Dire Straits – Love Over Gold SHM-SACD reissue
Released date: July 20, 2011
Originally released in 1982. Reissued by Universal Music Japan (cat. nbr.UIGY-9505) and featured the high-fidelity SHM-SACD format.
Two-channel SACD layer only, to secure enough reflectance and not to compress DSD file. Label of the disc is printed with a special green ink called ‘Onsho Shiyou,’ which minimizes diffuse reflection. Carefully selected master audio is used, from existing DSD files to newly converted from analog tapes.
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Alchemy: Dire Straits Live DVD & Blu-Ray reissue
Release date: May 03, 2010
The legendary live concert is released on DVD and Blu-Ray. The picture of the original record have been restored by restoration specialist and live concert director Dick Carruthers (Led Zeppelin, Paul McCartney, Van Morrison).
The audio was mixed by Chuck Ainlay, winner of the 2006 Grammy Award for Best Surround Sound Album (Brothers In Arms – 20th Anniversary edition).
The bonus contains live TV performances including Tunnel Of Love (The Old Grey Whistle Test 29/11/1980), Sultans of Swing (The Old Grey Whistle Test 16/05/1978) and Documentary BBC Arena: Dire Straits (22/12/1980).
DVD is available at Amazon.com, Amazon.co.uk, Amazon.de; Blu-Ray at Amazon.com, Amazon.co.uk, Amazon.de
Non album tracks