Monday, September 30, 2013

David Bowie to reissue The Next Day as 3-disc set

David Bowie will reissue his acclaimed 2013 album, “The Next Day”, this fall in an expanded package that will feature videos from the project and unreleased songs.

Due November 4 (November 5 in North America), “The Next Day Extra” is a 3-disc set that includes the original 14-track CD, a 10-track CD of bonus tracks and a DVD of the four promotional films made for the album: “Where Are We Now?”, “The Stars (Are Out Tonight)”, “The Next Day” and “Valentine’s Day.”

The 10-track bonus CD includes four previously unreleased tracks, two new mixes and “God Bless The Girl”, the track that was only released on the Japanese issue of “The Next Day”. The remaining three tracks gather up the bonus tracks from the deluxe version of the album.

The package will also feature a lyric booklet and a book of stills from the promo videos.

"The Next Day Extra" bonus tracks disc tracklisting:

01 Atomica
02 Love Is Lost (Hello Steve Reich Mix by James Murphy for The DFA)
03 Plan
04 The Informer
05 Like A Rocket Man
06 Born In A UFO
07 I’d Rather Be High (Venetian Mix)
08 I’ll Take You There
09 God Bless The Girl
10 So She

In addition to the physical release of "The Next Day Extra", there will be a 7-track digital EP bundle featuring these tracks…

01 Atomica
02 Love Is Lost (Hello Steve Reich Mix by James Murphy for The DFA)
03 The Informer
04 Like A Rocket Man
05 Born In A UFO
06 I’d Rather Be High (Venetian Mix)
07 God Bless The Girl

“The Next Day” is Bowie’s 26th studio album and the first he has released in 10 years. The album was recorded in New York with co-producer Tony Visconti. It reached number one when released by RCA in March 2013 and features the top 10 single, “Where Are We Now?”

“The Next Day” is nominated for the 2013 Mercury Prize Album Of The Year; winners will be announced October 30 in London.

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