Slightly more esoteric CDs and cassettes for sale

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All of the following are CDs except where noted (the images should make things fairly obvious when it's a cassette).

  • ALAMO LEAL: Rythm Oil (Armadillo, ARMD00001, 1997) Yes, that is how the title is spelled. EX/M £10


  • LES BARKER: The Stones of Callanish (Mrs Ackroyd Records, DOG 005/6, 1989) A folk opera with Rod Patterson, Lesey davies, Janet Russel, Nick Dow, Bernard Wrigley, June Tabor, Fiona Simpson, Cathy-Ann MacPhee, Savourna Stevenson, Jim Sutherland, Neil Hay, John Martin and Phil Cunningham. EX/M £8


  • THE BOLLYWOOD BRASS BAND (Private release, BOLLCD2001, 1999) EX/M £3


  • THE BOYS FROM MELBOURNE STREET (COLIN WILSON): Carpe Diem (Tabitha, TABCD115, 2005) Home-made CD-R, rather than commercially-pressed CD. This was made especially for me by Colin Wilson (of Cloudburst LP fame) M/M £15


  • THE BOYS FROM MELBOURNE STREET (COLIN WILSON): Songs from the Heart (Tabitha, no catalogue number, 2005) Home-made CD-R, rather than commercially-pressed CD. This was made especially for me by Colin Wilson (of Cloudburst LP fame). The light dinks were made by Colin himself! EX/M £15


  • BRAVE OLD WORLD: Blood Oranges (Pinorrekk Records, PRCD 3405027, 1997) Digipak with booklet inlay. EX/M £5


  • CARN: The Wheel of the Year (Private release, no catalogue number, 2000) Home-produced CD-R. M/M £15


  • ELIZA CARTHY: Dreams of Breathing Underwater (Topic, TSCD571, 2008) Digipak with inlay booklet. EX/M £3
  • JOHNNY COPPIN: Forest and Vale and High Blue Hill/English Morning and the Roads Go Down (Red Sky, RSKCD 015/107, 1994) Two LPs on one CD - lovely songs associated with Dorswold poets, such as gurney, as well as songs based on Coppin's own poetry book. M/M £25
  • JOHNNY COPPIN: Force of the River (Red Sky, RSKCD 012, 1993) EX/M £5
  • JOHNNY COPPIN: A Journey (2-CD. Red Sky, RSKCD 116, 1999) Lovely compilation of Coppin's solo, post-Decameron work. EX+/M. £18
  • JOHNNY COPPIN & LAURIE LEE: Edge of Day (Red Sky, RSKCD 108, 1988) Actually credited to "Laurie Lee and Johnny Coppin", but I thought it best to put it with the other Johnny Copping CDs. CD is a CD-R, though this is exactly as bought new back in about 1991. Small tear in front inlay (see photo), otherwise inlay is VG+. Disc £5
  • CRAWDADDY & THE ACOUSTIC ORCHESTRA: Hope (STEVE PAYNE, SPIRO, ETC.) (Haphazard, HHCD2012, no date but probably 2012 as per catalogue number) Spontaneous live performance from the Nope Centre, Bristol, consisting of Chris Scott, Steve Payne, Paul Huggett, Rick 'no relation' Payne, Bill Crampton, Claire McTaggart and Spiro's Jason Sparks. EX/M £10
  • CUBANISMO!: The Very Best Of - Mucho Gusto! (Hannibal/Rykodisc, HNCD 1461, 2001) Complete in original Rykodisc green-tinted jewel case. M/M £3
  • CYTHARA (MACLAINE COLSON & JENNY CROOK) (Lochshore/KRL, CDLDL 1245, 1997) Nice CD of hammered dulcimer and harp. For those who remember Jim Couza, he and Colson used to tour together, so you probably know (more or less) what sort of quality to expect of this CD. EX/M £3
  • DICKY DEEGAN: Music of the Irish Celts (Private release, DDCD003, 2005) Uilleann Pipes. Light dink in last page of inlay, hence EX. Disc M £10
  • DILLARD & CLARK: Through the Morning and Night (Edsel, EDCD 713, 2002) EX/M £5
  • DILLARD & CLARK: The Fantastic Expedition Of Dillard and Clark...Plus! (Edsel, EDCD 708, 2000) M/M £5
  • ENSEMBLE HUSEYIN TURKMENLER: Traditional Songs from Turkey (ARC Music, EUCD 1927, 2006) Played on authentic instruments. M/M £5
  • MACHITO & HIS ORCHESTRA: Mucho Mucho Machito (Palladium-Latin Jazz & Dance Records, PCD-119, 1989) M/M £5
  • NORWAY: Fiddle and Hardanger Fiddle Music Music from Agder (Auvidis/UNESCO, D 8063, 1996) Dink in inlay, so VG. Disc M £5
  • ORKESTRA DEL SOL: The Moveable Feast (Solmusic Recordings, SOLCD003, 2003) Digipak. EX/M £3
  • STEVE PAYNE: 6 (AUTOGRAPHED) (Digitdoc Records, 1999) Home-produced CD-R. EX/M £10
  • STEVE PAYNE: Outlines (AUTOGRAPHED) (Digitdoc Records, 2003) Home-produced CD-R. Inlay fine except for a dink on the last page, hence VG. Disc M £10
  • PENTANGLE: Basket of Light (Transatlantic, TRACD 205, year unknown) Incredibly rare original CD issue prior to Transatlantic being bought by the Sanctuary Group. Inlay has a couple of dinks, hence VG. Disc has some light marks on the print side, though plays M £10
  • PLAINSONG: In Search of Emelia Earhart (Elektra, WPCP-4140, this issue date unknown) Japanese pressing with song titles and spine including Japanese credits,. Inlay has some light age-spotting and a dink on the last page, hence VG. Disc M £3
  • PLAINSONG: Pangolins (AUTOGRAPHED) (Blue Rose, BLU CD0299, 2003) Autographed by Ian Matthews. Inlay has some light creasing, hence VG. Disc M £10
  • PLAINSONG: Voices Electric (PLUS AUTOGRAPH) (Line, LICD 9.01288, 1994) Includes a ticket for a gig at The Point, Cardiff Bay, 2 April 2003, which is signed by Ian Matthews. Inlay has some dinks and creasing, hence VG-. Disc M £10
  • PLUME OF FEATHERS (Tourist Information, TIR08, 2016) Evocative homage to a now long-lost music pub in the Hotwells area of Bristol's docklands. M/M £10
  • MADDY PRIOR & THE GIRLS: Bib & Tuck (Park Records, PRKCD61, 2002) M/M £10
  • THE SHOGHAKEN ENSEMBLE: Armenia Anthology (Traditional Crossroads, 80702-4311-2, 2002) Original US inlay design. M/M £10
  • SPIRO: Lightbox (Real World, CDRW172, 2009) Digipak. I remember this lot forming at The Robin Hood, St. Michaels Hill, Bristol in around 1993 - they were called The Famous Five back then. M/M £3
  • RICHARD THOMPSON: Mirror Blue (Capitol, CDEST 2207, 1994) With sticker on plastic case. M/M £3
  • MARTHA TILSTON: Of Milkmaids and Architects (Squiggly, SQRCD03, 2006) Digipak is a bit scuffed around the edges, but I'm still putting this out because it's a lovely CD. G/M £3
  • PETER TOSH: Mama Africa (Risa/EMI, CDCCP (WB) 1040) Hard-to-find South African version of the CD. M/M £10
  • UP, BUSTLE AND OUT: One Colour Just Reflects Another (Ninja Tune, ZEN CD19, no date indicated) Very slight dink on page 1 of inlay, so EX. Disc M £10
  • AMY WADGE & PETE RILEY: Afterglow (AUTOGRAPHED) (WR Records, AWPRCD, no year stated) Digipak is a bit scuffed, but this is autographed by both Ed Sheeran's old writing partner, Amy Wadge, and by Pete Riley. Inlay VG, disc M. £10
  • NORMA WATERSON: The Definitive Collection (Highpoint Recordings, HPO 6013, 2006) Includes Eliza Carthy, Martin carthy, Lal Waterson, Richard Thompson, Oliver Knight, Saul Rose, Tim van Eyken and other unnamed musicians, who will only be top notch! M. £10
  • VARIOUS ARTISTS: CAIRO ROAD: GREAT SINGERS OF THE ARAB WORLD (Nascent, NSCD 080, 2001) M/M. £5
  • VARIOUS ARTISTS: DEEP LANCASHIRE (Topic, TSCD 485, 1997) Expanded 1997 edition includes tracks from the follow-up Owdham Edge LP. M/M. £5
  • VARIOUS ARTISTS: DESTINATION BARCELONA (Bar de Lune/Apace, BDESTCD06, 2006) 3-CD set in outer box. Box is EX, rest is M. See track listing. £15
  • VARIOUS ARTISTS: FIDDLE STICKS: Irish Traditional Music from Donegal (Nimbus/Past Times, NI 5320, 1994) Ciaran Tourish, Dermot McLaughlan, Seamus Glackin, Kevin Glackin, Tommy Peoples, Seamus Gibson, Proinsias O Maonaigh, Mairead Ni Mhaonagh, Paula Doohan, Liz Doherty. M/M. £15
  • VARIOUS ARTISTS: 100% Dynamite! Ska, Soul, Rocksteady & Funk in Jamaica (Soul Jazz Records, SJR CD40, 1998) See track listing - note that this is the orignal release and not the expanded 2015 reissue. Dinks in back page of inlay, hence VG. Disc M. £3
  • VARIOUS ARTISTS: SONGLINES MUSIC AWARDS 2011 (Songlines Magazine/Proper, SPLCD004, 2011) See track listing - then come back here to buy it cheaper. M/M. £5