Paul McCartney has embarked on a wonderful odyssey: He plans to remaster and re-issue his solo back catalogue over the next years.
So far the following Archive Collections have already appeared or are expected:
- Band on the Run (Wings: November 2010
- McCartney (Paul McCartney): June 2011
- McCartney II (Paul McCartney): June 2011
- RAM (Paul McCartney): May 2012
- Venus and Mars (Wings): November 2014
- Wings at the Speed of Sound (Wings): November 2014
Most Deluxe editions (so-called Box Sets) contain:
- 2 or 3 CDs containing the remastered album, bonus disc(s) with unreleased material
- a DVD with videos, promotion material, concert edits and documentaries
- A hardcover book (approximately 120 pages with interviews, "the making of" and unpublished pictures
- Facsimili, for example posters, handwritten lyrics, pictures, ...
- Downloadable songs in high-resolution format