New Releases — December 4, 2017 at 9:33 am

This week’s new releases: 5-disc U.K. post-punk box set, plus Beastie Boys vinyl

Record Rack: A round-up of the week’s new albums, expanded reissues and/or box sets, appearing each Monday on Slicing Up Eyeballs. All releases due out this Friday unless noted.


Various Artists

RELEASE: To the Outside of Everything: A Story of UK Post Punk 1977-1981
BACKSTORY: Cherry Red Records this week releases a 5-disc box chronicling the U.K. post-punk scene from 1977 to 1981, collecting more than 100 songs from artists including Wire, The Slits, Joy Division, The Fall and more.


Beastie Boys

RELEASE: The In Sound From Way Out, To the 5 Burroughs, Hot Sauce Committee Part Two
BACKSTORY: The Beastie Boys’ final two studio albums, and their compilation of instrumentals, receive 180-gram vinyl reissues this week, with 2004’s To the 5 Burroughs spread out over two records. The other two are single LP sets.





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