Oasis reissues Be Here Now for its 25th anniversary

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July 14, 2022, 2:28 p.m. | Updated: July 14, 2022, 2:47 PM

Noel and Liam Gallagher in 1997.

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1997’s album Oasis is getting a deluxe reissue to mark its release a quarter of a century ago. Find out how to get your hands on it here.

be here now, Oasis’ 1997’s best-selling album, is getting a deluxe reissue for its 25th anniversary.

The Mancunian legends released their third album a quarter of a century ago on August 21, 1997 and to mark the occasion Big Brother Recordings are releasing a number of special formats of the disc.

To celebrate the new releases, which arrive Friday August 19th, a brand new lyric video for Do you know what I mean? (NG’s Rethinking 2016) was shared online.

The 25th anniversary edition of Be Here Now includes a silver double LP, plus a double disc and cassette available exclusively from the band’s online store, all with remastered sound.

Fans can pre-order formats and listen to the era-defining album here.

Be Here Now 25th Anniversary Edition Includes Silver Heavyweight Double LP

The 25th Anniversary Edition of Be Here Now includes a silver heavyweight double LP.

Photo: Press/Big Brother Recordings


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Be Here Now was produced by Owen Morris and Noel Gallagher and recorded at Abbey Road, Ridge Farm, Air, Master Rock and Orinoco studios between November 1996 and April 1997.

Along with the band’s third number one single, D’You Know What I Mean?, the album includes the ambitious 9-minute track Around the world more the timeless classic support me and sincere ballad Do not go.

The 25th anniversary edition of Be Here Now also comes as a stunning dual-picture disc

The 25th anniversary edition of Be Here Now also comes as a stunning dual-picture disc.

Photo: Press/Big Brother Recordings


Be Here Now sold 400,000 copies on its first day in the UK, with 663,400 sales in just three days.

The record was No. 1 in fifteen countries and remained at the top of the UK Albums Chart for four weeks.

To date, it has had the most album sales in its first seven days of release in UK Official Chart history and has sold over eight million copies worldwide.

You can also listen to the 25th anniversary reissue of Be Here Now in cassette form

You can also listen to the 25th anniversary reissue of Be Here Now in cassette form.

Photo: Press/Big Brother Recordings


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Watch the trailer for the 25th anniversary edition of Oasis Be Here Now.

See the Oasis – Be Here Now (25th Anniversary) tracklist:

A1. Do you know what I mean? (Remastered)

A2. My Loud Mouth (Remastered)

A3. Magic Pie (Remastered)

)B1. Stay By My Side (Remastered)

B2. I Hope, I Think, I Know (Remastered)

B3. The Girl in the Dirty Shirt (Remastered)

C1. Fade In-Out (Remastered)

C2. Don’t Go (Remastered)

C3. Be Here Now (Remastered)

D1. Around the World (Remastered)

D2. It’s Better (Dude!!) (Remastered)

D3. Around the World (Reprise) (Remastered)

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