'Godzilla' Is Getting a Sprawling 18-Disc Vinyl Box Set
The soundtracks from the series' classic Showa-era films are being collected by Waxwork Records
Published Jan 04, 2021Waxwork Records is stomping into the new year with quite the ambitious release, as the ever-busy soundtrack hub has announced an incredibly huge Godzilla vinyl box set.
Called GODZILLA: The Showa Era Soundtracks, 1954-1975, the set is massive, consisting of 18 vinyl records all pressed on 180-gram coloured wax.
The box set was made in collaboration with Toho, with newly remastered audio for vinyl. It comes featuring new artwork by Robert Sammelin, and the package features an LP storage box with a fold-down magnetic flap featuring an album cover glossary. This is all housed within a slipcase box, which also includes a Godzilla turntable slipmat.
Composers featured on the set include Godzilla soundtrack MVPs Afkira Ifukube, Masaru Sato, Kunio Miyauchi, and Riichiro Manabe.
Down below, you can see the list of all the Godzilla films included in the box, where you'll also find various product shots.
Pre-orders are now live for GODZILLA: The Showa Era Soundtracks, 1954-1975, and you can grab a copy over here. The set is expected to ship out in March.
GODZILLA: The Showa Era Soundtracks, 1954-1975:
● Godzilla (1954)
● Godzilla Raids Again (1955)
● King Kong vs. Godzilla (1963) 2xLP
● Mothra vs. Godzilla (1964) 2xLP
● Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964)
● Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965)
● Ebirah, Horror of the Deep (1966)
● Son of Godzilla (1967)
● Destroy All Monsters (1968)
● All Monsters Attack (1969)
● Godzilla vs. Hedorah (1971)
● Godzilla vs. Gigan (1972) 2xLP
● Godzilla vs. Megalon (1973)
● Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974)
● Terror of Mechagodzilla (1975)