Wednesday, April 3, 2013
PRIMUS Announce Special Edition Of 'Sailing the Seas of Cheese'; “Mystery Vinyl” Challenge Announced!
In a restoration personally overseen by the one and only Les Claypool, PRIMUS’ acclaimed ‘Sailing The Seas Of Cheese’ has been newly mixed in stereo and Dolby 5.1 Surround for the first time since its 1991 debut for an expanded deluxe edition. This historic release will see the light of day on May 21 via Universal Music Enterprises.
The deluxe edition will feature:
- The album’s NEW stereo mix on CD and the new 5.1 surround mix on Blu-ray or DVD
- Three exclusive, previously unreleased bonus tracks, including two live recordings from PRIMUS’ 2012 “3D Tour” and a Bassnectar Remix of “Here Come The Bastards”
- A 200-gram vinyl LP to be released on the same date also features Claypool’s NEW stereo mix of the album.
PLUS, in a “Mystery Vinyl” challenge for fans, 1000 unmarked, randomly selected copies will contain the NEW stereo mix on a yellow vinyl LP instead of black.
Upcoming PRIMUS shows:
- 05/09: Napa, CA at Bottle Rock Festival
- 05/24-27: Quincy, WA at The Gorge (‘Sasquatch Festival‘)
- 06/06-09: Hunter Mountain, NY at Mountain Jam Festival
PRIMUS' official site