Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal - Taj Mahal (1968/2015) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Taj Mahal - Taj Mahal (1968/2015)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 33:07 minutes | 733 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Taj Mahal brings old and new sounds to blues in his 1968 debut. Taj Mahal embraces his virtuosity on the guitar and sets the foundation for the future of his unique interpretations of the genre.
Taj Mahal, V.M. Bhatt & N. Ravikiran - Mumtaz Mahal (1995) [Reissue 2001] PS3 ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Taj Mahal, V.M. Bhatt & N. Ravikiran - Mumtaz Mahal (1995) [Reissue 2001]
PS3 Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 44:23 minutes | Full PNG Artwork | 1,3 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Full PNG Artwork | 808 MB

Taj Mahal, a repository of the musical traditions of the West African Diaspora in the New World, teams with Hindustani wizard of the mohan vina, V.M. Bhatt and Karnatak virtuoso of the chitra vina, N. Ravikiran. Their interpretation of popular Afro-American songs drawn from various genres is a unique musical synthesis.

Taj Mahal – Music Keeps Me Together (1975) (24/44 Vinyl Rip)  Vinyl & HR

Posted by boogie-de at June 18, 2014
Taj Mahal – Music Keeps Me Together (1975) (24/44 Vinyl Rip)

Taj Mahal & the Intergalactic Soul Messengers Band – Music Keeps Me Together (1975)
Max Flac 24Bit/44.1kHz = 685 MB | Mp3 VBR0 = 87 MB | Scans 140 dpi jpg | rar · zip
Vinyl LP | Columbia PC 33801 | Blues Rock, Reggae, Funk | USA

Mr. Mark Deming from Allmusic doesn't seem to like it so much, but for me it's a very entertaining record just because of the style and rhythm changes and also because of the excellent musicians.
Van Morrison - Duets: Re-Working The Catalogue (2015) [Official Digital Download]

Van Morrison - Duets: Re-Working The Catalogue (2015)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44,1 kHz | Time - 76:21 minutes | 917 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

On this new release, Van Morrison and the guests selected and recorded some of his songs from the catalogue of 360 songs across his career. Deliberately steering away from his more well-known classics, Van enlisted some of the artists he most respects to perform these songs with him to re-craft and re-imagine them. The album was recorded in his home town of Belfast and London in the United Kingdom over the last year, using a variety of musicians and fresh arrangements.
Eric Clapton - Old Sock (2013) [Official Digital Download 24bit/96kHz] RE-UP

Eric Clapton - Old Sock (2013)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96 kHz | Time - 53:44 minutes | 1,16 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

Old Sock is Eric Clapton's latest masterpiece and first album since 2010. The work is a collection of Clapton's favorite songs from childhood to present day. It showcases his deep appreciation of music and celebrates those who inspired him including George Gershwin, Gary Moore and Taj Mahal. Clapton has always possessed an unmatched gift for interpreting classics. Old Sock features music luminaries including Steve Gadd, Willie Weeks, Chris Stainton and Paul McCartney. Standouts include "Still Got The Blues," "All Of Me" and "Our Love Is Here To Stay." Absolutely essential.
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals - Burn To Shine (1999/2016) [Official Digital Download 24/192]

Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals - Burn To Shine (1999/2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/192 kHz | Time - 55:10 minutes | 2,29 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Ben Harper's 1999 release Burn To Shine is his fourth album and third with the Innocent Criminals. The songs cover a lot of musical ground, from acoustic to electric and from folk to rock, all cloaked in Harper's characteristic retro sound. In addition to his own musicians, the lineup of guests includes the Real Time Jazz Band, David Lindley on banjo, fiddle and mandolin, keyboardist Tyrone Downie from the Wailers and several string and horn players. Burn To Shine features the adult radio hit and longtime concert staple Steal My Kisses.

Various Artists – Big Sur Festival (1972) (24/44 Vinyl Rip)  Vinyl & HR

Posted by boogie-de at Dec. 24, 2013
Various Artists – Big Sur Festival (1972) (24/44 Vinyl Rip)

Various Artists – Big Sur Festival · One Hand Clapping (1972) (24/44 Vinyl Rip)
XLD Flac 24Bit/44.1kHz = 505 MB | Mp3 VBR0 = 120 MB | Scans 400 dpi jpg | RAR
Vinyl LP | CBS 64844 | Folk | USA
Never released on CD

This album represents the eighth Big Sur Festival; also probably the last. The performers all appeared for union scale – fifty dollars. Columbia Records paid festival expenses. Tickets were free and all who came were welcome. The festival profits from this album go to the Institute for the Study of Non-Violence, except for Blood, Sweat & Tears' royalties which will be donated to the UNICEF fund for Bangla Desh. Listen closely; what you hear is some of the pop world's finest performers, the mountains of the California Coast, the Pacific Ocean, and thirty-five hundred people all sharing a peaceful, happy afternoon.
Folkways: A Vision Shared – A Tribute to Woody Guthrie & Leadbelly 24-bit 96kHZ vinyl rip and redbook (RL)

Folkways: A Vision Shared – A Tribute to Woody Guthrie & Leadbelly
Vinyl rip in 24-bit / 96kHZ and redbook | FLAC | no cue or log (vinyl) | artwork
995 MB (24/96) + 304 MB (RB) | FS & HF| Folk | Columbia – OC 44034

Mastered by Robert Ludwig, Folkways: A Vision Shared – A Tribute to Woody Guthrie & Leadbelly is a Grammy Award-winning 1988 album featuring songs by Woody Guthrie and Leadbelly interpreted by leading folk, rock, and country recording artists.
Jesse 'Ed' Davis - Ululu (1972) {Atco LP} 24-bit/96kHz Vinyl Rip plus Redbook CD Version

Jesse 'Ed' Davis - Ululu
Vinyl rip in 24-bit/96kHz | FLAC (5% Recovery) | m3u & Tech Log, no cue | HQ Artwork
689 MB (24/96) + 223 MB (CD) | RAR 5% recovery | DR Analysis | Rock | 1972
Atco SD 33-382 (1972) Original US Pressing

is the second solo album by Jesse 'Ed' Davis, one of the most respected session guitarists of the late 60s and 70s.
Dr. L. Subramaniam and Larry Coryell - From The Ashes (2001) PS3 ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Dr. L. Subramaniam and Larry Coryell - From The Ashes (2001)
PS3 Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 45:30 minutes | Artwork | 1,34 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Complete Artwork | 830 MB

A stunning improvised collaboration for fans of any kind of string instruments, From the Ashes brings together Dr. L. Subramaniam and Larry Coryell.