New Releases

11 July 2014

The current Red Lick catalogue (no. 179; July-Aug) includes 7 packed pages of new releases (see 'Brand Spanking New' on pages 2-8). These can be viewed in the low res pdf version of the catalogue - Red Lick catalogue 179

Since publication of this catalogue, a whole bunch of new releases have become available (or are imminent). These can be viewed in the first issue of our between-catalogue new release sheet. These can be viewed by downloading this new release sheet as a pdf here - 179 New Release Sheet - or by scrolling the list below:

TRIKONT CD £13.15 (pictured)

US0451 Various: Please Don’t Freeze. Volume 3 in the series of Early Black Rock N Roll series, following the big selling Roll Your Moneymaker (US0392) and I Smell A Rat (US0412), this has 26 more corkers from the likes of Elmore James, Ruth Brown, Percy Mayfield, Otis Rush, Johnny Guitar Watson, Terry Timmons, LaVern Baker, Muddy Waters, Little Margie, Arthur Alexander and more

TRIKONT 2LP £22.75 (pictured)

US04511 Various: Please Don’t Freeze. Lovely hi-quality vinyl edition, complete with a download code to access a digital version.

ACROBAT 5CD £15.95

ACFCD7503 T-Bone Walker: The Ultimate Collection 1929-1957. 120 track anthology filleting the best of his classic recordings for Columbia, Mercury, Black & White, Capitol, Comet, Imperial and Atlantic.

ACROBAT 3CD £12.75

ACTRCD9042 Tubby Hayes: Without A Song - Rare Live Recordings 1954-1973. 22 previously unissued live tracks from genius of UK jazz, including sides with Joe Harriott, Tommy Whittle, Stan Tracey, Johnny Dankworth and more.

ACROBAT 2CD £10.75

ADDCD3113 Hank Snow: The Complete US Country Hits 1949-1962. Including 48 hit sides from his RCA years. Classic country music at its very best.


1618133992 Moriarty: Fugitives. Franco-American band breathing new life into classic pre-war blues, early folk and country sides, including Candy Man, Matty Groves, Pretty Boy Floyd, The Dying Crapshooter Blues, St James Infirmary and more. Impressively authentic and convincing throughout.


AACD0122 Tom Waits: A Small Affair In Ohio - Live In Cleveland 1977. Previously unreleased radio broadcast with 10 great tracks (mostly) from the sublime Small Change album.

BACM CD £8.50

BACM454 Wade Mainer: And Associates. 24 tracks variously featuring Zeke Morris, J.E. Mainer, Homer Sherrill, Clyde Moody and more.

BACM455 Various: Cozy Label Vol 3. More classic country music across 26 tracks featuring Bob Mason’s Swingbillies, Stanley O’Dell, Ray & Ina Patterson, Floyd Kamerick and more.

BACM456 Hawking Brothers: Sing & Play Classic Country Songs. 23 sides.


BSR12042 Rebirth Brass Band: Move Your Body. Follow up to  Grammy-winning ‘Rebirth of New Orleans’, this is another infectious, groove-laden collection of Crescent City dance floor hip-shakers.


BLM0294 Kenny Brown: Goin’ Back To Mississippi. Re-issue of 1996 debut album from North Mississippi blues guitarist and one-time sideman for R.L. Burnside and friend of Joe Callicott. Superb country blues guitar with occasional moves into rock ‘n roll and rockabilly.

BLUE NOTE 2CD £19.75

3779449 Miles Davis: Take Off - The Complete Blue Note Albums. Original recordings sequenced as originally released on 10” albums and 78rpm singles, presented in a special book style format with a 32 page booklet including a new essay, rare photos and album artwork reproductions. Features the first CD appearance in their original sequence of the 10” LP’s Young Man With A Horn, Miles Davis Vol 2 and Miles Davis Vol 3.

BLUE NOTE 3CD £21.95

3781612 Clifford Brown: Brownie Speaks - The Complete Blue Note Recordings. Original recordings sequenced as they were originally released on 10” albums and 78rpm singles, presented in a special book style format with a 34 page booklet with a new essay, rare photos and album artwork reproductions. Includes his three 10” albums from 1953 (his own New Star On The Horizon, with J.J. Johnson on Jay Jay Johnson With Clifford Brown and with Lou Donaldson on New Faces New Sounds) plus legendary live Birdland recordings with Art Blakey, Horace Silver and Lou Donaldson.


3765448 Bobby Hutcherson: Enjoy The View. Triumphant return to label from virtuoso jazz vibraphonist, also featuring David Sanborn (saxophone),  Joey DeFrancesco (organ) and Billy Hart (drums).


7235357 Al Jarreau: My Old Friend - Celebrating George Duke. Tribute album from one jazz legend to another, this features guest appearances from Dr John, Marcus Miller, Gerald Albright and more.


CR9006 Various: Buttermilk Skies - The Hoagy Carmichael Song Book. Superb parade of hits and other classics written by Hoagy as recorded by jazz and pop stars extending from between the 1930s and 1960s. Includes sides from Al Bowley, Carmen McRae, Ray Charles, Bobby Darin, Billie Holiday, Jeri Southern, Nina Simone, Hank Jones, Dinah Shore, Matt Monro and more.


DE837 Steve Freund/Gloria Hardiman: Set Me Free. Re-issue of 1983 album and the debut as leader of hot Chicago blues guitarist  This teams him up with the tough vocals of Gloria Hardiman and includes the bonus of four tracks from rare singles.

EL CD £9.95

ACMEM273CD George Melly: Sings Doom. Anthology of A & B side singles from 1955 and 1962, both solo and with the Mick Mulligan Band, including tracks from rare EPs. One of true maverick’s of British jazz at his finest.


EJC55647 Grant Green Quartet: Oleo. Album with Sonny Clark. Includes four bonus tracks.


EJC55648 Sonny Rollins/Thelonious Monk: Complete Recordings. Plus 6 bonus tracks.


FADCD2045 Eddie Condon:The Eddie Condon Collection 1927-1962. Excellent compilation of early jazz guitarist and banjo player with bands he led and as a sideman.


BLUE176 Various: Big Box Of Rockabilly. Tons of red hot rockabilly featuring Carl Perkins, Sleepy LaBeef, Ray Campi, Gene Vincent, George Jones, Wanda Jackson, Hal Willis and many, many more.


FA1363 Louis Armstrong: Complete Louis Armstrong Vol 13 - 1947.

FA5456 Various: Great Black Music Roots 1927-1962. Broad-based overview of how and where black music influenced the shaping of twentieth century culture, including Afro-Cuban rhythms, jazz, blues, gospel, soul, ska and more. With Blind Blake, Fats Waller, Earl Hines, Lightnin’ Hopkins, Miles Davis, Luiz Gonzaga, Esther Phillips and many more


FA5460 Quincy Jones: Live In Paris - March/April 1960. Previously unreleased concert and radio broadcast performances  featuring a big band.


FA1322 Mahalia Jackson: Complete Mahalia Jackson Vol 12 - 1961.

HOODOO CD £10.25

263487 Charlie Rich: Lonely Weekends - 1958-1962 Sun/Phillips Recordings.

263488 Elvis Presley: Girls, Girls, Girls + Loving You. Two movie soundtrack albums plus 5 bonus tracks.

263489 Etta James: Miss Etta James + Twist With Etta James. Two re-mastered albums plus 10 bonus tracks.

263490 Buddy Knox: Buddy Knox + Buddy Knox & Jimmy Bowen. Two re-mastered albums with 7 bonus tracks.


48748 Jesse Belvin: Just Jesse Belvin + Mr Easy. Two re-mastered albums plus three bonus tracks.

JSP 4CD £14.50

JSP969 Anita O’Day: Sweet Singer Of Songs - Selected Sides 1941-1962. 109 re-mastered swinging jazz and pop sides from stylish singer variously backed by orchestras and bands led by Nat King Cole, Jimmy Giuffre, Billy May, Cal Tjader, Abbey Brown, Stan Kenton, Gene Krupa, Oscar Peterson and more.


MJR8892870 Sarah Vaughan: Sings George Gershwin. Plus 13 bonus tracks.


MW21336 Sarah Vaughan: With Clifford Brown + In The Land Of Hi-Fi.

MW21337 Oscar Peterson: Plays The Cole Porter Songbook.Plus one bonus track.

MIG 2CD £17.95

MIG00892 Chris Farlowe: The Voice/Hotel Eingang. Two albums together in one set, re-mastered with the bonus of a few previously unreleased live sides from 2006. The first album comes from 2001 and was recorded with the Norman Beaker Band, the second from 2008 and featuring Miller Anderson on guitar.


MCDLX202 Everly Brothers: Reunion Concert. Their famous reunion at the Royal Albert Hall in London in 1983, with great versions of their big hits.

NEW WEST CD £12.75

NW6284 John Hiatt: Terms Of My Surrender. One of the finest and most consistent singer-songwriters (and long-time Red Lick favourite) with a new album with an impressive blues vibe.

NEW WEST CD & DVD £16.95

NW6315 John Hiatt: Terms Of My Surrender. The new album complete with a bonus DVD that includes 10 live tracks filmed at the Franklin Theatre.

NEW WEST LP £15.75

NW5083 John Hiatt: Terms Of My Surrender. The new album on high quality vinyl, with download card to access a digital version.

NOT NOW 2CD £5.50

NOT2CD543 Various: Trouble So Hard - 40 Prison Songs From The Chain Gang. 40 tracks featuring Rev Gary Davis, Pace Jubilee Singers, Vera Hall, Skip James, Blind Willie McTell, Horace Sprott and more.

NOT2CD544 James Brown: The Federal Singles 1958-1960. 36 sensational early sides.

NOT2CD545 Sun Ra: The Futuristic Sound Of - On Planet Earth 1914-2014.

NOT NOW 3CD £6.95

NOT3CD162 Various: Jazz Meets Africa. 36 tracks featuring Clark Terry, Oscar Brown Jr, Max Roach, Duke Ellington, John Coltrane, Art Blakey, Yusef Lateef, etc

NOT3CD166 Various: Cruisin’ Rockabilly. 75 tracks including Marvin Rainwater, Don Woody, Charlie Feathers, Mac Curtis, Jack Scott, Gene Brown, etc


OVCD89 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction. Soundtrack to an acclaimed documentary film, this features the iconic actor demonstrating his musical talents, including a cover of the George Jones hit Tennessee Whiskey, a version of Canción Mixteca (the Mexican folk song he originally recorded with Ry Cooder for 1984’s Paris, Texas) plus covers of classics such as Blue Bayou and Help Me Make It Through The Night.

ONE DAY 3CD £7.45

DAY3CD066 Various: After Hours - The King Records Story 1956-1958. 75 tracks featuring Little Esther, Roy Brown, Jimmy Witherspoon, The Dominos, Little Willie John, Lula Reed, Ivory Joe Hunter, Bill Doggett, Lonnie Johnson and more.

ONE DAY 2CD £5.95

DAY2CD243 Various: No More, No Less - Gems From Guyden Records 1954-1962. 50 tracks featuring Don Cole, Jimmy Hughes, Pee Wee Crayton, Mitchell Torok, The Four Larks, The Clickettes and more.

DAY2CD251 Various: Quicksand - The Groove Record Story 1954-1956.50 tracks featuring Sonny Terry, Cousin Leroy, Piano Red, Roy Gaines, The Nitecaps, Big John Greer, Champion Jack Dupree and more.

DAY2CD252 Various: Constant Sorrow - Gems From The Elektra Vaults 1956-1962. 50 tracks featuring Jack Elliott, Paul Clayton, Ed McCurdy, Peggy Seeger, Jean Ritchie, Josh White, George Pegram, Oscar Brand and more.


PM2171 Fred Hersch Trio: Floating. New studio album from exceptional jazz trio led by Hersch’s lovely piano on a set of eight originals and two American Songbook standards.


More in series of re-issued jazz classics to celebrate the 65th anniversary of Prestige Records and 90th birthday of legendary music engineer, Rudy Van Gelder.

7235113 Eric Dolphy: At The Five Spot, Vol 1. In the company of the Booker Little Quintet.

7235114 Sonny Rollins: Plus Four. Famed 1956 album alongside the Clifford Brown/Max Roach Quintet.

7235116 Eddie ‘Lockjaw’ Davis: The Eddie ‘Lockjaw’ Davis Cookbook, Vol 1. Legendary saxophonist from 1958 in the company of organist Shirley Scott and flautist Jerome Richardson.

7235117 John Coltrane: Dakar. 1962 recording with the ‘Prestige All-Stars’ including Pepper Adams, Cecil Payne, Mal Waldron, Doug Watkins and Art Taylor.

7235118 Roy Haynes With Phineas Newborn And Paul Chambers: We Three. 1958 session dominated by Newborn’s busy piano.

7235119 Jackie McLean: 4,5, And 6. The best of his pre-Blue Note sessions from 1956, with Donald Byrd, Hank Mobley and others.

7235120 Oliver Nelson: Screamin’ The Blues. Exciting sextet session that includes Eric Dolphy

7235123 John Coltrane: Stardust.Prestige album from 1963 featuring Wilbert Harden (flugelhorn and trumpet), Freddie Hubbard (trumpet), Red Garland (piano), Paul Chambers (bass) and Jimmy Cobb and Arthur Taylor (drums).

PRIMO 2CD £6.00

PRMCD6153 Gene Autry: The Essential Recordings. 40 classic ‘cowboy’ country sides.

PRMCD6154 Ben E. King: The Essential Recordings. 40 smooth and elegant soul classics, both with The Drifters and as a solo artist.

RAVEN 2CD £21.95

RVCD377 John Hartford: Life, Love & Music - 5 Essential Albums 1966-1969. Essential but (until now) out-of-print albums for RCA from Grammy-winning American bluegrass and country legend. Includes the albums: John Hartford Looks at Life, Earthwords & Music, The Love Album, Housing Project andJohn Hartford.


RTS008 Creedence Clearwater Revival: Fortunate Sons. A neatly compiled collection of interviews, promotional clips and rare performances tells the peculiar tale of the rise of the big-selling bands of the 1960s and 1970s and difficulties they faced when they hit big.


SFWCD40211 Various: Classic African American Songsters. 19 great tracks from Peg Leg Sam, Pink Anderson, Leadbelly, John Jackson, Reverend Gary Davis and more

SOLAR CD £11.95

4569952 Stan Getz: England 1958 - Chicago 1957. Featuring Dizzy Gillespie and Sonny Stitt.


SPEC2181 Graham Parker & The Rumour: Don’t Ask Me Questions - Best Of. Taken from his early recordings for Vertigo between 1976 and 1979. An excellent introduction.

SPEC2192 Various: Motown Northern SoulClassics from Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, Four Tops, Isley Brothers, Marvin Gaye, Brenda Holloway, Temptations and more.


SPECXX2108 Graham Parker & The Rumour: The Best Of. Also includes his early Vertigo sides between 1976 and 1979 but an expanded selection across 2CDs.

STAG-O-LEE CD £13.45

STAGO053 Various: Savage Rhythm. Fabulous compilation of early jazz and swing orchestras from the 1930s through to R&B bands from the 1940s, all paving the way for what was to become rock and roll. 24 sides featuring Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Tiny Bradshaw, Gene Krupa, Charlie Barnett, Artie Shaw, Coleman Hawkins, Will Bradley, Earl Hines, Hot Lips Page and more


TEG74003CD Howlin’ Wolf: Change My Way. Re-issue of 1975 Chess album that compiled some of his lesser-known recordings from between 1959 and the mid-1960s including Mr Airplane Man, I Walked From Dallas, Don’t Laugh At Me, I’ve Been Abused, Hidden Charms and more.

TEG74005CD B.B. King: Lucille. Reissue of classic album from 1968.

TRIO CD £7.75

TR573 Stan Tracey Trio & Guy Barker: Let Them Crevulate. Critically acclaimed 2006 collaboration that re-united Stan’s excellent jazz piano with trumpeter Guy Barker.


TNCD3218 Buffy Saint-Marie: Up Where We Belong. 15 of the best from exceptional native-American singer-songwriter.

TNCD7585Buffy Saint-Marie: Running For The Drum. First new album for 13 years and as good as ever.


TNDVD600 Buffy Saint-Marie: The Documentary - A Multi-Media Life. Her remarkable story, including interviews with family, friends and musical collaborators including Joni Mitchell, Robbie Robertson, Taj Mahal and more.

VERVE 10CD BOX £69.50

5344963 Ella Fitzgerald: The Voice Of Jazz. Lovingly-assembled career-spanning overview with some previously unreleased live recordings and a beautiful hard-bound book.

WARNERS 3CD & DVD £59.95

8122796035 Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young: CSNY 1974. Deluxe boxed set featuring 40 tracks from a 31 venue stadium tour of the USA featuring electric and acoustic performances of many of their best-loved tracks. Includes a 188 page booklet.


0349789992 Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young: CSNY 1974. A 16 track selection of some of the acoustic and electric highlights of the shows.


More great Japanese re-issues..

8122796654 Helen Merrill: American Country Songs

8122796015 Jaco Pastorious Big Band: Twins I - Live In Tokyo 1982

8122796017 Jaco Pastorious Big Band: Twins II - Live In Tokyo 1982

8122796890 Rufus Harley: A Tribute To Courage

8122795995 Hank Crawford: Mr Blues Plays Lady Soul

WELK CD £12.95

5707824828 Levon Helm: The Midnight Ramble Sessions Volume 3. More memorable performances from his legendary concert series, this time featuring guests Jimmy Vivino, Donald Fagen and Chris Robinson. Thirteen great tracks including versions of The Same Thing, Stagger Lee, A Certain Girl, Simple Twist Of Fate, Shake Your Money Maker, Take Me To The River and more.

WRASSE 2CD £9.15

WRASS321 Blues Traveler: The Definitive Collection. 30 track compilation of recordings of blues rock outfit best known for improvisational live shows in the 1980s and 1990s.


Popular label available again, with a new UK distributor and (often) now at a lower price! Here are just a few of many titles - for more, enter Blues Boulevard into the search facility at


250186 Albert Collins: Cold Tremors. Captured live at the Fillmore West in 1969 and in Toronto in 1973.


250171 Jimmy Hall: Build Your Own Fire. Superb singer alongside Eddie Hinton and legendary Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section.

250185 Pinetop Perkins With Chicago Beau & The Blue Ice Band: Hot Blues From A Cold Place. Legendary Chicago blues pianist caught live in the studio in 1991.

250208 Carla Olson: Dark Horses. Compilation of some her best sides from various albums, with guests that include Mick Taylor, Ry Cooder, Barry Goldberg, Percy Sledge and more.

250210 Double Trouble: Been A Long Time. Blues-rock outing from one-time Stevie Ray Vaughan rhythm section with guests that include Jimmie Vaughan, Dr John, Susan Tedeschi, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and more.

250211 Don Nix & Friends: Going Down. Southern-fried boogie from legendary song-writer, musician and producer featuring John Mayall, Tony Joe White, Dan Penn, Bobby Whitlock and more.



CMDDD1271 Chicken Shack Featuring Stan Webb: Poor Boy - The Deram Years 1972-74

CMDDD1277 Long John Baldry: Let The Heartaches Begin.

SMEDD014 Peter Green: Man Of The World - The Anthology 1968-1988.


CMRCD1116 Peter Green: In The Skies. 1979 comeback album

CMRCD951 Shirley Collins & Albion Country Band: No Roses.

SMRCD301 Christine McVie: In The Meantime. 2004 solo album


SIG2024 Chris Smither: Time Stands Still. His 11th studio album featuring eight originals plus covers of songs from Bob Dylan, Mark Knopfler and Frank Hutchison. Re-promoted now in anticipation of a new album, due out at the end of July, that will mark fifty years of song-writing and performing!


More mid-price re-issues of great recordings from leading contemporary jazz and blues label

TEL3283502 Al Di Meola: Pursuit Of Radical Rhapsody. 2011 album featuring legendary jazz guitarist, playing acoustic and electric across 15 tracks in the company of Peter Erskine, Charlie Haden and Gonzalo Rubalcaba amongst others.

CD83599 McCoy Tyner: Illuminations. 2004 Grammy-Award winning album from iconic jazz pianist in front of an all-star band.

XL CD £11.50

XLCD561 Bobby Womack: The Bravest Man In The Universe. The critically-acclaimed 2012 studio album from legendary soul man. His first for thirteen years and, sadly, his final one prior to his recent passing.



For a limited period only, great albums at a bargain price

7559795999 Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell: Old Yellow Moon.

9362496359 Eric Clapton: Clapton.

9362494857 Gary Clark Jr: Black And Blu.

2564674078 Hugh Laurie: Let Them Talk.

9362444182 J.J. Cale & Eric Clapton: The Road To Escondido. The US version.

8122798110 Jeff Beck: Emotion & Commotion.

8122797845 Jeff Beck: Rock ‘N Roll Party - Honouring Les Paul.

9362494345 Neil Young: Live At The Cellar Door

CHESS CD £7.75

3774016 Wilko Johnson & Roger Daltrey: Goin’ Back Home. Superb new album at temporary budget price!


BS106 Graham Parker: Your Country

BS123 Graham Parker: Songs Of No Consequence

BS140 Graham Parker: Don’t Tell Columbus

BS172 Graham Parker: Imaginary Television