The Smiths Complete, Out Now
According to a Rhino press release, the CD boxed set version features each album packaged in a mini-LP replica sleeve complete with the original artwork, including gatefolds and inner sleeves where relevant. The vinyl version consists of the original albums – five single LPs and three doubles – pressed on 180-gram audiophile vinyl and presented in all their 12’ glory with beautifully restored artwork.
Rhino, who is releasing the set, has also created a 12 track sampler from the new collections containing songs from all eight albums by The Smiths, each fully remastered by Johnny Marr and engineer Frank Arkwright using the original tape sources.
Sampler Track Listing:
- Hand In Glove
- This Charming Man
- William, It Was Really Nothing
- How Soon Is Now
- That Joke Isn’t Funny Anymore
- The Boy With The Thorn In His Side
- There Is A Light That Never Goes Out
- Sheila Take A Bow
- Girlfriend In A Coma
- Last Night I Dreamt Somebody Loved Me
- Bigmouth Strikes Again (Live)