• A Gathering of Flowers Remains the Single Most Comprehensive and Enlightening Album Anthology of the Mamas and the Papas Ever Produced

  • Features Such Hits as "California Dreamin'," "Monday, Monday," "I Call Your Name," "I Saw Her Again," "Creeque Alley" and "Dedicated to the One I Love"

  • Also Includes Rehearsals, Outtakes and Interview Snippets with John Phillips and Cass Elliot

  • Worldwide CD Debut

  • Includes Original 16-Page Booklet with Notes by Andy Wickham and Dozens of Rare Images

  • Remastered from Original Tapes by Mike Milchner at SonicVision 


The first 50 customers to buy this from us will receive an autographed booklet or traycard from Michele Phillips! Autograph version is sold out but the regular version is still available.


THE MAMAS AND THE PAPAS: A Gathering of Flowers—The Anthology of The Mamas & The Papas. CD

Though A Gathering of Flowers was put together by ABC/Dunhill Records in 1970 immediately after the demise of the Mamas & The Papas, it was much, much more than the typical record label greatest hits collection cash-in.

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  • Both ABC-Dunhill Albums by the Los Angeles Blues-Rock Band Smith on One CD

  • Minus-Plus Has Never Been Reissued in Any Format Until Now

  • Features Lead Vocalist Gayle McCormick, Who Went On to Record a Number of Solo Albums for Dunhill

  • Liner Notes by Richie Unterberger

  • Added Photos

  • Remastered by Maria Triana at Battery Studios in NYC 


SMITH: A Group Called Smith/Minus-Plus CD

Smith were discovered in an L.A. nightclub by none other than Del Shannon, who got them signed to ABC-Dunhill and arranged their smash hit cover of “Baby, It’s You.”

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BURT BACHARACH: Together?—Original Soundtrack Recording

  • Burt Bacharach's Soundtrack for the 1979 film Together? Enlisted the Talents of Paul Anka, Jackie DeShannon, Michael MacDonald and Libby Titus

  • Never Before on CD in America and Previously Available Only in a High-Priced, Limited-Edition Japanese Release

  • Notes by Joe Marchese Include Exclusive Quotes from Burt Bacharach, Paul Anka &
    Jackie DeShannon

  • Remastered by Mark Wilder at Battery Studios in NYC

  • A Key, Missing Link in the Bacharach Discography


The first 50 customers to buy this from us will receive an autograph from Jackie DeShannon!

BURT BACHARACH: Together?—Original Soundtrack Recording. CD

 Sometimes a movie’s commercial flop can condemn a great soundtrack to obscurity. Such was the case with director Armenia Balducci’s steamy 1979 film Amo non Amo.

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Toomorrow: From the Harry Saltzman/Don Kirshner Film 

  • The Cult Classic Soundtrack to the 1970 Sci-Fi Movie Musical Starring Olivia Newton-John

  • First Time Reissued in Any Format

  • Produced by Don Kirshner and Harry Saltzman

  • Toomorrow Was Groomed to Be the Next Kirshner Creation After the Monkees and the Archies

  • Composers Include Mark Barkan, Richie Adams and Hugo Montenegro

  • Liner Notes by Joe Marchese

  • Remastered by Maria Triana at Battery Studios in NYC 


TOOMORROW: From the Harry Saltzman-Don Kirshner Film “Toomorrow”—Original Soundtrack Album CD 

Long before she was Sandy, the good girl of Rydell High, or Kira, the Olympian muse of the roller disco Xanadu, Olivia Newton-John was just plain Livvy, the girl singer with dreams of the big time in the 1970 sci-fi movie musical Toomorrow.

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Blood, Sweat & Tears

  • Blood, Sweat & Tears Was One of the Most Innovative Bands Ever to Hit the Top 40, Incorporating Elements of Jazz, Rock, R&B, Folk and Even Psychedelia into Their Ever- Evolving Sound

  • At 32 Tracks, The Complete Columbia Singles Is the Most Comprehensive BS&T Collection Ever Compiled

  • Includes the Hard-to-Find Original Mono Single Mixes of Such Hits as "You've Made Me So Very Happy," "And When I Die" and "Spinning Wheel"

  • Features Five Original Single Versions/Mixes Making Their Debut on CD

  • Notes by Ed Osborne Feature Exclusive Quotes from Band Co-Founder Steve Katz

  • Remastered by Vic Anesini at Battery Studios in NYC

  • Added Photos  


BLOOD, SWEAT & TEARS: The Complete Columbia Singles (2-CD Set)

They were a pioneering jazz-rock outfit and a hit singles band (which shows how progressive pop music got in the late ‘60s/early ‘70s) that wowed fans and critics alike.

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Samuel Jonathan Johnson

  • First-Time Reissue for the Lone Album from Samuel Jonathan Johnson

  • Cult Classic Release, Often Sampled and Long Requested

  • Notes by Daughter Yolanda Johnson

  • Added Photos

  • Remastered by Maria Triana at Battery Studios in NYC 

The first 25 customers to order Samuel Jonathan Johnson from us will receive a booklet autographed by the man himself! Autographed copies are sold out.



 Stellar spiritual soul from Samuel Jonathan Johnson -- an artist who only ever cut this one full album (in 1978 for Columbia Records) during his career, an album we'd rank right up there with the best ‘70s work by jazzy R&B contemporaries like Roy Ayers or Norman Connors!

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Bettye Swann

  • Soul Songstress Bettye Swann's Complete Recordings for the Atlantic Label Available for the First Time on CD

  • Features 5 Unreleased Tracks

  • Includes Bettye's Single with Soul Legend Sam Dees

  • Liner Notes by Noted UK Journalist Charles Waring

  • First Release in Partnership Between Real Gone Music and SoulMusic Records 


Bettye Swann:  The Complete Atlantic Recordings  CD

Soul singer Bettye Swann first came to international prominence with her now-classic 1967 No. 1 R&B hit, “Make Me Yours.” Following a couple of years of recording for Capitol Records, the Louisiana-born songstress was signed to Atlantic Records where she recorded for close to five years (1972-1976).

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Grateful Dead: Dick’s Picks Vol. 10

  • Release of Dick's Picks 10 Honors the Hallowed Grateful Dead Tradition of Year End Concerts
  • One of the Most Acclaimed Performances in the Entire Series, Recorded at One of the Band's Favorite Venues, Winterland Arena
  • Features the First Rendition of "China Cat Sunflower" the Band Had Played in Three Years
  • Includes a Bonus Medley from the 12/30/77 Show 

GRATEFUL DEAD: Dick’s Picks Vol. 10—Winterland Arena December 29, 1977  3CD Set

Starting with Vol. 36, we have been releasing the Dick’s Picks series in reverse order, but, with we are putting out Vol. 10 now to honor one of the most hallowed Grateful Dead traditions: the run of shows the band would put on in the Bay Area the last week of December leading up to the year’s end.

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Information on the autographed Animals Box Set

We are getting a lot of emails asking "How do I know if I was one of the first 100 to order?" We still have signed copies available.  When we run out of signed copies we will write on our web page and on the product detail page (in our web store)  that the signed copies are sold out so until that is done people should order.




The Animals

The first 100 customers to order the set from us will receive a copy of the box SIGNED BY ANIMALS LEAD VOCALIST ERIC BURDON HIMSELF!!! 

Led by Eric Burdon, The Animals Remain Among the Most Popular Bands of the British Invasion and of '60s Rock

Now, 50 Years After Their First Release, The Animals—the Mickie Most Years and More  Is the First-Ever Box Set Devoted to Their Work

5-CD Set Includes Their First Four American Albums: The Animals, The Animals on Tour, Animal Tracks and Animalization 
• 16 Bonus Tracks Featuring Their Four-Song Debut EP, I Just Wanna Make Love to You, Plus Four Tracks Previously Unreleased in the U.S., Three Single Versions, Four Alternate Versions & One U.K.-Only Track

Includes Such Classic Songs as "House of the Rising Sun," "We Gotta Get Out of This Place," "It's My Life" and "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood"

Newly Remastered by Adam Ayan at Gateway Mastering from the Original Mono Tapes

Each CD Includes Liner Notes by David Fricke of Rolling Stone

Includes Animals T-Shirt (Size Extra Large, 100% Cotton)

Brought to You by ABKCO Music and Records & Real Gone Music 


THE ANIMALS: The Animals—the Mickie Most Years and More (5-CD Set)

They were right among the first rank of British Invasion bands, with 11 American chart hits in their first two years of existence.

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Tower of Power

  • Tower of Power, the Legendary R&B/Funk Horn Section and Band out of Oakland, CA, Is Celebrating Its 45th Anniversary in 2013

  • Hipper than Hip (Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow): Live on the Air & in the Studio 1974 isaMajorAdditiontotheTowerofPower Discography, an Unreleased, Live-in-the-Studio Broadcast from WLIR in Long Island on May 14, 1974

  • The 2-CD Set Captures the Band at an Artistic and Commercial Peak, Fresh from Releasing the Album Back to Oakland

  • Includes Such Classic, Early ToP Cuts as "You're Still a Young Man," "Down to the Nightclub," "So Very Hard to Go," "Time Will Tell" and "What Is Hip?"

  • Features Lenny Williams on Vocals

  • Combines the Exceptional Fidelity of a Studio Album with the Intensity of a Live Performance

  • Liner Notes by Noted R&B Producer Leo Sacks, Featuring Quotes from Band Founder and Leader Emilio Castillo

  • Added Photos

  • Fully Authorized by Tower of Power 


    TOWER OF POWER: Hipper Than Hip (Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow)—Live on the Air & in the Studio 1974 (2-CD Set)

    On May 14, 1974, Tower of Power went to radio station WLIR in Hempstead, Long Island and played a live-in-the-studio show that set the station ablaze as well as the radios of any listeners that were lucky enough to hear it.

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    Lisa Fischer

    • Lisa Fischer Is One of the Featured Backup Singers in the Hit Documentary 20 Feet from Stardom

    • Fischer Has Sung on Every Rolling Stones Tour Since the '80s, and Has Supplied Backup Vocals for Everybody from Sting to Tina Turner to
      Luther Vandross

    • So Intense Is the Only Solo Album She Has Released During Her Long and Distinguished Career

    • Includes Three Hits Featuring the #1 Song "How Can I Ease the Pain," Which Won a Grammy for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance in 1992

    • Production by Luther Vandross and Narada Michael Walden

    • Deluxe Edition Includes Four Bonus Tracks

    • Liner Notes by Pat Thomas 


    LISA FISCHER: So Intense CD (Deluxe Edition) 

    Anybody who has seen the documentary 20 Feet from Stardom knows that the title of this album is an apt one when it comes to Lisa Fischer.

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    The Obsessed

    • The Obsessed Frontman Scott "Wino" Weinrich Is an American Metal Legend, Hailed by Everybody from Henry Rollins to Dave Grohl to Ian MacKaye

    • The Church Within Has Never Been Reissued at Retail in Either CD or LP Format

    • Both Formats Feature Two Bonus Tracks, One Unreleased

    • Both Formats Include Added Photos and Original Album Art with Lyrics

    • Both Formats Also Include a New Note from Wino Himself

    • Double 180-Gram Vinyl Release Inside Gatefold Album



    THE OBSESSED: The Church Within CD and LP

     Biker metal, doom metal, stoner metal…whatever metal subgenre you want to fit him into, Scott “Wino” Weinrich has been at the forefront of it for over thirty years.

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    The Alabama State Troupers

    • The Alabama State Troupers: Road Show Is a Certified Cult Classic and One of the Best Live Albums of Its Era

    • Real Gone Music's Release Is the First Authorized, Full-Length Reissue of This Album Ever in Any Format

    • The Album Features Memphis Music Mainstay Don Nix, Muscle Shoals-Based Back-Up Singer Jeanie Greene and Blues Legend Furry Lewis

    • Back-Up Band Includes Guitarists Wayne Perkins and Tippy Armstrong, Vocalists Marlin Greene and Brenda Patterson, Keyboardist Clayton Ivey, Bassist Bob Wray and Other Stellar Sidemen

    • Includes Original Gatefold Album Art

    • Liner Notes by Chris Morris Feature Exclusive Quotes from Don Nix

    • Photos 



    One of the great, lost, legendary live albums in ‘70s rock finally sees a legitimate, full-length release with Real Gone Music’s deluxe, two-CD issue of The Alabama State Troupers: Road Show.

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    Free Shipping!

    Free shipping to our customers for the first week of October!  The offer's good for any domestic orders of any size for any title we're offering for sale on our website, including our brand-new releases from now thru October 6, 2013



    • Long Out of Print 1984 Album from German Post-Punk/New Wave Band Belfegore

    • Produced by Famed Krautrock Producer Conny Plank (Kraftwerk, Neu!, Cluster, Guru Guru)

    • Includes Six Bonus Tracks

    • "All That I Wanted" Was Featured in David Fincher's Film Adaptation
      of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

    • Notes and Design by Long-Time Fan Tom D. Kline 


     BELFEGORE: Belfegore (Deluxe Edition). CD

     Perhaps best known (until director David Fincher used “All That I Wanted” in his 2011 film adaptation of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo) for opening for U2 on their Unforgettable Fire tour, Belfegore started out as a German new wave band, but by the time this, their 1984 major label debut for Elektra, came out, they had moved in a harder, more industrial direction.

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    Tompall and the Glaser Brothers

    • Two Albums from the Outlaw Country Harmony Group Led by the Late, Great Tompall Glaser

    • Features the #2 Hit "Lovin' Her Was Easier (Than Anything
      I'll Ever Do Again)”

    • Notes by Colin Escott Feature Quotes from All Three
      Glaser Brothers 

     TOMPALL AND THE GLASER BROTHERS: Lovin’ Her Was Easier/After All These Years. CD

     With the recent passing of the great Tompall Glaser, it was time to reissue these two records, the fruit of the Glaser Brothers’ brief reunion in the early ‘80s, both released on the Elektra label.

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    Patti Page: Christmas with Patti Page (Deluxe Edition)

    • Patti Page's 1955 Christmas Album for the Mercury Label, Finally Back in Print

    • Includes Six Bonus Tracks, Four Licensed from the Patti Page Estate

    • Features Original 1955 Album Cover Art

    • Annotated by Patti Page's Nephew Timothy Akers

    • Mastered by Mike Milchner of SonicVision 


    PATTI PAGE: Christmas with Patti Page (Deluxe Edition). CD

    Much like Percy Faith’s Music of Christmas, which Real Gone Music reissued last year, Christmas with Patti Page (not to be confused with the later album on the Columbia label) proved so popular that Mercury released multiple incarnations of the record.

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    Bobby Darin

    Bobby Darin's Classic 1960 Christmas Album Reissued in Stereo for the First Time Ever

    Includes Bonus Track, "Christmas Auld Lang Syne"

    Liner Notes by Darin Expert James Ritz

    Booklet Includes Rare Picture Sleeves


    BOBBY DARIN: The 25th Day of December with Bobby Darin. CD

     Bobby Darin was probably the most versatile and fearless vocalist of his generation, fully capable and willing to tackle The Great American Songbook, rock and roll and even folk music with his impeccable phrasing and warm tone.

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