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Legacy Announces Brecker Brothers, Etta James & Sarah Vaughan Boxed Sets

‘Complete Albums’ collections will be available Aug. 28

Sarah Vaughan at the 1971 Monterey Jazz Festival
Etta James
The Brecker Brothers

Legacy Recordings has announced three new “Complete Album Collections” from the Sony Music archives: the Brecker Brothers The Complete Arista Albums Collection (Arista/Legacy, with 8 titles, 8 CDs); Etta James’ The Complete Private Music Blues, Rock ‘N’ Soul Albums Collection (Private Music/RCA/Legacy, 7 titles, 7 CDs); and Sarah Vaughan’s The Complete Columbia Albums Collection (Columbia/Legacy, 4 titles, 4 CDs).

These titles will be available at the website, as well as at retail starting August 28th through Legacy Recordings. These three new entries follow the first 19 box sets in the series, released through in 2011-2012: Dave Brubeck Quartet, Stanley Clarke, Miles Davis (2009), George Duke, Stan Getz, Dexter Gordon, Billie Holiday, The Mahavishnu Orchestra, Wynton Marsalis, Charles Mingus, Thelonious Monk, Return To Forever, Woody Shaw, Wayne Shorter, Grover Washington Jr. and Weather Report 1971-1975 (all on Columbia/Legacy); and Paul Desmond and Nina Simone (on RCA/Legacy).

The new titles in the series are as follows:


1. The Brecker Brothers (Arista AL 4037, 1975)

2. Back to Back (Arista AL 4061, 1976)

3. Don’t Stop the Music (Arista AL 4122, 1977)

4. Heavy Metal Be-Bop (Arista AB 4185, 1978)

5. Detente (Arista AB 4272, 1980)

6. Straphangin’ (Arista AL 9550, 1981)

7. Blue Montreux (Arista AB 4224, 1979)

8. Blue Montreux II (Arista AB 4245, 1979)

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