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New Bessie SmithAny Woman's Blues ... LP
Columbia, 1920s. Used 2LP Gatefold .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
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(70s pressing. Cover has tracklist stickers, masking tape on the seams, clear tape on the spine, and a small sticker.)

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New Amina Claudine MyersSalutes Bessie Smith ... LP
Leo (UK), 1980. Used .... Out Of Stock
A trio date – with Cecil McBee on bass and Jimmy Lovelace on drums and bells. Amina sings, plays piano and organ, and sounds way different than Bessie Smith. Titles include the great "African Blues". LP, Vinyl record album
(Original Leo pressing. Cover has a small bit of tape in one corner.)
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Alison CrockettMommy What's A Depression? ... CD
Crockett Gallery, 2013. New Copy .... $9.99 12.99
Maybe the strongest, boldest album we've ever heard from Alison Crockett so far – a record that has the singer bursting forth with a sense of power that really blows away her previous albums! The album's a great reminder of Crockett's place in the soul underground over the past decade or so – and the record's got an even tighter conception than we might have expected – proud words in the lyrics from Alison, supported by great backings from Teddy Crockett too – with a small group lineup that also includes piano from both Orrin Evans and Marc Cary. And although the original songs are very powerful, the album also features some stunning remakes of other work – by Syreeta, Eden Abez, and even Bessie Smith – but done in ways that completely transform the tunes, and instantly make them Alison's own. Ursula Rucker guests on a few tracks – and titles include "Gentrification", "Depression", "My Man's Gone Now", "Ima Hustla", "Trouble In The Lowlands", "The Old Country", "Come Back As A Flower", and "Sack Full Of Dreams". CD

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New VariousMontreux Blues Festival ... LP
Excello, 1972. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold .... $14.99
Includes performances by Jimmy Dawkins, Doctor Ross, Whispering Smith, Lightnin' Slim, and Bessie Griffin. LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a split top seam, a partially split bottom seam, some ringwear, and two small spots of clear tape.)

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New Oxford AmericanOxford American No 83 – 15th Annual Southern Music Issue (with 2 bonus CDs) ... Magazine
University Of Central Arkansas, 2013. New Copy Magazine & 2 CDs .... Out Of Stock
The 15th Annual Southern Music Issue of Oxford American – which we look forward to every winter – this one taking a deep look at the soul, country, blues and roots music of Tennessee! A great shot of Johnny Cash is on the cover – and the corresponding article is a wonderful one, written by his daughter Roseanne Cash – but as great as it is, the issue goes a lot deeper into the music of Tennessee, with pieces on the magic of Stax Records, southern soul hero OV Wright, blue-eyed country soul great Charlie Rich, a look at the beginnings of Memphis radio station WDIA (one of the first in the country to cater its programming to black listeners), Jim Dickinson on Blind Lemon, the gospel singing McCrary Sisters, Big Star, Dolly Parton, Bessie Smith and much more. Also includes a 2CD collection of incredible Tennessee and other points southern-styled music – with tracks by some of the above artists, plus Ann Peebles, Isaac Hayes, BB King, The Bo-Keys, Carl Perkins, Tennessee Ernie Ford, Connie Smith, Sleepy John Estes, Al Green and many more. 50 tracks!!! Magazine