VA - Just Say 50: Sire Records 50th Anniversary Box Set (RSD 2017)
Event: RECORD STORE DAY 2017
Release Date: 4/22/2017
Format: 4 x LP
Release type: RSD Exclusive Release
A 4 LP, limited edition, numbered box set exclusive that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the legendary and influential Sire Records label, co-founded in 1967 by Seymour Stein. The compilation spans the years 1969 to 1995, and features 46 artists, including early releases from Climax Blues Band and the label''s first #1 hit, "Hocus Pocus" by Dutch band Focus, plus all the key artists from Sire''s amazing history: Madonna, Talking Heads, The Ramones, The Smiths, The Pretenders, Depeche Mode, Echo & The Bunnymen, The Cult, Ice T, k.d. lang, Seal, The Replacements, Wilco and the list goes on and on.