Back Issues

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20 Dixie Hummingbirds, Woodrow Adams, Eddie ‘Cleanhead’ Vinson

35 Earl Forest, Piano Blues, T-Bone Walker, Michigan Blues

44 Don Robey & The Bronze Peacock, Phil Guy, B.B. King, Gospel & Delta News

48 Trumpet Records, Blind Lemon Jefferson, Fenton Robinson049 Frank Frost, Sam Carr, Cecil Gant, Memphis Blues Boy, Sultans, Son House

49 Frank Frost, Sam Carr, Cecil Gant, Memphis Blues Boy, Sultans, Son House

50 Dallas-Fort Worth Blues, Finney Mo, Frankie Lee Sims, Albert Collins

51 Buddy Guy, Motor City Blues, Lurrie Bell

52 Sonny Boy Williamson, Joe Liggins, Fats Domino, Byther Smith

53 Hadacol Bounce, Larry McCray, Sammy Myers

54 Mojo Buford, Sonny Rodgers, Country Blues, Gospel

56 Lowell Fulson on Texas Alexander, Bobby Radcliff, Louisiana Red

57 Champion Jack Dupree, Robert Johnson, Leadbelly

58 Slim Harpo, Jesse Thomas, James Carr

59 Jack McVea, Leadbelly, King Records

60 Byther Smith, Jack McVea, Leadbelly

61 Booba Barnes, Blind Willie McTell, Red Holloway

62 Eddie Clearwater, Memphis Jug Band, Buddy Guy

63 J.D. Nicholson, Bobby Rush, Dan Burley, Willie Nix

64 Earl King, Fenton Robinson, Calvin Johnson, Huitar Kelly

69 Pops Staples, Johnny ‘Big Moose’ Walker, Elmore James, Earl Hooker

70 Stax Blues, Bessie Smith, Sherman Robertson

72 Jockey Jack Gibson, Elmore James, Specialty Gospel, Albert King

74 William Clarke, Junior Wells, Charlie Sayles, Byther Smith, Jay Owens

75 Speckled Red, Little Brother Montgomery, Memphis Slim, Little Charlie & The Nightcats

76 Champion jack Dupree, Roosevelt Sykes, Dennis Walker, AFO Records

77 Robert Cray, Joe Louis Walker, Big Bill Broonzy, Chuck Edwards

81 Elder Roma Wilson, Cashbox, Atlantic Records, Doctor Ross

83 Frank Motley, Flying Crow Blues, Rockin’ Dopsie, Lefty Dizz

84 Frank Motley, Hosea Leavy, Paul Richard, Mance Lipscomb

86 Reverend Leon Pinson, Female R&B, Ram Records, Varetta Dillard

87 Harmonica Slim, Clarence Paul, Otis Rush, Sherman Robertson

89 Philip Walker, Percy Strother, Magic Slim, Gary B.B. Coleman

90 Specialty Records, Larry Davis, A Decade Of B&R, Big Jack Reynolds

91 Jimmy Reed, Frank Motley, DC Records, Cedell Davis

93 R.L. Burnside, Ben Wells & The Confiners, John Primer

94 Cal Valentine, Henry Qualls, Frankie Lymon, Duke Robillard

95 Homesick James, Charles Brown, Folk-Lyric Records, Sun Records

96 Amos Milburn, Betty And Dupree, Smoky Babe

97 The Land Of The Blues, Betty And Dupree, Diamond Teeth Mary, Big Walter Smith

99 Jimmy Liggins, Sam Cooke’s SAR label, Booker Orchestra

100 Little Sonny Willis, Bob Shad’s Labels, Pete Brown, Burnley & Gloucester Festivals

101 Johnny Otis, Jitterbug Webb, Jimmy Witherspoon

102 Lanor Records, Johnny Talbot, Keb Mo’, Wolfman Jack

103 Lovie Lee, Danceland Years, Chulahoma Blues, Specialty Gospel

104 Silas Steele, Roy Roberts, Tampa Red, Maurice John Vaughan

105 Bronze Story, Little Sam Davis, Roosevelt’s Blues, Brownie McGhee

106 Byron ‘Slick’ Gipson, Fred McDowell, Mercury Blues

107 B.B. King, Guitar Crusher, Nashboro Gospel, Maxwell Street Jimmy

108 Andre Williams, Reverend Gary Davis, Johnny Billington

109 Albert King, Andre Williams, Butler Twins, Jay Miller

110 Hadda Brooks, Rufus Thomas, Sun Blues Box, Booba Barnes

112 47th And Parkway Pt 1, Brother Willie Easton, Magic Slim

113 Bo Diddley, King Records, 47th And Parkway Pt 2

114 Otis Grand, Booba Barnes, Chicago Blues

116 Sara Martin, Blues Estafette, Tony Harris, Andrew ‘Junior Boy’ Jones

117 Junior Wells, Rabbit Johnson, Robert Johnson, Ben E. King

118 Ted Harvey, Mem Shannon, Blind Willie James, Mercury Blues

119 Luther Allison, Burnley Blues Fest, Blind Lemon Jefferson, Elven Parr

120 Jack Owens, Paul Oliver, Morry Williams, Elmore James

121 Blind Lemon Jefferson, Mike Henderson, LaVern Baker

122 B’Nois King, Shirley & Lee, Muddy Waters at Newport, 1960

123 Luther Allison, Blues Boy Hubbard, Reverend Gary Davis

124 Jimmy Johnson, Aristocrat Records, Johnny Copeland, Luther Allison

126 Sonny Boy Williamson, Blue Horizon Box, Blues Estafette, Jewell Gospel Singers

127 Junior Wells, Imco Records, Rhythm Willie, Bob Kirkpatrick

128 Andy Williamson, Frisco Records, Vintage Gospel Singers

129 Ping Records, Bob Shad’s Labels, Sista Monica, Robert Johnson

131 Guitar Shorty, Mel Alexander, Robert Lockwood, Paramount Records

133 Cookie McGhee, Little Walter, Dootsie Williams

136 Curley Bridges, Ralph Willis, Prestige Records

138 Stars Of The Apollo, Johnny Dyer, Hit & Majestic Records

142 Eric Bibb, R.L. Griffin, Smokey Wilson, Gospel Clefs

143 Tommy Ridgley, New York Doo Wop, Little Mack Simmons

144 J.J. Malone, Barbara Lynn, Katie Webster, Colne R&B

145 Jewels, Otis Jackson, Freddy Robinson, Ella Mae Morse

146 Joan Shaw, Fats Domino, Henry Townsend, Sugarcane Harris

147 John Jackson, Clarence Spadey, Christine Kittrell, Curtis Mayfield

148 Tiny Powell, H-Bomb Ferguson, Big Bill Morganfield, Screaming Jay Hawkins

149 Doctor Ross, Len & Phil Chess, Johnny Otis, John Lee Hooker

153 Joe Pullom, Ray Charles In New Orleansm Los Angeles R&B

155 Willie Kent, Erma Franklin, Blues On Maxwell Street, Budget Blues Albums

157 New Jersey R&B, Bird Rollins, Billy Lamont, Gene Phipps

159 Alberta Adams, Leroy Hurte’s Bronze Label, Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry

164 Harmonica Fats, Coral 65000 Series Pt 2, Kirk Fletcher, Lucius Parr

165 Tom Kennedy, Paramount Records, Charley Patton, Sunnyland Slim

166 Neal Pattman, Clarence Samuels, Hunter Hancock, Blues Estafette

167 Jimmy Rogers, Scatman Crothers, Motor City Hurricane

168 Bill Stewart, Michael Dotson, Ricky Allen, Elmore James

169 Opera Records Label, B.B. King, Monte Easter, Reverend Gary Davis

170 John Dee Holeman, Robert Lowery, B.B. King, Percy Mayfield, Ray Charles

172 Henry Stone, James Wheeler, Muddy Waters, Night Train

175 Jimmy Coe, Harold Ashby, Eddie Johnson, James Nixon

176 Dave Riley, Johnny Heartsman, Blues Estafette

177 Roy Gaines, Vernon Garrett, Washington Phillips

178 Lil Greenwood, Sugar Pie DeSanto, Michael Frank & Earwig Records

179 Marl Young, The Hy-Tone Label, Little Smokey Smothers

180 Hollywood Fats, B.B. King on Crown, Hy-Tone Records

181 Jack Surrell, Hy-Tone Records, Swans & Mastertones

182 Candyman McGuirt, REv. J.M. Webb, A Bronx Dream

183 Leadbelly, Ella Speed, Lefty Bates, Arthur Adams

184 Bumble Bee Slim, Mae West, Lefty Bates, Jody Williams

185 Paramount Treasures, Big Jack Johnson, Arizona Dranes, Noble Watts & June Bateman

186 Arthur Duncan, Linda Hopkins, Vintage R&B Magazines

187 Billy Boy Arnold, Charles Walker, King Solomon Hill

188 Blind Willie Johnson, Chicago Blues 1950s, Savoy Records

189 Bukka White Interview, Mel Brown, Story of ‘Delia’s Gone’

190 Rhumboogie, Robert Belfour, Elder Lightfoot Solomon Micheaux

191 Roscoe Robinson, Little Sonny Warner, Wallace Coleman

192 Cashmeres, Howlin’ Wolf, Johnnie Marshall

193 Thomas Shaw, Sotoplay Records, Eddie Chamblee

194 Furry Lewis, Sonny Boy Williams, James Davis

195 Cliff Butler, Rovers, Club 51

196 Jesse Belvin, Hank Marr, Blind Percy

197 Mance Lipscomb, Rev J.M. Gates, Muddy Waters

198 Blues and WW1, Henry Gray, Cecil Shaw, Monograms

199 Big Joe Williams, Jimmy Yancey, Preacher Stephens

200 Muddy Waters discography, Margie Anderson, Chico Vega, Chance

201 Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Meade Lux Lewis, R&B in the Fifties

202 Paul Gayten, Lil Dave Thompson, John Henry Barbee, Mondellos

203 Eugene Wright, Willie King, Sepia Tones

204 Leo Blevins, Dusty Brown, The Youngsters

205 Floyd Jones, Big George Brock, Johnny Shine

206 Terry Timmons, Papa John Creach, The Orlandos

207 Son House, Robert Banks, Eddie Cusic, Norfleet Brothers

208 Hal Singer, Orchid Records, Alice Moore, Five Blue Notes

209 Blues Journeys Part 1, Classie Ballou, Clarence Muse, Dusty Brooks

210 Blues Journeys Part 2, Jimmy ‘Duck’ Holmes, Earl King

211 Blues Journeys Part 3, Sonny Rhodes, Pee Wee Clayton

212 Tempo Tone label, Al Hibbler and the Blues, The Whispers

213 Los Angeles R&B, Miracle Valley, Lil’ Son Jackson

214 Carter Brothers, Five C’s, Baton Rouge Blues

215 Lawyer Houston, Chick Willis, Finis Tasby, Super Chikan

216 Dickie Thompson, Jaxyson Records, The Hepsters

217 Big Sis Andrews, The Spiritual Five, Eddie Taylor Jr, Andrew Brown

218 Artie ‘Blues Boy’ White, Little Addison, ‘Big T’ Williams and ‘Junebug’ Jefferson

219 Dave Bartholomew, Charlie McFadden, R&B In Jamaica

220 Sugar Chile Robinson, Albert Ammons, Dave Bartholomew, Sister Rosetta Tharpe

221 The Flamingos Pt 1, Eddie Bo, Dave Bartholomew Pt 3 

222 The Flamingos Pt 2, Johnny Copeland, Monroe Jones

223 Joe Lutcher, Paramount Records, Robert Lockwood

224 Christine Chatmon, Chainsaw Dupont, Louis Jordan

225 Jimmy Burns, The Continentals, Eunice Davis

226 Jessie Mae Hemphill, Ike Turner, Victory Five

227 Henry Brown, King Odom Quartet, Blues In The 1970s

228 Tiny Grimes Discography, Elmore James Jr, Stomp Gordon

229 Eddie Taylor, Walter Horton, Tiny Grimes Pt 2; James Armstrong

230 The Dominoes Part 1, Mickey Chapion, Blues In The 1970s Pt 2

232 Mel Alexander, Cardello de Milo, Highwater Records

233 Memphis Gold, Taildragger, Henry Glover

234 Music City Records, Dennis ‘Long Man’ Binder, Jimmy Dawkins

242 Don & Dewey, The 4 Bars, Bob Stroger, Charles Derrick

252 Big Joe Williams, Eddie Kirkland, Tomcat Courtney

253 Champion Jack Dupree, Eddie Kirkland Part 2, Skippy White & Bluestown Records

254 Johnny Shines, Robert Lockwood, Ernie Andrews, Irene Scruggs

255 Katie Webster, Lowell Fulson, Solomon Burke obit

256 Memphis Slim, Nelda Dupoy, Freddie King, Bishop Manning

257 Jerry McCain, Stovall Sisters, Robert Nighthawk

258 Robins & Coasters Pt 1, King Edward, Big Bill Broonzy

260 Robins & Coasters Pt 3, Eddie Boyd, Bob Corritore 

261 Sunnyland Slim, Mighty Joe Houston, Lane Hardin

262 Alligator Records, Sleepy John Estes, Yank Rachell & Hammie Nixon

266 The Red Caps, T-Bone Walker, Montana Taylor

267 Etta James, Roosevelt Sykes, Johnny Otis, Red Caps Part 2

268 Jap Curry & The Blazers, Homesick James, Red Caps Part 3

270 Esquerita Story, Jimmy Witherspoon

271 Bogard Brothers, Black Bob Hudson, Walter ‘Shakey’ Horton

272 Sam Charters Story, Albert King, Buddy Guy, Harrison Calloway

273 Sam Charters Pt 2, Larry McCray, Mercy Dee

275 Percy Mayfield, Bob Geddins Pt 2, West Coast Mysteries, John Lee Hooker Jr

276 Don Hill, Bob Geddins & Rhythm Records, Lightnin’ Slim

277 Leon & Otis René Story, Little Brother Montgomery, Don Hill Part 2

278 Eddie ‘Cleanhead’ Vinson, Excelsior Records, Robert Johnson

280 Sun Blues, Willie Buck, Lightnin’ Hopkins, MCM Chicago Blues

283 Professor Longhair, Rudy Toombs, Birmingham George

284 Dialtone Records, Gene ‘Birdlegg’ Pittman, Boogie Woogie Trio

285 Tampa Red & Big Maceo, Miltone Myseries, I.J. Gosey

286 Lynn Hope, Ma Rainey, Remembering Tarheel Slim

287 Sonet Records Story, Major Lee Burkes, Eddie Taylor

288 John Lee ‘Sonny Boy’ Williamson, Sonet Story Pt 2, Jarekus Singleton

289 Sonny Boy Williamson 2, Selwyn Birchwood, Willene Barton

290 J.B. Lenoir, Mr. Sipp, Lavelle White, Blind Boy Paxton

291 Jimmy McCracklin, Curtis Griffin, Clarence Pierce, Jimmy Rogers

292 Louis Jordan, Eddie Cotton Jr., The Consolers Of South Miami

293 Otis Ducker, Blues Boy Hubbard, J.B. Hutto, Johnny Hi-Fi, Dexter Allen

294 The Blues Revival Pt 1, Roy Brown Pt 1, Gospel Rarities, Kenny ‘Beedy Eyes’ Smith

295 The Blues Revival Pt 2, Roy Brown Pt 2, Chuck Berry Box Set

296 Texas Blues, Kaz Kazanoff, Tony Smith & His Aristocrats

297 The Cookies, R.L. Burnside, Alabama Blues

298 Sherwood Fleming, Wynonie Harris, Cookies Pt 2

299 Jimmy Reed, Little Brother Montgomery, Tiny Bradshaw

300 Blues Boys Kingdom, D.C. Records, Jay McShann

301 B.B. King Special, Magpie Piano Blues

302 Curtis Jones, Tampa Red, Johnny Rawls

303 Jay Miller, Ace Records 40th, Curtis Jones Pt 2

304 Bob Shad Story, Jay Miller Pt 2, Orange Jefferson

305 Mr. R&B Interviews Pt 1, King Edward, Origina Jazz Library

306 Mr R&B Interviews Part 2, Shifty Henry, Atlantic Blues Originals

307 Mr R&B Interviews Part 3, Staple Singers, Fontana Blues & Gospel

309 Boogie with Vido Mussi, Kent Records, Detroit Blues

310 Ray Charles’ R&B Years, Kent Records Pt 2, Milwaukee Blues Today Pt 1

311 Gospel Heritage, Henry Clement, Milwaukee Blues Today Pt 1

312 Imperial Legendary Masters, Trudy Lynn, Blinky Allen

313 Bobo Jenkins, Sax Kari, Genesis The Beginnings Of Rock

314 Lionel Hampton, Bobo Jenkins Pt 2, Chess Golden Decade

315 Boogie Woogie Red, The UK Sun King, Agram Records

316 Muddy Waters, Rabbit Johson, Chicago Sessions Pt 1

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Back Issues of Blues Revue at Cheap Prices!

We have discovered some back issues in the B&R stores, of the US blues magazine Blues Revue. These are for sale at just £3.00 including post and packaging (UK). Issues available include:

Number 33: Robert Cray, John Hammond
Number 39: Walter Trout, Kenny Wayne Shepherd

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Out of Print Issues of B&R

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