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Mission Impossible

LP (Item 10469) Dot, Late 60s — Condition: Used
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A familiar record – but a fantastic one! You probably all know the famous theme to "Mission Impossible" – Lalo Schfrin's beautiful jazzy number, with three piano notes revolving over and over again with incredible intensity – and the rest of the record is every bit as great, filled with a wonderful mix of groovy styles! The groove ranges from fast bossa to groovy 60s crime jazz to sparer tenser numbers that still manage to move nicely – and listening to the record over the years, our ears are always happily surprised at the level of genius that was allowed expression in the guise of a normal TV soundtrack. Cuts include "Jim On The Move", "The Plot", "The Sniper", "Danger", and "Barney Does It All". (Cover has light aging along the top seam and back. Vinyl has a small pressing flaw that causes a slight click, but is otherwise very clean.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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