The Beatles' remasters to be released on vinyl

The Beatles: kind of a big deal
The Beatles: kind of a big deal (Image credit: © Bettmann/CORBIS)

The Beatles' remasters are to make their stereo vinyl debut on 12 November (13 November in North America).

The 14 albums, originally released between 1963 and 1970, will be manufactured on 180-gram vinyl with replicated artwork.

As well as each album being sold individually, a limited number of 50,000 box sets containing the full collection plus a 252 page hardback book containing unseen pictures will also be available.

The remastered albums rocketed The Beatles back into the charts when they were released on CD in 2009, racking up album sales of over 17 million in seven months.

This vinyl release is the result of a lengthy process at Abbey Road, headed up by Sean Magee, which utilised the original 24-bit remasters in order to maintain the best possible audio quality.

Check out our extensive reviews of the 2009 CD remasters here (1963-66) and here (1967-70).

The albums included in the release include:

Please Please Me
"Love Me Do" and "P.S. I Love You" are presented in mono
(North American LP debut in stereo)

With The Beatles
(North American LP debut in stereo)

A Hard Day's Night
(North American LP debut in stereo)

Beatles For Sale
(North American LP debut in stereo)

Features George Martin's 1986 stereo remix

Rubber Soul
Features George Martin's 1986 stereo remix

Original album

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Packaging includes replica psychedelic inner sleeve, cardboard cutout sheet and additional insert

Magical Mystery Tour
Packaging includes 24-page colour book

The Beatles (double album)
Packaging includes double-sided photo montage/lyric sheet and 4 solo colour photos

Yellow Submarine
"Only A Northern Song" is presented in mono. Additional insert includes original American liner notes.

Abbey Road
Original album

Let It Be
Original album

Past Masters, Volumes One & Two (double album)
"Love Me Do" (original single version), "She Loves You," "I'll Get You," and "You Know My Name (Look Up The Number)" are presented in mono. Packaging, notes and photographic content is based on the 2009 CD release.