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Blues and R&B Music CD-Box-Sets in high quality deluxe editions by Bear Family

 

Blues and R&B Music re-released in high end deluxe edition by Bear Family Records

We don't have too many Blues and R&B CD-Box-Sets but they are heavy mothers! The father of R&B, Louis Jordan is presented with all of his Decca output. Freddie King has two huge collections and the Sun Blues CD-Box-Set is one of the best reissues of all time. And besides, who can boast with a King Curtis set or one by the Orioles? Let's Git It, While The Gittin' Is Good!

   
 
Arthur 'Big Boy' Crudup: A Music Man Like Nobody Ever Saw (5-CD Box)
Art-Nr.: BCD17352
 

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5-CD boxed set (LP-size) with 68-page hardcover book, 124 tracks. Total playing time approx. 6 hrs.  A Music Man Like Nobody Ever Saw - Elvis Presley  • The first box set devoted to this blues giant!  • His complete recordings 1941-1962!  •...

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Various - History: Nashville Jumps, Blues & Rhythm 1945-1955( 8-CD Box)
Art-Nr.: BCD15864
 

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8-CD Box (LP-format) with c. 284-page hardbound book, 200 single tracks. Total playing time approx. 614 minutes. Early blues and R&B recorded in Nashville, Music City USA. Original recordings made for Bullet Records, Tennessee and Republic Records, Excello and...

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The Platters: Four Platters And One Lovely Dish (9-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15741
 

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9-CD box (LP-size) with 52-page book, 254 tracks. Playing time approx. 648 mns. A long overdue set! The Platters sold more records, played more venues, and appeared in more films than any other vocal group of the time. They truly had the Magic Touch. By 1962, the...

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Various - SUN Records: Sun Blues Box 1950-1958 (10-CD Box)
Art-Nr.: BCD17310
 

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10-CD box set with 184-page hardcover book, 307 tracks. Total playing time approx. 13 hours and 50 minutes. The 'Sun Blues Box'.  Finally, the last word on the Sun and pre-Sun blues recordings! Nearly 30 years after the original Sun Blues Box was released on...

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Freddie King: Texas Flyer, 1974-1976 (5-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD16778
 

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5-CD Boxed Set, LP-size, with 80-page hardcover book, 64 tracks. Playing time: 363:47 minutes. Completes the Freddie King story, with all of his 1974-75 RSO studio recordings (some with label-mate Eric Clapton ) and four jam-packed discs of sizzling mid-'70s...

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Freddie King: Taking Care Of Business 7CD Box 104-Page Book
Art-Nr.: BCD16979
 

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7-CD Box, LP-size, 104 pages hardcover book, 168 tracks, playing time 549:28 minutes. Everything the legendary electric blues guitarist Freddie King cut in the studio from 1956 to 1973 for El-Bee, Federal, King, Cotillion-Atlantic, and Leon Russell's Shelter...

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Hank Ballard & The Midnighters: Nothing But Good (52-62) (5-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD16795
 

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5-CD box (LP-size) with 85-page hardcover book, 150 tracks. Playing time approx. 395 mns. Hank Ballard and The Midnighters were the first professional vocal group young James Brown ever witnessed in person. He vowed one day soon he'd be onstage doing the very...

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Shirley & Lee: The Sweethearts Of The Blues (4-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15960
 

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4-CD box (LP-size) with 32-page book, 112 tracks. Playing time approx. 273 mns. They were called 'The Sweethearts Of The Blues', and, for a decade, they made some of the most exciting and offbeat music to come out of New Orleans. Let The Good Times Roll and Feel So...

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Bobby Mitchell: I'm Gonna Be A Wheel Someday (2-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15961
 

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2-CD box (LP-size) with 20-page book, 47 tracks. Playing time approx. 111 mns. Continuing our exploration of New Orleans R&B on the classic Imperial label, we're pleased to announce that we've assembled the complete Imperial recordings of the hugely under-rated...

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Nellie Lutcher: & Her Rhythm (4-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15910
 

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4-CD box (LP-size) with 36-page book, 105 tracks. Playing time approx. 283 mns. A million miles from the cottonpatch, this was swinging, sophisticated music that effortlessly combined blues, boogie, jazz, and classic pop. Nellie Lutcher, an accomplished pianist in...

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Julia Lee: Kansas City Star (5-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15770
 

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5-CD box (LP-size) with 32-page book, 109 tracks. Playing time approx. 309 mns. No-one handled a ribald blues like Julia Lee, but it would be wrong to think of her simply as a singer of smutty songs. A fine pianist, she surrounded herself all her life with the best...

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CADILLACS: The Complete Josie Sessions (4-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15648
 

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4-CD boxed set (LP-size) with 31-page book, 104 tracks. Playing time approx. 254 mns. Everyone knows Speedoo . It's one of the half-dozen best-loved classics from the golden era of the vocal groups, and it's here together with the rest of the Cadillacs ' Josie...

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Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers: Complete Recordings (5-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15782
 

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5-CD box (LP-size) with 40-page book, 142 tracks. Playing time approx. 350 mns. It is as tragic a story as any in popular music. Frankie Lymon was a star at 13, washed up at 16, a drug addict at 17, and dead at 25. His Gee recordings caught the spirit of rock 'n'...

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The Orioles: The Jubilee Recordings (6-CD)
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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King Curtis: Capitol Years 1962-1965 (3-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15670
 

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3-CD boxed set (LP-size) with 24-page book, 77 tracks. Playing time approx. 199 mns. King Curtis was THE R&B sax player in the late '50s and early '60s. They'd cancel sessions if they couldn't get him. He made some highly regarded solo recordings too, and the...

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Smiley Lewis: Shame, Shame, Shame (4-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15745
 

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4-CD box (LP-size) with 36-page book, 100 tracks. Playing time approx. 238 mns. As essential as the Fats Domino set, this is everything that the hard luck New Orleans bluesman cut in his short life.Smiley Lewis had one of the great blues voices, and some of the best...

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Piano Red A.k.a. Dr. Feelgood: The Doctor's In! (4-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15685
 

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4-CD box (LP-size) with 20-page book, 122 tracks. Playing time approx. 301 mns. For pure enjoyment, for simple rockin' good music, nothing can match Willie Perryman a.k.a. Piano Red a.k.a. Doctor Feelgood. He was an albino R&B singer from Georgia, and he...

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Louis Jordan: Let The Good Times Roll(1938-1954) (9-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15557
 

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9-CD boxed set (LP-size) with 47-page book, 215 tracks. Playing time approx. 623 mns. Look out! as the man himself said, 'This is it!' Throw away those old bootlegs, sell the other albums and pick up these nine little boogie woogie blue plates. This is everything...

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