After graduating from Llano High School, James enlisted in the U. Army Air Corps in 1944, and served as a crew member of a B-17 bomber.Before shipping out to England, he married Velma Alene Trammell Deats, also from Llano, on November 24, 1944. After being honorably discharged at the end of World War II, James took advantage of the G. Bill to enroll in the University of Texas at Austin.Louis Sizzlers • Underworld—Beaucoup Fish reissue • VARIOUS ARTISTS—Soul Jazz records Presents: Soul of a Nation: Afro-Centric Visions in the Age • Veils—Nux Vomica CD/LP • War On Drugs—Deeper Understanding CD/LP • Williams, Hank—Alone & Forsaken the Demos • Wilson, Dan—Re-Covered deluxe • Zanes, Dane—Lead Belly Baby o VINYL HIGHLIGHTS: • B Girls—Bad Not Evil • Cage The Elephant—Unpeeled • Chilton, Alex—Man alled Destruction • Coltrane, John—Plays The Blues limited eed gatefolddition 180gm w/laminate jacket • Colvin, Shawn—Few Small Repairs • Evans, Bill—Paris Concert: Edition Two Limited-ed. • MORE surprises hidden inside, for you to figure out!
• Vagabonds—Storm • VARIOUS ARTISTS: The Passion of Charlie Parker Ben Monder, Madeleine Peyroux, Melody Gardot, and Gregory Porter, this ‘musical play’ follows the narrative arc of Bird’s life. And, we carry assorted related sundries, such as posters and postcards, Sony, Maxell and Skullcandy headphones, Discwasher record and music care products, Maxell blank tape and accessories, record sleeves and record-jacket protectors. Any interest in purchasing music featured on this site must be channeled through the stores.• Saliers, Emily—Murmuration Nation • Sill, Judy—Judee Sill • Trans Am—Sex Change • Widowspeak—Expect The Best • Acacia Strain—Gravebloom • Adams, Bryan—Wembley Live 1996 • Beach Boys—Sunshine Tomorrow • Beach House—B-Sides & Rarities • Beau Brummels—Very Best Of: Complete Singles • Broadbent, Alan/London Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra—Developing Story CD/LP • Burning Ghosts—Reclamation • Cash Box Kings—Royal Mint • Celtic Frost reissues—This Is The Sounds, Innocence & Wrath, Into The Pandemonium, Morbid Tales, To Mega Therion, Vanity/Nemesis, Native Heart CD/LP • Chesnutt, Cody—My Love Divine Degree CD/LP • Coleman, Steve—Morphogenesis • Dear Hunter—Act I II III • Depeche Mode—Exciter, Playing The Angel reissues • Duvelle, Charles/Hisham Mayet—Photographs of Charles Duvelle: Disques Ocora Duvelle’s pioneering field recordings from Africa, southeast Asia and beyond…comes with coffee table book. • Congos—Heart of the Congos • Cranberries—Everybody Else is Doing It So Why Can’t We • Culture—Two Sevens Clash reissue • Cure, The—Greatest Hits Acoustic • Cure, The—Greatest Hits limited-edition 2LP • Difranco, ani—Binary • Erasure—World Be Gone • Fall, The—Perverted By Language • From First To Last—Dear Diary…• Floating Points—Reflections: Mojave Desert in Luaka Bop CD/LP • Harris, Calvin—Funk Wav Bounces Vol 1 • I. Y.’s—Bodyguard Death Grips side project CD/LP • JL—Tech n9ne Presents Dibkis • Kozelek, Mark/Sean Yeaton—Yellow Kitchen • Lany—Lany CD/LP • Lauderdale, Jim—London Southern • Levent—Levent • Male Gaze—Miss Taken Henry Rollins-approved. • Gaudi—Magnetic • Ghost Bath—Moonlover • Gibbs, Joe—African Dub Chapter Two • Holt, John—1000 Volts of Holt on Trojan • John, Elton—Tumbleweed Connection, Honky Chateau • Little Steven—Soulfire 2LP of the first solo record from Little Steven in almost 20 years now out on vinyl.He was an avid bridge player, a hobby he passed on to both his sons.He also loved to square dance; he and Velma were members of the Bexar Squares Club for over 50 years.As she had everywhere she lived, she became heavily involved in the community and made strong friendships.