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  • ‘MC5 Total Assault’ Box Set Coming in September

    ‘MC5 Total Assault’ Box Set Coming in September

    MC5 is one of the most underrated rock bands of all time, and their debut album Kick Out the Jams is yet another member of the 2018 50th Anniversary Club. To commemorate the occasion, we’re getting a comprehensive box set of the band’s (unfortunately not very prolific) recorded outfit, entitled MC5 Total Assault. If you’re not familiar with […]

  • ‘The Beatles’ 50th Anniversary Edition on the Way

    ‘The Beatles’ 50th Anniversary Edition on the Way

    In a recent interview with DIY, Beatle Paul McCartney confirmed what many Beatles fans had already assumed was on the way: A special, 50th anniversary edition of The Beatles, better known to the general public as “The White Album.” And good news, folks — according to Paul, it’s “really good”:  “It’s all in place. I’ve just got […]

  • ‘This is Trojan 50’ Box Set Coming from Trojan Records

    ‘This is Trojan 50’ Box Set Coming from Trojan Records

    Everyone owns at least one album of Jamaican music, and unless you’ve passed beyond that level there’s a good chance it’s Legend by Bob Marley. But there’s a whole exciting world out there, and UK imprint Trojan Records is one of the best companies to introducing listeners to that world. Now, the label is celebrating 50 years […]

  • ‘The George Carlin Commemorative Collection’ Box Set Coming Soon

    ‘The George Carlin Commemorative Collection’ Box Set Coming Soon

    George Carlin died ten years ago, and these days it’s pretty tempting to say we could use him with us still. I don’t know about that, but I do that The George Carlin Commemorative Collection is coming next month, and it’s likely to be the next best thing. Carlin’s daughter Kelly helped put the set together, and she […]

  • ‘Appetite for Destruction: Locked N’ Loaded’ $1000 Box Set (Video)

    ‘Appetite for Destruction: Locked N’ Loaded’ $1000 Box Set (Video)

    Maybe you consider yourself a fan of pioneering rock band Guns N’ Roses, despite all the trials and tribulations that such fans have had to endure over the last couple decades. But even then, it’s statistically unlikely that you’re enough of a fan to plunk down nearly a thousand dollars on the new Appetite for Destruction: […]

  • ‘The Rolling Stones Studio Albums Vinyl Collection 1971-2016’ (Video)

    ‘The Rolling Stones Studio Albums Vinyl Collection 1971-2016’ (Video)

    The Rolling Stones, as a b(r)and, have probably released more disgustingly overstuffed box sets than any other act. And as is usually the case, they aren’t done, having recently announced a giant vinyl box set covering the latter portion of their recorded output. It’s entitled, simply The Rolling Stones Studio Albums Vinyl Collection 1971-2016. It’s a deluxe […]