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Lush Life (Jazz Heritage pressing)

CD (Item 501886) Prestige/Jazz Heritage, 1957/1958 — Condition: Used
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Strong work from John Coltrane's early years as a leader – even if the album is sort of a collection of tracks that Trane recorded for Prestige, instead of a discreetly separate session! Side one features Coltrane's tenor in a spare setting with Earl May on bass and Art Taylor on drums – playing mellow tunes like "I Love You" and "Like Someone In Love", as well as the original "Trane's Slow Blues". Side two features a blowing session mode – with Donald Byrd, Red Garland, Paul Chambers, and Louis Hayes – on the cuts "Lush Life" and "I Hear A Rhapsody". (Please note: This copy has a black & white version of this cover.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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