The announcement follows the release of the deluxe editions of Led Zeppelin, Led Zeppelin II, and Led Zeppelin III earlier this year.
As with the three previous reissues ‘Led Zeppelin IV’ and ‘Houses Of The Holy’ have been newly remastered by Jimmy Page and are accompanied by a second disc of companion audio comprised entirely of unreleased music related to that album.
Both albums are set for an October 27th release via Atlantic/Swan Song in the following formats:
- Single CD â€“ Remastered album packaged in a gatefold card wallet.
- Deluxe Edition (2CD) â€“ Remastered album, plus a second disc of unreleased companion audio.
- Single LP â€“ Remastered album on 180-gram vinyl, packaged in a sleeve that replicates the LPâ€™s first pressing in exacting detail.
- Deluxe Edition Vinyl (2LP) â€“ Remastered album and unreleased companion audio on 180-gram vinyl.
- Digital Download â€“ Remastered album and companion audio will both be available.
- Super Deluxe Boxed Set â€“ This collection includes:Â
- Remastered album on CD in vinyl replica sleeve.
- Companion audio on CD in card wallet featuring new alternate cover art.
- Remastered album on 180-gram vinyl in a sleeve replicating first pressing.
- Companion audio on 180-gram vinyl in a sleeve with new alternate cover art.
- High-def audio download card of all content at 96kHz/24 bit.
- Hard bound, 80 page book filled with rare and previously unseen photos and memorabilia.High-quality print of the original album cover, the first 30,000 of which will be individually numbered.
The ‘Led Zeppelin IV’ deluxe edition includes unreleased versions of every song heard on the original album including alternate mixes of â€śMisty Mountain Hopâ€ť and â€śFour Sticks,â€ť mixes of â€śThe Battle Of Evermoreâ€ť and â€śGoing To Californiaâ€ť heavy with guitar and mandolin, and the fabled, alternate version â€śStairway To Heaven,â€ť mixed at the Sunset Sound Studio in Los Angeles.
The ‘Houses Of The Holy’ reissue meanwhile will feature unreleased tracks on the companion audio disc ,including rough and working mixes for â€śThe Oceanâ€ť and â€śDancing Daysâ€ť as well as the guitar mix backing track for â€śOver The Hills And Far Awayâ€ť and a version of â€śThe Rain Songâ€ť without piano.
The full track listings are:
Led Zeppelin IV:Â 1. â€śBlack Dogâ€ť 2. â€śRock And Rollâ€ť 3. â€śThe Battle of Evermoreâ€ť 4. â€śStairway To Heavenâ€ť 5. â€śMisty Mountain Hopâ€ť 6. â€śFour Sticksâ€ť 7. â€śGoing To Californiaâ€ť 8. â€śWhen The Levee Breaksâ€ť
Companion Audio Disc 1. â€śBlack Dogâ€ť â€“ Basic Track With Guitar Overdubs 2. â€śRock And Rollâ€ť â€“ Alternate Mix 3. â€śThe Battle Of Evermoreâ€ť â€“ Mandolin/Guitar Mix From Headley Grange 4. â€śStairway To Heavenâ€ť â€“ Sunset Sound Mix 5. â€śMisty Mountain Hopâ€ť â€“ Alternate Mix 6. â€śFour Sticksâ€ť â€“ Alternate Mix 7. â€śGoing To Californiaâ€ť â€“ Mandolin/Guitar Mix 8. â€śWhen The Levee Breaksâ€ť â€“ Alternate UK Mix
Houses of the Holy:Â 1. â€śThe Song Remains The Sameâ€ť 2. â€śThe Rain Songâ€ť 3. â€śOver The Hills And Far Awayâ€ť 4. â€śThe Crungeâ€ť 5. â€śDancing Daysâ€ť 6. â€śDâ€™yer Makâ€™erâ€ť 7. â€śNo Quarterâ€ť 8. â€śThe Oceanâ€ť
Companion Audio Disc: 1. â€śThe Song Remains The Sameâ€ť â€“ Guitar Overdub Reference Mix 2. â€śThe Rain Songâ€ť â€“ Mix Minus Piano 3. â€śOver The Hills And Far Awayâ€ť â€“ Guitar Mix Backing Track 4. â€śThe Crungeâ€ť â€“ Rough Mix – Keys Up 5. â€śDancing Daysâ€ť â€“ Rough Mix With Vocal 6. â€śNo Quarterâ€ť â€“ Rough Mix With JPJ Keyboard Overdubs – No Vocal 7. â€śThe Oceanâ€ť â€“ Working Mix