Each album is getting the deluxe treatment

The Kinks are to reissue seven of their albums this year.

The albums being re-issued first are 1964’s self-titled effort, ‘Kinda Kinks’ and ‘The Kink Kontroversy’, which both came out in 1965. They will be out on March 28.

Following this 1966’s ‘Face To Face’, 1967’s ‘Something Else’ 1969’s ‘Arthur (Or The Decline And Fall Of The British Empire)’ and 1971’s ’Muswell Hillbillies’ will follow on June 13.

Each of the albums will re-released as double CDs with added rarities, outtakes, demos, session tracks and in-depth liner notes.

In other Kinks news, frontman Ray Davies was recently confirmed to curate London’s Meltdown festival at the Southbank Centre from June 10–18.