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- Posted on Sep 15th 2009 11:45AM by Linda Laban
"I wasn't part of the archeological dig team, but I'm just really impressed with what they came up with," Stephens says of the set's producers, who unearthed long lost tracks for the four-disc compilation. "It's really an amazing story on the evolution of the band and, in some respects, not just how we evolved musically, but emotionally as a band."
The packaging, which includes many vintage photographs of Big Star, took Stephens for a trip down memory lane, too. "We were lucky in that regard. We had William Eggleston in town and he became known as the father of color photography," he says of his fellow Memphis native. "He took the front and back covers of the 'Radio City' record."
In that regard, we'd say the fans were lucky too.