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Bill Cunliffe & Paulinho Da Costa/Larry Karush/Robin CoxPercussion Direct (180 gram 45 rpm 2LP pressing) ... LP
Groove Note, 2008. Sealed 2LP ... $43.99
Featuring The Larry Karush Ensemble, Bill Cunliffe & Paulinho Da Costa, and The Robin Cox Ensemble. LP, Vinyl record album
(180 gram 45 RPM pressing.)

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Johnny GriffinIntroducing Johnny Griffin (2LP 180 gram pressing – 45 rpm) ... LP
Blue Note/Analogue Productions, 1956. Near Mint- 2LP (reissue)... $38.99
If you've ever needed a definition of hardbop, this is it! The set's a crack quartet session for Blue Note, recorded in the mid 50s by a young Johnny Griffin – fresh in from Chicago, and playing with tons of fire and loads of imagination! Wynton Kelly's on piano and Max Roach is on drums – and the excitement never stops as the group rolls their way through the tightly-crafted tunes on the set. And don't mistake the session as just a head-blowing album with no creativity – because the whole thing's incredibly precise, and the real charm is the way in which the razor-sharp group manages to twist and turn so deftly – yet still always plays with creative imagination and thoughtful solos! Cuts include "Mil Dew", "Chicago Calling", "These Foolish Things", The Boy Next Door", "Lover Man" and "It's Alright With Me". LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited, numbered double vinyl pressing – in great shape!)

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Jon HendricksFast Livin' Blues (2LP 180 gram vinyl – 45 RPM) ... LP
Columbia, 1962. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $39.99
One of the rare few albums that Jon Hendricks cut on his own during the early 60s, and a very tasty batch of jazz vocal tracks recorded with backing by Pony Poindexter, Gildo Mahones, Ike Isaacs, and other unsung early 60s soul jazz greats. Hendricks is hitting a style here that adds some 50s R&B roots into his usual bop vocalese approach. Titles include "I'll Die Happy", "Do You Call That A Buddy", "Stop & Go Blues", "I Never Get Enough of You", "What Would You Do?", and "Fast Livin Blues". LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited pressing on Original Recordings Group, #00921.)

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Lucas/Eddie & The Tide/Cornelius BumpusRPM – Record Plus Magazine – Spring 1983 ... LP
RPM, 1983. Sealed ... $1.99
What a deal – a magazine and a record – and the vinyl features tracks by Jazzburger, Lucas, Will Bluefield, Gary Lapow, Nobody Famous, Eddie & The Tide, Hush, and Merlin. LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousExcavated Shellac – Reeds – Reed Performances From Tanzania, Kurdistan, Turkey, India, China & More From The 78 RPM Era ... LP
Dust To Digital, New Copy ... $19.99
A great range of amazing reed sounds from the glory days of the global 78rpm scene – not just the saxes and woodwinds you'dknow from the west, but a whole host of even more exotic instruments from points east! The package is a companion to the excellent string-based set from the Excavated Shellac blog – and like that one, it brings together some mindblowing sounds we never would have heard otherwise – all taken from vintage 78s from nations that include India, China, Tanzania, Turky, Iran, Egypt, and Kurdistan – and given vastly improved sound in the mastering process, but without dampening the sharp edge of the music at all! Many of these numbers are instrumental, and most move at a pretty nice clip, too – really setting fire with the angular, almost modern reed elements – and blending them in with other unusual instruments too. LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes download!)
Also available Excavated Shellac – Reeds – Reed Performances From Tanzania, Kurdistan, Turkey, India, China & More ... CD 12.99

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✨✧ Louis SmithSmithville (2LP 180 gram 45 RPM pressing) ... LP
Blue Note, 1957. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... Just Sold Out!
A really hard-edged set from trumpeter Louis Smith – one of his only two albums as a leader from the early years, and a heck of a great little album, thanks to tenor work by Charlie Rouse! Rouse is blowing beautifully here in one of his classic pre-Monk appearances – recorded at a time when he was more of a hard bopper than a modernist, but still working with an ear for unusual tones and phrasing. His horn sounds beautiful next to the deeply soulful trumpet of Smith – and the pair are supported by a rhythm team that includes Sonny Clark on piano, Paul Chambers on bass, and Art Taylor on drums. Titles include "Smithville", "Embraceable You", "Wetu", and "Later" – all done in nice long versions! LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition #0393.)
Also available Smithville ... CD 9.99

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✨✧ Barry De Vorzon & Perry Botkin JrRPM – Original Soundtrack ... LP
Bell, Early 70s. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
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(Cover has some wear and a factory sticker.)

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✨✧ Freddie HubbardGoin' Up (2LP 180 gram 45 RPM) ... LP
Blue Note/Music Matters, 1961. Used 2LP Gatefold ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A real burner from Freddie Hubbard's early years at Blue Note – filled with rich hues, colors, and tones! The group's a quintet – supported by lyrical rhythms from the trio of McCoy Tyner on piano, Paul Chambers on bass, and Philly Joe Jones on drums – working alongside Freddie's trumpet and the tenor of Hank Mobley – to craft tunes that sparkle with slight exotic touches, and which offer the perfect blend of modern and soulful that Blue Note was cutting in the early 60s! The whole album's great, and titles include the classic modal number "Asiatic Raes", plus "Karioka", "The Changing Scene", and "A Pec A Sec". LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Thelonious MonkThelonious Monk With John Coltrane (2xLP 180 gram 45 rpm pressing) ... LP
Jazzland, 1957/Early 60s. Used 2LP ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
An interesting little LP that compiles alternate takes from Monk's classic album for Riverside – Monk's Music – the session that featured the unique twin tenor lineup of John Coltrane and Coleman Hawkins. The album features 4 different alternates of tunes from that set – "Nutty", "Epistrophy", "Functional", and "Off Minor" – plus 2 other tunes played by a quartet that features Monk, Coltrane, Wilbur Ware, and Shadow Wilson – on the tunes "Ruby My Dear" and "Trinkle Trinkle". A real odd one in the catalog, but with some great music! LP, Vinyl record album
(#0254, still in the original outer sleeve.)
Also available Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane ... LP 14.99

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✨✧ JR MonteroseJR Monterose (2LP 180 gram 45 RPM pressing) ... LP
Blue Note, 1956. Used 2LP Gatefold ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
The only Blue Note album ever recorded by JR Monterose – one of the more enigmatic figures of the 50s scene! Montrose was a brilliant player, with a tone and a solo conception that were very unique – but he lapsed in relative obscurity, due to the fact that he had a penchant for retreating to far-off locales, like upstate New York or western Iowa, where he would woodshed and get his bag back together after the stresses of big city life. Fortunately, he left behind a few excellent recordings – including this rare one for Blue Note. The record features Monterose in the company of Horace Silver on piano, Ira Sullivan on trumpet, Wilbur Ware on bass, and Philly Joe Jones on drums – and the tracks are a heavy-hitting showcase that's perfect for his great tenor work. Titles include "Marc V", "Ka-Link", "Wee-Jay", and "Bobbie Pin". LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited Music Matters pressing, #0232.)

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✨✧ AlbenizSuite Espanola – Rafael Fruhbeck De Burgos/New Philharmonia (2LP 45 rpm 180 gram pressing) ... LP
London/Universal, 1969. Used 2LP Gatefold (reissue)... Out Of Stock
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(180 gram stereo reissue on two 45 rpm LPs! Cover has a small split on the top seam.)
 
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✨✧ United FrontOHM – Unit Of Resistance ... LP
RPM, 1981. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Early 80s free-ish material from this lesser known but very hip west coast group. The style here is in a mode that mixes part soul jazz influences with modernist post-modal, post-free soloing in a style that doesn't seem so out of place considering this group appears to hail from the Bay area, very much in a Strata East vein. The lineup is Anthony Brown on percussion, Mark Izu on bass, Lewis Jordan on alto sax and voice, George Sams on trumpet and Jason Michaels contributing piano to two pieces, and the whole set is made up of original material, with 5 tracks in all, including "Nomadic Winds", Nothing Is More Precious Than Independence & Freedom", "I Will Be Free", "Ichi Ni San" and 'What IO Heard Once". LP, Vinyl record album
 
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Cannonball AdderleyCannonball Adderley Quintet In Chicago (Audiocheck 45rpm pressing) ... LP
Mercury (Japan), 1959/1977. Near Mint- ... $11.99
A great session from 1959 – one that features John Coltrane playing with the Adderley group, recorded in Chicago when they were stopping through the city with Miles Davis' combo at the time! In fact, since the rhythm section includes Wynton Kelly, Paul Chambers, and Jimmy Cobb – and since Coltrane's sitting in with Cannon – the album's essentially a Kind Of Blue-era Miles album, recorded without Miles on trumpet, and grooving in a slightly more soul-based Adderley mode. Given the presence of Coltrane, there's a bit less of the gutbuckety soul jazz that Cannon was cutting in his own Quintet – but that's more than ok with us, as the Coltrane solos more than make up for that difference! The record has only 4 tracks, but it spins at 45 rpm, and was pressed on high-quality Japanese vinyl. It's part of the "Audiocheck" series. LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner.)

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Roy GainesI Got The T-Bone Walker Blues (LP + bonus 12") ... LP
Groove Note, 1998. Very Good+ LP + 12" ... $29.99
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(45 RPM 180 gram vinyl. Vinyl has a mark that clicks a bit on "The Hustle Is On", otherwise NM-.)

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LionsSoul Riot ... LP
Stones Throw, 2014. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $18.99
The Lions seem to get deeper and deeper with each new release – moving past their start as a funk band with a focus on Kingston sounds – into a group who've got a really fresh feel of their own! Sure, some cuts here are great reggae numbers – the kind of mellow, head-nodding cuts The Lions have always given us – but there's also some more complicated elements going on too, these little touches of darkness at times, especially on the rhythms, which can break from obvious patterns into something nicely unique. Plenty of guests help flesh out the tunes – including Malik The Freq Moore, Black Shakespeare, Alex Desert, and Myron Glasper – and titles include "My Girl", "Going Nowhere", "Rhythm Rock", "Feels Good", "At A Loss", "Smoke & Mirrors", and "When It Rains". LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes download! Pressed at 45 rpm – for even more booming sound!)

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Sanz/Falconieri/Gilbert/Piccinini/Falconieri/OrtizCiaramella Dances on Movable Ground – Ciaramella Ensemble (180 gram vinyl) ... LP
Yarlung (Germany), 2015. Near Mint- ... $14.99
LP, Vinyl record album
(45 rpm, 180 gram vinyl!)

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Raymond ScottOn The Swinging Side ... LP
Sounds Of Swing, Late 40s. Very Good+ ... $7.99
Goofy swingin' stuff from the great bandleader who also managed to arrange music for cartoons, invent his own instruments, and come up with wild studio techniques. This LPs got 16 tracks of hard to find 78 rpm material. The groups are pretty small, and feature some great unknown players. Tracks include "Magic Garden", "Twilight Zone", "Toonerville Trolley", and "At An Arabian House Party". LP, Vinyl record album
(Red vinyl pressing. Cover has some aging and a bit of pen.)

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✨✧ Miles DavisBopping The Blues (3LP Deluxe Edition) ... LP
Black Lion, 1946. Used 3LP (reissue)... Temporarily Out Of Stock
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(180 gram vinyl, including a single 33 1/3 LP and 2LP 45 RPM set with heavy die-cut cover. #388/500.)

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✨✧ Thelonious MonkThelonious Monk With Sonny Rollins & Frank Foster ... LP
Prestige, 1953/1954. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Two nice slices of Monk from the 78/45 rpm days at Prestige – with a side of the album devoted to each of the sessions represented on the record. Side one is from 1954, and features Monk in the company of Frank Foster tenor and Ray Copeland trumpet – playing a mix of jagged ensemble tracks that hint at the greatness to emerge on the Riverside recordings. Titles on that one include "We See", "Locomotive", and "Hackensack". The flipside features a 1953 session, with Sonny Rollins and Julius Watkins on horn parts – and the tracks "Let's Call One", plus two takes of "Think Of One". LP, Vinyl record album
(OJC pressing with obi.)

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✨✧ Jack WhiteLazaretto (180 gram vinyl – with download and 2 vinyl-only hidden tracks) ... LP
Third Man, 2014. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
The most stylistically sprawling record yet from Jack White! White's trajectory from Detroit garage-blues-punk wunderkind to Nashville record biz provocateur/label magnate is pretty damn impressive – and he really lets his far-reaching impulses fly on Lazzaretto. Unpredictable twists and turns abound, but it's all held together by an undercurrent of pummeling, unpretentious rock and roll, with a rootsy swagger. Ever upping the ante on hella cool vinyl releases, Lazarretto is a 3-speed "Ultra LP" – with a 33 1/3 main track list, and 2 hidden tracks beneath the center labels, one that plays at 45 and one that plays at 78. Oh, and also a hologram visual effect. We're thinking that maybe his next record will summon a genie that grants you 3 wishes. Titles include "Three Women", "Lazaretto", "Temoprary Ground", "Would You Fight For My Love?", "High Ball Stepper", "Just One Drink", "Alone In My Home", That Black Bat Licorice", "Entitlement", "I Think I Found The Culprit" and "Want And Able". LP, Vinyl record album
(A 3-speed "Ultra LP" – with 2 vinyl-only tracks hidden beneath the center labels – one that plays at 78 RPM, and one at 45 RPM! Also includes album download.)
 
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Joe Albany & OthersLow Down (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Cinewax, 2015. New Copy Gatefold ... $14.99 24.98
A beautiful document of the late, great pianist Joe Albany – music put together in support of the film Low Down, and packaged here in a really lovely format! The movie is a poetic look at Albany – an important west coast player from the bop years onward, but one who never reached his full potential, due to a lifetime of heroin use. Yet during his career, he certainly touched plenty of hearts and ears – with recordings that begin in the 78rpm generation, and stretch right up to his final years – almost every one a masterpiece of melancholic piano, with these blue undercurrents that often make Joe's music very distinct. Both the film and this set get at that quality, and intersperse original performances by Albany with a few tracks by contemporaries – like Coleman Hawkins and Max Roach – as well as a few musical bits by Ohad Taylor, who scored parts of the film in a very sympathetic manner. Titles include "Angel Eyes", "Lush Life", "Everybody Knew But Me", "Lotus Blossom", "Barbados", and "AB Blues" by Joe Albany – plus "AJ Blues" and "Daahoud" by Ohad Taylor, "Deeds Not Words" by Max Roach, and "Think Deep" by Coleman Hawkins. LP, Vinyl record album

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Albert Ammons & Meade Lux LewisComplete Blue Note Recordings Of Albert Ammons & Meade Lux Lewis (3LP set) ... LP
Blue Note/Mosaic, Late 30s/Early 40s. Near Mint- 3LPs ... $43.99
Amazing work from the 78rpm days of Blue Note! LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes book.)

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Cecil BarfieldGeorge Mitchell Collection (with download) ... LP
Big Legal Mess, 1976. New Copy ... $11.99 17.99
Timeless work by Georgia bluesman Cecil Barfield – material recorded in the mid 70s, issued in the 21st Century – but done with a quality that could go back to the 78rpm generation! Barfield has this amazing vocal style – strongly inflected at times, with this warble that makes for a strong musical element next to his acoustic guitar – almost Malian at times, and very different than any other blues singer we can think of. The recording quality is excellent – clear, clean, and very unadorned – and titles include "Love Blues", "Tell Me Rider", "Captain Had A Bulldog", "Big Legged Woman", "Five Long Years", "Root Blues", and "Talk To Your Daughter". LP, Vinyl record album

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Count Basie with Lester YoungLester Leaps In ... LP
Epic, Late 30s/1955. Very Good+ ... $14.99
A beautiful mid 50s issue of some of the classic material that Lester Young recorded with Count Basie during the late 30s – all nicely packaged with a great cover, and annotated in a way that offers a lot more information than the original release of the material on 78rpm discs! These are the records that made Lester a giant – and for good reason, as the Basie setting seems to propel Young's horn with even more force than it might have on its own – allowing a great setting for the fresh voice that would go onto transform generations of tenor players to come! The set features 12 tracks in all – and titles include "Moten Swing", "Taxi War Dance", "Dickie's Dream", "Jump For Me", "Song Of The Islands", and "Lester Leaps In". LP, Vinyl record album
(Later yellow label pressing.)

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Sidney BechetSidney Bechet Vol 1 ... LP
Blue Note, Late 40s. Very Good+ ... $34.99
Blue Note LP compiling a number of 78rpm sides recorded for Blue Note by the great Sidney Bechet. Players include Wild Bill Davison, Art Hodes, Walter Page, and Fred Moore – and titles include "Shine", "Fidgety Feet", "Sister Kate", "China Boy", "Copenhagen", "Darktown Strutter's Ball", and "Memphis Blues". LP, Vinyl record album
(Lexington/63rd Street pressing with deep groove, RVG etch, and ear. Cover has a split spine.)

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✨✧ Bob DylanFreewheelin Bob Dylan (original master recording – 2 x 45rpm) ... LP
Columbia/Mobile Fidelity, 1963. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $44.99
Plenty of early classics and hits – including "Don't Think Twice, It's All Right", "Blowin In The Wind", "Down The Highway", "A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall", "I Shall Be Free", "Bob Dylan's Dream", and "Oxford Town". LP, Vinyl record album
(Amazing pressing – two LPs that each spin at 45rpm for great fidelity!)

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Bill EvansBill Evans Trio At Shelly's Manne-Hole (2LP 180gram pressing – 45rpm) ... LP
Riverside/Analogue Productions, 1963. Near Mint- 2LP ... $38.99
A great west coast live date from Bill Evans – one that showed that his magic on the keys was equally at home in LA as it was in New York! The session's especially noteworthy for the presence of drummer Larry Bunker – a great player who worked on countless recordings, both jazz and non-jazz, but who hits a new level here with the Evans Trio – one that almost matches that of Paul Motian for his sensitivity and lyrical interplay with Evans' piano and the bass of Chuck Israels! Titles include "Blues In F", "Our Love Is Here To Stay", "The Boy Next Door", "Swedish Pastry", and "Round Midnight". LP, Vinyl record album

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Ella Fitzgerald & Joe PassTake Love Easy (2LP 180gram pressing – 45rpm) ... LP
Pablo/Analogue Productions, 1973. Sealed 2LP ... $59.99
One of the great Pablo Records efforts to revisit the jazz sound of the 50s – but in fresh new ways allowed by the freer recording modes of the 70s! The album features Ella Fitgerald and Joe Pass, plus nobody else – just voice and guitar coming together in quiet, introspective ways that are completely sublime, and a very nice change from some of Ella's fuller band recordings of the few years before this album. And far from being sleepy, the intimacy of the record almost seems to set a new kind of fire – one that comes from the gentle persona of Ella, which is a far cry from the glass-breaking singer that she'd come to be known as in the mainstream! Titles include "Take Love Easy", "Once I Loved", "Lush Life", "You're Blase", "A Foggy Day", "I Want To Talk About You", and "You Go To My Head". LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited, numbered pressing. Out of print.)

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Dizzy GillespieDizzy Gillespie With Strings (10 inch LP) ... LP
Clef, 1952. Very Good ... $11.99
Dizzy and strings – a surprisingly great combination! Although it was Charlie Parker who first made famous the modernist "jazz with strings" approach, Dizzy does wonderfully here in the format – working in similar fashion with edgey backing from the "Operatic String Orchestra" in sessions recorded in Paris in the early 50s! The material was originally only issued as a number of separate 78rpm singles, but is packaged here as a 10" LP for the US market. Titles include "My Old Flame", "I Waited On You", "Ghost Of A Chance", "The Man I Love", and "Night & Day". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has clear tape on the seams and some flaking at the bottom.)

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Illinois JacquetSwing's The Thing (2LP 180gram pressing – 45rpm) ... LP
Verve/Analogue Productions, Early 50s. Sealed 2LP ... $38.99
One of the greatest small group sessions of the 50s by tenorist Illinois Jacquet – and a record that really lets you hear his development as a musician at the time! Jacquet was always a standout on his instrument – especially in some of the larger group recordings that won him acclaim in the 40s. Yet the player heard here is much more mature, and even more confident – yet in ways that actually have him doing less – really finding his sense of timing and tone, and moving out magically in a hip Verve combo with Roy Eldridge on trumpet, Jimmy Jones on piano, Herb Ellis on guitar, Ray Brown on bass, and Jo Jones on drums. Titles include "Las Vegas Blues", "Have You Met Miss Jones", "Lullaby Of The Leaves", and "Achtung". LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited, numbered pressing!)

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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 – a deft thinness that really comes through well in this presentation of the music, really showing his skill on the strings. Vocals are surprisingly raw at points, making for a real contrast to the guitar – and titles include "I Know His Blood Can Make Me Whole", "Praise God I'm Satisfied", "Dark Was The Night Cold Was The Ground", "When The War Was On", and "Mother's Children Have A Hard Time". LP, Vinyl record album

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Duke JordanFlight To Jordan (2LP 180gram pressing – 45rpm) ... LP
Blue Note/Music Matters, 1960. Sealed 2LP ... $39.99
Quite possibly the greatest album ever cut by pianist Duke Jordan – a seminal force in bop, both for his writing and playing – but an artist who rarely ever got the chance to work as a leader! This session's a prime bit of lost Blue Note – with an unusual and edgey lineup that includes Dizzy Reece on trumpet, Stanley Turrentine on tenor, Reggie Workman on bass, and Art Taylor on drums – all coming together under Jordan's direction. The set's got a wonderfully classic feel – a mix of hardbop with slightly more lyrical leanings, and a few darker undercurrents – heard to best effect in Jordan's writing, which reminds us of some of his work on French soundtracks from the same time. Titles include "Deacon Joe", "Si-Joya", "Flight To Jordan", and "Squawkin". LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited, numbered pressing!)

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Jackie McLeanDestination Out (2LP 180 gram pressing – 45rpm) ... LP
Blue Note/Music Matters, Mid 60s. Near Mint- 2LP ... $39.99
A modernist classic from 60s Blue Note! The album's one of Jackie McLean's greatest from the time – and one of his seminal "new thing" sessions cut with young modernists Grachan Moncur and Bobby Hutcherson. 3 of the 4 long tracks on the record were written by Moncur, and have a similar approach to his own recordings for Blue Note – moody and introspective, in a style that's as concerned with sound and space as it is jazz and rhythm – and Hutcherson's vibes are beyond compare here, with have a sinister metallic quality that he only used briefly in his early career! The whole record's a gem, and one not to pass up! Titles include "Kahlil The Prophet", "Riff Raff", and "Love & Hate". LP, Vinyl record album

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Jackie McLeanOne Step Beyond (2LP 180gram pressing – 45rpm) ... LP
Blue Note/Music Masters, 1963. Near Mint- 2LP ... $39.99
An amazing album – simply groundbreaking, and a key turn for Jackie McLean! The record features a group of hip young players – including a very young Tony Williams, plus Grachan Moncur III, Bobby Hutcherson, and Eddie Kahn – all playing in a spare contemplative modernist mode that would soon become known as "new thing" jazz. The four tracks on the album – "Frankenstein", "Ghost Town", "Blue Rondo", and "Saturday & Sunday" – are extremely stark, and even Hutcherson's often-warm vibes sound harsh and metallic, especially next to McLean's razor-sharp tone. The record's a real treasure – and never too out to be unenjoyable by fans of McLean's more inside work. Extremely compelling – and we sure wish they were making them like this again! LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Thelonious MonkMisterioso (Riverside) (180 gram 2LP – 45rpm pressing) ... LP
Riverside/Analogue Productions, 1958. Sealed 2LP (reissue)... $43.99
A key classic from Thelonious Monk's years at Riverside – and an album that's as compelling as its haunting title! The session features Thelonious working with a great quartet that includes Johnny Griffin on tenor, playing these wonderfully angular lines; Ahmed Abdul-Malik on bass, working in well-rounded tones that add a lot of depth to the work; and Roy Haynes on drums, bringing in a playfully rhythmic spirit that really matches the tone of Monk's compositions – a wonderful quartet to interpret the thoughtful, angular, inventive numbers on the set – not just Monk's own tunes, but some killer arrangements of a few classics too. Tracks are all longish, and the album features key readings of "In Walked Bud", "Misterioso", "Nutty", and "Let's Cool One". LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited, numbered 2LP analogue pressing – on Acoustech/Analogue Productions.)
Also available
Misterioso (Riverside) ... LP 16.99
Misterioso (Riverside) ... CD 3.99

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Ike QuebecBlue & Sentimental (2LP 180gram pressing – 45rpm) ... LP
Blue Note/Analogue Productions, 1961. Near Mint- 2LP ... $39.99
Moody late night tenor musings by one of Blue Note's greatest talents of the early 60s! The album's a classic through and through – and the tenor of the mighty Ike Quebec is set up nicely in a solid quartet with Grant Green on guitar, Paul Chambers on bass, and Philly Joe Jones on drums. There's no piano on the album, which really opens things up a lot, and lets the guitar/tenor lines get all snakey and introspective – with just the right dose of "blue" and "sentimental" to sweeten things up without getting all gooey! A seminal bit of Ike Quebec – and proof that he was one of Blue Note's greatest discoveries ever! Titles include "Minor Impulse", "Blues For Charlie", and "Like". LP, Vinyl record album

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Ike QuebecIt Might As Well Be Spring (2LP 180gram pressing – 45rpm) ... LP
Blue Note/Analogue Productions, 1961. Near Mint- 2LP ... $38.99
One of the all-time great 60s albums from Blue Note – a seminal session from tenor legend Ike Quebec, cut in a warm, mellow style that's simply wonderful! Ike's working here with a quartet that includes organist Freddie Roach – a perfect match for the Quebec tone of the time – with a lean and soulful bottom sound on the Hammond that lets Ike soar on his solos over the top! The group plays a set of mellow standards, plus a few originals – all in the warm soulful vein that was Quebec's virtual domain at the time. Titles include "Lover Man", "A Light Reprieve", and "Easy – Don't Hurt". An incredible Blue Note release, and rare, too (we almost never see a vinyl copy!) LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited, numbered pressing.)
Also available It Might As Well Be Spring ... CD 5.99

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Eric SidayUltra Sonic Perception (180 gram vinyl) ... LP
Berry/Dual Planet (Australia), Early 60s. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)... $23.99
Very early electronic sound library material from Eric Siday – so much so, that all these tracks were originally issued as 78rpm singles – at a time before the sound library scene moved into using full LPs! A number of cuts here were used as early passages on the first Doctor Who episodes – and others follow nicely in a similar vein – with very bold, powerful explorations of the earliest elements of analogue electronics – and an especially strong ear for the darker side of the spectrum! Most numbers here are never too noisy – not as much so as avant compositional work of the time – but they hang on the edge in a really great way, creating a lot of stark spacey elements with just a few deft touches. Titles include "Comet", "Ultimate", "Moonscape", "Galaxy", "Suspended Animation", "The Machines", "Pavane", "Pizzicato Piano", "Challenge Of Space", and "Eclipse". LP, Vinyl record album
(Wonderful heavy vinyl and cover!)

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Pinetop Smith, Speckled Red, Romeo Nelson, etcBoogie Woogie Pianos ... LP
MCA (Japan), Late 20s/1930s. Near Mint- ... $9.99
Very nice Japanese-only collection of vintage 78rpm material! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear, but is nice overall)

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Templeton TwinsTrill It Like It Was ... LP
Vault, Early 70s. Very Good- ... $4.99
One of the oddest little pop records you'll ever own – a post-Harper's Bizarre project that recasts contemporary pop into very old-timey modes! The format followed here is a bit like the Harper's Bizarre albums on Warner – particularly the group's second and third albums – in that late 60s pop numbers are re-presented with a 20s sort of aesthetic – one that's got the vocals crooned, the instrumentation swinging, and the overall production compressed to the fidelity range of a 78rpm record! The style is quite odd, but really compelling – wonderfully charming, and done with a nice ironic undercurrent. Titles include 20s takes on "Spinning Wheel", "MacArthur Park", "Light My Fire", "Everybody's Talkin", "Hey Jude", "Something", "Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You", and "Our Way". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a mark and remnants from sticker removal.)
 
 
 



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