Live Covers of Springsteen, Hendrix, the Beatles Highlight Rod Stewart Box SetThe collection will also features live takes on many of his most loved songs. Bonus: no "standards!"
The Clash Talk 'Soundsystem,' Being Wilder Than The Kinks And Scaring The WhoYounger music fans may be confused when presented with Sound System, the new Clash box set. That's because it comes in the shape of an old-school boombox, which, these days, is about quaint as a telegraph machine or a crankable record player. You can admire the exterior all you want (or not): what's actually in the box is the complete discography and then some, of one of the greatest and most influential rock groups of all time.
Robbie Robertson On The Band: 'I Hoped We Would Have A Timeless Quality'The Band has had a profound impact on some of the most relevant bands of today, including Wilco, My Morning Jacket, Ray LaMontagne and a little combo called Mumford & Sons. In fact, Mumford & Sons and Jim James of My Morning Jacket contribute to the liner notes of brand new Band 4 CD/1 DVD box set, Live At The Academy Of Music 1971, produced by Robertson.
Dead Heads Rejoice: Grateful Dead To Release 14 CD Box Set
ZZ Top To Release 'Complete Studio Albums' Box Set
What's In The Box? Peter Gabriel's 'So' 25th Anniversary Edition
What's In The Box? R.E.M. 'Document,' 25th Anniversary Deluxe Edition
What's In The Box? Michael Jackson's 'Bad, 25th Anniversary Edition'
What's In The Box? Paul McCartney 'RAM' Reissue
Every Vinyl Record: The Beatles Stereo Box SetNeed a last minute gift for the rock'n'roll fan in your life? Or do you just need to figure out what to spend that awesome gift card on? We're here to help, with rundowns of this year's best box sets.
Just In Time To Win Fleetwood Mac Tix: Band Will Reissue 'Rumours' 2013's shaping up to be a big year for Fleetwood Mac. The band has plans to release expanded and deluxe versions of their iconic 1977 album "Rumours," including unreleased session recordings and live performances in celebration of their 35th anniversary.
Beatles Vinyl To Be Released In Massive Box Set This FallFor the last three years, Abbey Road has been the top-selling vinyl album, so clearly there's still an audience interested in buying Beatles records in their original format. Or at least that's the thought behind a new 16-LP box set comprised of every Beatles album, the "Magical Mystery Tour" soundtrack and "Past Masters" rarities collections.