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✨✧ Lightnin HopkinsTalkin Some Sense (Japanese paper sleeve edition – with bonus tracks) ... CD
Jewel/P-Vine (Japan), 1966. New Copy ... $22.99
A killer classic from Lightnin Hopkins – a set recorded in the 60s, but done with a timeles feel that never gets old! The album's got this core, rootsy sound that really focuses on Hopkins bold guitar work – that magnificent sound that's so confident, it can always take its time – ... read more CD

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Lightnin Hopkins & Billy BizorWake Up The Dead ... CD
Cicadelic, Late 60s. New Copy 2CD ... $22.99
A sweet set that not only offers up rare work from Lightnin Hopkins, but also some even more obscure material from his harmonica player Billy Bizor! The set begins with an album's worth of tracks that featuer the pair together – Hopkins completely charming on vocals, with an easygoing style ... read more CD

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Lightnin Sam HopkinsLightnin Sam Hopkins (180 gram gold vinyl pressing) ... LP
Arhoolie, 1962. New Copy (reissue)... $17.99 20.99
A gem of a record from the legendary Lightnin Hopkins – a set that adds in just a bit of extra instrumentation, including drums from Spider Kilpatrick on a few cuts, and additional bass and drums on a few more – all with a vibe that adds a slight extra kick to the Hopkins groove, but ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited to 500 copies.)

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Lightnin' HopkinsBlowin' The Fuses – The Greatest Hits 1959 to 1965 ... CD
Empire, Late 50s/Early 60s. Used ... $5.99
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Son HouseComplete Library Of Congress Sessions – 1941 to 1942 ... CD
Travelin Man, Early 40s. Used ... $9.99
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Son HouseDelta Blues – The Original Library Of Congress Sessions From Field Recordings 1941 to 1942 ... CD
Biograph, Early 40s. Used ... $10.99
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(Out of print original pressing.)

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Son House/JD ShortDelta Blues ... LP
Folkways, 1942/1962. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
Two generations of blues – presented together here in a classic Folkways package! Side one features Alan Lomax recordings of Son House – done on a trip to the delta in 1942, after Lomax was able to talk Son's boss into giving him the afternoon off, so they could drive to a grocery ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Howlin WolfBack Door Wolf (with bonus track) ... CD
Chess, 1973. Used ... $5.99
Later Chess work by Howlin Wolf, but done in a rootsier electric mode that's similar to his earlier forays for the label! The set's from the years when Chess was backing off that great funk approach they brought to blues work at the end of the 60s – kind of a "back to basics" ... read more CD

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✨✧ Howlin WolfHowlin Wolf (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Chess/Friday Music, 1962. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)... $28.99 29.98
Howlin Wolf is really getting into his thing here – tightening it up a bit from his earliest years at Chess, and moving into a groove that would forever make him one of the key artists to record for the label! The raspy, rootsy feel of earlier years is still in place – but the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Nice gatefold pressing!)

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Howlin WolfHowlin Wolf/Moanin In The Moonlight – Two In One ... CD
Chess, 1959. New Copy ... $4.99 9.98
2 blues classics from the great Howlin Wolf – back to back on a single CD! First up is the self-titled Howlin Wolf – a record that has Wolf tightening it up a bit from his earliest years at Chess, and moving into a groove that would forever make him one of the key artists to record for ... read more CD

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Mississippi John Hurt1928 Sessions ... CD
Yazoo, 1928. Used ... $8.99
Vintage work from Mississippi John Hurt, but somehow amazingly clear and crisp in this classic LP presentation! The tunes are wonderfully earthy – just vocals and guitar from Hurt, in a style that's definitely blues, but which has some surprisingly jazzy inflections at times – at least ... read more CD
(Traycard has some light staining.)
Also available 1928 Sessions (180 gram pressing) ... LP 14.99

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Mississippi John Hurt1928 Sessions (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Yazoo, 1928. New Copy (reissue)... $14.99
Vintage work from Mississippi John Hurt, but somehow amazingly clear and crisp in this classic LP presentation! The tunes are wonderfully earthy – just vocals and guitar from Hurt, in a style that's definitely blues, but which has some surprisingly jazzy inflections at times – at least ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available 1928 Sessions ... CD 8.99

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✨✧ Mississippi John HurtKings Of The Blues – Recorded Live In Concert ... CD
Castle (UK), 1960s. Used ... $2.99
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(Out of print.)

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JB Hutto & His HawksHawk Squat (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Delmark, Late 60s. New Copy ... $11.99 15.99
One of the most dynamic, most on-fire blues albums recorded during the 60s by Delmark Records – a set that bursts right out of the Chicago clubs with the guitar of JB Hutto firmly in the lead! Hutto's a killer right from the start – singing and playing with a ferocity that easily ... read more CD

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Bo Weavil Jackson/Bobby Grant/King Solomon Hill/LaBackwood Blues – The Complete Recorded Works Of Sam Butler (Bo Weavil Jackson), Bobby Grant, King Solomon Hill & Lane Hardin ... CD
Document (Austria), Late 20s/Early 30s. Used ... $11.99
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(Out of print. Cover image differs slightly.)

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✨✧ Elmore JamesBlues After Hours ... CD
Crown, Late 50s. Used ... $2.99
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Elmore James/John BrimWhose Muddy Shoes (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Chess (Japan), 1950s. Used ... $11.99
A great entry in the Chess Heritage Series at the end of the 60s – one that features rare 50s Chicago recordings by Elmore James, plus some even more obscure sides by lesser-known singer John Brim! James' style is well known, and well-executed here – rough and raw, but with a good ... read more CD
(Includes obi.)

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Pigmeat JarrettLook At The People ... LP
June Appal, 1979. Sealed ... $6.99
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Blind Lemon JeffersonLong Lonesome Blues – Lemon's Texts Revealed ... CD
World Arbiter, Late 20s. Used ... $12.99
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(Out of print.)

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Blind Willie JohnsonPraise God I'm Satisfied (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Yazoo, Late 20s. New Copy (reissue)... $14.99
He may be blind, but he's plenty satisfied – and so are we, with this excellent package of rare 78rpm recordings from Willie Johnson! The sound quality is great – which is important, as Willie's got a style of guitar that's almost lighter in tone than some of his contemporaries – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
 
 



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