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B.B. King - The Vintage Years (2002) [4-CD Box Set]  Music

Posted by Andi_Deris at March 6, 2017
B.B. King - The Vintage Years (2002) [4-CD Box Set]

B.B. King - The Vintage Years (2002) [4-CD Box Set]
EAC Rip | FLAC: Image+Cue+Log | 1.3 Gb | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 725 Mb | Scans | TTime: 05:11:09
Ace Records | ABOXCD 8
Blues, Electric Blues

This set is paying tribute to the founding father of blues and rock guitar styles. All in all: a cornerstone of every serious blues collection!! CD1 'The Great B.B. King' (features his most popular songs); CD2 'Memphis Blues 'n' Boogie' (incl. the early Memphis recordings made by Sam Phillips); CD3 'Take a Swing With Me' (shows the full range of B.B.'s stylistic talents in the mid-late 1950s from blues and r&b to doo wop, gospel and jazz); CD4 'King Of The Blues' (sees B.B. establishing his unique, trendsetting blues style by the 1960s).

B.B. King - Live At The Apollo (1991)  Music

Posted by Designol at Sept. 16, 2016
B.B. King - Live At The Apollo (1991)

B.B. King - Live At The Apollo (1991)
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 318 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 141 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Modern Electric Blues, Soul-Blues | Label: GRP | # GRD-9637 | Time: 00:44:31

Live at the Apollo is a Blues album by B.B. King and the Phillip Morris "Super Band" recorded at the famous Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York. It was awarded the 1992 Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album.
B.B. King & Bobby Bland - Together For The First Time...Live (1974)

B.B. King & Bobby Bland - Together For The First Time…Live (1974)
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 404 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 196 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Modern Electric Blues, Soul-Blues, Texas Blues, R&B | Label: MCA | # MCAD-4160 | Time: 01:08:41

Onetime rivals for R&B supremacy, the two blues greats hit the road together in the Seventies, where they soon discovered how well their styles complemented one another while bantering with expert comic timing. "Nothing is planned tonight," King announces early in this hour-long set, and whether or not that was true there's a spontaneous but never sloppy spark. It's instructive and exciting to hear King's guitar supporting another vocalist, particularly a master such as Bland.

B.B. King - To Know You Is To Love You (1973) [Re-Up]  Music

Posted by Designol at Jan. 26, 2017
B.B. King - To Know You Is To Love You (1973) [Re-Up]

B.B. King - To Know You Is To Love You (1973)
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 220 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 116 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Blues, Soul Blues, R&B | Label: MCA | # 110 414-2 (MCD10414 / MCAD10414) | 00:40:23

The combination of King and the well-oiled Philly rhythm section that powered hits by the O'Jays, Spinners, and Stylistics proved a surprisingly adroit one. Two huge hits came from this album, the Stevie Wonder/Syreeta Wright-penend title track and "I Like to Live the Love," both of them intriguing updates of King's tried-and-true style.

B.B. King - The Best Of B.B. King (1973)  Music

Posted by Designol at Sept. 4, 2016
B.B. King - The Best Of B.B. King (1973)

B.B. King - The Best Of B.B. King (1973)
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 268 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 128 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Modern Electric Blues, Soul-Blues, R&B | Label: MCA | # DMSL 1612 | Time: 00:40:32

True, this 1973 vintage best-of album covers a ridiculously slim wedge of time in the blues king's long career. Yet this period was quite significant, for it marks the crest of B.B. King's initial entry into the pop music mass market – and this album surfs succinctly, if not comprehensively, over the high points of his turn-of-the-decade winning streak. There's a potent slice of King's triumphant Live at Cook County – one of his sassiest "How Blue Can You Get?" on records – the huge hit "The Thrill Is Gone" extracts from his surprisingly pleasing early excursions into pop/rock territory on In London and Indianola Mississippi Seeds, and plenty of flavorful electric blues ("Sweet Sixteen," "Why I Sing the Blues") at full length. There are some quirks – "Caldonia" is shortened because one of the unnamed participants on the session demanded the cut, and the "compatible stereo/quad" sound on the LP has some details drastically mixed down when it's played back in ordinary stereo.
B.B.King - Live In Cook County Jail & Live At The Regal (1995)

B.B.King - Live In Cook County Jail & Live At The Regal (1995)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
2CD | MCA Records, MCD 33007 | ~ 399 or 174 Mb | Scans(png) -> 93 Mb
Blues / Electric Blues

B.B. King has cut a lot of albums since the success of Live at the Regal. And, like the live shows they document, none of them are any less than solid and professional, hallmarks of King's work aesthetic. But every so often B.B. truly catches fire; his playing and singing comes up an extra notch or two, and the result is a live album with some real sparks to it. Live in Cook County Jail is one of those great concerts that the record company was smart enough to be there to capture, documenting B.B. firing on all cylinders in front of an audience that's just damn happy for him to be there…

B.B. King - Greatest Hits (1998)  Music

Posted by v3122 at May 25, 2015
B.B. King -  Greatest Hits (1998)

B.B. King - Greatest Hits (1998)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
MCA Records, MCAD-11746 | ~ 484 or 166 Mb | Scans(600dpi, jpg) -> 76 Mb
Blues

There's more than one B.B. King best-of out on the racks, but this 1998 issue, Greatest Hits [MCA], updates his chart achievements and puts them together in a modern, 16-track package for both the novice and casual modern blues listener…

B.B. King - Sings Spirituals (1960) Expanded, Remastered 2006  Music

Posted by Designol at May 23, 2015
B.B. King - Sings Spirituals (1960) Expanded, Remastered 2006

B.B. King - Sings Spirituals (1960) Expanded, Remastered 2006
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 348 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 167 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Black Gospel, Spirituals, Blues Gospel | Label: Ace | # CDCHM 1093 | Time: 00:50:21

The Spirituals as B.B. King's 4th Crown LP, recorded in 1959 as a dedicated gospel album. The song selection literally represents a greatest hits package of the time, ranging from classics such as 'Precious Lord' and 'Swing Low Sweet Chariot' to no less than 6 staples from the repertoire of the highly respected 5 Blind Boys of Mississippi. Includes 8 bonus tracks.

B.B. King - B.B. King Live (2008) Re-up  Music

Posted by Andi_Deris at March 31, 2011
B.B. King - B.B. King Live (2008) Re-up

B.B. King - B.B. King Live (2008)
DVD9 | Video: NTSC 720x480 (16:9) | Audio: DD 5.1, 2.0 | 7.4 Gb | Time: 01:52:45 + 14:36
Geffen Records/Universal Music | 06025175310709
Blues, R&B

Legendary bluesman B.B.King's glittering career has seen him lauded as one of the all-time greats of the genre. This program presents a chance to see King performing live, with footage taken from two nights–one in Memphis, the other in Nashville–of sessions at his own clubs. King performs with a full backing band as he delights his audience with renditions of classic tracks such as "When Love Comes to Town," "The Thrill is Gone," and "Ain't That Just Like a Woman.".

B.B. King & Friends - 80 (2005) Repost  Music

Posted by v3122 at Jan. 25, 2017
B.B. King & Friends - 80 (2005) Repost

B.B. King & Friends - 80 (2005)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Geffen, B0005263-02 | ~ 347 or 129 Mb | Scans(png) -> 44 Mb
Blues / Electric Blues

Released the week of B.B. King's 80th birthday, 80 is a star-studded duets album, the first B.B. released since 1997's Deuces Wild. It was recorded in a variety of locations in the spring of 2005 and features a variety of guest artists, ranging from the familiar (Van Morrison, Eric Clapton, Bobby Bland) to the unsurprising (Billy Gibbons, Mark Knopfler, Elton John, Sheryl Crow) to the frankly bewildering (John Mayer, Daryl Hall, Gloria Estefan)…