Ziggy Stardust Turns 40
April 11, 2012 at 5:45 AM (PT)
One of rock's seminal albums, David Bowie's "The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars," is celebrating it's 40th anniversary, with a special edition being released by EMI on JUNE 4th. The album has been voted as one of the Greatest Albums of all time in ROLLING STONE, NME, MELODY MAKER and on VH-1.
This special edition has been remastered by original TRIDENT STUDIOS' engineer RAY STAFF (at LONDON's Air Studios). It will be available on CD and a special, limited-edition format of vinyl featuring the new 2012 remaster with a 5.1 mix and high resolution audio on DVD, including previously unreleased 5.1 and stereo bonus 2003 KEN SCOTT mixes of "Moonage Daydream" (instrumental), "The Supermen," "Velvet Goldmine" and "Sweet Head."