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David Bowie / New box set: ‘Loving The Alien’ / 15LP or 11CD packages in Oct

80s albums remastered • 2018 version of ‘Never Let Me Down’ • Selection of key remixes • Two live albums • ‘Recall 4’ features singles/B-sides 

For the fourth year in succession, Parlophone Records will release a major box set that summarises an era in the musical life of David Bowie. This October, Loving The Alien (1983-1988) will feature Bowie’s three solo albums from the period in question, and offer fans plenty of extra content, including a ‘new production’ of 1987’s Never Let Me Down, the first audio release of the Serious Moonlight Tour and a remix album.
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Superb DEALS for CD lovers

Sick of all this vinyl? Let’s hear it for the humble CD! So while ‘Prime Day’ was a little bit ‘meh’, Amazon in German now have a better-than-it-looks 3 items for €25 CD promotion, which, if you shop carefully, can reward you with some great multi-disc sets for a bargain price.
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Deal alert / The Band: Music From Big Pink super deluxe edition box set

Great price right now in the USA for the forthcoming The Band Music From Big Pink super deluxe edition box set.
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Phil Collins / Plays Well With Others

4CD box set of work Collins has undertaken with other artists

This September, Rhino are to release a new four-CD box set that shines a light on the collaborative work of Phil Collins. Plays Well With Others features an incredibly broad array of music from a diverse range of artists including Brian Eno, John Cale, Eric Clapton, Tears For Fears, Howard Jones, Paul McCartney, Adam Ant and more.
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A Foot In The Door: The Best Of Pink Floyd to be issued on double vinyl

Newly mastered • First time on vinyl • Slightly amended artwork

Pink Floyd‘s A Foot In The Door compilation – first released in late 2011 as part of the Why Pink Floyd? reissue campaign – is to be released on vinyl for the first time in September.
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SDEtv / The Feeling: Twelve Stops And Home unboxing video

SDE explores the recent reissue of The Feeling‘s Twelve Stops And Home album. Watch the unboxing video…
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Ramones / Road to Ruin super deluxe

3CD+LP • New stereo mix • Unreleased outtakes & live

Rhino will issue a four-disc 40th anniversary deluxe edition of the Ramones fourth studio album Road To Ruin.
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Tom Petty vinyl set available in the UK

The recently announced Tom Petty anthology An American Treasure is available in a number of different physical configurations, but fans outside the USA and Canada haven’t had the opportunity to pre-order the 6LP vinyl package, until now…
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Soft Cell / Keychains and Snowstorms

Soft Cell‘s forthcoming box set Keychains and Snowstorms is released in early September and this new image reveals a little more of the design.
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Bad Manners / The Albums 1980 – 1985

5CD set • Five albums with many bonus tracks

Next month, Cherry Red will release The Albums 1980-1985 a new five-disc box set featuring the music of British Two Tone/Ska band Bad Manners.
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Deals

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Prime Day Deals

Deals continue today…

Amazon’s annual ‘Prime Day’ was technically yesterday, but many deals on physical music are still in place today for you to take advantage of. These include sets by The Beatles, Bob Dylan, U2, R.E.M., Metallica, The Verve and more. Of course, the ‘rules’ are that you must be a Prime member in the country where you are purchasing, so for example being a Prime member in the UK will not get you a Prime Day deal in Germany. But you do have the option of starting a membership and then cancelling before the free trial period is finished.
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Out This Week / on 20 July 2018

Public Image Limited / The Public Image Is Rotten (Songs From The Heart)

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Curiosity Killed The Cat / Misfits: The Mercury Years 1986-1990

Pre-order an exclusive SIGNED edition of the new SDE-curated box

Misfits: The Mercury Years 1986-1990 is a new four-CD box set featuring eighties British pop band Curiosity Killed The Cat. Two and a half years in the making, this set has been compiled by SDE Editor Paul Sinclair and has been put together with the cooperation of the band. It will be released in September.
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SDEtv / Black Sabbath: Supersonic Years unboxing video

SDE explores Supersonic Years the recent Black Sabbath seven-inch singles box set. Watch the unboxing video…

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Deals

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This Week’s Box Set and Reissue Deals

UK: Otis Redding / The Definitive Studio Album Collection 7LP – £56


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Competition

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Five Star / Competition Winner!

Congratulations to SDE reader Martin Power who was randomly selected as the winner of the Five Star competition. Martin wins a copy of the Luxury: The Definitive Anthology 1984-1991 which is released today.
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Paul Simon / In The Blue Light

Paul Simon will release his 14th studio album, In The Blue Light, in September.

Produced by Simon and the legendary Roy Halee, the album sees the musician and songwriter revisit and rework personal favourites from his own back catalogue.
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Tom Petty / An American Treasure

Rare and unreleased Tom Petty • 4CD deluxe • 6LP vinyl

An American Treasure is a new box set that features rare and previously unreleased songs from Tom Petty.
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Paul Weller / True Meanings

Paul Weller will release a new album, True Meanings in September.

The 14-track album is the 26th solo long-player of his career and is described as incorporating “lush orchestration” that contains a “dreamy, peaceful, pastoral set of songs”.
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Dimitri from Paris presents… Le Chic Remix / new two-CD set

Remixes of classic tracks produced by Nile Rodgers and Bernard Edwards

Dimitri From Paris Presents Le Chic Remix is a new two-CD set featuring reworks of Chic, Sister Sledge and other artists produced by Nile Rodgers and Bernard Edwards.
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