The Beatles Collection - 1984 German Analogue DMM 13 LP Box Set MINT
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This incredible sounding final analogue edition of this legendary box set and was issued in Germany in 1984.
This set contains 13 x DMM (Direct Metal Mastering) pressed LPs which were cut from the ANALOGUE masters and (NOT the digital CD masters).
It comprises ALL albums in the Beatles UK album catalogue plus the bonus 'Rarities' LP which here, unlike all other pressings, contains the TRUE stereo version of 'Rain'.
All discs are housed within their original poly-lined inner-sleeves.
Here are all the details of each disc:
1. 'PLEASE, PLEASE ME' (1C 072-04 219)
Matrices: 04219-A2 & 04219-B1
2. 'WITH THE BEATLES' (1C 072-04 181)
04181-A1 & 04181-B1
3. 'A HARD DAY'S NIGHT' (1C 072-04 145)
04145-A1 & 04145-B1
4. 'BEATLES FOR SALE' (1C 072-04 200)
04200-A1 & 04200-B2
5. 'HELP!' (1C 072-04 257)
04257-A1 & 04257-B1
6. 'RUBBER SOUL' (1C 072-04 115)
04115-A2 & 04115 B-1
7. 'REVOLVER' (1C 072-04 097)
04097-A/R6-106-A-1-T &04097-B/R6 106-B-1-T
8. 'SGT . PEPPER'S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND' (1C 072-04 177)
04177-A1 & 04177 -B1
Cover printed in Holland. With original cut-out sheet.
9. 'WHITE ALBUM' (1C 2LP 172 10 4173 3)
04173-A2/-B3 & 04174-A2/-B2
With its 4 photos and poster.
10. 'YELLOW SUBMARINE' (1C 072-04 002)
04002-A1 & 04002-B2
11. 'ABBEY ROAD' (1C 072-04 243)
1042431-A1 & 1042431-B1
12. 'LET IT BE' (1C 072-04 433)
04433-A1 & 04433-B2
13. 'RARITIES' (1C 038-06 867)
06867 A3 & 06867 B1*
*Includes the true STEREO version of 'Rain'
All Discs: MINT -
These newly mastered discs were the final pressings before the digital CD masters took over. All have wonderful presence and a rich, deep bass sound like no other pressings of the time. It was available for a short time one any is rare in this immaculate condition.
All discs in this set have been played onyl ONCE and are visually & audibly flawless
All Covers: MINT -
All are 'as new' with no stresses or splits to any seam.
Box: MINT -
This immaculate example looks like it left the shops yesterday. It is fully intact with no scuffs, scratches or any evidence of shelfwear.
This set is a must for all audiophile collectors and is a rare opportunity to acquire a full set of those legendary analogue DMM pressings in one go.