The Strokes Announce Singles Vinyl Box Set

December 6, 2022

The Strokes will release a vinyl box set featuring singles from their first three albums, B-sides and rarities in the new year!

The box set – ‘The Singles – Volume 01’ – is out February 24, 2023 features every 7 inch single from their 2001 debut ‘Is This It’, 2003 follow-up ‘Room On Fire’ and 2006’s ‘First Impressions of Earth’ and some rare B-sides.

All ten singles are on black vinyl, with original artwork from each release. You can pre-order the $130.90 box set here.

Plus, videos for all ten A-sides, including ‘Hard To Explain’, ‘Last Nite’, ‘Reptilia’, ‘Juicebox’ and ‘Heart In A Cage’, are being released in high definition.

The tracklisting for ‘The Singles – Volume 01’:

‘The Modern Age (Rough Trade Version)’
‘Last Nite (Rough Trade Version)’
‘Hard To Explain’
‘New York City Cops’
‘Last Nite’
‘When It Started’
‘Alone, Together (Home Recording)’
‘Is This It (Home Recording)’
‘The Way It Is (Home Recording)’
‘Modern Girls & Old Fashion Men’
‘The End Has No End’
‘Clampdown (Live at Alexandra Palace)’
‘Heart In A Cage’
‘I’ll Try Anything Once’ (‘You Only Live Once’ Demo)
‘You Only Live Once’
‘Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)’

Is $130 reasonable for a vinyl box set? How much would you be willing to pay?


Written by Todd Hancock