never been played so mint - brand new.
  • Box will be shipped in original shipping cardboard box for added protection.
  • Apart from a scuff on the cover of Ziggy 2003 mix which is barely noticeable and slight mark on book cover (see pics), everything is in mint condition.