Mötley Crüe have introduced the Crücial Crüe: The Studio Albums 1981-1989 field set, which collects their first 5 albums on vinyl and CD. Each codecs are set to reach on February seventeenth.
The LP field set will comprise colored-vinyl variants of the next albums: Too Quick for Love (white/black splatter); Shout on the Satan (yellow/black splatter); Theater of Ache (scorching pink magenta/black splatter); Ladies, Ladies, Ladies (cyan blue/black splatter); and Dr. Feelgood (coke bottle inexperienced/oxblood splatter). The vinyl and CD units are every restricted to 10,000 copies worldwide.
It’s the primary time the Crüe’s iconic ’80s output has been housed in a single package deal on vinyl and CD. Beforehand, the band provided up these 5 albums as a part of a restricted fortieth anniversary cassette field set for Document Retailer Day in 2021. That tape set was marred by a weird manufacturing defect the place the magnet used to shut the bodily field broken the media on Too Quick for Love, resulting in backlash amongst collectors.
The field set announcement wraps up an eventful yr for Mötley Crüe, who lastly bought to embark on their extremely anticipated stadium tour with Def Leppard following postponements as a result of pandemic. The North American trek was massively profitable, raking in $173.5 million in ticket gross sales.
Nevertheless, it was drummer Tommy Lee who stole a lot of the headlines. After breaking his ribs previous to the tour — forcing him to take a seat out parts of the band’s early performances — Lee went viral when he proudly posted a full-frontal nude selfie on social media. Later, Lee would face criticism from concertgoers after encouraging crowds to reveal themselves throughout Mötley Crüe’s units.
Most lately, founding guitarist Mick Mars introduced his retirement from touring, stepping away after 40-plus years of dwell performances with the band. Rob Zombie axeman John 5 was shortly introduced as Mars’ substitute, and can be part of the band on their 2023 world tour.
The Crücial Crüe: The Studio Albums 1981-1989 vinyl field set retails for $174.98 and might be pre-ordered right here. The CD model retails for $49.98 and might be pre-ordered right here. You possibly can see product photographs of each beneath.