Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy - The Original 1940s Hits Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy - The Original 1940s Hits : R.A.F. DANCE ORCHESTRA / THE SQUADRONAIRES : 2CD
This year sees the 70th anniversary of the start of The Blitz and The Battle Of Britain. 50 ORIGINAL swingin' hits and favourites from the era on a superb double CD. Boy did they swing! Recording both as The Squadronaires and The Royal Airforce Dance Orchestra they provided a much-needed morale boost during arguably Britain's darkest hour. They were immensely popular and talented musicians. Original 40s recordings remastered & sounding better than ever.
Part Code:  REXX339
Artist:  R.A.F. DANCE ORCHESTRA / THE SQUADRONAIRES
Label:  REX
Format:  2CD


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Boston - Re-mastered vintage concert recordings of Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac Boston - Re-mastered vintage concert recordings of Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac : FLEETWOOD MAC : 3CD
This new 3 CD set brings together all of the re-mastered Boston Tea Party recordings and presents a complete document of these historic shows. Packaged in a round box with 24 page booklet and 5 collectable beer mats, the set also contains new sleeve notes and reworked artwork.
Part Code:  SMABX1005
Artist:  FLEETWOOD MAC
Label:  MADFISH
Format:  3CD


Boston - Re-mastered vintage concert recordings of Peter Green


Classic Gold Classic Gold : VARIOUS ARTISTS : CD
Fabuloso hits package
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Part Code:  CRIMIDCD50
Artist:  VARIOUS ARTISTS
Label:  CRIMSON
Format:  CD


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Comic Legends Comic Legends : VARIOUS ARTISTS : 4DVD
Before there was Dick Cavett the talk show host, there was Cavett the comedian. his early career as a writer for Jack Paar & Johnny Carson led him into the world of stand-up comedy, where his contemporaries were the likes of Woody Allen and Bill Cosby. Cavett would later welcome both to The Dick Cavett Show. But Cavett's comedian guests were by no means limited to his contemporaries. He developed warm personal relationships with people like Groucho Marx, Bob Hope and Jack Benny. These great raconteurs and storytellers had some of their finest moments in Cavett's studio, where they found a unique forum that didn't necessarily require them to be funny. But of course they simply couldn't be anything else.

Duration: 14 hours approx.

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Part Code:  STUD65004
Artist:  VARIOUS ARTISTS
Label:  STUDIO65
Format:  4DVD




Confessin' Confessin' : NAT GONELLA : CD
It was when he joined the Billy Cotton Band in 1930 that Nat, aged 22, made it to the ëbig-time'. He progressed to working with Roy Fox then Lew Stone, and finally took the plunge in 1935 with his own jazz group, The Georgians. Until the outbreak of war, they were very popular and recorded for Parlophone. The New Georgians, with a different personnel, recorded intermittently for Columbia between 1940 and 1942. The three tracks (where Nat reverts to the pre-war name of The Georgians) and which open this collection were made for Decca in 1945. Recordings were very thin on the ground over the next few years, and by the early 50s Nat was appearing as a solo turn in variety theatres and nightclubs. Happily, Nat re-emerged on the jazz scene toward the end of the decade, and began recording again. The first group of recordings by The Georgia Jazz Band include trombonist Roy Crimmins, clarinetist Archie Semple and pianist Fred Hunt amongst the personnel. The Strong Arm Men recordings and the final group by The Georgia Jazz Band feature the two Lennies: Felix on piano and Hasting on drums. When It's Sleepy Time Down South showcases Nat in duet with Lennie Felix. Although Nat hung up his trumpet for good in the 1970s, he carried on singing in his own inimitable style. He guested with several distinguished jazz musicians and combos in Holland and all over the United Kingdom until shortly before his death at the grand old age of ninety in 1998.
Part Code:  REXX130
Artist:  NAT GONELLA
Label:  REX
Format:  CD


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Country Junction Country Junction : VARIOUS ARTISTS : 2CD
Fifty slices of Country & Western magic from some of the biggest names in Country from the 1950s singing hits and favourites. Many of the artists featured went on to sell millions of records, over careers spanning several decades - this is where it all began. Pure old fashioned Country & Western!
Part Code:  REXX335
Artist:  VARIOUS ARTISTS
Label:  REX
Format:  2CD


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Country Roads Country Roads : VARIOUS ARTISTS : CD
a fabulous Country music feast
Part Code:  CRIMIDCD14
Artist:  VARIOUS ARTISTS
Label:  CRIMSON
Format:  CD


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Country Woman Country Woman : VARIOUS ARTISTS : CD
A country music feast
Part Code:  CRIMCD168
Artist:  VARIOUS ARTISTS
Label:  CRIMSON
Format:  CD


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Cyril Stapleton & His Orchestra Cyril Stapleton & His Orchestra : CYRIL STAPLETON : CD
With vocalist including - Matt Monro, Jean Campbell and Bob Dale. Conductor, arranger and radio personality - leading the BBC Show Band in the 50s. 25 tracks - includes two rare Matt Monro recordings!
Part Code:  REXX114
Artist:  CYRIL STAPLETON
Label:  REX
Format:  CD


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Dancin' And Romancin' - 54 Original Doo Wop Ballad & Jump Classics Dancin' And Romancin' - 54 Original Doo Wop Ballad & Jump Classics : VARIOUS ARTISTS : 2CD
A crackingly good compilation from the Charly Record vaults of some of the best Doo-Wop you could possibly wish to hear

- only available online while stocks last-
Part Code:  SNAD543CD
Artist:  VARIOUS ARTISTS
Label:  CHARLY
Format:  2CD


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Dirty Rock Dirty Rock : VARIOUS ARTISTS : CD
as heavy a slice of ROCK as you could want it

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Part Code:  DC644092
Artist:  VARIOUS ARTISTS
Label:  DISKY
Format:  CD


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Drifting & Dreaming Drifting & Dreaming : KEN GRIFFIN : CD
America's most successful organist of the late 40s & early 50s. It's over 50 years since Ken Griffin passed away. Half a century on, his music continues to entertain. He was a successful musician in skating rinks across the United States and recorded in excess of 20 albums. While his career was brief and his life ended far too young, Ken has left behind a legacy of fine music and an organ sound that will forever be known as the 'Griffin Sound.' He recorded a slew of albums, mostly for Columbia, and had Top 40 pop hits including the 3 million selling Cuckoo Waltz featured here with a host of other favourites.
Part Code:  REXX334
Artist:  KEN GRIFFIN
Label:  REX
Format:  CD


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