Alabama Shakes Announce 10th Anniversary Release of Their Album “Boys & Girls”
October 27, 2022
THE DIGITAL EDITION OF THE GRAMMY® NOMINATED, PLATINUM-CERTIFIED DEBUT ALBUM IS SET FOR RELEASE ON 9TH DECEMBER FOLLOWED BY NEW VINYL PRESSING AND CD ON 13TH JAN.
ALL VERSIONS OF THE EXPANDED ALBUM INCLUDE 11 BONUS TRACKS FROM BAND’S 2012 KCRW “MORNING BECOMES ECLECTIC” SESSION.
Pre-Order Launches Today For Two-Disc Set
Rough Trade Records will commemorate the 10th anniversary of Alabama Shakes’ internationally acclaimed debut album, Boys & Girls, with a two-disc deluxe edition, set for December 9th release. Hailed as one of the best albums of 2012 by Rolling Stone and numerous other publications, Boys & Girls entered Billboard’s Independent Albums chart at No. 1. It went on to attain Platinum certification and earn the band multiple GRAMMY nominations. Lead single “Hold On” was voted the #1 Best Song of 2012 by Rolling Stone.
Repackaged in a foil-board gatefold jacket with new, unreleased photos, Boys & Girls 10 Year Anniversary Deluxe Edition contains the album’s original 11 songs plus an additional 11 tracks from the band’s explosive live performance on KCRW’s “Morning Becomes Eclectic,” which aired in the months leading up to the album’s release.
Listen to Alabama Shakes’ ferocious live version of “Always Alright” – a non-album track that appeared on the soundtrack for the Oscar-nominated film Silver Linings Playbook and earned a GRAMMY nomination.
Pre-order Boys & Girls 10 Year Anniversary Deluxe Edition HERE.