Miles Davis - Miles Davis – Bitches Brew [ 40th Anniversary Super-deluxe Boxset ] - 2xLP Album (double album), Box set, CD's, Deluxe edition, DVD, Various Media (see description) - Reissue, Remastered - 2010/2010
This lot features the 40th Anniversary reissue of Bitches Brew by Miles Davis. A super-deluxe edition in LP sized 12 x 12 box set featuring:
- 2 x Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, 180 Gram
- 2 CDs with original 94+ minutes of music plus 6 bonus tracks
- A 3rd CD of a previously unissued performance at Tanglewood, August 1970, with Keith Jarrett, Chick Corea, Dave Holland, Jack DeJohnette, Airto Moreira, and Gary Bartz.
- DVD of previously unissued performance in Copenhagen, November 1969, with Wayne Shorter, Corea, Holland, and DeJohnette.
- Audiophile 180g vinyl double LP Gatefold replication of original album.
- 52 page color 12" x 12" book with 5,000 word essay by journalist-author-producer-musician Greg Tate; box producers' notes by Michael Cuscuna and Richard Seidel; and Lenny White interview by author Ashley Kahn. The book features Mati Klarwein's painting Zonked on its cover, plus dozens of rare, unpublished photographs and record label memos.
- Memorabilia envelope containing a reproduction of the Davis Rolling Stone cover story from December 1969, previously unseen correspondence from Teo Macero's archives, reproductions of three Fillmore West concert tickets from April 1970, high quality photograph prints, and a fold-out poster of Miles Davis.
NOTES ON CONDITION as by our finding, based on the Goldmine Standard for grading the condition of items, as used by Discogs:
1.) The vinyl is NM, with exception of side 2 (record 1). Here we put the condition at VG+ because of a visible scratch (see photo 34).
2.) DVD has been used, leaving it at VG
3.) CDs have not been used and are in NM condition
4.) Concerning all sleeves: All-in-all in NM condition, with a bit more wear to the box cover, making this a VG condition.
5.) The insert with the memorabilia: NM
6). Book: NM
Please do not bid on this if you are looking for a sealed and unplayed version. All-in-all this is a fantastic sounding USA release of this 40th Anniversary boxset of Bitches Brew by Miles Davis with a lot of great historical background about the making ofd this record.
This lot will be carefully packed and shipped with track and trace.