I'll do a fuller announcement when I have the actual date, but the idea at the moment is to release the box set around the same time as Edwyn's new, yes, brand new record which is advanced in progress right now and is due for a September 13 release.
Lots more information to come folks!
Fantastic news, I can't wait for both of these now! Realy looking forward to seeing a tracklist for the box set. Will there be tour dates to coinicde? Birmingham is very nice around that time of the year! Thanks for the update, Grace.
I too, will be looking forward to both releases. I would be interested in the track listing for the box set, are all Polydor singles included? I would be very happy Boy if that came about.
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