311 has officially announced their upcoming “box set”, titled Archive. The set will include 4 cd’s of 81 unreleased tracks, bonus tracks, b-sides, pre-production recordings, and demos from the bands 25 years of existence. Included in the set will also be a 60 page photo book. All 81 songs have been remastered by Joe Gastwirt specifically for the set.
Preorders will begin on June 2nd through pledgemusic, with its release soon to follow on June 30th (via Amazon UK’s site). Various bundles will be available through pledgemusic, and the pricing starts at $59.98. You can also read more about the set at 311.com.
BestBuy has leaked the tracklist for the set. You can view all 81 songs here. Die hard 311 fans will be happy to see that 5 previously unheard songs have made the cut, plus 2 discs of unheard demo and pre-production versions of various songs throughout 311’s history. BestBuy also lists the release date as June 30th, as well as a price of $45.99 ($14.00 less than through pledgemusic).