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Jiving Jamboree
Various Artists
Jiving Jamboree
Genres: Blues, Jazz, Special Interest, Pop, R&B, Rock
 
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'Jiving Jamboree' marks up your dance cards for 25 reelin' & a 'rockin' sides from the late Forties, Fifties & early Sixties (the golden era of jump blues & rock 'n' roll). Artists include Louis Jordan, Clarence 'Frogma...  more »

      
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All Artists: Various Artists
Title: Jiving Jamboree
Members Wishing: 2
Total Copies: 0
Label: Ace Records UK
Release Date: 5/1/1995
Album Type: Import
Genres: Blues, Jazz, Special Interest, Pop, R&B, Rock
Styles: Traditional Blues, Jump Blues, Swing Jazz, Vocal Jazz, Oldies, Vocal Pop, By Decade, 1950s, 1960s, Classic R&B, Soul, Oldies & Retro
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaCD Credits: 1
UPCs: 029667156127, 766485121042

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'Jiving Jamboree' marks up your dance cards for 25 reelin' & a 'rockin' sides from the late Forties, Fifties & early Sixties (the golden era of jump blues & rock 'n' roll). Artists include Louis Jordan, Clarence 'Frogman' Henry, Daddy Cleanhead, Big Mama Thornton, Joe Liggins & His Honeydrippers, & many more. Ace. 1995.

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Even better then freakin' spectacular
Funky-Big-Butt | Orange, CA | 06/08/2004
(5 out of 5 stars)

"As the other reviewer said, it's freakin' spectacualr, but it's even better then that, it's the best rockin' swingin' blues cd compilation out there, the whole series(there's 3) is worth getting hold of before it goes out of print. These UK imports are essential for people who like to dance or just like early rock'n'roll, jump blues, rockabilly and swing, when they all were related to one another. Great stuff from the 40's-60's!"
FREAKIN' SPECTACULAR!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Mickey Mouse of Jive!!! | Anaheim Hills | 03/13/2004
(5 out of 5 stars)

"I'm a young energetic swing dancer, and believe me, it takes something fast and energetic to get me really into the jitterbug. EVERY track on this is perfect for swing dancing weather you are a lindy hopper, jitterbugger, shag or balaboa dancer, jiver, stroller, or whatever, it's all here. This is jump blues, swing, R&B, honking saxes, walin' vocals, all upbeat and 110% PURE Energy. This is the cd you need at your next sock hop or Lindy party!!! Freakin' awesome CD, essential. everyone from Louis Jordan to Joe "All Night Long" Houston is on thsi thing from late 40's to early 60's!!! So get ready to jump, jive, wail, swing, bop, all you high steppin' daddies and Dizzy Miss Lizzies!!!"
Let's Get Up An Dance
The Mean Eyed Cat | KNON Dallas, Texas | 02/06/2007
(4 out of 5 stars)

"A good mix of rock-n-rollin' Boppin' Blues, Boogie Woogie, early dance music. All the disc in this set by ACE are very good, with good sound quality. If you're looking for hard core rock-a-billy these CDs are probably not for you. But, then again we all need to expand our musical horizons some, they are worth the money and lots of fun to listen to.

The Mean Eyed Cat
KNON Radio 89.3
Dallas, Texas"