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re: Bat is getting re-released

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daveake 02:03 am MST 05/06/17
In reply to: Bat is getting re-released - Jacqueline 09:56 pm MST 05/02/17

Did they find a box of 25th Anniversary CDs and just put a "40'th" label on them?

Smacks of "can't be arsed to do anything but let's make some money anyway"

>
> http://www.planetrock.com/news/rock-news/meat-loafs-bat-out-of-hell-gets-re-release-to-celebrate-its-40th-anniversary/
>
> Meat Loaf’s ‘Bat Out of Hell’ gets re-release to celebrate
> its 40th anniversary
>
> To celebrate four decades since its release, Meat Loaf’s
> record-obliterating rock opera ‘Bat Out of Hell’ is being
> re-released next month.
>
> The classic record will be available to buy on CD, vinyl
> and digital formats via Sony Music on Friday 9th June,
> with the physical editions also boasting a Collector’s
> Edition cover.
>
> Alongside the seven Jim Steinman penned tracks, the
> re-release includes three bonus songs including a
> sprawling 11-minute live version of ‘Bat Out of Hell’ and
> the Cher duet ‘Dead Ringer For Love’.
>
> Released in October 1977, ‘Bat Out of Hell’ is the fourth
> best-selling album of all time and has shifted over
> 43million units across the globe including 3.2million in
> the UK.
>
> Next month’s re-release coincides with Bat Out of Hell The
> Musical opening at London Coliseum on Monday 5th June.
> Tickets are on sale from Planet Rock Tickets now.
> musical follows the exploits of the eternally young Strat
> and his wild gang, The Lost, as they roam the streets of
> Obsidian, a post-apocalyptic Manhattan, ruled by the
> wicked and tyrannical Falco.
>
> Directed by Jay Schieb, it features 17 of Meat Loaf's
> greatest hits including I'd Do Anything For Love, Paradise
> By The Dashboard Light, You Took The Words Right Out Of My
> Mouth, Two Out Of Three Ain't Bad, Bat Out Of Hell and
> three new Jim Steinman originals written for the show.
>
> The ‘Bat Out of Hell’ track-list is as follows:
>
> 1. Bat Out Of Hell
> 2. You Took The Words Right Out Of My Mouth (Hot Summer
> Night)
> 3. Heaven Can Wait
> 4. All Revved Up With No Place To Go
> 5. Two Out Of Three Ain’t Bad
> 6. Paradise By The Dashboard Light
> 7. For Crying Out Loud
>
> Bonus
> 1. Bolero (Live Intro)
> 2. Bat Out O Hell (Live)
> 3. Dead Ringer For Love (with Cher)
>
>
> Sent from AOL Mobile Mail
>


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