Stone Roses Sales Increase By 1000
20 Oct 2011
Following the announcement of their comeback shows next June at Manchester’s Heaton Park, sales for The Stone Roses’ backcatalogue spiraled out of control.
Sales increased by 1000%, in particular The Stone Roses best of collection “The Very Best of The Stone Roses” shot up a whopping 1074%, with the band’s last studio album, “The Second Coming” going up 1001%.
Other Stone Roses releases followed suit. The eponymous debut, “The Stone Roses” sold 878% more than before and “The Complete Stone Roses,” a compilation of alternative versions of their songs increased by 477%.
The band is set to play two massive comeback shows at Manchester Heaton Park on 29th and 30th June with rumours of an additional show in Scotland and possible headline slots of V Festival and Phoenix Festival.
Stone Roses frontman Ian Brown confirmed plans for a World Tour later in the new year.
The Stone Roses tickets for both Manchester Heaton Park concerts are going on sale tomorrow, Friday 21st October.