New Stock & New Releases at Raucous Records - May 2018

 

Contemporary Rockabilly & Rock 'n' Roll CDs: 

Charlie Hightone & Carlos Slap Two Cats and The Bass CDJD and Dynamite CDReal Gone Tones Backseat Bingo CD

Stargazers Carry On Jiving CDPat Winn Combo CDBo Diddley Blew My Mind CD

Charlie Hightone & Carlos Slap - Two Cats and The Bass CD - £10.99 + p&p
Carlos Lopez is an essential double bassist on the Rockabilly scene, and Charlie Hightone needs no introduction!
They recently teamed up to gather a bunch of great songs composed by Carlos with the help of some prominent names from the cream of the crop yje Spanish scene.  The result is album - with no fillers and no covers - just great originals!

JD and Dynamite CD - £8.99 + p&p
The killer debut album from young British rockin' trio JD & Dynamite.

Real Gone Tones - Backseat Bingo CD - £10.99 + p&p
A fantastic rockin' mix of rockabilly, rhythm’n’blues, swing and country.
Back Seat Bingo is The Real Gone Tones' superb second album.

The Stargazers - Carry On Jiving CD - £10.99 + p&p
At last! A brand new studio album from the swinginest, jivinest Rock 'n' Roll band of them all - The Stargazers!
Carry On Jiving brings you a wealth of brand new Stargazers originals.

Pat Winn Combo - New Boots CD - £8.99 + p&p
Great Rock 'n' Roll from The Pat Winn Combo - a British band boasts a real pedigree including ex-Darts bass player Thump Thomson of The Darts and piano man Cliff Hall who has played with Lonnie Donnegan, The Shadows and many others.

Various Artists - Bo Diddley Blew My Mind CD - £8.99 + p&p
Bo Diddley recorded for the Chess label from the mid 1950s and cooked up a distinct signature rhythm of African-style beats, often laced with maracas.  Now, a decade after his death, Bo Diddley's legacy can still be heard in these 23 tracks in tribute to or inspired by Bo's beat, performed by some of the finest bands on the rockin' scene including The Bullets, Jack Rabbit Slim, Pat Winn, Rusti Steel & The Star Tones, Lew Lewis & The Twilight Trio, Delta 88, El Camino, Bob Butfoy, Devils Deuce, The Cheaterslicks, Roadhouse Roosters and many others.

 

Psychobilly CDs:

Caravans Gasoline and Gunfire CDGuana Batz Back To The Jungle CDSurf Rats Strange Things CD

The Caravans - Gasoline and Gunfire CD - £8.99 + p&p
A fantastic new album from longstanding British Neo-Rockabilly/Psychobilly band The Caravans who emerged from the 1980s Klub Foot scene, and this release shows them still very much on top of their game today.

Guana Batz - Back To The Jungle CD - £8.99 + p&p
At last - the brand new album from psychobilly scene legends The Guana Batz!  The Guana Batz are celebrating their 35 years on tour - and after 22 years of silence, they now have a brand new album.  Top notch Old School Psychobilly, lots of newly written songs - Back To The Jungle is a Guana Batz masterpiece.

Surf Rats : Strange Things CD - £8.99
British psychobilly band The Surf Rats release their 4th studio album - 30 years on since their debut album Trouble.

 

Rockabilly Vinyl: 

Ray Black Big Boy RockGraham Fenton Jungle Tigers vinyl EPCeline Lee and Dale Watson Sayonara Sucka vinyl LP

Restless Ice Cold vinyl singleRockabilly Mafia LPWild Ones Feelin' Good vinyl single

Ray Black and the Flying Carpets - Big Boy Rock 7" EP vinyl - £5.99 + p&p
Superb Rockabilly from the deepest south of Germany.  Ray Black & his Flying Carpets are a four piece outfit from the Black Forest that has been rockin' around for a while and built up a solid fanbase with their own brand of '50s style Rockabilly and Rock 'n' Roll.  Picture sleeve vinyl - limited to 500 copies!

Graham Fenton & The Jungle Tigers - Fastest Cadillac In Town 7" EP (red vinyl) - £5.99 + p&p
Matchbox frontman Graham Fenton joins forces with rebel greasers The Jungle Tigers for a great 4 track EP of solid rockabilly - in limited edition coloured vinyl and a cool picture sleeve!

Celine Lee & Dale Watson - Sayonara Sucka 10" vinyl LP - £12.99 + p&p
Celine Lee was born in Florida in the 1980s, but grew up listening to the music of the '40s and '50s thanks to her grandparents.  Growing up being influenced by such music, there was little surprise when she started her first band, Celine and the Hellbillies - the rebellious streak was no doubt inspired by her Punk Rock music-loving parents.  She moved to New York where she starting singing with a few local Rockabilly bands and getting to know the big city's many great artists, and some national touring artists - and one such meeting was with Texas honky-tonker Dale Watson...

Restless - Ice Cold / Long Black Shiny Car 7" Single (vinyl) - £5.99 + p&p
Don't miss out on your copy of the limited edition vinyl single coupling two of the greatest tracks from Neo-Rockabilly legends Restless!

Rockabilly Mafia - Signature In Blood LP (vinyl) - £12.99 + p&p
The brand new album from Germany's legendary trio The Rockabilly Mafia!
The trio from Elmshorn already delivered their best record for decades on its 30th anniversary in 2015 with Row!, but two years later they better themselves once more.

The Wild Ones - Feelin' Good 7" Single (vinyl) - £5.99
The Wild Ones are back - and to say they are back with a bang is a understatement.
Nearly 30 years after their last releases Still Untamed and Sound Like Gene Vincent the Belgian kingpins of rockabilly and rockin' blues are back with a hell of a single.

 

Psychobilly Vinyl: 

Tales From Thee Creepfreaks LP vinylThe Gruffs 7" EP vinylGuana Batz Back To The Jungle vinyl LP

King Kurt Ooh Wallah Wallah LPReverend Horton Heat vinyl singleSurf Rats Strange Things vinyl LP

Thee Creepfreaks - Tales From Thee Creepfreaks LP (vinyl) - £12.99 + p&p
Limited Edition vinyl LP from psychobilly three-piece Thee Creepfreaks.

The Gruffs - Esmeralda - 7" EP (coloured vinyl) - £5.99 + p&p
Hot on the heels of their debut CD release, UK psychobilly band The Gruffs release an EP for the vinyl collectors - including tracks which are not on the CD.
Limited edition in coloured vinyl!

Guana Batz - Back To The Jungle LP (vinyl) - £12.99 + p&p
At last - the brand new album from psychobilly scene legends The Guana Batz!  The Guana Batz are celebrating their 35 years on tour - and after 22 years of silence, they now have a brand new album.  Top notch Old School Psychobilly, lots of newly written songs - Back To The Jungle is a Guana Batz masterpiece.

King Kurt - Ooh Wallah Wallah LP (yellow vinyl - limited edition) - £15.99 + p&p
King Kurt release a 35th anniversary edition of their debut 'Ooh Wallah Wallah' LP in transparent yellow vinyl for Record Store Day 2018.  King Kurt first appeared on Thin Sliced Records in 1982 with the ‘Zulu Beat’ 7” in twenty different vinyl editions.  Signed to Stiff Records in 1983 they hit the Top 40 with ‘Destination Zululand’.  The album Ooh Wallah Wallah, was produced by Dave Edmunds at Rockfield and entered the UK top 100.

Reverend Horton Heat - Hardscrabble Woman 7" single (coloured vinyl) - £5.99 + p&p
Reverend Horton Heat's limited edition coloured vinyl single Hardscrabble Woman is backed with Lying To Myself - presented in a cool picture sleeve

Surf Rats : Strange Things vinyl LP - £12.99 + p&p
British psychobilly band The Surf Rats release their 4th studio album - 30 years on since their debut album Trouble.

 

Rock 'n' Roll CDs:

Champion Jack Dupree Essential Recordsings 2CDWee Willie Harris I Go Ape CDGeorge Jones Live In Texas CD

Brenda Lee 3CDMickey and Sylvia 2CDDance Til You Drop CD

Champion Jack Dupree - Essential Recordings 2CD - £4.99 + p&p
There was perhaps no other artist more entitled to sing the Blues than Champion Jack Dupree, the American Blues pianist and singer who overcame all the hardships that life could throw at him to become a pivotal and highly influential Blues artists.
This superb double-disc set presents all if The Champ’s key recordings, dating from 1941 through to 1961.

Wee Willie Harris - I Go Ape - Rockin' With Wee Willie Harris CD - £10.99 + p&p
Go Ape with the very best of British Rock 'n' Roller Wee Willie Harris!  30 rockin' blasters including his early demos, his classic 1950s recordings and previously unreleased material too!

George Jones and the Jones Boys - Live In Texas 1965 CD - £10.99 + p&p
“Live In Texas 1965” remains one of the most authentic examples of a working country musician plying his trade in front of a hometown crowd.  As well as energetic and committed performances of some of Jones’ greatest hits – frequently shouted for by the very boisterous crowd – you will hear extended solo showcases for various band musicians, singers and guests. There’s even a rare performance of rock’n’roll classic Bony Moronie.

Brenda Lee - Absolutely Essential Collection 3CD - £5.99 + p&p
Brenda Lee was an incredibly versatile singer, and one who bears comparison with the Rock ‘n’ Roll greats with her Rockabilly sides, while her fusion of Country and R&B give her ballads an extra soulful feel.  This 3 disc set presents 60 examples that bear this out, featuring all of her biggest hits and key tracks.

Mickey and Sylvia - Love Is Strange - All The Hit Singles 1950-1962 2CD - £9.99 + p&p
Double CD with 56 tracks by rock 'n' roll's greatest duo, Mickey & Sylvia, including every one of their US chart hits. Their biggest hit Love Is Strange has become one of the most enduring anthems of the Rock 'n' Roll era, and has been recorded by hundreds of artists over the years - including writer Bo Diddley (1956) Buddy Holly (1958) and The Everly Brothers (1965).

Dance Till You Drop - Jivers Edition CD - £8.99 + p&p
20 essential jivers - featuring tracks from Ronnie Baxter, Moon Mullican, Jackie Wilson, Ersel Hickey, Frankie Sardo, Ella Mae Morse, Troyce Key, Leon McAuliffe, Mabel King and many others.

Rock 'n' Roll Vinyl:

Johnny Sandon Lies vinyl singleLink Wray Rumble vinyl singleOnly Way Is British Volume 4 7" EP vinyl

Johnny Sandon & The Remo Four - Lies / Peter Gunn 7" Single (vinyl) - £5.99 + p&p
Early 1960s British Rock 'n' Beat floor-filler on the A-side, with the great instrumental "Peter Gunn" by the Remo Four on the flip.

Link Wray & his Wray Men - Rumble 7" Single (vinyl)
Classic growling guitar from the legendary Link Wray - real Rock 'n' Roll vinyl in a great picture sleeve, featuring "The Swag" on the flip.

The Only Way Is British Volume 3 7" EP (vinyl) - £5.99 + p&p
Picture Sleeve vinyl EP featuring four great tracks of British Rock 'n' Roll from Desmond Lane, Mike and Bernie Winters, Red Price and His Rockin Rhythm and Ray Ellington.

The Only Way Is British Volume 4 - 7" EP (vinyl) - £5.99 + p&p
Picture Sleeve vinyl EP featuring four great tracks of British Rock 'n' Roll from Jim Dale, The Tunettes, Johnny Webb and Johnny Luck.