The following news story appeared on the T&M homepage:



The Demon Music Group, who recently issued the U.K. Subs' 5CD box set 'AD 1979-81 The Gem Years', as well as the U.K. Subs' first 4 LPs on vinyl, along with the Gem Singles vinyl LP, will now be releasing, for Record Store Day 2016, another box set, this time featuring the 8 'singles' that the Subs released for Gem Records.

Entitled 'U.K. SUBS THE GEM SINGLES', this gorgeously designed deluxe Box Set is an "Exclusive for Record Store Day 2016" release, boasting eye-catching 7” Picture Disc vinyl singles of 'Stranglehold', 'Tomorrows Girls', 'She's Not There', 'Warhead', 'Teenage', 'Party In Paris' and 'Keep On Running (Til You Burn)'. In addition to the 'standard' Gem singles releases from 1979-1981, this beautiful Box Set will also include the rare, previously 12” only, “For Export Only” 4-track live EP - given free with the first run of the 'Crash Course' LP - now as a 7” single!

This year's Record Store Day is set for Saturday 16 April 2016 and further details can be read via the website here:

This stunning new Subs release is a high quality collectors' item - limited to 1,000 worldwide - and is a Captain Oi! Production for Demon, with artwork by Daryl Smith and Viki Vortex of It comes housed in a lovely looking outer sturdy box, featuring all eight picture discs enclosed, it also contains a highly informative and superbly illustrated 16 page 7” sized full colour glossy booklet featuring detailed sleeve notes by Mark Chadderton & Rob Cook, co-website editors of, alongside scans and pictures of contemporary music press adverts and various collectors' items from the period the Subs were signed to Gem Records.

Available only in record stores in order to support independent stores; you cannot pre-order the Box Set online.
Customers can look up participating stores on the RSD website, so to grab a copy you will have to go into stores on the day - Saturday 16th April.
Participating stores can set their own price for the Box Set on the day although Demon have a RRP of £49.99.

Catalogue number DEMRECBOX09, you can further 'visually' check out this fabulous release via the video below:

Record Store Day


The previous DMG releases, the 5 vinyl albums and the 5-CD box set, are available on the following links:



Demon Music Group website: click here

Demon Music Group Facebook: click here