SPRINGSTEEN Preps 2nd Vinyl Album Box Set Release...

The Album Collection Vol. 2, 1987-1996 arrives May 18th.

March 29, 2018

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BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's second box set of vinyl album re-releases, including his albums from between 1987 and 1996 is set for release in mid-May...'Bruce Springsteen: The Album Collection Vol. 2, 1987-1996' follows the release of Bruce's 1st vinyl collection in 2014 (covering the years 1973-1984), and the long out-of-print albums have all been remastered specifically for the new box set. Included in Volume 2 will be the albums 'Tunnel of Love' (1987), 'Human Touch' & 'Lucky Town' (both in 1992), and 'The Ghost of Tom Joad' (1995). Rounding out the collection will be a special 12" vinyl pressing of Springsteen's 1988 4-song EP, 'Chimes of Freedom,' his 1993 'live' performance for the MTV 'Plugged' special, and for the first time on vinyl, the 1996 'Blood Brothers' EP, making for 10 albums in the upcoming set. The 4 studio albums from the period were all RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America) certified for sales of either Gold (500K copies sold), Platinum (1 million sold), or Multi-Platinum (1 million-plus in sales). All of the included albums will also sport the (re-created) original artwork and a 60 page hardcover book with all manner of rare photos, memorabilia, and period press clippings. Rock On, Bruuuuuuuce!

Albums included:

Tunnel of Love (1987)* (2 LP)
Human Touch (1992)* (2 LP)
Lucky Town (1992) (1 LP)
In Concert / MTV Plugged (1993) (2 LP)
The Ghost of Tom Joad (1995) (1 LP)
* expanded across two LPs to maximize audio quality

12” EPs included:

Chimes of Freedom (1988) (1 EP)
Blood Brothers (1996)** (1 EP)
** first-ever vinyl release

Vol. 2 will be available for pre-order beginning Friday, March 30.