On 11th of September of this year will be a special day for all Syd Barrett and Pink Floyd fans. The first album “The Piper At The Gates Of Dawn” will be re-released in a 40th Anniversary Special Edition.
The packaging, designed by Storm Thorgerson, resembles a cloth-covered book, and holds 3 CD discs, along with a 12-page reproduction Syd Barrett notebook. Discs 1 and 2 will contain the full ‘Piper’ album, represented in both stereo and mono versions. Both have been newly remastered by James Guthrie.
Disc 3 includes bonus tracks, including the following:
1. Arnold Layne
2. Candy And A Currant Bun
3. See Emily Play
4. Apples And Oranges
6. Interstellar Overdrive [Take 2] – French Edit
7. Apples And Oranges – Stereo Version
8. Matilda Mother – Alternative Version
9. Interstellar Overdrive [Take 6]