Tag: Bear Family Records

The Great Tragedy

Various Artists: The Great Tragedy, No. 2: …And The Show Must Go On (Bear Family)

Bear Family’s second and final installment in their The Great Tragedy compilation examining the doomed Winter Dance Party 1959 offers the other side of the story of that tour, and amazingly shows just how quickly the music industry distanced itself from rock and roll–literally the same day.

Autumn Leaves: 29 Gems For The Golden Season of Indian Summer (Bear Family)

Various Artists: Autumn Leaves: 29 Gems For The Golden Season of Indian Summer (Bear Family)

With the weather being positively schizophrenic as of late, the esteemed Bear Family has offered up a superb compilation that captures the essence of the season, ranging from cool jazz to hot bluegrass.