Skip navigation
Scripting is disabled or not working. requires JavaScript to function correctly.
Style sheets are disabled or not working. requires style sheets to function correctly.

Blues — LPs

XOur Chicago roots run deep here, with plenty of postwar Chicago blues -- plus delta blues, folk blues, electric blues, pre-war blues, and more!



"2022 Black Friday Release" Edit search

Sort by
Exact matches: 1
Exact matches1
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Skip JamesComplete 1931 Session (orange vinyl pressing) (2022 Black Friday Release) ... LP
ORG, 1931. New Copy (reissue)... Out Of Stock
Exactly the kind of a record to show why Skip James was really a cut above most of his contemporaries – a bluesman who works here with a sense of darkness and foreboding that really sets a chill to most of his tunes! There's less of the usual short-term sadness and smaller complaints of other records of this vintage – and instead, James creates this overwhelming sense of melancholy that comes through not just in the lyrics of the tunes, nor his mournful way of singing – but also in the eerie chords he chooses for his work on guitar. The package features a great number of songs played with cross-note tuning – and titles include "How Long Buck", "Devil Got My Woman", "Hard Luck Child", "Drunken Spree", "Be Ready When He Comes", "Yola My Blues Away", "What Am I To Do Blues", and "Illinois Blues". LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition of 1500 – on transparent orange vinyl!)
! Didn't find what you're looking for? You can set a product alert and we'll notify you of new matches.

⇑ Top