Andrew Lloyd Webber: Jesus Christ Superstar - 50th Anniversary Edition: Limited Edition 2CD

Jesus Christ Superstar - 50th Anniversary Edition: Limited Edition 2CD

Andrew Lloyd Webber

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  • Release Date 17 September 2021
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Product code
5393319
Format
Double CD Album
Label
UMC-Island

Few albums had an impact the size of Jesus Christ Superstar. Within three years of its release in September 1970, it had spawned a Broadway and West End phenomenon, a London cast album and a box-office smash Hollywood film, and influenced many different rock operas that were to follow in its wake.

It made the name of its young composers, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice.

With this release, we take you back to a time when these bastions of the establishment were strictly underground, working with the cream of progressive rock at London’s Olympic Studios.

The original Jesus Christ Superstar has little to do with The Phantom Of The Opera or Chess; it united current or future members of leftfield London bands such as the Grease Band, Soft Machine and Fairport Convention. Ian Gillan was soon to find fame as the lead singer of Deep Purple.

This landmark release, assembled with the involvement of Andrew and Tim, features a new remaster of the original 1970 double concept album at Abbey Road by Nick Davis (Phil Collins/Genesis) and Miles Showell.

2CDs in replica card gatefold sleeve with 12 page booklet. Unreleased material mixed by Nick Davis. Album remastered by Miles Showell and Nick Davis at Abbey Road, November 2020.

Tracks
Disc 1
1 Overture  
2 Heaven On Their Minds  
3 What’s The Buzz – Strange Thing, Mystifying  
4 Everything’s Alright  
5 This Jesus Must Die  
6 Hosanna  
7 Simon Zealotes – Poor Jerusalem  
8 Pilate’s Dream  
9 The Temple  
10 Everything’s Alright  
11 I Don’t Know How To Love Him  
12 Damned For All Time – Blood Money  
Tracks
Disc 2
1 The Last Supper  
2 Gethsemane (I Only Want To Say)  
3 The Arrest  
4 Peter’s Denial  
5 Pilate And Christ  
6 King Herod’s Song (Try It And See)  
7 Judas’ Death  
8 Trial Before Pilate (Including the 39 Lashes)  
9 Superstar  
10 Crucifixion  
11 John Nineteen: Forty One