According to, “Mother Love Bone: On Earth As It Is”, a reissue set of works from Seattle rock band MOTHER LOVE BONE, debuts on five charts dated November 26, including Top Rock Albums, where it bows at No. 28 with 3,000 copies sold. The collection was made available on November 4 through UMC (via Stardog Records).
“Mother Love Bone: On Earth As It Is” also opens at Nos. 10 and 17, respectively, on Hard Rock Albums and Alternative Albums, plus No. 19 on Internet Albums after moving 2,000 copies digitally. Its best rank is on the Vinyl Albums chart, where it starts at No. 5 with 1,000 vinyl copies sold.
“Mother Love Bone: On Earth As It Is” was made available in both a vinyl and CD/DVD set.
The 3-CD-and-1-DVD set includes:
* “Apple” and “Shine” on one disc — remastered for the first time by Ed Brooks at RFI Mastering
* Over 20 recordings that include rare B-sides, demos, alternate versions, and unreleased songs, including Andrew Wood’s demo recording of “Chloe Dancer” and a live version of “Stardog Champion” featuring Chris Cornell and PEARL JAM.
* “Love Bone Earth Affair” DVD — available for the first time on DVD and including bonus features of rare unseen live MOTHER LOVE BONE performances and more
* 24-page booklet with lyrics, credits and photos