All Categories — All Formats




Items/page
CDs (16) new/usedLPs (47) new/used7-Inch (4 used)All (67)* Search:

Argo (label)

 

Sort by
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Lorez AlexandriaFor Swingers Only ... CD
Argo/Dusty Groove, 1963. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
One of the greatest albums ever from Lorez Alexandria – an ultra-hip singer who recorded for Impulse and King, but who sounds especially wonderful on this rare date for Chess Records! The album's got a groove that definitely lives up to its title – a jazzy, bouncy sort of rhythm that's ... (Vocalists) read more CD
(Out of print Dusty Groove pressing.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Barber/Ives/Copland/Cowell/CrestonAdagio For Strings/Symphony No 3/Quiet City/Hymn & Fuguing Tune No 10/Rumor – Celia Nicklin/Michael Laird/Neville Marriner/Academy Of St Ma ... LP
Argo (UK), 1976. Near Mint- ... $6.99
(Classical) LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Kenny BurrellNight At The Vanguard ... LP
Argo, 1959. Used ... Out Of Stock
A hip live date from Kenny Burrell – recorded with a trio that includes Richard Davis on bass and Roy Haynes on drums – both of whom help Kenny find a groove that's a bit lighter and more fluid than usual! The rhythms here are quite gentle, almost spare at times – and always ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Cadet stereo pressing, with deep groove. Side 2 has a mark that clicks on track one. Cover has some wear and a few stains, with a name in pen on the back.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
DellsGood-Bye Mary Ann/After You ... 7-inch
Argo, Early/Mid 60s. Very Good+ ... $6.99
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Labels have some pen and a small sticker.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Lou DonaldsonCole Slaw ... LP
Argo, 1964. Very Good+ ... $4.99
Poppa Lou in a straight soul jazz format, recorded in the mid 60's, between his two stints for Blue Note. He's playing here with his solid combo that includes Herman Foster on piano, and they're backed up by Ray Baretto on conga, for a nice rolling groove. Tracks include "Soul Gumbo", ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Cadet pressing. Cover has a cut corner.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Art FarmerOut Of The Past ... CD
GRP/Argo, 1960/1961. Used ... $11.99
A great CD that combines most of the material on Art's two albums for Argo – Art (1960) and Perception (1961). Art is a beautiful album of understated brilliance – one of Farmer's early shifts into the sublime, an easily blown batch of trumpet tracks played with trio backing by Tommy ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Art FarmerPerception ... CD
Argo/Universal (Japan), 1961. New Copy ... $9.99
An amazingly beautiful set of tracks from Art Farmer – playing here with superb accompaniment from a young Harold Mabern on piano, in a laidback quartet format that really lets Art open up! Art's playing is fresh and creative throughout – never too over the top, and always blown with ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Art Farmer & Benny Golson JazztetBig City Sounds ... LP
Argo, 1960. Sealed ... $14.99
Massively soulful, massively stepping – and one of the greatest albums ever from the team of Art Farmer and Benny Golson! The record sparkles with an amazing edge – rhythm totally in place from the trio of Cedar Walton, Tommy Williams, and Albert Heath – and horns braced over the ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Recent 180 gram pressing on Waxtime.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Michael GarrickHome Stretch Blues ... CD
Argo/Vocalion (UK), 1972. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A brilliant little record from the legendary team of Michael Garrick and Norma Winstone – easily one of their most striking albums ever, and hardly the "blues" set you might guess from the title! Winstone's vocals are very firmly woven into the group's sound here – and most ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Michael GarrickTroppo ... CD
Argo/Vocalion (UK), 1974. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
A landmark album from pianist Michael Garrick – one of the sublime recordings he made with vocalist Norma Winstone in the late 60s and early 70s! Garrick's approach is really unique – a flowing, almost modal approach that spirals out in a joyously dancing groove – not nearly as ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Michael Garrick (Garrick's Fairground)Mr Smith's Apocalypse/Epiphany ... CD
Argo/Vocalion (UK), 1971. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
One of the trippiest albums ever recorded by British pianist Michael Garrick – a set done with his Garrick's Fairground group – at a level that's almost a wilder abstraction of some of the other work he'd done at the end of the 60s! The album's an extended suite of shorter tracks ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Don GoldieTrumpet Caliente ... LP
Argo, 1962. Used ... Out Of Stock
Easily our favorite album ever from trumpeter Don Goldie – a record that really steps past his other sides, thanks to an excellent group! Players on the album are soul jazz heavyweights all the way through – with Leo Wright on alto and flute, Patti Brown on piano, Ben Tucker on bass, ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Grey label Argo pressing with deep groove. Cover has a cutout hole. Vinyl has a click on a couple of tracks.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Bunky GreenTestifyin' Time ... LP
Argo, 1965. Very Good- ... $19.99
A really great little record – and one that goes way past the hokey soul jazz reference you might guess from the title! Bunky Green's definitely "testifyin" on the set – but he's really moving past 60s soul jazz cliches, and never falling into some of the too-gospelly notes ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Argo pressing.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Al GreyHaving A Ball ... LP
Argo, 1963. Used ... Out Of Stock
Although he's made many snoozy records in his time, the early Al Grey albums for Argo are pretty hard swingin', and have a lot of nice surprises. This one's got a very young Bobby Hutcherson on vibes, and the great Dave Burns on trumpet. Tracks are short, with a hard swingin' groove that's still ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Beige label Argo pressing, with deep groove.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Jimmy GrissomWorld Of Trouble/Mean And Evil Woman Blues ... 7-inch
Argo, 1963. Very Good ... $4.99
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Shakey HortonSoul Of Blues Harmonica ... LP
Argo, 1964. Near Mint- ... $28.99
With a record like this, it's clear that Shakey Horton's the soul of blues harmonica – if not the king as well! The album's filled with wonderful instrumentals that really focus Horton's talents strongly – not used just as flavoring or an occasional solo to spice up a tune – but ... (Blues) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Promo copy – in great shape!)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Shakey HortonSoul Of Blues Harmonica (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Argo (Japan), 1964. New Copy ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
With a record like this, it's clear that Shakey Horton's the soul of blues harmonica – if not the king as well! The album's filled with wonderful instrumentals that really focus Horton's talents strongly – not used just as flavoring or an occasional solo to spice up a tune – but ... (Blues) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Chubby JacksonChubby's Back ... LP
Argo, 1957. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
With a name like Chubby, the set ought to be a snoozer – but it swings nicely, thanks to some strong bass work by Jackson! The group's a Chicago ensemble, featuring lesser-known players of the 50s – like Vito Price, Cy Touff, Don Lamond, and Jimmy Gourley – plus trombone by Bill ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Gold label stereo pressing. Cover has a split bottom seam & some light wear.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Illinois JacquetMessage ... LP
Argo, 1963. Near Mint- ... $7.99
A really hard groover from Illinois Jacquet's later years on Chess – a solidly smoking session that features plenty of organ and guitar! There's a gutbuckety groove here that's a lot like some of Willis Jackson's best work on Prestige at the time – a style that's based around the ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(80s pressing. Cover has a cut corner and a small sticker.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Ahmad JamalAhmad Jamal – The Ahmad Jamal Trio Volume IV ... LP
Argo, 1958. Very Good- ... $1.99
Magical early work from Ahmad Jamal – a scintillating blend of piano, percussion, and bass – with a sound that was incredibly fresh at the time, and which still sounds pretty much so to our ears! The album crackles with imagination and rhythm – really hitting on all burners ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Argo pressing with deep groove. Cover has light wear, a split bottom seam, some splitting and tape on the top seam, and a couple of light stains on the back.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Ahmad JamalAhmad Jamal's Alhambra ... LP
Argo, 1961. Very Good+ ... $11.99
Not just a wonderful record for the music, but also for the classic cover image too – a photo of Ahmad Jamal's righteous night club The Alhambra – an Eastern-themed spot on Chicago's Michigan Ave, where Jamal made some incredible music for a few short years! Jamal was one of the few ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label pressing with deep groove.)
Also available Ahmad Jamal's Alhambra (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD 18.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Ahmad JamalAhmad Jamal's Alhambra (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Argo/Universal (Japan), 1961. Used ... $18.99
Not just a wonderful record for the music, but also for the classic cover image too – a photo of Ahmad Jamal's righteous night club The Alhambra – an Eastern-themed spot on Chicago's Michigan Ave, where Jamal made some incredible music for a few short years! Jamal was one of the few ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Ahmad Jamal's Alhambra ... LP 11.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Ahmad JamalAll Of You ... LP
Argo, 1961. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A live set – one of many fine ones that Jamal recorded for Argo during the early 60s – recorded at his own Alhambra Club in Chicago, with the classic trio that included Israel Crosby on bass and Vernell Fournier on drums. Tracks are light and lively – and very Jamal – and ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Gray label Argo pressing.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Ahmad JamalBut Not For Me – Ahmad Jamal Trio At The Pershing ... CD
Argo/Chess, 1958. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Groundbreaking work from the legendary Ahmad Jamal – not just in his own career, but in live jazz in general! The album's a classic recording of Jamal's trio with Israel Crosby on bass and Vernell Fournier on drums – captured at the Pershing Lounge on the south side of Chicago, where ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print. Booklet has a small crease.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Ahmad JamalBut Not For Me – Ahmad Jamal Trio At The Pershing ... LP
Argo, 1958. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Groundbreaking work from the legendary Ahmad Jamal – not just in his own career, but in live jazz in general! The album's a classic recording of Jamal's trio with Israel Crosby on bass and Vernell Fournier on drums – captured at the Pershing Lounge on the south side of Chicago, where ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Argo pressing, with deep groove. Side 2 has marks that click on tracks two and three. Cover has some splitting on the bottom seam and a couple of light stains.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Ahmad JamalChamber Music Of The New Jazz ... CD
Verve/Argo, 1955. Used ... $14.99
Beautiful work from Jamal's early Chicago years – and a perfectly titled set that really gets at the differences he made in modern jazz! The tunes are wonderfully fluid, soulful, and swinging – but not in the gutbuckety style of other trios of the time, more in a lightly modern style ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Ahmad JamalChamber Music Of The New Jazz (green cover) ... LP
Argo, Late 50s. Used ... Out Of Stock
Beautiful work from Jamal's early Chicago years – and a perfectly titled set that really gets at the differences he made in modern jazz! The tunes are wonderfully fluid, soulful, and swinging – but not in the gutbuckety style of other trios of the time, more in a lightly modern style ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label pressing.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Ahmad JamalHappy Moods ... LP
Argo, 1960. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A sprightly set from the Ahmad Jamal Trio – but also a record that's not as brightly colored as you might guess from the title, thanks to a nice undercurrent of darkness in the mix! Jamal's piano work is often nicely punctuated – perhaps living up to the "happy moods" ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Argo pressing. Cover has light wear.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Ahmad JamalJamal At The Pershing Vol 2 ... LP
Argo, 1958. Very Good+ ... $9.99
The part 2 to Jamal's classic Pershing set – But Not For Me – featuring more material from the same date, one of the most successful live piano recordings of the time! Jamal is quite at home in the setting – grooving with his trio of Israel Crosby on bass and Vernell Fournier on ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Dark blue label Argo pressing.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Ahmad JamalMacanudo ... LP
Argo, 1963. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
One of Ahmad's best albums ever – a Latin-ized set of tracks done with arrangements by Richard Evans, who really knows how to make the set groove! Ahmad's flowing piano lines come into play with lots of tight percussion and big band backing – in a way that never dampens his spirit, and ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Cadet pressing. Cover has light wear, a slightly bent corner and a cutout hole.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Ahmad JamalPoinciana ... LP
Argo, Early 60s. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
The tune "Poinciana" must have been written by Jamal – as the lyrical flowing style of the song is perfect for his deeply soulful piano style. It wasn't, though – although this recording of the tune has made it one of the biggest in Jamal's book from the time, a perpetual ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label pressing in a black & white cover.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Etta JamesEtta James Rocks The House (colored vinyl – with bonus tracks) ... LP
Argo/Jackpot, 1964. New Copy (reissue)... Out Of Stock
Searing stuff – easily one of Etta James' greatest albums! The set is a non-stop jam, recorded live at the New Era Club in Nashville before a small and screaming crowd – a perfect performance all the way through, one that showcases Etta as she rarely sounded on vinyl during the 1960s. ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(On blue colored vinyl.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Budd JohnsonFrench Cookin' ... LP
Argo, 1963. Very Good ... $19.99
Groovy little record that has this funky tenor giant playing a bunch of tracks with a Frenchy feel to them. Budd's joined by Hank Jones on piano, plus Kenny Burrell on guitar, and a nice Latin rhythm section that includes Joe Venuto on vibes and marimba and Willie Rodriguez on percussion. The ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Argo pressing with deep groove. Cover & labels have a drillhole. Cover has some light wear.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Budd JohnsonOff The Wall ... LP
Argo, 1964. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A great little album from tenor legend Budd Johnson – and a record that nicely updates his sound by pairing him with a hip 60s-styled group! The album's got a jaunty feel that's like the best soul jazz sessions on Impulse at the time – taking Budd's tenor and placing it next to trumpet ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label pressing in a black & white cover. NOTE: top 3 inches of cover have staining & waviness.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Ramsey LewisBarefoot Sunday Blues ... LP
Argo, 1963. Used ... Out Of Stock
One of the strongest early albums by the Ramsey Lewis Trio – especially because it features some great original material! The group – with the usual Redd Holt and Eldee Young lineup – is augmented by Chris White on a few tracks, who plays bass while Young switches to cello, an ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Grey label Argo pressing. Cover has a name in marker on back.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Ramsey LewisHello, Cello!/Blues For The Night Owl ... 7-inch
Argo, 1961. Very Good ... $1.99
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Brown label pressing. Label has remnants of a sticker.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Ramsey LewisHour With The Ramsey Lewis Trio ... LP
Argo, 1959. Very Good+ ... $6.99
Quite a rare thing for a jazz album of the time – nearly 60 minutes of music on one disc, something that was almost unheard-of in the days of 30 minute sessions! As the notes explain, the whole thing sounded so good that the engineer let the tape run more than he might in a usual set – ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Cadet pressing with deep groove.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Ramsey LewisNever On Sunday ... LP
Argo, 1961. Very Good- ... $2.99
Simple genius from the classic Ramsey Lewis Trio – Ramsey on piano, Eldee Young on bass, and Red Holt on drums! The tunes are a strong mix of originals, standards, and some nice bits from odd sources – all arranged by Ramsey and crew to make strong use of their well-styled blend of ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Gray label Argo pressing, with deep groove. Cover has some wear, a sticker, some splitting on the top and bottom seams, a couple of stains on the front, and light staining on the back.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Ramsey LewisRamsey Lewis & The Gentlemen Of Jazz Volume 2 ... LP
Argo, 1958. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Ramsey and the trio are on the front in tuxedoes, top hats, and tails – but the overall sound of the record is much more in keeping with their soul jazz grooves of the late 50s – not necessarily gentlemanly, but with a worldly appreciation for a variety of styles of music, and perhaps a ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Argo pressing.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Ramsey LewisRamsey Lewis Trio In Chicago ... LP
Argo, 1960. Used ... Out Of Stock
Pretty tasty early stuff from Ramsey Lewis – recorded during the height of his early local fame, working with the first trio that included Eldee Young and Redd Holt, recorded live at the Blue Note niteclub downtown in the Windy City. The titles – a mash of standards, pop, and blues ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Grey label Argo pressing, with deep groove.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Ramsey LewisSound Of Spring ... LP
Argo, 1962. Used ... Out Of Stock
The Ramsey Lewis Trio gets some additional orchestral backings – and with great results! The set features Ramsey, Eldee Young, and Red Holt – all playing their usual pyrotechnic blend of soul jazz and swing – supported by larger arrangements handled by Riley Hampton, done in a ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Grey label Argo pressing with deep groove. Cover has a small stain on back.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Ramsey LewisStretching Out ... LP
Argo, 1960. Very Good+ ... $3.99
Not much stretching going on here, as most tracks are three minutes or under – but Ramsey's in fine fine form, working with the classic Young/Holt trio lineup, crafting very groovy little numbers that have a lot more going on underneath than you'd expect from the surface! Includes the ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Argo pressing.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Ramsey Lewis TrioBossa Nova ... LP
Argo, 1962. Near Mint- ... $11.99
One of the most unique albums from Ramsey Lewis' early years at Chess Records – a spare set of bossa groovers that has the Lewis trio with Eldee Young and Redd Holt augmented by added Brazilian percussion and guitar! The sound is spare, sharp, and soulful – and the record's one of the ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Argo pressing with deep groove. Cover has some light wear.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Ramsey Lewis TrioSwingin ... LP
Argo, 1956. Used ... Out Of Stock
One of the first ever albums by the Ramsey Lewis Trio – featuring an assortment of lively tracks with a touch of jazz-based humor, the kind that were winning them huge audiences in Chicago at the time! With Eldee Young and Redd Holt to back him up, Ramsey's got plenty of pyrotechnics in tow ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Light blue label Cadet pressing with deep groove. Spine has a spot of tape & a small rip. Cover has some wear & WGN library letters.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
James MoodyComin' On Strong ... LP
Argo, 1963. Very Good- ... $3.99
A prime Argo gem from James Moody – and key proof that when he wanted to, he could be one of the hippest cats working in 60s jazz! The approach here is subtle, but amazing – a blend of hardbop with some of the more modern ideas that were coming up in the post-bop generation from the ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Brown label Argo pressing. Cover has a center split on the bottom seam and some wear, with two promo stamps and some stains on the back.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New James MoodyCookin' The Blues ... LP
Argo, 1961. Used ... Out Of Stock
The genius of Moody! It's an album like this that you need to prove to your friends that Moody was way way more than a simple bopper. The set was recorded live in San Francisco in 1961, and it's got a hip mix of soul jazz, filtered through some modernist ideals, all played by a great little group ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label pressing, in the black & white cover.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New James MoodyHey It's James Moody ... LP
Argo, 1959. Used ... Out Of Stock
A magnificent little album – one of James Moody's first collaborations with arranger Tom McIntosh – one of the most sensitive jazz voices of his time. McIntosh works in a world of many tones and colors – and he really pushes Moody past straighter solo approaches, into a mode ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Gray label Argo pressing with the deep groove in the green cover, with a center split on the top seam.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
James MoodyJames Moody (1959) ... LP
Argo, 1959. Very Good ... $2.99
Great work from Moody's "second phase" – the post-Overbrook time in which he picks up the flute, drops a bit of the bop style, and starts working in a much more complicated style that showed that he had a hell of a lot of room to grow as an artist! This album's Moody's second for ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Gray label Argo pressing, with deep groove. Cover has light wear. Vinyl plays with some crackles.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New James MoodyReturn From Overbrook – Last Train From Overbrook/Flute N The Blues ... CD
Argo/Chess, 1956/1958. Used ... Out Of Stock
Last Train From Overbrook, a wonderful album from Moody – one of his "comeback" albums for Chess/Argo, recorded after his release from the Overbrook institution, hence the title. By this point, Moody was writing and playing with much more of an edge than during his bebop days ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Johnny NashComposer's Choice ... LP
Argo, 1964. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Early work by Johnny Nash – cut years before his famous hits, and in a way that pushes aside his Caribbean heritage for a style that's got lots of nice folksy jazz touches – almost like the straighter work of Oscar Brown, but with traces of Mathis and Cole as well. The album's got a ... (Soul) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original light blue label pressing, with deep groove. Back cover has some light stains and a couple of small edge rips.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Oliver NelsonFantabulous ... CD
Argo/Verve, 1964. Used ... Out Of Stock
A cool cooker from Oliver Nelson – one of the few 60s albums he cut as a leader with the same sense of soul and swing as his backings for other players! The sound here is right up there with Nelson's work with Jimmy Smith over at Verve – soaring, soulful arrangements that sparkle in ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Herb PilhoferHerb Pilhofer Trio ... LP
Argo, 1959. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A rare jazz side from Herb – who did a lot more sound library-type recordings! Features Stuard Anderson on bass and Dale Olinger on guitar – with titles that include "Trio", "Valse Hot", "Sweets", and "Godchild". (Jazz) LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
RawsthorneString Quartets No 1, 2, & 3 – Alberni String Quartet ... LP
Argo (UK), 1966. Very Good+ ... $6.99
(Classical) LP, Vinyl record album
(Vinyl is great – just has a few light surface marks from the plastic inner sleeve.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New SensationsA Part Of Me/Music, Music, Music ... 7-inch
Argo, 1961. Used ... Out Of Stock
(Funky 45's) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Labels have some pen.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Gene ShawBreak Through (Japanese pressing) ... CD
Argo (Japan), 1962. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
An amazing record – bold, proud, and soulful – a set that we'd easily rank with any classic early 60s session on Blue Note – and for good reason too! This rare date is the debut as a leader for trumpeter Gene Shaw – also known as Clarence Shaw in an earlier history of work ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Gene ShawDebut In Blues ... LP
Argo, 1963. Very Good+ ... $2.99
Beautiful! Gene Shaw's one of the most overlooked talents in jazz from this era – and this is one of his greatest albums! After running away from Mingus after the Tijuana Moods sessions (Mingus threatened to kill him), trumpeter Clarence Shaw moved to Chicago, started using his middle name ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(80s Chess pressing. Label has a small peeled spot.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Sonny StittMove On Over ... LP
Argo, 1963. Very Good+ ... $3.99
A bit rough around the edges, but a very tasty set from Stitt! The album's sort of free-spun organ set – with Stitt on alto and tenor, Joe Diorio on guitar, Eddie Buster on Hammond, and work by the great Nicky Hill on alto. Tracks are loosely put together – almost in a one-take mode, ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(70s pressing. Cover has some wear and a cutout notch.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Sonny StittRearin Back ... LP
Argo, 1962. Very Good ... $8.99
A great little groover from Sonny Stitt – blowing here with a very soulful group that features piano by soul jazz giant Ronnie Matthews! Matthews is at his prime here, and his heavy left-handed approach lays out some wonderful grooves for Stitt – crackling little tunes that are extra-gr ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Grey label Argo pressing. Cover has a bit of pen on back.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Billy TaylorTaylor Made Jazz ... LP
Argo, Late 50s. Very Good ... $11.99
Think what you want about Taylor, this session's a nice little cooker that was cut around the same time as Argo's famous hard swing sets by Paul Gonsalves, Jimmy Woode, and Clark Terry – possibly the same time as those sessions, as they all seem to overlap personnel and mood quite a bit. ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Argo pressing with deep groove. Cover has a vintage price sticker and some splitting on the top & bottom seams.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New TaylorScenes From The Song Of Hiawatha – Helen Field/Arthur Davies/Bryn Terfel/Kenneth Alwyn/Welsh National Opera Orchestra & Chorus ... CD
Argo (UK), 1990. Used 2CD ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
(Classical) CD
(Out of print. Includes original slipcase and book.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Dylan ThomasHomage To Dylan Thomas ... LP
Argo (UK), 1954. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
(Comedy/Spoken) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy, Howlin Wolf, & OthersFolk Festival Of The Blues ... CD
Argo (Japan), 1963. New Copy ... Just Sold Out!
Not the folk festival you might expect – especially given that the blues here are electric – and a set that was recorded at a small Chicago club, not some stuffy outdoor concert on the east coast! The album's an early powerhouse meeting of the best Chess blues talents at the time ... (Blues) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Baby Face WilletteBehind The 8 Ball ... LP
Argo/Chess, 1964. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
Classic hard-hitting organ jazz session by this great Chicago keyboard player, better known to the world for his two Blue Note LPs, but playing here in a style that's much more creative, and much more open-ended than on those LPs. He's got a tight trio here, with Ben White on guitar and Jerry ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Behind The 8 Ball ... LP 7.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Baby Face WilletteBehind The 8 Ball ... LP
Argo/Chess, 1964. Near Mint- (reissue)... $7.99
Classic hard-hitting organ jazz session by this great Chicago keyboard player, better known to the world for his two Blue Note LPs, but playing here in a style that's much more creative, and much more open-ended than on those LPs. He's got a tight trio here, with Ben White on guitar and Jerry ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Behind The 8 Ball ... LP 9.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Baby Face WilletteMo' Rock (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Argo (Japan), 1964. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A screamin' set of organ tracks by the legendary Baby Face Willette – one of the best organists of the early 60s, with a sound that's a lot madder than most! This album's one of two that Baby Face cut for Argo Records in Chicago – and it's a firey trio session with Baby Face wailin' ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Lem Winchester & The Ramsey Lewis TrioPerform A Tribute To Clifford Brown ... LP
Argo, 1958. Very Good- ... $7.99
The great underrated vibist Lem Winchester plays a tribute to the late Clifford Brown, along with the classic Ramsey Lewis trio, which included Eldee Young and Redd Holt. Despite the lack of an actual trumpet on the date (although the cover has a crazy image of the group standing around the ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Argo pressing with deep groove. Cover has a half split top seam and split bottom seam.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New John Young TrioThemes & Things ... LP
Argo, 1961. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Chicago mainstay John Young offers his own expressive take on pop tunes and film themes from the late 50's and early 60's on this trio side cut for the Argo label (Chess record's jazz wing) in 1961. This trio, featuring William Yancey and Phillip Thomas, served as the rhythm section for many of ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Gray label Argo pressing, with deep groove.)
 
 



Top