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Willie SmithRelaxing After Hours With Willie Smith & His Friends (10 inch LP) ... LP
EmArcy, Mid 40s. Very Good ... $43.99
One of the few full albums issued under the name of alto saxophonist Willie Smith – easily one of our favorite players on the alto of his generation! Willie's got a warmly raspy tone that rarely gets presented this well – in an easygoing, laidback setting with plenty of space – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Back cover has a couple of light stains.)

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Martial Solal/Michel MagneElectrode – Martial Solal Joue Michel Magne ... LP
Ducretet Thomson/Cacophonic (UK), 1966. New Copy (reissue)... $24.99
One of the coolest records we've ever heard from legendary French pianist Martial Solal – a set that has his sharp, angular lines spinning out over longer, fuller compositions from soundtrack genius Michel Magne – all arranged superbly by the great Jean-Claude Vannier! The trio of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited to 500 copies.)

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Solar – Source Of Live Arkestra RevelationFaith For My Mind ... LP
Solar/Superfly (France), 1983. New Copy (reissue)... $29.99
A beautiful, beautiful little record – as righteous and soulful as some of the best spiritual jazz classics of the 70s – and arguably even rarer, as it was only issued on a tiny label from Atlanta! Solar have a sound that uses 3 female lead vocalists in chorus formation – one ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Faith For My Mind ... CD 23.99

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Lew SoloffHanalei Bay ... LP
Electric Bird (Japan), 1985. Near Mint- ... $8.99
With Gil Evans on electric piano! LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes insert. Cover has a stain on the front and back – but is still solid and intact.)

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Doc SouchonDoc Souchon & His Milneburg Boys ... LP
Southland, Early 60s. Very Good ... $3.99
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(Side 2 has a mark that clicks a bit on track two. Cover has some fading on the top seam and a bit of splitting on the spine.)

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Sound Of Feeling with Oliver NelsonLeonard Feather Presents The Sound Of Feeling & The Sound Of Oliver Nelson ... LP
Verve, Late 60s. Very Good ... $9.99
Totally totally cool LP that has this groovy group playing with Oliver Nelson – who plays soprano on most tracks. The sound is very groovy, and very Now Sound, with a female vocal duet, and mod swingin' jazzy lyrics. The LP's got a nice version of "My Favorite Things", a cool ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Southern University Jazz Ensemble/Alvin BatisteLive At The 1971 American College Jazz Festival ... LP
Jazzstronauts/Family Groove, 1971. New Copy ... $16.99
A set that's gotta be one of the most righteous school band records ever – way more than just a bunch of students doing big band numbers, and instead a killer batch of spiritual jazz numbers, directed by the legendary Alvin Batiste! The record's one of a rare few 70s sets of this nature ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limtied to 500 copies.)

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Muggsy SpanierMuggsy Spanier Favorites Vol 1 (10 inch LP) ... LP
RCA, Late 40s. Very Good+ ... $9.99
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Leon SpencerWhere I'm Coming From ... LP
Prestige, 1973. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
Badass organ funk from the mighty Leon Spencer – a set that's got a bit of a fuller feel than some of his previous albums for Prestige – but a groove that's also equally great! The style here is somewhere between blacksploitation funk and some of the grooves from the CTI/Kudu camp ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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SquareAdventures ... LP
CBS/Sony (Japan), 1984. Near Mint- ... $13.99
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(With obi.)

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New Jess StacyStacy's Still Swingin ... LP
Chiaroscuro, 1977. Very Good+ ... $2.99
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(Cover has a cut corner and a piece of clear tape on the top seam.)

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Stahls Trio (Mattias Stahl)Jag Skulle Bara Ga Ut (2 x 10" LP) ... LP
Moserobie (Sweden), 2013. New Copy 2 x 10" ... $24.99
Amazing vibes from Mattias Stahl and his trio – easily one of the most inventive players on his instrument in recent years – ringing out here with a sense of tone and timing that's simply superb! There's a modern edge to all these tracks that takes us back to Teddy Charles' vibes ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Jag Skulle Bara Ga Ut ... CD 19.99

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Jim StaleyMumbo Jumbo ... LP
Rift, 1987. Near Mint- 2LP ... $6.99
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Jeremy SteigLegwork ... LP
Solid State, 1969. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $28.99
Funky flute work from the great Jeremy Steig! The album's one of his best-ever – and it features the growling "Howling For Judy", a non-stop modal flute number that's been sampled to great fame by the Beastie Boys, and which you'll recognize immediately from the breathy rumbling ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Steps AheadSteps Ahead ... LP
Elektra, 1983. Near Mint- ... $1.99
A classic bit of early 80s fusion – from this supergroup that included Michael Brecker on tenor, Eliane Elias on piano, Peter Erskine on drums, Eddie Gomez on bass, and Mike Maineri on vibes! The sound's a lot more acoustic than you'd expect from the time and the setting, but the overall ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo stamp and ink stamps.)

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Arnold SterlingHere's Brother Sterling ... LP
Jam, Early 80s. Very Good+ ... $7.99
Features Sterling on alto and soprano sax – with Virgil Jones on trumpet, Junior Mance on acoustic and electric piano, Bob Cranshaw on bass, and Ray Mantilla on percussion! LP, Vinyl record album
(Bottom cover seam is unglued.)

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Colin StetsonNew History Warfare Vol 3 – To See More Light ... LP
Constellation, 2013. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $14.99
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(Includes the insert.)

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Tom StewartTom Stewart Sextette/Quintette ... LP
ABC, Mid 50s. Very Good+ ... $9.99
A pretty compelling album of east coast chamber jazz – in a mode that's similar to some of the Jazz Workshop titles by Hal McKusick and other players on RCA. The groups are led by Tom Stewart, who plays a very interesting instrument – a "tenor horn", which seems to be ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Sonny StittLast Stitt Sessions Vol 2 ... LP
Muse, 1982. Near Mint- ... $9.99
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(White label promo.)

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Sonny StittSaxophone Supremacy ... LP
Verve, 1959. Very Good- ... $14.99
Classic Sonny Stitt for Verve – one of those masterful albums he cut for the label in the 50s – all in a format that's misleadingly simple on paper, but surprisingly complex in execution! Stitt's backed by a trio that includes Lou Levy on piano, Leroy Vinnegar on bass, and Mel Lewis on ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Verve Inc. pressing with a deep groove. Cover has ring & edge wear with a split spine & top seam.)
Also available Saxophone Supremacy ... CD 9.99

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New Sonny StittSonny Stitt Sits In With The Oscar Peterson Trio ... LP
Verve, 1959. Very Good- ... Just Sold Out!
Sonny Stitt makes Oscar Peterson sit up and groove! The record's a great one, and uses the Peterson Trio as a perfect rhythm section for Sonny's confidently blown solos of the late 50s – in a way that pushes the combo past their usual safe area, and into more freewheeling territory to keep ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Verve Inc pressing with trumpeter logo & deep groove. Cover has some staining, some wear, and splitting on the top seam.)

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New Sonny StittStomp Off Let's Go ... LP
Flying Dutchman, 1976. Near Mint- ... $4.99
It's the mid 70s and Stitt's backed here by an electric group, but the sound is fairly straight, not as funky as other recordings from the era, and the tracks are long, with Stitt and crew taking long solos. The group features Jon Faddis and Lew Soloff on trumpet, Louis Bellson on drums and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch and some wear.)

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Sonny StittSuper Stitt Vol 2 ... LP
Phoenix, 1954. Near Mint- ... $1.99
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Sonny StittTribute To Duke Ellington – Sonny Stitt With Strings ... LP
Catalyst, 1977. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $1.99
Lost late Stitt – and a much more compelling album than you might think. The album's got a nice underground feel, despite the fact that it's a tribute to Ellington – with a core combo that features Stitt on alto and tenor, Gildo Mahones on piano, Allen Jackson on bass, and Clarence ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear and clear tape on the corners.)

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Sonny StittTurn It On! ... LP
Prestige, 1971. Near Mint- ... $14.99
Stitt's in the funky Prestige sound of the early 70s – complete with Idris Muhammad on drums, organ by Leon Spencer, guitar by Melvin Sparks, and trumpet by Virgil Jones. After years of noodling around on the Varitone, never quite hitting his right moment, Stitt breaks out nicely in the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Purple label pressing. Cover has a cut corner & some light wear.)

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Sonny Stitt & OthersMatadores Meet The Bull ... LP
Roulette, Mid 60s. Near Mint- ... $11.99
A strange one for Sonny Stitt – but also a real gem! The album has Sonny, who'd been working for the Roost/Roulette label, coming together with other jazz players in the same boat, plus Latin musicians who were recording for the related Tico label. Moishe Levy never made such a good talent ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some light water staining near the bottom.)

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John Surman, Barre Phillips & Stu MartinTrio ... LP
Dawn/Klimt (Italy), 1970. New Copy 2LP (reissue)... $28.99
A groundbreaking bit of free jazz from the UK scene at the start of the 70s – a record that not only set the tone for countless other improvised records to come, but one that also showed the world that England could really match the energy coming out of Germany and France at the same time! ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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SweetbottomAngels Of The Deep ... LP
Elektra, 1978. Very Good+ ... $5.99
A tight set of fusion from Sweetbottom – an American combo who definitely seem to draw a lot from the rock-inspired Euro fusion sound of a few years before! There's also a bit of the PM Records vibe – from the Steve Grossman/Gene Perla camp – lots of sharp, fast changes in the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear.)

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SwingSwing ... LP
Planet, 1981. Very Good+ ... $1.99
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(Includes the lyric sleeve.)

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Gabor SzaboBacchanal ... LP
Skye, Late 60s. Very Good Gatefold ... $6.99
A wonderful album from Gabor Szabo – one with the same freely grooving, slightly-psychedelic sound that he was using on his best records for the Impulse label! Two guitars head up the quintet – those of Gabor and Jim Stewart – and they trade breezy lines throughout, grooving over ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Vinyl on Side 2 has some light sleeve residue and plays with light noise. Back cover has some small stains and a bit of pen.)

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Gabor SzaboGypsy '66 ... LP
Impulse, 1966. Very Good- Gatefold ... $24.99
One of Gabor Szabo's best records – a hip small combo session, featuring backup by Gary McFarland, Sadao Watanabe, Richard Davis, and Willie Rodriguez – an odd kind of lineup, but one that goes well with the offbeat grooves of the set! The overall sound has lots of touches of the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange & black label mono pressing. Side 2 has marks that click on tracks two and three. Cover has light wear, some small stains, a cutout hole, and some pen inside the gatefold. Labels have some pen.)

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Hajime TachibanaHm ... LP
Yen (Japan), 1983. Near Mint- ... $6.99
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(With obi.)

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Buddy TateBuddy & His Buddies ... LP
Chiaroscuro, 1973. Near Mint- ... $1.99
A nice bit of an American comeback set for Buddy Tate – although he'd never really "gone away", thanks to a good crop of European recordings in the earlier part of the 70s! The set's got Buddy leading a group of "buddies" that includes Roy Eldridge, Illinois Jacquet, Mary ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo.)

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Buddy TateBuddy Tate Quartet & Quintet ... LP
Storyville (Denmark), 1975. Sealed ... $6.99
A date that has Buddy working with a strong rhythm section that includes Tete Montoliu on piano, Bo Steif on bass, and Sven Erik Norregaard on drums – plus a bit of guest violin from Finn Ziegler on two tracks. Most numbers are long, and really focus on Tate's bold, classic tone on the tenor ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Buddy TateSwinging Like Tate (Felsted pressing) ... LP
Felsted, 1958. Very Good ... $6.99
Great hard-swinging work from tenorist Buddy Tate – one of the rare Felsted jazz sessions, recorded with players who include Buck Clayton on trumpet, Ben Richardson on alto, Skip Hall on piano, and Everett Barksdale on guitar. Titles include "Bottle It", "Walk That Walk", ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original US pressing. Cover has a bit of seam splitting, but is nice overall.)

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Buddy TateTate's Date ... LP
Prestige, 1961. Very Good+ ... $18.99
A set that has Buddy Tate working with Pat Jenkins on trumpet, Ben Richardson on alto and baritone, and Eli Robinson on trombone – all with rhythm from Sadik Hakim on piano, Wendell Marshall on bass, and Osie Johnson on drums. The group's a bit fuller than the usual Swingville session, but ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original red label pressing. Cover has light wear, and a bit of clear tape on the edge. Label has a small mark from an old sticker.)

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Art TatumArt Tatum Concert ... LP
CBS (Holland), 1973. Near Mint- ... $7.99
Solo work by Art Tatum, recorded with pretty high fidelity by Gene Norman at the Shrine Auditorium in LA! Despite the larger venue, there's a nice sense of intimacy here – both in the sound, and in Tatum's playing – which has a personal, speculative quality that's much more like ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Art TatumArt Tatum Discoveries Vol 1 ... LP
20th Century, 1956. Near Mint- ... $6.99
Very late material from Art Tatum – recorded at a private party in LA in 1956, and featuring the piano genius working his way through spare complicated solo versions of standards. Titles include "Yesterdays", "Body & Soul", "Someone To Watch Over Me", "I ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Deep groove, light blue label pressing.)

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Art TatumArt Tatum Trio – Footnotes To Jazz Vol 2 – Rehearsal (10 inch LP) ... LP
Folkways, Early 50s. Very Good+ ... $24.99
Rehearsal material – done with Slam Stewart on bass and Tiny Grimes on guitar. Titles include "If I Had You", "Variations On A Theme By Flotow", and "Long Long Ago". LP, Vinyl record album
(Later pressing. Includes insert.)

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Art TatumPiano Discoveries – 2nd Of Two Volumes – Art Tatum Discoveries Vol 2 ... LP
20th Century, 1956. Very Good+ ... $13.99
Very late material from Art Tatum – recorded at a private party in LA in 1956, and featuring the piano genius working his way through spare complicated solo versions of standards! LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy light blue label pressing – with deep groove!)

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Art TatumTatum Touch (10 inch LP) ... LP
Columbia, Early 50s. Very Good+ ... $4.99
Art plays 6 solo numbers – all with that Tatum Touch! Titles include "Humoresque", "Tatum Pole Boogie", "How High The Moon", and "I Know That You Know". Weird little cover – with a photo of Tatum pasted behind a bunch of white folks in a pile ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear.)

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Billy TaylorBilly Taylor Trio At Town Hall ... LP
Prestige, 1954. Near Mint- ... $39.99
A pretty great live set by Billy Taylor and his early trio with Earl May on bass and Percy Brice on drums – recorded at Town Hall in 1954! Taylor is actually pretty darn amazing on the set – very much the virtuoso, playing with an incredible range and an almost modern approach to the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese pressing with obi.)

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New Billy TaylorBilly Taylor Trio Featuring Candido ... LP
Prestige, 1954. Very Good- ... $5.99
Some of the best work ever from pianist Billy Taylor – and some of the earliest too! Taylor's 50s trio with Earl May and Percy Brice is augmented here by conga work by the great Candido – and this addition brings a lot of fire to the group, giving Taylor's normally safe style a harder ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(OJC pressing. Cover has some ringwear and aging.)

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Billy TaylorMy Fair Lady Loves Jazz (Impulse pressing) ... LP
Impulse, 1957. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $7.99
A great take on the score to the hit show My Fair Lady – heard here in one of the best jazz interpretations from the time! Billy Taylor really gets a great setting for the music here – one that moves past the more familiar small group takes on the tunes, and features soaring large ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label pressing.)

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Cecil TaylorConquistador! ... LP
Blue Note, Late 60s. Near Mint- ... $43.99
One of Cecil Taylor's most striking albums of the 60s – and one of the few in which he works with a larger than usual group! The lineup is incredible – the cream of the arch-modern players of the avant era, including Bill Dixon, Jimmy Lyons, Henry Grimes, Alan Silva, and Andrew Cyrille ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Liberty stereo pressing with a Van Gelder stamp. Cover has light wear and an Audition stamp on back.)
Also available Conquistador! (with bonus track) ... CD 5.99

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Cecil TaylorIn Transition ... LP
Blue Note, 1955/1959/1975. Very Good 2LP Gatefold ... $11.99
This is the great Blue Note two-fer from the 70's that combines two rare Cecil Taylor albums from the 50's – one recorded for the Transition label, one for United Artists. The playing's in a modernist mode that's not as free as Taylor's later work – but which has these magically sharp ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear and the top seams are fully split.)

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Cecil TaylorNefertiti The Beautiful One Has Come (Live At The Cafe Montmartre) ... LP
Arista/Freedom, 1975. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $22.99
Excellent Artista/Freedom reissue that brings together the full set from Cecil's 1962 performance at Cafe Monmartre. He's playing here in a trio that has Jimmy Lyons on alto and Sonny Murray on drums, and the music's a key link between his later seventies stuff, and his earlier work that you can ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has ring & edge wear with a cutout hole.)

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Montana Taylor/Cripple Clarence LoftonLow Down Piano ... LP
BYG (France), 1939/1946. Very Good ... $4.99
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Jack TeagardenJack Teagarden's Unforgettables ... LP
Camay, Late 50s. Very Good+ ... $1.99
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Tommy Tedesco TrioCarnival Time ... LP
Trend, 1984. Near Mint- ... $4.99
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(Cover has a cutout hole.)

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New Clark TerryAin't Misbehavin' ... LP
Pablo, 1979. Very Good+ ... $3.99
With some guest vocals from Johnny Hartman, alto and flute from Chris Woods, and a piano from Oscar Peterson! LP, Vinyl record album

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Clark TerryClark Terry & His Jolly Giants ... LP
Vanguard, 1975. Very Good ... $1.99
A better album than you might think – although it certainly has a few silly moments! The tracks are short and kind of groovy – and there's a pretty good group on the record, one that includes Ronnie Matthews on piano, Victor Sproles on bass, Emmanuel Rahim on percussion, and Ernie ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has ring & edge wear, a cut corner, and a couple of light stains.)

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Clark TerryDuke With A Difference ... LP
Riverside, 1957. Near Mint- ... $5.99
Hmmm . . . Don't know what the "difference" is here, given that the set was one of a number of Duke-inspired sessions of the late 50s, but given that Terry was a big force in the best ones, and that he's working here with some of Duke's best players, we'll give the set a thumbs up! The ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(OJC pressing. Cover has a mark from sticker removal.)

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Clark TerryEverything's Mellow ... LP
Prestige/Moodsville, 1961. Very Good ... $19.99
Everything's Mellow indeed – and that fact makes the record one of Terry's greatest from the 60s! The obscure session features Clark blowing in the laidback style of Prestige's Moodsville imprint – almost a swing-based, Verve-styled mode that makes for some really great tunes. Terry ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy green label Moodsville pressing, with deep groove. Cover has light wear, a small split on the spine, a bumped corner, and a lightly stained corner, with some stains, some marker, and an ink stamp on the back.)
Also available Everything's Mellow/Plays The Jazz Version Of All American ... CD 9.99

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Clark TerryFunk Dumplin's ... LP
Matrix (Denmark), 1979. Very Good+ ... $4.99
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(Cover has some light wear.)

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Clark TerryGlobetrotter ... LP
Vanguard, 1977. Near Mint- ... $4.99
The title's a right one, as Terry was one of the world's biggest-selling jazz acts at the time – playing a variety of settings during the 70s, and making a lot more penny than some of his contemporaries. Fortunately, that fame didn't mean that he sold out his talent – because he still ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Clark TerryLive In Belgrade ... LP
RTB (Macedonia), 1982. Near Mint- ... $6.99
A rare overseas date from this excellent trumpeter – recorded with a sextet led by tenorist Markovic, with the great Bosko Petrovic on vibes! Titles include "Mister CT", "Intro Blues", "Body & Limbs", "Stemi", and "Monsieur Cou Cou". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some light wear.)

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Clark Terry & Bob BrookmeyerGingerbread Men ... LP
Mainstream, Mid 60s. Very Good ... $4.99
The team of Clark Terry & Bob Brookmeyer shouldn't work so well together – but although Terry's always been an optimist, and Brookmeyer's had a history as a modernist, the pair cut some great records together! This set's one of the best of a short run the Terry/Brookmeyer group cut for ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear, a sticker on the front and a bumped corner. Label has a sticker.)

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Clark Terry & Chico O'FarrillSpanish Rice ... LP
Impulse, 1966. Very Good Gatefold ... $5.99
Sweet Latin licks from Clark Terry and Chico O'Farrill – cut in a mode that's very similar to O'Farrill's best Verve work of the 60s! The vibe is kind of a mod take on Afro Cuban sounds – not really Latin soul, but with a playful vibe that mixes together jazz and Latin with equal parts ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange & black label stereo pressing. Vinyl has a few short clicks.)

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Clark Terry, Paul Gonsalves, Joe Gordon, & Art MadJazz School ... LP
Mercury/EmArcy, 1956. Very Good- ... $14.99
A compilation of Joe Gordon, Art Mardigan, Paul Gonsalves and Clark Terry each leading their own bands on a couple of tracks. All of the players and songs are too numerous to mention here but, for instance, the record features Art Mardigan on drums and he is joined by such performers as Milt Gold ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Mercury/EmArcy pressing, with deep groove. Cover has some splotches from the removal of the gloss finish on the front, a split top seam, some splitting on the bottom seam, two small pieces of tape, some aging, and a stain in one corner.)

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Clark Terry/Bob BrookmeyerPower Of Positive Swinging ... LP
Mainstream, Mid 60s. Very Good+ ... $2.99
Wonderful work from one of Clark Terry's best periods – and the kind of stripped-down swinging 60s set that really let him show his most soulful side! The group features Terry on both trumpet and flugelhorn – working in co-leadership with Bob Brookmeyer on trombone – supported by ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Clark Terry/Kenny DorhamTop Trumpets ... LP
Jazzland, Late 50s. Very Good ... $13.99
A strange little album that combines tracks from 2 different earlier Riverside LPs – Serenade To A Bus Set by Clark Terry, and another session that features Kenny Dorham and Ernie Henry, possibly issued under Henry's name as Seven Standards & A Blues. The Terry set features Johnny ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Smaller orange label pressing, with deep groove. Cover has some wear, a split top seam with some tape residue, some splitting on the other seams, and some stains and an ink stamp on the back.)

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Eje ThelinEje Thelin Group – Live '76 ... LP
Caprice (Sweden), 1976. Very Good+ 2LP ... $34.99
One of the best Swedish groups of the 70s, caught live in a nice 2LP that features the quartet at their creative best. Ele Thelin plays trombone – and the group also features Harald Svensson on acoustic and electric piano, Bruno Raberg on bass, and Leroy Lowe on drums. The tracks are nice ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a small cutout hole.)

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Eje ThelinPolyglot ... LP
Caprice (Sweden), 1983. Very Good+ ... $18.99
Nice work from this avant-garde Swedish trombonist – recorded in the early 80s with a large group, and a fair bit straighter than some of his 70s work. The group's got a pretty electric feel in parts – thanks to some nice keyboards by Jasper Van't Hof – and primary soloists are ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Jesper Thilo & Clark TerryTribute To Frog ... LP
Storyville, 1982. Very Good+ ... $6.99
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(Cover has some wear.)

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Thing with Neneh CherryCherry Thing ... LP
Smalltown Supersound (Sweden), 2012. New Copy ... $12.99 16.99
A mindblowing collaboration – one that brings the soulful vocals of Nenah Cherry into play with the avant jazz sounds of The Thing – but all in a mode that's unlike anything either artist has recorded before! The mix of talents is no surprise – given that Nenah's dad is Don ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Thing with Neneh CherryCherry Thing – Remixed ... LP
Smalltown Supersound (Sweden), 2012. New Copy ... $11.99
A remixed version of the collaboration between Neneh Cherry and The Thing – but a set with a sound so different, it may as well be an additional record from project! The remixes here really take a lot of liberties with the original music – so that the resulting tracks aren't just jazzy ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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New Joe ThomasFeelin's From Within ... LP
Groove Merchant, 1976. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $24.99
The Ebony Godfather is grooving here with a set of fuller backings – sweet clubby funk, arranged and conducted by Brad Baker (of B Baker Chocolate Company fame) – all as a showcase for Joe's sweet work on flute and tenor sax! There's a fair bit of keyboards on the tunes – played ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Feelin's From Within ... CD 23.99

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Lucky ThompsonLucky Thompson Featuring Oscar Pettiford Vol 1 ... LP
ABC, Mid 50s. Very Good- ... $14.99
Really standout material from Lucky – an excellent set of small group sessions that features Oscar Pettiford on bass! The format's a bit like the small combo mode that Americans from larger touring ensembles were recording in Europe – a bit more laidback, and with more solo focus for ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear and the remnants of a sticker. Label has a light stain.)

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Claude ThornhillClaude Thornhill & His Orchestra 1947 – The Uncollected ... LP
Hindsight, 1947. Near Mint- ... $0.99
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Three SoundsBottoms Up! ... LP
Blue Note, 1959. Fair ... $14.99
The bottom is certainly "up" on this one – as the Three Sounds groove things from the ground up, taking soul jazz piano to the next level with an approach that quickly made them one of the most popular Blue Note acts of the early 60s! Gene Harris leads the group on piano – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(63rd Street pressing. Cover has a split top seam, edge wear, and a torn corner on the back paste-on.)

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Three SoundsFeelin' Good ... LP
Blue Note, Early 60s. Good ... $14.99
With a sound like this, these guys have gotta be Feelin Good! The album's one of the first few Blue Notes by Gene Harris and his mighty Three Sounds combo – and is done in the group's very successful blend of soul jazz and piano trio musing – a key shift in styles from the 50s to the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(New York mono pressing, with RVG stamp and "ear". Cover has a stained corner and discoloration from age.)

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Three SoundsVibrations ... LP
Blue Note, 1966. Very Good ... $21.99
A pivotal album from the Three Sounds – one that has the group moving past the straighter trio format of their initial Blue Note sides, really hinting at the funkier sounds to come on their classic albums of the late 60s! Gene Harris is definitely taking a page from the Ramsey Lewis bag at ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(New York stereo pressing. Labels have a name sticker. Cover has a name sticker & some light wear.)

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Cal TjaderBest Of Cal Tjader ... LP
Verve, Mid 60s. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $7.99
Cal cut so many great sides for Verve during the 60s, it's hard to imagine how anyone could come up with a "best of" – but this album fits the bill nicely, and includes a number of solid groover and Latin jazz tracks that fit just right! Includes "Sake & Greens", ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout hole.)

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Cal TjaderCal Tjader (aka Cal Tjader Plays The Contemporary Music Of Mexico & Brazil) ... LP
Metro/MGM, 1962. Very Good ... $3.99
A groovy 60s session from vibist Cal Tjader – and an excellent little Latin set, with a mixture of bossa nova and Latin jazz that goes way beyond the promise of the title! The great Clare Fischer arranged the set – and if you know his work with Cal, you know that he's got a wonderful ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some moisture staining and wrinkling in one bottom corner on the front and back, with light edge wear and a bit of splitting on the bottom seam.)

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Cal TjaderJazz At The Blackhawk ... LP
Fantasy, 1957. Near Mint- ... $28.99
A real standout session from Cal Tjader – a straight jazz side from the late 50s, recorded with a hip group that includes Vince Guaraldi on piano, Gene Wright on bass, and Al Torre on drums. Although Cal's possibly better-remembered for his Latin work of the time, the record is a good ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy red vinyl pressing in great glossy cover!)

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Cal TjaderMambo With Tjader ... LP
Fantasy, 1954. Very Good ... $16.99
Early Latin from the great Cal Tjader – proof that he had a wonderful ear for this sort of a groove, even when he was just getting started! The album's a killer batch of jazzy mambos all the way through – served up with hard-edged vibes from Cal, all nicely chromatic in tone – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Red vinyl pressing. Cover has a split top seam, half split bottom seam, and some wear.)

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Cal TjaderRitmo Caliente! ... LP
Fantasy, 1955. Very Good ... $19.99
One of Cal Tjader's first Latin-tinged sessions for Fantasy Records – and a really wonderful batch of tracks recorded with a shifting array of very hip players! In addition to Cal's vibes, and expected Latin percussion – handled by Armando Peraza on congas and bongos – the set ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original red vinyl pressing. Cover has some wear, a sticker, and some aging on the back.)

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Cal TjaderSoul Burst ... LP
Verve, 1966. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $24.99
Very groovy! This is one of Cal's great Verve sides from the 60's! As with most of Cal's best, the grooves are a mix of jazz vibes and Latin rhythms – and the whole session's arranged by Oliver Nelson with impeccable skill. Players include Chick Corea, Atilla Zoller, Richard Davis – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Tokyo Cuban BoysCuban Echoes ... LP
King (Japan), 1962. Good+ Gatefold ... $14.99
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(Vinyl has light marks, but plays OK overall.)

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Tokyo Cuban BoysOperation Xavier Cugat ... LP
King (Japan), 1964. Good+ ... $14.99
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(Vinyl has light marks, but plays OK overall.)

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New Ross TompkinsIn The Swing Of Things ... LP
Famous Door, 1986. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
Features Tompkins on piano, with Bob Cooper on tenor sax! LP, Vinyl record album
(Back cover has a few light notes in pen.)

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Ralph Towner/John AbercrombieFive Years Later (180 gram pressing) ... LP
ECM (Germany), 1981. New Copy (reissue)... $18.99 25.99
Two players with a very spacious sense of sound – coming together here in an all-guitar album that mixes both electric and acoustic tones! The pairing is perfectly captured by the ECM production style – an approach that lets each note ring out with a great sense of presence, and blend ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Five Years Later ... CD 19.99

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Lennie Tristano/Bill Harris/Miles Davis/Buddy De FCool & Quiet ... LP
Capitol, Late 40s. Very Good ... $24.99
A great "birth of the cool" album from Capitol – a record that brings together some key recordings from that pivotal jazz year of 1949! Titles include "Imagination" by a large group with Bill Harris in the lead on trombone; "Wow", "Marionette", and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Turquoise label pressing. Side 2 has marks that click a bit on tracks three and four. Cover has some wear, some seam splitting, and a few small light stains on the back.)

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New Lennie Tristano/Bill Harris/Miles Davis/Buddy De FCool & Quiet (10 inch LP) ... LP
Capitol, Late 40s. Good+ ... $16.99
A great "birth of the cool" album from Capitol – a 10" record that brings together some key recordings from that pivotal jazz year of 1949! Titles include "Imagination" by a large group with Bill Harris in the lead on trombone; "Wow", "Marionette" ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear, aging, a sticker, a peeled mark from sticker removal, and a small center split on the bottom seam.)

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Trombones UnlimitedGrazing In The Grass ... LP
Liberty, Late 60s. Sealed ... $4.99
One of the fab late 60s sets by Tommy Oliver's Trombones Unlimited – a brassy ensemble that grooved with a great little bounce, and a lot hipper sound than you might expect! The tracks on the set are mostly 60s soul and pop covers – done with trombones sliding around the grooves, and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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John TropeaShort Trip To Space ... LP
RCA, 1977. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $3.99
A funky fusion classic from John Tropea – the great guitarist who cut a wealth of studio work for other players, and a rare few albums under his own name! This set's got a tight, yet soulful finish – very much in the spirit of the best work on CTI or Kudu during the mid 70s – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Steve Turre, Hilton Ruiz, Bill Hardman & Jr CookVibration Society – The Music Of Rahsaan Roland Kirk ... LP
Stash, 1986. Near Mint- ... $19.99
A beautiful tribute to the music of Rahsaan Roland Kirk – one that really gets at all the sensitive soul and spirit that we first came to love in his recordings of the 60s! The quality of the set's no surprise, though, given that some of the key members here include Steve Turre and Hilton ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Mikolaj Trzaska/Devin Hoff/Michael ZerangSleepless In Chicago ... LP
No Business (Lithuania), 2013. New Copy ... $18.99
A wonderful performance that's not only a great illustration of the special sort of energy that comes across on the Chicago improvised music scene – but also a record that's a perfect showcase for the mighty saxophone talents of Mikolaj Trzaska! Trazaka's a player who's really making waves ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition of 300 copies.)

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Joe TurnerAs Time Goes By ... LP
New York Records, 1978. Sealed ... $6.99
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Stanley TurrentineAnother Story ... LP
Blue Note, 1970. Very Good+ ... $16.99
One of the last great acoustic sessions before Stanley Turrentine's big electric run of the 70s – a laidback, open-ended session that really paves the way for the energy of his records on CTI – even though none of the players is plugging in at all! The tracks are all nice and long, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Liberty pressing. Cover has some wear.)
Also available Another Story ... CD 19.99

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Stanley TurrentineChip Off The Old Block ... LP
Blue Note, 1963. Very Good- ... Just Sold Out!
A solidly soulful session from Stanley Turrentine – one of his few Blue Note dates in the company of organist Shirley Scott, and possibly the hardest-hitting of the bunch! The album's got a great added element in the front line – the trumpet of Blue Mitchell, which really rounds out ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(New York stereo pressing, with a Van Gelder stamp and an "ear". Cover has light wear, some small light stains, and small splits on the top and bottom seams.)
Also available Chip Off The Old Block (Japanese pressing) ... CD 14.99

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Stanley TurrentineDearly Beloved ... LP
Blue Note, 1961. Very Good+ ... $49.99
One of Stanley Turrentine's most obscure sessions for Blue Note – a rare trio side featuring Roy Brooks on drums, and wife Shirley Scott on organ – billed on the original album cover as "Little Miss Cott"! The feel here is a bit more open than usual – no bassist on the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(New York stereo pressing, with Van Gelder stamp! Cover has a bit of pen and a very light stain on back.)

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Stanley TurrentineJoyride ... LP
Blue Note, 1965. Very Good- ... $8.99
A very successful album for Blue Note – and one that took the searing tenor sax of Stanley Turrentine and backed it with some boldly soulful arrangements from Oliver Nelson! Nelson was perfect at this sort of session – able to provide full backings that infused the record with energy, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(New York stereo pressing. Cover has some pen & some wear.)

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New Stanley TurrentineRough & Tumble ... LP
Blue Note, Late 60s. Very Good ... Just Sold Out!
A great album – with a really swinging groove! Stanley's soulful horn is set in a slightly larger group, in the style that would dominate his later years for the Blue Note label. Duke Pearson arranged the set, and players include James Spaulding, Blue Mitchell, Grant Green, Pepper Adams, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Liberty stereo pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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New Stanley TurrentineStanley Turrentine (aka Flipped Out) ... LP
Up Front, Late 60s. Very Good ... $2.99
A slightly different version of the album Flipped – A lost bit of Stanley Turrentine funky work – recorded between his years at Blue Note and his time at CTI, and nearly lost to the pages of history! Despite the obscurity, though, the album's a great one – done with these short ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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New Stanley TurrentineSugar Man ... LP
CTI, Early 70s. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $4.99
A collection of tracks that Stanley Turrentine recorded for CTI during his best stretch of the 70s – when he was changing his style from more traditional soul jazz to the warm mellow sound that scored him some big hits during the decade. The set features an incredible reading of "Vera ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Tommy TurrentineTommy Turrentine ... LP
Time, 1959. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
One of the most fantastic hardbop albums of all time! Tommy Turrentine was the less-famous trumpet-playing brother of Stanley Turrentine – but he was a hell of a player in his early days, and he cut some amazing records with his brother during the younger years of his career. This is the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Tommy Turrentine ... LP 14.99

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New Tommy TurrentineTommy Turrentine ... LP
Time, 1959. Good+ ... $14.99
One of the most fantastic hardbop albums of all time! Tommy Turrentine was the less-famous trumpet-playing brother of Stanley Turrentine – but he was a hell of a player in his early days, and he cut some amazing records with his brother during the younger years of his career. This is the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original red label pressing, with deep groove. Cover has some wear, a mostly split spine, some splitting on the other seams, and some stains.)
Also available Tommy Turrentine ... LP 9.99

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Alvin Red TylerHeritage ... LP
Rounder, 1985. Near Mint- ... $1.99
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