Beach Boys re-issue ‘Pet Sounds’

Band to release special birthday CD/DVD

The Beach Boys are celebrating the 40th anniversary of the release of their classic ‘Pet Sounds’ album with a special re-issue which includes previously unheard material and DVD footage.

The 27 track LP, which hits record stores nationwide on August 28, includes bonus track ‘Hang On To Your Ego’, an early version of the album’s ‘I Know There’s An Answer’ recorded during the original Pet Sounds sessions but not included in the album’s tracklisting.

The release also includes a DVD which features a behind the scenes documentary, ‘The Making Of Pet Sounds; Pet Stories’.

There is also a previously unreleased 1966 promotional firehouse film clip for ‘Good Vibrations’ and original 1966 promotional black and white clips for Sloop John B and Pet Sounds.

Elsewhere the DVD features a rare BBC documentary and a photo gallery.

‘Pet Sounds’ will also be available to download digitally alonside a series of video downloads.