Release Date: 14 December 2009
Format: Boxed Set CD Medium
|Backyard Babies Them XX Exclusive 4 Disc Box Set.
This Deluxe 4CD+DVD set will be housed in a 10 Inch Square book box.
IN CELEBRATION of their 20th Anniversary, Backyard Babies are set to release a unique photo book in late 2009, then follow this up with a “Best Of” album in early 2010.
The “Them XX” book release in December 2009 will feature a 120-page photo-book, 3 CDs plus 1 DVD. This release will be the definitive Backyard Babies collection. A must for any true rock fan. The release will feature
• CD 1; a compilation containing 12 tracks taken from Backyard Babies’ six original albums.
• CDs 2 & 3; these contain 38 original BYBs tracks that are currently not available.
• DVD; this contains the film “Jetlag The Movie” (with subtitles) enhanced by a new 17-minute episode. This film has not previously been released outside of Sweden.
• The book contains exclusive photos from the band’s 20-year-long career – a career full of sex, drugs & rock‘ n’ roll.
Disc 1. The Best Off
CD1 is packed with the best-loved BYB songs – these include “Brand New Hate”, “Minus Celsius”, “Electric Suzy”, “Highlights” and 2009’s “Degenerated”.
Disc 2. x20 B sides & Rarieties
Disc 3. x20 B sides & Rarieties
CDs 2 & 3 feature a collection of rare and exclusive B-sides, live recordings, cover versions, mixes and previously unreleased tracks. Included are hard-to-find outings such as “Rocker” (featuring Michael Monroe), “Saved By The Bell” (piano version feat. Dizzy Reed), “Babylon” (feat Ginger and DJ Champain), live tracks such as “Say When” and “Taxi Driver”, and covers such as “Teenagers From Mars” (Misfits) and “Pet Sematary” (Ramones)
Jet Lag The movie – The History of Backyard babies in DVD long form