The Cars, Panorama, Limited Edition, Blue Vinyl, LP, Remastered, Elektra, 2022

Limited 140 gram blue vinyl remastered pressing of this record by The Cars originally released in August, 1980. Panorama is The Cars’ third album. It hit #3 on the U.S. Billboard top 200 chart and the single “Touch and Go” reached #37 on the Billboard hot 100 chart. Panorama is a pure fan favorite. This expanded edition builds on the original album’s 10 songs with four bonus tracks. They include the B-side “Don’t Go To Pieces,” as well as unreleased songs like “Shooting For You,” and “Be My Baby.” Digital remastering was supervised by Ric Ocasek and the album’s liner notes were written by David Wild, along with reminiscences from keyboardist Greg Hawkes.