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Old 03-25-2009, 01:48 PM   #31
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I'm pretty sure they're not remastered.

Phanan, are you talking about the 2 CD version or the 2CD+DVD versions?

The 2 disc versions were $20 the few places I saw them. The ones with the DVD jumped up to about $30ish. I'm going to try a different Best Buy during lunch today. I'll report back in an hour or two.
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Old 03-25-2009, 01:52 PM   #32
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I'm pretty sure they're not remastered.
Thanks, I figured they wouldn't be, though The Bends and OK Computer don't need it so much. I don't listen to Pablo Honey enough to judge the mastering on it...

I'm sure I'm going to grab The Bends and OK Computer eventually, just for the second discs.
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Old 03-25-2009, 01:57 PM   #33
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I'm pretty sure they're not remastered.

Phanan, are you talking about the 2 CD version or the 2CD+DVD versions?

The 2 disc versions were $20 the few places I saw them. The ones with the DVD jumped up to about $30ish. I'm going to try a different Best Buy during lunch today. I'll report back in an hour or two.
OK, that's what it was then. The OK Computer version I saw had the DVD with it, so I guess $26 isn't too bad for that.

Pablo Honey was $20, so that must've been the version without the DVD.

I didn't see the 2CD version of OK Computer (without the DVD), or either version of The Bends. Seems like distribution is spotty at best.
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The Bends set sounds fairly enticing.
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Old 03-25-2009, 03:36 PM   #35
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The Best Buy I went to didn't have copies of either version yet. I'm just going to call my local independent store on Friday and see if they got them as expected or not.
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These remasters CD's are like bacon; too much goodness in one package...
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These remasters are like bacon; too much goodness in one package...
as a vegetarian I object to this comparison
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Old 03-25-2009, 04:28 PM   #38
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They're not remasters either, so go ahead and object to the entire statement, gravy-hater.
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I can't afford these now anyway. Meh, they'll still be here three months from now.
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From what I can see on Amazon, EMI did a nice job packaging the reissues.
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Old 03-25-2009, 08:17 PM   #42
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I hadn't looked until just now, but yeah those all look really nice. Almost tempted to pick up the OKC one, but I'd rather spend $30 on music I don't already have in two or three formats.
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Did anyone get the editions with the DVDs? I was wondering if the audio was 5.1 or not.
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Was tempted to buy them, but I didn't.
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Did anyone get the editions with the DVDs? I was wondering if the audio was 5.1 or not.
Yes, that's the version I purchased. I don't know if they're in 5.1 or not. Check Amazon or Capital / EMI's sites. I assume they'll say there.
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