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Bear Family Records – the world's leading re-issue labels

BEAR FAMILY RECORDS – one of the world's leading re-issue labels, know for its classy premium quality box sets, and single CD, DVD, and vinyl releases.

Our label catalog alone contains more than 1,600 releases on Bear Family. Some are multi CD sets with well-researched comprehensive coffee-table size books, some of them weighing several pounds. We are reviving the music, and the artists from long ago.

   
 
Merle Haggard: Same Train - A Different Time (CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15740
 

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1-CD with 20-page booklet, 29 tracks. Playing time approx. 77 mns. Merle Haggard 's 1969 classic double LP played a pivotal role in bringing the music of Jimmie Rodgers to a new audience. In it, he was true to the spirit of Rodgers, but brought a new twist to the...

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SONS OF THE PIONEERS: Wagons West (4-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15640
 

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4-CD boxed set (LP-size) with 23-page book, 114 tracks. Playing time approx. 315 mns. The Sons of the Pioneers were the first - and greatest - western harmony group. Their wonderful close harmony has never been equaled. Here, they're on RCA and Coral between 1945...

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Connie Francis: White Sox, Pink Lipstick (5-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15616
 

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5-CD boxed set (LP-size) with 40-page book, 134 tracks. Playing time approx. 375 mns. Connie Francis was - without a doubt - the best-selling female vocalist of the rock 'n' roll era. She set the pace, and was untoppable and unstoppable well into the '60s Here we...

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Merle Travis: Folksongs Of The Hills: Back Home - Songs Of The Coalminers (CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15636
 

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1-CD with 28-page booklet, 24 tracks. Playing time approx. 79 mns. A dream package for Travis fans. Here's the original 1947 "Folksongs Of The Hills" album (which included the first versions of songs like Nine Pound Hammer, I Am A Pilgrim, Muskrat, This World Is...

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Eddy Arnold: The Tennessee Plowboy And His Guitar (5-CD Box Set)
Art-Nr.: BCD15726
 

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5-CD box (LP-size) with 40-page book, 120 tracks. Playing time approx. 331 mns. Eddy Arnold 's earliest recordings are among the greatest and rarest recordings in modern country music. Between 1944 and 1950, Eddy Arnold established an entirely new style of...

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Eddie Wilson: Dankeschön, Bitteschön, Wiedersehen (2-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15615
 

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Eddie Wilson, geboren als Armin Edgar Schaible, war einer der wenigen Europäer der die US-Country-Musik beherrschte und zu vermitteln verstand. Er hatte seine eigenen, sehr puristischen `Hardcore`-Versionen der amerikanischen Countrymusik. Er wollte, dass die Musik...

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The Orioles: The Jubilee Recordings (6-CD Box Set)
Art-Nr.: BCD15682
 

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6-CD box (LP-size) with 16-page book, 152 tracks. Playing time approx. 419 mns. Sonny Til was one of the classic voices of black music, and his group, the Orioles , is generally reckoned as the first R&B vocal group. They were the ones that brought the Ink...

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Jimmy Swan: Honky Tonkin' In Mississippi (CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15758
 

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1-CD with 24-page booklet, 30 tracks. Playing time approx. 78 mns. When Jimmy Swan died in 1995, an era died with him. Jimmy Swan played hard bitten unapologetic hillbilly music, and he later turned to hard bitten unapologetic segregationist politics. He started...

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Mike Pedicin: Jive Medicin (CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15738
 

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If you like that Haley sound, then you really need to check out Mike Pedicin. Recorded for RCA between 1955 and 1957, these 32 songs are in the Vegas rock 'n' roll style. They include Mambo Rock, I'm Hip, The Hot Bacarolle, When The Cats Come Marching In, Hotter...

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Connie Francis & Hank Williams Jr: Sing Great Country Favorites (CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15737
 

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1-CD with 20-page booklet, 14 tracks. Playing time approx. 35 mns. At first sight, Connie Francis and Hank Williams Jr. wouldn't seem to have much in common, but Connie loved country music, and her voice blends beautifully with Hank Jr.'s on this duet album,...

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Stu Phillips: A Journey Through The Provinces
Art-Nr.: BCD15721
 

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A tortuous path took Stu Phillips from Montreal, Canada to Nashville. His first stop was Edmonton in western Canada, and he began recording there. He was a radio and TV star in Canada by the late 1950s, and he signed with Rodeo Records and recorded three...

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WILLS, Bob: The Longhorn Recordings
Art-Nr.: BCD15689
 

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1-CD with 12-page booklet, 23 tracks. Playing time approx. 59 mns. Made in 1964 and 1965 for Dewey Groom's Longhorn Records, this set is notable for a complete program of fiddle favorites. Wills returned to the fiddle tunes he had learned in his youth, and produced...

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Carl Mann: Mona Lisa (4-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15713
 

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The Mona Lisa man is back! Here are his legendary Sun-Phillips International recordings, complete for the first time, plus his first record for Jaxon, and later records for Monument and ABC. Some previously unissued demos round out the set.  The magic in this...

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Burl Ives: A Little Bitty Tear - The Nashville Years 1961-1965 (5-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15667
 

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Burl Ives A Little Bitty Tear (5-CD) He is a man of many talents: singer, author, Academy Award winning actor, folk music scholar and performer. He was a companion of Woody Guthrie, and one of the few who laid the foundation for the Folk Boom of the late '50s and...

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Various - That'll Flat Git It!: Vol.1 - Rockabilly From The Vaults Of RCA Records (CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15622
 

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1-CD with 48-page booklet, 31 tracks. Playing time approx. 68 mns. When RCA Victor signed Elvis Presley for the unprecedented sum of $40,000 in November 1955, the label's historic acquisition was not made solely on the whim of Steve Sholes, the New York—based...

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Jürgen Von Manger: Stegreifgeschichten Vol.2 (CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD16002
 

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Mit ‚Stegreifgeschichten' im Rundfunk und bald auch im Fernsehen, in Buchform und auf einem Dutzend Platten, die nicht nur eine neue Kunstfigur populär machen, sondern auch eine bis dahin überregional kaum gehörte Sprache, die des Ruhrgebiets. Zusammengesetzt aus...

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Jürgen Von Manger: Stegreifgeschichten (CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD16001
 

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Turn of the year 1961/62, Norddeutscher Rundfunk: Adolf Tegtmeier enters the media scene as'murderer-in-law'. Although it is not particularly conspicuously placed far from its geographical homeland Ruhrgebiet and in the 3rd radio program, it starts for Tegtmeier...

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