Jazz is one of the most influential, timeless and enduring genres in music. The structuring and songwriting styles from jazz has been used in other genres such as rock, metal, hip hop and funk throughout the years. It can range from subtle and relaxing, to eclectic free jazz freakouts and has something for every music fan. We scour collections to find both iconic releases and rare obscurities to give our customers a wide range to choose from.
The three highlights we have picked out below are just the tip of the iceberg from our selection, which can be viewed in full over at eil.com
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MILES DAVIS Chronicle – The Complete Prestige Recordings 1951-1956 (Limited Edition 1985 Japanese Mono 94-track TWELVE LP box set, complete with Japanese & English booklets, a fold-out insert listing all the musicians who participated,a large poster & obi-strip, all housed in a hefty 12″ x 12″ x 3″ slide out picture box. The packaging & the vinyl discs remain in Excellent condition with just minor signs of wear & play. A fantastic collector’s set VIJ-5090~5101).
TUBBY HAYES The Fontana Albums 1961-1969 (2020 UK/EU deluxe limited edition numbered 11-LP set housed inside a double-walled linen cloth bound edged box, 180-gram Optimal Pressings remastered from the original tape masters, reproducing the original artwork [*except LP2 is hybrid of two original artworks]. Extensive 11.5′ x 11.5′ booklet liner notes with exclusive photos & scans. A beautifully produced set, highly recommended!).
ORNETTE COLEMAN The Atlantic Years (2018 UK Limited Edition TEN-DISC VINYL BOXSET comprising ten original studio albums by the free-jazz pioneer: The Shape Of Jazz To Come, Change of the Century, This Is Our Music, Free Jazz, Ornette?, Ornette on Tenor, The Art of the Improvisers, Twins, To Whom Who Keeps a Record and the Ornette Coleman Legacy. All ten of these LPs are remastered and pressed on 180gram audiophile Vinyl and sit inside individual deluxe vintage style sleeves replicating the original artwork. Complete with a 12″ x 12″ booklet with exclusive photographs and liner notes by jazz writer Ben Ratliff. The ten discs are brand new & UNPLAYED housed inside the 12.5″ x 12.5″ x 1.5″ heavy duty box which, although the shrinkwrap has peeled a little, still remains sealed).
Be sure to check out the rest of our jazz rarities on eil.com, and if you have any items to sell, please call us on 01474 815099
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