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Reach Out!

LP (Item 1712) Blue Note, 1968 — Condition: Very Good-
Gatefold
$19.99 ...

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(€15.14 || £11.97 || ¥2066) (approx.)
4.70 5

An excellent Hank Mobley session – with an unusual twist that takes it past his earlier work! The lineup's great all the way through – with Woody Shaw on trumpet, George Benson on guitar, and Billy Higgins on drums – and the addition of Benson's guitar gives the tracks a groovily swinging edge that really makes them dance nicely! The set's got 4 originals – "Good Pickins", "Up Over & Out", "Beverly", and "Lookin East" – and 2 soul covers – "Reach Out" and "Goin' Out Of My Head" – and Mobley never misses a beat. Mobley was so great during this period, and we always mourn the fact that he hardly recorded much afterward! (Original Liberty pressing. Side 1 has marks that click on track one. Cover has some wear, split top and bottom seams, a cut corner, and some stains.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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