Legendary Drummer Bill Bruford Releases 20 CD/4 DVD Deluxe Box Set of His Complete Earthworks Catalog

LONDON, UK - The Cherry Red music label announces the release of Bill Bruford’s Earthworks Complete, a 20-CD, 4-DVD deluxe box set containing Earthworks' entire catalogue spanning 20 years. The spectacular set includes 15 official release, plus previously unreleased and little known material.


PRESS RELEASE * Photo courtesy of Glass Onyon PR

The material documents the 20-year history, from 1987 to 2006, of one of the UK's brightest, most traveled and best loved young jazz ensembles, featuring Bill Bruford with Iain Ballamy, Django Bates, Patrick Clahar, Laurence Cottle, Tim Garland, Steve Hamilton, Tim Harries, Mark Hodgson, Mick Hutton, Gwilym Simcock.

All of the audio, visual and print materials in this well-rounded collection are personally compiled and curated by Bill Bruford. The additional, original artwork by award-winning illustrator, photographer and filmmaker Dave McKean. Additionally, all orders via Cherry Red and Bruford's own Burning Shed include a postcard of Dave McKean’s artwork, hand-signed by Bill Bruford (while stocks last).

The CDs:
1. Earthworks
2. Dig?
3. All Heaven Broke Loose
4. Stamping Ground- Live
5. A Part, and Yet Apart
6. The Sound of Surprise
7. Footloose and Fancy Free (2CD)
8. Random Acts of Happiness
9. Footloose in NYC (2CD & 1DVD set)
10. A Video Anthology Volume 1: 2000s (2CD & 1DVD set)
11. A Video Anthology Volume 2: 1990s (2CD & 1DVD set)
12. Earthworks Underground Orchestra
13. Earthworks in Santiago, Chile (1CD & 1DVD set: previously unreleased video)
14. From Conception to Birth (17 short tracks showing the process from demo to master, with explanatory notes from Bill Bruford)
15. Heavenly Bodies Expanded (2CD “best of” collection across the entire catalogue, with explanatory notes from Bill Bruford)

"A tremendous treasure trove of material known and previously unheard." ~ All About Jazz

"This is a heady concoction indeed, and one which joyously breaks down all sorts of musical barriers in its path." ~ The Times, London

"It mixes up styles, moods and meters as effortlessly as it ignores musical boundaries." ~ Wall St. Journal

"Earthworks makes jazz out of just about anything handy." ` Jazziz

To purchase:
Amazon: https://geni.us/EarthworksComplete

Burning Shed: https://burningshed.com/store/billbruford/bill-bruford-earthworks_comple...

Cherry Red: https://www.cherryred.co.uk/product/bill-bruford-earthworks-complete-20c...