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Dreamer (LP, 180gram Vinyl) Bobby 'Blue' Bland: Dreamer (LP, 180gram Vinyl) Art-Nr.: BAF18029

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Vol.3 Electric Blues 1960 - 1969 (english) Various - Electric Blues - Plug It In! Turn It Up!: Vol.3 Electric Blues 1960 - 1969 (english) Art-Nr.: BCD16923

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Classics In Jazz (10inch LP) T-Bone Walker: Classics In Jazz (10inch LP) Art-Nr.: BAF11010

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Vol.1 Electric Blues 1939 - 1954 (english) Various - Electric Blues - Plug It In! Turn It Up!: Vol.1 Electric Blues 1939 - 1954 (english) Art-Nr.: BCD16921

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Blues Breakers John Mayall: Blues Breakers Art-Nr.: CD8448272

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Acoustic Blues Vol.2 (2-CD) Various - Acoustic Blues: Acoustic Blues Vol.2 (2-CD) Art-Nr.: BCD17230

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The Big Push  (CD) Various: The Big Push (CD) Art-Nr.: CDKM19

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Willie Buck Way (CD) Willie Buck: Willie Buck Way (CD) Art-Nr.: CDDE857

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Vol.2 Electric Blues 1954 - 1967 (english) Various - Electric Blues - Plug It In! Turn It Up!: Vol.2 Electric Blues 1954 - 1967 (english) Art-Nr.: BCD16922

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In Session (CD & DVD) Albert King & Stevie Ray Vaughan: In Session (CD & DVD) Art-Nr.: CD31839

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Tore Up! (CD) Various: Tore Up! (CD) Art-Nr.: CDKM21

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(Koko Mojo) 28 Tracks - Digisleeve - The Mojo Man says: Dig this mighty hep selection of some of my fave harp tunes. Some are pretty ''obscure'' and some are classics but every number here is simply fantastic. Hot Shot Love, Papa...
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The Bookends (CD) Eric Gales: The Bookends (CD) Art-Nr.: CDPRD7577

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(Provogue Records) 11 Tracks - Gales and guests Once celebrated as a prodigy of blues rock, Eric Gales has long since become an absolute ''who is who'' of the scene. In 2019 the virtuoso guitarist returns from the studio with his new...
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The Bookends (LP, 180g Vinyl, Download Card) Eric Gales: The Bookends (LP, 180g Vinyl, Download Card) Art-Nr.: LPPRD7577

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(Provogue Records) 10 Tracks - Gales and guests Once celebrated as a prodigy of blues rock, Eric Gales has long since become an absolute ''who is who'' of the scene. In 2019 the virtuoso guitarist returns from the studio with his new...
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Heavy Hearted (CD) Ryan McGarvey: Heavy Hearted (CD) Art-Nr.: CDFIRM005

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(Self published) 12 Tracks - Digipack - Ryan überzeugt, improvisiert und zaubert auf seinem Instrument. Seine Musik ist wahre Schönheit! Das neue Album 'Heavy Hearted' ist vielfältig und gerade das Intro und Outro zeigen, dass er...
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Herding Cats (CD) Haney's Big House: Herding Cats (CD) Art-Nr.: CDWSRC141

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(Western Star Records) 13 Tracks - Rhythm & Blues Showband, which comes across like a family clan! Las Vegas meets the Mississippi Delta, beautiful and authentic! MM/Bear Family Records
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Rockinitis Vol.1 & 2 (CD) Various: Rockinitis Vol.1 & 2 (CD) Art-Nr.: CDSTAG138

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(Stag-O-Lee) 32 Tracks - Electric Blues From The Rock'n'Roll Era - Compiled by Diddy Wah and R-Man originally for the two vinyl volumes here now all together on one compact disc!
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A Rockin' Good Way (CD) Priscilla Bowman: A Rockin' Good Way (CD) Art-Nr.: CDET126

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(El Toro Records) 15 Tracks - Priscilla Bowman could sing... but really sing! This compilation brings together her Vee-Jay recordings from the 1950's, including those on Falcon and Abner. This is Jump Blues, Rhythm & Blues and...
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Been Meaning To Tell You (CD) Ina Forsman: Been Meaning To Tell You (CD) Art-Nr.: CDRUF1262

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(Ruf Records) 12 Tracks - Digisleeve - ''Gesanglich ist die Mittzwanzigerin ebenfalls überaus vielseitig. Auf ihrem starken zweiten Opus hat sie vom sanften Einschmeicheln über schön dreckige Passagen bis zum erbosten Wüten alles...
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Roads That Cross (CD) Katarina Pejak: Roads That Cross (CD) Art-Nr.: CDRUF1266

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(Ruf Records) 11 Tracks - Konsequent den eigenen Weg zu gehen erfordert Mut. Zwischen ihrem Geburtsort Belgrad und dem MARZ Studio in Texas, wo ihr großartigiges neues Abum entstanden ist, liegen für Katarina Pejak viele Meilen und...
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Texas Queens 5 (CD) Bloodest Saxophone: Texas Queens 5 (CD) Art-Nr.: CDVTDT0030

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(VizzTone) 12 Tracks - Featuring Diunna Greenleaf, Crystal Thomas, Jai Malano, Lauren Cervantes, Angela Miller!
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Capitalist Blues (LP) Leyla McCalla: Capitalist Blues (LP) Art-Nr.: LPJV70154

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(Jazz Village) 11 Tracks - Gatefold Cover - Leyla McCallas neues Album »The Capitalist Blues« betrachtet die psychologischen und emotionalen Auswirkungen der Lebensumstände in einer kapitalistischen Gesellschaft, in der einzig das Geld...
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How Blue Can You Get? Great Blues Vocals In The Jazz Tradition (LP) Various: How Blue Can You Get? Great Blues Vocals In The... Art-Nr.: LPNL86758

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(Bluebird) 16 tracks
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Survivor Blues (2-LP, 180g, Orange Vinyl, Ltd.) Walter Trout: Survivor Blues (2-LP, 180g, Orange Vinyl, Ltd.) Art-Nr.: LPPRD75751

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(Provogue) 12 Tracks - Plus Download Card! - Gatefold Cover! - New life for forgotten songs Two years after his last album We're All In This Together, Walter Trout returns from the studio in 2019 with a new longplayer: Survivor Blues!...
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Church Of The Blues (CD) Watermelon Slim: Church Of The Blues (CD) Art-Nr.: CDNBM0065

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(Northern Blues Music) 14 Tracks - Digisleeve - The US-American musician Watermelon Slim is considered one of the most authentic bluesers of our time and releases his new album Church of The Blues. He has been nominated more than 20...
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Survivor Blues (CD) Walter Trout: Survivor Blues (CD) Art-Nr.: CDPRD75752

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(Provogue) 12 Tracks - New life for forgotten songs Two years after his last album We're All In This Together, Walter Trout returns from the studio in 2019 with a new longplayer: Survivor Blues! Instead of his own songs, the US guitarist...
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Midnight Rambler (CD) Big Joe Maher & The Dynaflows: Midnight Rambler (CD) Art-Nr.: CD600504

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(Essential Media Mood) 12 tracks.
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Mr. Boogie's Back In Town (LP) Mitch Woods & His Rocket 88's: Mr. Boogie's Back In Town (LP) Art-Nr.: LPBP2888

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(Blind Pig Records) 11 Tracks - 1988 and originally shrink-wrapped! - A true rarity among our LPs! Californian boogie piano with extra hot 88 keys! Also delight swing'n'blues freaks and rock'n'roll worshippers! MM/Bear Family Records
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Live At Ramblin Man Affair (CD) The Kentucky Headhunters: Live At Ramblin Man Affair (CD) Art-Nr.: CDAL4988

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(Alligator) 13 tracks. Live album from Grammy and Country Music Award-winning Southern rockers packs an adrenaline-fueled punch from the opening crunch of 'Big Boss Man' to a thunderous take on the Beatles' 'Don't Let Me Down.' The fun...
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Willie Buck Way (CD) Willie Buck: Willie Buck Way (CD) Art-Nr.: CDDE857

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(Delmark) 17 tracks - 'Honorary Blues Legend Willie Buck Way' is the name of a street in Chicago named after Delmark recording artist Willie Buck. 'Cell Phone Man', Buck’s previous album (released October, 2012), debuted on the Living...
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The Complete Dinah Washington Vol.14 (CD) Dinah Washington: The Complete Dinah Washington Vol.14 (CD) Art-Nr.: CD830570

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(Official) 15 Tracks - 1955 -
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The Complete Dinah Washington Vol.13 (CD) Dinah Washington: The Complete Dinah Washington Vol.13 (CD) Art-Nr.: CD83051

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(Official) 14 Tracks - 1954-1955 -
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The Complete Dinah Washington Vol.7 (CD) Dinah Washington: The Complete Dinah Washington Vol.7 (CD) Art-Nr.: CD83018

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(Official) 16 Tracks - 1951-1952 -
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The Complete Dinah Washington Vol.10 (CD) Dinah Washington: The Complete Dinah Washington Vol.10 (CD) Art-Nr.: CD83028

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(Official) 11 Tracks - 1953-1954 -
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De Hits van Jaap Dekker - Boogie Set (CD) Jaap Dekker: De Hits van Jaap Dekker - Boogie Set (CD) Art-Nr.: CDPS49

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(EMI-NL) 12 Tracks - 1971-1975 - Dutch boogie piano of the master class with tendency to rock'n'roll! Reminiscent of the great Freddie 'Fingers' Lee and Chas & Dave!
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Live At Rockpalast - 2006 (2-CD & DVD) Chris Farlowe: Live At Rockpalast - 2006 (2-CD & DVD) Art-Nr.: CDMIG90842

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(MIG-Made In Germany) 29 Tracks - The old master of the British Rhythm & Blues in interaction with the Norman Beaker Band. Norman Beaker (guitar), John Price (bass), Dave Baldwin (keyboard), Damian Hand (saxophone), Paul Burgess (drums)...
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Lost Muscle Shoals Recordings (LP) Blaze Foley: Lost Muscle Shoals Recordings (LP) Art-Nr.: LPLA102

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(Lost Art) 10 tracks Digitally remastered edition of the first album recorded by the legendary Austin singer songwriter who was tragically murdered in 1989. Recorded with Muscle Shoals studio musicians in 1984, the album was never...
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The Griot (CD) Gaye Adegbalola: The Griot (CD) Art-Nr.: CDHTM2420

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(VizzTone) 17 Tracks - Digipack - 16 page booklet with all lyrics - Gaye Adegbalola serves up topical blues for topical times. Like the storytelling griots of West Africa, she is the living archive of oral history, the seed-sower, the...
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The Big Push  (CD) Various: The Big Push (CD) Art-Nr.: CDKM19

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(Koko Mojo Records) 28 Tracks - ecopac
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Sanctuary (CD) Bryan Lee: Sanctuary (CD) Art-Nr.: CDERR1806

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(Earrelevant Records) 11 Tracks - Digisleeve -
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First Born (CD) Big Creek Slim & Rodrigo Mantovani: First Born (CD) Art-Nr.: CDCHICO1

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(Chico Blues) 16 tracks. Big Creek Slim (voc,dobro,acoustic gtr, banjo, electric gtr, hca) and Rodrigo Mantovani (upright bass sousaphone,maracas,jug) supported by Igor Prado, Sidmar Vieira, Luciano Leaes, Yuri Prado.
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Take It Off Slowly (CD) Dana Gillespie: Take It Off Slowly (CD) Art-Nr.: CD120984

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(Wolf) 12 tracks. Dana Gillespie hat sich im März und Juni 2018 mit Al Cook und Band in seinem Studio in Wien getroffen, um diese, sehr schöne traditionelle Blues CD aufzunehmen.
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Yardbirds Story (CD) The Yardbirds: Yardbirds Story (CD) Art-Nr.: CDVIN02

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(Vintage Records) 18 Tracks - Excellent cross-section of the Yardbirds career!
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Wilde Awake (CD) Rosedale: Wilde Awake (CD) Art-Nr.: CDDFG8809

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(Dixiefrog) 10 tracks. The second album Wide Awake by the blues rock band Rosedale, whose success of their debut album can be explained by the outstanding vocal abilities of Amandyn Roses, their symbiotic interaction with Charlie...
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Midnight Ramble Music Sessions 1 (CD+DVD) Levon Helm: Midnight Ramble Music Sessions 1 (CD+DVD) Art-Nr.: CDLH1

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13 tracks. The Levon Helm Band is making more than music in Woodstock, NY nestled in the heart of the Catskill Mountains, they are orchestrating a musical carnival known as the Midnight Ramble. The idea is to recreate, inside Levon Helm...
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A Woman Rules The World (CD) Whitney Shay: A Woman Rules The World (CD) Art-Nr.: CD902441

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10 tracks.
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The Ice Queen (LP) Sue Foley: The Ice Queen (LP) Art-Nr.: LPSP1398

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(Stony Okain) 8 tracks, includes download card for 15 track Deluxe Edition, Ice Clear Vinyl Sue Foley is a multi-award-winning musician and one of the finest blues and roots artists working today. She is a veritable triple-threat of...
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Boom Boom - Selected Singles 1959-1962 (LP) John Lee Hooker: Boom Boom - Selected Singles 1959-1962 (LP) Art-Nr.: LP81995

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(Saga) 16 tracks, limited edition in color Vinyl (green)
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Original Album Classics (5-CD) The Derek Trucks Band: Original Album Classics (5-CD) Art-Nr.: CD86329

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(Sony Music Legacy) 46 Tracks - The 'Original Album Classics' series presents the most important artists with their most important original albums. Uniform series look with large artist photo and cover images of the 5 albums on the front...
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Mule (CD) Henry Townsend: Mule (CD) Art-Nr.: CDOM309

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(Omnivore Recordings) 21 tracks, digipack “Mule” appeared in 1980 on the St. Louis Nighthawk Records label. The label was to turn its attention to reggae after 1980, but had started as a blues label in 1976 releasing a series of blues...
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Redemption (2-LP) Joe Bonamassa: Redemption (2-LP) Art-Nr.: LPPRD755912

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(Provogue) 12 tracks, incl. download card The 2018 studio album by Joe Bonamassa pressed on black vinyl
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Hi-Fi Christmas Guitar (LP) Joel Paterson: Hi-Fi Christmas Guitar (LP) Art-Nr.: LPVEN5007

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(Ventrella Records) 14 tracks incl. download code Hi-Fi Christmas Guitar is a brand-new 14 song Christmas LP by Chicago-based guitarist Joel Paterson. 14 Christmas classics that move between Jazz, Western Swing, Rock'n'Roll and classical...
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California Mudslide - And Earthquake (LP) Lightnin' Hopkins: California Mudslide - And Earthquake (LP) Art-Nr.: LPMH8005

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(Modern Harmonic) 11 tracks Seismic specimens from 1969 Country Blues Hopkins in his prime in '69 on mud slide vinyl! Flaming electric delta blues, supplemented by organ. Cut by Kevin Grey, and pressed at the Third Man in Detroit on a...
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Live At Royal Albert Hall (3-LP) Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa: Live At Royal Albert Hall (3-LP) Art-Nr.: LPPRD7567

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(Provogue) 23 tracks, incl. download card, limited edition, red vinyl It's May 4th, 2018, and the Royal Albert Hall is blacked out. When a sold out crowd holds its breath in the dark, a lonely figure appears out of the shadows and purrs...
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Live At Royal Albert Hall (2-CD) Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa: Live At Royal Albert Hall (2-CD) Art-Nr.: CDPRD75672

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(Provogue) 23 tracks It's May 4th, 2018, and the Royal Albert Hall is blacked out. When a sold out crowd holds its breath in the dark, a lonely figure appears out of the shadows and purrs the opening line of As Long As I Have A Song with...
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Feel Like Going Home (CD) Kris Pohlmann: Feel Like Going Home (CD) Art-Nr.: CDBPR0007

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(Black Penny Records) 10 tracks Feel Like Going Home explores the many emotions of a blues artist who left England almost two decades ago to move to Germany. Even if it wasn't quite the big migration of blues legends like Muddy Waters or...
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Early Recordings - Detroit And Beyond Vol.1 (2-LP) John Lee Hooker: Early Recordings - Detroit And Beyond Vol.1 (2-LP) Art-Nr.: LPTMR511

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(Third Man Records) 28 tracks The first reissue of John Lee Hooker's groundbreaking and rare Detroit and Beyond recordings on vinyl since their first release in 1973, these tracks were announced by many fans as his best overall recording...
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Early Recordings - Detroit And Beyond Vol.2 (2-LP) John Lee Hooker: Early Recordings - Detroit And Beyond Vol.2 (2-LP) Art-Nr.: LPTMR512

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(Third Man Records) 28 tracks The first reissue of John Lee Hooker's groundbreaking and rare Detroit and Beyond recordings on vinyl since their first release in 1973, these tracks were announced by many fans as his best overall recording...
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Uke Party (CD) Various: Uke Party (CD) Art-Nr.: CDBLR1802

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(Blind Lemon) 20 tracks. Blind Lemon Records celebrates the ukulele! A very colorful mixture of a total of 20 songs and instrumentals, traditionals and originals.
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40 Bluesful Years (CD) Pee Wee Bluesgang: 40 Bluesful Years (CD) Art-Nr.: CDSIR2195

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(Sireena) 7 tracks. 40 Bluesful Years' recorded live at the Musiktheater Piano in Dortmund on 29.12.2017.
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Carl Sonny Leyland's House Party (CD) Carl Sonny Leyland: Carl Sonny Leyland's House Party (CD) Art-Nr.: CDCSL001

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(CSL Records) 14 Tracks - Gatefold Digisleeve - 2018 finally brings us another album by Carl Sonny Leyland, who shows the whole range of his skills here! Of course lots of Blues and Boogie, real gone Rhythm'n'Blues, jazzy Swing - in any...
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'Blues Music Awards 2016' for Bear Family Records

Bear Family's luxurious CD boxed set, Slim Harpo 'Buzzin' The Blues - The Complete Slim Harpo', was honored with the 'Blues Music Award 2016' as 'Best Historical Album of the Year'. The award ceremony was part of the Blues Foundation's gala evening in the Cook Convention Center in Memphis, Tennessee on the evening of May 5th. Bear Family would like to express deepest thanks to Martin Hawkins, William Gambler and Johnny Pallazotto. 

Blues CDs and Blues Vinyl on Bear Family Mailorder

Blues appears to be the flavor of the month. Most classic LP releases from the 1950s, and 1960s have been re-issued, most of them on high-quality 180gram vinyl. On our own Bear Family label, we have re-released on vinyl one of the rarest and very hard-to-find collector’s classics: Frank Frost & The Night Hawks – Hey Boss Man! Extremely cool Southern down home blues, originally produced by Sun Records founder Sam Phillips during the early 1960s, and originally released on his then newly established Phillips International record label. 

One of the greatest soul/blues albums, ever!

Only recently, Bear Family has released the 180gram version of a true soul/blues classic: Etta James – Tell Mama. This album is regarded one of the greatest soul/blues albums, ever! It was recorded at the famous Fame Studios in Alabama in 1967, and it contains the Blues standard and one of the finest female vocal pieces, I’d Rather Go Blind!

At present, most classic blues albums, originally released on LP during the 1950s and 1960s, are back in print: Sonny Boy Williamson's legendary ‚Rockin’ Chair’ album, the provocative ‚Electric Mud’ album by Muddy Waters, and Jimmy Reed’s VeeJay LPs, a.m.o. But on www.bear-family.com you will also find rarities, original LPs from the 1980s, released when the interest in vinyl LPs was on the decline as most collectors suddenly favored the new digital format, compact disc.

The Bear Family blues catalog

is offering a lot more than classics and rarities. Most of today’s new blues productions are released on both formats, on CD and on high-quality vinyl. In the blues/rock category, most releases are also available on LP.

The vinyl revitalization of the Blues is amazing. Come on, honestly: Isn’t it a lot more fun to listen to Blues played on a turntable?!

'Blues Music Awards 2016' for Bear Family Records Bear Family's luxurious CD boxed set,  Slim Harpo  'Buzzin' The Blues - The Complete Slim Harpo', was honored with... read more »
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'Blues Music Awards 2016' for Bear Family Records

Bear Family's luxurious CD boxed set, Slim Harpo 'Buzzin' The Blues - The Complete Slim Harpo', was honored with the 'Blues Music Award 2016' as 'Best Historical Album of the Year'. The award ceremony was part of the Blues Foundation's gala evening in the Cook Convention Center in Memphis, Tennessee on the evening of May 5th. Bear Family would like to express deepest thanks to Martin Hawkins, William Gambler and Johnny Pallazotto. 

Blues CDs and Blues Vinyl on Bear Family Mailorder

Blues appears to be the flavor of the month. Most classic LP releases from the 1950s, and 1960s have been re-issued, most of them on high-quality 180gram vinyl. On our own Bear Family label, we have re-released on vinyl one of the rarest and very hard-to-find collector’s classics: Frank Frost & The Night Hawks – Hey Boss Man! Extremely cool Southern down home blues, originally produced by Sun Records founder Sam Phillips during the early 1960s, and originally released on his then newly established Phillips International record label. 

One of the greatest soul/blues albums, ever!

Only recently, Bear Family has released the 180gram version of a true soul/blues classic: Etta James – Tell Mama. This album is regarded one of the greatest soul/blues albums, ever! It was recorded at the famous Fame Studios in Alabama in 1967, and it contains the Blues standard and one of the finest female vocal pieces, I’d Rather Go Blind!

At present, most classic blues albums, originally released on LP during the 1950s and 1960s, are back in print: Sonny Boy Williamson's legendary ‚Rockin’ Chair’ album, the provocative ‚Electric Mud’ album by Muddy Waters, and Jimmy Reed’s VeeJay LPs, a.m.o. But on www.bear-family.com you will also find rarities, original LPs from the 1980s, released when the interest in vinyl LPs was on the decline as most collectors suddenly favored the new digital format, compact disc.

The Bear Family blues catalog

is offering a lot more than classics and rarities. Most of today’s new blues productions are released on both formats, on CD and on high-quality vinyl. In the blues/rock category, most releases are also available on LP.

The vinyl revitalization of the Blues is amazing. Come on, honestly: Isn’t it a lot more fun to listen to Blues played on a turntable?!

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