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Note: The high resolution content is Blu-ray Audio only.
Label:
  Mercury/Polydor
Serial:
  5345027, PROT-4006
Title:
  Rolling Stones: Exile On Main Street
Description:
  The Rolling Stones
Track listing:
  1. Rocks Off
2. Rip This Joint
3. Shake Your Hips
4. Casino Boogie
5. Tumbling Dice
6. Sweet Virginia
7. Torn and Frayed
8. Sweet Black Angel
9. Loving Cup
10. Happy
11. Turd on the Run
12. Ventilator Blues
13. I Just Want to See His Face
14. Let It Loose
15. All Down the Line
16. Stop Breaking Down
17. Shine a Light
18. Soul Survivor
Genre:
  Pop/Rock
Content:
  Stereo
Media:
 
Recording type:
  Analogue
Recording info:
 
Resolutions:
  2.0 Dolby TrueHD 24bit/96kHz
2.0 DTS HD MA 24bit/96kHz
2.0 LPCM 24bit/96kHz

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Reviews: 2

Review by fredblue April 3, 2014 (3 of 3 found this review helpful)
Performance:   Sonics:
I'll keep it very simple. If you want to own the best-sounding digital disc presentation of Exile On Main Street, this Blu-ray is it.

The Blu-ray mastering has been proven to be identical to the (pricey) Japanese import SHM-SACD, which itself has garnered heavy praise from Stones devotees and Hi-Res fans.

So save yourself about £40 quid and get the Blu-ray for a tenner (10 measely pounds.. Its peanuts!!) instead of the SHM for £50! Another HFPA no-brainer.

Shine A Light is demo worthy on this disc, I have never ever heard it sound better.

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Review by HiFiGi April 29, 2014 (2 of 2 found this review helpful)
Performance:   Sonics:
This is an outstanding album, but like the other early albums recorded on rolling stones records, the sound quality could have been a lot better. As far as RBCDs are concerned, I have the 1994 Virgin CD, the original CBS, the Austrian CBS, and a japanese version, an overall the CD version I prefer is the Austrian CBS.

As far as high resolution discs are concerned, I have the SHM SACD and this new BluRay. The BluRay sounds very similar to the SHM SACD - if you have the SACD, I would recommend buying the BluRay only if you want to rip it.

The only problem with the BluRay is the fact that many if the songs are truncated - the last 5 seconds or so are missing! As ant Stones fan knows, many of their songs really jam as they fade out - for example, You Can't Always Get What You Want on Let It Bleed has a fantastic jam as the songs fades out. I know Exile very well, it is one of my favorite albums, and having the songs end early makes it difficult to really enjoy this recording. Why did they do this?!?!

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