Rosetta Records

Rosetta Records

Profile:
Rosetta Records was founded in 1979 by Rosetta Reitz (1924–2008), an American feminist and jazz historian. The company released a total of eighteen recordings and one film, all related to female jazz and blues musicians. While the company was most active in the 1980s, Rosetta Records continued to release recordings into the 1990s.
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Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
RC 1306 Various Big Mamas - Independent Women's Blues, Volume 2(Cass, Comp) Rosetta Records RC 1306 US 1985 Sell This Version
RR 1300 Various Mean Mothers: Independent Women's Blues, Volume 1(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR 1300 US 1980 Sell This Version
RR1301 Various Sorry But I Can't Take You : Women's Railroad Blues(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR1301 US 1980 Sell This Version
RR 1302 Various Red White & Blues: Women Sing Of America(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR 1302 US 1980 Sell This Version
RR 1303 Various Piano Singer's Blues - Women Accompany Themselves (Comp) RR 1303 US 1982 Sell This Version
RR1304 Ida Cox Wild Women Don't Have The Blues(LP) Rosetta Records RR1304 US 1981 Sell This Version
RR 1305 Valaida Snow Hot Snow - Queen Of The Trumpet - Sings & Swings(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR 1305 US 1982 Sell This Version
RR 1306 Various Big Mamas Independent Women's Blues, Volume 2 1925-1953(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR 1306 US 1982 Sell This Version
RR 1307 Georgia White Sings And Plays The Blues(LP) Rosetta Records RR 1307 US 1982 Sell This Version
RR 1308 Various Super Sisters: Independent Women's Blues, Volume 3(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR 1308 US 1982 Sell This Version
RR 1309 Various Boogie Blues: Women Sing & Play Boogie Woogie(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR 1309 US 1983 Sell This Version
RR 1310 Lil Green Chicago 1940-1947(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR 1310 US 1985 Sell This Version
RR 1311 Various Sweet Petunias : Independent Women's Blues, Volume 4(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR 1311 US 1986 Sell This Version
RR 1312 International Sweethearts Of Rhythm International Sweethearts Of Rhythm(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR 1312 US 1984 Sell This Version
RR 1313 Dinah Washington Wise Woman Blues (Comp) RR 1313 US 1984 Sell This Version
RR 1314 Ethel Waters 1938-1939, Foremothers Volume 6(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR 1314 US 1986 Sell This Version
RR 1315 Mae West Sixteen Sultry Songs Sung By Mae West "Queen Of Sex"(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR 1315 US 1987 Sell This Version
RR1316 Various Jailhouse Blues(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR1316 US 1987 Sell This Version
RR 1317 Sister Rosetta Tharpe Sacred & Secular Gospel-Blues-Jazz(LP, Comp) Rosetta Records RR 1317 US 1988 Sell This Version
RRCD 1300 Various Mean Mothers: Independent Women's Blues, Volume 1(CD, Comp) Rosetta Records RRCD 1300 US 1990 Sell This Version
RRCD 1313 Dinah Washington Wise Woman Blues(CD, Comp) Rosetta Records RRCD 1313 US 1992 Sell This Version
RRCD 1315 Mae West "Queen Of Sex" Sings Sultry Songs(CD, Album, Comp) Rosetta Records RRCD 1315 US 1990 Sell This Version
RRCD1316 Various Jailhouse Blues(CD, Album, RM) Rosetta Records RRCD1316 US 1987 Sell This Version

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rangster

rangster

May 31, 2013
The extensive liner notes and careful production make each of the Rosetta releases a special treasure in itself. Without RR1307 I would have never got to enjoy the amazing talent of Georgia White, one of the masters of the wild flirty recordings of her time.