Singer-Songwriter C

Artist Title (Label) Cover / Record / Co. Released Price CHF
C.C. Ryder Seasons Of My Mind (Rydack Music Company) EX / EX U.S.'1974 125.00
(mid-70's californian Singer-Songwriter pluckin' the acoustic 12-string guitar w/melodic, vibrating voice; accompanied by electric-guitar, bass 'n percussion; great version of "linin' track" (a song Fred Neil blew the coffehouses with in the mid 60's!!)
Kreag Caffey Same (Decca) M- / M- U.S.'1972 65.00
(long-haired skid-row hipster folkie raspin' the snot up his noze in rather eccentric Dylan-esque manner... that intense, you get the feelin' that he's never even heard of Mr. Zimmerman!! brilliant musicianship w/slide 'n dobro by Mike Deasy, Bruce Langhorne on one track! pedal-steel, organ and bass by Lelank Sklar, John Sebastian plays electric guitar, Larry Knechtel...; hot turf in this field and bound to stir some amazement in your outlaw-rural-wheeler-shack-syrup! ...and a real find on this major label! comes w/lyrics insert;)
Bill Callery Same (Columbia) EX / EX U.S.'1976 55.00
(mid-70's major-label Country-Folk-Rock release by texan Songwriter; dense, melodic spree w/full-band backing; piano, dobro, pedal-steel, electric/acoustic guitars, fiddle, some brass 'n fine back-up vocs; white- label promo print!)
Jack Carleton & Band Songs For Sale (Avc) EX / VG+(+) D'1980 75.00
(german privat press of difty, melodic Folk-Rock w/dreamy, organic vibes, femme back-ups, full-band backing w/guitars, violin, piano, mandolin, bass, synth (smooth melo-strains)... acoustic, organic grounds w/ a special heartstring coilin' up...; comes w/huge poster insert w/lyrics (in english) and photo;)
Martin Carthy Landfall (Topic) EX / EX U.K.'1977 42.00
(mid-70's 2nd print of orig. Philips label release from '71; great U.K. Trad-Folk w/guitar 'n vibrating voice;)
Shearwater (Mooncrest) EX / EX(*) U.K.'1975 28.00
(mid-70's 2nd print of orig. Pegasus label release from '72; great U.K. Trad-Folk w/guitar 'n vibrating voice; Maddy Prior sings on 1 track; (*) has an edge-warp that affects the playin' of the first track on ea. side;)
Sweet Wivelsfield (Topic) M- / M- U.K.'198 42.00
(80's reprint of scarce mid-70's album orig. released on Deram; great U.K. Trad-Folk w/guitar 'n vibrating voice; "John Barleycorn", "Trimdon Grange", "the cottage in the wood", "King Henry"...;)
Tracy Chapman Same (Elektra) EX / EX Can'1988 Sold
(orig. canadian print w/lyrics printed on inner-sleeve;)
Michael Chapman Still Making Rain (No Label) M / M U.K.'199 24.00
(U.K. Folkie/Singer-Songwriter starting out in the 70's and releasing this fine cassette in the early 90's; band accompanied songs incl. a cover of Tom Rush's "Rockport Sunday";)
David Clayton-Thomas Same (CBS) M- / EX NL'1972 55.00
(german privat press of difty, melodic Folk-Rock w/dreamy, organic vibes, femme back-ups, full-band backing w/guitars, violin, piano, mandolin, bass, synth (smooth melo-strains)... acoustic, organic grounds w/ a special heartstring coilin' up...; comes w/huge poster insert w/lyrics (in english) and photo;)
Same (CBS) VG+(+) / VG++ U.K.'1972 34.00
(solo-thing by Blood, Sweat & Tears lead-singer; mix-bag of melodic, arranged selection 'n rockin' parts w/ a funky twang; line-up is of some quality as it feat. Jimmie Haskell (who arranged & conducted) Joe Farrell, Paul Griffin, Paul Cannon on slide-guitar, Larry Knechtel, Mike Deasy, Steve Cropper, Hugh McCracken & David Cohen on guitars (ain't playin' all at the same time of course) ... strong lady-back-ups; U.K. print in non-FOC;)
Dennis Coats Country Love (Smoggy Valley) VG++ / EX U.S.'1973 75.00
(early 70's local Idaho privat-press of gentle, melodic backwoodsy americana Country-Folk, subtle electric/ acoustic mix w/acoustic/ e-guitars, banjo, bass in percussion; all self-penned songs ripe w/that breezy, melodic back-porch charm!)
Bruce Cockburn Joy Will Find A Way (True North) M- / EX Can'1975 65.00
(orig. print of mid-70's album by renowned canadian Singer-Songwriter; rustic, melodic songs w/jolly, playful vibes and a solemn introspective mood, full-band accompaniments w/keyboards, e-guitars, dulcimer...; Beverley Glenn-Copeland sings back up and I think I've heard a sitar-sound on "arrows of light"; nice FOC;)
Salt,Sun & Time (True North) M- / M- Can'1974 65.00
(orig. print mid-70's Lp by renowned canadian Singer-Songwriter; drifty, rustic lines w/subtle, sparse arrangements spreadin' solemn air; w/help from Eugene Martynec on guitar and synthesizer, Jack Zaza plays clarinet; has the lyrics-insert-sheet;)
Joe Cohen Pages (Friendship Store Music) VG+ / VG++ U.S.'1975 95.00
(mid-70's U.S. melodic Folk-Rock baskin' out 'neath catchy sails of romanticism; Joe plays most instruments himself save bass 'n electric guitars; fuzz-box squelche on "tired of searching" and "riding in a box car" sticks in the ear w/airy melodic wayfarer vibes; privat-label press out of illinois;)
Writings On My Wall (Friendship Store Music) M- / M- U.S.'1982 55.00
(early 80's melodic Folk-Rock baskin' out 'neath catchy sails of romanticism; full-band sound w/ piano dominated lanes; incl. the Dylan-esque ballad "trying to get out of the rain";)
Leonard Cohen Death Of A Ladies' Man (CBS) EX / EX NL'1977 34.00
( holland print in FOC;produced by Phil Spector;)
Live Songs (CBS) EX / EX U.K.'1973 38.00
(orig. U.K. print of his live album... there's many ways to fall asleep... here's a very poetic one!)
New Skin For The Old Ceremony (Columbia) VG++ / EX U.S.'1974 34.00
(mid-70's studio effort; orig. U.S. print w/portrait-sleeve! promo-sticker on front cover;)
New Skin For The Old Ceremony (Columbia) EX / EX U.S.'1974 42.00
(mid-70's studio effort;orig. U.S. print w/portrait-sleeve!)
New Skin For The Old Ceremony (CBS) EX / EX NL'1974 34.00
(mid-70's studio effort;orig. holland print;)
Recent Songs (CBS) EX / EX NL'1979 34.00
(late 70's release as a holland print; w/lyrics-inner-bag;)
Songs From A Room (Columbia) EX / EX U.S.'1968 34.00
(U.S. 2nd label print of his second album; incl."bird on a wire";)
Songs Of (CBS) EX / EX NL'1968 34.00
(holland print of his first album;)
Songs Of Love And Hate (Columbia) EX / EX U.S.'1970 38.00
(U.S. orange-label print of his 3rd album; w/small-booklet insert;)
Various Positions (CBS) M- / EX NL'1984 34.00
(mid-80's release;holland print;)
S.David Cohen Me (Reprise) - / VG++ U.S.'1969 125.00
(S. David Cohen is David Blue, a 60's Greenwich Village Folk-hero embarkin' for Nashville to cut this amazing album, reekin' w/lost, insight-ponder grace, wailing steel-pedal, loose rhythm-stroke, back-porch swayer-moods... yep! just like the Beau Brummels' "Bradley's Barn" stripped bare of the blue skyline for we're talkin' downer/loner galore here ...and as for "skyline", this album sounds like the answer to Dylan's Nashville-recorded album and I feel like I ain't ever goin' to play  the latter again! top-lever production; Rare test-pressing w/promo-label-xeroxes pasted on blank card-board-jacket)
Judy Collins A Maid Of Constant Sorrow (Elektra) EX / EX U.S.'1962 38.00
(butterfly label print of her debut album from '62; feat. Fred Hillerman on 2nd guitar & Erik Darling on banjo; cover of "wild mountain thyme", "the rising of the moon";)
A Maid Of Constant Sorrow (Elektra) VG++ / EX U.S.'1962 42.00
(red label print of her debut album from '62; feat. Fred Hillerman on 2nd guitar & Erik Darling on banjo; cover of "wild mountain thyme", "the rising of the moon";)
In My Life (Elektra) EX / EX U.S.'1966 42.00
(butterfly-label-print of her great mid-60's album; arranged & conducted by Joshua Rifkin; title track is by Lennon/ McCartney, cover of Dylan's "tom thumb's blues", 2 Leonard Cohen songs, Randy Newman's "I think it's going to rain today";)
Living (Elektra) M- / EX D'1971 42.00
(orig. german butterfly-label-print of her early 70's LIVE-album; covers of Leonard Cohen's "Joan of Arc" & "blue raincoat", Dylan's "just like tom thumb's blues", Joni Mitchell's "chelsea morning"; laminated FOC;)
No.2 (Le Chant Du Monde) EX / M- F'1965 55.00
(french orig. print of their 5th album from '65 (in different cover ...has a live-photo on front cover) feat. Dick Fariña on dulcimer! Eric Weissberg, Chuck Isreal (b) Danny Kalb (2nd guitar) Bill Lee...; incl. Dylan's "Mr. Tambourine man", "tomorrow is a long time", Fariña's "pack up your sorrow";)
True Stories And Other Dreams (Elektra) EX / EX D'1973 42.00
(orig. butterfly-label german print in FOC; full-band backing feat. Eric Weissberg, Bill Keith, Ray Barretto, Lou Killen...; incl. "Ché" (7:34) w/insert-sheet;)
Who Knows Where The Time Goes (Elektra) EX / EX U.S.'1969 42.00
(butterfly-label-print of nice late 60's effort; full-band accompaniments feat. Chris Ethridge on bass, Van Dyke Parks, Stephen Stills, Buddy Emmons on pedal-steel...; cover of Dylan's "poor immigrant", Robin Williamson's (of the Incredible String Band) "first girl (boy) I loved", ...title track is written by Sandy Denny; thick FOC;)
Who Knows Where The Time Goes (Elektra) EX / VG++ U.S.'1969 42.00
(scarce tan-label-print of nice late 60's effort; full-band accompaniments feat. Chris Ethridge on bass, Van Dyke Parks, Stephen Stills, Buddy Emmons on pedal-steel...; cover of Dylan's "poor immigrant", Robin Williamson's (of the Incredible String Band) "first girl (boy) I loved", ...title track is written by Sandy Denny; thick FOC;)
Wildflowers (Elektra) M- / EX U.S.'1967 42.00
(butterfly-label-print of her great late-60's album; arranged & conducted by Joshua Rifkin; 3 songs by Leonoard Cohen, 2 by Joni Mitchell;)
Wildflowers (Elektra) EX / VG++ U.S.'1967 42.00
(gold-label orig. print of her great late-60's album; arranged & conducted by Joshua Rifkin; 3 songs by Leonoard Cohen, 2 by Joni Mitchell;)
Bill Comeau Gentle Revolution (Avant Garde) EX / EX U.S.'1969 95.00
(gentle, melodic Folk-(Rock) w/airy electric/ acoustic mix; full-band sound, dreamy 60's aquarian-beaded hipster/x-ian vibes; guitars, piano, harmonica, string-arrangements; cover of Leonard Cohen's "Suzanne",  "Eleanor Rigby", Joni Mitchell's "both sides, now", "turn,turn,turn"; thick FOC w/lyrics printed on inside;)
Ry Cooder Boomer's Story (Reprise) VG++ / EX U.S.'1972 65.00
(no big words requested here..., just among his finest if not best (at all...) white-label promo-print!)
Boomer's Story (Reprise) EX / EX U.S.'1972 42.00
(no big words requested here..., just among his finest if not best (at all...)...nice U.S. orig. print;)
Bop Till You Drop (Warner Brothers) EX / M- U.S.'1979 32.00
(late 70's effort; U.S. print;)
Bop Till You Drop (Warner Brothers) EX / EX U.S.'1979 28.00
(late 70's effort; U.S. print;)
Borderline (Warner Brothers) EX / EX D'1980 34.00
(german print of early 80's release;)
Get Rhythm (Warner Brothers) EX / EX U.S.'1987 28.00
(late 80's release; title-track written by Johnny Cash serves for opener; inner-sleeve;)
Into The Purple Valley (Reprise) M- / M- Can'1972 38.00
(nice canadian 2nd-label print of his GREAT 2nd album; incl. W. Guthrie's "vigilante man"; FOC;)
My Name Is Buddy (Nonesuch) M- / M- E.U.'2007 36.00
(euro orig. CD - release of great 2007-recordings by this master of the story and how to crank sense outta it! feat. Flaco Jimenez, Van Dyke Parks, Jim Keltner, Mike & Pete Seeger ...; comes with booklet attached on inside of CD!)
Paradise And Lunch (Reprise) EX / EX U.S.'1974 42.00
(orig. U.S. print of his 4th album; cover of Bobby Womack's "it's all over now";)
Same (Reprise) M- / EX U.S.'1970 55.00
(orig. U.S. print of his debut album; cover of Blind Willie Johnson's "dark is the night" 'n Sleepy John Este's "goin' to Brownsville"; feat. Van Dyke Parks;)
The Slide Area (Warner Brothers) EX / EX D'1982 28.00
(german print of early 80's release;cover of "blue suede shoes";)
Cooker Bout Time (Scepter) EX / M- U.S.'1974 55.00
(melodic, arranged back-porch Folk-Rock swayer w/ the late Ben Benay on guitar; Gene Clark (also "the late"!) plays harmonica on 1 track; laid-back moods w/slide 'n some brass; all selections composed by Norman "Cooker" DesRosiers; Dick Monda produced; lyrics-inner-bag;)
Marty Cooper A Minute Of Your Time (Barnaby) EX / EX U.S.'1972 75.00
(early 70's U.S. release os fascinating, gentle Folk-(Rock) piece by HEARTS & FLOWERS related songwriter who wrote "the view from ward three (a minute of your time)" to be found on the utterly captivating debut-album by aforementioned band! full-group accompaniments here feat. such quality pickers 'n stringers as Larry Carlton, John Guerin, Joe Osborne, James Burton, Al Casey...; breezy, open-road vibed songbag w/some chamber-like arrangements 'n housed in nice FOC;)
A Minute Of Your Time (Barnaby) M- / EX U.S.'1972 95.00
(early 70's U.S. release os fascinating, gentle Folk- (Rock) piece by HEARTS & FLOWERS related songwriter who wrote "the view from ward three (a minute of your time)" to be found on the utterly captivating debut-album by aforementioned band! full-group accompaniments here feat. such quality pickers 'n stringers as Larry Carlton, John Guerin, Joe Osborne, James Burton, Al Casey...; breezy, open-road vibed songbag w/some chamber-like arrangements 'n housed in nice FOC; promo-label print!)
Tom Cornwell Bureaucrazy Dilemma (Off The Wall) EX / VG++ U.S.'1978 65.00
(late 70's (?) californian rootsy Folk-stringin' w/acoustic guitar, harmonica and a voice gone w/a hippie-vybed, Dylan-esque forlorn ponder-glory w/back-up acoustic guitar by his wife Cathie on a couple o' tracks; she also plays clarinet on "Woody's song"; a 100% home-made job w/card-board jacket 'n two paste-on sheets;)
Don Crawford Same (Verve Folkways) M / M- U.S.'1967 65.00
(first album by black 60's Vancouver based Singer-Songwriter in Richie Havens mold, arranged bag w/brass 'n a R&B pulse lining thru', shaky lead-guitar by Dennis Budimir, Hal Blaine plays drums, Jimmy Bond on bass; horn-section feat.Tom Scott, Jay Migliori...; cover of  "black betty"; expressive, soulful, vibrating voice; uncut-cover MONO print in great shape!)
Would You Understand My Nakedness? (Roulette) M / M- / Co. U.S.'1968 65.00
(3rd  album by black 60's Vancouver based Singer-Songwriter in Richie Havens mold; deep, expressive, soulful voice w/percussion, organ 'n string-bass accompaniments; has an eastern-flavoured mood on "see me as I am"& "princess of the Nile", other songs sparkle w/drowsy, laid-back, pacific-lounge vybed ripplings...; nice shape; w/insert-sheet;)
Would You Understand My Nakedness? (Roulette) M / M- U.S.'1968 75.00
(3rd  album by black 60's Vancouver based Singer-Songwriter in Richie Havens mold; deep, expressive, soulful voice w/percussion, organ 'n string-bass accompaniments; has an eastern-flavoured mood on "see me as I am"& "princess of the Nile", other songs sparkle w/drowsy, laid-back, pacific-lounge vybed ripplings...; white-label promo print in top shape! w/insert-sheet;)
Would You Understand My Nakedness? (Roulette) EX / VG++ U.S.'1968 45.00
(3rd album by black 60's Vancouver based Singer-Songwriter in Richie Havens mold; deep, expressive, soulful voice w/percussion, organ 'n string-bass accompaniments; has an eastern-flavoured mood on "see me as I am"& "princess of the Nile", other songs sparkle w/drowsy, laid-back, pacific-lounge vybed ripplings; w/insert-sheet;)
Would You Understand My Nakedness? (Roulette) EX / VG++ U.S.'1968 55.00
(3rd  album by black 60's Vancouver based Singer-Songwriter in Richie Havens mold; deep, expressive, soulful voice w/percussion, organ 'n string-bass accompaniments; has an eastern-flavoured mood on "see me as I am"& "princess of the Nile", other songs sparkle w/drowsy, laid-back, pacific-lounge vybed ripplings...; white-label promo w/insert;)
Would You Understand My Nakedness? (Roulette) VG++ / VG++ / Co. U.S.'1968 42.00
(3rd album by black 60's Vancouver based Singer-Songwriter in Richie Havens mold; deep, expressive, soulful voice w/percussion, organ 'n string-bass accompaniments; has an eastern-flavoured mood on "see me as I am" & "princess of the Nile", other songs sparkle w/drowsy, laid-back, pacific-lounge vybed ripplings...; w/insert-sheet;)
Dale Crider & Linda Bittner Natural Cycles (Anchinga Roost Music) VG++ / EX U.S.'1978 65.00
(orig. U.S. late 70's press on privat label in Gainesville, Florida; gentle flowin' Country-Folk stream of songs (mostly self penned) performed as a full-band venture incl. guitars, fiddle,dobro, banjo, mandolin, viola, flute male/ femme vocals;  ... there's a social concern showing evidence  in songs like  " a swamp is a natural systems machine"  and the eerie "under the southern bald eagle" ! ..."the realization that everything is connected to everything else is the ultimate environmental conciousness" (from the liner to this fine album) ... has the lyrics inner sleeve;)
Debby Criss Plant Bones (Shadrack Studios) EX / EX U.S.'197 95.00
(early 70's (?) local Tennessee privat-press of breezy guitar-strummin' Folk-lore by this gypsy-rover lady graced w/strong  lead-voice, percussion, violin, some sax, harmonica... 'n more guitars; home-made looking card-board jacket;)
Ingrid & Jim Croce Croce (Capitol) EX / EX / Co. Can'1969 95.00
(great first album by Jim Croce assisted by his lady (who co-wrote most of their orig. songs!) on vocals... and a nice, vibrating color she spreads! great line-up feat. Eric Weissberg on mandolin, Tommy West & Gene Pistilli on guitars 'n keyboards, violin by Harry Katzman... and Jim's 12-string guitar; rare canadian green label print;)
Jim Croce I Got A Name (Abc) EX / EX U.S.'1973 34.00
(orig. U.S. print of his 4th album; feat. Rick Marotta on drums, Tommy West, Maury Muehleisen, SteveGadd; has the inner-sleeve;)
Life And Times (Intercord) EX / EX D'1973 34.00
(german print of his third album; feat. "bad, bad Leroy Brown"; FOC w/lyrics printed inside;)
The Faces I've Been (Lifesong) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'1975 55.00
(mid-70's double-compilation set w/4-page-booklet attached to inner-fold; ...a documentary on his whole span as a writer & performer, recordings from '63 under the name of The Spires, plenty of prev. unreleased songs from his pre-chartbustin' daze; side 4 is "Raps" ...spoken words from his concert-appearances; FOC w/history revealed in the liners;)
Time In A Bottle (Lifesong) EX / EX U.S.'1977 32.00
(mid-70's U.S. print of fine compilation album containing Jim's "greatest love songs" as sub-title indicates; "lover's cross" , "operator" ,  "photographs & memories" , "Alabama rain" ...;)
You Don't Mess Around With Jim (Vertigo) EX / VG++ U.K.'1972 42.00
(U.K. ufo-label 2nd-print of his second album; incl."time in a bottle"; FOC w/lyrics printed inside;)
Bill Crofut Poetry In Song (Crofut Productions) VG++ / VG++ U.S.'1973 95.00
(Bill Crofut (of Addis & Crofut) in the early 70's; all orig. songs(well,actually poems of William Blake, Jones Stephens, Edward Thomas, Lord Tennyson, Thomas Moore...) set to music and there's a myriad of nifty little ripples out of the wide pond of Wolrd-Ethno-Folk straining the surface! all-acoustic w/12-string guitar, french horn, banjo, cello, his wife Susie sings along on some songs and Christopher and Darius Brubeck (could these be the sons of Dave Brubeck??) play bass & harpsichord; ... amazing to learn how close Bill's  voice comes to the one of Clive Palmer (fellow world traveller and eastern ethno-disciple!) FOC w/ lyrics printed on inner-fold;)
Jimmy Crowley Some Things Never Change (Mulligan) M- / M- U.K.'1981 42.00
(early 80's orig. U.K. print of rather eclectic song-bag w/flashes of trad-adapted acres; full-band performance w/acoustic/ electric sources; ...accordion, bouzouki, harmonica, guitars, bass (by John Drummond) piano, banjo, drums, femme back-ups; captivating melodic spree w/innocent pastoral vibes;)
Rick Cunha Moving Pictures (Sierra Briar) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'1980 38.00
(2nd solo-album by ex-Hearts & Flowers member; dreamy, melodic Folk-Rock w/West Coast vibes...; line-up feat. Jeff Gilkinson, Colin Cameron, Larry Murray, Jesse Colter, Waylon Jennings...;)
Songs (GRC) EX / EX U.S.'1973 55.00
(solo-album by ex-Hearts & Flowers member; dreamy, melodic Folk-Rock w/west Coast vibes and 2 swamp-coal raspin' tracks by the names of "Jesse James (is an outlaw, honey)" and "(I'm a) Yo Yo man"...; line-up feat. David Briggs, Waylon Jennings, Larry Carlton...; recorded in Nashville 'n released on this Georgia label;)
Brian Cutean Lubricating The Species (Burnt Toothbrush) EX / VG++ U.S.'1987 75.00
(gentle, melodic Folk-stringin' long-haired Hipster-barde w/slightly bent/ spiritual overtones, dreamy angles w/guitars, bass, viola, keyboards, recorder, femme back-ups... 'n tablas on the haunting "purple Martin"- track! ...kept to sparse boundaries w/solemn moods plus a vulnerable strain on the voice; great surrealistic cover drawing!)

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