House of Rufus tracklisting confirmed

Rufus Wainwright - House of Rufus
The sumptuous 19 disc box set, out July 18th

The track listing for the House of Rufus box set has finally been announced! The whopping 19-disc collection will include some of the rarest and most sought after tracks from Rufus’ catalogue. Limited to just 3000 copies worldwide, this collection is sure to be the most sought after release in Rufus' catalogue.

Some of the rare gems to be featured in this fantastic release include:

* Demos from his personal collection, which include tracks from the tape that got him his first record deal.
* Studio demos recorded for Want One and Want Two.
* A disc entitled 'Rufus at the Movies’ made up entirely of his soundtracks including the haunting "Hallelujah" fromShrek.
* Recordings with ‘Families and Friends’ including a brand new and achingly beautiful version of Richard Thompson’s "Down Where The Drunkards Roll" recorded with Loudon Wainwright III for this box set.
* Live recordings from London’s Kenwood House and sessions recorded for radio.

This beautifully packaged 19 disc box set spans Rufus’ entire career and represents the most complete collection of Rufus Wainwright recordings to date.

All housed in an elegant, red velvet encased 90 page hardback book containing; rare and unseen photos, Rufus’ early hand drawn tour posters, handwritten lyrics, 4 art prints and other memorabilia, extensive sleeve notes with interviews with Neil Tennant, Martha Wainwright, Linda Thompson and Lenny Waronker and an introduction by Rufus.

We need your help

Running a website like The Digital Fix - especially one with over 20 years of content and an active community - costs lots of money and we need your help. As advertising income for independent sites continues to contract we are looking at other ways of supporting the site hosting and paying for content.

You can help us by using the links on The Digital Fix to buy your films, games and music and we ask that you try to avoid blocking our ads if you can. You can also help directly for just a few pennies per day via our Patreon - and you can even pay to have ads removed from the site entirely.

Click here to find out more about our Patreon and how you can help us.

Did you enjoy the article above? If so please help us by sharing it to your social networks with the buttons below...

Category News Flash

Latest Articles