The deluxe, vinyl edition of LSXX by The Breeders will finally be available to buy from September 2nd.
Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Last Splash, this long-awaited, deluxe edition will include three LPs (Last Splash, live album The Stockholm Syndrome and an LP of demos, rare tracks and session takes) and four 10" EPs (Safari, Cannonball, Divine Hammer and Head to Toe), all housed in a beautiful box with the artwork having been reimagined by the original sleeve's designer, Vaughan Oliver. It also comes with an extensive booklet, charting the recording of the album and it's legacy twenty years on.
This set is being pressed only once and is likely to sell out quickly. This is your final chance to pre-order it before it goes on general sale.
LSXX, the 20th anniversary edition of Last Splash by The Breeders is released today as a deluxe 3CD boxset.
LSXX will be available as a limited-edition, seven-disc vinyl box set*, and a three-CD package. Many of the recordings included in the set have never been released before, and for other tracks, it will be the first time they receive a worldwide release. Cover and individual sleeve artwork has been created by renowned British graphic designer Vaughan Oliver, who described it as “an irreverent conceptual and visual re- imagining” of his original Last Splash artwork. Full tracklisting available here.
Details have been announced for LSXX, the 20th anniversary reissue of the Breeders' Platinum album, Last Splash, which will be released April 23, 2013 on 4AD.
LSXX will be available as a limited-edition, seven-disc vinyl box set, and a three-CD package. Many of the recordings included in the set have never been released before, and for other tracks, it will be the first time they receive a worldwide release. Cover and individual sleeve artwork has been created by renowned British...
The iconic Breeders line up that recorded the classic 1993 album Last Splash - Kim Deal, Kelley Deal, Josephine Wiggs and Jim Macpherson - have added four UK concert dates to their LSXX Anniversary World Tour. European dates for May and June are already announced. Tickets for their preview show at Brooklyn, NY's Bell House scheduled for March 29 sold out within two minutes of going on sale.
Kim, Kelley, Josephine, Jim, and Breeders' violinist Carrie Bradley...
Kim Deal, Kelley Deal, Josephine Wiggs, and Jim Macpherson played their first show together on Friday June 19, 1992, in a snooker hall behind Warrington Rugby Club in the north of England, near Manchester. Two days later they supported Nirvana in Dublin and Belfast, and then played at Glastonbury. Back in the US, after playing 27 sold-out shows that fall, they made their way to San Francisco to record Last Splash.
Released August 30, 1993, reviewers described Last Splash as "effervescent,"...