“The Replacements: The Studio Albums 1981-1990”: Box Set

The Replacements announced their upcoming box set in typically Matsian fashion: A press release that appears to edited by the band  — i.e. a mention of their nomination to the RRHOF is annotated with “but lost to Cat Stevens and KISS”.

Before you get too excited, the April 14 release will not include any material that hasn’t been previously released <sad trombone>. It’s an eight-disc set that includes all studio releases:

Sorry Ma, Forgot to Take Out the Trash
Stink (EP)
Let It Be
Pleased to Meet Me
Don’t Tell a Soul
All Shook Down

replacements boxset press release