Giveaway: Alex Chilton vinyl collections

Alex Chilton reissues
Two new compilations of Alex Chilton's music, 'Songs from Robin Hood Lane' and 'From Memphis to New Orleans' are now available, and if you enter below, you could win them on vinyl from The Current. (Courtesy Bar/None Records)

Alex Chilton's fantastic musical output extended far past his work with Big Star and the Box Tops.

Recently two new compilations of Alex Chilton's music in the 1980s were released: Songs From Robin Hood Lane focuses on his foray into jazz standards, while From Memphis to New Orleans highlights some of his best rock songs of that era. And while neither collection contains the kind of material that made Alex Chilton a legend from his work with Big Star and the Box Tops, each showcase the diverse and rich talent he brought to all his music, even when it was misunderstood or confusing at the time.

Tune in to Teenage Kicks, Saturday, March 23, as we celebrate all of Chilton's output, with an eye toward his quirky '80s output.

Alex Chilton Vinyl Giveaway

Use the form below between 4 p.m. Thursday, March 21, 2019 to 11:59 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, 2019 for a chance to win 2 LPs: Songs From Robin Hood Lane and From Memphis to New Orleans.

Retail value: $40.00

One (1) winner, selected at random, will be contacted by email by Monday, April 1, 2019. Three (3) back up names will be drawn

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    American rock band the Box Tops in London, 4th December 1969. (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images) (Keystone/Getty Images)