Bob Seger Goes Digital On iTunes and Amazon
Bob Seger one of the last remaining big-name music acts to hold out from putting his songs on iTunes, is making his available on iTunes and Amazon.com.
On Tuesday, his two multiplatinum concert albums — “Live Bullet” and “Nine Tonight” – will be available for download.
“We’re finally doing it,” Seger told USA Today, adding that he will use iTunes to release material from his backlog of unreleased tracks.
“There’s just so much of that stuff,” he said. “I’d love people to finally hear it.”
A 24-hour exclusive to download a free six-song Bob Seger EP (featuring “Hollywood Nights and “Mainstreet”) as his classic rock hits arrive for the first time on iTunes.
The free download is available until 11:59 p.m. tonight (September 12, 2011).
Also making its iTunes debut is Early Seger Vol. 1, “a collection of tracks and previously unreleased fare from the early 1970s.”
Last week, Seger announced a new fall tour dates, including a kick off show Nov. 2 at Eastern Michigan University’s Convocation Center in Ypsilanti.
Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Sept. 24 at the EMU box office and through Ticketmaster.
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