Tug Of War and Pipes Of Peace are due on October 2, 2015

Paul McCartney has announced details of two new reissues from his Archive Collection.

He releases Tug Of War and Pipes Of Peace on October 2, 2015.

Both albums will come with additional material, including previously unreleased tracks and never before seen video.

Both albums can be pre-ordered now from McCartney’s website.

Tug Of War will be issued as a 2-CD Special Edition comprised of the 2015 remix of the entire album, plus a second disc of bonus audio featuring eight previously unreleased demos of both album tracks and outtakes “Stop, You Don’t Know Where She Came From” and “Something That Didn’t Happen,” as well as demo and solo versions of “Ebony and Ivory” and more.

The Tug Of War 3-CD/1-DVD Deluxe Edition adds the original 1982 album mix and a DVD featuring original music videos for the album’s singles and the brand new 18-minute documentary “Fly TIA — Behind The Scenes on Take It Away” featuring previously unseen archival footage.

The Tug Of War Deluxe Edition will include a 112-page essay book and 64-page scrapbook, while the strictly limited run of 1000 Super Deluxe sets will arrive in a limited edition acrylic slipcase with five hand numbered prints of images from the Linda McCartney archive.

The Pipes of Peace 2-CD Special Edition is made up of the original album plus a 9-track bonus disc with such exclusive gems as a 2015 remix of “Say Say Say” by Spike Stent, unearthed demos of three album tracks and outtakes “It’s Not On” and “Simple As That”, the previously unreleased “Christian Bop” and more.

The 2-CD/1-DVD Pipes of Peace Deluxe Edition features a bonus video disc comprised of the original promo clips for all three of the album’s singles, plus previously unreleased clips from Paul’s film archives.

The Deluxe configuration will also include a 112-page essay book and 64-page book that goes behind the scenes on the “Pipes of Peace” title track video shoot.

Both albums and their companion bonus audio discs will also be released as 2-LP 180-gram audiophile vinyl editions complete with gatefold sleeves and download cards. The newly remixed and mastered Tug Of War and remastered Pipes Pf Peace will also receive standard and Hi Res digital releases, as well deluxe digital and Hi Res releases featuring all bonus audio.

Tracklisting:

Tug of War
Disc 1: Remixed album
Tug of War (Remixed 2015)
Take It Away (Remixed 2015)
Somebody Who Cares (Remixed 2015)
What’s That You’re Doing? (Remixed 2015)
Here Today (Remixed 2015)
Ballroom Dancing (Remixed 2015)
The Pound Is Sinking (Remixed 2015)
Wanderlust (Remixed 2015)
Get It (Remixed 2015)
Be What You See (Link) (Remixed 2015)
Dress Me Up As a Robber (Remixed 2015)
Ebony and Ivory (Remixed 2015)

Disc 2 – Original album
Tug of War
Take It Away
Somebody Who Cares
What’s That You’re Doing?
Here Today
Ballroom Dancing
The Pound Is Sinking
Wanderlust
Get It
Be What You See (Link)
Dress Me Up As a Robber
Ebony and Ivory

Disc 3 – Bonus Audio
Stop, You Don’t Know Where She Came From [Demo] (previously unreleased)
Wanderlust [Demo] (previously unreleased)
Ballroom Dancing [Demo] (previously unreleased)
Take It Away [Demo] (previously unreleased)
The Pound Is Sinking [Demo] (2015 Remaster)
Something That Didn’t Happen [Demo] (previously unreleased)
Ebony and Ivory [Demo] (previously unreleased)
Dress Me Up As a Robber/Robber Riff [Demo] 
(previously unreleased)
Ebony and Ivory [Solo Version] (B-side of Ebony and 
Ivory 12” single)
Rainclouds (B-side of Ebony and 
Ivory 7” single)
I’ll Give You a Ring (B-side of Take It Away single)

Disc 4 – Bonus Film
Tug of War Music Video (Version 1)
Tug of War Music Video (Version 2)
Take It Away Music Video
Ebony and Ivory Music Video
Fly TIA – Behind The Scenes on Take It Away (new 18 minute documentary using previously unreleased archive footage)

Pipes of Peace
Disc 1 – Remastered Album (Stereo)

Pipes of Peace
Say Say Say
The Other Me
Keep Under Cover
So Bad
The Man
Sweetest Little Show
Average Person
Hey Hey
Tug of Peace
Through Our Love

Disc 2 – Bonus Audio
Average Person [Demo] (previously unreleased)
Keep Under Cover [Demo] (previously unreleased)
Sweetest Little Show [Demo] (previously unreleased)
It’s Not On [Demo] (previously unreleased)
Simple As That [Demo] (previously unreleased)
Say Say Say [2015 Remix] (previously unreleased)
Ode to a Koala Bear (B-side of ‘Say Say Say’ single)
Twice in a Lifetime (bonus track from 1993 reissue)
Christian Bop (previously unreleased)

Disc 3 – DVD
Pipes of Peace Music Video
So Bad Music Video
Say Say Say Music Video
Hey Hey in Montserrat (previously unreleased home movie footage, 3mins)
Behind the Scenes at AIR Studios (previously unreleased 6 min edit)
The Man (previously unreleased home movie footage, 4mins)

FORMATS
TUG OF WAR
Physical

Standard CD (2CD)
Deluxe CD/DVD (3CD/1DVD Box Set) + 112 page essay book and 64 page scrapbook
Super Deluxe CD/DVD (3CD/1DVD Box Set) + 112 page essay book and 64 page scrapbook + limited edition acrylic slipcase
Vinyl (2LP)

Digital
Standard:
Standard Res – without Ebooklet
Standard Res – with Ebooklet
Mastered for iTunes – without Ebooklet
Hi-Res – 24but 96kHz – with Ebooklet –

Deluxe:
Standard Res (with or without Ebooklet)
Mastered for iTunes (with Ebooklet)
Hi-Res – 24but 96kHz (with Ebooklet)

PIPES OF PEACE
Physical

Standard CD (2CD)
Deluxe CD/DVD (2CD/1DVD Box Set) + 112 page essay book and 64 page behind the scenes book about the music video for the song ‘Pipes in Peace’
Vinyl (2LP)

Digital
Standard:
Standard Res – without Ebooklet
Standard Res – with Ebooklet
Mastered for iTunes – with Ebooklet
Hi-Res – 24but 96kHz – with Ebooklet

Deluxe:
Standard Res (with or without Ebooklet)
Mastered for iTunes (with Ebooklet)
Hi-Res – 24but 96kHz (with Ebooklet)

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