Mando Diao release world’s first pop album in Auro-3D® immersive sound

‘Aelita’ to be released in ground-breaking new format for Pure Audio Blu-ray™ and Auro-HeadPhones™

Mol, Belgium, August 8th 2014 – Mando Diao’s seventh album, Aelita, is the first ever popular music album to be released in Auro-3D® sound, alongside Stereo and 5.1 mixes. This revolutionary format is the next generation in audio, marking an exciting leap forward from standard Stereo and Surround sound by adding the missing “Height” dimension around the audience, surrounding the listener in a cocoon of sound and creating a natural 3D listening experience.

Mando DiaoThe extra mixes can be heard on the band’s Pure Audio disc, which can be played back via Blu-ray™, or via the Auro-HeadPhones™ mix of the album, available via the iTunes store for immersive playback over any standard headphones. Until recently, this innovative format had only been available in professional digital cinema, but now the Auro-3D® format has been used to natively mix new music to give the listener the most immersive, life-like sound possible, creating a higher emotional experience. (more…)