Yo-Yo Ma: 30 Years Outside the Box
Price: $789.98 (The most expensive box set in 2009!)
The complete set includes 90 CDs (every original album Yo-Yo Ma has recorded to date), two bonus discs featuring the first release of John Williams’ Suite from Memoirs of a Geisha for Cello and Orchestra, entirely re-mastered with DSD technology, a 312-page hard-bound book, a beautifully designed velvet-lined box, numbered limited-edition with letter of authenticity, a rare archival of photos, essays, full track lists, original liner notes, and more. Available at Borders, Amazon, and Barnes and Noble.
The Pixies: Minotaur Box Set
This box set features all five of the band’s studio albums — Come On Pilgrim, Surfer Rosa, Doolittle, Bossanova and Trompe le Monde — on 24K gold-plated discs and 180-gram vinyl. It also includes a 96-page fine art book and a 52-page photo book, a bookmark signed by all the members of the Pixies, two double-sided posters and a Giclee print of some of Oliver’s art. Topping it all off is a DVD and Blu-ray with all five Pixies albums on 5.1 Surround Sound Mix, an unreleased 1992 concert from London’s Brixton Academy and all of the band’s music videos.
The Beatles: Stereo Box Set
This is the 2009 Japanese remastered box set.It includes 16 discs along with a DVD. Also includes a bonus Japanese text booklet & OBI. The stereo remastered versions of these 13 studio albums along with the Past Masters CD are all included. There’s also a lot of extras included in this box set such as a DVD which includes a short documentary on the making of each album.
Abba: Paper Sleeve Box
Be the complete Abba fan with this Deluxe Limited Edition 9 CD Box Set, with each disc presented in Paper Sleeves. All 8 albums are here, along with a bonus disc exclusive to this box set!
Rammstein: Liebe Ist Fur Alle Da
This is a unique box set to say the least. This version of Rammstein’s sixth studio album, Liebe Ist Fur Alle Da, comes expansively packaged in a flight case style box. The package contains: the deluxe edition version of the album, six sex toys (numerically corresponding to each member of the band), handcuffs and lubricant. Definitely makes for an interesting gift!
SBB: Anthology 1974-2004
A Box Set containing 22 studio & live albums by SBB. The last 2 albums are compilations of rare & unreleased tracks with guest musicians such as Tomasz Stanko. Those 2 CD’s are available ONLY in the box set. Limited edition (only 1000 copies released).
The Beatles: USB Box Set
The apple-shaped USB drive is loaded with the critically acclaimed re-mastered audio for The Beatles’ 14 stereo titles, as well as all of the re-mastered CDs visual elements, including 13 mini-documentary films about the studio albums, replicated original UK album art, rare photos and expanded liner notes.