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Ray Charles: Genius Loves Company—10th Anniversary Deluxe Edition
Ray Charles with Natalie Cole, Elton John, Norah Jones, B.B. King, Gladys Knight, Diana Krall, Willie Nelson, James Taylor & others.
Label: Concord.   Format: CD & DVD.
UPC: 888072355309. Daedalus Item Code: 59061
 
Winner of eight Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year and Record of the Year, this musical love fest features Ray Charles duetting with Norah Jones ("Here We Go Again"), Natalie Cole ("Fever"), ... (Read More)
 
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The Relatives: The Electric Word
The Relatives.
Label: Yep Roc Records.   Format: CD.
UPC: 634457230927. Daedalus Item Code: 38611
 
Formed in 1970 by two gospel-singing preachers (and brothers) from Dallas, the Relatives bridge the gap between traditional gospel, soul, and psychedelia with gritty, riveting songs that confront ... (Read More)
 
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The Robert Cray Band: In My Soul
Robert Cray, guitar & vocals. Richard Cousins, bass. Les Falconer, drums. Dover Weinberg, keyboard.
Label: Provogue Records.   Format: CD.
UPC: 819873010746. Daedalus Item Code: 49256
 
Called by the New Yorker "one of the most reliable pleasures of soul and blues for over three decades," five-time Grammy winner Robert Cray is credited by Rolling Stone for having ... (Read More)
 
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The Roots of Blues
Robert Johnson, Brownie McGhee, Bessie Smith, Mamie Smith, Ma Rainey, Roosevelt Sykes, Josh White & others.
Label: Quality Audio.   Format: CD.
UPC: 779836500823. Daedalus Item Code: 47976
 
Seminal recordings by early icons of America's indigenous music, these 12 tracks exemplify the wellspring for both jazz and rock. If space allowed, one could make a lengthy and fascinating ... (Read More)
 
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Rory Block: Hard Luck Child—A Tribute to Skip James
Rory Block, guitar & vocals.
Label: Stony Plain Records.   Format: CD.
UPC: 772532137324. Daedalus Item Code: 49691
 
Having communed with many of the musical greats she regards as her personal mentors—including Mississippi John Hurt, Reverend Gary Davis, Son House, and Skip James—Rory Block gets that the music is ... (Read More)
 
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The Rough Guide to Blues and Beyond
Chris Thomas King, Tinariwen, Mamane Barka, Outrageous Cherry, North Mississippi All-Stars, Nuru Kane & others.
Label: World Music Network.   Format: 2 CDs.
UPC: 605633122329. Daedalus Item Code: 57009
 
These 12 tracks are a testament to the enduring power and continuous evolution of the blues, which is vigorous enough to absorb rock, rap, electronic, and global influences. A case in point is Robert ... (Read More)
 
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The Rough Guide to Blues Revival
Irma Thomas, Shemekia Copeland, Deborah Coleman, Samba Touré, The Blind Boys of Alabama & others.
Label: World Music Network.   Format: 2 CDs.
UPC: 605633120424. Daedalus Item Code: 57010
 
With its DNA rooted in Africa, blues music evolved from acoustic Mississippi sounds to electric Chicago riffs. Today's leading artists embrace the nitty gritty honesty of the blues, ensuring that ... (Read More)
 
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Ryan Shaw: Real Love
Ryan Shaw, vocals. Johnny Gale, guitar & bass. Jimmy Bralower, drums. Al Kooper, organ. Arno Hecht, saxophone, & others.
Label: Dynotone Records.   Format: CD.
UPC: 634457565425. Daedalus Item Code: 29286
 
Words can only begin to describe the goosebumps Ryan Shaw's vocals elicit. If his old-school soul to the 10th power doesn't elicit a shimmy or a whoop out of you, then CPR may be in order.

"Raised ... (Read More)

 
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Shuggie Otis: Inspiration Information; Wings of Love
Shuggie Otis, guitar & vocals.
Label: Epic.   Format: 2 CDs.
UPC: 886977470028. Daedalus Item Code: 38727
 
Originally released in 1974, Inspiration Information was rediscovered in 2001 by David Byrne's Luaka Bop label. Now it's back, augmented with four bonus tracks. The set's second CD, Wings ... (Read More)
 
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Smokey Robinson: Smokey & Friends
Smokey Robinson with Elton John, Steven Tyler, John Legend, Mary J. Blige, James Taylor, Sheryl Crow & others.
Label: Verve.   Format: CD.
UPC: 602537998838. Daedalus Item Code: 49521
 
Smokey Robinson's vast catalog of hits as a member of the Miracles, as a solo artist, and as the writer of classics penned for other acts (including Marvin Gaye and the Temptations) is mined for this ... (Read More)
 
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Sound of the City: New York Area Doo-Wop (1956–1966)
The 4 Seasons, The Tokens, The Elegants, The Impalas, The Royal Teens, The Crests, Dion, The Temptations & others.
Label: Time Life Music.   Format: 3 cutout CDs, boxed.
UPC: 610583212327. Daedalus Item Code: 46146
 
Can't afford tickets to Jersey Boys? Steep yourself in doo wop bliss with this affordable 59-track set—as close to "Boy Group 101" as we've ever come across. Along with oldies station staples ... (Read More)
 
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The Sound of Love: The Very Best of Darlene Love
Darlene Love, vocals.
Label: Phil Spector Records.   Format: CD.
UPC: 886976129026. Daedalus Item Code: 39070
 
This Rock and Roll Hall of Famer is best known for her work during the girl group era. Darlene Love sang backup on sessions with Elvis Presley, the Beach Boys, and Sam Cooke, as well as on hits like ... (Read More)
 
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