Blues

Yellow Sun Blues

Various Artist

Genre Blues Cat no. sunx7063

Limited Edition Numbered 180 Gram Translucent Blue

Story From My Heart And Soul - The 'Modern' Label Singles 1957-1962

BB King

Released 01/26/18 Label Wax Love Genre Blues Cat no. WLV 82023LP

This collection compiles many of the classic '50s and '60s sides that B.B. King recorded for the Los Angeles based label Modern. Mostly recorded in King's home base of Memphis, Tennessee ...

Catalyst

Willie Dixon

Released 01/12/18 Label Tuff City Genre Blues Cat no. NTILP7162

This long out of print album was originally released in 1973. It is a classic representation of the Chicago Blues sound post Chess Records featuring a who’s who of the best sidemen of the...

Bossa Nova And Blues

Freddy King

Released 01/12/18 Label Sundazed Genre Blues Cat no. LP-SUND-5364X

Limited Edition Splatter Vinyl.

Released 01/12/18 Label Sundazed Genre Blues Cat no. LP-SUND-5489

Black Vinyl.

Let's Hide Away and Dance Away With Fred

Freddy King

Released 01/12/18 Label Sundazed Genre Blues Cat no. LP-SUND-5364X

Colored vinyl.

Released 01/12/18 Label Sundazed Genre Blues Cat no. LP-SUND-5364

Freddie King scored his biggest hit with 1961's "Hide Away," which became his signature tune; it also became a standard for bluesy bar bands on both sides of the Atlantic, and a regular f...

Beats Like A Hammer: Early And Rare Tracks

BB King

Released 12/29/17 Label Jambalaya Genre Blues Cat no. JAM 13020LP

Beats Like A Hammer collects classic cuts from Riley "Blues Boy" King's late 1940s and 1950s output which is arguably his greatest period, and definitely his grittiest. This fantastic col...

A Celebration - Classic Sides 1934 - 1944

Leadbelly

Released 12/22/17 Label Jasmine Genre Blues Cat no. JSP 11003LP

Leadbelly remains an American musical icon. His style was both hardcore Country Blues and Songster / Folk tradition. This gives him that rare thing-a genre busting appeal even so many yea...

Southside Blues Jam

Junior Wells

Released 12/01/17 Label Delmark Records Genre Blues Cat no. DS-628

Follow-up to Hoodoo Man Blues, cut in 1969-1970 -- looser, with longer songs that afford more room to stretch out instrumentally. Buddy Guy returns on guitar; Otis Spann is the pianist, a...

Chicago Blue Festival 1985

Etta James

Released 12/01/17 Label Air Cuts Genre Blues Cat no. AC 8083LP

Etta James live at the Chicago Blues Festival, Grant Park on June 7th, 1985. Etta James needs no introduction to lovers of soul, blues, and R&B. Her long career began way back in the ...

Come Together

Gary Clark Jr and Junkie XL

Released 11/25/17 Label Warner Bros. Genre Blues Cat no. MS 563724

Black Friday 2017 Release.

Boogie Blues / In the Dark

Earl Peterson

Released 11/24/17 Label Third Man Records Genre Blues Cat no. TMR360

The label on this single hits the nail on the head — Michigan’s singing cowboy! Despite a very long 45-year career in country music as a promoter, radio station operator, artist and label...

Black Night Is Falling - Live at The Rising Sun Celebrity Jazz Club

John Lee Hooker

Released 11/24/17 Label Just A Memory Records Genre Blues Cat no. A 449152

Black Night Is Falling finds John Lee Hooker in fine voice and backed by a driving band composed of John Garcia on guitar, Steve Jones on bass, and Larry "Wild Man" Martin on drums, with ...

Memphis Jug Band

Memphis Jug Band

Released 11/22/17 Label YAZOO Genre Blues Cat no. 1067

180 gram vinyl.

The Rough Guide to Ragtime Blues

Various Artists

Released 11/17/17 Label World Music Network Genre Blues Cat no. CD-RGNET-1359

Made famous by the legendary Scott Joplin, ragtime developed in African-American communities throughout the southern part of the Midwest during the last decade of the nineteenth century a...

The Rough Guide to Hillbilly Blues

Various Artists

Released 11/17/17 Label World Music Network Genre Blues Cat no. LP-RGNET-1357

Includes download code.

Electric Mud

Muddy Waters

Released 11/17/17 Label Third Man Records Genre Blues Cat no. TMR485

Gatefold jacket in its original black-on-white color scheme, and a four-panel foldout poster.

Live in 1960

Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Released 11/17/17 Label ORG Music Genre Blues Cat no. 48276LP

Indie exclusive white colored vinyl.

New Orleans Piano

Professor Longhair

Released 11/17/17 Label 8th Records Genre Blues Cat no. ETH7225-LP

A blues pianist for much of his life, his sound underwent an innovative change during the 1940s, when he began to take in the sounds of Carribbean and Afro-Cuban music, and interpolated t...

Atlanta Twelve String

Blind Willie McTell

Released 11/17/17 Label 8th Records Genre Blues Cat no. ETH7224-LP

Considered one of the finest guitarists and vocalists of the era, noteworthy for his then unheard of usage of a 12-string guitar, artists and bands from The Allman Brothers to The White S...

Lowdown Memphis Harmonica Jam 1950-1955

V/A

Released 11/17/17 Label Nighthawk Records Genre Blues Cat no. LP-NH-103

With its rich history as a blues town of unusual depth and verve, Memphis has produced a significant crew of players and this knock out collection, focusing on mid-century Bluff City harp...

Lake Michigan Blues 1934-1941

V/A

Released 11/17/17 Label Nighthawk Records Genre Blues Cat no. LP-NH-105

The sixteen killer Depression-era blues tracks assembled here laid the foundation for Chicago’s volcanic post-war blues eruption, and each of these performances are as penetrating and vis...

Detroit Ghetto Blues 1948-1954

V/A

Released 11/17/17 Label Nighthawk Records Genre Blues Cat no. LP-NH-104

Although Detroit is usually associated with Jackie Wilson and Andre Williams’s R&B and sensational 60’s soul phenomenon Motown, the Motor City had a solid crew of straight-up bluesmen...

Mud In Your Ear

Muddy Waters

Released 11/15/17 Label Muse Records Genre Blues Cat no. 5008

Muddy Waters' album "Mud In Your Ear"

Beginnings 1960-1967

Johnny Winter

Released 11/03/17 Label Sunset Blvd Records Genre Blues Cat no. CD-SBR-7919

These sides were recorded between 1960 and 1967 for the Dart, KCRO, Frolic, Todd, Hall-Way, and Pacemaker labels -- in other words, virtually his entire recorded output prior to his Progr...

The Original King Bee

Slim Harpo

Released 11/03/17 Label Analogue Productions Genre Blues Cat no. A 80114 A

200 gram vinyl.

London Blues

Little Axe

Released 10/30/17 Label Echo Beach Genre Blues Cat no. EB 122LP

Includes CD

Blind Pig Records: 40th Anniversary Collection

Various Artists

Released 10/27/17 Label Blind Pig Genre Blues Cat no. BPR-85170-2

With 34 classic tracks on 2 CDs, the collection spans 40 years of blues history. This wide-ranging compilation, which boasts more than 2 hours of music, is a study in the genre, from curr...

Born In Chicago: The Best Of The Paul Butterfield Blues Band

The Paul Butterfield Blues Band

Released 10/27/17 Label Varese Sarabande Genre Blues Cat no. 3020674998

The Paul Butterfield Blues Band was one of the most important American bands of the 60s, featuring Paul Butterfield (harmonica/lead vocalist), Mike Bloomfield, and Elvin Bishop. Unlike th...

On Tour

Queen Ida

Released 10/25/17 Label GNP Crescendo Genre Blues Cat no. 2147LP

A fun live recording, complete with intros and comments to the audience by Queen Ida and her brother, "Al Rapone" Lewis (also of the group Zydeco Express). Zydeco--uptempo, crowd-pleasing...

Bluesin’ by the Bayou - Ain’t Broke, Ain’t Hungry

Various

Released 10/25/17 Label Ace Genre Blues Cat no. cdchd1506

The 18th in the series of Bayou releases, Ain’t Broke, Ain’t Hungry is the fourth volume of Bluesin’. Returning to South Louisiana for another helping of the blues, this 28-tracker includ...

Wolf Is At Your Door

Howlin' Wolf

Released 10/13/17 Label Wax Time Genre Blues Cat no. 772197LP

The Wolf Is at Your Door is a sizeable chunk of Howlin' Wolf's Sun sessions -- a diverse slate of music recorded over the span of 11 months. Seven of these songs (including the legendary ...

Lucille

Released 10/13/17 Label ABC Records Genre Blues Cat no. 700116LP

A late '60s set, with a more minimalist production than he'd employ with the beefier arrangements of the "Thrill Is Gone" era. Brass and stinging guitar plays a part on all of the songs, ...

At the Monterey Jazz Festival

Jimmy Witherspoon

Released 10/13/17 Label Vinyl Lovers Genre Blues Cat no. 6785489LP

Includes two bonus tracks.

Keep It To Ourselves

Sonny Boy Williamson

Released 10/06/17 Label Analogue Productions Genre Blues Cat no. A 80364 A

2 LP, 200 Gram

I Am The Blues

Willie Dixon

Released 10/04/17 Label Music On Vinyl Genre Blues Cat no. MOVN6953038LP

180gm vinyl reissue from this genius of the blues. willie dixon is best known as a songwriter, composer, arranger, producer, and session player for chicago's chess records, but he also re...

Rollin’ Stone / Walkin’ Blues

Muddy Waters

Released 09/29/17 Label Third Man Genre Blues Cat no. TMR468

With 3 never-before-reissued Muddy Waters singles. 2 of the 3 singles have only been issued on 10" shellacs, and this will be their first time on an authorized 7". Now housed in a re-imag...

Manish Boy / Young Fashioned Ways

Muddy Waters

Released 09/29/17 Label Third Man Genre Blues Cat no. TMR470

With 3 never-before-reissued Muddy Waters singles. 2 of the 3 singles have only been issued on 10" shellacs, and this will be their first time on an authorized 7". Now housed in a re-imag...

She’s All Right / Sad, Sad Day

Muddy Waters

Released 09/29/17 Label Third Man Genre Blues Cat no. TMR469

With 3 never-before-reissued Muddy Waters singles. 2 of the 3 singles have only been issued on 10" shellacs, and this will be their first time on an authorized 7". Now housed in a re-imag...

Worried Blues

David Honeyboy Edwards

Released 09/22/17 Label Fat Possum Genre Blues Cat no. FP16001

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Worried Blues

Skip James

Released 09/22/17 Label Fat Possum Genre Blues Cat no. FP15951

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Worried Blues

Reverend Robert Wilkins

Released 09/22/17 Label Fat Possum Genre Blues Cat no. FP16031

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Worried Blues

Reverend Gary Davis

Released 09/22/17 Label Fat Possum Genre Blues Cat no. FP16021

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Worried Blues

Rl Burnside

Released 09/22/17 Label Fat Possum Genre Blues Cat no. FP15971

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Worried Blues

Little Brother Montgomery

Released 09/22/17 Label Fat Possum Genre Blues Cat no. FP16041

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Worried Blues

Mississippi John Hurt

Released 09/22/17 Label Fat Possum Genre Blues Cat no. FP15981

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Worried Blues

Houston Stackhouse

Released 09/22/17 Label Fat Possum Genre Blues Cat no. FP16011

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Worried Blues

Furry Lewis

Released 09/22/17 Label Fat Possum Genre Blues Cat no. FP15991

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