4 CD / Boulevard / 2015-12-11Tracks: Little Mama Boogie (Big Mama Jump); Cross Country Blues - Frankie Lee Sims; Hobo - J.D. Edwards; Hole in the Wall - L.C. Williams; Rock Island Blues - Leroy Ervin; Alley Special - Wright Holmes; Quin...
Artists: Various Artists
Photographer: Dennis Lewis.
Searching for a blues collection that covers a lot of ground? You might want to opt for Down Home Blues Classics, a 100-track post-WWII anthology released in 2004 by...continue...
4 CD / Rhythm & Blues / 2015-12-11Tracks: Happy Wanderer - The Stargazers; Leaning on a Lamppost - George Formby; Harry Lime (Third Man Theme) - Anton Karas; Cheek to Cheek - Fred Astaire; Pink Champagne - Lionel Hampton; When the Saints Go ...
Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-12-10Artists: Sonny Crow
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-12-09Artists: Bobby Weinapple
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-12-08Artists: Adams Robinson Project
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-12-07Artists: Mike Quick and the Soul Power Band
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-12-05Artists: Harrison Street
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-12-04Artists: Rooster Alley
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-12-04Artists: Sterling Koch
1 CD / Hoo Doo Records / 2015-12-04Artists: Big Joe Turner (Modern Blues)/Big Joe Turner
1 CD / Soul Jam / 2015-12-04Artists: John Lee Hooker
Solo Performer: John Lee Hooker (vocals, guitar).
Producer: Bill Grauer.
Reissue producer: Orrin Keepnews
Recorded at United Recorders, Detroit, Michigan on April 20, 1959. Includ...continue...
10 CD / Documents / 2015-12-04Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / / 2015-12-04Artists: Andrew Winton
3 CD / Rockbeat Records / 2015-12-04Tracks: Crazy Blues - Mamie Smith & Her Jazz Hounds; Rambler Blues - Blind Lemon Jefferson; Levee Camp Moan Blues - Texas Alexander; Bull Doze Blues - Henry Thomas; Too Tight Blues No. 2 - Blind Blake; Big R...
Artists: Various Artists
Several performances have been newly recorded for the AMERICAN ROOTS MUSIC series. Also includes a 56-page booklet with photos, an American Roots Music "timeline" as well as extensive track-by-track a...continue...
2 CD / Rockbeat Records / 2015-12-04Tracks: Rollin' and Tumblin' Pt. 1; Rollin' Stone; Mannish Boy; I'm Ready; Got My Mojo Working; I Can't Be Satisfied; (I'm Your) Hoochie Coochie Man; Honey Bee; I Just Want to Make Love to You; Louisiana Blu...
Artists: Muddy Waters
Personnel: Muddy Waters (vocals)....continue...
1 CD / Ace (Label) / 2015-12-04Tracks: Catfish Blues (aka Fishin' After Me) [Alternate Version]; Be Careful Baby; Growing Old [Take 2]; I Gotta Find My Baby [Take 8, 1960s Version]; Long Nights (The Feeling They Call the Blues) [Take 4]; ...
Artists: B.B. King
Liner Note Author: Dick Shurman.
The title of Ace's 2016 compilation Here's One You Didn't Know About: From the RPM & Kent Vaults is no lie. This set rounds up 25 alternate takes of songs B.B. ...continue...
1 CD / Ace (Label) / 2015-12-04Artists: Various Artists
2 CD / BGO / 2015-12-04Artists: Taj Mahal
BGO's 2015 double-disc set pairs three late-'70s albums from Taj Mahal: Brothers and Music Fuh Ya' (Musica Para Tu), both from 1977, and 1978's Evolution (The Most Recent). These are three of Taj Maha...continue...
1 CD / Real Gone Music / 2015-12-04Tracks: Linda; Shape I'm In, The; Mean Blues (Sic); String-a-Long; Here Comes Charlie (With His Dancing Shoes On); Teenage Love Affair; Jenny Lee; Don't Go Please Stay; You Made a Hit; Take a Look Around Mrs...
Artists: Jeremy Spencer
Personnel: Jeremy Spencer (vocals, guitar, slide guitar, piano); Stephen Gregory , Steve Gregory (saxophone).
Liner Note Author: Richie Unterberger.
Spencer's rare solo debut is almost s...continue...
1 CD / Gonzo / 2015-12-04Artists: John Lee Hooker
Personnel includes: John Lee Hooker, Lowell Fulson, Carey Bell.
Recorded in Paris, France in 1969. Includes liner notes by Chris Smith....continue...
1 CD / Gonzo / 2015-12-04Artists: Alexis Korner
Korner working acoustically in the company of another guitarist (who plays electric) and bassist in Paris in 1993. The crowd is largely folkie restrained as Korner delivers a laid-back performance of ...continue...
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-12-03Artists: Kim Lembo
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-12-01Artists: 4Some Blues
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-11-27Artists: Murray Kinsley
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-11-27Artists: Jimmy Adler
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-11-27Artists: Slim Bawb & the Fabulous Stumpgrinders
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-11-27Artists: Hurricane Ruth Lamaster
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-11-27Tracks: Full Grown; Oliver Sain's 3 A.M. Soul Serenade; Bring Your Troubles to the City; Just Like That; Natural Remedies; Come Tru; Right Thru Me; Turnin' Around; Times, The; There Ain't But the One Way; Sh...
Artists: Al Holliday
Personnel: Al Holliday (vocals, guitar, piano, organ); Josiah Joyce (vocals, guitar); Emily Wallace, Miss Molly Simms, Caleb Klingler (vocals); Zac Minor (tenor saxophone); Derick Tramel (baritone sax...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-11-27Artists: Jefferson Goncalves
1 CD / / 2015-11-27Artists: Claudette Soares
3 CD / Not Now Music / 2015-11-27Artists: Howlin' Wolf
1 CD / Hallmark / 2015-11-27Artists: Blind Lemon Jefferson
1 CD / Vizztone / 2015-11-27Tracks: Behind the Curtain; I'm Her Man; Love If You Want It; Triple Lindig; Moment, The; Can't Run From Love; Get Me Back to Texas; This I Know; Tall Pretty Baby; Here She Comes; Wild Ride; Tell Me Do You L...
Artists: John Del Toro Richardson
Personnel: John Del Toro Richardson (vocals, guitar); John Mills , Mark "Kaz" Kazanoff, Adalberto Gomez (horns); Nick Connolly (piano, organ); Nathan Rowe (upright bass, electric bass); Wes Starr (dru...continue...
1 CD / Music Access / 2015-11-27Tracks: Roll It Roll It; We Ride; At the Spot; Slow Motion; 8 Days; What Kind of Love; Happy; Coolest, The; Just Be Mine Tonight; Roll It Roll It [Club Mix]
Artists: Gentry Jones (G.J.S.)
Personnel: Eugenia Ms Geni Fallie (vocals); Tony Gentry (guitar); Danny Williams (keyboards); Randy Goodlow (drums).
Recording information: Young Avenue Sound....continue...
4 CD / Omnivore / 2015-11-27Tracks: Someday; Let Me Love You; Sock Boo Ga Loo; Much Too Much; Gotta Have Money; Camel Walk; Wake Up; Things That I Used to Do, The; Let It All Hang Out; Just Be Yourself; Done Got Good to Me, Pt. 1; Chic...
Artists: Bobby Rush
Liner Note Authors: David Porter; Denise LaSalle; Elvin Bishop; Cary Baker; Benjamin Wright; Al Bell; Leon Huff ; Mavis Staples; Tommy Couch, Jr.; Bill Dahl; Bobby Rush.
Bobby Rush scored just ...continue...
1 CD / Gonzo / 2015-11-27Artists: Freddie King
Personnel: Freddie King (vocals, guitar); Don Preston (guitar); Leon Russell (piano); John Gallie (organ); Carl Radle, Donald "Duck" Dunn (bass); Chuck Blackwell, Jim Gordon, Al Jackson (drums).
1 CD / Gonzo / 2015-11-27Artists: Alexis Korner
Personnel: Alexis Korner (vocals, guitar); Colin Hodgkinson (bass, background vocals).
Recorded at La Chapelle des Lombards, France in 1980.
He may have been the godfather of the British...continue...
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-11-24Artists: Morry Sochat & the Special 20s
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-11-23Artists: Big Al Jano's Blues Mafia Show
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-11-22Artists: Nikki James
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-11-21Artists: James O'Neill & the Silver Shadows
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-11-21Artists: Cat Myles and the Possessions
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-11-20Artists: Jason Cloud and the Max
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-11-20Tracks: One Link of Chain; Bring It Home; I'm Shakin'; Who Will the Next Fool Be; Life Is Changing; She Knows How to Love Me; In the Numbers; Hard Times (No One Knows Better Than I); Finally It's Spring; Thr...
Artists: Ron Sunshine
Personnel: Ron Sunshine (vocals, harmonica, tambourine); Matt Hong (alto saxophone); Dan Block (tenor saxophone); Carl Maraghi (baritone saxophone); Brian Pareschi (trumpet); Neal Caine (acoustic bass...continue...
1 CD / Audio & Video Labs, Inc. / 2015-11-20Artists: Pinetop Perkins
1 CD / Essential Media / 2015-11-20Artists: Johnny "Big Moose" Walker
1 CD / Memphis International / 2015-11-20Artists: James Luther Dickinson/North Mississippi Allstars
Despite Memphis music enigma Jim Dickinson's long, winding, illustrious, and infamous musical career as a musician and producer, he never released a live in Memphis album. Until now that is. I'm Just ...continue...
1 CD / Out of the Past / 2015-11-20Tracks: Another Friend Like Me; Aberdeen, Mississippi Blues; Elder Green Is Gone; Oh, Lord, Search My Heart; Little Sadie; Roustabout; This Old Hammer; Viola Lee Blues; Me & My Uncle; Pretty Flamingo
Artists: Steve Howell & the Mighty Men
Personnel: Steve Howell (vocals, acoustic guitar, electric guitar); Chris Michaels (electric guitar); Dave Hoffpaur (drums).
Audio Mixer: Jason Weinheimer.
Recording information: Fellows...continue...
1 DVD Video / Delta Moon / 2015-11-20Artists: Bob Malone
1 CD / Light in the Attic Records / 2015-11-20Tracks: Shades; This Town; Child; Stone Cold Blues; Little War; Them Girls; Fort Worth; Hands; Mannford, Oklahoma; Summer Night; Moochie Ladeux [*] [Previously Unreleased] - (previously unreleased); Lone Ran...
Artists: Lee Hazlewood
Audio Remasterers: Elysian Masters; Dave Cooley.
Liner Note Author: Hunter Lea.
Recording information: United Recorders, Los Angeles, CA.
MGM Records expected Lee Hazlewood to dup...continue...