Monday, June 16, 2014
Beatles Mono Mixes Coming to Vinyl This September
Working in the same room at Abbey Road where most of The Beatles’ albums were initially cut, the pair first dedicated weeks to concentrated listening, fastidiously comparing the master tapes with first pressings of the mono records made in the 1960s. Using a rigorously tested Studer A80 machine to play back the precious tapes, the new vinyl was cut on a 1980s-era VMS80 lathe."
The records will be available individually and as a limited edition box set. Pre-order for all incarnations are now up on Amazon.com: