Jimmy Page Promises 'Added Sonic and Visual Thrills' on
Upcoming Zepp Reissues -
The upcoming deluxe editions of each of Led
Zeppelin's studio albums are set to include "substantial
rarities." according to the man masterminding the mammoth
In a recent interview with
Rolling Stone Jimmy Page revealed that the new
remasters will be released "bit by bit" and will include
"added sonic and visual thrills."
"The catalogue was last remastered 20 years ago. That's a
long time. Everything is being transferred from analog to a
higher-resolution digital format. That's one of the problems with
the Zeppelin stuff. It sounds ridiculous on MP3. You can't hear
what's there properly."
He goes on to point out that there was an overage of Zeppelin
material and fans can also expect:
"Different versions of things, different approaches to the
mixes …there were a lot of different approaches. It will be
fascinating for people to witness the work in progress."
He also addressed the possibility of including classic live
"There are concerts that were recorded, some that might
have appeared on bootleg in some shape or form, and a certain
amount of footage, though not a lot."
Each of the rock legends albums, from 1969's 'Led
Zeppelin' to 1979's 'In Through the Out
Door', plus the 1982 post-breakup collection,
'Coda' will receive the deluxe reissue
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