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The Rolling Stones are set to rerelease their classic 1971 album Sticky Fingers along with previously unreleased material and alternative takes of beloved album tracks.

Regarded as one of the Stones’ all-time great albums, Sticky Fingers captured the band’s trademark combination of swagger and tenderness in a superb collection.

The classic album which features timeless songs such as ‘Brown Sugar’, ‘Wild Horses’ and ‘Sister Morphine’ and will be reissued in a variety of formats on 25th / 26th May 2015.

All Deluxe and Super Deluxe formats will feature a generous selection of previously unavailable material.

rolling stones sticky fingers

The Rolling Stones will reissue their classic 1971 album Sticky Fingers as a super deluxe edition box set in May, which features previously unreleased studio recordings and rare live performances. The new deluxe edition of the album is a two-disc set that includes the remastered album, plus a bonus CD featuring previously unreleased alternate takes and live performances. These include the alternative version of Brown Sugar featuring Eric Clapton; unreleased interpretations of Bitch, Can’t You Hear Me Knocking and Dead Flowers; an acoustic version of Wild Horses, and five tracks recorded live at The Roundhouse in 1971 including Honky Tonk Women and Midnight Rambler. At a mid-range price point is the deluxe edition box set that adds a DVD to the standard deluxe, which includes two tracks from the band’s famous Marquee Club show of 26 March 1971. This comes in presentation box with 72 page hardback picture book and four postcard set.

As well as the two CDs and DVD mentioned above, the top-of-the-range Super Deluxe Edition also includes an official release of the Get Yer Leeds Lungs Out! bootleg. The 13-track CD featuring the audio recording of the Stones’ gig in Leeds in March 1971, shortly before their ‘exile’ in France began. The set included versions of the just-completed Brown Sugar, Bitch and Dead Flowers. The Super Deluxe Edition box set also includes a 120 page hardback book complete with real zip, a seven-inch vinyl record (Brown Sugar/Wild Horses), a print, postcard set and mini replica of band cut-out.

The double vinyl includes the bonus audio and the packaging has the real zip on the front.

Take a listen to the stripped down version of “Wild Horses” below.

The Rolling Stones - Wild Horses (Acoustic / Lyric Video)

Track listing

Sticky Fingers

1. Brown Sugar
2. Sway
3 . Wild Horses
4. Can’t You Hear Me Knocking
5. You Gotta Move
6. Bitch
7. I Got The Blues
8. Sister Morphine
9. Dead Flowers
10. Moonlight Mile

Sticky Fingers Bonus audio CD / 2nd Vinyl LP

1. Brown Sugar (feat. Eric Clapton)
2. Wild Horses (Acoustic)
3. Can’t You Hear Me Knocking (Alternate Version)
4. Bitch (Extended Version)
5. Dead Flowers (Alternate Version)
6. Live With Me (Live At The Roundhouse / 1971)
7. Stray Cat Blues (Live At The Roundhouse / 1971)
8. Love In Vain (Live At The Roundhouse / 1971)
9. Midnight Rambler (Live At The Roundhouse / 1971)
10 Honky Tonk Women (Live At The Roundhouse / 1971)

Get Yer Leeds Lungs Out! (super deluxe only)

1. Jumpin Jack Flash
2. Live With Me
3. Dead Flowers
4. Stray Cat Blues
5. Love In Vain
6. Midnight Rambler
7. Bitch
8. Honky Tonk Women
9. (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction
10. Little Queenie
11. Brown Sugar
12. Street Fighting Man
13. Let It Rock

Rolling Stones-Brown Sugar Original Version With Clapton

Meanwhile, the Stones have also announced a North American stadium tour this summer. The 15-city Zip Code tour begins on May 24 at San Diego’s Petco Park and ends on July 15 at Quebec’s Le Festival D’Été de Québec.

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