The best album box set deals

Rolling Stones box set

As physical album sales continue to decline, bands and labels have had to get more and more creative in order to snag those coveted sales, the result of which has been a significant influx of shiny deluxe editions box sets for us punters to get our hands on. 

But with the 'super deluxe' label often comes a super hefty price tag – until now.

Amazon Prime Day might bring some bargains (on June 15-16) but until then we have consolidated all of the best box set deals below, ready for you to get your grubby mitts on them.

Led Zeppelin - The Song Remains The Same (Super Deluxe Boxset)

The Song Remains The Same (Super Deluxe Boxset) - half price

Wherever it sits in the canon and whatever its limitations, for millions of second-generation Zeppelin fans, too young to see the band live, the film and soundtrack was a crucial imprinting – a doorway to a lifetime’s love, and one that essentially renders any critical appraisal, now or then, redundant.

Was: £180.29, now £90.15 (save 50%)View Deal

Guns N' Roses: Appetite For Destruction Super Deluxe Box set

Guns N' Roses: Appetite For Destruction Box set: was £139.99 now £79.99

This was reduced to £82.99 back in September, but this is the best price yet for the Super Deluxe edition of Appetite For Destruction which includes four CDs, containing 73 tracks in total – 49 of which have never been released before. There are B-sides, 1986 session tracks, acoustic versions and much much more. There's also a Blu-Ray audio disc with 96kHz, 24-bit, 5.1 surround sound mixes from original analog multi-tracks, the original album mixed by Elliot Scheiner, bonus tracks, original music videos in 5.1, and the music video for It's So Easy in 5.1.


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Kate Bush - Remastered In Vinyl

Kate Bush - Remastered In Vinyl: buy all four volumes, save £36

All the Kate Bush you could possibly need to own. Each record has been remastered by Bush and James Guthrie and includes rare tracks and cover versions, along with the live album Before The Dawn. All the albums feature the original artwork, with new artwork planned for the individual packs. View Deal

ELO: The UK Singles Volume One 1972-1978 vinyl box set

ELO: The UK Singles Volume One 1972-1978 vinyl box set: was £99.99 now £78

People call ELO "a singles band" like it's an insult. It isn't. ELO's back catalogue is full of songs most songwriters would chew off their own feet to have written, and if the band had the savvy and subsequent good fortune to fill the charts with those songs, then more power to them. Mr Blue Sky? Livin' Thing? Telephone Line? Gold standard. View Deal

Bob Dylan: Trouble No More: The Bootleg Series Vol.13 / 1979-1981 vinyl box set

Bob Dylan: Trouble No More: The Bootleg Series Vol.13 / 1979-1981 vinyl box set: was £56.17, now £36.99

And an even bigger deal for Dylanites: this 4LP and 2CD set of his gospel years.View Deal

David Bowie - Glastonbury 2000 box set

David Bowie - Glastonbury 2000 Box-Set, CD+DVD: is £34.99 in the UK

The package includes the full 21 song greatest hits set and for the first time, a DVD of the entire show (only 37 minutes of which has ever been broadcast on TV) including the Glastonbury performance of ‘Heroes’, a highlight of the record breaking ‘David Bowie Is…’ exhibition and the only track that has been previously released.View Deal

The Rolling Stones: Studio Albums Vinyl Collection 1971 - 2016 

The Rolling Stones: Studio Albums Vinyl Collection 1971 - 2016: was £361.10 now £287.99

Amazon has a good deal on this heavyweight box featuring all the Stones' albums from 1971 on heavyweight 180-gram black vinyl, with a code for HD digital download of the catalogue and a numbered certificate of authentication. View Deal

Ultravox – The Island Years box set

Ultravox – The Island Years Box set: was £16.89 now £11.82

Before Midge Ure turned into chart-bothering new wave pop stars, Ultravox were a subversive art-punk band that still have old punks going misty-eyed to this day. This box set collects their first three albums and a disc of rarities and it's 30% off.View Deal

Queen - News Of The World (40th Anniversary Edition)

News Of The World (40th Anniversary Edition): was £100.28 now £89.95

Released to mark News Of The World's 40th birthday, this souped up box set includes the original album on CD, two CDs of newly unearthed out-takes and rarities from the band's archives and an ‘alternative’ version of the album called the Raw Sessions which includes never-before-heard versions of each of the album’s 11 tracks. It also includes a pure analogue re-cut of the original vinyl LP, direct from the unmastered analogue master mix tapes, three posters, a 60-page book and a new one-hour DVD documentary created from backstage material filmed during Queen’s 1977 News Of The World tour. 

UPDATE: Get it from Amazon France for £70.73, including postageView Deal

The Clash: Singles box set

The Clash: Singles box set: was £41, now £30.10

All of the Clash's singles recreated as CD singles in this lovely limited 19 disc CD box. get it before they're gone.View Deal

Van Morrison: ...It's Too Late To Stop Now Vol. 2, 3, 4 Box set

Van Morrison: ...It's Too Late To Stop Now Vol. 2, 3, 4 Box set : was £25.47 now £18.99

A 3CD/1DVD collection of previously unreleased live concert recordings from Morrison's mythic 1973 tour with the Caledonia Soul OrchestraView Deal

Kings Of Leon – The Collection box set

Kings Of Leon – The Collection box set: was £25, now £18.98

All of their studio albums on CD and the Live at the O2 London DVD for less than £20.View Deal

Eddie & The Hot Rods - The Island Years Box set

Eddie & The Hot Rods - The Island Years box set: was £24.99 now £17.50

A Six CD, 98 track box covering the years that Eddie And The Hot Rods spent with Island Records - 1975 to 1979 - The Island Years is a comprehensive six-cd boxed set with 98 tracks, including their first three albums as well as bonus tracks and BBC session recordings. Includes a 28-page booklet with detailed liner notes, pictures of all the relevant records including many rare European issues plus a whole host of memorabilia from the era.View Deal

Primal Scream - Screamadelica box set

Primal Scream - Screamadelica box set: was £21.87, now £16.82

4 CD boxset and 20 page booklet celebrating Primal Scream's Mercury-Prize-winning, era-defining Screamadelica album.View Deal

Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes - The Mercury Years box set

Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes - The Mercury Years box set: was £14.99 now £10.49

A three CD set containing digitally remastered editions of the albums The Jukes, Why Is Love Such A Sacrifice and Live: Reach Up And Touch The Sky, plus a booklet by Classic Rock and Metal Hammer writer Malcolm Dome.View Deal

Public Image Limited: The Public Image Is Rotten (Songs From The Heart) box set

Public Image Limited: The Public Image Is Rotten (Songs From The Heart) box set: was £59.99 now £47.99

5 CDs, 2 DVDs, and all the Johnny Ro-, I mean, Lydon you can eat. Anger truly is an energy and John L has kept his fires burning for decades now. it's a lot of box for less than £50.View Deal

Brian Eno - Music For Installations [Super Deluxe Edition]

Music For Installations [Super Deluxe Edition]: was £329.99 now £228.18

Brian Eno's never been the sort of bloke to concern himself with rules or conventions, and that's made clear by this super fancy collection of his more highbrow works (and its not insignificant price tag). Music For Installations is a collection of new, rare and previously unreleased music, all of which was recorded by Eno for use in his installations between 1986-now. Designed by Brian and long-time collaborator Nick Robertson, this limited edition and numbered set comes with six CDs and a 64-page Plexiglass cover book featuring rare and unseen exhibition photographs and a new essay written by Eno.View Deal