Sony Classical To Release Deluxe Vinyl Boxset Containing All 6 Star Wars Soundtracks

The complete film scores to one of Hollywood’s most successful film franchise is getting the red carpet treatment. The soundtracks to all 6 Star Wars films will be reissued by Sony Classical in a deluxe vinyl package. For Episodes I – III, this will be the first time that the film scores will be available, on wax.  Composed by John Williams, the 11lp boxset will be reissued after the latest chapter in the saga, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, opens in theaters. Official worldwide release date will be January 8, 2016.

Each of the 6 2lp sets will feature deluxe gatefold sleeves and faithfully replicated original artwork.   Audio for this pressing was transferred from the original LP masters and pressed into 180 gram vinyl. The entire Star Wars soundtrack package will come housed in a black, soft-touch laminated slipcase with an embossed, hot silver foil Star Wars logo.  You can preorder here.

 

STAR WARS: THE ULTIMATE VINYL COLLECTION

Episode I: The Phantom Menace to get first ever vinyl release in 2016

Episode I: The Phantom Menace to get first ever vinyl release in 2016

Episode I: The Phantom Menace

 


LP 1 – Side A

  1. Star Wars Main Title and the Arrival at Naboo
  2. Duel of The Fates
  3. Anakin’s Theme
  4. Jar Jar’s Introduction and the Swim to Otoh Gunga
  5. The Sith Spacecraft and the Droid Battle

LP1 – Side B

  1. The Trip to the Naboo Temple and the Audience with Boss Nass
  2. The Arrival at Tatooine and the Flag Parade
  3. He Is the Chosen One
  4. Anakin Defeats Sebulba
  5. Passage Through the Planet Core

 


LP2 – Side A

  1. Watto’s Deal and Kids at Play
  2. Panaka and the Queen’s Protectors
  3. Queen Amidala and the Naboo Palace
  4. The Droid Invasion and the Appearance of Darth Maul

LP2 – Side B

  1. Qui-Gon’s Noble End
  2. The High Council Meeting and Qui-Gon’s Funeral
  3. Augie’s Great Municipal Band and End Credits

 

 

Star Wars Episode II Attack of the Clones to get first ever vinyl release in 2016

Star Wars Episode II Attack of the Clones to get first ever vinyl release in 2016

 

Episode II: Attack of the Clones

 

LP1 – Side A

  1. Star Wars Main Title and Ambush on Coruscant
  2. Across the Stars (Love Theme from Star Wars Episode II)
  3. Zam the Assassin and the Chase Through Coruscant

LP1 – Side B

  1. Yoda and the Younglings
  2. Departing Coruscant
  3. Anakin and Padmé
  4. Jango’s Escape
  5. The Meadow Picnic

LP2 – Side A

  1. Bounty Hunter’s Pursuit
  2. Return to Tatooine
  3. The Tusken Camp and the Homestead

LP2 – Side B

  1. Love Pledge and the Arena
  2. Confrontation with Count Dooku and Finale

 

Episode III: Revenge of the Sith to get first ever vinyl release in 2016

Episode III: Revenge of the Sith to get first ever vinyl release in 2016

Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

 

LP1 – Side A

  1. Star Wars and the Revenge of the Sith – Medley
  2. Anakin’s Dream
  3. Battle of the Heroes

LP1 – Side B

  1. Anakin’s Betrayal
  2. General Grievous
  3. Palpatine’s Teachings
  4. Grievous and the Droids

LP2 – Side A

  1. Padme’s Ruminations
  2. Anakin vs. Obi-Wan
  3. Anakin’s Dark Deeds
  4. Enter Lord Vader
  5. The Immolation Scene

LP2 – Side B

  1. Grievous Speaks to Lord Sidious
  2. The Birth of the Twins and Padme’s Destiny – Medley
  3. A New Hope and End Credits – Medley

 

 

Episode IV: A New Hope

 

LP1 – Side A

  1. Main Title
  2. Imperial Attack
  3. Princess Leia’s Theme
  4. The Desert and the Robot Auction

LP1 – Side B

  1. Ben’s Death and TIE Fighter Attack
  2. The Little People Work
  3. Rescue of the Princess
  4. Inner City
  5. Cantina Band

LP2 – Side A

  1. The Land of the Sandpeople
  2. Mouse Robot and Blasting Off
  3. The Return Home
  4. The Walls Converge
  5. The Princess Appears

LP2 – Side B

  1. The Last Battle
  2. The Throne Room and End Title

 

 

The Empire Strikes Back

Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

 

LP1 – Side A

  1. Star Wars (Main Theme)
  2. Yoda’s Theme
  3. The Training of a Jedi Knight
  4. The Heroics of Luke and Han

LP1 – Side B

  1. The Imperial March (Darth Vader’s Theme)
  2. Departure of Boba Fett
  3. Han Solo and the Princess
  4. Hyperspace
  5. The Battle in the Snow

LP2 – Side A

  1. The Asteroid Field
  2. The City in the Clouds
  3. Rebels at Bay
  4. Yoda and the Force

LP2 – Side B

  1. The Duel
  2. The Magic Tree
  3. Lando’s Palace
  4. Finale

 

 

Return of the Jedi

Episode VI: Return of the Jedi

 

Side A

  1. Main Title (The Story Continues)
  2. Into the Trap
  3. Luke and Leia
  4. Parade of the Ewoks
  5. Han Solo Returns (At the Court of Jabba the Hutt)
  6. Lapti Nek (Jabba’s Palace Band)

Side B

  1. The Forest Battle
  2. Rebel Briefing
  3. The Emperor
  4. The Return of the Jedi
  5. Ewok Celebration and Finale