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You May Think the Idea of Box Sets is Passé... Until You See These Releasesnew

Given file-sharing and the growing number of digital-download Web sites, both legal and otherwise, owning a bunch of music by one artist on several CDs in a cardboard box (no matter how cool the graphics and extras) is so old-school.
Tucson Weekly  |  Gene Armstrong  |  12-10-2009  |  Reviews

Gift Guide: Box Sets for Music Loversnew

One can't help but direct a hearty "bah humbug" at cynical record companies which are trying to sell us music we already have, albeit in deluxe repackaged formats, with all sorts of bells and whistles such as retrospective booklets full of essays and photos, and nifty fetish-quality boxes. But some of these boxed sets also happen to be really cool.
Tucson Weekly  |  Gene Armstrong  |  12-11-2008  |  Music

New Box Set Captures Orbison's Otherworldlinessnew

This career-summarizing four-CD collection supplants the 18-year-old box The Legendary Roy Orbison, and serves as a cost-effective alternative to Orbison, Bear Family's pricey, comprehensive seven-CD overview of Orbison's days at Sun, RCA, and Monument.
Los Angeles CityBeat  |  Chris Morris  |  10-03-2008  |  Reviews

A Guide to the Season's Best Box Setsnew

A roundup of the season's highly anticipated box sets for music and TV (with authorial "I" used liberally throughout).
Eugene Weekly  |  Chuck Adams  |  12-17-2007  |  Shopping

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