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Out This Week / on 4 December 2015

Bruce Springsteen / The Ties That Bind: The River Collection (box)

Springsteen’s 1980 album The River (featuring the hit Hungry Heart) is expanded to four CDs and two or three video discs depending on whether you opt for blu-ray or DVD. 148-page hardcover book, also included. Read more


Fleetwood Mac / Tusk / 8-disc super deluxe edition box set

Fleetwood Mac / Tusk Deluxe

A serious examination of Fleetwood Mac‘s Rumours follow-up, Tusk.  As well as a complete alternate version of the album (culled from mainly unreleased session outtakes) we get two CDs of unheard live material and a DVD with a 5.1 mix. Read more


Beatles / 1 gatefold double vinyl with brand new stereo remixes

The Beatles / 1  (2LP vinyl)

This double vinyl set completes the formats of the recently reissued 1 album. As with the CD edition this uses the new Giles Martin stereo remixes and comes with poster and four large art cards. Read more


Them / The Complete Them 1964-1967 / 3CD box set / Van Morrison

Them / The Complete Them (3CD)

The Complete Them is probably the last word on Van Morrison‘s early band. 45 studio and live tracks from the Belfast group, plus a CD of unreleased demos, sessions and rarities.  Read more


The Beach Boys Party! Uncovered and Unplugged 2CD reissue

Beach Boys / Beach Boys’ Party Uncovered and Unplugged

The overdubbed party sounds have been stripped away and 1965’s 12-track album Beach Boys becomes an 81-track two-CD deluxe set! . Read more


Simple Minds / Once Upon A Time six-disc super deluxe edition box

Simple Minds / Once Upon A Time (super deluxe)

Universal Music reissue Simple Minds‘ 1985 album as a six-disc super deluxe edition box set with hi-res 5.1 mix, unreleased remixes, live material and more. Read more


The Allman Brothers Band / Idlewild deluxe

The Allman Brothers Band‘s 1970 album expanded across three CDs including Live at Ludlow Garage 1970 and a 5.1 surround sound version of the album on blu-ray audio.  Read more


Roy Orbison / One of the Lonely Ones / lost album

Roy Orbison / One of the Lonely Ones

Roy Orbison‘s son Alex told SDE that ‘lost’ album One Of The Lonely Ones is “truly a studio album, not just a collection of unreleased material. When we went back to look at the logbooks, there were 17 or 18 songs recorded over the period between January and August 1969 to choose from”. More from this interview soon. Read more


Say I'm Your Number One: Stock Aitken Waterman – The Singles Box

Stock Aitken Waterman / Say I’m Your Number One (31CD box) 

Massive 31-disc ‘various artists’ box with one thing in common; they were all produced by Stock Aitken Waterman. Remix heaven or hell depending on your viewpoint. Read more


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Cream / 1967-1970 seven-inch box

Ten Cream seven-inch singles (original mono versions) reproduced on ‘dinked’ vinyl in a rigid, matt-laminated ‘lid-and-tray’ box. Read more


The End / From Beginning to End / 4CD career spanning box

The End / From Beginning  To End (4CD box)

Clamshell box set featuring virtually everything released by overlooked Sixties’ psychedelic group The End Read more


Rammstein / XXI / 14LP vinyl box set

Rammstein / XXI The Vinyl box set

Massive and expensive 14LP box set from the German industrialists gathers albums and a unique rarities 2LP set that includes non-album material including a unreleased version of the song Los Read more


Roy Orbison / The MGM Years 1965-1973 box

Roy Orbison / The MGM Years 1965-1973

As well as the One of the Lonely Ones ‘lost’ album, Universal are issuing an extensive and lovingly researched Roy Orbison MGM Years box on vinyl and CD. Read more


Bryan Ferry / Avonmore limited edition deluxe set

Bryan Ferry / Avonmore (deluxe edition)

New deluxe edition of Bryan Ferry‘s 2015 album. This delivers 2LP + 3CD + DVD + book and features heavyweight white vinyl. Read more

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One response to Out This Week / on 4 December 2015

  1. Steve johnson says:

    Paul thanks for the many excellent links you put up.
    Would you be so kind as to place a link to the physical album charts as I seem to go round in circles trying to find them

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