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Jazz Legends Series - THE EDDIE CONDON COLLECTION 1927-1961 - Double CD
£10.99

Jazz Legends Series - THE EDDIE CONDON COLLECTION 1927-1961 - Double CD

CD / Product Number: FADCD2045

Eddie Condon was a guitarist, banjo player and bandleader and a leading figure in the 'Chicago school' of early jazz who successfully negotiated the musical vagaries of swing, big band and bebop until he was able to ride the wave of the Dixieland revival during the 1950s. This 2 CD collection encompasses a fascinating range of styles and repertoire and also features line-ups of major jazz names and really had radio and TV broadcasts. [MORE]

The Jazz Legends Series - THE ROY ELDRIDGE  COLLECTION 1935-1945
£9.99

The Jazz Legends Series - THE ROY ELDRIDGE COLLECTION 1935-1945

CD / Product Number: FABCD353

devoted to the noted 'hot jazz' trumpeter of the swing and early bebop eras. It is an entertaining journey through a dynamic and exciting period of jazz jazz featuring Eldridge with such notables as Artie Shaw, Fletcher Henderson, Billie Holliday, Gene Krupa as well as his own bands. [MORE]

The Jazz Legends Series - BENNY CARTER 1929-47
£9.99

The Jazz Legends Series - BENNY CARTER 1929-47

CD / Product Number: FABCD351

This CD showcases the artistry of the highly versatile Benny Carter – trumpeter, alto sax and clarinet player, composer and arranger. There are • 24 tracks cover his early career both as a bandleader and working with small groups and larger outfits. Details inside. [MORE]

WRAPPIN' IT UP - Fletcher Henderson
£10.00

WRAPPIN' IT UP - Fletcher Henderson

CD / Product Number: FABCD110


One of the great pioneers of Jazz, Fletcher Henderson led an orchestra from the early 20’s until the 1940’s before becoming a full time arranger for Benny Goodman. Although the best seller charts for the 1920’s were usually compiled by combining sales figures from the record labels rather than the retailers, with sales of sheet music Henderson enjoyed a significant amount of hits, including 'Sugar Foot Stomp', `Henderson Stomp` ... [MORE]

36 Masterpieces of Jazz - Double CD
£10.99

36 Masterpieces of Jazz - Double CD

CD / Product Number: FA016

Collection which represents some of the best jazz recordings of the pre-war era.Artists include Lopuis Armstrong, King Oliver, Bessie Smith, Bix Biederbecke, Jack Teagarden, Teddy Wilson, Fats Waller, Earl Hines and many more.
36 tracks, full personnel details and track listing inside. [MORE]

Nat Gonella and his Georgians - How'm I Doin'?
£9.99

Nat Gonella and his Georgians - How'm I Doin'?

CD / Product Number: DSOY717

On April 31st 1935 at the Empire Theatre Newcastle Nat Gonella and His Georgians made their first appearance...they were an instant success. Nat was lucky in the fact that the complement of the band remained the same for so long... Bob Dryden on drums, Harold ‘Babe’ Hood - piano, Charlie winters on bass, Jimmy Messini - guitar, Pat Smuts on tenor sax and of course Nat on trumpet and vocals. This arguably was one of the most exciting outfits ever produced ... [MORE]

STOP and LISTEN - Rare and Black Hot Bands 1923-1930
£9.99

STOP and LISTEN - Rare and Black Hot Bands 1923-1930

CD / Product Number: DGF79

This exciting release features many first time re-issues of alternative takes, test pressings and impossibly rare issues of 1920's black bands featuring both the legends and 'lost' musicians of classic hot jazz. Tracks and bands inside... [MORE]

FROGSPAWN - The White Hot Batch
£9.99

FROGSPAWN - The White Hot Batch

CD / Product Number: DGF76

This third volume follows in the footsteps of its illustrious predecessors and contains red hot jazz rarities, alternate takes, sleepers and unissued masters, selected from 1920s recordings by US white bands. Most collectors will know some of these bands, but not many will have heard of them all, and fewer still will own more than a smattering of the recordings. As Max Easterman comments, in his excellent liner note, such recordings generally receive less ... [MORE]

BERNIE YOUNG - Every Saturday Night
£9.99

BERNIE YOUNG - Every Saturday Night

CD / Product Number: DGF74

Oscar 'Bernie' Young was born in New Orleans but his big break came when he moved to Chicago where he made these rare Paramount and Okeh recordings in 1923 and 1926. These are complemented on this CD by three Okeh tracks, also from 1926.
These recordings feature the talents of Young's Creole Band, Ollie Powers, Viola Bartlette, Blyth's Sinful Five, Ozzie McPherson, Ida Cox, Ma Rainey and Arthur Sims and his Creole Orchestra. Full details inside. [MORE]

FROG SPAWN - The Second Batch
£9.99

FROG SPAWN - The Second Batch

CD / Product Number: DGF73

Red hot jazz rarities, alternate takes,sleepers and unissued masters. 14 great bands - 26 ace tracks. This second batch of Frog Spawn contains some remarkably good eggs from a wide variety of bands and groups! The notables here are James P> Johnson, Fats Waller, The Louisiana Sugar Babes, Walter Bennett and Fess Williams' trombone player David 'Jelly' James of the Royal Flush Orchestra. Full details inside. [MORE]

EARL McDONALD and THE GREAT LOUISVILLE JUG BANDS
£9.99

EARL McDONALD and THE GREAT LOUISVILLE JUG BANDS

CD / Product Number: DGF72

Earl McDonald was an early pioneer jug blower, and is remembered as one of the first actively to promote the band around his native Louisville. Altough he is often called the 'King' of the Jug Bands, only these rare Columbia and Okeh recordings survive to bear witness to his colourful and talented performer.
Featuring Sara Martin's Jug Band, Old Southern Jug Band, Clifford's Louisville Jug Band, Earl McDonald's Original Louisville Jug Band, Jimmy ... [MORE]

Frog Spawn - The First Batch
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Frog Spawn - The First Batch

CD / Product Number: DGF71

The First in a new Frog Series, FROG SPAWN. Red Hot Rarities, Alternate takes, unissued masters, one-off sides and sleepers!
They are the recordings that time forgot - but that collectors have called out for. A testament to the great music from King Oliver and his Orchestra, Earl Hines and his Orchestra, Thomas Morris and his Seven Hot Babies, Fletcher Henderson and his Orchestra, Paul Davis and his Orchestra, Texas Blues Destroyers, Frankie ... [MORE]

Good Time Mamma - King Mutt and His Tennesse Thumpers
£9.99

Good Time Mamma - King Mutt and His Tennesse Thumpers

CD / Product Number: DGF70

King Mutt and His Tennesse Thumpers plus Frank Melrose, Thomas' Devils, Kansas City Tin Roof Stompers, Kansas City Stompers, Dixie Four, Midnight Rounders and Bill Johnson's Louisiana Jug Band [MORE]

STOPPIN' THE TRAFFIC - The Misourians
£9.99

STOPPIN' THE TRAFFIC - The Misourians

CD / Product Number: DGF69

Composed of musicians largely from St Louis and Kansas City, the Missourians were one of the most exciting aggregatons on the New York scene. While in residence at The Cotton Club betweeb 1924-1927, the band changed its name to the Cotton Club Orchestra, recordings for both Columbia and Gennett. After leaving the Cotton Club on the death of bandleader Andy Preer, they toured extensively with the acclaimed singer Ethel Waters, finally returning to New York ... [MORE]

Memphis Jug Band Volume 4
£9.99

Memphis Jug Band Volume 4

CD / Product Number: DGF62

The latest in this popular collection from the legendary Memphis Jug Band contains the complete Vocalion and Okeh label recordings, plus unissued Victor test recordings. There are 25 tracks in all - full listing inside. [MORE]

Shake It and Break It - Lanin's Southern Serenaders 1921-1922
£9.99

Shake It and Break It - Lanin's Southern Serenaders 1921-1922

CD / Product Number: DGF61

When the Original Dixieland Jazz Band first burst recorded for Victor, they completely changed the face of popular music, and countless others tried to emulate them in the years that followed. Lanin's Southern Serenaders was one such band in the early 20s, recordings for a number of labels including Hy-Tone, Regal, Banner and Gennett. Here we feature 24 great tracks from sessions recorded in New York for these labels between 1921- 1922.
The band ... [MORE]

SUNSHINE SPECIAL - Various Artists
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SUNSHINE SPECIAL - Various Artists

CD / Product Number: DGF60

For a decade or so in the mid 1920s the vibrant music scene in Dallas, Texas earned it the reputation as one of the 'hottest' cities in the South. At the heart of this was Deep Ellum, the downtown area of clubs and theatres which became an essential destination for the major record companies. Columbia, Brunswick and QRS are all represented here. Artists featured are Lillian Ginn, Hattie Hudson, Leroy's Dallas Band, Hattie Burleson, Ben Norsingle, ... [MORE]

THE SWING SESSIONS Volume 3 - Django Reinhardt
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THE SWING SESSIONS Volume 3 - Django Reinhardt

CD / Product Number: DGF59

Volume 3 in this popular series of recordings of Django Reinhardt with some of the great bands of the age. The album contains no quartet sides at all, the small group sides being solos, duets or trios, but the Quintet's frequent bassist, Louis Vola turns up in the rhythm section of the bands led by Michael Warlop and Jack Hylton alumnis Philippe Brun. We also have the last session featuring Benny Carter before his return to the Satate.
Bands here are ... [MORE]

FIVE BIRMINGHAM BABIES - The California Ramblers - Heart Breakin' Baby
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FIVE BIRMINGHAM BABIES - The California Ramblers - Heart Breakin' Baby

CD / Product Number: DGF58

The California Ramblers was one of the most successful hot dance bands of the 1920 who made copious recordings under that name and a total of 17 pseudonyms! The Birmingham Babies was one such pseudonym and was used for recordings on the Pathe Actuelle label. Featuring Bill Moore, Adrian Rolini, Irving Brodsky, Ray Kitchingman, Stan King plus Red Nichols and Frank Crush on certain tracks. 26 tracks in all [MORE]

I AIN'T GONNA PLAY NO SECOND FIDDLE - Perry Bradford
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I AIN'T GONNA PLAY NO SECOND FIDDLE - Perry Bradford

CD / Product Number: DGF56

In the annals of Jazz, Perry Bradford is remembered as the man who started the 'Blues Craze' which swept the USA in 1920 following the release on Okeh of two compositions - Crazy Blues and It's Right Here For You sung by Mamie Smith - the first black songs performed by a black singer fronting a black band and recorded by a white company. All his other achievements as impressario, pianist, songwriter, publisher and musical director have ... [MORE]

HAVE YOU EVER FELT THAT WAY? - Earl Hines and his Orchestra 1929-1933
£9.99

HAVE YOU EVER FELT THAT WAY? - Earl Hines and his Orchestra 1929-1933

CD / Product Number: DGF55

25 tracks from 1929-1933 from Earl Hines and the boys! Earl Hines was so original that nobody could copy him! He had no need to assume a title like King, Duke or Count as he was born and names Earl Hines and immediately took to the piano. His originality was second to none, as these early sessions proove. Full details inside. [MORE]

THE  QRS RECORDINGS Volume 2 - CLARENCE WILLIAMS
£9.99

THE QRS RECORDINGS Volume 2 - CLARENCE WILLIAMS

CD / Product Number: DGF49


The QRS Recordings Volume 2 remastered by Ted Kendall
Featuring Katherine Henderson accompanied by Clarence Williams and his Orchestra
Sara Martin with Clarence Williams' Orchestra
Clarence Williams and his Orchestra
Laura Bryant with Clarence Williams' Orchestra
Barrell House Five [MORE]

QRS Recordings Volume 1 - CLARENCE WILLIAMS
£9.99

QRS Recordings Volume 1 - CLARENCE WILLIAMS

CD / Product Number: DGF48


The QRS Recordings Volume 1 remastered by Ted Kendall
Featuring Clarence Williams and his Orchestra
Anna Bell acc Clarence Williams and his Orchestra
Katherine Henderson with Clarence Williams and his Orchestra
[MORE]

GO HARLEM - Various Artists - THE  NEW YORK COLUMBIA RECORDINGS VOL 2
£9.99

GO HARLEM - Various Artists - THE NEW YORK COLUMBIA RECORDINGS VOL 2

CD / Product Number: DGF38

In the early years of the twentieth century New York - the commercial centre for music and the arts - was a magnet to the black musicians who flocked there in their thousands. Nightclubs, theatres and ballrooms proliferated and in Harlem alone they numbered more than seventy! The abundance of great bands is reflected in this second release of Columbia recordings cut between 1927-1931. 25 tracks of superb thumping music that is second to none! ... [MORE]

BLACK GYPSY - EDDIE SOUTH
£9.99

BLACK GYPSY - EDDIE SOUTH

CD / Product Number: DGF36

These are the complete Victor, Gramophone and Arc Recordings of virtuoso jazz violinist Eddie South from the years 1927-1934. Band combinations featured are Eddie South and his Alabamians, Eddie South and his International Orchestra and Eddie South and his Orchestra. The recordings were made in Chicago, New York and Paris - 25 tracks in total. [MORE]

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