Category Archives: Blues

Vanguard Records Vinyl Reissues for Record Store Day 2012

As has become tradition, back in June of 2011 Vanguard Records and Record Store Day asked fans to vote for the five classic Vanguard titles to be reissued on Record Store Day 2012. You voted, and here’s what’s in store for … Continue reading

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Mississippi John Hurt – ‘Last Sessions’ Reissued on Vinyl for Record Store Day

Mississippi John Hurt – Last Sessions LP Newly re-mastered from the original tapes, this album, recorded just months before Hurt’s death, captures the blues icon in fine, inspiring form to his last days. Tracks: “Poor Boy, Long Ways From Home” … Continue reading

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Skip James – Devil Got My Woman Reissued on Vinyl for Record Store Day

Skip James Devil Got My Woman Vinyl LP Newly re-mastered from the original tapes, this 1968 solo album holds a dozen semi-autobiographical or entirely personalized traditional songs that attest to James’ almost unparalleled.  This was James’ last release before his … Continue reading

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This Is Buddy Guy! reissued on vinyl for Record Store Day

Buddy Guy This Is Buddy Guy Newly re-mastered from the original tapes, this classic live blues album features Buddy Guy at the height of his powers, tearing through a blistering and virtuosic set. Recorded live at New Orleans House in … Continue reading

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