The Museum of Art, Music & Word (est. 2017)
Head Curator: Roberto Arredondo
COUNT BASIE & HIS ORCHESTRA - ON TOUR, 1977 original Blue Heaven LP, $25 + S / H
1977 original Blue Heaven Records LP pressing #BH1-109, Series 1 Vol. 9, Performances Never Before Available, textured cover VG(+), NO seam or spine splits (top seam clear taped all the way across, bottom seam taped about 1 inch at center,), NO cut-out markings, NO ring-wear, general shelf wear, vinyl M-, NO scratches, plays excellent. Seems like a "live", per usual swinging set by The Count & Co.
BLUE MITCHELL ~ COLLISION IN BLACK, 1969 original Blue Note 100% Sealed LP, $400 + S / H
1969 original Blue Note Records LP pressing #BTS 84300, 100% Still Sealed copy!, MINT / MINT, unplayed, NO cut-out markings, NO seam splits. Bought from an estate belonging to a record exec. Blue Mitchell played with John Mayall's Bluesbreakers from 1971 to 1973.
Various ~ In Performance at the PLAYBOY JAZZ FESTIVAL, 1984 original Elektra Musician / Asylum 2LP, $40 + S / H
1984 original Columbia House Record club version Elektra Musician / Asylum Records 2LP pressing #E1-60298, Gatefold cover VG++, NO seam or spine splits, NO cut-out markings, NO ring-wear, some shelf wear, vinyl M-, NO scratches, play excellent. Recorded live at The Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, CA, June 1982. Great relaxing music! Kick back! Put some more burgers on the grill (or catfish!) Wet the whistle.
Various ~ Highlights of The Montreux Jazz Festival 1975, original UK / USA pressing Pablo 2LP, $40 + S / H
1975 original made in the UK & USA (the cover says UK, the record labels say USA) Pablo Records 2LP pressing #2627-707, glossy Gatefold cover VG+(+), NO seam or spine splits, NO cut-out markings, NO ring-wear, there is a bending / creasing on top spine area (on the "AB" letters in PABLO) otherwise it would be M-, all 4 sides are M-, NO scratches & play excellent. A great selection of all kinds of Jazz recorded live July 16th, 17th & 19th, 1975 at The Montreux International Jazz Festival, Switzerland. The music here is exclusive to these 2 LPs!
MILES DAVIS QUINTET - MILES SMILES, 1967 original Columbia LP, $300 + S / H
1967 original "360 Sound" stereo Columbia Records LP pressing #CS 9401, cover M-, NO seam or spine splits, NO cut-out markings, NO ring-wear, vinyl M-, NO scratches, plays excellent. This is the 2nd Miles Davis Quintet w Wayne Shorter-saxophone, Herbie Hancock-piano & Tony Williams on drums (as opposed to the 1st Quintet which had John Coltrane on saxphone, Red Garland on piano & Joe Jones on drums).
THE PRESERVATION HALL JAZZ BAND - NEW ORLEANS VOL. 1, 1977 original signed CBS Masterworks LP, N / A
1977 original Columbia Masterworks Records LP pressing, cover VG (creased on ALL 4 corners because the fellow I bought it from did a VERY poor job of packaging it! ONLY wrapping it in brown paper, NO cardboard, ensuring that it would get "man-handled" by the US Postal Service, and it did! Some pretty "sick minds" are running around on this planet!), NO seam or spine splits, NO ring-wear, NO cut-out markings, does have 2 autographs from the guys in the band! Vinyl M-, NO scratches, plays excellent. I have enjoyed it for over 20 years, but I'm thinning out the herd.
Various Artists ~ THAT'S THE WAY I FEEL NOW. 1984 original Japan press 2LP + 2 inserts, $300 + S / H
1984 original made in Japan A&M Records 2LP pressing #AMP-8013/14, sturdy Gatefold cover M-, with OBI Japanese strip M-, NO seam or spine splits, NO cut-out markings, NO ring-wear, includes the 4 page printed lyrics insert in Japanese & English M- (a bit of aging / yellowing only), + a 2-sided selected MONK discography M-, vinyl M-, NO scratches, play excellent. Assorted Rock & Pop artists play Monk's songs!
HERBIE MANN ~ THE BEAT GOES ON, 1967 original stereo Atlantic LP, $75 + S/ H
1967 original Atlantic Records LP pressing #SD 1483, glossy cover M-, NO seam or spine splits, NO cut-out markings, NO ring-wear, general aging, vinyl M-, NO scratches,plays excellent.