Blues On Vinyl

Blues On Vinyl | MUDDY WATERS – Hoochie Coochie Man, Live at the Rising Sun Celebrity Jazz Club (Record Store Day 2016)

11 april 2016|Categorieën: Releases|Tags: , , , |

Recorded in January of 1977 at Montreal’s legendary Rising Sun Celebrity Jazz Club, the record features some of Muddy’s greatest bandmates, including Luther “Guitar Junior” Johnson and “Steady Rollin’” Bob Margolin on guitar, Jerry Portnoy on harmonica, Pinetop Perkins on piano, along with Calvin Jones on bass and Willie Smith on drums. This rare recording captures the raw and electric intensity of the small club with Muddy’s commanding voice front and center. First time on vinyl. Rare recording. This special Record Store Day deluxe 2LP gatefold package includes coloured heavy weight vinyl, download card will include album track-listing and digital booklet.

Blues On Vinyl | Imelda May – Love Tattoo

4 februari 2016|Categorieën: Releases|Tags: , , |

Love Tattoo is the debut solo album by Irish vocalist Imelda May, formerly of the roots outfit Blue Harlem. May has captured the attention of the United Kingdom with its release, and for good reason. It's a striking gumbo of tough Boogie-Woogie, streetwise razor-edged Rockabilly, intimate sultry vocal Jazz, and sassy Jump Blues. Available on vinyl for the first time!

Blues On Vinyl | Allman Brothers Band – Seven Turns

28 januari 2016|Categorieën: Releases|Tags: , , |

This is the Allman Brothers Band's comeback album, and their best Blues-based outing since Idlewild South that restored a lot of their reputation. With Tom Dowd running the session, and the group free to make the music they wanted to, they ended up producing this bold, rock-hard album, made up mostly of songs by Dickey Betts (with contributions by new keyboardman Johnny Neel and lead guitarist Warren Haynes), almost every one of them a winner.

Blues On Vinyl | JEFF HEALEY – Feel This

19 december 2015|Categorieën: Releases|Tags: , , |

Blind Blues Rocker Jeff Healey plays his Stratocaster flat on his lap, allowing him to perform unusual long stretches that give his music real heart and unpredictability. His third album Feel This (1992) offers the power trio's meatiest and most satisfying outing. Boogie fans will want to check out the ZZ Top-like "Cruel Little Number"; Blues-Rockers will come away satisfied with the likes of "House That Love Built."

Blues On Vinyl | HOWLIN’ WOLF – Rockin’ Chair Album

11 december 2015|Categorieën: Releases|Tags: , , |

Howlin' Wolf is the third studio album from Chicago blues singer/guitarist/harmonica player Howlin' Wolf. It is a collection of six singles previously released by the Chess label from 1960 through 1962. Because of the illustration on its sleeve, the album is often called The Rockin' Chair Album, which was eventually adopted on subsequent pressings.

Blues On Vinyl | Stevie Ray Vaughan – Live At Carnegie Hall (2LP)

9 december 2015|Categorieën: Releases|Tags: , , |

Stevie Ray Vaughan - Live at Carnegie Hall was recorded in 1984. Special guests included drummer George Rains, Dr. John on keyboards, the Roomful of Blues horn section, brother Jimmie Vaughan on guitar, and vocalist Angela Strehli. This was the first and only time in the band’s history that the trio was expanded. 180 GRAM AUDIOPHILE VINYL/INSERT/FIRST TIME ON VINYL!

Blues On Vinyl | Jerry Lee Lewis (Record Store Day Black Friday Exclusive Release)

26 november 2015|Categorieën: Releases|Tags: , |

The self-titled debut album by American musician and rock and roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis, released in 1958 on Sun Records. The album features songs written by Lewis, his contemporaries at Sun Records (including Elvis), the traditional "When The Saints Go Marching In", and Hank Williams' "Jambalaya". Out of press in the US for over 25 years, the album is now being pressed on 180gram color vinyl exclusively for Black Friday Record Store Day 2015.

Blues On Vinyl | John Lee Hooker – Two Sides of John Lee Hooker (Record Store Day Exclusive)

15 november 2015|Categorieën: Releases|Tags: , , |

A double-sided dose of blues from the foremost progenitor of the art form, Two Sides of John Lee Hooker features the original Vee-Jay sessions on one side, and the Pointblank versions from JLH’s renaissance period in the 1990’s on the other. Housed in a single LP sleeve featuring period specific photographs, this limited edition release contains 12 of Hooker’s signature tunes, including “Dimples,” “Don’t Look Back,” and “Boom Boom.”

Blues On Vinyl | Allman Brothers Band – Where It All Begins

13 november 2015|Categorieën: Releases|Tags: , |

Where It All Begins (1994) is the eleventh studio album by the Allman Brothers Band. In 1998, the album went Gold. This was also the last studio album the group recorded with original guitarist Dickey Betts. This is the first ever vinyl release of this essential Allman Brothers Band album! The D-side features beautiful etched artwork in the vinyl.

Blues On Vinyl | Muddy Waters 100

28 september 2015|Categorieën: Nieuws, Releases|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A brand new tribute from John Primer and Special Friends Featuring Gary Clark Jr., Derek Trucks, Johnny Winter & Keb' Mo'. Muddy Waters 100 is the centennial celebration of his birthday (April 4, 1915) and also a commemoration of this immense legacy. This compilation covers the broad spectrum of the Waters catalog from Country Blues to the pioneering Chess studio sessions in Chicago.

Blues On Vinyl | The Allman Brothers Band – An Evening with… 2nd Set

25 september 2015|Categorieën: Nieuws, Releases|Tags: , , |

The old Allman material gets fresh new approaches. The quality of the recording make this a most rewarding 70 minutes of live music on a purely technical level. You can practically hear the action on the guitars during the acoustic set. An Evening with the Allman Brothers Band: 2nd Set is available on vinyl for the first time.

Blues On Vinyl | Cuby & The Blizzards – Desolation

23 september 2015|Categorieën: Nieuws, Releases|Tags: , , , |

By the time of their first LP Desolation (1966), the group were already sliding toward a straighter Blues outlook than had been explored on their more R&B/Pop-flavored early singles. This album is nothing less than a milestone in Dutch Pop history, being the first true Blues album from the lowlands. 180 gram audiophile vinyl - First pressing of 1000 numbered copies on transparant green vinyl.

Blues On Vinyl | THE JEFF HEALEY BAND – LIVE IN SWITZERLAND

25 mei 2015|Categorieën: Releases|Tags: , |

This live album was recorded at two Montreux Jazz Festival performances in 1997 and 1999. It features many Jeff Healey Band classics including "I Think I Love You Too Much", "Angel Eyes", "See The Light" and "Roadhouse Blues". Jeff is feeding off the propulsive energy supplied by long-time rhythm section Joe Rockman (bass) and Tom Stephen (drums), and sparring with second guitarist Pat Rush. Available on vinyl for the first time!

Blues On Vinyl: FLEETWOOD MAC – Blues Jam In Chicago Vol. 1 & 2

31 augustus 2014|Categorieën: Nieuws, Releases|Tags: , |

Blues Jam In Chicago Vol. 1 & 2 was the result of a recording session with Fleetwood Mac in early 1969 at Chess Records in Chicago, home to Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf, amongst others. The following Windy City Blues legends were present at this single-day session: Otis Spann, David "Honeyboy" Edwards, Buddy Guy, Walter "Shakey" Horton, J. T. Brown, Willie Dixon and S.P. Leary. Originally released in two volumes, Music On Vinyl have combined them into one powerful package!