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Poll Winners Ride Again!

LP (Item 372138) Contemporary, 1958 — Condition: Very Good
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(€11.80 || £9.20 || ¥1631) (approx.)
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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 time! The groove's surprisingly open and soulful, making the record feel a bit like a Prestige Swingville or Moodsville set – and it's especially nice to hear Kessel in such an unfettered set. Titles include "Foreign Intrigue", "Custard Puff", "Be Deedle Dee Do", "Volare", and "The Merry Go Round Broke Down". (Heavy yellow label pressing with deep groove. Cover has a thin stain along the spine.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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