Uncut’s Top 30 comps, reissues and box sets of 2012

Following on from yesterday's Top 75 new albums of 2012 post, here's our Top 30 compilations, reissues and box sets of 2012, with links to the original reviews where possible. Have a great Christmas and New Year, folks!

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Following on from yesterday’s Top 75 new albums of 2012 post, here’s our Top 30 compilations, reissues and box sets of 2012, with links to the original reviews where possible.
Have a great Christmas and New Year, folks!

30 THE BEAT
I Just Can’t Stop It
EDSEL

29 BILLY BRAGG & WILCO
Mermaid Avenue
NONESUCH

28 SIMPLE MINDS
5 x 5
EMI

27 MICHAEL CHAPMAN
Rainmaker
LIGHT IN THE ATTIC

26 VARIOUS ARTISTS
Make It Your Sound Make It Your Scene: Vanguard Records & The 1960s Musical Revolution
ACE

25 VARIOUS ARTISTS
Country Funk 1969-1975
LIGHT IN THE ATTIC

24 DR FEELGOOD
All Through The City (With Wilko 1974-1977)
EMI

23 SENSATIONS’ FIX
Music Is Painting In The Air
RVNG INTL

22 ALEX CHILTON
Free Again: The 1970 Sessions
ACE

21 DAVID BOWIE
The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars
EMI

20 PAUL & LINDA MCCARTNEY
Ram
CONCORD

19 PALACE MUSIC
Viva Last Blues
DOMINO

18 VARIOUS ARTISTS
Personal Space: Electronic Soul 1974-84
CHOCOLATE INDUSTRIES

17 VARIOUS ARTISTS
Drive OST
SONY CLASSICAL

16 AR KANE
Complete Singles Collection
ONE LITTLE INDIAN

15 TERRY RILEY
A Rainbow In Curved Air
ESOTERIC

14 REM
Document
EMI

13 RIDE
Going Blank Again
RIDE MUSIC

12 JERRY LEE LEWIS
A Whole Lotta Jerry Lee Lewis
SALVO

11 T.REX
Electric Warrior: Deluxe Edition
A&M

10 THE KINKS
The Kinks At The BBC
UNIVERSAL

9 PAUL SIMON
Graceland
SONY

8 ROXY MUSIC
The Complete Studio Recordings 1972-1982
VIRGIN

7 LEE HAZELWOOD
A House Safe For Tigers
LIGHT IN THE ATTIC

6 VAN DYKE PARKS
Song Cycle
BELLA UNION

5 STEVE MILLER BAND
Number 5
EDSEL

4 THE VELVET UNDERGROUND & NICO
The Velvet Underground & Nico
UNIVERSAL

3 BLUR
21
PARLOPHONE

2 MY BLOODY VALENTINE
Loveless
SONY

1 CAN
The Lost Tapes
MUTE

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