|DualDisc Hit Stores This Week With Simple Plan and The Donnas|
|Home Theater News Music - Software News|
|Written by AVRev.com|
|Friday, 29 October 2004|
On October 26th, Warner Music Group released four albums in the U.S. from popular artists on DualDisc including Simple Plan's new album Still Not Getting Any... and The Donnas' new album Gold Medal. Coming soon are the Grateful Dead's American Beauty and Trapt's self-titled album which will be available on DualDisc November 23rd.
In addition to a full album on the CD side, the DVD side of WMG's DualDiscs provides the full album in enhanced sound (such as Surround Sound and/or DVD-Audio or LPCM stereo), and also includes a range of special features such as music videos, interviews, photo galleries, concert footage and lyrics.
Simple Plan's Still Not Getting Any... DualDisc (Lava Records) includes the entire album on the CD side while the DVD side provides 20 minutes of behind the scenes "making of the album" footage, photo galleries of the band, lyrics, bonus material as well as the entire album available in enhanced sound (5.1 Surround Sound and/or DVD-Audio or LPCM stereo.).
In addition to the full album on the CD side of Atlantic Records' The Donnas' Gold Medal DualDisc, the DVD side features each track available in 5.1 surround sound and high-resolution stereo. It also features The Donnas' "Fall Behind Me" music video in surround sound, a 15-minute "making of the video" piece and a lyrics section for the album.
Included on the DVD side of Trapt's DualDisc (Warner Bros. Records) will be seven music videos from their debut album Trapt for the following songs: "Headstrong," "Still Frame," "Echo," "Made of Glass" (live performance version), "Stories" (live performance version), "Headstrong" (live performance version), "Echo" (live performance version).
The Grateful Dead's DualDisc (Rhino Records) will contain two recent, exclusive video interviews on the DVD side. The first never-before-seen interview is with Bob Weir, who discusses his inspiration for writing the song "Sugar Magnolia." The second is with Mickey Hart who offers fans a look into how the album was mixed into surround sound. The DualDisc also will include song lyrics and a picture gallery of the band.
For more information visit http://www.wmg.com