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Brian Eno / Half-speed mastered vinyl

Universal/Virgin EMI are to issue audiophile two-LP half-speed vinyl mastered editions of four classic Brian Eno albums.
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Demon serve up second helpings of Blancmange with more Blanc Tapes

After the limited run of 500 signed Blancmange Blanc Tapes box sets sold out in a matter of hours, Demon Music have been under some pressure by fans to produce some more. With label and band management delighted at the overwhelmingly positive response, they’ve relented and some more are now available to pre-order, but read on for important details…
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Eric Stewart / 10cc: Anthology – 2CD set

Cherry Red will issue a new Eric Stewart/10cc Anthology next month.
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Carole King: Tapestry: Live at Hyde Park

Sony’s Legacy Recordings is to release Tapestry: Live at Hyde Park, a CD+DVD combo package of Carole King‘s concert in London’s Hyde Park last summer, that saw the legendary singer-songwriter perform her classic Tapestry album in full.
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John Foxx with Harold Budd / Limited edition 3LP box set with signed print

Rare opportunity to get a signed John Foxx box set

A triple vinyl box set featuring a trio of collaborations between former Ultravox frontman John Foxx and ambient/avant garde music composer Harold Budd, will be issued in September.
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Lindsey Buckingham / Christine McVie: new album examined track by track

Out last week, was Lindsey Buckingham / Christine McVie, the new album by Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie. Despite the clumsy title with Mick Fleetwood on drums/percussion and John McVie taking care of bass duties, it’s hard to think of this album as anything other than a Fleetwood Mac studio album, minus Stevie Nicks. But if we do that will our expectations be too high? SDE takes a look at the album, track-by-track…
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Boney M / Complete: 9LP vinyl box

In July, Sony will issue Boney M. Complete, a new nine-LP vinyl box that brings together all the studio albums from the massively popular band.
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Catalogue: 1985-2012 / Pet Shop Boys reissues with ‘Further Listening’ discs


‘Catalogue’ reissue series starts with Nightlife, Release and Fundamental

Three of the long anticipated Pet Shop Boys reissues will finally emerge next month as Parlophone reissue multi-disc ‘Further Listening’ editions of the albums Nightlife, Release and Fundamental. These effectively kick off a year of reissues under the ‘Catalogue: 1985-2012’ banner.
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Deal alert / Bruce Springsteen: Ties That Bind: River Collection 4CD + 2x blu-ray

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Superb price for the 4CD+ 2 x blu-ray edition of Bruce Springsteen‘s excellent The Ties That Bind: The River Collection, which was released at the end of 2015.
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Pet Shop Boys / vinyl reissues

As well as the three deluxe ‘Further Listening’ reissues, the Pet Shop Boys will issue 2017 remastered versions of Nightlife, Release and Fundamental on vinyl LP.
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Radiohead’s OK Computer box set is no longer exclusive to the band’s store

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Radiohead‘s forthcoming OK Computer box set – which was presumed to be exclusive to the band’s store – is now quite widely available.
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Universal break open Free vinyl box

The albums in last year‘s Free Vinyl Collection box set will be available separately in September.

The box featured the six studio albums issued on Island Records, newly remastered by Andy Pearce.  The set also included the 1971 live album Free Live!
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Out This Week / on 16 June 2017

David Bowie / Cracked Actor (Live in Los Angeles) 2CD set

This two-CD edition of the Record Store Day vinyl release of David Bowie‘s Cracked Actor (Live in Los Angeles ’74) is a simply a ‘must have’ purchase for any Bowie fan. Especially since Parlophone have said the vinyl will stay exclusive to RSD. Read more
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Saturday Deluxe / 10 June 2017

Yesterday evening I was fortunate enough to attend an ‘official fan playback’ of Steven Wilson‘s forthcoming album To The Bone. 
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Deal alert / David Bowie: Changesonebowie vinyl

Cracking deal this morning for last year’s vinyl reissue of the classic David Bowie Changesonebowie compilation.
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Elvis / A Boy From Tupelo: The Complete 1953-1955 Recordings / 3CD set

Sony’s Legacy Recordings are to issue Elvis Presley A Boy From Tupelo: The Complete 1953-1955 Recordings, a three-CD deluxe set that includes “every known Elvis Presley Sun Records master and outtake”, radio sessions and other related rarities.
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Anniversary SDE T-shirt now available


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To mark six years of SDE, and the start of summer 2017, we’ve produced a limited quantity of a new SuperDeluxeEdition T-shirt.
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Ramones / Leave Home: four-disc 40th anniversary super deluxe edition

Rhino will issue a super deluxe edition of the Ramones 1977 album Leave Home next month, which, as with last year’s reissue of the band’s self-titled debut, will offer rare and unreleased content across three CDs and a vinyl LP.
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Blancmange / The Blanc Tapes: limited edition 9CD box set with signed print

500 copies only, complete with signed print

The Blanc Tapes is a new Blancmange nine-CD box set that contains expanded three-disc editions of the albums Happy Families, Mange Tout and Believe You Me – all of which contain previously unreleased demos, remixes and BBC sessions.
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Prince / Purple Rain expanded edition

Here’s a new image of the Prince Purple Rain expanded edition which is due out in just over two weeks.
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