Way back in 1991 and 1992, respectively, Green Days first two albums,
1,039 and Kerplunk! were released on Lookout! Records, and both albums are
now set for reissue on Reprise Records coming up this December 19.
Kerplunk! appears just as it did back in 92, but 1,039 will duplicate a
set of extra content that was included on the discs previous 2004
re-release, which featured 20 minutes of live performance footage,
handwritten lyrics, a radio interview, and various posters. To really get
an idea of how far Green Day have come, consider that their 1994
major-label release has now sold 7.8 million copies in the U.S., while
Kerplunk! has only sold 699,000...