Sony Classical has announced it will be reissuing the original Star Wars soundtracks via new definitive editions early next year.
According to StarWars.com, three different bundles will be available, includingÂ Star Wars: The Ultimate Vinyl Collection, Star Wars: The Ultimate Soundtrack Edition, and Star Wars: The Ultimate Digital Collection.
The Ultimate Vinyl Collection includes all six soundtracks in “deluxe gatefold sleeves,” sporting each film’s original artwork.Â Meanwhile, The Ultimate Soundtrack Edition packs together all six in mini-album jackets, as well as an extra CD with audio interviews, the Star Wars: A Musical Journey DVD, and a fold-out poster with three collectible stickers.Â Finally, The Ultimate Digital Collection includes each soundtrack as aÂ high-definition download.
All three compilations feature the composition work of John Williams, and willÂ release worldwide on January 8, 2016.
Earlier this month, we learned theÂ original Star Wars saga may be returning to theatersÂ just ahead of The Force Awakens’ debut in December. For more on Lucasfilm’s upcoming seventh installment, check out our D23 interview with director J.J. Abrams.
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