Update: Giveaway: U2's The Joshua Tree: Digitally Re-Mastered finally

Update:The winners are:Jaclyn from Clearwater, FL, Rose from Sunbar, WV, and Caryn from Sunland, CA.

U2’s The Joshua Treehas been meticulously re-mastered from the original analog master tapes to mark 20 years since its release and will be available on November 20, 2007.

"There has been continuous demand from U2 fans to have The Joshua Tree properly re-mastered," says Paul McGuinness. "As always, the band had to make sure it was right, and now it is."

In 1987, The Joshua Tree reached Number 1 around the world and won a Grammy© for Album of the Year, while U2 won the Brit Award for Best International Act and Time Magazine put the band on its cover, proclaiming them "Rock’s Hottest Ticket". Including the singles “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For,” “Where The Streets Have No Name” and “With Or Without You,” The Joshua Tree went on to sell in excess of 20 million.

The album will be available in four formats:

  • A standard CD featuring liner notes from Bill Flanagan, lyrics and unseen photographs from long time collaborator Anton Corbijn.
  • A double 12" gatefold vinyl format, with the original album pressed across two 180 gram audiophile discs.
  • A deluxe edition including a second CD of b-sides and demos from the original album sessions.
  • A limited edition box set containing two CD’s and a DVD featuring The Joshua Tree Tour live from the Hippodrome in Paris and other rare video footage.

The CD track listing is as follows: “Where The Streets Have No Name,” “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For,” “With Or Without You,” “Bullet The Blue Sky,” “Running To Stand Still,” “Red Hill Mining Town,” “In God’s Country,” “Trip Through Your Wires,” “One Tree Hill,” “Exit” and “Mothers Of The Disappeared.”

Listen to these The Joshua Tree Audio Streams: Spanish Eyes, Sweetest Thing

Enter to win one of three copies of the deluxe edition of The Joshua Tree! Email us with your favorite U2 song, your full name and mailing address to celebritybabyblog @ gmail.com.Make sure you put "The Joshua Tree" in the subject line in order for your entryto be counted. Giveaway closes Thursday, November 29 at 9 am EST. (For giveaway terms & conditions, click here.)

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