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  Lightnin’ Hopkins: Four Classic Albums (The Rooster Crowed In England / Lightnin’ (The Blues Of Lightnin’ Hopkins) / Last Night Blues / Lightnin’ Strikes) (2CD) – Ref: AMSC1363 AVID Roots continues with its Four Classic Roots Album, series with a re-mastered 2CD third release from Sam “Lightnin’” Hopkins, complete with original artwork, liner notes … [Read more…]

Avid Records – great value double album Jazz reissue series

Charlie Parker   Five Classic Albums   Avid Jazz ref      AMSC1364 Here’s yet another bargain compilation from Avid with a very fine five LP selection from Charlie Parker’s output from the early 1950’s and taken from Verve’s huge reservoir of the saxophonist’s work. CD one opens with Charlie Parker – Bird and Diz recorded in 1949 … [Read more…]