Argo (Chicago-based jazz label, 1955-1965)

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Argo discography (1956-1965): http://www.bsnpubs.com/chess/argo600.html

Annotation last modified on 2013-05-21 14:43 UTC.

Releases

Release Artist Format Tracks Date Country Catalog# Barcode
Chamber Music of the New Jazz Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 9 LP-602
Flute 'N the Blues James Moody 12" Vinyl 10 LP-603
Count 'em 88 The Ahmad Jamal Trio Vinyl 9 LP-610
Ramsey Lewis and His Gentlemen of Swing The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 9 LP-611
Been So Long / My One and Only Dream The Pastels 7" Vinyl 2 5287
Moody's Mood for Love James Moody 12" Vinyl 8 LP 613
You Never Loved Me / Book of Love The Monotones Vinyl 2 5290
So Far Away / Don’t Knock The Pastels 7" Vinyl 2 5314
Ramsey Lewis and the Gentlemen of Jazz, Volume 2 The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 8 LP 627, LP-627
Volume IV The Ahmad Jamal Trio 12" Vinyl 10 LP-636
Last Train From Overbrook James Moody 12" Vinyl 11 LP 637-S
Perform a Tribute to Cifford Brown Lem Winchester & The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 8 LP-642-S
Breakin' It Up Barry Harris 12" Vinyl 8 LP-644
Ahmad Jamal at the Pershing: But Not for Me Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 8 LPS-628
It / Don't Say Bye Bye Ron & Bill Vinyl 2 5350
This Should Go On Forever / Pardon Mr. Gordon Rod Bernard 7" Vinyl 2 5327
Portfolio of Ahmad Jamal Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 15 LP-2638
An Hour With the Ramsey Lewis Trio The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 12 LP 645
Jamal at the Penthouse (mono) Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 9 LP-646 [none]
James Moody James Moody 12" Vinyl 8 LP-648-S
A Night at the Vanguard The Kenny Burrell Trio CD 8 LP 655 [none]
Jamal at the Penthouse (stereo) Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 9 LPS-646
Space Flight Sam Lazar, Grant Green 12" Vinyl 10 LPS-4002
Art Art Farmer CD 8 HBIM 5024651 4988031106051
At Last! Etta James 12" Vinyl 10 LPS 4003 [none]
Blue Lou The Lou McGarity Big Eight 12" Vinyl 12 LP 654
Happy Moods Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 10 LP-662 [none]
Early in the Morning Lorez Alexandria With The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 10 LP 663
Stretching Out The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 10 LP 665
Hey! It's James Moody James Moody 12" Vinyl 10 LP-666
Introducing Roland Kirk Rahsaan Roland Kirk 12" Vinyl 6 LP 669 [none]
In Chicago The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 9 LP 671, LP-671
Meet the Jazztet Art Farmer & Benny Golson Vinyl 10 LPS-664
You Always Hurt the One You Love Clarence Henry 12" Vinyl 12 LP 4009 [none]
Jamal at the Pershing, Vol. 2 The Ahmad Jamal Trio 12" Vinyl 11 LP-667
Big City Sounds The Jazztet, Art Farmer & Benny Golson 12" Vinyl 9 LP 672
Listen to the Ahmad Jamal Quintet The Ahmad Jamal Quintet 12" Vinyl 10 LP-673
Playtime Buddy Rich and his Buddies Vinyl 8 LP-676
More Music From The Soil The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 9 LP-680
Never On Sunday The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 10 LP-686
The Second Time Around Etta James 12" Vinyl 10 LPS-4011
Sound of Christmas The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 10 LPS-687 [none]
Etta James Sings for Lovers Etta James 12" Vinyl 10 LP-4018 [none]
Dorothy Ashby Dorothy Ashby 12" Vinyl 10 LP 690
Another Bag James Moody 12" Vinyl 7 LP-695
Dig Him! Gene Ammons / Sonny Stitt 12" Vinyl 10 LP-697
Snap Your Fingers Al Grey Vinyl 8 LP-700
Country Meets the Blues The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 10 LP-701
Breakthrough Gene Shaw Quintet 12" Vinyl 8 LP-707
Rearin' Back Sonny Stitt Vinyl 7 LP709
Diggin' the Chicks Bill Leslie 12" Vinyl 7 LP-710
All of You Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 7 LPS-691
Sound of Spring Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 10 LPS 693
Just Jug Gene Ammons 12" Vinyl 8 LPS-698
Bossa Nova Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 9 LPS 705
Macanudo Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 8 LPS 712
Pushover / I Can't Hold It in Any More Etta James 7" Vinyl 2 5437
The Blues, Volume 1 Various Artists 12" Vinyl 12 LP-4026
The Blues, Volume 2 Various Artists 12" Vinyl 11 LP-4027
Pot Luck The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 10 LP-715
Basie Is Our Boss Frank Foster 12" Vinyl 6 LP-717
Poinciana Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 8 LP-719
Signifyin' Lou Donaldson 12" Vinyl 6 LP-724
Poinciana Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 8 LPS-719
Barefoot Sunday Blues (stereo) The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 10 LPS-723
Etta James Top Ten Etta James Vinyl 10
Having a Ball Al Grey 12" Vinyl 8
Rocks the House Etta James Vinyl 8 LP 4032
Mo' Rock Baby Face Willette CD 8
The Blues, Volume 3 Various Artists 12" Vinyl 12 LP-4034 [none]
Live at Bohemian Caverns Ramsey Lewis Trio (unknown) 14 LP 741 [none]
The Blues, Volume 4 Various Artists 12" Vinyl 12 LP-4042
Bach to the Blues The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 9 LP 732
Naked City Theme Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 6 LP-733
Possum Head Lou Donaldson 12" Vinyl 8 LP-734
Desert Winds Illinois Jacquet with Kenny Burrell 12" Vinyl 7 LP-735
Comin’ On Strong James Moody 12" Vinyl 8 LP-740
Summer Dawn Sahib Shihab 12" Vinyl 5 LP-742
My Main Man Sonny Stitt & Bennie Green 12" Vinyl 7 LP 744 [none]
More Sounds of Christmas The Ramsey Lewis Trio 12" Vinyl 10 LP-745
Bosses of the Ballad Illinois Jacquet 12" Vinyl 12 LP-746
Cole Slaw Lou Donaldson 12" Vinyl 8 LP-747 [none]
Naked City Theme Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 6 LPS-733
Comin’ On Strong James Moody 12" Vinyl 8 LPS-740
You Better Believe Me The Ramsey Lewis Trio + Jean DuShon 12" Vinyl 12 LP-750
The Roar of the Greasepaint - The Smell of the Crowd (mono) Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 11 LP-751
Extensions Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 4 LP-758
Musty Rusty Lou Donaldson Vinyl 6 LP-759
Soul Sounds The Three Souls Vinyl 9 LPS-4044
The Roar of the Greasepaint - The Smell of the Crowd (stereo) Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 11 LPS-751
Spectrum Illinois Jacquet 12" Vinyl 9 LPS-754
Extensions Ahmad Jamal 12" Vinyl 4
Ahmad Jamal at the Pershing: But Not for Me Ahmad Jamal CD 8 UCCC-9006 4988005295811
My Main Man Sonny Stitt & Bennie Green CD 7 UCCC-9077 4988005354211
Desert Winds Illinois Jacquet with Kenny Burrell CD 7 LP-735
Chamber Music of the New Jazz Ahmad Jamal CD 9 LP-602 602498625736
Many Moods Al Russ Orchestra 12" Vinyl 12 LP 618
Free Benny Golson Quartet 12" Vinyl 6 LP-716