Album of the Day:
Various – The Specialty Story (1994)



Music executive Art Rupe, whose Specialty Records was a premier label during the formative years of rock’n’roll, has died. He was 104. Here’s a five-CD set that celebrates his contribution.
Heads up: you’ll have to wait for cd#4, track #2 for Little Richard – Tutti Frutti



Album of the Day:
Aynsley Dunbar Retaliation – Aynsley Dunbar Retaliation (1968)



British Blues with a touch of jazz in the John Mayall vein … Dunbar used to drum for Mayall until he was fired to make room for Mick Fleetwood; bass player Alex Dmochowski later played for Mayall.