Set for release on February 26th is the Black Crowes’ 30th Anniversary, multi-format, re-issue of its 1990 debut, Shake Your Money Maker. According to the band’s announcement, “The Super Deluxe box set features the original studio album remastered by (producer) George Drakoulias; three previously unheard studio recordings; two unreleased demos from Mr. Crowe’s Garden; a 14-track full unreleased concert from Atlanta, GA in 1990; reproductions of an early Mr. Crowe’s Garden show flyer; set list; tour laminate, patch; and a 20-page book with unseen photos from the band’s personal archives and liner notes by David Fricke.”
The set will be available as a four-LP Super Deluxe, triple-CD Super Deluxe, double-CD, standard CD & LP, streaming and download. A limited number of super deluxe formats purchased through the official artist store feature a signed photo print.
- The Black Crowes‘ debut album Shake Your Money Maker was released on February 13th, 1990.
- The set peaked at Number Four on the Billboard 200 albums chart and has sold five million copies in the U.S. to date.
- Highlights on the set included the cover of Otis Redding‘s “Hard to Handle” and the Chris and Rich Robinson co-write “She Talks To Angels,” both of which hit Number One on Billboard’s Mainstream Rock Tracks chart.
- The album’s lead single, “Jealous Again,” topped out at Number Five on the magazine’s Mainstream Rock Tracks chart.
CHECK IT OUT: The Black Crowes’ recently unearthed Shake Your Money Maker outtake, “Charming Mess”: