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Bessie SmithBessie Smith Story Vol 2 – Blues To Barrelhouse ... LP
Columbia, 1920s. Near Mint- ... $2.99
(Blues, Vocalists) LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono 6 eye pressing with deep groove. Cover has some aging and a small split in the top seam.)

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Bessie SmithBessie Smith Story Vol 4 – Bessie Smith With James P Johnson & Charlie Green ... LP
Columbia, 1920s. Very Good- ... $2.99
(Blues, Vocalists) LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy black label pressing, with deep groove. Cover has a split spine and top seam.)

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Bessie SmithEmpress ... LP
Columbia, 1920s. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $6.99
(Blues, Vocalists) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Bessie SmithWorld's Greatest Blues Singer ... LP
Columbia, 1920s. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $3.99
(Blues, Vocalists) LP, Vinyl record album
(70s pressing. Cover has a sticker spot.)

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Gary Dean SmithAwakening ... CD
MF Recordz, 2019. Used ... $2.99
(Jazz, Vocalists) CD

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Keely SmithI Wish You Love ... LP
Capitol, 1957. Very Good ... $1.99
The gentler side of Keely Smith – recorded here away from Louis Prima in a warmly sweet style that reminds us that she's a heck of a great singer on her own! The album features some top-shelf backings by Nelson Riddle, who gives Keely the kind of sensitive interpretations that he brought to ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Teal label pressing. Cover has an address sticker.)

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Keely SmithLittle Girl Blue/Little Girl New ... LP
Reprise, Early 60s. Very Good ... $4.99
A beautiful solo moment from the lovely Keely Smith – the singer who first rose to fame in a famous 50s partnership with the lively Louis Prima – but who always had a lot more to offer right under the surface! On her earlier Capitol Records albums with Prima, Keely would occasionally ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo tri-color pressing with deep groove.)

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Keely SmithYou're Breaking My Heart (with bonus track) ... CD
Reprise/Real Gone, 1965. New Copy ... $12.99 13.99
A really rare 60s album from the great Keely Smith – one that was only issued in the UK, and which continued her strong solo run after splitting with longtime partner Louie Prima! But although the record was issued in England, the whole thing's got a rock-solid Reprise Records approach ... read more CD

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La Vergne SmithAngel In The Absinthe House – Songs In The Indoor Manner By LaVergne (10 inch LP) ... LP
Cook, Late 50s. Very Good ... $16.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear and tape along the seams.)

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Sondi SodsaiSondi ... LP
Liberty, 1959. Very Good+ ... $49.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono teal label pressing with deep groove, including the rice paper inner sleeve.)

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Lee SohnLee Sohn At The Place Pigalle ... LP
Ridge, Late 60s. Near Mint- ... $23.99
Korean singer Lee Sohn steps out here in a record for Miami's Place Pigalle – with backings from Don Ippolito, and titles that include "Luna Rossa", "Jezebel", "Day In The Life Of A Fool", "Island In The Sun", and "China Night". LP, Vinyl record album
(Back cover is autographed too!)

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✨✧ Daniela SoledadeMoment Of You ... CD
Blueline, 2019. Used ... $7.99
... CD

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Sound Of Feeling with Oliver NelsonLeonard Feather Presents The Sound Of Feeling & The Sound Of Oliver Nelson ... LP
Verve, Late 60s. Near Mint- ... $11.99
Totally totally cool LP that has this groovy group playing with Oliver Nelson – who plays soprano on most tracks. The sound is very groovy, and very Now Sound, with a female vocal duet, and mod swingin' jazzy lyrics. The LP's got a nice version of "My Favorite Things", a cool ... (Jazz, Vocalists) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the Verve inner sleeve. Cover has a cutout hole.)

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Jeri SouthernCoffee, Cigarettes & Memories ... LP
Roulette, 1958. Very Good ... $14.99
Ahhh . . . What a mix – and the music is as evocative and smokey as the title and the cover! Jeri Southern's never sounded so good – working here with Lennie Hayton on a set of sad songs of lost love – and the album's proof that she could really be a great jazz-styled singer when ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original mulitcolored bar logo pressing, with deep groove.)

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Jeri SouthernJeri – Jeri Southern Sings (10 inch LP) ... LP
Candelite, Early 50s. Near Mint- ... $14.99
Obscure work from the great Jeri Southern – titles that include "Down With Love", "Crazy He Calls Me", "Everything But You", "This Time The Dream's On Me", "It's D'Lovely", and "September In The Rain". LP, Vinyl record album
(Nice Japanese 10" pressing – on Norma!)

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Jeri SouthernSouthern Style ... LP
Decca, 1955. Very Good ... $4.99
The Southern Style here is a great one – a small jazz combo approach to backings, with Jeri on piano, supported by just a bit of bass and drums! This sort of mellow, intimate album was rare for a singer of Southern's stature at the time – and Jeri takes keen advantage of it in her ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy original black label pressing with deep groove.)

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Esperanza Spalding12 Little Spells (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Concord, 2019. New Copy ... $14.99 15.99
12 sublime spells from Esperanza Spaulding – with 4 more spells added to the mix for the physical release of the album! The record's got Esperanza really blowing us away – not content to just stay in the safer territory that she virtually invented a few years back, and which could ... (Neo Soul, Vocalists) read more CD
Also available 12 Little Spells (with bonus tracks) ... LP 26.99

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Esperanza Spalding12 Little Spells (with bonus tracks) ... LP
Concord, 2019. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $26.99 34.99
12 sublime spells from Esperanza Spaulding – with 4 more spells added to the mix for the physical release of the album! The record's got Esperanza really blowing us away – not content to just stay in the safer territory that she virtually invented a few years back, and which could ... (Neo Soul, Vocalists) read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available 12 Little Spells (with bonus tracks) ... CD 14.99

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Dusty SpringfieldDusty In Memphis (deluxe edition– with bonus tracks) ... CD
Atco/Rhino, 1968. Used ... $6.99
A landmark album for Dusty Springfield – one in which she more than proves her soul music talents, by taking a trip to Memphis, and recording in a sweet Atlantic soul mode! The album's handled by stellar talents all the way through – arrangements by Tom Dowd and Arif Mardin, production ... read more CD
(Out of print, digipack sleeve has some light edgewear.)

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Dusty SpringfieldLove Songs ... CD
Rhino, Late 60s. Used ... $4.99
... CD

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Dusty SpringfieldStay Awhile/I Only Want To Be With You ... LP
Philips, Late 60s. Very Good ... $11.99
Fantastic early soul from Dusty Springfield – material recorded in England, but done with a style that's every bit as warmly wonderful as her later American sessions in the south! Even before hitting Memphis or Muscle Shoals, Springfield brings a sense of soul to her music that most of her ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo pressing with deep groove. Cover has some wear and a mostly split bottom seam.)

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Dusty SpringfieldUltimate Collection ... CD
Hip-O, 1960s/1970s/1980s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
... CD
(Punch through barcode.)

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Jo StaffordGarden Of Prayer (10 inch LP) ... LP
Columbia, 1956. Very Good- ... $4.99
With Paul Weston & His Orchestra. LP, Vinyl record album

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Jo StaffordYes Indeed! (4CD box set) ... CD
Proper (UK), 1940s. Used 4 CDs ... $4.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Joe StaffordSongs Of Faith (10 inch LP) ... LP
Capitol, 1950. Very Good ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Cecilia Stalin & Khari SimmonsStory Of Love EP ... LP
Cecilia Stalin (UK), 2015. Sealed ... $9.99
We've always loved vocalist Cecilia Stalin, no matter what the setting – but here, she might be in the best company ever – working with jazzy backings from Khari Cabral Simmons and other members of the Atlanta scene – on a record that's drenched in soul from the very first note! ... (New Grooves, Vocalists) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Mary Stallings with Eric ReedDon't Look Back ... CD
High Note, 2012. Used ... $9.99
A wonderful pairing of talents – the ever-evolving vocals of Mary Stallings, and the rock-solid piano talents of Eric Reed! Stallings is one of those singers who just sounds better and better as the years go on – working with a depth and individual sense of structure that recalls Betty ... read more CD
(Out of print – and still sealed!)

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Kay StarrBlue Starr ... LP
RCA, 1957. Very Good- ... $4.99
Plenty of blue tones in Kay Starr's music here – those sad-tinged sounds that made her a real standout in 50s pop, served up here with some slightly jazzier elements as well! The record's a nice contrast to some of Kay's more familiar hits – in that it still shows her singing strongly ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing with deep groove. Cover has some aging and splitting in the top seam.)

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Kay StarrKay Starr Style ... LP
Capitol, 1954. Very Good ... $7.99
Titles include "Tonight You Belong To Me", "Too Busy", "Please Be Kind", "What Can I Say After I'm Sorry", "The Breeze", and "Side By Side". LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono turquoise label pressing. Cover has half split seams and some aging.)

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✨✧ Kay StarrOne The Only Kay Starr ... LP
RCA, 1956. Very Good+ ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing with deep groove. Cover has notes in pen on back.)

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Kay StarrPortrait Of A Starr ... LP
Sunset, 1966. Sealed ... $1.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Kay Starr/Erroll GarnerSingin' Swingin' ... LP
Crown, 1957. Very Good ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Small black label pressing with deep groove, in the blue & pink cover. Cover has some seam splitting.)

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Dakota StatonCongratulations ... CD
Giants Of Jazz (Italy), Early 70s. Used ... $1.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Dakota StatonDakota At Storyville ... LP
Capitol, Late 50s. Very Good ... $1.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono rainbow label pressing.)

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Dakota StatonMs Soul ... CD
Groove Merchant/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1974. New Copy ... $16.99
A 70s set from the great Dakota Staton – but done with a lean, jazzy vibe that really gets back to the spirit of some of her earlier recordings! The group's a small combo, with the great Norman Simmons on piano – always a great accompanist for a jazz singer, and working here with ... read more CD
(Part of the Groove Merchant Mo' Groovy Collection!)

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Dakota StatonTime To Swing ... LP
Capitol, 1959. Near Mint- ... $4.99
It's time to swing, but with a classy sound throughout – very much the best mix of modes Dakota Staton brought to her key early years at Capitol Records! Backings are by Sid Feller, and are pretty darn jazzy throughout – more so than some of Sid's other work of the time – a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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Dakota StatonTime To Swing (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Capitol/DRG, 1959. Used ... $14.99
It's time to swing, but with a classy sound throughout – very much the best mix of modes Dakota Staton brought to her key early years at Capitol Records! Backings are by Sid Feller, and are pretty darn jazzy throughout – more so than some of Sid's other work of the time – a ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Dakota Staton with Manny AlbamI Want A Country Man ... CD
Groove Merchant/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1973. New Copy ... $9.99
Very hip work from Dakota Staton – one of her great early 70s albums for the Groove Merchant label! Backings here are by the band of Manny Albam – in a mode that's jazzy, but inflected with plenty of soul – and which has the same sort of rhythmic pulse that you'd find in Lou ... read more CD
(Part of the Groove Merchant Mo' Groovy Collection!)

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April StevensTeach Me Tiger ... LP
Imperial, 1961. Very Good ... $18.99
Breathy brilliance from April Stevens – the sexy west coast singer who made some really wonderful records in the 50s! At some level, April was a bit like Julie London – in that she sang in a laidback, seductive tone that was quite risque at times – but she was also a bit more pop ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Connie StevensHank Williams Song Book ... LP
Warner, 1962. Very Good+ ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Gold label stereo pressing. Cover is stained on the bottom 3 inches.)

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Sandy StewartMy Coloring Book ... LP
Colpix, Early 60s. Sealed ... $2.99
A beautiful album of sad-tinged tunes – the standout album from singer Sandy Stewart, best known for the title hit, but great throughout! Sandy's soft, fragile voice is backed by the orchestra of Nick Perito – in a string-laden style that only seems to further emphasize the sad tones ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Shrinkwrap has a hole in one corner.)

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Elly StoneElly Stone ... LP
Columbia, Late 60s. Sealed ... $4.99
Titles include "Mea Culpa Baby", "Carousels", "Old Folks", "Port Of New York", "The Pointillist", and "Something Wicked". LP, Vinyl record album

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Evelyn McGee StoneIt's My Time ... LP
Bee Cee, 1988. Near Mint- ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Gale StormGale's Greatest Hits ... LP
Dot, 1950s. Very Good ... $3.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Barbra StreisandMovie Album ... CD
Columbia, 2003. Used ... $1.99
... CD

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Maxine SullivanIt Was Great Fun ... LP
Audiophile, 1983. Very Good+ ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some surface wear and thick black tape on the spine.)

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Maxine SullivanIt's Wonderful ... CD
Affinity/Charly (UK), 1937/1938. Used ... $4.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Yma SumacLegend Of The Jivaro ... LP
Capitol, Early 50s. Very Good- ... $4.99
The notes say that the album is "the rare plum of authenticity". We don't know if we'd go that far, but we can tell you that the record features Yma performing songs of the legendary Jivaro headhunters! Supposedly, Yma learned them in her "South American jungle-home", but we ... (Now Sound, Vocalists) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono turquoise label pressing.)

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Helen SungSung With Words ... CD
Stricker Street, 2018. Used ... $6.99
(Jazz, Vocalists) CD
(Punch through barcode.)

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Tierney SuttonBlue In Green ... CD
Telarc, 2001. Used ... $2.99
... CD

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Steve SwallowHome – Music By Steve Swallow To Poems By Robert Creeley ... CD
ECM (Germany), 1980. New Copy ... $10.99 11.99
A real standout in the classic catalog of ECM – not only because the record's got a slightly different inspiration than most, but also because it seems to unlock some especially beautiful moments from players who could sound different in other settings on the label! As the title indicates, ... (Jazz, Vocalists) read more CD

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Swingle IIRags & All That Jazz ... LP
Columbia, 1975. Near Mint- ... $3.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Sylvia SymsFor Once In My Life ... LP
Prestige, 1967. Near Mint- ... $18.99
One of Sylvia Syms grooviest records ever – a set that takes her past some of the cocktail vocals of earlier albums, thanks to use of some great soul jazz players in the backings! The style here is still intimate and often mellow – done in that small club, late nite mode of Syms' 50s ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label pressing – in great shape!)

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✨✧ Emi TakadaWhy Did I Choose You? ... CD
What's New, 2018. Used ... $8.99
... CD

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Yukihiro TakahashiSaravah Saravah ... CD
Sony (Japan), 1978. New Copy ... $29.99
Japanese singer Yukihiro Takahashi pays tribute to the classier side of European vocals here in this mellow gem from the late 70s – an album that's done with production help from Ryuichi Sakamoto, in an easygoing mode that fits the "city music" style that was the best side of ... (Rock, Vocalists) read more CD

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✨✧ Tim TamashiroDrinky ... CD
Cellar Live (Canada), 2015. Used ... $7.99
... CD
(Digipack has a light mark across the back.)

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Sharon TandyYou Gotta Believe It's Sharon Tandy ... CD
Big Beat (UK), Late 60s. New Copy ... $11.99 18.99
The first-ever anthology of work by Sharon Tandy – a mod Brit singer from the 60s, one with a really groovy sound! Sharon's got the same heartbreaking blend of soul and pop that you'd find in Dusty Springfield at her best, but she's working with arrangements that have a rawer sound – ... (Rock, Vocalists) read more CD

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Grady TateAfter The Long Drive Home (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Skye/Muzak (Japan), 1970. New Copy ... $16.99
Easily our favorite album ever by Grady Tate – a complex suite of tracks about adult love, loss, and redemption – put together with a focus and clarity that even surpasses his classic Windmills Of My Mind record! The whole thing was arranged and conducted by Harold Wheeler – who ... read more CD

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Grady TateShe Is My Lady ... LP
Janus, 1972. Very Good+ ... $4.99
The jazzy vocals of Grady Tate get the Philly Soul treatment – as most of this album was recorded at Sigma Sound, with arrangements by Bobby Martin, and work by the usual MFSB players. Oddly, Grady's gone for kind of a rootsy style of singing on this one – harder than on earlier albums ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner.)

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Irving TaylorGarbage Collector In Beverly Hills & Other Works For The Odd Job Holder ... LP
Warner, 1959. Very Good ... $7.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing. Cover has some wear.)

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Joani TaylorIn A Sentimental Mood ... CD
Cellar Live (Canada), 2018. Used ... $4.99
... CD
(Slight mark through back of case.)

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Jack Teagarden/Pee Wee RussellJack Teagarden's Big Eight/Pee Wee Russell's Rhythm Makers ... LP
Riverside, 1938/1940. Very Good+ ... $4.99
(Jazz, Vocalists) LP, Vinyl record album
(OJC pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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Sister Rosetta TharpeGospel Train (MCA) ... LP
Mercury/MCA, Late 40s. Very Good ... $13.99
Very hip gospel work by Sister Rosetta Tharpe – singing here with her own guitar accompaniment, plus backing by small combos! The sound is a folksy mix of gospel and blues styles, with traces of early soul as well – and titles include "Didn't It Rain", "This Train", ... (Gospel, Vocalists) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(1980 pressing.)

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Leon ThomasBlues & The Soulful Truth ... CD
Flying Dutchman/RCA (France), 1972. Used ... $8.99
Leon Thomas takes his vocals to new heights – moving past the straight spiritual jazz modes of his work with Pharoah Sanders, to embrace a whole host of new styles too! There's a slight trace of the blues promised in the title, but always inflected through a more soulful approach overall ... read more CD
(Out of print digipack pressing.)

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Leon ThomasFacets/The Legend Of Leon Thomas ... LP
Flying Dutchman, 1973. Very Good Gatefold ... $9.99
A tasty compilation of Leon Thomas' work for the Flying Dutchman label – work that's clearly his best over the years, and which retains the original style of spiritual soul jazz that he pioneered with Pharoah Sanders. The groove here runs from open-ended soul jazz to some tighter numbers ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Leon ThomasSpirits Known & Unknown ... LP
Flying Dutchman, 1969. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $33.99
Wonderful work from Leon Thomas – easily one of his greatest albums ever, and a set that was recorded at the same time he was working with Pharoah Sanders! Thomas really rose to fame on Sanders' classic "The Creator Has A Master Plan" – and this set really takes off from that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Bob ThompsonMmm Nice! ... LP
RCA, 1960. Very Good ... $3.99
Chorus vocals and jazzy orchestrations – a real standout from the classic HiFi years at RCA, and the kind of a set that makes us say "Mmmmm . . . Nice!" The record's the only one we've ever seen by Bob Thompson, but it's a real doozy – a set that blends together mostly female ... (Now Sound, Vocalists) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Living Stereo pressing with deep groove.)
Also available Mmm Nice! (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD 14.99

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Bob ThompsonMmm Nice! (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
RCA (Japan), 1960. Used ... $14.99
Chorus vocals and jazzy orchestrations – a real standout from the classic HiFi years at RCA, and the kind of a set that makes us say "Mmmmm . . . Nice!" The record's the only one we've ever seen by Bob Thompson, but it's a real doozy – a set that blends together mostly female ... (Now Sound, Vocalists) read more CD
(Out of print. Includes obi.)
Also available Mmm Nice! ... LP 3.99

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Richard Thompson & MirageSwing Low, Sweet Chariot ... CD
Arabesque Jazz, 2008. Used ... $4.99
(Jazz, Vocalists) CD

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Teri ThorntonDevil May Care ... LP
Riverside, 1961. Near Mint- ... $14.99
One of the best albums from singer Teri Thornton – a jazz vocalist who was really starting to come into her own at the beginning of the 60s, and shines here in a way that's different from some of her bigger label sets! Backings are by Norman Simmons – a pianist we love on his own, and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese pressing – with obi!)

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✨✧ Teri ThorntonLullaby Of The Leaves (aka Devil May Care) ... LP
Riverside, 1961. Near Mint- ... $19.99
One of the best albums from singer Teri Thornton – a jazz vocalist who was really starting to come into her own at the beginning of the 60s, and shines here in a way that's different from some of her bigger label sets! Backings are by Norman Simmons – a pianist we love on his own, and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Bill Grauer Productions Inc pressing with microphone logo and deep groove. Cover has light wear and aging.)

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Teri ThorntonTeri Thornton Sings Somewhere In The Night ... LP
Dauntless, 1963. Very Good+ ... $19.99
Obscure set of sexy vocal numbers, sung by Teri Thornton with some nice backing by Larry Wilcox and his orchestra. Thornton's got a polished style that resembles some of Sarah Vaughan's Mercury recordings of the mid and late 50s, and the backing is lush and dreamy, and works well with her voice. ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono red label pressing with deep groove. Cover has some very light aging, but is pretty great overall!)

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Time 5This Is Time 5 ... CD
King (Japan), 1971. New Copy ... $9.99
Groovy vocals from 70s Japan – a very hip male quintet, and one with the same harmony sound as The Four Freshmen or The Hi-Los! Given the date of the record, the tunes are a bit more contemporary – but still swung by the group with a very jazzy style, one that often has sweet small ... read more CD
(SHMCD pressing.)

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Mel TormeDay In The Life Of Bonnie And Clyde ... LP
Liberty, 1968. Near Mint- ... $9.99
An overlooked late 60s set from Mel Torme – surprisingly groovy at times! LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing.)

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Mel TormeLive At The Maisonette ... LP
Atlantic, 1975. Near Mint- ... $0.99
Great live work from a near-lost stretch of Mel Torme – a time when he wasn't recording as much as a few years before, but still has a hell of a lot of power in performance! Backings are tight and jazzy – served up by the Al Porcino, with the same punchy approach that Marty Paich gave ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Mel TormeMel Torme At The Crescendo ... LP
Bethlehem, 1957. Very Good+ ... $14.99
A great little live set from Mel Torme – and one that features the same jazzy style as his studio albums for the Bethlehem label from the 50s! The combo behind Mel is a smallish one – Marty Paich on piano and arrangements, Larry Bunker on vibes, Don Fagerquist on trumpet, Max Bennett ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Red label pressing with deep groove.)

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Mel TormeMel Torme At The Red Hill ... LP
Atlantic, 1962. Near Mint- ... $9.99
One of the grooviest Mel Torme albums ever – a smoking little live set that has the Velvet Fog hitting a whole new soulful sound for the 60s – with a leaner groove than ever before! Backing is from the trio of pianist Jimmy Wisner – although Mel himself also plays a bit of piano ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue & green label pressing with AT etch. Back cover has some writing in marker and a sticker spot.)

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Mel TormeMel Torme Sings (10-inch) (MGM) ... LP
MGM, 1951. Very Good ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear and aging.)

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Mel TormeMel Torme Swings Shubert Alley ... CD
Verve, 1960. Used ... $2.99
Mel Torme takes on the sound of Broadway at the start of the 60s – but he does so in a very groovy way, thanks to hip backings from the amazing Marty Paich! The style here is as swinging and jazzy as the work that Mel and Marty cut together on the Bethlehem label in the late 50s – and ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Mel TormeThat's All ... LP
Columbia, 1966. Very Good+ ... $4.99
One of the greatest, straightest sets from Mel Torme – an all-classic batch of tracks that's quite different than his other album for Columbia! Torme checks in as a totally committed, totally serious jazz vocalist here – with an impeccable approach to the music that puts this album ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(360 Sound stereo pressing with black text.)

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Mel TormeTouch Of Your Lips (aka Prelude To A Kiss) ... LP
Venise, 1957. Very Good ... $7.99
One of the best-ever Mel Torme jazz vocal albums – right up there with his best Bethlehem recordings! The set was recorded with Marty Paich's Dek-tette, who set the tone perfectly for the warmly perfect style of The Velvet Fog – and who, like Mel, manage to be totally polished, yet ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label pressing with deep groove. Cover has a split top seam, ring & edge wear, and some doodles on front.)

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Milt Trenier & Micki LynnCarryin On ... LP
Cadet, 1967. Very Good+ ... $4.99
Backings by a small combo that features Von Freeman on tenor sax! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a small sticker, some wear, and a drillhole through the center.)

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✨✧ Treniers with Milt TrenierYou're Killin' Me ... LP
Dr Horse (Sweden), Mid 50s. Near Mint- ... $8.99
Very hip material by this excellent pre-soul group – one of the more offbeat and dynamic groups in the early years of R&B! Titles include "Flip Our Wigs", "No Baby No", "Why Did You Get So High Shorty", "Bug Dance", and "Who Put The Ungh In ... (Soul, Vocalists) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Dwight TribleMothership ... LP
Gearbox (UK), 2019. New Copy 2LP ... $26.99 27.99
One of the most amazing jazz vocalists of our generation returns here with an incredible group – a majestic combo to match all the spiritual inclinations in his music – with work from Kamasi Washington on tenor, Mark De Clive-Lowe on piano, Miguel Atwood Ferguson on viola, and both ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Joe TurnerFlip, Flop & Fly ... LP
Pablo, 1972. Near Mint- ... $9.99
(Blues, Vocalists) LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout hole.)

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Joe Turner with Pete JohnsonJumpin The Blues ... LP
Arhoolie, Late 40s. Very Good ... $5.99
(Blues, Vocalists) LP, Vinyl record album
(70s pressing.)

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Steve TyrellSong For You ... CD
East West/New Design, 2018. Used ... $8.99
... CD
(Penmark through barcode.)

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Rudy ValleeSongs Of A Vagabond Lover (10 inch LP) ... LP
Capitol, Early 50s. Very Good+ ... $8.99
Later work from a near-lost time in the career of Rudy Vallee – a nice update of older songs, thanks to swinging arrangements by Billy May! Nice Capitol illustration too. LP, Vinyl record album

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Caterina ValenteLove ... LP
London, 1972. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $4.99
A jazzy session from European vocalist Caterina Valente – Love is from 1972, and is done with backings from the orchestra of Werner Muller. The sound is fuller, but still quite jazzy – as Muller's using some nice electric bass at the bottom of the backings, and allows for some great ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mexican pressing. Cover has a small peeled spot on back at the bottom.)

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Caterina Valente with Edmundo RosFire & Frenzy ... LP
London, 1960. Near Mint- ... $11.99
A set cut with British maestro Edmundo Ros – in a style that's similar to some of his own albums from the time – not really straight Latin, but more a blend of tropical and exotic influences with some fuller big band modes! The style has almost an older sort of sound here – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Great pressing – original stereo with blue back cover!)

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Caterina Valente/Alaide Costa/Maysa/Dolores DuranWomen Of Bossa Nova Vol 1 (Bossa Classica/Joia Moderna/Tom Jobim For Maysa/Dolores Duran & Her Interpreters) ... CD
El (UK), Early 60s. New Copy 2CD ... $12.99 13.99
A very cool collection of female bossa nova records – one that really goes way past the usual! First up is Bossa Classica by Caterina Valente – a German singer by birth, but one who was really open to new styles from around the world – including lots of jazz, Latin, and Brazilian ... (Brazil, Vocalists) read more CD

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Marcos ValleSamba '68 (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Verve/Elemental (Spain), 1968. New Copy (reissue)... $19.99
One of the grooviest Verve albums of all time – a rare American session from Brazilian legend Marcos Valle – and his only US album to feature vocals! The album's even dreamier than Valle's early bossa sides from Brazil – and the setting has some nice Verve-like touches from ... (Brazil, Vocalists) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition!)

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June ValliJune Valli Today ... LP
Audio Fidelity, 1968. Very Good+ ... $7.99
An obscure singer – working here with arrangements from Torre Zito! LP, Vinyl record album

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Sylvie Vartan1961 - 1962 ... LP
Doxy, Early 60s. Sealed ... $19.99
Some of the earliest work ever recorded by Sylvie Vartan – the French female singer of the 60s who had a distinct rock and roll sound! Sylvie's vocals are sweet, but the backings she gets here – either from Eddie Vartan or Mickey Baker – have a harder 60s rockin edge that make ... (French, Vocalists) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Sylvie VartanSylvie ... LP
RCA (France), 1963. Near Mint- ... $16.99
Some of the earliest work ever recorded by Sylvie Vartan – the French female singer of the 60s who had a distinct rock and roll sound! Sylvie's vocals are sweet, but the backings she gets here – either from Eddie Vartan or Mickey Baker – have a harder 60s rockin edge that make ... (French, Vocalists) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(180 gram EU pressing on Doxy.)

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Sarah VaughanAfter Hours (Roulette) ... CD
Roulette/EMI (Japan), 1961. Used ... $9.99
Sarah Vaughan may be known for an earlier recording of After Hours for the Columbia label in the 50s – but on this early 60s set for Roulette, the title really fits her style – and is perfect for the mature, melancholy way that Vaughan has of putting over a tune! Sarah always had a ... read more CD
(Out of print – and still sealed with obi!)
Also available After Hours (Roulette) ... LP 14.99

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Sarah VaughanAfter Hours (Roulette) ... LP
Roulette, 1961. Very Good+ ... $14.99
Sarah Vaughan may be known for an earlier recording of After Hours for the Columbia label in the 50s – but on this early 60s set for Roulette, the title really fits her style – and is perfect for the mature, melancholy way that Vaughan has of putting over a tune! Sarah always had a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo color bar pressing with AudioMatrix stamp.)
Also available After Hours (Roulette) ... CD 9.99

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✨✧ Sarah VaughanCopacabana ... LP
Pablo, 1979. Near Mint- ... $6.99
An excellent album of tunes recorded in Brazil – featuring a sweet mellow vibe that works very well with Sarah's vocals, done in a direction that we hardly expected her to take at this point! Most of the tracks have large arrangements with singers that start out the tracks over electric ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing. Cover has a cut corner.)

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Sarah VaughanDuke Ellington Songbook Vol 2 ... LP
Pablo, 1979. Very Good ... $1.99
Sarah Vaughan takes on the work of Duke Ellington – almost presented here in a style that's similar to some of the Songbook albums on Verve from the 50s! Billy Byers handles most of the arrangements here – especially on the larger group numbers – but some tracks are also in a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner and some wear.)

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Sarah VaughanGeorge Gershwin Songbook Vol 1 ... CD
EmArcy, 1950s. Used ... $2.99
One of the fuller-sounding albums recorded by Sarah Vaughan for Emarcy in the 50s – a set of George Gershwin numbers, mostly set to large studio backings directed by Hal Mooney! The lush approach is a nice one for Vaughan, and an early hint of her talents in such a setting – one that ... read more CD
(Out of print.)
 
 



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