RT Boxed Set Information
3/10/2005 (updated 3/10/2005)
Representatives from Free Reed Records and Music met with Richard Thompson last week to pool ideas and give the boxed set its final overall shape. It will consist of five CDs, plus a bonus CD available with the
Each CD will be themed:
1) Songs based on real people, places, and events
2) Epic guitar workouts
3) Unreleased songs
4) Cover versions and sessions
5) Essential RT
The bonus CD is yet to be finalized.
The majority of the inclusive recordings will be of previously unreleased material.
Richard Thompson has loaned Free Reed a large amount of music and memorabilia from his own archives – so likelihood is that even the most conscientious collector will find things that are new.
An early 2006 release is planned.