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New Beatles Box Set is Coming Down the Pipe

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As any Beatles completest can tell you, U.K. and U.S. versions of Beatles albums had differences that went beyond the cover art. There were also different song mixes, track listings and more.

Later this month, the powers that be are releasing all the U.S. versions of the Beatles albums as individual CDs and one giant box set consisting of 13 CDs and one video special. Here’s a teaser to wet your whistle:

Here are some specs on the releases. For more info, head over to TheBeatles.com.

The Beatles: The U.S. Albums
Presented in mono and stereo, except where noted as stereo only
** CD debut

Meet The Beatles!
[Capitol Records: released January 10, 1964; 11 weeks at No. 1]

The Beatles’ Second Album
[Capitol Records: released April 10, 1964; five weeks at No. 1]

A Hard Day’s Night (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) **
[United Artists: released June 26, 1964; 14 weeks at No. 1]

Something New
[Capitol Records: released July 20, 1964; nine weeks at No. 2]

The Beatles’ Story [stereo only] **
[Capitol Records: released November 23, 1964; peaked at No. 7]

Beatles ’65
[Capitol Records: released December 15, 1964; nine weeks at No. 1]

The Early Beatles
[Capitol Records: released March 22, 1965; peaked at No. 43]

Beatles VI
[Capitol Records: released June 14, 1965; six weeks at No. 1]

Help! (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
[Capitol Records: released August 13, 1965; nine weeks at No. 1]

Rubber Soul
[released December 6, 1965; six weeks at No. 1]

Yesterday And Today **
[Capitol Records: released June 20, 1966; five weeks at No. 1]

Revolver **
[Capitol Records: released August 8, 1966; six weeks at No. 1]

Hey Jude [stereo only] **
[Apple Records: released February 26, 1970; four weeks at No. 2]

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