Tichumaren, the desert bluesAzel is the third studio release for Tuareg guitar virtuoso Bombino, produced by Dave Longstreth (Dirty Projectors).Bluesy, psychedelic and groovy, Azel’s rhythms, guitar sound and soulful vocals bring us into an oasis of vibrant and expressive music.Tracklist A1. A..
Axis: Bold as Love, second album by the Jimi Hendrix Experience, presents an expansion of Hendrix musical vision, which further integrates his jazz, funk and blues sensibilities, as well as an exploration of sonic possibilities offered by the studio.A great classic!Tracklist A1. Exp ..
Axis: Bold as Love, second album by the Jimi Hendrix Experience,
presents an expansion of Hendrix musical vision, which further
integrates his jazz, funk and blues sensibilities, as well as an
exploration of sonic possibilities offered by the studio.A great classic!Mono edition on 200g vinyl r..
Initially released in 1966, Blues Breakers is the first album recorded by John Mayall, the "Godfather of British Blues", with the ex-Yardbird Eric Clapton. This album is a milestone of the British blues sound!Tracklist A1. All Your Love A2. Hideaway A3. Little Girl A4. A..
Blues From Hell is a collection of 27 Howlin' Wolf recordings made in the 1950s; an essential album from this fierce bluesman with a raucous voice. Howlin' Wolf was, without a doubt, one of the raw forces of the Chicago blues!Tracklist A1. Spoonful A2. Evil (Is Going On) A3. Smokes..
Personal, timeless and trippy!Having been the drummer for The Jesus & Mary Chain, Bobby Gillespie founded his own group, Primal Scream, in the mid-eighties; one the most notorious bands of the independent/alternative scene.Known for his vivid enthusiasm for music, Gillespie has compiled an album..
Born Under a Bad Sign, a flagship album of the electric blues, is the result of the 1966 recording sessions Albert King made with Booker T. & the MG's for the Stax label, which actually gave a second wind to the bluesman's career. The relaxed groove of the rhythmic section contrasts perfectly wi..
Sonny Boy Williamson is undoubtedly one of the greatest harmonica players in post-war bluesOriginally released in 1959, Down and Out Blues is a collection of singles Williamson had recorded for Checker records between 1955 and 1958. A landmark album of Chicago blues... on 180g vinyl!Tracklist ..
A landmark of psychedelic blues-rock!After their very influential 1965 self-titled debut album, The Butterfield Blues Band laid the foundations, with the release of East-West the following year, of what would become known as psychedelic blues-rock.Formed in Chicago, The Butterfield Blues Band was le..
Released in 1965, Highway 61 Revisited introduced Bob Dylan in electric mode for the first time on record. Visionary and agitator, this album is one of the most important of his career.A must-have, as confirmed by his fourth position in the Top 500 of the best albums in history, the album contains s..
For lovers of Chicago Electric BluesEssential listening for Blues fans, Hoodoo Man Blues is Junior Wells' first recording on album.Regarded as one of the first actual records of the Chicago nightlife scene at the turn of the 1960s, the album captures, in the superior acoustics of a recording studio,..
Jimmy Reed ranks as one of the most popular and significant bluesmen of the postwar era. No one, except maybe B.B. King, so effectively reached both black and white audiences in the 50s and 60s.The secret of Jimmy Reed’s music was that this simple, bare-bones, laid-back style of blues was just so ea..
Nina Simone, nicknamed the "High Priestess of Soul", was an extremely prolific artist with more than 40 original albums during her career.A singer with a hypnotic voice, a versatile musician and a deeply committed composer.Tracklist A1. Do I MoveYou? A2. DayAnd Night A3. InThe Dar..
After a first collaboration, Get Up (2013), which earned them the Grammy for'Best Blues Album' (2014) the symbiotic duo Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite are back with No Mercy In This Land.Musselwhite, legendary blues harmonica player, singer and conductor has played with John Lee Hooker, Muddy Wa..
An album with marked Blues influencesSafe As Milk is the debut album by Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band, a Californian band combining blues, doo wop, psychedelia and experimentation. Launched in 1967, Safe as Milk is an album with marked Blues influences and already contains elements for whic..