A little while ago we highlighted the Ninja Tune XX box. Now it’s the turn of Matador Records. Not quite as elaborate as the NT box but pretty hefty nonetheless. And what’s with the poker chips? Is it so fans have something to use at the Matador 21 in Las Vegas celebration, October 1 – 3.
Here are the basics: Various Artists Matador At 21
A LIMITED EDITION 6-CD LINEN-COVERED BOX SET with 36 custom poker chips in 3 values, an 85-page perfect bound book with history of the label, photos, ephemera, emails, and more.
5 CDs of REMASTERED songs from the label’s history and 1 CD of unreleased recordings from the 10th Anniversary shows in NYC, 1999, recorded to multitrack via the Rolling Stones Mobile Truck.
Budget 2 LP version contains all tracks from cd 5 (current releases)
Release date: 2010-09-28
Preorder 6 CD Boxset $35.00
Preorder dbl LP $12.00