It’s only rock ‘n’ roll, but Rolling Stones fans and vinyl enthusiasts will surely like this new box set.
Due out June 15 is the vinyl box set Studio Albums Vinyl Collection 1971-2016, which as the title indicates features all 15 studio albums released by the Stones since 1971. (See list below for included titles.)
Per the box set listing, each album has been remastered and cut at half-speed at Abbey Road Studios from the original master tapes and pressed on 180-gram black vinyl. Include are special download codes for high-res quality digital versions of each album.
As for the artwork and packaging, fans can expect the original Andy Warhol design of the Sticky Fingers album with working zipper, the original 12 postcard inserts from Exile on Main Street and the 20 cut-out cover from Some Girls.
Studio Albums Vinyl Collection 1971-2016 is available for pre-order at The Rolling Stones’ official shop.
‘The Studio Albums Vinyl Collection 1971-2016’ – Album Listing
Sticky Fingers (1971)
Exile On Main St (1972)
Goats Head Soup (1973)
It’s Only Rock’n’Roll (1974)
Black And Blue (1976)
Some Girls (1978)
Emotional Rescue (1980)
Tattoo You (1981)
Dirty Work (1986)
Steel Wheels (1989)
Voodoo Lounge (1994)
Bridges To Babylon (1997)
A Bigger Bang (2005)
Blue & Lonesome (2016)
Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.