2112 40th Edition

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Thailand Express

Quote from: Stewart on January 20, 2017, 13:40:50 pm
A nice chap/friend at Universal sent me the Vinyl edition... Cooooor it's lovely :D



Just saw it in HMV, a snip at 70 quid  :o
It weighs a ton right enough.


DavidL

Quote from: Thailand Express on January 23, 2017, 21:55:00 pm

Just saw it in HMV, a snip at 70 quid  :o
It weighs a ton right enough.
That seems to be a typical marketing gimmick - unfortunately, weight does not equal quality.

The Old Dog

Quote from: Thailand Express on January 23, 2017, 21:55:00 pm

Just saw it in HMV, a snip at 70 quid  :o
It weighs a ton right enough.


Saw it in Fopp at the weekend same price can't see the justification in pricing it so high ,wait around a couple of months it'll come down in price  ;)

Stewart

Quote from: Thailand Express on January 23, 2017, 21:55:00 pmJust saw it in HMV, a snip at 70 quid  :o
It weighs a ton right enough.



There are 4 LP's in the package :)





Slim

I bought mine a few weeks ago. Very interesting to hear the alternative Massey Hall recordings, especially in that they don't quite have the atmosphere of the ATWAS renditions we know and love. I quite liked the covers, especially the AiC effort. But not really enough to return to them after a first listen.

Signals get crossed

Noticed today that the 2112 40th anniversary 2CD/1DVD edition is reduced from £24.99 to a much better value £9.99 in HMV's current in-store sale
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Thailand Express

Quote from: Signals get crossed on March 29, 2017, 19:57:25 pm
Noticed today that the 2112 40th anniversary 2CD/1DVD edition is reduced from £24.99 to a much better value £9.99 in HMV's current in-store sale



A bargain for that package!


captainkurtz

£9.88 on amazon...bought it.
Anger is a gift.

The Letter R

Good spot - just ordered it too!

Signals get crossed

The deluxe box set version (2CD 1DVD Vinyl album + extras) is £56.66 on Amazon today. Not sure what Amazon's starting price was but if I remember Burning Shed were selling it for £199 when it first came out last year!
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Bisto

Have you got a link for that please? ☺
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Signals get crossed

April 04, 2017, 17:37:16 pm #43 Last Edit: April 04, 2017, 18:17:10 pm by Signals get crossed

Apologies for not including the Amazon link, I only checked this thread again this afternoon.


In all my years of buying records/CDs I don't remember an item reducing in price quite so quickly & dramatically. To be honest it was way overpriced to begin with but I feel a bit gutted for anyone who shelled out full price pre-Xmas.
If the record company had priced it a little more sensibly to start with they probably would have sold more copies & at the same time avoided the possibility of (now) really annoying those early purchasers.
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captainkurtz

Gone up to £73 now.

Had it in my basket for £53 and hummed and hahhed, contemplated returning the CD/DVD set I got last week.....and then decided I couldnt really be arsed.
Anger is a gift.