Expanded CD + DVD edition of the 1969 The Golden Earring album, featuring the 19-minute long cover version of The Byrds’ Eight Miles High. Remastered from the first-generation Olympic Studios master tapes. Features a DVD of the restored 1969 television film, 3 bonus tracks plus a 32-page booklet with a new essay, memorabilia, and photos. The psychedelic influenced EMH album – originally released in 1969 as The Golden Earring – is the band’s only album featuring drummer Sieb Warner.
The Golden Earring: Eight Miles High
The record was taped over a period of two weeks in August/September 1969 at the legendary Olympic Sound Studios in London. This expanded edition also contains the “Another 45 Miles” 7-inch single, including the B-side “I Can’t Get A Hold On Her”, plus the edited mono version of “EMH” that was released as a promotional only single in the United States. In addition, the DVD features the long-awaited restored version of the hour-long documentary that filmmaker Mat van Hensbergen taped during the band’s tour in the Summer of 1969, as well as the following recording sessions at Olympic. The documentary has been restored from the original 16 mm film reels and contain English subtitles. All tracks have been 24 bit/192 kHz remastered from the original mastertapes.
1. Landing (4:31)
2. Song Of A Devil’s Servant (6:02)
3. One Huge Road (3:06)
4. Everyday’s Torture (5:20)
5. Eight Miles High (18:53)
6. Another 45 Miles (4:49)
7. I Can’t Get Hold A Hold On Her (6:17)
8. EMH – mono single version (2:25)