(Grammy Hall of Fame Song Included/"The Thrill Is Gone") Looking back on B.B. King's career—one of the longest and most successful in the history of the blues—this anthology features ten ... (Read More)
(Contains the Grammy Hall of Fame Song "Johnny B. Goode") One of the lucky popular musicians to be blessed with commercial success, the respect of his peers, and a long life, the late Chuck ... (Read More)
Dinah Washington, vocals. Lucky Thompson, tenor saxophone & bandleader. Harry Jackson, trumpet. Charles Mingus, bass, & others.
Label: Acrobat Music. Format: 2 CDs.
UPC: 824046200022. Daedalus Item Code: 79432
Known as "the Queen," Dinah Washington had a voice that exuded personality, and she was at ease in the worlds of jazz, blues, and pop. With 47 songs, this worthy retrospective takes in quite a few of ... (Read More)
Mayer Hawthorne, vocals. Christian Wunderlich, guitar. James Manning, bass. Kevin Randolph, piano, & others.
Label: Republic. Format: CD.
UPC: 602537447954. Daedalus Item Code: 38940
On his third album, alternative R&B/retro soul singer Mayer Hawthorne goes to the well of hip-hop, reggae ("Allie Jones"), and vintage pop ("Her Favorite Song") for a set of 14 breezy, groove-laden ... (Read More)
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Anyone worried that grooving, electric blues is an endangered species can rest assured, so long as the North Mississippi Allstars are in business. Brothers Luther and Cody Dickinson keep the ... (Read More)
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The Goodies, the Jelly Beans, Bessie Banks, Evie Sands, the Butterflys, the Bouquets & others.
Label: Real Gone Music. Format: CD.
UPC: 848064004271. Daedalus Item Code: 69151
Founded in 1964 by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller, the Red Bird label was to girl groups of the 1960s as Elektra was to folksingers. Highlights of the 20 tracks include the Dixie Cups' "No True Love," ... (Read More)
Smokey Robinson, vocals. Marv Tarplin, guitar. Michael Jacobsen, cello. Russ Turner, keyboard, & others.
Label: Motown. Format: CD.
UPC: 737463519724. Daedalus Item Code: 79212
On his third solo album, Smokey Robinson spreads his wings creatively, incorporating flute, cello, horns, and congas into his signature soul sound. This 1975 album is particularly distinguished by ... (Read More)
(Grammy Nominee for Best R&B Song/"Signed, Sealed, Delivered") Just coming into his own, the 20-year-old Stevie Wonder shows what he can do on this energetic and uplifting 1970 disc. Here are ... (Read More)
Blues rock's power couple merged their respective groups in 2010, and since then, the Tedeschi Trucks Band has earned a Grammy and a legion of fans, particularly on the strength of its electrifying ... (Read More)
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William Bell, vocals. John Leventhal, guitar. Dave Eggar, cello. Laura Seaton, violin. Shawn Pelton, drums, & others.
Label: Stax Records. Format: CD.
UPC: 888072389397. Daedalus Item Code: 69541
(2017 Grammy Winner for Best Americana Album; Also Nominated for Best R&B Performance/"The Three of Me") More than five decades after he began his career on Stax Records and a full ten years ... (Read More)
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