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William Clarke---Blowin' Like Hell

Alligator 4788---15 Euros

1990 release with Alex Schultz, Zach Zunis, Rick Holmstrom and John Marx-guitar, Fred Kaplan, Steve F'Dor-piano, Willie Brinlee, John Young-bass, Eddie Clark-drums, with some horns.

Lightning Hopkina---The Gold Star Sessions Vol. 1

Arhoolie 330---20 Euros

His best stuff from the late 1940's

Lowell Fulson---My First Recordings

Arhoolie 443---20 Euros

Raw acoustic downhome recordings. Some of the most rural sounds he ever recorded.

Big Dez---Lazy Star

Big Dez 005---15 Euros

2011-11 tracks On this new CD Top French Blues Band Big Dez is going in a new direction, A bit more rockier than their other stuff. All songs are original Phil Fernandez(Big Dez) songs

Dirty Blues Band---Dirty Blues Band

Black Rose 174---15 Euros

The 1967 Bluesway LP digitally remastered with the 19 year old Rod Piazza on vocal and harmonica.

Anson Funderburgh & Sam Myers---That's What They Want

Black Top 1140---20 Euros

Anson-guitar, six string bass/Sammy-vocals,harmonica/Kevin McKendree- piano,B-3 organ/Jeff Sarli-upright bass/Wes Starr-drums.

Dave Myers---Yo Can't Do That

Black Top 1142---20 Euros

One of the Legends of Chicago Blues

Former Aces bassplayer Dave Myers with the help of some real top bluesmusicians

Kim Wilson-harmonica//Rusty Zinn-guitar//Steve Lucky-piano//Ronnie James-upright bass/Richard Innes-drums.

Mike Morgan & The Crawl---The Road

Black Top 1143---20 Euros

1998-11 tracks Mike Morgan-guitar/Lee McBee-vocals,harmonica/Johnny Bradley-bass/ Marc Wilson-drums.

Mike Morgan & The Crawl---I Like The Way You Work It

Black Top 1154---20 Euros

1999 13 tracks Mike Morgan-guitar/Lee McBee-vocals,harmonica/Willie J. Campbell-bass/ Johnny Bradley-bass/Riley Osborn-piano,organ/Richard Ennis-drums/ Shawn Pittman-guitar.

Snooky Pryor---Shake My Hand

Blind Pig 5050---15 Euros

Snooky was one of the very first to record what came to be known as the postwar Chicago blues sound. He is also credited as being a pioneer of the amplified harmonica.

Rod Piazza & The Mighty Flyers---Keepin It Real

Blind Pig 5088---15 Euros

2004 release, Rod Piazza-vocal,harmonica, Honey Piazza-piano, Henry Carvajal-guitar, Bill Stuve-upright bass, Paul Fasulo-drums.

Nick Moss---Privileged

Blue Bella 1014---20 Euros

There is more sides than one to Nick, this is the more rockier side

Christine Perfect---The Complete Blue Horizon Sessions

Blue Horizon 86971---15 Euros

The 1969 Album + 5 bonus tracks.

Various Artist---The Carlton Record Story

Cartlton 01---15 Euros

34 rare tracks & forgotten gems 1958-64: Big Al Downing(4x)Jesse Lee Turner(2x)The Galaxies(1x) Dwight Pullen(2x)Kenneth Rogers(2x)Jimmy Seals(1x)Gus Backus(1x) George Walker Jr.(1x)Jimmie Nabbie(1x)Bobby Brookes(1x)The Sparks(1x) Rick Palmer(2x)Jerry Palmer(1x)The Rondells(1x)Paul Evans(1x)Marie & Rex(1x) The Chantells(1x)Danny Peppermint(1x)Anita Bryant(1x)Gordon & Sue(1x) The Paramounts(1x)The No-Tornados(1x)The Royal Holidays(1x)The Con-Dons(1x) The Short-Cuts(1x)Chris Montez(1x)Rick Skylar(1x)

Amos Milburn---1947

Classics 5047---10 Euros

The Chronological-23 tracks

Big Jay McNeely---1951-1952

Classics 5058---10 Euros

Amos Milburn---1948-1949

Classics 5077---10 Euros

The Chronological-22 tracks

Earl Bostic---1952-1953

Classics 5093---10 Euros

The Chronological-21 tracks

Johnny Otis---1950

Classics 5102---10 Euros

The Chronological-25 tracks

Bill Samuels---1945-1947

Classics 5112---10 Euros

The Chronological-26 tracks

Amos Milburn---1950-1951

Classics 5117---10 Euros

The Chrnological-22 tracks

Billy Ward & His Dominoes---1950-1953

Classics 5120---10 Euros

The Chronological-24 tracks

Hank Ballard & Midnighters + The Royals---1952-1954

Classics 5132---10 Euros

The Chronological-24 tracks

Amos Milburn---1952-1953

Classics 5158---10 Euros

The Chronological-24 tracks

Johnny Otis---1951

Classics 5162---10 Euros

The Chronological-24 tracks

Johnny Winter---The Woodstock Experience

Columbia 48244---25 Euros

2-CD Limited Edition Set

The Complete Johnny Winter Woodstock Performance

& the original 1969 studio album in Lp replica packaging as bonus

John Mayall---Plays John Mayall

Decca 9841779---15 Euros

The 1965 first album Live At Klooks Kleek + 5 bonus tracks.

John Mayall---Live At The BBC

Decca 9844665---15 Euros

14 tracks recorded for the BBC between 1965 and 1975.

Roosevelt Sykes-Hard Drivin' Blues

Delmark 607---15 Euros

Recorded 1962+63 17 tracks, Roosevelt Sykes-vocal,piano/ Homesick James-bass,guitar.

Various Artists---Sweet Home Chicago

Delmark 618---15 Euros

The Blues Of Magic Sam/Luther Alliaon/Big Mojo/Eddie Shaw/ Louis Myers/Lucky Lopez.

Junior Wells---On Tap

Delmark 635---15 Euros

Junior Wells-vocals,harmonica/Sammy Lawhorn-guitar/Phil Guy-guitar/ Big Moose Walker-piano,organ/A.C. Reed-sax/Charles Miles-sax/ Herman Applewhite-bass/Roosevelt Shaw-drums.

J.B. Hutto---Slidewinder

Delmark 636---15 Euros

J.B. Hutto-vocals,slide guitar/Lee Jackson-guitar/ Elbert Buckner-drums/Bombay Carter-bass.

Little Walter---The Blues World Of

Delmark 648---15 Euros

track 1-8..Little Walter-vocal,harmonica,guitar/Muddy Waters-guitar/ Baby Face Leroy-vocal,drums/Jimmy Rogers-guitar. track 9-11..J.B. Lenoir-vocal,guitar/Sunnyland Slim-piano/Alfred Wallace-drums. track 12-13..Sunnyland Slim-vocal,piano/Robert Lockwood-guitar/Oliver Alcorn-sax/ Ernest Crawford-bass/Alfred Wallace-drums.

Yank Rachell-Chicago Style

Delmark 649---15 Euros

Yank rachell-vocals,mandolin/Floyd Jones-bass/Pete Crawford-guitar/ Odie Payne-drums.

Jesse Fortune---Fortune Tellin' Man

Delmark 658---15 Euros

Recorded 1992--Jesse Fortune-vocals/Dave Specter-guitar/Ken Saydak-piano,organ/ Mike McCurdy-bass/Mark Fornek-drums/John Brumbach-sax/Bob Dogan-piano.

Studebaker John---That's The Way You Do

Delmark 810---20 Euros

Maxwell Street Kings pay homage to the early days of Chicago. They Capture the spirit of that era when Chicago Blues was eaw, primal and oh so vital. Studebaker John-vocals,slide guitar,harp, Rick Kreher-guitar, Steve Cushing-drums.

Rod Piazza & The Mighty Flyers---ThrillVille

Delta Groove 118---20 Euros

The Mighty Flyers return to their roots with a tasty collection of classic Chicago Blues.

Elvin Bishop---Red Dog Speaks

Delta Groove 138---20 Euros

Elvin Bishop has been travelling the Blues road longer than most, and he's got the stories to prove it-many of wich are contained within the songs on this release.

Mitch Kashmar & The Pontiax---100 Miles To Go

Delta Groove 140---20 Euros

the 1988 original album + 2 bonus tracks recorded in 2010 by the original line-up.

Lynwood Slim & Igar Prado Band---Brazilian Kicks

Delta Groove 141---20 Euros

Prepare yourself to be Amazed, Lynwood with Top Brazil Blues musicians.

Rod Piazza & The All Mighty Flyers---Almighty Dollar

Delta Groove 147---20 Euros

Rod Piazza-vocals,harmonica/Honey Piazza-piano/Henry Carvajal-guitar/ Dave Kida-drums/ Guests: Johnny Dyer-vocals(2x)/Rusty Zinn-guitar/ Norm Gonzales-bass/Hank van Sickle-bass/Johnny Viau-tenor sax.

Duke Robillard---Living With The Blues

Dixiefrog 8527---20 Euros

2002 Recordings with Duke Robillard-vocals,guitars/Doug James-baritone sax/ Sax Gordon Beadle-tenor sax/Carl Querfurth-trombone/John Packer-bass/ Mark Texeira-drums/Bruce Katz-piano,hammond B-3.

Charley Patton---Vol. 3

Document 5011---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works December 1929 to February 1934

Blind Lemon Jefferson---Vol. 2

Document 5018---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 1927

Blind Lemon Jefferson---Vol. 3

Document 5019---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 1928

Blind Lemon Jefferson---Vol. 4

Document 5020---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 1929

Blind Blake---Vol. 1

Document 5024---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works July 1926 to October 1927

Big Bill Broonzy---Vol. 2

Document 5051---10 Euros

Recordings in Chronological order 9-2-1932 to 18-10-1934

Sonny Boy Williamson---Vol. 4

Document 5058---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 4-4-1941 to 2-7-1945

Various Artists---The Earliest Negro Vocal Quartets 1894-1928

Document 5061---10 Euros

1x Standard Quartette(1894) 5x Dinwiddie Colored Quartet(1902) 1x Male Quartette(1910) 2x Apollo Male Quartette(1912) 7x Polk Miller & His Old South Quartette(1909/10) 7x Old South Quartette(1928)

Cow Cow Davenport---Vol. 2

Document 5142---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 22-5-1929 to 1945

Ralph Willis---Vol. 2 + Leroy Dallas

Document 5257---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 1950/51-1953 Plus The Complete Leroy Dallas 1949-1962

Bumble Bee Slim---Vol. 3

Document 5263---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 26-11-1934 to 4-4-1935

Bumble Bee Slim---Vol. 4

Document 5264---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 4-4-1935 to 18-7-1935

Bumble Bee Slim---Vol. 5

Document 5265---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 18-7-1935 to 6-2-1936

Bumble Bee Slim---Vol. 6

Document 5266---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 7-2-1936 to 21-8-1936

Bumble Bee Slim---Vol. 7

Document 5267---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 21-8-1936 to 27-1-1937

Bumble Bee Slim---Vol. 8

Document 5268---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 27-1-1937 to 2-11-1951

Elkins-Payne Jubilee Singers

Document 5356---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 1923-1929

Various Artists---Felsted Rock And Roll

Felsted 85001---15 Euros

David Orrell-be my baby+you're the one/Lavern Stovall-left behind/ The Spacemen-blast off/Andy Anderson-johnny valentine/The Road Runners- road runnah/Charlie Gracie-makin whoopee+w-wow/Bobby Russell-theraven+she's gonna be sorry/ Electric Johnny-black eyes rock+johnny on his strings/Ritchie Hart-the great duane+i'm hypnotized/ The Jiv-A-Tones-flirty gertie+fire engine baby/Mickey Michaels-koffe shop rock/The Casuakteens- she's swingin/Tommy Payne-trouble and pain+i go ape/Teacho & His Students-rock-et/Gar Bacon- chains of love/Gordon Young-who's fooling who/Steve Schulte-too blue to cry/Teddy Bart-just enough/ Sonny Martin-rockabye baby/The Admiral Tones-hey hey pretty baby/Johnny Angel-lady of spain/ Vince Maloy-draggin all night+soda pop/Ray Duncan-day dreams/Nobles C. Darby-let me tell you bout love/ Bobby Wilson-and then it happened/The Trojans-make it up.

Elmore James---Let's Cut It

Flair 91800---20 Euros

Some of his best recordings Early & Raw.

Roosevelt Sykes---Blues By Roosevelt "The Honeydripper" Sykes

Folkways 40051---15 Euros

Originally Issued in 1961 as Folkways 3827

Freddie King---My Feeling For The Blues

Friday 1086---15 Euros

Reissue of the fantastic 1970 Cotillion album.

George "Wild Child" Butler---Greatest Hits

Fuel 3020619322---15 Euros

14 Jewels

Ronnie Earl---Peace Of Mind

Hepcat 0521---15 Euros

Reissue of the 1990 Black Top album plus 2 live bonus tracks.

Anson Funderburg & The Rockets---Sins

Hepcat 0522---15 Euros

Reissue of the 1987 Black Top album.

James Harman---Cards On The Table

Hepcat 0523---15 Euros

Reissue of the Black Top album.

James Harman---Black & White

Hepcat 0527---15 Euros

Reissue of the Black Top album.

Rick Holmstrom---Lookout

Hepcat 2388---15 Euros

Reissue of the 1995 Black Top album.

The Mighty Flyers---Radioactive Material+File Under Rock

Mason 56428---20 Euros

Two original albums from 1981+84 and for sure you have value for money.

The Mighty Flyers---Undercover

Mason 56429---20 Euros

The original 1988 album plus 5 bonus tracks live at the Manege, Ratingen.

Mr. B's Joybox Express Quartet---Live

Megawave 305---20 Euros

Mark Braun,Mr. B-piano,vocals/Brian Delaney-guitar/Carl Hildebrandt-bass/ Pete Siers-drums/Sam Slomovits-bones/Bob Seeley-piano.

Rick Holstrom-John Juke Logan-Stephen Hodges---Twist O Lettz

Mocombo 55007---20 Euros

These veterans cut it wild and raw live in the studio, Sending the blues and other like-minded music through other worldly filters.

John Mayall---Live From Austin Texas

New West 134---15 Euros

1993 Austin City Limits live recording with Coco Montoya Rick Cortes and Joe Yuele.

John Mayall---Turning Point

Polydor 823305---15 Euros

1969 The Mark-Almond-Thompson line up with his big hit Room To Move.

The McCoy Brothers---Vol. 2

RST Document 6020---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Work 2-4-1936 to 15-12-1944

Rev. F.W. McGee---Vol. 1

RST Document 6031---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 6-5-1927 to 4-2-1929

Rev. F.W. McGee---Vol. 2

RST Document 6032---10 Euros

Complete Recorded Works 6-2-1929 to 16-7-1930

Doug James & Sax Gordon---The Heavy Horns Of

Sax 01---20 Euros

The colloboration between Doug Mr Low James and Gordon Beadle (aka Sax Gordon) can blow your ears off. And with the help of Duke Robillard,Matt McCabe, Marty Ballou,Mark Teixera you know what a swingin & stompin honkin masterpiece you get

Big Joe & The Dynaflows---You Can't Keep A Big Man Down

Severn 0051---20 Euros

Big Joe Maher is among the finest drummers and vocalists on the scene today. He's shared the stage with Jimmy Witherspoon,Jimmy McCracklin, Bullmoose Jackson,Nappy Brown,Otis Rush,Earl King and many more.

Sugar Ray & The Bluetones---Evening

Severn 0052---20 Euros

2011-12 tracks: Sugar Ray Norcia-vocals,harmonica/ Monster Mike Welch-guitar/Neil Gouvin-drums/ Mudcat Wars-bass/Anthony Geraci-piano.

Sugar Ray & The Bluetones---Living Tear To Tear

Severn 0063---20 Euros

2014-12 tracks: Sugar Ray Norcia-vocals,harmonica/ Monster Mike Welch-guitar/Anthony Geraci-piano,hammond/ Michael Mudcat Ward-bass/Neil Gouvin-drums.

Rod Piazza---So Glad To Have The Blues

Sg 01---20 Euros

Reissue of one of the finest Murray Brothers albums.

Big Mojo Elem---Mojo Boogie

St. George 7703---20 Euros

1994-14 tracks of down home chicago blues. Big Mojo Elem-vocals,bass/Studebaker John-slide,lead,rhythm guitar,harmonica/ Jr. Kreher-Lead+rhythm guitar/Tuxedo Ron De War-tenor sax/Rokko Jans or Mark Brumback-piano/Twist Turner-drums.

Duke Robillard---Passport To The Blues

Stony Plain 1349---20 Euros

Passport to the Blues is a stone return to Duke's grittiest roots- dirty,gutty,house-rockin,shack shakin,finger-bustin, down in the bottom guitar blues.

Various Artists---Big Fat Rock & Roll

Super Calorie 1001---15 Euros

33 Blubberin'Boppers by:The Manhattan Rhythm Boys/Don Julian & The Meadowlarks/ Rusty McDonald & Maxwell Davis Band/Ray Gerdsen & The Yello-Jakets/King Perry/ Otis Redding/Bobby Hendricks/Chuck Higgins/Yochanan/Paul Kimble/Stomp Gordon/ Jackie Brenston/Little Freddy & Don/Bobby Freeman/Big Daddy & His Boys/ Sir Rich & The Spanking Club/Marvin & Johnny/Mamie Bradley & Gibson's Orchestra/ The Creepers/Carmen Taylor/The Valiants/Ronnie & Roy/Sugar Boy Crawford/Billy Bland/ Wynonie Harris/The Hawks/Jimmy Williams/The Emersons/Paul Ballenger & The Flares/ Fats Mizzell & The Big Boppers/Joe Tex/Eddy Clearwater/Redd Foxx & His Orchestra.

Hip Linkchain---Change My Blues

Teardrop 1006---20 Euros

From 1981-Excellent Chicago Blues. Hip-vocals,guitar/ Pinetop Perkins-piano/Rick Kirch-guitar/Right Hand Frank-bass.

Johnny Shines---with Big Walter Horton

Testament 5015---20 Euros

1966 Session Johnny Shines-vocal,guitar Walter Horton-harmonica, Otis Spann-piano, Lee Jackson-bass, Fred Below-drums. 1969 Session Johnny Shines-voval,guitar Walter Horton-harmonica, Luther Allison-guitar, Prince Candy-bass, Bill Brown-drums.

Too Slim & The Taildtaggers---The Fortune Teller

Underworld 0003---20 Euros

Modern dirty all-rockers Too Slim & The Taildraggers with a collection of true stories, personal feelings, observations and tall tales.