ROADRUNNER RECORDS RELEASE
“XXX: THREE DECADES OF ROADRUNNER RECORDS” BOX SET
Roadrunner Records celebrates its three-decades-plus legacy as one of the most highly regarded labels in heavy metal and hard rock history by releasing a four-CD boxed set covering a broad spectrum of heavy music with tracks from dozens of the world’s most legendary artists.
The set, due for release on September 30, 2013, includes 54 tracks spread across four discs, packaged in a deluxe fold-out paneled box, at a retail price of XXXXXX. Veteran metal scribe Chris Dick has written the liner notes, which trace Roadrunner’s entire history and include quotes from the label’s founder, Cees Wessels; its legendary A&R guru, Monte Conner; and artists such as King Diamond, Sepultura/Soulfly/Cavalera Conspiracy mastermind Max Cavalera, Trivium frontman Matt Heafy, Opeth leader Mikael Åkerfeldt, Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison, and more.