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Tears For Fears – The Seeds Of Love (1989) {2020, Super Deluxe Edition, 4CD + BD + Hi-Res}

Tears For Fears - The Seeds Of Love (1989) {2020, Super Deluxe Edition, 4CD + BD + Hi-Res}

Tears For Fears – The Seeds Of Love (1989) {2020, Super Deluxe Edition, 4CD + BD + Hi-Res}
EAC Rip | 4x CD | FLAC Image + Cue + Log
Blu-ray | MPEG-4 AVC Video | DTS-HD MA (5.1 / 24bit / 48kHz) | LPCM (5.1 / 24bit / 48kHz) | LPCM (2.0 / 16bit / 48kHz)
Hi-Res | FLAC Tracks / 24bit / 48kHz | Multichannel Only
Full Scans Included
Total Size: 1.75 GB (CD) + 9.85 GB (BD) + 1.53 GB (Hi-Res) + 2.37 GB (Scans) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Universal | Germany | Cat#: 0602547706997 | Genre: Pop Rock

This edition contains not only the original album, but a new 5.1 mix by Steven Wilson which was done in conjunction with Roland Orzabal, as well as all the relevant B-Sides, alternate mixes and around 60 minutes of previously unheard demos and live rehearsals. The set is housed in a shoe box style box (similar to the other 2 releases) with an extensive booklet, with new interviews by Super Deluxe editor Paul Sinclair with the band and other players on the album. Also contains the tour program.Read More

Tears For Fears – Songs From The Big Chair (1985) {2014, Japanese SHM-SACD, Remastered, Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Tears For Fears - Songs From The Big Chair (1985) {2014, Japanese SHM-SACD, Remastered, Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Tears For Fears – Songs From The Big Chair (1985) {2014, Japanese SHM-SACD, Remastered, Hi-Res SACD Rip}
SACD Rip | ISO / DSD / 1bit / 2.8224MHz | FLAC Tracks / 24bit / 88.2kHz
Single Layer SACD | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 1.69 GB (ISO) + 834 MB (FLAC) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Universal | Japan | Cat#: UIGY-9559 | Genre: New Wave, Synth-pop

If The Hurting was mental anguish, Songs from the Big Chair marks the progression towards emotional healing, a particularly bold sort of catharsis culled from Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith’s shared attraction to primal scream therapy. The album also heralded a dramatic maturation in the band’s music, away from the synth-pop brand with which it was (unjustly) seared following the debut, and towards a complex, enveloping pop sophistication.Read More

Tears For Fears – Gold (2006)

Tears For Fears - Gold (2006)

Tears For Fears – Gold (2006)
EAC Rip | 2xCD | FLAC Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 782 MB (CDs) + 268 MB (Scans) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Universal | EU | Cat#: 0602498379585 | Genre: Synth-Pop

Hip-O’s excellent two-disc Tears for Fears Gold collection boasts 24 tracks from the veteran English duo. All of the obvious hits (“Shout,” “Everybody Wants to Rule the World,” “Head Over Heels,” “Mad World,” and “Sowing the Seeds of Love”) are here, but it’s the inclusion of tracks from their woefully overlooked 2004 comeback album, Everybody Loves a Happy Ending, that warrants a high rating.Read More