I'm under Japanese influence...
We told you about EMI Japan's plans to issue the Bowie back catalogue CDs in original replica mini vinyl packaging back in July. (07.03.2006 NEWS: YOUNG AMERICANS STILL ON, PLUS MORE FROM EMI JAPAN)
The albums will be released in three batches starting on David's 60th birthday. Here's the schedule:
Batch 1 - Released on January 8th in Europe and Japan and on January 16th in the U.S.
Space Oddity TOCP-65305
The Man Who Sold The World TOCP-65306
Hunky Dory TOCP-65307
The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars TOCP-65308
Aladdin Sane TOCP-65309
Pin Ups TOCP-65310
Batch 2 - Released on February 5th in Europe and Japan and on February 20th in the U.S.
Diamond Dogs TOCP-65311
Young Americans TOCP-65312
Station To Station TOCP-65313
Batch 3 - Released on March 5th in Europe and Japan on March 20th in the U.S.
Scary Monsters... And Super Creeps TOCP-65317
Let's Dance TOCP-65318
Never Let Me Down TOCP-65320
Tin Machine TOCP-65321
For those of you concerned the CDs may not be available in your area, these are the other releasing territories:
Hopefully we'll be able to run some kind of contest for these nearer the time.