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Mitty CollierI've Got Love/I Got To Get Away From It All ... 7-inch
Chess, Mid 60s. Very Good+ ... $9.99
7-inch, Vinyl record
(Red & yellow label review copy. Labels have some pen.)

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✨✧ Mitty CollierShades Of Mitty Collier – The Chess Singles 1961 to 1968 ... CD
Chess/Kent (UK), 1960s. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
A mighty helping of music from the overlooked Mitty Collier – a 60s soul singer on Chess Records, and one who was every bit as great as bigger label stars like Etta James or Fontella Bass! Like both of those singers, Mitty's got a voice that grabs you right from the get-go – a deeply soulful approach to her music that's really fresh and without cliche – especially considering she got her start belting out tunes years before some of the bigger names in 60s female soul, and managed to keep things mighty real all the years she was working at Chess. Production and arrangements here are all top shelf – handled by Phil Wright, Riley Hampton, and others – and the CD offers up 24 gems from Mitty's years at Chess – the a-sides of all 15 singles cut for the label, plus 9 more great tunes from the flips! Titles include "Everybody Makes A Mistake Sometimes", "Gotta Get Away From It All", "I've Got Love", "I Had A Talk With My Man", "Walk Away", "My Party", "Sharing You", "That'll Be Good Enough For Me", "Git Out", "Watching & Waiting", "Like Only Yesterday", "No Faith No Love", "I'm Your Part Time Love", and "Miss Loneliness". CD
 
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Martha BassI'm So Grateful ... LP
Checker, 1966. Very Good+ ... $14.99
One of the most soulful gospel albums ever issued by Chess – the debut of singer Martha Bass, and a set that can almost stand up to other 60s label classics by artists like Mitty Collier or Fontella Bass! Gene Barge handles the arrangements, and things are nice and lean – just a bit of piano or organ vamping along with rhythm, but mostly letting Martha's vocals sing out loud and proud in the lead – with a bold, righteous style that hardly ever needs any other sort of accompaniment! Titles include "I'm So Grateful", "What Manner Of Man Is This", "Be Still", "I'm Getting Nearer My Home", "Mother's Plea", and "Everybody Will Be Happy". LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing – very nice! Cover has a cutout hole.)

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✨✧ VariousReaching Out – Chess Records At Fame Studios ... CD
Kent (UK), Late 60s. New Copy ... $14.99
Chicago meets Muscle Shoals – a monumental moment in late 60s soul! Reaching Out anthologizes the 1967-1969 period in which Chicago's Chess Records and its Checker imprint were issuing a slew of incredible singles recorded at Fame Studios in Muscle Shoals. It's as incredible as you'd imagine, with one southern soul steeped gem after another – singles by Irma Thomas, Etta James, Bobby Moore & The Rhythm Aces, Mitty Collier, Maurice & Mac and others. The Fame sound is in full effect here, with richly emotional vocal turns and a few stellar instrumentals, too! Includes It's All Wrong, But It's Alright" by Laura Lee, "Good To Me" and "Let's Do It Over" by Irma Thomas, "The Sidewinder" by Charles Chalmers, "Security" and Don't Lose You're Good Thing" by Etta James, "You're Living A Lie" by Mitty Collier, "Come Back Baby" and "Reaching Out" by Bobby Moore & The Rhythm Aces, "Party Time" by Lee Webber, "Lean On Me" and "So Much Love" by Maurice & Mac and more. 24 tracks in all – 3 of which were previously unreleased, all of which are incredible! CD

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VariousWilliam Bell Presents Atlanta Soul – The Peachtree Records Story ... CD
Grapevine (UK), Late 60s/1970s. New Copy ... $13.99 19.99
A tremendous batch of southern soul tunes – all originally recorded for the obscure Peach Tree label in Atlanta – an imprint that was quickly lost to time, but who recorded work that was every bit as great as that coming out of Memphis and Muscle Shoals at the time! One factor in the label's high level of quality is the fact that it was started by Stax singer William Bell – obviously a keen eye for great talent, and an important force in helping Peach Tree pick some of the best undiscovered talent at the time! Most of the work on the compilation is by lesser-known Atlanta soul stars – all of whom are great, and most likely lesser-known because Atlanta didn't have the bigger label presence of other southern cities. The set also features a few rare tracks by Mitty Collier, a singer best known for her Chess work of the 60s – and the package features 20 tracks in all, plus some great notes. Titles include "Share What You Got", "Lovin On Borrowed Time", and "What Do You Want" by Mitty Collier; "The Shocker" by Peg Leg Moffett, "Malnutrition" and "Seven Day Lover" by James Fountain, "Let's Take A Look At Our Life" and "It Sure Would Be Nice" by Emory & The Dynamics, "Purple Haze" by Johnny Jones & The King Casuals, "It's Not A Hurtin Thing" by Gorgeous George, "Things That A Lady Ain't Supposed To Do" by The Four Dynamics, and "You Hurt So Good" by Susie Rainey. CD

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✨✧ Martha BassI'm So Grateful (mono & stereo mixes) ... CD
Checker/Righteous (UK), 1966. New Copy ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
One of the most soulful gospel albums ever issued by Chess – the debut of singer Martha Bass, and a set that can almost stand up to other 60s label classics by artists like Mitty Collier or Fontella Bass! Gene Barge handles the arrangements, and things are nice and lean – just a bit of piano or organ vamping along with rhythm, but mostly letting Martha's vocals sing out loud and proud in the lead – with a bold, righteous style that hardly ever needs any other sort of accompaniment! Titles include "I'm So Grateful", "What Manner Of Man Is This", "Be Still", "I'm Getting Nearer My Home", "Mother's Plea", and "Everybody Will Be Happy". CD also features full stereo and mono mixes of the album! CD
Also available I'm So Grateful ... LP 14.99

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✨✧ VariousSoul Boppin' Ladies Vol 1 ... CD
Marginal (Belgium), 1960s. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Music from Jackie Ross, Nella Dodds, Jan Bradley & Mitty Collier. CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ VariousSoul Allnighter – Don't Stop Now ... CD
25 Records (Germany), 1960s/1970s. Used ... Out Of Stock
A German take on the Allnighter theme – but one that gets it pretty darn right, and which even manages to break past some of the more obvious modes of Northern Soul compilations! Although a number of the artists are familiar here, the tunes themselves have a great sense of variety – making the collection more of a wide-ranging soul set than anything else – although still with plenty of groove to win over an Allnighter dancefloor! Modern, psychedelic, pop, and deep soul sit nicely next to Northern styles – and the 20 track collection is a surprising fresh little set. Titles include "What Does It Take" by Hearts Of Stone, "Cuchy Frito Man" by Claus Ogermann, "Dead End Street" by Clara Ward, "My Babe" by Mitty Collier, "Use Your Head" by Mary Wells, "Don't Stop Now" by The Originals, "For This I Thank You" by Gino Parks, "Oh What A Feeling" by Tommy Tucker, "Too Much Lovemakin" by Gloria Scott, "Birth Of A Playboy" by The Chosen Few, "Love Factory" by Eloise Laws, "Be Careful If You Can't Be Good" by Laura Lee, and "Just Give Me One Good Reason" by Maxine Brown. CD
(Out of print.)
 
 
 



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