From Smashing Pumpkins to the Rolling Stones…here are the 19 Best music box sets that make great Christmas Gifts for Music Lovers..
It’s getting closer to Christmas….are you still searching for the perfect Christmas gifts for your Music loving spouse, mate or best friend?
Well I’ve poured over Amazon and found the best music box sets of 2012 that will guarantee manic joy for that special someone. Or just grab one of these goodies for yourself. Your secret is safe with me.
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1. ‘Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness’-Deluxe Edition
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Billy Corgan continues his impressive reissues series with this deluxe remaster of their 1995 double album. You can get the cd set which features 5 cd’s, including the remastered original album, a concert DVD, and 64 previously unreleased songs. Or you can get the 4 LP vinyl set.
Included in both sets are 2 books of artwork, notes and a decoupage kit full of album artwork. A must for Smashing Pumpkins addicts (can you guess that I’m one of them?). (They might also enjoy their latest album ‘Oceania’.)
2. Roxy Music-Complete Studio Recordings
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3. Sugar-A Box of Sugar
4. Soundgarden-5 Classic Albums
5. The Beatles Stereo Vinyl Box Set [Box Set]
6. The Rolling Stones ‘Charlie is my Darling’ – Ireland 1965 (2012)
7. The Rolling Stones: “GRRR!” Greatest Hits-Super Deluxe 5 CD Box Set
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This greatest hits collection comes in several different formats. (a) 50 Track, 3CD album version with a 24-page booklet.(b) 50 Track, 3 CD Deluxe Edition with a 36 page book and 5 collectible postcards. And the big one: the Super Deluxe 5 CD Box Set which has 80 tracks of music, 7″ vinyl, a hardback book, poster and postcards in a huge display box. If it sounds like overkill, just realize it covers everything from 1963-present.
8. Best Of James Bond 50th Anniversary (2 CD Set)
9. Rush 2112 Super Deluxe Edition.
10. Blur-Box Set
11. The English Beat-The Complete Beat
12. Johnny Cash: The Complete Columbia Album Collection
13. Rage Against the Machine – XX (20th Anniversary Edition Deluxe Box Set)
14. Peter Gabriel’s “So” (25th Anniversary Immersion Box)
15. The Velvet Underground & Nico 45th Anniversary Deluxe Set
These art-rock legends get the deluxe reissue treatment with 4 remastered albums plus 2 discs of demos and live peformances.
16. The Sex Pistols-Never Mind The Bollocks 35th Anniversary Deluxe Edition
The seminal punk album sounds the best it ever has thanks to a new remaster from master tapes that were thought lost forever, but recently discovered. Also included are rare demos, outtakes, 7’inches and reproduced vintage promo materials.
17. Queen 40 Limited Edition Collector’s Box Set
18. Hitchcock-The Essential Collection
19. John Carpenter’s ‘The Fog’ (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) [Expanded Edition]
So that wraps up Christmas Gifts: Best Music Box Sets of 2012.