Porcupine Tree - Deadwing
Transmission edition, remastered By Steven Wilson
Includes The Classic Singles "Shallow" & "Lazarus"
Two of the most popular Porcupine Tree releases, In Absentia and Deadwing, have been acquired by Kscope and will be given reissues on vinyl, with new CD editions to follow later in 2018. For the first time since their original release, they have also been remastered by PT songwriter and frontman, Steven Wilson. The new mastering has considerably less compression and limiting for a more dynamic listening experience.
Deadwing was Porcupine Tree's eighth studio album, first released in 2005 following their breakthrough with In Absentia, it was the second in a run of 3 albums that for many represent the pinnacle of the band's artistic achievements. It also continued their new-found commercial success to become their top selling record at the time. It has been unavailable on vinyl for many years.
Gatefold 2LP, 180gram vinyl.
Steven Wilson, vocals, guitars, piano, keyboards, hammered dulcimer, bass guitar on 1, 3, 5 (middle section), 7
Richard Barbieri, keyboards, synthesizers
Colin Edwin, bass guitar
Gavin Harrison, drums, percussion
Adrian Belew, solo guitar on 1, 4, 10
Mikael Akerfeldt, harmony vocals on 1, 3, 5, second guitar solo on 5
5. Arriving Somewhere But Not Here
6. Mellotron Scratch
7. Open Car
8. The Start of Something Beautiful
9. Glass Arm Shattering
10. So Called Friend