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Opus offer a wide range of post production services, including 5.1 surround mastering and mixing, video post production, video format conversions and video re-purposing, comprehensive DVD authoring and Blu-Ray authoring, music and video production, TV and broadcast, web design and graphic design.
Formed in 1999, Opus is an award winning multimedia company with an international client portfolio. We have worked on many commercially and critically aclaimed projects in many different formats.
No matter what stage your project or production is at, our team of specialists can advise and assist you at every step of the way, from conception through to completion and final delivery.
Drums And Wires, from 1979, is the second in a series of expanded XTC album re-issues, including 5.1 Surround mixes, new stereo mixes and High-Resolution stereo mixes of the original material, also extra audio and visual material.
Steven Wilson produced the mixes with the input of founder band member Andy Partridge and the full approval of the band.
This cd/blu-ray edition is presented in special packaging with an expanded booklet and sleeve-notes by Andy Partridge, Colin Moulding and Dave Gregory.
Third in a series of remixed and expanded Yes albums, Relayer has been mixed for 5.1 surround from the original studio masters by Steven Wilson. the CD a;so features a new stereo album mix by Steven Wilson
The Blu-ray features:
5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio Surround (24bit/96khz) mixed from the original multi-channel recordings
The new stereo album mix in DTS-HD Master Audio (24bit/96khz)
The original album mix in a DTS-HD Master Audio flat transfers from the original master tape source. (24bit/192khz)
Exclusive needle-drop of an original UK vinyl A1/B1 pressing transferred in 24bit/96khz audio
Exclusive instrumental versions of all new mixes in DTS-HD Master Audio stereo (24bit/96khz)
Numerous audio extras appear in high-resolution stereo including demos and studio run-throughs of album tracks making for an alternative version of Relayer
Blu-ray exclusive features include additional demo/studio run-throughs, full album instrumental mixes, a full album needle-drop of an original UK A1/B1 vinyl pressing, singles edits, a live tracks and needle-drops of the banded tracks from the original US vinyl promo album
The original artwork by Roger Dean has been restored and expanded with his approval.
This box-set comes with two DVDs, one of which contains promo videos, Top Of The Pops appearances, the Scenes From The Big Chair documentary and the other (audio only) with three versions of the album on hi-res audio (original mix, 2014 stereo mix and 5.1 surround mix).
Songs From The Big Chair was released on November 10th, 2014 and is available in 5 formats, including a 6-disc deluxe edition box set featuring previously unreleased material and a 5.1 surround sound mix by Steven Wilson.
The 6-Disc Super Deluxe Edition Box set – features 4-CD and 2-DVD with 30 page replica tour programme and 32 page booklet, 2-CD Deluxe Edition, 1-CD Re-master, 1-LP – 180 gram Heavyweight and a Pure Audio Blu-Ray Edition
OPUS PRODUCTION AND SUPER AUDIO MASTERING BRING YOU SO-AUDIO
SO-Audio brings together the incredible expertise of Opus Productions and Super Audio Mastering. We have been working with High Resolution formats providing you with the very best quality available in 5.1 and Stereo Digital Audio for over 10 years.
Both companies have worked extensively on various commercial and critically acclaimed high-res music DVD projects over the last few years offering a competitive, creative and involving process to get your music heard in incredible quality in 5.1 and Stereo. SO Audio hopes to push those formats to a wider audience increasing awareness and demand by getting more titles out there.