Anderson, Pete-I Don't Have to Work With Your Son, Do I?- CD- stereo-No Catalog Number - (Approx.) 1992 compact disc release featuring the work of producer and guitar wizard, Pete Anderson-best known for his great twangy playing with Dwight Yoakam. Disc has a 13 track selection songs and artists he's worked with. Track listing: 1.Michelle Shocked: Anchorage, 2.Steve Forbert: Born Too Late, 3.Roy Orbison & k.d. lang: Crying, 4.The Meat Puppets: Sam, 5.Dwight Yoakam: Heart That You Own, 6.Dwight Yoakam/Buck Owens: Streets of Bakerfield, 7.Steve Pryor: Highway Of Love, 8.Michelle Shocked: On The Greener Side, 9.Blue Rodeo: Til I Am Myself Again, 10.Thelonius Monster: Body & Soul, 11.Tommy Conwell: I'm Seventeen, 12.Dwight Yoakam: Guitars and Cadillacs, 13.Jackson Browne: First Girl I Ever Loved. Cover is Near Mint. Disc is MINT. VERY hard to find.
Arnold, Eddy-One More Time- LP- Living Stereo-LSP 2471 - 1962 release consisting of re-recordings of his biggest hits. Produced by Chet Atkins. As is usual on these Living Stereo LPs, sound is rich & full! Tunes include "One Grain of Sand", "Just Call Me Lonesome", and "Just Out of Reach". Cover is quite clean, with one slightly bent corner. Also 2" seam split. Disc shows little use with no discernable wear & only a couple of extremely light marks. Nice Living Stereo copy with great sound! - (EXC+/NM-) - $4.99- Order
Arnold, Eddy-The Wonderful World of Eddy Arnold- LP- -MGM - Sealed 1975 MGM release features 1o tracks recorded in Tennessee by country legend Eddy Arnold. Tracks include "Red Roses for a Blue Lady", "Nearer My Love to You", "Still Loving You" and "I Just Had You On My Mind." Bottom right corner has been neatly cut (Promotional mark or cutout mark). - (Sealed) - $4.99- Order
Atkins, Chet-Hi-Fi In Focus- LP- mono-RCA LPM 1577 - 195733 1/3 RPM LP release by guitar virtuoso, Chet Atkins. Copy at hand is a 1981 2nd pressing with alternate cover art. (1st press had modern art spiral which occupied the whole cover-2nd press had totally different spiral patterns with a Gretsch guitar in the middle.) Songs run the gamut from Jazz, Pop, Classical, International, and include a version of Jimmy Smith's "Walk Don't Run" (later recorded by The Ventures). Track listing: "El Cumbanchero","Ain't Misbehavin'', "Shadow Waltz", "Anna", "Yesterdays", "Portuguese Washerwoman", "Tiger Rag", "Walk, Don't Run", "Tara's Theme", "Johnson Rag", "Lullaby of the Leaves", "Bouree", "Avorada". Cover is extremely clean with slight ringwear. Front cover has small scraped area on the right edge towards the top. Disc (Heavy vinyl, deep groove, dog on top, RCA Victor in white print) is clean & glossy, A side shows a couple of light marks on the first 2 cuts-B side is clean. These marks do NOT signifigantly affect play. Plays nicely with light to moderate surface noise and clear sound.
Atkins, Chet-Stingin' Along With Chet Atkins- LP- mono-RCA LPM 1236 - 1956 33 1/3 rpm original first press LP release by Country guitar virtuoso, Chet Atkins. LP features tour de force playing by Chet of the sort that made him famous. (Basically, advanced fingerpicking that expanded upon the innovations of Merle Travis.) Chet is accompanied on the track "Gallopin' Guitar" by the hot licks of Homer & Jethro. Track listing:
A1 Oh By Jingo
A2 Indian Love Call
A3 Memphis Blues
A4 12th Street Rag
A5 Gallopin' Guitar
A6 St. Louis Blues
B1 Main Street Breakdown
B2 Hello Ma Baby
B3 Alice Blue Gown
B4 Blue Gypsy
B5 Black Mountain Rag
B6 "The Third Man" Theme. Cover is extremely clean but has a small 1/2" tear at the right center edge. (Some old record stores used a gummy sticker to seal LP's and these were hard to safely remove.) Disc (heavy vinyl, black label with silver print and dog on top) has nice sheen but has been carelessly handled, with numerous light to moderate marks on the surface. Disc plays quite nicely, however, with only light surface noise and clear sound.
Atkins, Chet-Chet- LP- stereo-RCA/Camden CAS2182 - small staple in top left corner - (EXC+/EXC+) - $8- Order
Atkins, Chet-Humm & Strum Along With- LP- Living Stereo-RCA LSP2025 - 1959 instructional record, fine just for listening too-12 tunes, including "Cold Cold Heart", "Tennessee Waltz", & "John Henry"-easy to use chord diagrams-inside cover is mottled with age, instruction book is nice, small bump in vinyl-plays fine-nice copy - (EXC+/EXC+) - $25- Order
Bellamy Brothers-Greatest Hits Volume 2- LP- stereo-MCA/Curb 5812 - 1986 33 1/3 RPM LP release by Country music hitmakers, the Bellamy Brothers. 10 tracks, all Country chart hits, including "Feelin' the Feelin'", "Too Much is Not Enough" & "Forget About Me". Album is still sealed in the original factory shrinkwrap. Cover is Mint & uncreased, with sharp corners. Vinyl within is, of course, unplayed & Mint.
Black, Clint-Nothin' But the Taillights- CD- stereo-RCA RDJ65349 - promo only three track single, album edited & "hook" versions of "Nothin'", deluxe tiple gatefold box cover with blinking lights protuding from inside box to light up taillight of car on front cover, cool promo item, still works!, nice picture of Clint - (EXC+/NM) - $15- Order
Brooks, Garth-CD Zooming- CD- stereo-Capitol DPRO79070 - promo only catalog sampler, 1997 release, contains snippets of 60 songs from Garth's first six albums, gatefold cordboard cover - (NM/NM) - $6- Order
Byrd, Jerry-The Shores of Waikiki- LP- mono-Mercury MG20230 - black label, country steel great plays Hawaiian tunes, 1960 rel, cool glossy tropical cover!, gorgeous copy! - (NM-/NM) - $20- Order
Campbell, Glen-Too Late to Worry-Too Blue to Cry- LP- Stereo-Capitol ST 1881 - 1963 33 1/3 RPM LP release by Country music singer, songwriter and guitarist Glen Campbell. This is a 1st press (black label with rainbow colorband) of his first Capitol LP with arrangements by Jimmie Haskell. Tracks include his 2nd Pop hit "Too Late to Worry" as well as "Walking the Floor Over You", "Tomorrow Never Comes" & "Long Black Limousine." Glossy cover is Near Mint with no stains, creases, tears, writing or seam splits. Disc is clean, glossy and Mint.
Early Glen Campbell LP in top condition!
Carter Family-A Collection of Favorites By The Carter Family- LP- mono-Decca DJ 4404 - 1963 33 1/3 rpm LP release by the famous Carter Family. LP reissues 1930's recordings the Carters made for Decca Records, including the classics, "Hello Stranger", "My Dixie Darling", and "You Are My Flower". Hello Stranger
My Dixie Darling
Oh Take Me Back
Stern Old Batchelor
Sweet Heaven In My View
You Are My Flower
Jealous Hearted Me
You've Been A Friend To Me
The Wayworn Traveller
Coal Miner's Blues
Funny When You Feel That Way. Copy at hand is a '63 Decca original, still in the factory shrinkwrap. Cover is mostly perfect inside shrink, with a tiny bit of wear to the bottom right corner. Disc is clean & glossy, grading Near Mint visually. Play nicely with light to moderate surface noise.
Cash, Johnny-Amazing Grace: One Hour Radio Special- CD- stereo-Columbia (no catalog number) - 2007 promo-only compact disc release. This is a ready-to-be-aired radio special, hosted by Rodney Crowell, that was sent to radio stations for broadcast. Subject matter is Johnny's love for Gospel music, his roots in the church, and the stories behind his great Gospel recordings and performances. Mint cover, MINT disc.
Cash, Johnny-Greatest!- LP- mono-Sun 1240 - 1959 33 1/3 RPM LP release by Johnny Cash. This was Johnny's 3rd Sun LP, put out just after Johnny left the label to go to Columbia. It includes a great selection of classic Cash material, recorded from '55 to '58. Track listing: Goodbye Little Darlin' Goodbye, I Just Thought You'd Like To Know, You Tell Me, Just About Time, I Forgot To Remember To Forget, Katy Too, Thanks A Lot, Luther's Played The Boogie, You Win Again, Hey Good Lookin', I Could Never Be Ashamed Of You, Get Rhythm. Copy at hand is a Sun first pressing in fine condition. Glossy extra-thick cover is extremely clean with only the most minor wear-no stains, writing, splits, etc. Disc (heavy vinyl, deep groove) is clean and glossy overall, with a few minor marks here and there, except for one long and unsightly spindle mark (made by dragging the record over the dull metal spindle on the turntable) on the A side. This mark is about ten inches long. However, the mark does NOT signifigantly affect play. Disc plays nicely with moderate surface noise and the clear sound of a Sun first pressing!
Cash, Johnny-Hurt PRO-CD (promo-only CD single)- CD- stereo-Lost Highway – MRNR-02397-2 - 2003 promo-only compact disc, issued for radio airplay. This is a one song single, with a 12 second intro, the song, and a 1 second outro. Cover is Near Mint, disc is Mint.
Cash, Johnny-Rockabilly Blues- LP- Stereo-CBS (UK) 84607 - Handsome UK pressing of this fine 1980 release, produced by Earle Poole Ball, Nick Lowe & Jack Clement. June Carter on one track. Includes "Cold Lonesome Morning", "She's a Go-Er", and "W-O-M-A-N." Handsome glossy cover with great vintage photo on back of Johnny & Luther Perkins. With original insert. Excellent UK pressing in top shape! - (NM/M) - $13- Order
Cash, Johnny-Selections From Cash Unearthed (PROMO CD)- CD- stereo-American Recordings MRNR 02482 - 2003 promo-only CD release, featuring 8 songs from the Johnny Cash CD box set, "Cash Unearthed". This disc offers 2 songs each from the 4 great Rick Rubin-produced albums that came out by Johnny before his passing. Track listing: Long Black Veil, If I Give My Soul, Pocohontas, Down the Line, Singer of Songs, Redemption Song (with Joe Strummer), Where We'll Never Grow Old, I Am a Pilgrim. Packed in a thin black cardboard sleeve. Sleeve shows moderate wear. Disc within is MINT.
Cash, Johnny-The Christmas Spirit- LP- Stereo-Columbia CS 8917 - 1963 release, 33 1/3 RPM 1st press Christmas LP by Johnny Cash. Tracks include "Blue Christmas", "Who Kept the Sheep", "Little Drummer Boy" and "Ringing the Bells for Jim." Cover is clean and Near Mint. Disc (red label with "360 sound" in white print along the bottom) is clean, glossy and Mint!
Collins, Tommy-The Dynamic Tommy Collins- LP- stereo-Columbia CL 2510 - 1966 33 1/3 RPM LP release by Country singer & songwriter, Tommy Collins. Collins carved out quite a reputation in the 50's as one of the great Honky Tonkers-this LP has a bit more of a Bakersfield sound (Tommy settled there in the late 50's). Tracks include "Big Dummy", "Be Serious, Ann" and the 2 hits: "If You Can't Bite Don't Growl", and "Shindig In the Barn". Cover is super clean and grades Near Mint. Disc (360 degree sound original) is stone Mint!
Copas, Lloyd/Cowboy Copas-In Memory- LP- mono-King 835 - black label, deluxe gatefold cover with photos & career info on inside one side by each artist, 1963 rel - (NM-/EXC) - $25- Order
Crowell, Rodney-Interview With Billy Bob Thornton- CD- stereo-Sugar Hill - 2001 promo-only CD. Actor/musician Billy Bob Thornton interviews singer/songwriter, Rodney Crowell about his then-new album, "The Houston Kid". CD is still factory SEALED-100% new and unused-so we do not know it's length or substance of the interview, which is divided into 23 tracks.
Curless, Dick-The Last Blues Song- LP- stereo-Capitol ST-11211 - 1973 33 1/3 RPM LP release by Bangor, Maine legend, Dick Curless, best known for the trucker's anthem, "Tombstone Every Mile." Tracks include: 1) "Swingin' Preacher" 2) "Get on Board My Wagon" (another great "truckin" song!) and his last Country chart hit, "The Last Blues Song." Cover is extremely clean- a little creasing to 2 right corners. Disc (orange label with black print) clean, glossy, and Near Mint.
Classic Dick Curless LP-NOT available on CD-offered at a low price.
Curtis, Sonny-The 1st of Sonny Curtis: His Greatest Songs- LP- Stereo-Viva V.36012 - 1968 release, 33 1/3 RPM LP by Country and Rock N' Roll singer/songwriter Sonny Curtis, who is best known as the ace songwriter who penned "Love Is All Around" (the theme of the Mary Tyler Moore Show) and "I Fought the Law" (a hit for the Bobby Fuller Four). He is also an original member of Buddy Holly's group, The Crickets. Tracks include "I'm a Gypsy Man", "Destiny's Child", "I Wanna Go Bummin' Around" & "Day Drinker." Cover is impressively clean and grades a solid Near Mint. Disc is clean, glossy and Near Mint. Beautiful Country LP in top condition-offered here for less than half the $25 list price!
Darrell, Johnny-The Son of Hickory Holler's Tramp- LP- stereo-United Artists UAS 6634 - 1967 33 1/3 RPM 1st press LP release by Country vocalist, Johnny Darrell. Title track (a much bigger hit a year later for Soul singer O.C. Smith) was a sizeable Country hit for Darrell. Other tracks include "Hangin' On," and "Absence." Cover is Near Mint-no stains, tears, splits, or writing. Disc (heavy vinyl-black label with silver print-colored circles at top) is clean, glossy, and Near Mint.
Dempsey, Jimmy-Strings of My Guitar- LP- stereo-ABCS-670 - 1967 33 1/3 RPM LP release by the great country guitar session player, Jimmy Dempsey, who is a veteran of countless recording sessions. Tracks include "Ode to Billie Joe", "There Goes My Everything", & "Drinking Champagne". Cover (nice photo of Jimmy with a beautiful guitar) shows minor wear (punch hole bottom right)-small scratch on front slick. Disc (heavy vinyl/black label with silver print) grades Near Mint. - (NM-/NM) - $7.99- Order
Flatt & Scruggs With Doc Watson-Strictly Instrumental- LP- Mono-Columbia CL 2643 - 1967 33 1/3 RPM LP release. Lester Flatt & Earl Scruggs meet Doc Watson for a hot instrumental pickin' sesion-no vocals! Tunes: Pick Along, Nothing to It, Evelina, Jazzing, Liberty, Tammy's Song, John Hardy Was a Desperate Man, Lonesome Ruben, Spanish Two Step, Careless Love, Bill Cheatham. Cover is clean with slight ringwear at bottom front. No stains, tears, splits, writing, etc. Disc (heavy vinyl, "360 Degree Sound" red and white label) is clean, glossy and Near Mint. Plays plays beautifully with almost no surface noise and rich, clear sound.
Foley, Red-Let's All Sing To Him- LP- stereo-Decca DL 78903 - 1959 release. Foley was a Country and Gospel vocalist-this is a Country-flavored Gospel album. Tracks include: "Love Lifted Me," "Kneel at the Cross," and "Where He Leads Me." Textured cover is clean-1/4" split at top right. Disc (black label-silver print "Decca Stereo" at top) grades MINT. A classic Country-Gospel LP at a fair price!