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"Compilation of top notch gospel and blues recorded between 1927 and 1967. A mix of very well known artists such as Blind Lemon Jefferson, Gary Davis and Robert Wilkins and more obscure folks like John Lee and Charles White. A record filled with some of Mississippi ...
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"Compilation of blues and gospel recordings made by George Mitchell between 1962 and 1976! The deep hill country stomps and blues of R.L. Burnside, Rosa Lee Hill and Jesse Mae Hemphill, the hard driving electric guitar and drum music of James Davis, the haunting gospel ...
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"The first ever vinyl collection of the legendary Kostis, the most enigmatic of all Greek rebetika artists of the early 1930s. Truly unique guitar duets and black-humor prose chronicling the hash dens, prison culture and pickpockets of old Athens. Virtuosic ...
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"Lum Guffin has been called "The Walking Victrola", a human depository of many musical styles and songs. This LP features great performances recorded in the early 1970's of Lum playing guitar and singing. His style is distinctive and beautiful. A true great of the blues ...
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"Incredible compilation of calypso classics from Trinidad recorded between 1928 and 1948 by well known masters of the form such as The Roaring Lion, Attila the Hun, Lionel Belasco and Lord Invader, as well as by some lesser known but great artists. Minor chord intense ...
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"12 great songs recorded by two of Cajun music's finest and most unusual artists: Blind Uncle Gaspard and Delma Lachney. All songs originally released on 78 in the late 1920's. Fragile and dignified performances with French vocals accompanied by guitar or fiddle or ...
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"The DeZurik Sisters (also known as the Cackle Sisters) were Carolyn and Mary Jane DeZurik - two absolutely amazing identical twin sisters with soaring voices that must be heard to be believed. Here we have the first ever LP of tracks by these two incredible ...
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"The second Staple Singers LP reissued exactly as it was originally released in 1961. Included are the seminal version of 'Will The Circle Be Unbroken?', the intense 'Too Close' which was recorded live in a church', the uplifting 'Don't Knock', and the stunning ...
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"The third Staple Singers LP reissued exactly as it was originally released in 1962! On offer are some of the Staples' finest songs, including 'I've Been Scorned', 'This May Be The Last Time', 'The Day Is Passed And Gone' and 'Two Wings'. Expect sparse arrangements with ...
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"This compilation is our tribute to the music made in the U.S. between 1927 and 1948. We decided not only to focus on traditional genres (blues, old-time, Cajun), but to also show the music that was brought by the boatloads of immigrants coming to these shores. The ...
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"2nd edition with regular printed jacket. Original recordings from 1927-1929, with Phillips perhaps accompanied on the Dolceola (miniature piano-like instrument). "Beautifully haunting music from Phillips. His sweetly-sung Christian blues, bathed in a celestial haze of ...
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"Incredibly well compiled '20s-'30s era blues comp. High quality of sound for the time period of its recordings. This compilation is filled with the most accessible blues songs made to be appreciated by enthusiasts and those new to the genre. Features Blind Willie ...
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"Compilation of absolutely must have country blues. A mix of well known artists playing their signature songs and more obscure musicians. Highlights include Bukka White's elemental 'Fixin' To Die', Lottie Kimbroughs' seldom heard 'Don't Speak To Me', George Carters' ...
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"The first Staple Singers LP reissued at last. And exactly as it was released in 1959. This is some of the deepest, most intense music ever recorded. Pops Staples' tremolo guitar may very well be the purest sound ever to hit air. Mavis Staples' probably has the most ...
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"Lurking around the Northwest music world for years playing with the likes of the Black Cat Orchestre, Earth, David Byrne, Terry Riley, Nirvana and a ton of other musicians, here we have Lori Goldstons' beautiful cello playing in its purest form - unaccompanied and ...
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"Though Michael Hurley needs no further introduction, and in spite of a discography comprising many highly regarded albums, this 2013 batch of home recordings includes some of his best songs ever! Hurley plays heart breakers solo with guitar and/or organ accompaniment, ...
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"A reissue of Boubacar Traoré's classic debut album, Mariama. Originally released on cassette in the late 1980s, after he had already been a star in Mali for over 25 years. Recorded in the wake of losing his wife, eight beautiful, haunting tracks by one of Mali's most ...
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"Compilation of some of the best songs recorded for the Testament label between 1961 and 1967. Here we have the deep spirituals of Fred and Annie McDowell, the haunting music of Peg Leg Howell, the long form lonesome blues of Skip James contemporary Jack Owens, the ...
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"First ever international release of film soundtrack tunes from Northern Nigeria - where the film industry is modeled on Bollywood. Autotuned robotic vocals combine with frenetic drum machines and pitch bending synths for a singular hybrid of local styles and Indian ...
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"At last! A reissue full LP of the legendary palm wine guitarist S.E. Rogie's early work. Truly beautiful songs from the 1960's ranging from sweet acoustic solo numbers to blazing full band electric music. S.E. Rogie had a very long and pioneering career in Sierra ...
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"Cast King of Old Sand Mountain was a great country singer/songwriter. His songs sound as if they have been here since the beginning of time. Some might say he sounds like the working mans Johnny Cash. For fans of Hank Williams and Townes Van Zandt, Cast will satisfy. ...
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"Unbelievably great psychedelic garage rock from 1966-1968. Including songs written by Mars Bonfire, their material is up there with the Thirteenth Floor Elevators, Love and the Seeds in quality, but with an outsider edge to it. Human Expression was a tough as nails ...
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"Portland guitar virtuoso Marisa Anderson is back with a new set of home recorded instrumentals. This time around we find Marisa exploring structures more based on the Apallachian folk tradition. The bluesy cadences of Marisa's other Mississippi release - Golden Hour - ...
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"Compilation of truly great sorrowful American ballads recorded between 1927 and 1943. These songs mostly are about murder, death and broken hearted-ness, offering lot's of intense minor chords and stark gritty vocals. Featured artists include Emry Arthur, Bascom Lamar ...
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"An all hits compilation of late 1960's-early 1970's Ethiopian soul and R&B. Expect very intense, groove orientated material by some of Ethiopia's top musicians. Includes songs by Mulatu Astatke, Seyfou Yohannes, Ayelew Mesfin, Getatchew Kassa & the mighty Abbebe ...
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