Jimmy Eat World Vinyl Reissues - 'Static Prevails' And 'Clarity' Out Now04 Sep 2014
Jimmy Eat World Vinyl Reissues - 'Static Prevails' And 'Clarity' Out Now
Two of SRCvinyl's Jimmy Eat World vinyl reissues are out now: Static Prevails and Clarity. Futures will be released on September 30th.
SRCVinyl announced in June that they would reissue three titles on double LP via Universal Music Enterprises in partnership with SRCvinyl. 'Static Prevails' was released on September 2nd, 'Clarity' on September 2nd, and 'Futures' will be released on on September 30th. All of the titles will be for sale at all major and independent retail outlets in the US and Canada, with ex-US versions to be made available through Universal Music Enterprises UK. In addition, the releases are supported by tour dates planned by the band.
Jimmy Eat World got their start in 1994 and has gained a reputation for being a band of great perseverance and hard work. Known for their punk rock roots and diverse soundscape, Static Prevails, was the band's major label debut and saw them begin to experiment with different writing styles from what the band was previously known for. They followed with their third studio album, Clarity, which was later considered to be a major benchmark in influencing the Modern Rock post nineties landscape. The album also featured Jim Adkins as the group's lead singer and primary songwriter for the first time. The fifth studio album, Futures, debuted at number six on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart and was well received by critics and fans across the world. After selling millions of records, with numerous top ten singles at Modern Rock radio, appearing on Saturday Night Live and touring with Foo Fighters, Green Day and Weezer; they celebrate three reissues for release and offer fans a high quality treatment to their catalog.
Static Prevails, originally released on Capitol Records in 1996 and expanded CD edition in 2007, was reissued as a double LP on 180 gram lavender colored vinyl. The original album tracks are cut from analog masters at 24-bit/96 kHz to 33 1/3 RPM, with tracks, "Seventeen" and "Digits", beginning as 16-bit/44.1 kHz recordings. The reissue includes bonus tracks, "77 Satellites" and "What Would I Say to You Now", and features the original CD artwork displayed in its' full capacity within a high gloss gate-fold jacket accompanied by an 11 x 11 insert.
Clarity, originally released on Capitol Records in 1999 and expanded CD edition in 2007, was reissued as a double LP on 180 gram clear colored vinyl. The original album tracks are cut from analog masters at 24-bit/96 kHz to 33 1/3 RPM and include bonus tracks, "Christmas Card" and "Sweetness", which began as 16-bit/44.1 kHz recordings. Album art is displayed to its full capacity throughout a matte gatefold jacket with spot UV and accompanied by an 11 x 22 insert.
Futures, originally released on Interscope Records in 2004, will be reissued as a double LP on 180 gram blue vinyl. Remastered from the highest quality 16-bit/44.1 kHz recordings and cut at 33 1/3 RPM, the vinyl reissue features the bonus track, "Shame". Artwork is displayed to its full capacity throughout a matte triple panel gatefold jacket with spot UV and accompanied by an 11 x 22 insert.
All of the reissues will be pressed to the highest quality standard by Pallas, in Germany, and were remastered for this vinyl reissue by Kevin Gray.