Glassjaw celebrate 30 years with comprehensive limited edition vinyl box set
Long Island, NY post-hardcore darlings, Glassjaw, has unveiled a special commemorative release to mark their 30th anniversary – The Playable Collection.
This comprehensive set spans the band's impressive discography and includes vibrant new colored vinyl editions of their pivotal 2000 debut album, Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Silence, and its 2002 successor, Worship And Tribute. The collection further incorporates their 2011 release, Our Color Green, along with the critically acclaimed Coloring Book and their third studio album from 2017, Material Control.
Complementing the vinyl offerings, a dedicated book, available in both softcover and hardcover editions, accompanies The Playable Collection. This authorized oral history of Glassjaw's illustrious career is narrated by key figures such as Walter Schreifels from Quicksand, Tim Williams from Vision Of Disorder, Tommy Corrigan from Silent Majority, Gavin Van Vlack from Burn, and more.
The book also provides a visual journey through locations significant to Glassjaw's vocalist Daryl Palumbo and guitarist Justin Beck. Featuring photographs of memorabilia, along with a chronological series of band images from 1993 onwards, it offers fans a comprehensive insight into the band's history and the elements that shaped their artistic journey.
Black and White vinyl sets are limited to 1993, while the Gold set is limited to 500. (Edit: Gold bundles have sold out)
The band shared the following:
to celebrate 30 years as a band and partnership, we present the playable collection, our entire catalog on vinyl. also available, is a book outlining the oral history of glassjaw as told by the people who and the places that influenced the band. as always, thank you for participating.
- everything you wanted ever to know about silence
- worship & tribute
- our color green
- coloring book
- material control
Glassjaw also has a string of show to celebrate the band's 30 year anniversary. You can catch them at the following locations:
12/20 Santa Ana, CA @ The Observatory
12/21 Los Angeles, CA @ Echoplex
12/28 Chicago, IL @ Concord Music Hall
12/29 Brooklyn, NY @ Warsaw
12/30 Brooklyn, NY @ Warsaw