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Stan Meets Chet

LP (Item 8601) Verve, 1958 — Condition: Used
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A classic meeting of these two talents – recorded in Chicago with a Chicago rhythm section of Jodie Christian, Victor Sproles, and Marshall Thompson. The album's an odd one, and is recorded with less of the impeccability of some of Verve's other sessions (which is probaby how the Chicago team got in the action) – but given Baker's harder-edged proclivities at the time, the set's a very interesting one to hear, and the relaxed nature of the tracks brings out some important solo moments from both players. 4 long tracks – including "I'll Remember April", "Jordu", and "Half-Breed Apache". (MGM pressing. Cover has some wear, clear tape over the top seam, and a cutout hole.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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