Velvet Underground's White Light/White Heat Set for 45th Anniversary Deluxe Edition Reissue

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To commemorate the 45th anniversary of The Velvet Underground’s sophomore album, White Light/White Heat, the album will get the deluxe treatment with a three-disc reissue due out on Dec. 2 via Universal Music Enterprises.

The deluxe edition will include 30 completely remastered stereo and mono releases along with bonus features such as additional tracks, alternate versions as well as unreleased outtakes.

In addition, the 45th anniversary edition of White Light/White Heat will feature the band’s last few studio sessions with founding member John Cale as well as never-before-seen footage of the Velvet Underground’s April 30, 1967 performance at the Gymnasium in New York that comes from Cale’s personal archives.

John Cale  and Lou Reed helped develop the track set for the reissue, which fans can begin to pre-order.

Check out the track list for each of three discs below.

Disc One:
White Light/White Heat (stereo version)
??1. White light/White Heat  
?2. The Gift?
3. Lady Godiva’s Operation ?
4. Here She Comes Now ?
5. I Heard Her Call My Name  
?6. Sister Ray  
?7. I Heard Her Call My Name (alternate take)?
8. Guess I’m Falling in Love (instrumental version)*?
9. Temptation Inside Your Heart (original mix)?
10. Stephanie Says (original mix)?
11. Hey Mr. Rain (version one)*?
12. Hey Mr. Rain (version two)*?
13. Beginning to See the Light (previously?unreleased early version)* 
*-New mixes

Disc Two
White Light/White Heat ?(mono version)?     ?
1. White Light/White Heat?
2. The Gift?
3. Lady Godiva’s Operation
?4. Here She Comes Now ?
5. I Heard Her Call My Name
6. Sister Ray?
7. White Light/White Heat (mono single mix)?
8. Here She Comes Now (mono single mix)?
9. The Gift (vocal version)?
10. The Gift (instrumental version)

Disc Three:
??Live at the Gymnasium,
?New York City, April 30, 1967??
1. Booker T. ?
2. I’m Not a Young Man Anymore*?
3. Guess I’m Falling in Love ?
4. I’m Waiting For the Man*?
5. Run Run Run*
?6. Sister Ray*?
7. The Gift*
*-Previously unreleased

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