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issue one: february 9 2004
A look at this week's reissues and boxsets.


The Earmark label has reissued a whole new set of eclectic releases on vinyl.  Among them are:

The Roxy London WC2 compilation - featuring live recordings from the Roxy club in early 1977.  Artists on the comp include Slaughter & The Dogs, The Unwanted, Wire, The Adverts, Johnny Moped, Eater, X-Ray Spex, and Buzzcocks.

Discharge's Decontrol collection collects many of the band's early eighties singles and comes with a complete, annotated track listing.

Girlschool's Demolition, originally released in 1980, collects numerous classics from the all-girl punk band.

The Yardbirds' Live Blueswailing July '64, recorded before their Five Live Yardbirds debut album.

Marc Bolan's The Beginning of Doves double-LP is packed with 37 tracks dating between late 1966 and summer 1967.

Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers' The Best Of double-LP boasts 20 lovely tracks from 1976 to 1979.

Bob Marley & The Wailers' African Herbsman LP and 10", the Trojan follow-up to Soul Rebels.

Dillinger's Cocaine In My Brain double-LP.


George Clinton's 500,000 Kilowatts of P-Funk Power triple-LP (!!!) is out now on the Get Back label of Italy.  Features 15 extended live tracks.

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