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the VERY best
vintage jazz & blues
remastered to CDs

Featuring new original research, discographies and articles by MIchael Hortig, Paul Swinton, Bruce Bastin, Gayle Dean Wardlow, Alex Van Der Tuuk, John Collinson, K.B. Rau,  Helge Thuygesen, Marshall Wyatt and many others. Reprints of many 'lost' interviews and articles from the artists themselves. 'Blues & Jazz Advertised' from the era of the 78 record plus  stunning original artwork by Nick Cowper, Chris Powell, Wally Fawkes and Robert Crumb.

176 packed full colour A4 pages of text with over 200 photographs and illustrations, many previously unpublished.

Individual artists 'covered' range from Fate Marable to Winston HolmesGeorge Lewis to Peetie Wheatstraw, Roberta Dudley to Thunder Smith, June Cark to Willie Brown and Freddie Keppard to Cow Cow Davenport.
They're all here, and many more, in the long awaited number three edition of this exciting publication

Each copy comes with a complimentary 26 track CD that includes many classic recordings as well as previously unissued rarities, test pressings, vanity & field recordings plus alternative takes by some of the greatest (and obscure) Blues & Jazz artists of the 1920s and 1930s. Remastered to perfection by several of the world's leading sound restorers

 

 

 

 

 

Update:  7th. October:   It's now released & you can order a copy and my thanks to the numerous people out there that supported us by ordered ahead of the release date. 

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Written by Frog Records — November 08, 2012

Welcome ...

to Frog Records' on-line shop
where you can browse & buy from our catalogue of the finest quality vintage Jazz and Blues music CDs, lovingly restored & re-mastered from the best condition 78 rpm records &
studio masters.

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Enjoy - Your Frog team

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