Sir Elton John is gearing up for the next release in his catalog reissue series.The next one is a 50th anniversary edition of ‘Honky Chateau’ from 1972.
The album was released in May of 1972. It was Elton’s fifth album and features "Rocket Man (I Think It’s Going To Be A Long, Long Time)," "Honky Cat," and "Mona Lisas and Mad Hatters."
The album was named after the 18th century Château d'Herouville outside Paris where it was recorded. The release will be available on vinyl with the original album and demos from the original session tapes of 8 of the album's 10 tracks. The CD will also feature 8 of the songs recorded in concert at London's Royal Festival Hall on February 5th, 1972.
Fans can expect the reissue on March 24th.
[Source: Classic Hits Today]