ZZ Top Announces Vinyl Box Set
Record Store Day may be this month, but ZZ Top will celebrate this June with the release of more vinyl goodies.
The band –which released Cinco: The First Five LPS last spring–set to issue a follow-up collection, Cinco No. 2: The Second Five LPs, which gathers together remastered vinyl editions of the five albums that the band released from 1979 through 1990.
Available on June 1, the new box set features 180-gram vinyl versions of 1979’s Degüello, 1981’s El Loco, 1983’s Eliminator, 1985’s Afterburner and 1990’s Recycler.
Priced at 114.98. each album features audio sourced from the original masters and boasts artwork that faithfully reproduces the original releases. Before the set arrives, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers will hit the road to play some shows, including the band’s first residency at The Venetian Theatre in Las Vega,followed by an extensive tour with John Fogerty. The Blues and Bayous tour will come to the PNC Bank Arts Center on May 26.