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Jazz CrusadersTough Talk (1963 – single LP) ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1963. Very Good+ ... $9.99
Great early Crusaders stuff,and like many of their 60s sides, filled with memorable soul jazz that would become the template for a sound that would become the face of popular jazz for decades. The songs are almost all short, hard-cracking originals, and they've all got that tight LA groove that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original black label pressing. Cover has some wear.)

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Jazz Members Big BandMay Day ... LP
Sea Breeze, 1984. Near Mint- ... $0.99
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Jazz PickersCommand Performance – The Jazz Pickers Featuring Red Norvo ... LP
EmArcy, Late 50s. Very Good+ ... $13.99
A cool little set from bassist Harry Babasin – a 50s album from his Jazz Pickers combo, a group who mostly handles stringed instruments picked, or plucked, in a very groovy way! The approach has distinct west coast 50s elements – and given that Red Norvo's working with them here on ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Mercury pressing with deep groove.)

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Jazz PickersJazz Pickers – For Moderns Only ... LP
EmArcy, Late 50s. Very Good+ ... $6.99
The "pickers" in the group's name refers to the way they play – tight and plucked, in the manner of some of the work of the Chico Hamilton quintet of the late 50s. No surprise, the group features Chico's reedman Buddy Collette on flute, and cellist Harry Babasin on cello (natch!) ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label pressing with drummer logo and deep groove. Cover has a split top seam.)

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Francois JeanneauTechniques Douces ... LP
Owl (France), 1976. Very Good+ ... $5.99
Free-flowing and angular reed work from Francois Jeanneau – a fair bit more soulful than you might guess from the "techniques" in the title! The setting is relaxed and almost informal, but moves along with that subtle sense of groove that often marked the best Owl Records sessions ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Inner City pressing. Cover has a small split on the bottom seam, some light wear, and some marker on the back.)

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Jack JennyJack Jenny & His Orchestra (10 inch LP) ... LP
Columbia, Late 30s. Good+ ... $9.99
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(Cover is in good shape. Vinyl plays with some clicks and crackles.)

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Budd JohnsonFrench Cookin' ... LP
Argo, 1963. Very Good ... $14.99
Groovy little record that has this funky tenor giant playing a bunch of tracks with a Frenchy feel to them. Budd's joined by Hank Jones on piano, plus Kenny Burrell on guitar, and a nice Latin rhythm section that includes Joe Venuto on vibes and marimba and Willie Rodriguez on percussion. The ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Argo pressing with deep groove. Cover & labels have a drillhole. Cover has some light wear.)

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Harold JohnsonWide Open ... LP
Revue, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... $19.99
One of the few rare albums cut by this great LA-based soul jazz pianist! Harold's first two featured his highly percussive sextet, but this one's got Harold solo as the leader, with backing by a group that includes Woody "Fats" Theus on conga, and Daniel Ramos on guitar. Johnson's piano ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout hole, notches, and some wear.)

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New James P JohnsonDaddy Of The Piano (10 inch LP) ... LP
Decca, 1950. Very Good- ... $9.99
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(Cover has some aging and a bit of seam splitting.)

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James P JohnsonRare Solos ... LP
Riverside, Early 20s. Very Good ... $9.99
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JJ JohnsonGoodies ... LP
RCA, 1965. Very Good+ ... $9.99
One of the lesser-known JJ Johnson albums of the mid 60s – and nice little session that's done with a fresh sort of style! The album's got JJ playing mostly with larger arrangements – penned by Dick Hyman, Slide Hampton, and Billy Byaers – in modes that range from upbeat, mod, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
( Original black label stereo pressing.)

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New JJ JohnsonJ Is For Jazz ... LP
Columbia, Late 50s. Very Good+ ... $14.99
One of JJ's nicer-grooving albums for Columbia from the 50s – recorded without Kai Winding, and with a quartet that includes Bobby Jaspar on tenor, either Tommy Flanagan or Hank Jones on piano, Percy Heath or Wilbur Little on bass, and Elvin Jones on drums. Tracks are short, with a sharp-edge ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(6 eye pressing with a deep groove. Cover has some wear.)

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New JJ Johnson QuintetJJ! In Person ... LP
Columbia, Early 60s. Very Good- ... $1.99
Hard-grooving stuff from JJ – played with a lot more bite than usual, and recorded live with a group that features Nat Adderley, Tommy Flanagan, and Albert Heath. Tracks include "Now's The Time", "Misterioso", "Walkin", and "Tune Up" – jazz ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Side 1 has a mark that clicks on tracks two through four. Cover has some light wear and a couple of small stains.)

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JJ Johnson, Kai Winding, Benny Green, & Willie DenJazz Workshop Vol 1 – Trombone Rapport (10 inch LP) ... LP
Debut, Early 50s. Very Good- ... $59.99
One of the best early albums on the legendary Debut label – a unique 4 trombone session that features the talents of JJ Johnson, Kai Winding, Benny Green, and Willie Dennis – all set to rhythm by the trio of John Lewis on piano, Charles Mingus on bass, and Art Taylor on drums! The ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(In really great shape overall – with nice clean vinyl. Cover has some light wear, but is nice overall too.)

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JJ Johnson, Kai Winding, Benny Green, & Willie DenJazz Workshop Vol 2 – Trombone Rapport (10 inch LP) ... LP
Debut, Early 50s. Very Good- ... $58.99
A unique 4 trombone session that features the talents of JJ Johnson, Kai Winding, Benny Green, and Willie Dennis – all set to rhythm by the trio of John Lewis on piano, Charles Mingus on bass, and Art Taylor on drums! The players all get plenty of room to solo – stretching out nicely ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Vinyl is clean, with light marks. Cover has light wear, but is intact and nice overall.)

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Wayne JohnsonArrowhead ... LP
Inner City, 1980. Near Mint- ... $0.99
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(Cover has some wear on the spine.)

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Pete JollyImpossible ... LP
Metrojazz, 1959. Very Good ... $14.99
An unusual early set from pianist Pete Jolly – with just accompaniment on bass from Ralph Pena. Great cover, too! LP, Vinyl record album

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Pete Jolly & His TrioHello, Jolly! ... LP
AVA, 1964. Sealed ... $2.99
Not the Hello Dolly album you might guess from the title, but instead a wonderfully groovy batch of tracks from pianist Pete Jolly – an album done with great larger arrangements from Dick Hazard and Dick Grove, and a tight vibe that makes the set one of Pete's grooviest albums ever! Pete's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Sealed, but shrinkwrap has a small bit of marker.)

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New Boogaloo Joe JonesWhat It Is ... LP
Prestige, Early 70s. Very Good- ... $39.99
Killer funkiness from Boogaloo Joe Jones! Grover Washington Jr makes an incredible appearance here – sounding much harder and heavier than on some of his Kudu recordings – more of a gritty soul jazz player, working beautifully alongside the sharp guitar of Boogaloo Joe Jones, and the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has wear, a cut corner, a mostly split spine, and some splitting on the other seams.)
Also available What It Is ... LP 9.99

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Elvin JonesBrother John ... LP
Palo Alto, 1984. Near Mint- ... $11.99
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(Quicksilver pressing.)

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Elvin JonesImpulse Years ... LP
Impulse, 1960s. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... $5.99
Most of the tracks on this 2 LP set are not from Jones' solo records but rather songs under the direction of others, mainly John Coltrane but also Frank Foster and Sonny Rollins. Some of the Coltrane titles are the drum solo from "Pursuance", "Impressions", "Your Lady" ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner and some wear.)

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Elvin Jones & McCoy TynerReunited (aka Love & Peace) ... LP
Blackhawk, 1982. Near Mint- ... $13.99
A surprisingly wonderful album from these two Coltrane bandmembers – reunited here in the early 80s, working in a mode that's very much in keeping with their rich spiritual jazz legacy! The group on the album's a quintet – with Pharoah Sanders on tenor, Richard Davis on bass, and Jean-P ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo stamp and a few light creases.)

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Hank JonesGet Happy – More Jazz In 2 Keys ... LP
Music Minus One, Early 60s. Very Good Gatefold ... $4.99
An early set from the MMO series – with Hank Jones on piano, Mundell Lowe on guitar, and Montego Joe on congas! LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes book. Vinyl has two short clicks, and cover has two small traces of old tape.)

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Philly Joe JonesBlues For Dracula ... LP
Riverside, 1958. Very Good ... $6.99
Arguably the best album that Philly Joe Jones ever cut as a leader – and a straight ahead set of soulful hardbop tunes played in the company of an excellent group! The set fits with with some of the super-hip soul jazz sides coming out on Riverside and Jazzland during the late 50s – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese reissue pressing. Side 2 has a mark that clicks on track one. Cover has initials in marker a few times, and light stains on the back.)

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Philly Joe JonesDrum Song ... LP
Galaxy/Milestone, 1978. Near Mint- ... $4.99
Not as full on and bombastic as some of Philly Joe Jones heavy thunder recordings from the late 50s – but two nice albums recorded during one set of sessions for Galaxy Records at the end of the 70s! The quality of the material here is high – as Jones is working here with sidemen that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch.)

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Philly Joe Jones & Elvin JonesPhilly Joe Jones & Elvin Jones Together! ... LP
Atlantic, 1961. Good+ ... $3.99
A stunner of an album – and one that definitely draws plenty power from the double drummers in the lead! The set's way different than most of Elvin Jones' other work of the time – and is even more hard-hitting than some of the Philly Joe Jones sessions too – and, unusual for ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Red & purple label pressing. Cover has some wear, aging, moisture stains, splitting and peeling bottom seam and old library info cards partially removed from the back. Label has a library sticker.)

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New Quincy JonesAround The World ... LP
Mercury, Early 60s. Very Good Gatefold ... $4.99
Groovy big band material, with that very cool 60s Quincy Jones sound! The record has a global gimmick – as Quincy makes a trip around the world, playing tunes associated with various nations, like "Under Paris Skies", "Dear Old Stockholm", "Come Back To Sorrento" ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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New Quincy JonesBirth Of A Band (2LP pressing – The Birth Of A Band/The Great Wide World Of Quincy Jones) ... LP
Mercury/EmArcy, Late 50s. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... $2.99
A great 80s EmArcy two-fer from Q's Mercury years! The Birth Of A Band is a very swingin', very groovy early album from Quincy – one that's clearly in the big band mode, but handled with soulful touches that really set it apart from the genre! The band is a great one all the way through ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch and, a piece of clear tape on the spine, and WGN pen on back.)

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New Quincy JonesGolden Boy ... LP
Mercury, 1964. Very Good ... $4.99
A sweet bridge between Quincy's big band recordings and his groovier soundtrack work of the mid 60s – as the record combines straight jazzy grooving with some of the cooler elements of Quincy's soundtrack scores, like stepping strings, wordless voices, and a breathy mellow groove that floats ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Red label pressing with deep groove. Cover has a small cutout hole.)

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Quincy JonesNdeda ... LP
Mercury, 1972. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... $6.99
Despite the fact that this album's got an African-sounding name, and features a painting of Quincy in tribal garb, the album's actually a compilation of his 60's stuff for Mercury – which was not very Afro-funky, but which is still pretty darn groovy! The record's got his stunning cut "S ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear.)

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Quincy JonesSounds & Stuff Like That ... LP
A&M, 1978. Very Good ... $0.99
The Dude at the height of his powers – serving up a smooth blend of soul and jazz that set the standard for an entire generation! As with some of his other 70s albums, Quincy's working here with a host of great talents that make the record sizzle – guests that include Hubert Laws, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch.)

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New Quincy JonesWalking In Space ... LP
CTI/A&M, 1969. Very Good- Gatefold ... $3.99
One of the greatest Quincy Jones albums of all time! The record's a spacey jazz masterpiece – and it combine's Quincy's soulful soundtrack vision with the excellent production talents of Creed Taylor, for a monster album of long drawn out cuts that mix soul jazz with more sophisticated ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Gray label pressing. Cover has light wear, some small stains, and partially split top and bottom seams.)

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Quincy JonesYou've Got It Bad Girl ... LP
A&M, 1973. Very Good- ... $6.99
Sweet funky Q for the 70s – easily one of the coolest albums ever from Quincy Jones! The album's got a very heavy electric vibe – one that's kind of a laidback take on the styles that Jones was forging in some of his 70s soundtrack work – served up with massive work on the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear.)

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Thad Jones & Mel LewisCentral Park North ... LP
Solid State, 1969. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $6.99
Excellent work from the team of Thad Jones and Mel Lewis – arguably one of their best albums from the late 60s, and a set that's got some really great funky big band numbers! There's a nice bouncing groove to the group that they normally don't have – possibly because Richard Davis is ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Thad Jones & Mel LewisConsummation ... LP
Blue Note, 1970. Very Good Gatefold ... $4.99
One of the greatest records ever cut by the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra – way way more than a big band jazz session, and a fantastically hip batch of grooves that encompasses a wealth of styles! The Jones/Lewis group could sometimes sound a bit clunky and overhashed – but on this ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Liberty/UA pressing. Cover has light wear, age spots and a center split in the bottom seam.)

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New Thad Jones & Mel LewisLive In Munich ... LP
Horizon, 1977. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $2.99
Titles include "Come Sunday", "Central Park North", "A That's Freedom", "Mornin Reverend", and "Mach II". LP, Vinyl record album

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Thad Jones & Mel LewisPresenting Thad Jones, Mel Lewis & The Jazz Orchestra ... LP
Solid State, Late 60s. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $6.99
One of the hippest large American ensembles of the late 60s – almost a US equivalent to the groovy sound of the Clark Boland Big Band over in Europe! Trumpeter Thad Jones and drummer Mel Lewis had already made some great music together on their own – but once they came together in a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Thad Jones & Mel LewisThad Jones/Mel Lewis (Blue Note Reissue Series) ... LP
Blue Note, Late 60s. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... $2.99
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(Cover has some wear.)

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Clifford JordanSoul Fountain ... LP
Vortex, 1966. Very Good ... $14.99
A very unusual album from Clifford Jordan – a session of shorter soul jazz numbers cut in the years between his earlier hardbop albums and his later, more righteous sounds of the 70s! The style here is straightforward and to the point – very much in the Atlantic soul jazz style of the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo. Cover has a promo sticker, cutout hole, some flaking on the opening, and a name in marker on back.)

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Duke JordanJealousy ... LP
Marshmallow (Japan), 1983. Very Good+ ... $19.99
Features Jesper Lundgard on bass and Ed Thigpen on drums! LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes insert.)

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Richie KamucaWest Coast Jazz In Hi Fi ... LP
Hi Fi, 1959. Very Good ... $19.99
A hard-swinging session that's much hipper than you might guess from the "hi fi" or "west coast" in the title – recorded with none of the cliches that both tags might make you think – and instead a well-crafted set of solos from the mighty Richie Kamuca! Back in the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing. Cover has light wear, a spot of sticker residue, some bits of stuck-on paper and some peeling along the spine, some light stains, and a name in pen on the back.)

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Artie KaplanConfessions Of A Male Chauvinist Pig ... LP
Hopi, 1972. Near Mint- ... $5.99
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Fumio KarashimaEtranger ... LP
Polydor (Japan), 1986. Near Mint- ... $14.99
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Mickey KatzStar Of Broadway's Borschtcapades (10 inch LP) ... LP
Capitol, Early 50s. Near Mint- ... $1.99
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(A beautiful copy!)

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Bob KeeneBob Keene & Orchestra (10 inch LP) ... LP
GNP, Mid 50s. Very Good ... $29.99
Players include Conrad Gozzo and Maynard Ferguson on trumpets, Joe Mondragon on guitar, and Milt Bernhardt on trombone! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear, but is nice overall.)

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Roger KellawayCreation ... LP
Greene Street, 1984. Sealed ... Just Sold Out!
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Jack Kelly TrioMost Beautiful Girl In The World ... LP
Jubilee, Late 50s. Very Good+ ... $59.99
A nice little album of saloony piano work from Jack Kelly – one that's got a spare, stripped-down sound that makes you feel like you're watching Jack work in the smokey backroom of some older nightspot! The trio features bass work by George Shaw and drums by Jack Saunders – but George's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy black label pressing, with full color logo and deep groove. Cover has a split bottom seam.)

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Joe Kelly & His Four Plus OneLive From The Chicago Gold Coast Gaslight Club ... LP
Gaslight, 1977. Near Mint- ... $5.99
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(Cover has some wear and appears to have been signed by the artist.)

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Stan KentonCuban Fire ... LP
Capitol, 1956. Very Good ... $6.99
One of Kenton's greatest records, and the one in which he proves his dedication to Latin styles, by serving up a killer batch of Afro-Cuban tracks with an incredibly authentic feel. The great Johnny Richards handled the arrangements, and the tracks are long and drawn out, with plenty of solo space ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label pressing.)

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Stan KentonKenton With Voices ... LP
Capitol, 1957. Very Good+ ... $4.99
Sublime vocal work from Stan Kenton – some of his best experiments with voice! Kenton With Voices is from 1957 – and features a quartet called The Modern Men, singing in styles that are very much in the mode of classic Four Freshmen work with Pete Rugolo, plus some occasional solo ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original turquoise label pressing. Cover has a half split top seam and remnants of a price sticker.)

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Stan KentonNational Anthems Of The World ... LP
Creative World/GNP, 1972. Sealed 2LP ... $0.99
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Stan KentonNew Concepts Of Artistry In Rhythm (10 inch LP) ... LP
Capitol, 1952. Very Good+ ... $9.99
Beautiful modernist work from Kenton – one of the first albums to cull his genius together as a whole, filled with the kind of tracks that perfectly sum up his unique approach at the time! If you've ever wondered what makes Kenton so great, this is the album to begin with – as it's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover is stained on the bottom 3 inches.)

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Stan KentonStan Kenton Conducts The Los Angeles Neophonic Orchestra ... LP
Capitol, 1965. Very Good Gatefold ... $0.99
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Stan KentonStandards In Silhouette ... LP
Capitol, 1959. Very Good+ ... $5.99
Late Kenton on Capitol – but great Kenton too! In a way, Stan was almost best when he was working with standards – as on a set like this, he has an incredible way of transforming the sound of familiar numbers into something dark, moody, and modern. It's amazing to hear the way he ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label pressing with a sticker on one side. Cover has a cutout hole, and sticker remnants on each side.)

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Stan KentonWagner ... LP
Capitol, Mid 60s. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $9.99
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(Rainbow label pressing,)

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Stan Kenton/June Christy/Four FreshmenRoad Show Vol 1 ... LP
Creative World, 1959. Very Good+ ... $0.49
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New Robin KenyattaGypsy Man ... LP
Atlantic, 1973. Very Good+ ... $5.99
Sweet electric funk from Robin Kenyatta – but a set with some slightly complicated moments too! The album's a bit like some of Yusef Lateef's more electric moments on Atlantic, although probably not as cerebral overall – and Robin plays a range of reeds, including alto, flute, and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo. Cover has two promo stickers on the front, a center split in the bottom seam, and clear tape over a split top seam.)

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Barney KesselBarney Kessel Vol 2 (10 inch LP) ... LP
Contemporary, Mid 50s. Good+ ... $18.99
A wonderful laid back LP from Barney Kessel, with a mellow west coast feel throughout. Kessel's got a nice sympathetic quintet supporting him on this date, with Bob Cooper, Claude Williamson, Monty Budwig and Shelly Manne. 8 numbers in all, including "Speak Low", "Love Is Here To ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Vinyl plays with some light crackles. Cover has light wear.)

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Barney KesselMusic To Listen To Barney Kessel By – Barney Kessel Vol 4 ... LP
Contemporary, 1957. Very Good ... $11.99
A classic Kessel album for Contemporary – one that features Barney's guitar in a set of slightly larger backings, all arranged by Barney himself! The approach is a bit different from some of Kessel's more stripped-down albums of the time – as Barney works with instrumentation that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Yellow label pressing with a deep groove. Cover has a name stamp, a strip of tape on the spine, and a small mark from sticker removal.)

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Barney KesselSwingin' Party At Contemporary ... LP
Contemporary, 1960. Near Mint- ... $6.99
A tight little set from Barney – recorded in 1960 at a back room studio at Contemporary with a small live audience! Kessel and his guitar are joined by Marvin Jenkins on piano and flute, Gary Peacock on bass and Ron Lundberg on drums – and the feel is easily swinging, in that mode that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(70s pressing. Cover has some edge wear and a small split on the top seam.)

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Barney Kessel/Ray Brown/Shelly ManneExploring The Scene ... LP
Contemporary, 1960. Good+ ... $3.99
The classic Poll Winners trio of Barney Kessel, Ray Brown, and Shelly Manne explore the scene of jazz at the start of the 60s – turning their already popular formation towards some of the bigger jazz numbers of the time! The approach has the group turning nicely on titles by Ray Bryant, Dave ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Yellow label pressing with deep groove. Cover has a small stain on the spine.)

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Barney Kessel/Shelly Manne/Ray BrownPoll Winners Ride Again! ... LP
Contemporary, 1958. Very Good ... $11.99
A nice follow-up to the original Poll Winners set on Contemporary – one that features the trio of Barney Kessel, Shelly Manne, and Ray Brown – all working in a relatively relaxed setting, and hitting a vibe that's a bit more easygoing than you'd expect to catch for Contemporary at the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy yellow label pressing with deep groove. Cover has a thin stain along the spine.)

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John KirbyIntimate Swing ... LP
Harmony/Columbia, Late 50s. Very Good+ ... $2.99
A nice small group set – with Charlie Shavers on trumpet, Russell Procope on alto, Buster Bailey on clarinet, and Billy Kyle on piano. LP, Vinyl record album
(In nice shape.)

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New Rahsaan Roland Kirk & Al HibblerMeeting Of The Times ... LP
Atlantic, 1972. Very Good+ ... Just Sold Out!
Roland makes a nod towards tradition – as he seemed to be doing often in the later years of his life – and he welcomes the great Al Hibbler into the studio for a true "meeting of the times". Hibbler's one of our favorite vocalists from the early 50s, but mixing him with Kirk ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear.)

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Roland KirkHere Comes The Whistleman ... LP
Atlantic, 1965. Very Good ... $16.99
A stone classic from Roland Kirk – and a record that beautifully balances his modern ideas and playful energy – as you might guess from the title! While posing as the "whistleman", Roland's also pushing the boundaries of jazz a few steps forward too – not just in modern ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue & green label pressing.)

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Roland KirkI Talk With The Spirits (gatefold pressing) ... LP
Limelight, 1964. Very Good Gatefold ... $24.99
One of Roland Kirk's moodiest albums – and a record that really helped him find a big new audience in the 60s! The approach here is a bit different than some of Kirk's more bombastic jazz albums from previous years – gentle, and almost spiritual at times – thanks to heavy use of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear, a bent corner, and some light stains inside the gatefold.)

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Roland KirkInflated Tear ... LP
Atlantic, 1968. Very Good ... $7.99
A landmark album from Roland Kirk – one of his key 60s sides for Atlantic records, and an amazing blend of soul jazz, hardbop, and freer thinking styles! Roland's playing an insane assortment of horns on the set – often at the same time, if you know his 3-way style of blowing – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue & green label pressing. Cover has light wear, with some stains, a name in marker, and a corner rip on the back paste-on.)

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New Roland KirkVolunteered Slavery ... LP
Atlantic, 1969. Very Good- ... $3.99
Our favorite album ever from Roland Kirk – and a beautiful mix of two different sides of his genius! Side one's got Roland doing these crazy takes on late 60's pop cuts like "My Cherie Amour" and "Say a Little Prayer", plus his own "songs", done with soulful ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Red & green label pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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New John KlemmerBlowin' Gold (2LP Chess pressing) ... LP
Chess/Cadet, Late 60s. Near Mint- 2LP ... $8.99
2 great early sessions from John Klemmer – a real giant on the tenor, with a sound that long deserves to be revived! These sides have a sound that's pretty frenetic, and a style that presages a lot of the white free fusion players that would show up in the 70s. The first LP, Blowin' Gold, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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New John KlemmerMagic & Movement ... LP
Impulse, 1973. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $4.99
Excellent work by Klemmer – filled with the kind of fire and emotion that you don't get on many of his other records! The set was recorded live at two different venues – and it's a choppy slightly-funky batch of modal soul jazz tunes, with an approach that makes it feel like a lost ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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John Klemmer/Carl Burnett/Bob MagnussonNexus – For Duo And Trio ... LP
Novus, 1979. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... $7.99
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(Cover has some wear and a sticker on front.)

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Eric KlossCelebration ... LP
Muse, 1980. Very Good+ ... $2.99
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(White label promo.)

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Eric KlossIntroducing Eric Kloss With Don Patterson ... LP
Prestige, 1965. Very Good- ... $8.99
Eric Kloss' great first jazz outing, recorded back when he was a teenage virtuoso attending the Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children. Recorded with Don Patterson's trio, with Pat Martino on guitar, and very (and surprisingly) groovy all the way through. The tracks are mostly standards, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label pressing. Cover has some discoloration due to age, with some stains on the back.)

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Eric KlossLife Force ... LP
Prestige, 1968. Very Good- ... $9.99
A pivotal album for Eric Kloss, and one that has him reaching for the freer style that would characterize his work for the next decade – but which also has him sticking pretty close to his soul jazz roots, and laying down some tight modal grooves. The group here includes Jimmy Owens on ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label pressing. Cover has some wear & staining.)

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New Earl KlughDream Come True ... LP
United Artists, 1980. Near Mint- ... $4.99
Warm guitar magic from Earl Klugh – exactly the kind of record that helped cement his fame at the start of the 80s – making Klugh one of the leading guitarists of his time! The style's often a bit mellow, but never in a sleepy way – just a great extension of the mode that Earl ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve.)

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Earl KlughKey Notes ... LP
Capitol, 1985. Near Mint- ... $4.99
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Earl KlughLife Stories ... LP
Warner, 1986. Near Mint- ... $0.99
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(Cover has some light wear.)

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New Earl KlughSoda Fountain Shuffle ... LP
Warner, 1985. Near Mint- ... $1.99
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(Cover has a cutout notch.)

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Earl Klugh & Bob JamesTwo Of A Kind ... LP
Capitol, 1982. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $2.99
A classic pairing of the guitar of Earl Klugh and the keyboards of Bob James – and a set that really makes some great steps forward out of a blend of the acoustic and electric sounds from each player! Earl's strings sound especially nice over James' Fender Rhodes – but even cuts with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout hole.)

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Paul KnopfEnigma Of A Day ... LP
Playback, 1959. Very Good+ ... $11.99
A hip little album from pianist Paul Knopf – a player we don't know at all, but who really sounds wonderful here! Knopf has a bit of a modern edge in his music – one that's never too academic, nor too free – but which bursts out with a cool sort of energy here – almost ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover looks great on front, but has a few small stamps and a light stain on back.)

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Paul KnopfOutcat – In Knopfian Jazz ... LP
Playback, Early 60s. Very Good ... $11.99
Features Paul Knopf on piano, Richard Davis on bass, and Jim Olin on drums – and a set of original tracks that include "Lucille", "Eddy Poose", "Outcat", "Mother M", and "Sam Neuchart". LP, Vinyl record album
(Vinyl has light marks from the old inner sleeve, but is otherwise nice. Cover has a cutout hole and some light wear.)

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Moe KoffmanMuseum Pieces ... LP
Janus, 1978. Sealed ... $6.99
A groovy album of moody electric funk tracks from Moe Koffman – and probably one of his best records from the 70s! The groove is nice and rolling, with less of the break-oriented sound than you might expect, but still with some very nice mellow, almost CTI-ish moments, thanks to keyboards ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Shrinkwrap has a hole in front.)

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Moe KoffmanTurned On ... LP
Jubilee, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... $29.99
One of the nicest albums cut by funky flute player Moe Koffman – kind of a batch of groovy 60s instrumentals, but with more of a soul tinge than you'd expect by the cover. The record features nice originals by Koffman called "James Brown's Bag" and "Funky Monkey" – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo sticker and some wear.)

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Hans KollerHans Koller's New Jazz Stars (10 inch LP) ... LP
Vogue (France), 1953. Near Mint- ... $24.99
During the immediate postwar years, Hans Koller was one of the first European jazz artists to emerge with a talent rich enough to challenge his older American counterparts. He was extremely fortunate to have made a number of recordings during the 50s, but most of them have been out of print for ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese reissue pressing – very limited!)

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Lee KonitzSpirits ... LP
Milestone, 1971. Very Good+ ... Just Sold Out!
A nice little session from Lee Konitz – simple, without many tricks, and a great 70s extension of the sound of his 50s work! The group's a quartet with Sal Mosca on piano – and on a number of tracks, the pair of them play together alone, Lee blowing introspectively, and Sal working in ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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Lee KonitzTimespan ... LP
Wave (UK), Late 50s. Very Good+ ... $14.99
Whether you're a Konitz fanatic or not (we are!), this set's a great one – even though it's made up of an assortment of different recordings from the late 50s and very early 60s. Peter Ind was the bassist in some of Konitz's groups during the late 50s, and he recorded most of this material ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Lee Konitz & Gerry MulliganLee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet ... LP
World Pacific, 1953. Very Good ... $16.99
A classic meeting – the icy alto of Lee Konitz, with the mellifluous sound of the Gerry Mulligan quartet that included Chet Baker, Larry Bunker, and Carson Smith. The material was recorded in 1953 at The Haig in LA – and tracks include "Broadway", "Sextet", "Alm ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label World Pacific pressing, with deep groove. Cover has some wear, with split top and bottom seams.)

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New Lee Konitz & Gerry MulliganLee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet (10 inch LP) ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1953. Very Good- ... $29.99
A classic meeting – the icy alto of Lee Konitz, with the mellifluous sound of the Gerry Mulligan quartet that included Chet Baker, Larry Bunker, and Carson Smith. The material was recorded in 1953 at The Haig in LA – and tracks include "Broadway", "These Foolish ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear, a bit of seam splitting, and a bit of sticker residue.)

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Carl KressCarl Kress Guitar Stylist (10 inch LP) ... LP
Capitol, Mid 40s/Early 50s. Very Good+ ... $24.99
A great set of tracks by this oft-overlooked swing guitarist. Kress had a very nice single-note style that swung with a beautiful mellow groove – and these rare sessions from the mid 40s capture him in some great small group settins with players like Hank D'Amico, Stan Freeman, and a very ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some light wear, but is nice overall.)

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Gene KrupaDrum Boogie ... LP
Clef, Early 50s. Very Good ... $16.99
A great little record that features Krupa in two modes – trio and sextet. The trio sides feature Teddy Napoleon on piano and Charlie Ventura on tenor and baritone on tracks that include "Stardust", "Perdido", "Drum Boogie", and "Fine's Idea" – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Clef pressing – with trumpeter logo and deep groove! Cover is great, save for a bit of splitting on the top seam – and vinyl is nice and clean.)

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Gene KrupaGene Krupa (Columbia) ... LP
Columbia, Early 40s. Very Good ... $4.99
A nice little 50s album that compiles Gene's work from the early 40s – his groundbreaking early swing sides, some featuring singer Anita O'Day, others with the great Roy Eldridge on trumpet! Tunes are tight, lively, and feature some killer drum work (natch!) – and titles include "A ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(6 eye pressing with deep groove. Cover has a half split top seam.)

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Gene KrupaGene Krupa (MGM) ... LP
MGM, 1950s. Sealed ... $2.99
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New Gene KrupaGene Krupa Trio Collates (10 inch LP) ... LP
Clef, Early 50s. Very Good- ... $33.99
Killer work from Krupa's trio that features Charlie Ventura on tenor and Teddy Napoleon on piano – a really wide-open combo with a surprisingly inventive sound! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has thick red tape on the seams and spine.)

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Gene KrupaGene Krupa's Sidekicks ... LP
Columbia, Late 30s/Early 40s. Very Good- ... $2.99
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(6 eye pressing, with deep groove. Cover has some wear, partially split top and bottom seams, and some stains on the back.)

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Gene KrupaGene Krupa, His Orchestra & Anita O'Day – Featuring Roy Eldridge ... LP
Columbia, Early 40s. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... $1.99
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(Cover has some wear.)

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New Gene KrupaKrupa Rocks ... LP
Verve, Mid 50s. Very Good+ ... $29.99
Well, not "rocks" – but Gene hits it nice and hard this time around – almost with an R&B sort of vibe at points, thanks to sharp tenor from Gail Curtis! LP, Vinyl record album
(Deep groove trumpeter logo pressing – very nice!)

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Gene KrupaSwingin With Krupa ... LP
RCA/Camden, 1936/1950. Very Good+ ... $1.99
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Gene Krupa & Buddy RichDrum Battle At JATP ... LP
Verve, 1952. Very Good- ... $9.99
A pretty darn great album – with a wonderful mix of JATP swing and strong-handed drumming by the leaders. The material was mostly recorded at a Jazz At The Philharmonic show at Carnegie Hall in 1952, and although the main focus appears to be Krupa and Rich's drum work, there's actually some ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Verve Inc pressing, with trumpeter logo and deep groove. Cover has some wear, a split bottom seam, a mostly split top seam, and some light stains.)

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Gene Krupa & His OrchestraWhat's This ... LP
Hep (UK), 1955. Near Mint- ... $5.99
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(80s pressing.)

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New Gene Krupa, Lionel Hampton, & Teddy WilsonPlaying Some Of The Selections They Played In The Benny Goodman Movie ... LP
Clef, Mid 50s. Very Good ... $24.99
Nice, tight, simple, and swinging! All players are hitting a good later stride here, set in unrestricted small group company on the occasion of the film release of the Benny Goodman story. Verve was able to get the players to go past the stock stuff they did for the film, and recreate some of the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Clef pressing with deep groove and trumpeter logo.)
 
 



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