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Sugar / A Box of Sugar vinyl set

Sugar / A Box Of Sugar

Having succesfully reissued Sugar‘s albums on expanded CDs, Edsel now turn their attention to vinyl, with the release of a deluxe vinyl boxset containing the complete recordings made between 1992 and 1995 by the trio of Bob Mould (guitar, vocals), David Barbe (bass) and Malcolm Travis (drums).

The boxset marks the 20th anniversary of Copper Blue’s 1992 release, and all recordings have been remastered specifically for vinyl, from the original tapes by FU:EL engineer Jim Wilson. It will be released on 10 December 2012.

Contents:

  • • Vinyl replicas of all 3 studio albums with printed inner sleeves
  • • Double gatefold B-sides collection, incorporating their 1992 BBC radio session in full
  • • Double gatefold live album recorded in 1994
  • • Vinyl replica of their debut 7” on Bob Mould’s Single Only label
  • • First ever vinyl issues of ‘Besides’ and ‘The Joke Is Always On Us, Sometimes’
  • • 20 page book containing photos, rare memorabilia and candid interviews that tell the story of the band’s short but intensecareer in their own words.
  • • Eight pieces of vinyl total.

Sugar / A Box Of Sugar vinyl set

Track listings:

COPPER BLUE

Side 1

  • The Act We Act
  • A Good Idea
  • Changes
  • Helpless
  • Hoover Dam

Side 2

  • The Slim
  • If I Can’t Change Your Mind
  • Fortune Teller
  • Slick
  • Man on the Moon

BEASTER

Side 1

  • Come Around
  • Tilted
  • Judas Cradle

Side 2

  • JC Auto
  • Feeling Better
  • Walking Away

FILE UNDER: EASY LISTENING

Side 1

  • Gift
  • Company Book
  • Your Favorite Thing
  • What You Want It To Be
  • Gee Angel

Side 2

  • Panama City Motel
  • Can’t Help You Anymore
  • Granny Cool
  • Believe What You’re Saying
  • Explode And Make Up

BESIDES

Side 1

  • If I Can’t Change Your Mind (Solo Mix)
  • Try Again
  • Where Diamonds Are Halos
  • Armenia City In The Sky

Side 2

  • Clownmaster
  • Anyone
  • JC Auto
  • Believe What You’re Saying (Campfire Mix)
  • Mind Is An Island

Side 3

  • Frustration
  • Going Home
  • In The Eyes Of My Friends
  • And You Tell Me

Side 4

  • If I Can’t Change Your Mind (BBC Radio Session)
  • Hoover Dam (BBC Radio Session)
  • The Slim (BBC Radio Session)
  • Where Diamonds Are Halos (BBC Radio Session)

THE JOKE IS ALWAYS ON US, SOMETIMES
(live at First Avenue, Minneapolis 2nd November 1994)

Side 1

  • Gift
  • Company Book
  • Hoover Dam
  • After All The Roads Have Led To Nowhere

Side 2

  • Where Diamonds Are Halos
  • Slick
  • Going Home
  • Running Out Of Time
  • Frustration

Side 3

  • Changes
  • Can’t Help You Any More
  • Helpless
  • If I Can’t Change Your Mind
  • In The Eyes Of My Friends

Side 4

  • Clownmaster
  • Gee Angel
  • Explode And Make Up
  • The Slim

7″ Single

Helpless b/w Changes

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4 responses to Sugar / A Box of Sugar vinyl set

  1. richard says:

    Hooray, for once a decent UK price!

  2. richard says:

    Any idea how many will be produced?

  3. richard says:

    Just found out from Demon that they are doing 1500. Not a limited edition, just a run. Hmm, this is quite a lot for a niche band. I reckon collectibility might be compromised. I wonder if it might take 3 years to shift this amount.

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