15-02-2013

Gettin' Jazzy with it

No less than three Jazz classics this week! But besides records of Thelonious, Ella and the Duke, we've got more yummy for your record collection...

THELONIOUS MONK - STRAIGHT NO CHASER

Thelonious Monk Straight No Chaser Music On Vinyl LPProduced by Teo Macero, who was also responsible for legendary albums such as Miles Davis' Kind Of Blue and Dave Brubeck's Time Out!, Monk's Straight, No Chaser is a classic in its own right. Years after the release of Straight, No Chaser, more and more people became aware of the seminal role Monk played in the development in jazz as both pianist and composer, creating a standard of excellence that many musicians after him aspire to.

• 180 gram audiophile vinyl

 

DUKE ELLINGTON - ANATOMY OF A MURDER (ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK)

Duke Ellington Anatomy Of A Murder Music On Vinyl LPReleased in 1959, the film Anatomy Of A Murder was banned in several cities because of indecent language and its sexual and violent subject matter. But its soundtrack stood out from the start as one of the best Jazz compositions around. Evocative, alluring, eloquent, 'it beckons like the scent of a femme fatale'...

• 180 gram audiophile vinyl

 

 

ELLA FITZGERALD - LULLABIES OF BIRDLAND

Ella Fitzgerald Lullabies of Birdland Music On Vinyl LPLullabies Of Birdland consists of recordings from 1945 to 1955 of the world's most legendary Jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald. It offers a wonderful set of Swing-era standards, impossible to listen to without imagining yourself sipping cognac in a smoky Jazzclub on Broadway!

• 180 gram audiophile vinyl

 

 


STEVE VAI - PASSION & WARFARE

Steve Vai Passion and Warfare Music On Vinyl LPPassion And Warfare is Vai's second solo album and was released in 1990. It is acclaimed as his best album, finding him coming into his own as a composer. Passion And Warfare is possibly one of the richest and best hard rock guitar-virtuoso albums ever.

• 180 gram audiophile vinyl

• Insert

 

 

THE RESIDENTS - THIRD REICH N ROLL

Residents Third Reich N Roll Music On Vinyl LPThe Residents' The Third Reich 'n Roll revolves around the concept of Pop music being fascist by selling fake rebellion to teens, keeping them docile and controllable. The album dissects and ridicules famous Pop songs on both of its sidelong medleys. In all, it is said that no less than 29 Pop songs are maimed and mangled into a mind shifting sonical experience that invites the listener to detect every Pop culture reference that's in it.

• 180 gram audiophile vinyl

• 500 numbered & limited on red vinyl

• Gatefold sleeve

• Exclusive MOV artwork

• Printed innersleeve

 

J.J. CALE - GRASSHOPPER

JJ Cale Grasshopper Music On Vinyl LPThe seventh album of revered J.J. Cale, Grasshopper (1982) continues where he left off with his previous album Shades: tight, stripped-down country rock but with an increased energy level. Music On Vinyl's release of Grasshopper is the first since 1982, finally available on heavy duty vinyl!

• 180 gram audiophile vinyl

• Insert

15-02-2013