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Thursday, Dec 9, 2010
George Harrison: All Things Must Pass (Limited Edition 3 LP Box)

George Harrison could only be kept quiet for so long. By the end of the Beatles’ run, the unassuming lead guitarist had blossomed into a songwriting force of nature, contributing some of the best compositions to latter-day Beatles LPs, including “While My Guitar Gently Weeps”, “Something”, and “Here Comes the Sun”. He was also incredibly prolific, stockpiling upwards of 30 songs by the time the Beatles called it a day in 1970.


Instead of releasing this high-quality material gradually, George decided to go all out, resulting in the world’s first-ever triple album, his magnificent 1970 solo debut, All Things Must Pass. Easily one of the best Beatles solo albums (if not the best), All Things Must Pass is now reissued for Record Store Day’s “Black Friday” sale (November 26). Co-produced by Harrison and Phil Spector, the album features perhaps the most grandiose application of Spector’s “wall-of-sound”. The deluxe, three LP reissue features faithfully replicated album art and packaging and features some of Harrison’s greatest songs, including “What is Life” and the number-one smash “My Sweet Lord”.


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Wednesday, Dec 8, 2010
Band on the Run (Deluxe Edition - 3CD+1DVD Combo) [$99.98]

Most would agree that Band on the Run is Paul McCartney’s best solo album. Originally released in 1973, it contains some of the biggest hits of the Cute One’s career, including “Jet”, as well as celebrated album cuts like “Let Me Roll It” and “Bluebird”. Now you can experience the album all over again but better: in remastered sound. This is a four-disc (three CDs, one DVD) deluxe edition which includes a 120-page hard bound book, an audio documentary, and vintage music videos. Sweet!


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Monday, Dec 6, 2010
Station to Station [Special Edition] (3CD) [$34.98]

True Bowie diehards will tell you 1976’s Station to Station is one of his greatest accomplishments. Drawing upon his role in Nicolas Roeg’s The Man Who Fell to Earth, Bowie inhabits his last great character, the Thin White Duke, crafting an album equal parts European and American, bridging the gap between the plastic soul period of Young American and his move to Berlin the following year.


This gargantuan box set features five CDs, three LPs and one DVD, including single edits of “Golden Years” and a rare French single version of “Station to Station”, as well as his much sought-after concert performance at Nassau Coleseum in 1976.


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Friday, Dec 3, 2010
The 25th Anniversary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Concerts [$39.99]

On October 29th and 30th, 2009, rock ‘n’ roll royalty assembled for the 25th anniversary of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Filmed at Madison Square Garden, this historic series of concerts featured once in a lifetime collaborations between a wide range of artists, including John Fogerty and Bruce Springsteen crooning “Oh, Pretty Woman”, and Mick Jagger and Fergie belting out a blistering version of “Gimme Shelter”. Originally airing on HBO last November, this special event scored five Emmy nominations, and includes bonus performances not seen on TV. It will blow your mind.



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Monday, Nov 29, 2010
Frank Sinatra: Concert Collection [$78.98]

The Chairman of the Board may have left the building, but you can relive all of his greatest moments on stage with the Frank Sinatra: Concert Collection. Ranging from the ‘50s through the ‘80s, including 14 hours of footage spread over seven discs, this collection features the best of his celebrated concerts and star-studded television specials, plus rare and previously unreleased performances. You also get a 44-page book featuring rare photographs and notes by Sinatra scholar Bill Zehme.


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