Buddy's Blues The Best Of The Jsp Sessions

Buddy Guy - Buddy's Blues 1979-82: The Best of the JSP Sessions (1998)

Buddy Guy - Buddy's Blues 1979-82: The Best of the JSP Sessions (1998)
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 394 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 164 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Chicago Blues, Modern Electric Blues | Label: JSP | # JSPCD 801 | Time: 01:01:27

Buddy Guy today remains one of the true international superstars of the Blues. One of his musically most glorious periods was the three classic albums he cut for JSP Records ("D.J. Play My Blues" "Breaking Out" and "Live at the Checkerboard Lounge") and the guesting on brother Phil Guy's wonderful debut album "Red Hot Blues". This compilation features some of the best cuts from that period and those albums. Buddy plays some hot guitar here and is stylistically moving forward from his sixties stuff to the ultra commercial things of today. Buddy always knew that the world would catch up eventually and he would become a superstar - the music here will tell you why.

The Moody Blues - The Best Of The Moody Blues (1996) [Repost]  Music

Posted by Designol at July 30, 2017
The Moody Blues - The Best Of The Moody Blues (1996) [Repost]

The Moody Blues - The Best Of The Moody Blues (1996)
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 501 Mb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 210 Mb | Scans included
Rock, Art Rock, Prog-Rock, Psychedelic Rock | Label: Deram | # 535 800 - 2 | 01:18:08

This single-CD compilation doesn't do too much more than scratch the surface of the band's sound at its most popular points, but it does do one thing that no prior Moody Blues compilation ever did – it includes "Go Now," which, as the notes point out, is still the group's top-charting single in England. What it doesn't do is get "Go Now" in really good sound (no one seems to have a proper master source) or include their even better follow-up single, "From the Bottom of My Heart." Still, this body of work is pleasing and, thanks to its extension back to the original lineup, even a little bit informative, and it was the first Moody Blues compilation to be mastered in 20-bit audio. The dominant personality is Justin Hayward, who has provided the band with most of its hits, followed somewhat distantly by John Lodge, whose songs began to shine as the '70s dawned – a pair of Hayward/Lodge songs and one solo Hayward release fill out the 17 tracks, which showcase the soulful, the mystical, and the psychedelic aspects of their music in equal parts. It's a good intro to their history, and anyone who wants more can jump to the Time Traveller box.
Elmore James - Shake Your Moneymaker: The Best of the Fire Sessions (2001) [Repost]

Elmore James - Shake Your Moneymaker: The Best of the Fire Sessions (2001)
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 282 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 124 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Electric Blues, Slide Guitar Blues, Delta Blues | Label: Buddha/Arista | # 74465-99781-2 | Time: 00:46:02

An intensely powerful singer and guitarist, Elmore James did not start his recording career until he was 33, and he only lived to be 45, but he made a very strong impact during his dozen years on records. Some of his finest work was cut for the Fire label during 1959-1961, roughly half of which is included on this single CD. Other than a final outburst of selections during February 1963, these were James' last studio sessions, and he is heard at the peak of his powers throughout. Among the best-known performances are the hit "Shake Your Moneymaker," "The Sky Is Crying," and a remake of his famous "Dust My Broom," but all 16 selections are full of passion and fire. This is an essential acquisition for blues collectors, at least until a more complete James on Fire reissue comes out.

The Moody Blues - The Best Of The Moody Blues (1996)  Music

Posted by jclane at Jan. 14, 2013
The Moody Blues - The Best Of The Moody Blues (1996)

The Moody Blues - The Best Of The Moody Blues (1996)
EAC Rip | FLAC Tracks + Cue + Log | 476 MB | Complete Scans, 600 dpi JPEG | 31 MB
MP3 CBR @320 kbps (LAME 3.99) | Joint Stereo | 180 MB
DERAM / Decca Records Co. Ltd | 535-800-2 | Progressive Rock, Art Rock

This single-CD compilation doesn't do too much more than scratch the surface of the band's sound at its most popular points, but it does do one thing that no prior Moody Blues compilation ever did – it includes "Go Now," which, as the notes point out, is still the group's top-charting single in England. What it doesn't do is get "Go Now" in really good sound (no one seems to have a proper master source) or include their even better follow-up single, "From the Bottom of My Heart."

Ella Fitzgerald - The Best Of The Song Books (1993)  Music

Posted by Designol at Nov. 12, 2017
Ella Fitzgerald - The Best Of The Song Books (1993)

Ella Fitzgerald - The Best Of The Song Books (1993)
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 321 Mb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 143 Mb | Scans ~ 58 Mb | 01:02:43
Vocal Jazz, Standarts, Swing, Vocal Pop | Label: Verve/Polygram | # 519 804-2

Simply a grand and eloquent performance put together by Verve records highlighting the best years of Ella Fitzgerald – that sassy, charming legendary singer in jazz. The Best of the Songbooks features a captivating lineup of some of jazz's greatest composers and arrangers. It is here that Fitzgerald records and sings songs of Cole Porter, Richard Rogers and Lorenz Hart, Duke Ellington, Irving Berlin, George & Ira Gershwin, Harold Arlen, Jerome Kern, and Johnny Mercer.

Ella Fitzgerald - The Best Of The Song Books: The Ballads (1994)  Music

Posted by Designol at Nov. 11, 2017
Ella Fitzgerald - The Best Of The Song Books: The Ballads (1994)

Ella Fitzgerald - The Best Of The Song Books: The Ballads (1994)
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 326 Mb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 147 Mb | Scans ~ 89 Mb
Vocal Jazz, Standarts, Vocal Pop | Label: Verve/Polygram | # 521 867-2 | 01:04:27

Though her career stretched from the '30s to the '80s and she's widely considered possibly the greatest female jazz singer or all time, Ella Fitzgerald will probably forever be best known for a mid-'50s collection of albums collectively called the Songbooks, where she devoted entire albums to the works of such composers as Harold Arlen, Cole Porter, and Duke Ellington. THE BEST OF THE SONGBOOKS: THE BALLADS is one of the many compilations based on these recordings, and one of the best. From its beautiful, informative packaging to its gorgeously remastered sound, this 16-track, 64-minute collection treats the material with the respect it deserves. The material, of course, is first-rate, wall-to-wall standards from Johnny Mercer's wistful "Laura" to Ellington's sly "Do Nothin' Til You Hear From Me." Fitzgerald's performances are equally outstanding, as are the mostly big-band arrangements. This is as good as jazz ballad collections get.
Blue Oyster Cult - The Complete Columbia Albums Collection (2012) (16 CDs Box Set)

Blue Oyster Cult - The Complete Columbia Albums Collection (2012) (16 CDs Box Set)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Image+.cue, log) | 16 CDs, 17:06:29 min | 6,83 Gb | Scans -> 234 mb
Genre: Rock, Hard Rock / Label: Sony Music

Blue Oyster Cult - The Columbia Albums Collection brings together the group's 14 official Columbia Records albums–including newly-mastered editions of On Your Feet or on Your Knees, Fire of Unknown Origin, The Revolution by Night, Mirrors, Cultosaurus Erectus, Extraterrestrial Live, Club Ninja and Imaginos–alongside two newly-curated bonus discs: Rarities and Radios Appear: The Best of the Broadcasts (a special collection of classic live performances).

Blues Magoos - Electric Comic Book (1967) [Reissue 2004]  Music

Posted by Andi_Deris at Sept. 23, 2014
Blues Magoos - Electric Comic Book (1967) [Reissue 2004]

Blues Magoos - Electric Comic Book (1967) [Reissue 2004]
EAC Rip | FLAC: Tracks+Cue+Log | 336 Mb | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 137 Mb | Scans | Time: 57:15
Repertoire Records | REPUK 1050
Psychedelic Rock, Garage Rock

Madcap music and special effects helped these all-American hippies create a crazy blend of Pop Art and cartoon-ish musical lunacy that brightened up the late sixties. Featuring Mike Esposito on guitar, this was The Magoos' second album, released in March 1967. Informative sleeve notes and band interviews by Mike Stax, plus 11 bonus tracks - including single versions and rarities - complete this 'must-have' 60's limited digipak reissue. Repertoire.

Fodor's The Carolinas & Georgia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at Nov. 14, 2017
Fodor's The Carolinas & Georgia

Fodor's Travel Guides , "Fodor's The Carolinas & Georgia"
English | ASIN: B06W2P65K7, ISBN: 0147546966 | 2017 | AZW3 | 624 pages | 11,4 MB

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Cruise Guide to Europe and the Mediterranean  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 31, 2017
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Cruise Guide to Europe and the Mediterranean

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Cruise Guide to Europe and the Mediterranean by DK Travel
English | May 1st, 2015 | ISBN: 1409370224, 1465426655, 9781409370222 | 378 Pages | True PDF | 78.55 MB

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Czech and Slovak Republics is the ultimate companion to the magnificent Czech and Slovak Republics. Whether you wish to explore the enchanting metropolis of Prague and its magnificent Gothic, Medieval, and Baroque architecture, take a scenic walk or drive through stunning landscapes and spectacular mountain scenery, or discover the best of the local beer halls, this comprehensive guide is packed with the insider tips you need to make the most of their Czech and Slovak Republic visit.