Deluxe Set Chronicles Band’s Earliest Days through to their Breakthrough Album Origin of Symmetry. Includes 48 page booklet, 9 CDs, 4 Vinyl, in depth interview and never before released material.
In celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the band’s debut album Showbiz, Muse release the deluxe boxed set Origin of Muse. This deluxe set chronicles the band from their early beginnings in Devon, their early demos, first EP’s debut album and breakthrough record Origin of Symmetry.
The collection is housed in a 48 page casebound book which is sits in a rigid board slipcase with anti-scratch and matte laminated finish with a spot gloss. The book contains an extensive and in depth interview with Matt Bellamy, Dominic Howard and Chris Wolstenholme as they talk about the earliest beginnings of the band, as well as the recording and release of their debut album Showbiz through Origin of Symmetry. The book also incorporates original posters, setlists, photographs and contact sheets which are inserted and can be pulled out from the book as well as original artwork and all CD’s and vinyl.
CD1 – Newton Abbot Demos -15 previously unreleased first demos by the band including an early version of the band’s hit “Plug in Baby”
CD2 – The Muse EPS+ Showbiz Demos – Their debut releases on Dangerous Records and previously unreleased demos for their debut album Showbiz
CD3 – Showbiz – Remastered debut album
CD4 – Showbiz B Sides – Contains a previously unreleased alternate version of “Recess”
CD5 – Showbiz Live – Previously unreleased recording of live shows broadcast on BBC Radio One in 1999
CD6 – Origin of Symmetry Instrumental Demos – Previously unreleased recorded at the community center in Teignmouth
CD7 – Origin of Symmetry – Remastered
CD8 – Origin of Symmetry B Sides – Every B side recorded for the single released from the album
CD9 – Origin of Symmetry Live at Reading – Full version of band’s headline performance of entire album recorded at Reading festival 2011 on the 10th Anniversary of it release
Vinyl 1-4 – Showbiz and Origin of Symmetry remastered 180 gm heavyweight colored vinyl.