Blues-Rock N-R

Artist Title (Label) Cover / Record / Co. Released Price CHF
The Nighthawks Hard Living (Rounder Europa) M / M U.K.'1986 38.00*
(mid-80's orig. U.K.-print;incl. "Louise";)
Live In Europe (Crosscut) M / M D'1987 38.00*
(german print of later-in-the-80's LIVE-album; incl. "I can tell", "black night" (11:05)
Rock N' Roll (Aladdin) EX / EX U.S.'1974 SOLD
(rare orig. U.S. print of KILLER debut album by Blues-Rockin' gang w/hot slide 'n steamin' harmonica!)
Ten Years Live (Varrick) M / M U.S.'1982 52.00
(orig. U.S. print of devastating LIVE album by this premier U.S. Blues-Rock troupe... captured in full flyte at THE BAYOU club in Washington, D.C. in December 1981 ...and I guess it was New Years Eve ... and it's a bloody fookin' corker indeed!!)
The Oklahoma Thunder Band Oklahoma Thunder (Flying High) M- / M- U.S.'1980 175.00
(Barroom-sweepin' 6-piece out of Texas(?) rollin' boogie-hewn barrells w/ swingin' triple-guitar leads, piano, harp, fiddle...; catchy, melodic angle w/ good-timey vibes and that loner/goner mood on "music in my blood" all original material and no hanger in the sty; on same label as Bugs Henderson, Jim Colegrove's P.C...;)
Oklahoma Thunder (Flying High) EX / EX U.S.'1980 195.00
(Barroom-sweepin' 6-piece out of Texas (?) ...rollin' boogie-hewn barrells w/ swingin' triple-guitar leads, piano, harp, fiddle...; catchy, melodic angle w/ good-timey vibes and that loner/goner mood on "music in my blood" ...all original material and no hanger in the sty; on same label as Bugs Henderson, Jim Colegrove's P.C; comes w/a white-label-promo single (on Antiques Rec.) that has a non-lp track!!)
Oklahoma Thunder (Flying High) SS / SS U.S.'1980 210.00
(Barroom-sweepin' 6-piece out of Texas (?) rollin' boogie-hewn barrells w/ swingin' triple-guitar leads, piano, harp, fiddle ...; catchy, melodic angle w/ good-timey vibes and that loner/goner mood on"music in my blood" all original material and no hanger in the sty; ...on same label as Bugs Henderson, Jim Colegrove's P. C.; comes w/a white-label-promo single (on Antiques Rec.) that has a non-lp track!!)
Hans Olson The Aspen Tapes (Blond Sun) M- / EX U.S.'1983 75.00
(early 80's 4-track-E.P. release by Arizona Blues-man; full-band venture feat. Albert Lee, Mark Naftalin, Al Kooper at the organ (!)Bryan Savage on flute & baritone sax plus 3 ladies singin' back-up! ...another hot slice of sraight-cookin' blues-rockin' goods! ...comes w/a MASSIVE pile of press-kits 'n bio-rumbles put together some time in the early 90's!!)
Sings The Blues (Cremo) M- / M- U.S.'1980 75.00
(early 80's album by Arizona Blues-man; acoustic/electric mix of harmonica-blowin, slide-raspin' 'n Boogie chillin' khool... there's a similar energy at work here (in parts) as can be experienced from the works of John Hammond plus that wheelin' barroom-vibes à la Jim Schwall Band!!! full-band backing w/ hammond organ 'n piano, electric lead-guitar by Rick Unger, e-bass, sax, fiddle plus additional electric blues-harp by "Bullet" Bill Tarsha; incl. an 8 minutes plus remake of "early in the morning" (from his mid-70's "blonde sun album") ...this bag COOKS!!)
Sings The Blues (Cremo) SS / SS U.S.'1980 95.00
(early 80's album by Arizona Blues-man; acoustic/electric mix of harmonica-blowin, slide-raspin' 'n Boogie chillin' khool... there's a similar energy at work here (in parts) as can be experienced from the works of John Hammond plus that wheelin' barroom-vibes à la Jim Schwall Band!!! ...full-band backing w/ hammond organ 'n piano, electric lead-guitar by Rick Unger, e-bass, sax, fiddle plus additional elctric blues-harp by "Bullet" Bill Tarsha; incl. an 8 minutes plus remake of "early in the morning" (from his mid-70's "blonde sun album") ...this bag COOKS!!)
Solo (Blond Sun) M- / M- U.S.'1986 28.00
(album #5 (a cassette-only release) by Arizona Blues-man; acoustic/electric mix of harmonica-blowin, slide-raspin' 'n Boogie chillin' khool ...there's a similar energy at work here (in parts) as can be experienced from the works of John Hammond plus that wheelin' barroom-vibes à la Jim Schwall Band!!! solo-spree w/Brownie McGhee helping out on 1 song! live-sessions recorded at Tony's New Yorker Club Lounge in Tempe, Arizona on December 10, 1985!)
Western Winds (Joplin) VG++ / EX U.S.'197 125.00
(RARE debut album (from the early 70's) by Arizona Blues-man; acoustic/electric mix of harmonica- blowin, slide-raspin' 'n Boogie chillin' khool... there's a similar energy at work here (in parts) as can be experienced from the works of John Hammond plus that wheelin' barroom-vibes à la Jim Schwall Band!!! ..."the prophet" -track hits a loose, jammed-out Psychedelic attic w/crispy electric leads! this is the 2nd print (no white border on front sleeve) and  the live-photo shot on front has his portrait only;)
The Orion Express Same (Round Mound Of Sound) EX / VG++ U.S.'197 65.00
(early 70's U.S.orig. print of shaky, West-Coast Blues-rockin' release by Mick Martin on harmonica 'n vocs; versatile bag tretching from barroom-sweepin' grooves to back-porch swayer goods; "sunshine lady" takes off via hi-driven guitar-leads 'n meaty organ lines! cover of "mercury blues";)
The Johnny Otis Show Cold Shot (Lotus) EX / EX I'1984 34.00*
(mid-80's italian reprint of late 60's U.S. release on Kent Records; Blues-rockin' grooves w/funky edge feat. Shuggie Otis on guitar, & Mighty Joe Evans; covers of "high heel sneakers", "C. C. rider, "going back to L.A." (Roosevelt Sykes)
Pacific Gas & Electric Are You Ready (Columbia) EX / EX U.S.'1970 52.00
(white-boy Blues-Rockin' troupe from California w/soulful black lead-singer ; this band was heatin' up 'em ballrooms in Frisco's hey-day; more Soul-rockin' third album feat. Rusty Young on steel guitar plus The Blackberries (feat. Merry Clayton, Venetta Fields, Clydie King...) backin' up! cover of "when a man loves a woman", "Staggolee", "hawg for you" (Otis Redding)
The Best Of (Columbia) EX / EX U.S.'1973 42.00*
(compilation album w/ songs from their Columbia albums; incl. "are you ready?")
The Best Of (Back-Trac) M- / EX U.S.'1985 34.00*
(mid-80's U.S. compilation-set in colorful group-photo sleeve; their early 70's recordings; feat. different selections as the 1973 Best Of-album on Columbia!)
Get It On (Power) SS / SS U.S.'1969 65.00
(white-boy Blues-Rockin' troupe from California w/soulful black lead-singer ; this band was heatin' up 'em ballrooms in Frisco's hey-day; smokin' bag of flowin' hard-edged Blues-Rock w/expressive lead-voice; ...stand-out track sure is "motor city's burning" (Al Smith) w/Joe Sample at the organ! "wade in the water" is a live recording from the Cheetah in L.A.; this album exists on 3 diff. labels in the States: "Kent", "Bright Orange" & "Power" ...I guess the Kent-press is the definite first print (as the front-sleeve is uncensored ...means the chick has no "net-dress"!!) ...the other 2 are from the same year or maybe one later;)
Get It On (Kent) M- / M- U.S.'1969 SOLD
(white-boy Blues-Rockin' troupe from California w/soulful black lead-singer ; this band was heatin' up 'em ballrooms in Frisco's hey-day; smokin' bag of flowin' hard-edged Blues-Rock w/expressive lead-voice; ...stand-out track sure is "motor city's burning" (Al Smith) w/Joe Sample at the organ! "wade in the water" is a live recording from the Cheetah in L.A.; this album exists on 3 diff. labels in the States: "Kent", "Bright Orange" & "Power" ...I guess the Kent-press is the definite first print (as the front-sleeve is uncensored ..means the chick has no "net-dress"!!) and the other 2 are from the same year or maybe one later;)
Get It On (Kent) M- / EX / Co. U.S.'1969 65.00
(white-boy Blues-Rockin' troupe from California w/soulful black lead-singer ; this band was heatin' up 'em ballrooms in Frisco's hey-day; smokin' bag of flowin' hard-edged Blues-Rock w/expressive lead-voice; ...stand-out track sure is "motor city's burning" (Al Smith) w/Joe Sample at the organ! "wade in the water" is a live recording from the Cheetah in L.A.; this album exists on 3 diff. labels in the States: "Kent", "Bright Orange" & "Power" ... I guess the Kent-press is the definite first print (as the front-sleeve is uncensored ... means the chick has no "net-dress"!!) ...and the other 2 are from the same year or maybe one later;)
Get It On (Power) EX / VG++ U.S.'1969 Sold
(white-boy Blues-Rockin' troupe from California w/soulful black lead-singer ; this band was heatin' up 'em ballrooms in Frisco's hey-day; smokin' bag of flowin' hard-edged Blues-Rock w/expressive lead-voice; ...stand-out track sure is "motor city's burning" (Al Smith) w/Joe Sample at the organ! "wade in the water" is a live recording from the Cheetah in L.A.; this album exists on 3 diff. labels in the States: "Kent", "Bright Orange" & "Power" ...I guess the Kent-press is the definite first print (as the front-sleeve is uncensored ...means the chick has no "net-dress"!!) ...and the other 2 are from the same year or maybe one later;)
Get It On (Bright Orange) VG++ / VG+(+) / Co. U.S.'1969 38.00
(white-boy Blues-Rockin' troupe from California w/soulful black lead-singer ; this band was heatin' up 'em ballrooms in Frisco's hey-day; smokin' bag of flowin' hard-edged Blues-Rock w/expressive lead-voice; ...stand-out track sure is "motor city's burning" (Al Smith) w/Joe Sample at the organ! "wade in the water" is a live recording from the Cheetah in L.A.; this album exists on 3 diff. labels in the States: "Kent", "Bright Orange" & "Power" ...I guess the Kent-press is the definite first print (as the front-sleeve is uncensored ..means the chick has no "net-dress"!!) ...and the other 2 are from the same year or maybe one later;)
PG&E (Columbia) VG++ / EX U.S.'1971 42.00*
(4th album by Blues-rockin' californian band that has grown into a nine-piece outfit now and calls itself P G & E; Delaney Bramlett helped produce; feat. are the Blackberries backin' up; plenty o'soulful grooves;)
Same (Columbia) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'1969 55.00
(white-boy Blues-Rockin' troupe from California w/soulful black lead-singer ; this band was heatin' up 'em ballrooms in Frisco's hey-day; smokin' bag of flowin' hard-edged Blues-Rock w/expressive lead-voice; incl. the 16:41 "PG&E suite"; "she's long and she's tall" is recorded LIVE at Bill Graham's Fillmore West! has a brass-section feat. Wilton Felder, Wayne Henderson, Freddie Hill; orig. debut album as a 360-label print;)
Same (Columbia) EX / EX NL'1969 42.00*
(white-boy Blues-Rockin' troupe from California w/soulful black lead-singer ; this band was heatin' up 'em ballrooms in Frisco's hey-day; smokin' bag of flowin' hard-edged Blues-Rock w/expressive lead-voice; incl. the 16:41 "P G & E suite"; "she's long and she's tall" is recorded LIVE at Bill Graham's Fillmore West! has a brass-section feat. Wilton Felder,Wayne Henderson, Freddie Hill; orig. dutch orange-label print in laminated sleeve;)
Pee Wee Bluesgang Cool Man's Burning (Woolfe) M / M D'1985 34.00*
(mid-80's german release by native, melodic Blues-Rock combo;)
Billy Peek Can I White Boy Play The Blues?! (Rivertown) SS / SS U.S.'1986 75.00
(mid-80's solo-effort by Blues-guitarist/singer who played w/Chuck Berry! feat. Johnny Johnson on piano, Fred Shaugnessy on bass plus some sax-blowers; title-rack is a gass 'n sets controls rite for 12 other songs to hog the stage! recorded in St. Louis and mixed at Ardent studios;)
Can I White Boy Play The Blues?! (Rivertown) M- / EX U.S.'1986 65.00
(mid-80's solo-effort by Blues-guitarist/singer who played w/Chuck Berry! feat. Johnny Johnson on piano, Fred Shaugnessy on bass plus some sax-blowers; title-rack is a gass 'n sets controls rite for 12 other songs to hog the stage! recorded in St.Louis and mixed at Ardent studios;)
Can I White Boy Play The Blues?! (Rivertown) M- / M- / Cc. U.S.'1986 55.00
(mid-80's solo-effort by Blues-guitarist/singer who played w/Chuck Berry! feat. Johnny Johnson on piano, Fred Shaugnessy on bass plus some sax-blowers; title-track is a gass 'n sets controls rite for 12 other songs to hog the stage! recorded in St. Louis and mixed at Ardent studios;)
Rod Piazza Bluesman (LMI) VG++ / EX U.S.'1973 95.00
(early 70's release by U.S. harmonica-blowin Bluesman (payin'dues w/ The Dirty Blues Band, George "Harmonica" Smith, Otis Spann, T-Bone Walker, Pee Wee Crayton...;) backed by George Phelps on guitar, Jerry Smith on bass, Mark Leonard (p) and Dick Innes (dr) ...shaky, funky runs ("wang dang doodle") plus soulful grits... and a recording/production sound that hits; rare piece;)
Bluesman (LMI) EX / EX U.S.'1973 125.00
(early 70's release by U.S. harmonica-blowin Bluesman (payin'dues w/ The Dirty Blues Band, George "Harmonica" Smith, Otis Spann, T-Bone Walker, Pee Wee Crayton...;) backed by George Phelps on guitar, Jerry Smith on bass, Mark Leonard (p) and Dick Innes (dr); shaky, funky runs ("wang dang doodle") plus soulful grits... and a recording/ production sound that hits;rare piece;)
Pocketwatch Paul & The Rhythm Rockets
Blue Wave (Jamor) EX / EX U.S.'1983 75.00
(80's Blues-Rock swinger from Chicago; barroom-sweepin' Brass-blows, fluid lead-axe-runs, all packed up in steams of definite party-mood; cover of "daytripper"; privat-press w/nice color-painting on front;)
Blue Wave (Jamor) VG++ / EX U.S.'1983 55.00
(80's Blues-Rock swinger from Chicago; barroom-sweepin' Brass-blows, fluid lead-axe-runs, all packed up in steams of definite party-mood; cover of "daytripper"; privat-press w/nice color-painting on front;)
Powder Blues Red Hot/True Blue (RCA) EX / EX Can'1983 42.00*
( 80's orig. release by canadian Blues-rockin' combo w/brass! double-set incl. versions of Chuck Berry's "roll over Beethoven"; Ray Brown's "good rockin' tonite", "Farmer John", "same old blues";
Thirsty Ears (Liberty) M- / M- / Co. U.S.'1981 36.00*
(early 80's orig. U.S. release by canadian Blues-rockin' combo w/brass!)
Don Preston Bluse (A&M) VG++ / EX / Co. U.S.'196 65.00
(nep! not the MOTHERS-guy! late 60's release of hot white-boy Blues-rockin' grits w/souled-out spice, brass; great cover of "ninety-nine & a half (won't do)", 1 song co-written w/ Don Nix who also produced! back cover says that this album was designed to be played at full blast!! brown label orig. U.S. print in way khool sleeve!)
Billy Price And The Keystone Rhythm Band
They Found Me Guilty (Green Dolphin) M- / M- U.S.'1982 52.00
(early release by the subsidiary label of Jeree, that flung out an amazing Country-Rock album in the mid-70's by the name of CAMBRIDGE! this 'un here is laid-back barroom-waggin' Blues-Rock loungy brass vibes... similar to their 1980 release;)
Tom Principato Smokin'! (Emergo) M- / M NL'1987 34.00*
(dutch later print of 1985 recorded album of guitar-slingin' Blues-Rock w/brass; ...the orig. U.S. print got released on local Virginia "Powerhouse" label;)
Smokin'! (Powerhouse) EX / EX U.S.'1985 42.00*
(mid-80's U.S. release of guitar-slingin' Blues-Rock w/brass; on local Virginia label;)
Bobby Radcliff Early In The Morning (A-Okay) M- / EX U.S.'1985 95.00
(mid-80's U.S. release by Washington D.C. Bluesman hooked on Chicago West-Side Guitar-style w/ a Texas dash!! Bobby cut some 45s for the briefly revived Aladdin label; there's brass on this album, two Magic Sam covers of which "21 days in jail" is a true shaker; Elmore James' "just a stranger" and his own funky, chillin' "you win" w/hi-tension lead-picks!!)
Raven Same (Columbia) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'1969 75.00
(orig. U.S. 360-label print of hard-edged Blues-Rock wrangler w/vibes à la Pacific Gas & Electric; the beast is loose on the 10:00 "bad news"-track; no-way-connected w/bands of the same name!)
Reddog Reincarnation (Survival) M / M- U.S.'1988 42.00
(later-in-the 80's release by this southern U.S. Blues-rockin' strutter w/ tasty, athmo-pluckin' guitar licks 'n a wheelin' rockin' pulse plus soulful, melodic edge;)
Reincarnation (Survival) SS / SS U.S.'1988 52.00
(later-in-the 80's release by this southern U.S. Blues-rockin' strutter w/ tasty, athmo-pluckin' guitar licks 'n a wheelin' rockin' pulse plus soulful, melodic edge;)
Same (Survival) M / M- U.S.'1986 52.00
(mid-80's southern U.S. Blues-rockin' strutter w/vibes like baptizing the fade-glow in swamped gutter; tasty lead-guitar licks all the way plus that khool voice; the opening track "angel from Atlanta" is a gass!!)
Revolutuionary Blues Band Same (Coral) VG++ / VG++ / Co. U.S.'1968 52.00
(orig. U.S. print of brass-arranged Blues-Rock piece that feat. Tom Scott! has a funky edge here 'n some good-timey moves there; Bob Thiele produced;)
Same (Coral) EX / VG++ / Co. U.S.'1968 55.00
(orig. U.S. print of brass-arranged Blues-Rock piece that feat. Tom Scott! has a funky edge here 'n some good-timey moves there; Bob Thiele produced;)
The Bob Riedy Blues Band Just Off Halsted (Flying Fish) EX / EX U.S.'1974 42.00
(mid-70's U.S. orig. print of hot Chicago Blues-rockin' thing w/brass; dual lead-guitar trades; Eddie Clearwater sings on 2 tracks & Carey Bell blows the harp; dedicated to the late Johnny Young who was a member of the band;)
Lake Michigan Ain't No River (Pläne) EX / EX D'1979 42.00
(late 70's german release of 70's recordings by this legendary Chicago-Blues troupe w/brass; ...feat. Carey Bell, Johnny Young (he plays an exciting Blues-mandolin!) Jimmy Rogers, John Littlejohn...; incl. "mandolin boogie"; great, laminated sleeve;)
Sherman Robertson & The Crosstown Blues Band Sherman & Friends (Lunar#2) M- / M- U.S.'1981 65.00
(early 80's orig. MONO U.S. release of 10"  6-track-mini-album in thick card-board jacket; recorded LIVE from clubs (the Agora Club in Houston, Tx) & T.V. ('78-80) ...feat. Big Mama Thornton, Peppermint Harris, The Drifters and Big Walter Price who flags a hot, shaky ride on "park fair & square" w/quiverin' electric guitar leads, e-piano runs & a windy trumpet line!)
Rocket 88 Same (Atlantic) M- / M- / Co. Can'1981 38.00*
(early 80's canadian print of Boogie based, Blues-rockin' project w/brass; feat. Jack Bruce, Charlie Watts, Bob Hall, Alexis Korner...;)
Rockets Same (Guinnes) M- / EX U.S.'1977 95.00
(70's U.S.press (on tax-loss-label?) of straight Blues-Rock sounds by the same band that released an album on Turtoise International Records & two later lp's on RSO! feat. Jim McCarty; stompin' lanes w/ ace slide-jobs on the extended slopes; recorded around the same time as their debut on Turtoise Int.; solid stuff!!)
Roomful Of Blues Dressed Up To Get Messed Up (Demon) M- / M- U.K.'1985 28.00*
(mid-80's effort by Rhode Island based Blues-rockin' combo w/brass; feat. Ronnie Earl & Kim Wilson of The Fabulous Thunderbirds;)
Hot Little Mama (ACE) M- / M- U.K.'1981 28.00*
(early 80's effort by Rhode Island based Blues-rockin' combo w/brass; feat. Ronnie Earl;)
Live At Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel (Demon/Rounder Europa) M- / M- U.K.'1986 28.00*
(mid-80's effort by Rhode Island based Blues-rockin' combo w/brass; feat. Ronnie Earl; live album;)
Rootboy Slim & The Sex Change Band W/The Rootettes Zoom (Illegal) M- / EX / Co. U.S.'1979 42.00
(late 70's U.S. orig. print of party-steamin' wasto-Rock-out w/low-down funky 'n bloozed moves, psychy grits, brass & a ruff throat;)

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