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The Kinks / Arthur (Or the Decline and Fall of the British Empire) super deluxe

The Kinks‘ 1969 album Arthur (Or The Decline And Fall Of The British Empire) is to be reissued as a 50th anniversary super deluxe edition box set in October.
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Prince 1999 vinyl sets will now come with download cards for digital audio

The Prince Estate have had a change of heart and will now supply all three vinyl variants of the forthcoming 1999 reissue with download cards.
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Bob Dylan ft. Johnny Cash / Travelin’ Thru 1967-69: Bootleg Series 15

Sony’s Legacy Recordings continues the long running Bob Dylan ‘Bootleg Series’ as they announce Travelin’ Thru 1967-1969: The Bootleg Series vol 15 which revisits Dylan’s musical journeys to Nashville from 1967-1969, focusing on previously unavailable recordings made with Johnny Cash and unreleased tracks from the John Wesley HardingNashville Skyline, and Self Portrait sessions.
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Suede / Head Music 20th anniversary deluxe 4CD+DVD edition

4CD+DVD set includes unheard demos • Signed set sold out

Suede‘s 1999 album Head Music will be reissued as a five-disc 4CD+DVD set in November.
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Moloko / Things To Make And Do / Limited edition 2LP coloured vinyl

Music on Vinyl continue with their Moloko vinyl reissue campaign with a pink vinyl re-release of Things To Make And Do.
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Shakespears Sister / Ride Again

New EP from the reunited Stay hitmakers

Shakespears Sister continue their general ‘we’re back’ activities with the announcement of a brand new EP.
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Competition

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Oasis / Competition Winner

Congratulations to Stuart Plummer who has been randomly selected as the winner of the Oasis vinyl bundle!
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Out This Week / on 20 September 2019

Midge Ure / Soundtrack 1978-2019 / 2CD+DVD anthology


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Cars lead singer Ric Ocasek dead at 75

The Cars‘ frontman Ric Ocasek has died at 75.
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Features

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Saturday Deluxe / 14 September 2019

Too Much Information? Not from Kate Bush…

In 1993, way before the internet had entered people’s lives, Duran Duran sang of ‘Too Much Information’. The song (from ‘The Wedding Album’) was basically about the commercialisation of TV and mainstream media (“The pressure’s on the screen to sell you things that you don’t need”).

Twenty six years later and those days seem almost quaint compared to today. Now it really is a case of information overload, especially when it comes to new music releases and reissues. You have bands or artists in direct control of their Twitter, Facebook and Instagram feeds, then another layer of record company, PR and management promotion, plus every interview they do with any media outlet is promoted ad infinitum.
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Everything But The Girl / Walking Wounded half-speed mastered vinyl

Duo’s nineties best-seller comes back to vinyl

Good news boppers, it looks like the online petitions and general haranguing have paid off, for Everything But The Girl have finally confirmed the vinyl reissue of their 1996 long player Walking Wounded.
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Paul Young / No Parlez limited edition signed coloured vinyl pressing

Paul Young‘s classic debut No Parlez is to be reissued as a limited edition coloured vinyl pressing in October, with SIGNED copies exclusively available via the SDE shop.
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The Who announce a new album ‘WHO’

Rock legends The Who will release ‘WHO’ their first studio album in thirteen years, this November.
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Interview

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Prince archivist Michael Howe talks SDE through ‘1999’ bonus material

The official ‘vault’ archivist offers some insight into the unheard songs

Warner Music’s recently announced reissue of Princes album 1999 has sparked massive interest in the 35 previously unreleased bonus tracks. SDE spoke to Prince ‘vault’ archivist Michael Howe, who helped to put this set together in conjunction with the Prince Estate and the record label, and asked him about some of this unheard material…
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Prince / 1999 super deluxe reissue offers a wealth of unreleased material

Six physical formats • 5CD+DVD super deluxe • 10LP+DVD vinyl box • two CDs or 4LPs worth of unreleased ‘vault’ tracks • Live material

Warner Records will reissue Prince‘s fifth studio album 1999 in November across six different physical formats, including a 5CD+DVD super deluxe and 10LP+DVD set, both of which feature 35 previously unreleased audio tracks.
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The Rolling Stones / Let It Bleed 50th anniversary deluxe box

This November, ABKCO are set to reissue The Rolling Stones‘ 1969 album Let It Bleed as a 50th anniversary box set.
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Rick Astley / New greatest hits ‘The Best of Me’ / pre-order a signed CD

2LP blue vinyl also available

1980s pop star Rick Astley releases a new greatest hits ‘The Best Of Me’ in October and you can secure a signed CD edition right now.
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Gene Clark / ‘No Other’ deluxe box set

LP + 3 x SACD + blu-ray + 7″ single + hardcover book

American singer-songwriter and Byrds founding member Gene Clark’s 1974 solo album No Other is to be reissued by 4AD in November as a lavish box set which features no fewer than three SACDs, a blu-ray and an 80-page hardcover book!
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Muse / Origin of Muse box set

Showbiz and Origins of Symmetry remastered • Unreleased demos • B-sides • Early EPs • Live performances • 13-disc box features 9 CDs & 4LPs

Muse will release a massive vinyl/CD box set called Origin of Muse in November. This package will chronicle the band’s earliest days through to their breakthrough album Origin Of Symmetry.
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Transvision Vamp / I Want Your Love 6CD+DVD deluxe set with signed print

Limited edition signed by Wendy JamesTrio of albums on CD with three further discs of remixes • Promo videos on DVD for the first time

In October Edsel will issue I Want Your Love a new 6CD+DVD deluxe Transvision Vamp box set that is available with a signed Wendy James print for early pre-orderers.
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