limited 2 colored (gold/silver) edition - 1000 copies available worldwide. 2lp+cd limited colored edition in gatefold sleeve. one golden vinyl and one silver vinyl, both with printed inner-sleeves. cd included.
THE BETA BAND (DELUXE EDITION) (3X12 INCH GATEFOLD LP + 2CD)
3x12" Vinyl D15.10.18
deluxe 3lp+2cd edition with double black vinyl album in gatefold sleeve with printed inner-sleeves and cd included, plus a single black bonus ep vinyl in single sleeve with 3mm spine, printed inner-sleeve and cd included. both vinyl sleeves are hold together with an obi stripe
boxset numbered slipcase includes champion versions ep (red 12inch vinyl in 3mm spine sleeve), the patty patty sound ep (double yellow 12inch vinyl in 5mm spine sleeve) and los amigos del beta bandidos ep (blue 12inch vinyl in 3mm spine sleeve)
arguably one of the most acclaimed and loved bands of the past 20 years, by both fans and their musical peers alike, the beta band formed in st. andrews, scotland, in 1996. innovative and singular, their unique musical and aesthetic approach to everything they did set them far apart from their musical contemporaries. together for a relatively short period of time, the three albums and three eps they released between 1996 and 2004 would nonetheless help define them as one of the most exciting and cherished bands of their generation. after acquiring the beta bands catalogue last year, because music will reissue their releases, starting on september 14th with a double cd best-of compiling all their best hits and a live show recorded at the shepherds bush empire (london) in 2004. because music will also celebrate at the same time the 20th anniversary of their 1998 compilation the three eps by releasing a deluxe vinyl edition gathering in a slipcase the eps champion versions, the patty patty sound and los amigos del beta bandidos with remastered tracks and coloured vinyls.
standardised version of the original product >music - the best of the beta band<, released in 2005. contains cd1 - best of the studio recordings, as selected by the band. their finest moments from their four albums in chronological order. excludes disc 2: live at shepherds bush empire. artwork - remains the same as orginal, which was a combination of their four covers. 3 studio albums + 3eps album.