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This Week’s Box Set and Reissue Deals

UK: Doobie Brothers / Quadio box set – £49 £57

Great price for the blu-ray audio box with original quad mixes of all four albums (Toulouse Street, The Captain & MeWhat Were Once Vices Are Now Habits, and Stampede) and hi-res stereo. This was £65 back in November! Be aware that these ‘Quadio’ boxes always go out-of-print.


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Out This Week / on 22 January 2021

Coloured vinyl reissue of David Bowie’s Station to Station for 45th anniversary


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Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story By Martin Scorsese

Scorsese’s 2019 documentary comes to home video

Criterion will issue a special edition blu-ray of Martin Scorsese’s documentary about Bob Dylan‘s Rolling Thunder Revue tour of 1975.
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INXS manager, Chris Murphy, dies at 66

Chris Murphy (above, right) with UMG CEO Lucian Grainge

Chris Murphy, manager of INXS has died aged 66.
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Neil Young and Crazy Horse / Way Down in the Rust Bucket

New live album • 4LP • 2CD • Box set with DVD

Way Down in the Rust Bucket is a new Neil Young and Crazy Horse live album issued under Young’s long-running ‘Performance Series’ banner.
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Sting offers a digital-only expanded edition of The Soul Cages

Digital ‘deluxe’ confirms Sting’s lack of interest in physical reissues

An expanded edition of Sting‘s 1991 album The Soul Cages has been released digitally and on streaming services.
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Craft Recordings launch audiophile vinyl series with John Coltrane’s Lush Life

One step lacquer process • Limited edition vinyl • Deluxe packaging

Craft Recordings are launching a new curated audiophile collection under the banner ‘Small Batch’, with a view to creating the highest quality vinyl reissues of legendary recordings. The inaugural release for this series will be John Coltrane‘s 1961 album Lush Life.
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This Week’s Box Set and Reissue Deals

UK: Prince / Sign O’ The Times 13LP+DVD super deluxe – £180 £243

Lowest price to date for the extravagant vinyl super deluxe of Prince‘s 1987 album.


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Japan / Quiet Life box set

1979 album remastered and expanded for new deluxe box set

In March, BMG will reissue Japan‘s third album, Quiet Life, across a number of formats, including a deluxe box set.
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Lana Del Rey / Chemtrails Over The Country Club

New studio album • Coloured vinyl exclusives • CD box

Lana Del Rey will release a new album, Chemtrails Over The Country Club, in March.
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The Doors / ’13’ reissued on vinyl

1970 compilation back in print 

Rhino are reissuing The Doors‘ compilation album 13 later this month.
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Essential 10cc / 3CD set

Generous 3CD set at a great price

UMC will issue Essential 10cc on their budget Spectrum Music imprint next month. The three-CD set brings together an impression 54 tracks.
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Out This Week / on 15 January 2021

What are the bonus tracks like on the Japanese CD edition of McCartney III?


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SDE Reissue Preview for 2021

Welcome to SDE’s now traditional peek into the future as far as physical music reissues and box sets are concerned. 

The usual provisos apply. This post will start off with things we know about – confirmed releases for the early part of 2021 – and then morph slowly into a smorgasbord of educated guesses, speculation, conjecture, near certainties and perhaps even a bit of wishful thinking. Enjoy!
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Whitesnake / The Blues Album

‘Revisited, remixed and remastered’ tracks • Coloured vinyl & CD

Whitesnake celebrate ‘the blues’ with a new collection (on CD and coloured vinyl) that features remixed and remastered versions of the group’s best blues-rock songs.
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The Black Crowes / Shake Your Money Maker 30th anniversary reissue

4LP and 3CD super deluxe editions

The Black Crowes‘ debut, 1990’s The Black Crowes Present: Shake Your Money Maker, will be reissued next month for its 30th anniversary through UMe/American Recordings.
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Gary Numan / Intruder

Exclusive coloured vinyl, picture discs and more

Gary Numan will release a new album, Intruder, in May.
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Duran Duran cover Bowie’s Five Years

New music from Duran Duran

On what would have been David Bowie‘s 74th birthday, Duran Duran have recorded a cover of ‘Five Years’, which is of course the first track from David’s 1972 album The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars.
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PJ Harvey / Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea reissued

The reissue campaign continues

PJ Harvey‘s Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea album will be reissued on vinyl next month, along with ‘demos’ editions available on CD and vinyl.
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Nancy Sinatra/ Start Walkin’ 1965-1976

Newly-remastered collection on vinyl and CD

US label Light In The Attic Records has announced a year-long Nancy Sinatra reissue campaign, starting with a new compilation album, Nancy Sinatra: Start Walkin’ 1965-1976, which will be released next month.
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