Pink Floyd Animals in 5.1 Speculation, Now Pricing & Shipping thread starting Page 248

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by rontoon, Apr 16, 2018.

  1. rontoon

    rontoon Animaniac Thread Starter

    Highland Park, USA
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  2. AlanDistro

    AlanDistro Forum Resident

    Sandy, OR
    Day One purchase for me, love the album! Hope we get an Immersion like box set with a live show, the extended "Pigs on the Wing", and more.
  3. Acoustic Warrior

    Acoustic Warrior Play hard, play fair. Nobody hurt.

    Frankfort Kentucky
    Very exciting news! I have an old Quad8 boot with Snowy White's version added on the end. Would be great to have this in blu-ray proper!
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  4. :tsk:Don't tease me !!!! :drool:
  5. hi_watt

    hi_watt The Road Warrior

    San Diego, CA
    Bark! Oink! BAA!!!
  6. Love how Roger just says it matter-of-factly, like it's just something we all should know. :laugh:
  7. Mainline461

    Mainline461 Forum Resident

    Tamiami Trail
    Been ready for this one!!!
  8. Goldy

    Goldy Failed to load

    Is this the remix we really want? :D
  9. Now I need to listen. The 32DP CD, or the 2016 Grundman vinyl ? Maybe the 2011 Sax reissued CD. Decisions, decisions.
  10. Rodney Toady

    Rodney Toady Waste of cyberspace

    On SACD, please!
  11. PDK

    PDK Forum Resident

    Central Florida
    I never thought I'd live to see the day!

    ...and I still haven't.

    This is the one I've been dreaming for. If they do this I would bank on a stereo remix as well.
  12. ODShowtime

    ODShowtime jaded faded

    Hey now
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  13. detroit muscle

    detroit muscle MIA

    Roger offered this up in the context of discussing album art and the interviewer just let it go without any follow up. Where do they get these guys from? :rant:
  14. Still don't know how this album eluded me for 33 years. I was somehow never exposed to it, outside of WKRP, and even then, somehow never sought out any info. on it.
    Not until joining this forum in 2010, then I finally paid attention, and of course fell in love with it.
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  15. jlf

    jlf Forum Resident

    United States
    Roger says: "I've just been working with Po on a...there's gonna... there's a reissue of Animals, I think, a 5.1 mix of Animals. And so, I've been working with..or, well, I haven't been working, I think he's been working. But he came up with some new photographs of Battersea Power Station as it is now to use as a CD cover for the new 5.1 mix. Beautiful."

    I guess it will follow the other PF and RW packages and be CD/DVD and CD/BluRay. Or maybe they'll be working with Acoustic Sounds again for an SACD thing. Obviously, a 5.1 mix won't be on a CD so maybe that was an accident. The wait continues.
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  16. coffeetime

    coffeetime Senior Member

    Lancs, UK
    Sold! Properly discovered the album with the 2011 Discovery box. Will happily take a 5.1 Animals, even if it means another £99 Immersion box with scarves and marbles.
  17. Bonddm

    Bonddm Forum Resident

    Roger also mentioned that the upcoming shows in Amsterdam are going to be filmed.
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  18. rontoon

    rontoon Animaniac Thread Starter

    Highland Park, USA
    This will more than likely be the work of James Guthrie. If there's a new 5.1 mix then a new stereo mix is also very likely. Looking forward to hearing the drums beefed up. I'm sure we'll soon find out whether or not this ends up being a stand alone release or something more deluxe. I'd love to see one (or more) of the soundboard recordings from this tour cleaned up and possibly include the early demos as well.

    Yup, and I just posted this info in his tour thread.
  19. andrewskyDE

    andrewskyDE Island Owner

    What the!? Great news! Thanks Ron. Let's hope for a dedicated box set for this album finally!!
  20. dkmonroe

    dkmonroe A completely self-taught idiot

    Mind. Blown.

    Maybe they'll resolve the Meddle 5.1 issue while they're at it. Not that I'm, complaining - I'll definitely spring for Animals 5.1 as long as it's not in some expensive box that I can't afford.
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  21. andrewskyDE

    andrewskyDE Island Owner

    Yes! Live recordings please!! Hope there's something worthy in the vaults?
  22. I rarely hear musicians speak as we do here. They really don't care about such things. :laugh:
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  23. andrewskyDE

    andrewskyDE Island Owner

    Isn't this where we came in?
    (Oops, wrong album again.)
  24. Have you heard the Grundman vinyl ? Very beefy on the drums.
  25. The Slipperman

    The Slipperman Forum Resident

    If there is a soundboard live show from the Animals tour included in the set, I hate to think how much they could charge me for it and I would gladly pay.

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