Led Zeppelin How The West Was Won reissue announced
Led Zeppelin’s 50th anniversary celebrations will kick off with a remastered edition of live album How The West Was Won on March 23 via Atlantic Records/Swan Song. The remastering of the reissue was supervised by the band’s guitarist Jimmy Page, and it’s the first time the record will have been available on vinyl.
Originally released in 2003, How The West Was Won features highlights from Zeppelin’s 1972 US tour recorded from gigs at The Forum in Inglewood, California on 25 June 25 Long Beach Arena in Long Beach, California on 27 June 27.
The track listing includes Zeppelin classics Stairway To Heaven, Immigrant Song, Black Dog and Moby Dick, with a 25-minute workout of Dazed & Confused and 21-minute“medley including Whole Lotta Love.
The band have hinted at further treats to come across 2018 as they mark the 50th anniversary of their formation.
The full product details are as follows:
CD – Remastered audio on three CD
Vinyl – Remastered audio on four 180-gram vinyl LPs
Blu-Ray Audio – 96kHz/24 bit 5.1 (DTS-HD Master Audio Surround) and stereo mixes (PCM Stereo and DTS-HD Master Audio Stereo)
Streaming & Digital Download – Remastered audio
Super Deluxe Boxset – Remastered audio on three CDs and four 180-gram vinyl LPs. DVD of album in Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround and PCM Stereo, plus photo gallery. High-def download card of all stereo audio content at 96kHz/24 bit. A book filled with rare and previously unpublished photos of the band at each of the concert locations, plus memorabilia and ephemera. High-quality print of the original album cover, the first 30,000 of which will be individually numbered.