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Blues Blues Christmas

We are excited to present our latest release: DOCD-32-20-21
Blues, Blues, Christmas Vol. 4: 1925 – 1962.

Blues, Blues, Christmas Vol. 4: 1925 – 1962Various Artists. Double CD with 40 tracks.16 page illustrated booklet with informative notes written by Jeff Harris. Includes detailed discography.

Genres: American: Blues, Jazz, Gospel, R&B, Doo-Wop, Calypso, Rockabilly, Old Timey, Western Swing.

You see before you the fourth double CD set of Blues, Blues Christmas, as we once gain dive deep into the well of Christmas music to gather some holiday gems from decades past. We've gotten progressively more ambitious in our selections, jumping between genres that include blues, gospel, jazz, rock, doo-wop and calypso recorded between the 1920's through the 1960's, many songs which have not been anthologized before. Armed with all four volumes the hours of music will be more than enough to fuel your next holiday bash.

Blues Blues Christmas Bundle

Blues, Blues, Christmas Vol. 3: 1927 – 1962
Volume 1

Blues, Blues, Christmas Vol. 3: 1927 – 1962
Volume 2

Blues, Blues, Christmas Vol. 3: 1927 – 1962
Volume 3

Blues Blues Christmas BundleIf you missed them in previous years why not treat yourself to our other festive volumes. The Christmas CDs are all "doubles" containing extensive notes by Jeff Harris with detailed discographies

You can buy them individually or in our budget Christmas Bundle (right)

 

2015 Blues Calendar

2015 Blues CalendarIncludes a 24 track FREE CD with the Legendary $37,000 Tommy Johnson Paramount 78!

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With never-before-seen-photos of Roosevelt Sykes, Willie Lofton & Son Bonds!

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Featuring 24 classic Pre-War Blues songs from such artists as:
Memphis Minnie, Charley Patton, Blind Lemon Jefferson, Tommy Johnson,
Roosevelt Sykes, Garfield Akers, Willie Lofton, Gus Cannon and more!!

 

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Deck the halls with boughs of holly and some stunning Blues Posters

Blind Blake

Blind Blake
18" x 24"

Charley Patton
Charley Patton
24" x 36"

Blind Lemon Jefferson

Blind Lemon Jefferson
18" x 24"

Beale Street Sheiks
Beale Street Sheiks

18" x 24"

Memphis Minnie

Memphis Minnie
24" x 18"

Dope Head Blues
Dope Head Blues

18" x 24"

Dead Drunk Blues

Dead Drunk Blues
18" x 24"

Down the Dirt Road Blues

Down the Dirt Road Blues
18" x 24"

Nightmare

Nightmare
18" x 24"

This Old World's in a Hell of a Fix

This Old World
18" x 24"

Blind Willie Johnson

Blind Willie Johnson
18" x 24"

Crying Sam Collins

Crying Sam Collins
18" x 24"

 

NEW RELEASES

 


New releases on the 8,000 series:

This ever popular series spotlights the many masters of the early Country Music genre known to many as Old Timey music.

The Georgia Yellow Hammers Volumes 3 & 4

Bill Chitwood and Bud Landress, with their friends Phil Reeve, Ernest Moody and Clyde Evans, and associates such as Andrew and Jim Baxter, the Harper brothers, Gus Boaz, Lawrence Neal and others, would represent and promote the musical culture of their region for most of a decade.

Thanks to them, Gordon County, Georgia, has come to be held in high regard by lovers of old-time Southern music.

Today we can see it as a prism, its facets reflecting the different forms of Southern music: old-time fiddling, quartet singing, stringband ensembles, rustic comedy, yodelling, blues.

Georgia Yellow Hammers Volume 3
Volume 3

Georgia Yellow Hammers Volume 4
Volume 4

 

New Release on the 5000 series

I'm Pretty Good At It - Country Blues Guitar (1928-1953)I'm Pretty Good At It - Country Blues Guitar (1928-1953)

Various Artists. Charley Hill, Roosevelt Antrim, Sonny Jones, Dan Pickett and Doug Quattlebaum

Informative booklet note by Bob Groom.

Detailed discography.

Genres: Accoustic, Country Blues, Guitar. Bottleneck-Slide Guitar. Ragtime Guitar

 

New Release on the 7,000 Series

Papa Charlie Done Sung That SongPapa Charlie Done Sung That Song: Now on Document Records:
Background: As an admirer and performer of Papa Charlie's music, Chapel Hill-based Cary Moskovitz has gathered together a group of wonderful musicians to help make a tribute CD, and he's lined up an excellent recording studio and engineer. As he has been working on putting this project together, he has found a couple of other admirers of Papa Charlie. Gary Atkinson, who runs Document Records is one of them and Moskovitz has worked out a deal with him to put out this recording on Document. They have agreed to make it a two-disc set-one disc with the tribute recordings and a second disc with the Papa Charlie originals, which Document will remaster to improve the sound quality.

Celebrating the Music of Papa Charlie Jackson

The 2-CD set, featuring Adam Tanner and Jen Maurer with guests Dom Flemons and Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton, includes new interpretations of 15 Papa Charlie songs (Disc 1) plus the remastered originals (Disc 2).

This is a milestone project for Document Records and for aficionados of traditional blues and related music of the early 20th century. For Document, it is exceptional in containing material by living musicians, a rarity for the label. For music lovers, it contains both the first-ever recorded tribute to Papa Charlie Jackson (Disc 1) and the first selected compilation of Papa Charlie’s music since vinyl (Disc 2). Charlie Jackson is a pivotal figure in American music history.

Historians credit Jackson with being the first famous male blues singer, the first famous self-accompanied blues artist, and the first blues musician to record primarily original material. Jackson cut his first sides in 1924 and by the late 20’s was one of Paramount Records’ biggest stars. His unusual virtuosity on 6-string banjo also put him in demanded as an accompanist for major early blues singers such as Ma Rainey and Lucille Bogan. On the banjo-driven tribute disc, Cary Moskovitz, Jen Maurer, and Adam Tanner are joined by guests Dom Flemons (formerly of the Carolina Chocolate Drops) and up-and-coming early blues master Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton—along with a host of others. The five singer-musicians are accompanied by an exceptionally wide variety of instrument combinations include tenor and 6-string banjos, fiddle, guitar, piano, bass, tuba, harmonica, clarinet, trumpet, bass clarinet, accordion, trombone, euphonium, tenor guitar, and kazoo.

In addition to the two discs, the 16-page booklet contains a musical biography of Jackson written by Jas Obrect, former editor of Guitar Player magazine and author of books such as Blues Guitar: The Men Who Made the Music and Rollin’ & Tumblin’: The Postwar Blues Guitarists.



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Let's Whoop it up on Black Friday

All these titles at £2.49 plus tax and shipping until 05 December

The Complete Jazz Perspective Series
Vintage recordings from some of the historic masters of Jazz including Bunk Johnson, Clifford Hayes, Teddy Bunn, Johnny Dunn, Porter Grainger and many more...
All at £2.49

The Jazz Perspective Series The Jazz Perspective Series The Jazz Perspective Series

The Complete Document 1000 Series
Some of the greatest names in Vintage Jazz, Boogie-woogie and Blues, including, Pete Johnson, Jimmy Yancey, Albert Ammons, Alberta Hunter, Kid Ory, Leadbelly and many more...
All at £2.49

The Jazz Perspective Series

The Jazz Perspective Series The Jazz Perspective Series


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DOCUMENT RECORDS CATALOGUE
The Document Records Catalogue



For less than the price of most CDs on the market Document presents The Catalogue.

One hundred and fifty pages, many printed in full colour.
Over eight hundred and eighty titles.
Over twenty thousand tracks.
Over two thousand three hundred main artists indexed alphabetically.

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