Blues

B.B. King – Confessin' The Blues

Probably unplayed 60's lp

Label: ABC | Grade: M/M

$50.00 US

Big Bill Broonzy, Jazz Gillum, Washboard Sam, etc – Blues Roots/Chicago-The 1930's

Great various artists lp with Broonzy, Gillum, Washboard Sam, Memphis Minnie, Johnnie Temple, Big Maceo; with insert.

Label: RBF | Grade: NM/NM

$50.00 US

Big Joe Williams – Mississippi's Big Joe Williams & His 9 String Guitar

1952 Folkways LP with insert; small bit of ageing and a few numbers written in ballpoint on back edge of cover

Label: Folkways | Grade: NM–/NM–

$100.00 US

Big Joe Williams – Piney Woods Blues

Rare '69 Delmar (pre-Delmark) 9 string guitar folk blues ; some cover wr, but overall v.clean; sample stamp on disc and label; MONO

Label: Delmar | Grade: VG++/NM-

$45.00 US

Blind Blake – Search Warrant Blues

Full Shrink; beautiful

Label: Biograph BLP-12023 | Grade: M/M

$60.00 US

Blind Blake – Search Warrant Blues Vol. 2 1926-32

Full shrink; beautiful

Label: Biograph BLP-12023 | Grade: M/M

$60.00 US

Blind Willie Johnson – His Story, told and annotated…

Rare rural blues by the master; orig press w/insert; MONO

Label: Folkways | Grade: EX/EX+

$60.00 US

Blind Willie McTell – Trying To Get Home

Full shrink wrap

Label: Biograph BLP 12008 | Grade: M/M

$45.00 US

Bobby Blue Bland – Two Steps From The Blues

Stereo orange label; some spine wear but fully intact. One of his best if not his best.

Label: Duke DPS 74 | Grade: EX+/EX+

$60.00 US

Bukka White – Blues Masters Vol. 4

NM-/NM-

Label: Blue Horizon BM 4604 | Grade: NM-/NM-

$40.00 US

Champion Jack Dupree & Micky Baker – Jack & Micky in Heavy Blues

Great lp prod by Mike Vernon; dj sticker on back cvr

Label: Sire | Grade: NM/NM

$40.00 US

Charles Brown – Legend !

W/Earl Hooker, Mel Brown, Red Holloway, Ed Thigpen, etc

Label: BluesWay BLS-6039 | Grade: NM–/M

$40.00 US

Doctor Ross – Doctor Ross

Autographed copy (impossibly rare); light moisture stain on back cover; signed (q)Doctor Ross–The Harmonica Boss(q); MONO

Label: UK Xtra | Grade: VG+/VG

$75.00 US

Elmore James – South Side Blues

1 side Elmore James, 1 side Jimmy Reed with Eddie Taylor and Hubert Sumlin, cut out hole.

Label: Cobblestone CST 9001 | Grade: NM/NM

$40.00 US

Graham Hine – Bottleneck Blues

Great acoustic blues from Brett Marvin & The Thunderbolts singer and guitarist

Label: Blue Goose 2002 | Grade: NM/M to NM

$40.00 US

J.B. Hutto/Sam Lay/Floyd Jones-Eddie Taylor/B. Arnold – Goin' To Chicago

Great Pete Welding produced blues by JB Hutto, Sam Lay Blues Band, Floyd Jones-Eddie Taylor, Billy Boy Arnold Band

Label: Testament | Grade: NM/NM–

$40.00 US

James P. Johnson – Yamekraw: An original composition by James P. Johnson

1962 mono 1st pressing with booklet

Label: Folkways FJ 2842 | Grade: NM/NM to NM-

$50.00 US SOLD

Jimmy Rogers – Chicago Bound

Barely played blue/white/red label original. Featuring Little Walter and Muddy Waters.

Label: Chess | Grade: NM/NM

$40.00 US

Jimmy Rushing – Listen To The Blues

Perfect sealed copy

Label: Vanguard Everyman SRV 73007 | Grade: Sealed

$40.00 US

Jimmy Rushing – Sent For You Yesterday

Perfect sealed copy

Label: Bluesway BLS 6057 | Grade: Sealed

$40.00 US

John Lee Hooker – The Blues

EX/NM

Label: United US-7725 | Grade: EX/NM

$40.00 US

Josh White – Josh at Midnight

1st Elektra LP; beautiful grey/gtr player orig from '60; MONO

Label: Elektra | Grade: NM/NM

$40.00 US

Juke Boy Bonner – The Struggle

DJ stamp on reverse.

Label: Arhoolie 1045 | Grade: NM/M

$45.00 US

Junior Wells/JB Hutto/Little Walter ect. – Chicago Blues The Early 1950's

Great stuff by Homesick James, Baby Face Leroy, Little Walter, J.B. Hutto, Eddie Boyd, Junior Wells, Little Willie Foster, Snnoky+Moody, Johnny Young, Floyd Jones, Big Walter, Robert Nighthawk, John Brim

Label: Blues Classics 8 | Grade: M/NM

$60.00 US

Lazy Lester – True Blues

A classic, and rare too–orig thick disc arrow label; lt marks, but nothing serious, plays GREAT, lt ring wr; much cheaper than $600. for a NM one; MONO

Label: Excello | Grade: VG+/VG(+)

$175.00 US

Leadbelly, Sonny Terry, Scrapper Blackwell, etc – Jazz Volume 1/ The South

Beautiful 1950 Folkways blues anthology with Leadbelly, Sonny Terry, Scrapper Blackwell, Champion Jack Dupree, James P. Johnson, etc. W/insert

Label: Folkways | Grade: NM/M

$50.00 US

Little Brother Montgomery – Chicago: The Living Legends

Blue label; beautiful 1st press w/textured cover

Label: Riverside | Grade: NM/NM–

$45.00 US

Little Johnny Taylor – Little Johnny Taylor

Great blues lp from '63 in Stereo; cut out hole but otherwise spotless

Label: Galaxy 8203 | Grade: M (coh)/M

$100.00 US

Mel Brown – Mel Brown's Fifth

Black/red first press with gatefold; funky blues from ex-Bobby Bland guitarist

Label: NM–/NM | Grade: Impulse

$40.00 US

Memphis Slim – Memphis Slim's Tribute

Rare stereo on audiophile label; cover beautiful save for some splitting/cracking on spine only; tiny price wr. on back cvr; covers of Leroy Carr, Broonzy, etc.

Label: Candid | Grade: VG+/M-

$70.00 US

Mississippi Fred McDowell & Jo Ann Kelly – Standing At The Burying Ground

Rare UK 1969 live recordings first issued in '84; inscription by past owner on back cover; the only copy we've seen

Label: UK Red Lightning | Grade: EX+/NM

$40.00 US

Muddy Waters – Down on Stovall's Plantation

Nice 1966 rarity

Label: Testament | Grade: NM-/NM- to EX+

$45.00 US

Muddy Waters, Memphis Slim, Jimmy Driftwood – Folk Song Festival at Carnegie Hall

Rare very early 60's Stereo lp with one side of Muddy Waters and Memphis Slim live (EX) and the other with live Jimmy Driftwood and Stoney Mountain Boys. Great stuff !

Label: United Artists UAS 6050 | Grade: VG++/EX to VG+

$60.00 US

Muddy Waters, Various Artists – Folk Song Festival

V.rare '59 Stereo LP recorded by Alan Lomax at Carnegie Hall, 1 side of live Muddy & Memphis Slim; also Jimmy Driftwood, Stoney Mtn. Boys. Label wear around both holes

Label: United Artists | Grade: EX/EX-EX-

$135.00 US

Otis Rush – Blues Live !

75 Japan only live album; RARE

Label: Japan Trio | Grade: NM-/M

$75.00 US

Otis Spann – Otis Spann IS The Blues

Beautiful mono deep groove pressing of his fine album with Robert Lockwood Jr; some chipping to spines, but they're fully intact

Label: Candid | Grade: NM–/M to NM

$140.00 US

Otis Spann/ Little Brother Montgomery/ect. – Blues Piano Orgy

Scarce unreleased tracks by Otis Spann, Little Brother Montgomery, Sunnyland Slim, Roosevelt Sykes, Speckled Red, Curtis Jones; DJ stamp

Label: NM/NM | Grade: Delmark 626

$65.00 US

Pee Wee Crayton – Things I Used To Do

Rare white label dj; ring wear on front cover; MONO

Label: Vanguard | Grade: VG+/NM

$40.00 US

Pee Wee Crayton – Things I Used To Do

Unplayed white label promo; 3(q) split on top spine

Label: Vangaurd VSD6566 | Grade: VGH/M

$50.00 US

Ray Charles – A Portrait Of Ray

Mint 1st press; 3/4 shrink wrap intact with original price tag

Label: Tangerine/ABC | Grade: M/M to NM

$40.00 US

Ray Charles – Dedicated To You

Beautiful mono 1st press thick vinyl original.

Label: ABC | Grade: NM/NM to NM-

$50.00 US

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Rev. Gary Davis & Pink Anderson – Gospel, Blues & Street Songs

One side of each artist; (q)shoe(q) cover; would be NM if not for some pressing marks; silver & Blue; tiny # stamp on back cover; MONO

Label: Riverside | Grade: NM/EX

$85.00 $70.00 US

Rev. Gary Davis, Elder Brody, etc. – Folk Blues

Early and very good lp of rare blues tracks by Davis, (q)Elder(q) Brody, Sonnie & Lonnie, (q)Big Boy(q) Ellis & Sonnie & Sam; MONO gatefold.

Label: Continental | Grade: NM/NM

$60.00 US

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Robert Shaw – Texas Barrelhouse Piano

Scarce '66 LP recorded by blues scholar Mack McCormick; seal frayed along one edge but seal intact

Label: Almanac 10 | Grade: Sealed

$60.00 $45.00 US

Sister Rosetta Tharpe – Spirituals In Rhythm

Great bluesy gospel by the greatest gospel guitarist ever.

Label: Promenade | Grade: NM/NM

$50.00 US

Smokey Hogg – Sings The Blues

Black/rainbow logo 1st; fantastic sexy girl cover; MONO

Label: Crown | Grade: NM/EX+

$40.00 US

Son Seals – The Son Seals Blues Band

1st press w/textured cover; small vinyl flaw causes a few ticks

Label: Alligator | Grade: NM-/NM-

$40.00 US

Sonny Boy Williamson – Down and Out Blues

Blue/Red 2nd pressing mono; a black label copy in this condition would run $1000.

Label: Chess 9508 | Grade: EX/NM to NM–

$200.00 US

Sonny Boy Williamson – Down and Out Blues

Great copy of one of the ultimate blues LP's; 2nd label (blue/red) mono on Chess, cut out rivet; a lot less than the $1000 a black label would cost in this condition; MONO

Label: Chess | Grade: NM/NM-

$225.00 US

Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee – Blues Is My Companion

Early stereo; beautiful

Label: Verve | Grade: EX+/NM

$45.00 US

Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee – Fantasy Presents…

Rare RED VINYL orig; cover has 2(q) split bottom and 3(q) spine but easily repaired; MONO

Label: Fantasy | Grade: EX/NM–EX+

$100.00 US

Sunnyland Slim, Eddie Clearwater/ect. – Chicago Ain't Nothin' But A Blues Band

w/ Sunnyland Slim, J.T. Brown, Morris Pejoe, Jo Jo Williams, Eddie Clearwater, Harmonica George

Label: Delmark 626 | Grade: M/NM

$65.00 US

The Johnny Otis Show – Live At Monterey (2 LP)

Recorded at 1970 Monterey Jazz Fest and featuring Pee Wee Crayton, Big Joe Turner, Eddie Cleanhead Vinson, Roy Milton, Ivory Joe Hunter, Roy Brown, Little Esther Phillips and more. The shrink wrap has been …more

Label: Epic EG 30473 | Grade: Sealed

$40.00 US

Various – Folk Song Festival At Carnegie Hall

Very early 1959 stereo live LP, one side is Muddy Waters and Memphis Slim, the other is Jimmy Driftwood.

Label: United Artists | Grade: EX/EX

Artists:

$45.00 US

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Various Artists – Negro Religious Music/ Sanctified Singers Vol. 1, 2, 3

3 separate volumes of excellent gospel (3 discs + covers)

Label: America's Music Serves/BC 17, 18, 19 | Grade: NM/NM

$150.00 $120.00 US