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Jazz — In Stock — LPs

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Volker KriegelSpectrum (180 gram pressing) ... LP
MPS (Germany), 1971. New Copy Gatefold ... $24.99
The funky fusion classic from guitarist Volker Krieger – finally issued in a great CD edition! Easily one of Krieger's best albums, Spectrum was remarkably cut in just two days at MPS Studios in 1971 – with a group that includes Peter Baumeister on drums, Cees See on bongos and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Karin KrogJoy ... LP
Meantime (Norway), 1968. New Copy (reissue)... $19.99
A groundbreaking session of European jazz – one of the first true moments of genius from singer Karin Krog! Tracks are long and experimental without getting too far out – and Karin's icy voice flows out magically over compelling tunes that still remain some of the most striking jazz ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Karin Krog/John Surman/Albert Mangelsdorff/OthersOpen Space – Down Beat Poll Winners In Europe ... LP
MPS (Germany), 1969. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $59.99
A fantastic album that brings together all of the European winners of the recent Downbeat polls – like Karin Krog, John Surman, Albert Mangelsdorff, Francy Boland, Daniel Humair, and Niels Henning Orsted-Pedersen. The sextet is a lively batch of free-swinging European jazz stylists, with ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(German pressing, in great shape!)

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Gene KrupaGene Krupa, His Orchestra & Anita O'Day – Featuring Roy Eldridge ... LP
Columbia, Early 40s. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $6.99
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Gene Krupa & Buddy RichDrum Battle At JATP ... LP
Verve, 1952. Very Good ... $4.99
A pretty darn great album – with a wonderful mix of JATP swing and strong-handed drumming by the leaders. The material was mostly recorded at a Jazz At The Philharmonic show at Carnegie Hall in 1952, and although the main focus appears to be Krupa and Rich's drum work, there's actually some ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(MGM pressing. Cover has a mark from sticker removal.)

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Gene Krupa & Buddy RichOriginal Drum Battle ... LP
Verve, 1952. Very Good+ ... $5.99
A pretty darn great album – with a wonderful mix of JATP swing and strong-handed drumming by the leaders. The material was recorded at a Jazz At The Philharmonic show at Carnegie Hall in 1952, and although the main focus appears to be Krupa and Rich's drum work, there's actually some ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(MGM pressing. Cover has some ring & edge wear.)

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Steve KuhnChildhood Is Forever ... LP
BYG (France), 1969. Near Mint- ... $39.99
This session was recorded in Paris in 1969 and Kuhn is joined by Steve Swallow on bass and Aldo Romano on drums. There are a total of 7 tracks and they include "The Night Has A Thousand Eyes", "Spring Can Really Hang You The Most", "Baubles, Bangles & Beads", " ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Nice Japanese pressing – on BYG/Toho!)

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Charles KynardAfro-Disiac (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Prestige, 1970. New Copy (reissue)... $22.99 24.99
The rarest of all Charles Kynard albums – and a real standout groover from the classic funk days of Prestige! The album's a really creative outing – with arrangements by Richard Fritz that take the usual small combo Prestige sound to new heights – twisting and turning the rhythms ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Beautiful pressing – heavy vinyl and a tip-on cover!)

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Charles KynardWa-Tu-Wa-Zui (Beautiful People) ... LP
Prestige, 1971. Very Good ... $24.99
One of the best albums cut during the Prestige jazz/funk generation of the early 70s! The album's a super-heavy monster that has organist Charles Kynard working with a great group that includes Rusty Bryant on tenor, Virgil Jones on trumpet, Melvin Sparks on guitar, Jimmy Lewis on Fender Bass, and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Purple label pressing. Cover is heavily stained and peeled on the bottom half, with a split bottom seam.)

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✨✧ Charles KynardYour Mama Don't Dance ... LP
Mainstream, 1973. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $39.99
Funky organ and plenty of vamping – a really tight little set from the mighty Charles Kynard – who's working here with a really wide-ranging command of the keyboard! As with some of the other Mainstream Records sessions of the time, the backings here are somewhat full – arranged ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo.)

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✨✧ LA 4Going Home ... LP
East Wind (Japan), 1977. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $29.99
Wonderful work from this really unique west coast combo of the 70s – a quartet that draws plenty from key contributions of each of its members – but which also has a very special sound in the acoustic guitar of Laurindo Almeida! Almeida's a player who'd already been working in LA for ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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LA 4Pavane Pour Une Infante Defunte ... LP
East Wind (Japan), 1977. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $19.99
A beautiful group, and one with a very unique sound – a style that draws from the early 50s experiments in Brazilian jazz by Bud Shank and Laurindo Almeida – but which also moves the approach into even more sophisticated 70s territory! The quartet features Almeida on acoustic guitar ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese pressing. Cover has a Nautilus Distribution sticker on back.)

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✨✧ Pete La RocaTurkish Women At The Bath ... LP
Douglas, Late 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
Despite the stupid name (or perhaps because of it), this is one of the great lost sessions of the 60s! Drummer Pete LaRoca originally cut this set for the tiny Douglas label, and the session's an amazing bit of modernist jazz that features a rare non-Sun Ra appearance by tenorist John Gilmore. ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Steve LacyClinkers ... LP
Hat Hut, 1977. Very Good+ ... $39.99
No clinkers here, as the record's a beautiful bit of solo saxophone by Steve Lacy – recorded in unfettered glory, but with a sense of precision and timing that few other players could match! Lacy always used these sorts of sessions in different ways than some of his other contemporaries ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing.)

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✨✧ Steve LacyReflections – Steve Lacy Plays Thelonious Monk ... LP
Prestige/New Jazz, 1958. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Steve Lacy in one of his greatest modes – working here in a style influenced heavily by Thelonious Monk – one that not only made Lacy one of the first interpreters of Monk's music on saxophone, but also gave his modernist impulses a great sense of focus over the years! The album's an ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(OJC pressing. Cover has clear tape on the spine.)

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✨✧ Steve LacyWindow ... LP
Soul Note (Italy), 1987. Very Good+ ... $19.99
Titles include "The Window", "Flakes", "The Gleam", "Retreat", and "A Complicate Scene" – played by Lacy on soprano sax, Jean-Jacques Avenel on bass, and Oliver Johnson on drums. LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has clear tape on the spine.)

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✨✧ Steve Lacy & Brion GysinSongs ... LP
Hat Hut (Switzerland), 1981. Very Good+ LP + 7-inch Box Set ... $34.99
We're not often the biggest fans of poetry in the work of Steve Lacy – but somehow, this set seems to come off especially right – thanks, no doubt, to the fact that beat legend Brion Gysin composed all of the words! Gysin himself only speaks on 2 titles – but his presence there ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Box has some surface wear, a peeled spot from sticker removal, and clear tape on the spine.)

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✨✧ Steve Lacy & Michael SmithSidelines ... LP
Improvising Artists Inc, 1977. Used ... Just Sold Out!
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(Cover has clear tape on the spine.)

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Steve Lacy/Yuji Takahashi/Takehisa KosgiDistant Voices (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Columbia/Aguirre (Italy), 1975. New Copy (reissue)... $32.99
One of the rarest Steve Lacy albums of the 70s, and one of the most compelling too – as it features Steve in territory that's quite different than some of his group and solo performances of the period! The group is a trio – with Yuji Takahashi on piano and celeste, and Takehisa Kosugi ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Guy Lafitte/Andre Persiany/Christian ChevallierFrench Toast (10 inch LP) ... LP
Angel, 1955. Very Good- ... $4.99
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(Cover has split seams, some wear, and writing in marker and pen on back.)

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Oliver LakeLife Dance Of Is ... LP
Arista, 1978. Very Good ... $5.99
With Michael Gregory Jackson on guitars, Anthony Davis on piano, and Pheeran Ak Laff on drums! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner, promo sticker index sticker and wear.)

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Oliver LakeShine ... LP
Novus, 1979. Very Good+ ... $9.99
With Oliver Lake on alto, soprano, and flute – plus Michael Gregory Jackson on guitar, Pheeroan Ak Laff on drums, Anthony Davis on piano, and Abdul Wadud on cello. LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner and some wear.)

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Andrew Lamb/Warren Smith/Arkadijus GotesmanasSea Of Modicum ... LP
No Business (Lithuania), 2017. New Copy ... $14.99
Andrew Lamb blows here as "The Black Lamb" – at least that's the way he's listed on back – playing tenor sax throughout, in the company of percussionists Warren Smith and Arkadijus Gotesmanas – which makes for a really compelling album! The percussion sometimes gets ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition of 300!)

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Donald LambertGiant Stride – Donald Lambert & His Harlem Piano ... LP
Jazzology, 1962. Very Good+ ... $11.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Labels have some pen.)

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Donald LambertHarlem Stride Classics ... LP
Pumpkin, Early 60s. Near Mint- ... $7.99
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(70s pressing.)

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Harold LandNew Shade Of Blue (with bonus download) ... LP
Mainstream/We Want Sounds (UK), 1971. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)... $13.99
An overlooked chapter in the Harold Land/Bobby Hutcherson partnership that recorded more famously for Blue Note – a date that's issued here under the tenorist's own name, but which also features equal contributions from Hutcherson on vibes! Tracks have that long, modal quality that has the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes download!)
Also available
New Shade Of Blue ... CD 13.99
New Shade Of Blue (with bonus track) ... CD 18.99

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Mathias LandaeusFrom The Piano ... LP
Moserobie (Sweden), 2016. Near Mint- ... $9.99
The title and cover really get to the heart of the matter here – as the album's definitely from the piano, but not just the keys – as pianist Mathias Landeaus has a way of playing that can really open up the whole instrument! Some numbers are beautifully lyrical and poetic, but others ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Art Lande & Jan GarbarekRed Lanta ... LP
ECM, 1974. Near Mint- ... $5.99
Features Art Lande on piano and Jan Garbarek on flute, soprano, and bass saxophone! LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing. Cover has a cut corner, some moderate wear, and clear tape on the spine.)

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Dory Langdon (Dory Previn)Leprechauns Are Upon Me ... LP
Verve, Late 50s. Near Mint- ... $33.99
The first ever album by Dory Previn – recorded in the late 50s for Verve, as Dory Langdon! Just a year later, Dory would marry composer and pianist Andre Previn, but their professional relationship had already begun, as Andre plays piano here, along with jazz guitar great Kenny Burrell. It's ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese pressing!)

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Don LanphereOut Of Nowhere ... LP
Hep (UK), 1983. Very Good ... $4.99
Featuring Jon Pugh. LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some marker on back.)

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✨✧ Billy Larkin & The DelegatesDr. Feelgood ... LP
World Pacific, Mid 60s. Very Good- ... $4.99
Billy Larkin plays soul jazz instrumentals with The Delgates, and the group's joined by singer Ralph Black on a number of cuts. Black's style is ok, but the group's strong point is still their funky jazzy material. This LP sports a few originals – like "Way Cross Town" and "He ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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LaskLask ... LP
ECM (Germany), 1982. Near Mint- ... $14.99
Features Ulrich Lask on alto and tenor, Meinolf Bauschulte on drums, and Maggie Nichols on voice! LP, Vinyl record album

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Timo LassyLove Bullet ... LP
WeJazz (Finland), 2015. Sealed Gatefold ... $8.99
One of the straightest jazz projects we've heard in years from Timo Lassy – a set that really gets back to the kind of soulful sounds we first loved in his music – served up here with a wicked 60s vibe, and plenty of organ in the mix! The group's a quintet, with added percussion ... (New Grooves, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Last ExitLast Exit ... LP
Enemy (Germany), 1986. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Full on skronk from the mid 80s free group Last Exit, their opening salvo. The avant guitar heroism of Sonny Sharrock dovetails nicely with Peter Brotzman's muscular saxophone, over the post modern take on a rhythm section built by Bill Laswell and Ronald Shannon Jackson. Serious stuff. 9 tracks ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original German pressing.)

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Yusef LateefComplete Yusef Lateef ... LP
Atlantic, 1968. Very Good ... $6.99
A soulful late 60s outing for Brother Yusef – one of his first, and one of his best, albums for Atlantic! Despite the misleading title, this isn't really the "complete" Yusef Lateef (it would have to be a 50 LP set for that!) – but the record is a nice slice of Yusef's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Red & green label pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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✨✧ Latin Jazz QuintetLatin Soul ... LP
Prestige/New Jazz, 1965. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
A wonderful batch of Latin Jazz grooves – played by a group who more than deserved the right to call themselves the Latin Jazz Quintet! The core sound features vibes and piano jamming away nicely, really hitting some great modal rhythms – but this album's also got an added bonus in the ... (Latin, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Latin Jazz Quintet with Pharoah SandersOh! Pharoah Speak ... LP
Trip, Mid 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
An insanely great record – filled with lots of odd twists and turns, and done in a really unusual way! The session is an obscure one that features Pharoah Sanders joining the tight combo, who are working here with a very different sound than usual! Earlier Latin Jazz Quintet albums have the ... (Latin, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(NOTE: This reissue seems to have a bit of distortion on a track or two – not noisy, but something rumbling in the background. Most of the record sounds great, though!)

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Jessica LaurenAlmeria ... LP
Freestyle (UK), 2018. New Copy 2LP ... $22.99
When Jessica Lauren first grabbed our ears 20 years ago, she was a keyboardist on the London contemporary scene – but with a much deeper jazz vision than most – an artist whose appearances on record always made any sort of song come across with a spiritual sound that was unique for the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Almeria ... CD 13.99

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Arnie Lawrence & The Children of All AgesInside An Hour Glass ... LP
Embryo, 1970. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $14.99
Weird spacey freeform jazz – recorded with a group that includes Dick Hyman, Richard Davis, and Arnie Lawrence – plus two of their kids! The whole thing is less "out" than it is kind of free flowing and electronic – and the record is in keeping with the overall hippy ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(In the die-cut cover, with a cutout notch.)

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✨✧ Arnie Lawrence & Treasure IslandArnie Lawrence & Treasure Island ... LP
Doctor Jazz, 1983. Very Good ... $8.99
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(Cover has some wear & bit of marker in the top left corner.)

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Elliot LawrenceElliot Lawrence Plays Gerry Mulligan Arrangements ... LP
Fantasy, 1955. Very Good ... $11.99
A pretty hip set of big band arrangements – very much along the lines of early 50s Stan Kenton, with a tight swing, but a nicely modern undercurrent as well! The arrangements, as the title indicates, are all by Gerry Mulligan – and in addition to the piano of Elliot Lawrence, players ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Red vinyl pressing.)

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Hubert LawsAfro-Classic ... LP
CTI, 1970. Very Good Gatefold ... $6.99
An amazing album – and the cornerstone of the CTI sound! The record's an incredibly baroque set of tracks from funky flautist Hubert Laws – featuring arrangements from Don Sebesky that mix complicated lines on flute with electric piano from Bob James, into a swirling mass of sound that' ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear.)
Also available Afro-Classic ... CD 9.99

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Hubert LawsCarnegie Hall ... LP
CTI, 1973. Very Good Gatefold ... $2.99
Mabye some of the coolest music ever recorded at Carnegie Hall – a wonderful venue that's perfect for the blend of soul and space of the CTI Records years of Hubert Laws! Laws' lead lines on flute really stretch out beautifully in the setting – given ample room to roam amidst a lineup ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Hubert LawsChicago Theme ... LP
CTI, 1975. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $6.99
One of Hubert Laws' funkiest records for CTI – recorded with a full group funky style that's plenty darn great, and a lot harder-hitting than some of Hubert's more laidback sessions for the label! Arrangements are by Bob James and Laws – working here with a large batch of players who ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Hubert LawsCrying Song ... LP
CTI, 1969. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $6.99
A landmark record – the first album that flutist Hubert Laws cut for CTI, and the beginning of a very important partnership with the label! The record is a sublime exploration of sound and space – very different than Laws' 60s Latin sides for Atlantic, and handled in a baroque mode ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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✨✧ Hubert LawsLaws Of Jazz (Jazzlore pressing) ... LP
Atlantic, 1964. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Massive early work from Hubert Laws – and a set that really shows some more the more Latin and soul sides of his talents! Tracks here have a tight punch throughout – with some great New York 60s rhythms that feature a young Chick (then called "Armando") Corea on piano, then a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Hubert LawsMorning Star ... LP
CTI, 1972. Very Good Gatefold ... $2.99
One of the most sublime Hubert Laws albums for CTI – a set that features his incredibly soulful flute work floating over these beautiful large arrangements by Don Sebesky – all ticked by some sweet electric piano from Bob James! The sound is perfect – that balance of soul and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Hubert LawsSan Francisco Concert ... LP
CTI, 1976. Very Good- Gatefold ... $3.99
Really wonderful work from Hubert Laws – maybe one of his greatest albums for CTI! The record has a laidback feel that's similar to most of Laws' other work for the label, but somehow the live setting also brings out a bit more edge – and gives the record a gently funky groove that's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Hubert LawsThen There Was Light Vol 2 (aka In The Beginning) ... LP
CTI, 1974. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $5.99
Moody work from one of the most groundbreaking flute players of the 70s – and a real standout in the legendary catalot of CTI Records! Hubert Laws was not only richly talented, but he was also capable of a large number of styles – and this double-length set for CTI has him moving past ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Ronnie LawsFriends & Strangers ... LP
Blue Note, 1977. Very Good+ ... $4.99
A stone classic from reedman Ronnie Laws – and an album that really helped set a whole new standard for funky fusion in the 70s! Laws works here with great Wayne Henderson production – which gives the album an even sharper sound than other Blue Note sets of this vintage – and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Yank Lawson with Chico HamiltonOle Dixie ... LP
ABC, 1966. Very Good ... $0.99
It may be Dixie, but the groove here is plenty darn unique – thanks to some great percussion work by Chico Hamilton, in a mode that really transforms the sound of the set! Yank's definitely playing with a trad jazz sound on his horn, but Chico's rhythms have plenty of bossa nova and Latin ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Le ScottLe Scott's Post Bop Opera ... LP
Theatre For The Evolving Arts, Late 70s. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $7.99
A wild and wonderful hippy theatrical approach to jazz! The tracks are kind of theatrical interpretations of jazz work by Charles Mingus, Yusef Lateef, John Coltrane, Bill Evans, Sonny Rollins, and others – performed by a jazz group that includes trumpeter Wallace Roney, flautist Le Scott, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear and some sticker remnants.)

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James LearyLegacy ... LP
Blue Collar, 1981. Very Good+ ... $3.99
A wonderful set that features plenty of tenor work from Joe Henderson – a really much-needed document of Joe's tremendous sound during this under-recorded period of his career – and very heavy in those sharp, dark tones he used on the Mirror Mirror album! The rest of the group is great ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Dave LeeBig New Band From Britain ... LP
Top Rank, Late 50s. Very Good+ ... $8.99
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John Lee & Gerry BrownChaser ... LP
Columbia, 1979. Very Good- ... $1.99
John Lee & Gerry Brown were one of the best European fusion rhythm sections of the 70s – laying down great spacey drums and rumbling funky basslines on a large number of excellent LPs in the earlier part of the decade for Blue Note and a host of other labels. By the time of this release, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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John Lee & Gerry BrownMango Sunrise ... LP
Blue Note, 1975. Very Good ... $7.99
Fantastic lean low funky fusion – and a lost Blue Note 70s gem – a set that's way different than any other work from the team of bassist John Lee and drummer Gerry Brown! The set's nice and spare – almost CTI in style at times, but with some excellent production work from Skip ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner.)

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Michel Legrand & CoLe Jazz Grand ... LP
Gryphon, 1978. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $1.99
A wonderful session of straight jazz work by Michel Legrand – a larger group outing that's one of the few albums he ever cut in this style! The set has all the warmth and imagination of Legrand's best jazzy soundtrack work – strong themes, bold statements, and a sense of personal ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a center split top seam.)

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Peter Lemer QuintetLocal Colour ... LP
ESP, 1968. New Copy (reissue)... $23.99
One of the most far-reaching sets of UK jazz we've heard from the mid 60s – the recording debut of pianist Peter Lemer, working here in a quintet that also features a young John Surman! The leadoff track is a version of Carla Bley's great "Ictus" – and the style of the work ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Bukky LeoTribute To Fela Vol 1 – Live At The Jazz Cafe ... LP
Drift (UK), 2018. New Copy ... $22.99
A great tribute to Fela Kuti from saxophonist Bukky Leo – a player with Nigerian roots, but who's been working on the London scene for decades – with music that goes back to some key early records for the Acid Jazz label, and some great releases in more recent years! Here, Leo takes on ... (Global Grooves, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Jonah Levine CollectiveAttention Deficit (with bonus download) ... LP
Alpha Pup/World Galaxy, 2017. New Copy ... $18.99
Jonah Levine is a trombonist, but he's also turning out to be a heck of a great composer, too – as you'll hear in this album that's filled with fresh, original material! The tunes all have a strong sense of color – directed by Levine's trombone, which solos often – in a lineup ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Inclues download!)

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Rod Levitt OrchestraDynamic Sound Patterns Of The Rod Levitt Orchestra ... LP
Riverside, 1964. Very Good ... $9.99
"Dynamic" is right – as Rod's one of the hippest large group arrangers of his time! The album's a really wonderful record that features Rod leading an octet with a distinctly modern touch – almost building off the styles of Kenton groups of the 50s, but with more of the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Bill Grauer pressing with microphone logo & deep groove.)

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Lou LevyHymn ... LP
Philips, 1962. Very Good+ ... $2.99
One of the cookinest albums we've ever heard from pianist Lou Levy – an obscure early 60s trio session that shows a whole new side of his sound! Lou's playing with likely suspects Max Bennett on bass and Stan Levy on drums – but unlike some of his west coast sides of the late 50s, this ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Deep groove white label mono promo. Cover has a spot of sticker residue & light wear.)

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Ron Levy's Wild KingdomFeaturing Ronnie Earl, Kim Wilson, Wayne Bennett, Jimmie Vaughan ... LP
Black Top, 1987. Near Mint- ... $9.99
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George LewisGeorge Lewis & His New Orleans Stompers Volume Two ... LP
Blue Note, 1955. Very Good ... $9.99
Includes "Climax Rag", "Dauphine Street Blues", " Two Jim Blues", "Deep Bayou Blues", "Fidgety Feet" and more. LP, Vinyl record album
(Liberty stereo pressing. Cover has some wear.)

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John LewisJazz Abstractions ... LP
Atlantic, 1960. Near Mint- ... $11.99
Way more than just "abstractions" – as the set's a very focused batch of some of the larger ideas that John Lewis had about jazz – explored beautifully here away from the Modern Jazz Quartet! The album has Lewis working with frequent partner – and fellow third stream ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Red & purple label pressing.)

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Meade Lux LewisBlues Piano Artistry Of Meade Lux Lewis ... LP
Riverside, 1961. Very Good+ ... $9.99
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(OJC pressing.)

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Meade Lux LewisOriginal Honky Tonk Piano ... LP
Classic Jazz Masters (Germany), Late 20s/Early 30s. Near Mint- ... $2.99
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Meade Lux Lewis/Pete Johnson/Albert AmmonsOriginal Boogie Woogie Piano Giants ... LP
Columbia, Late 30s/Early 40s. Sealed ... $1.99
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Mel LewisMel Lewis Sextet ... LP
Mode, 1957. Good ... $9.99
A classic late 50s side from the Mode label – and one of those great LA sessions that was almost more noteworthy for the sidemen than the leader! Drummer Mel Lewis heads up the group, sure, but the real strength of the set is in its three piece frontline – which features Charlie ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Vinyl has numerous marks and plays with some clicks and crackles. Cover is in nice shape however.)

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Mel Lewis & The Jazz Orchestra/Bob BrookmeyerBob Brookmeyer – Composer Arranger ... LP
Gryphon, 1980. Very Good+ ... $5.99
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✨✧ Ramsey LewisBest Of Ramsey Lewis (Cadet) ... LP
Cadet, Mid 60s. Near Mint- ... $2.99
A collection of Ramsey's work on Cadet/Argo that focuses mostly on the groovy uptempo tracks from the mid 60s – when Lewis had cracked the pop instrumental charts with soulful versions of bigger hits. Titles include "The In Crowd", "Function At The Junction", "Soul ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label pressing. Cover & labels have a name in marker. Cover has a cutout notch.)

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Ramsey LewisDancing In The Street ... LP
Cadet, 1967. Very Good Gatefold ... $1.99
A late 60s groover from the second Ramsey Lewis trio – the one that features Cleveland Eaton on bass and Maurice White on drums, both doing a pretty great job of filling the spot vacated by Eldee Young and Red Holt! The album's a live one, cut in the successful mode of Ramsey's records with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label stereo pressing.)

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Ramsey LewisFunky Serenity/Upendo Ni Pamoja ... LP
Columbia, 1972/1973. Very Good 2LP Gatefold ... $11.99
A repackaging from 1973 of two of the best of Ramsey's 70's electric albums. Funky Serenity is a tasty batch of funky cuts, with Ramsey on Fender Rhodes and Cleveland Eaton on bass. Includes a great version of "Knights In White Satin", with a weird spacey groove, plus "Kufany ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Ramsey LewisGoin' Latin ... LP
Cadet, 1966. Very Good ... $2.99
Goin Latin, and goin groovy too – thanks to some wonderful arrangements from Chicago soul legend Richard Evans – who really helps Ramsey Lewis open up his sound on the set! The format's less straight Latin than you might expect from the title – and Evans brings in a bouncing, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label stereo pressing. Cover & label have a drillhole.)

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Ramsey LewisMaiden Voyage ... LP
Cadet, 1968. Very Good ... $1.99
One of the key records from the Cadet/Concept scene in late 60s Chicago – a tremendous collaboration between pianist Ramsey Lewis and arranger Charles Stepney – and the kind of record that took soul and jazz to a whole new level! Ramsey on his own is great enough at this point – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label 70s pressing. Cover was misprinted and has the back image on both sides. Cover also has a large name in marker on both sides. Label has some pen.)

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Ramsey LewisMother Nature's Son ... LP
Cadet, 1968. Very Good ... $8.99
One of our favorite Ramsey Lewis albums of all time – an incredible reworking of tunes by The Beatles, done in collaboration with Cadet Records studio maestro Charles Stepney – who brings in some amazing arrangements and production styles to the record! The tunes are familiar, but the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label stereo pressing.)

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✨✧ Ramsey LewisPot Luck ... LP
Argo, 1963. Near Mint- ... $2.99
Ramsey and the classic trio with Eldee Young and Red Holt – grooving away on a pot luck batch of tunes that includes material from a wide wide variety of sources, all turned into soul jazz magic by the boys! Believe it or not, Ramsey takes tunes like "Andaluza", "Arrividerci ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label Cadet pressing from the 70s, in a black and white cover – with a cutout notch & light wear.)

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Ramsey LewisTequila Mockingbird ... LP
Columbia, 1977. Very Good+ ... $1.99
Sweet electric Ramsey Lewis – an overlooked gem from the Columbia Records years, filled with loads of great grooves, and some pretty mighty keyboards! Part of the record has Ramsey working with Larry Dunn of Kalimba Productions – getting plenty of the Earth Wind & Fire groove that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has light wear, an index sticker, and initials in marker.)

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Ramsey LewisThem Changes ... LP
Cadet, 1970. Near Mint- ... $6.99
One of the hardest-hitting electric sets ever cut by Ramsey Lewis – a live performance from the start of the 70s, done with a really gritty groove! Ramsey's on both Fender Rhodes and acoustic piano – the former of which is played with even more forces than on his Cadet studio ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label stereo pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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Ramsey Lewis TrioDown To Earth ... LP
Mercury, 1958. Very Good ... $2.99
From their inception in late 1956, Ramsey Lewis and his famous Young/Holt-era trio were destined for great jazz fame. This 1958 session on Mercury (then based in the group's native Chicago) catches the trio right at the beginning – when they were taking tunes that were pretty well known, and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label mono pressing with deep groove. Back cover has a light stain.)

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Ramsey Lewis TrioReunion ... LP
CBS, 1983. Very Good ... $1.99
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(Cover has a cutout hole.)

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Ramsey Lewis TrioSwingin ... LP
Argo, 1956. Near Mint- ... $7.99
One of the first ever albums by the Ramsey Lewis Trio – featuring an assortment of lively tracks with a touch of jazz-based humor, the kind that were winning them huge audiences in Chicago at the time! With Eldee Young and Redd Holt to back him up, Ramsey's got plenty of pyrotechnics in tow ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono Cadet pressing with deep groove.)

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✨✧ Ramsey Lewis Trio & Jean DuShonYou Better Believe Me ... LP
Argo, 1965. Used ... Just Sold Out!
The Ramsey Lewis trio (with Young and Holt) backs up this sweet Chicago jazz singer in a nice set of soulful tracks recorded for Chess in the mid 60's. Nice laid back lounge jazz type of groove, with a good assortment of lesser-known tracks, and very sensitive accompaniment. Cuts include "Goo ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy grey label Argo pressing.)

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Webster Lewis8 For The 80s ... LP
Epic, 1979. Very Good ... $6.99
Genius jazzy soul from Webster Lewis – one of his amazing late 70s sets for Epic Records! By this point in his career, Lewis had honed his keyboard craft to perfection – and on albums like this one, he laid down some excellent smooth soulful fusion that soared in a righteous way that ... (Soul, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Dave LiebmanDrum Ode ... LP
ECM, 1974. Near Mint- ... $14.99
A large group set – with Dave on tenor, soprano sax, and flute – with Richard Beirach on electric piano, plus lots of added players on percussion! LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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✨✧ David LiebmanSweet Hands ... LP
Horizon/A&M, 1975. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $4.99
With Liebman on reeds and Richie Bierach on piano – plus percussion from Badal Roy! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner and clear tape on the spine.)

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Kirk Lightsey with Chet BakerEverything Happens To Me ... LP
Timeless (Netherlands), 1983. Near Mint- ... $23.99
Chet plays trumpet, and also sings on the tracks "Ray's Ideas" and "Everything Happens To Me". Other tunes include "Girl With The Purple Eyes", "Speak No Evil", and "Inner Urge". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner and a small mark from an old sticker, but this is a nice copy overall!)

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Johan Lindstrom SeptettMusic For Empty Halls ... LP
Moserobie (Sweden), 2018. New Copy Gatefold ... $22.99
A rich vision in sound from Johan Lindstrom – not just a guitarist, but a hell of a composer too – working here with an all-star group that features other great players on the Moserobie label! Yet despite that connection, the vibe here is very different than other Moserobie music ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Music For Empty Halls ... CD 16.99

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Garrett ListReal Live Orchestra ... LP
Igloo (Belgium), 1986. Very Good+ ... $24.99
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(Cover has light wear.)

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Garrett List A1 BandFire & Ice ... LP
Lovely, 1982. Near Mint- ... $16.99
A pretty great group – given that Byard Lancaster plays alto and soprano sax – and the quintet also features Ronald Shannon Jackson on percussion, plus Youseff Yancy on trumpet, electronics, and theremin! LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes insert. Cover has light wear.)

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✨✧ Charles LloydBig Sur Tapestry ... LP
Pacific Arts, 1979. Used ... Just Sold Out!
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(Cover has clear tape on the spine.)

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Charles LloydCharles Lloyd In Europe ... LP
Atlantic, 1966. Near Mint- ... $9.99
Overseas excursions from the Charles Lloyd Quartet – a group who were already breaking down plenty of boundaries at home in the US! The lineup is a bit different than some of the other Lloyd sessions of the time, in that Cecil McBee is in the group on bass – adding in some wonderfully ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Green & blue label pressing – a nice copy! Cover has a small cutout hole.)

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✨✧ Charles Lloyd & The Marvels with Lucinda WilliamsVanished Gardens ... LP
Blue Note, 2018. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $31.99 35.98
One of the most unusual criss-crossings of styles that we've ever heard from saxophonist Charles Lloyd – and that's saying a lot, given all of his unusual projects over the years! This set follows from Lloyd's previous album with his Marvels group – a richly American blending of jazz ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Joe Locascio with Chet BakerSleepless ... LP
PA USA, Mid 80s. Sealed ... $14.99
One of the more unusual late entries in the Chet Baker catalog – a set done with Joe Locascio on piano and keyboards, plus guest vocals on one track from Terri Meason! LP, Vinyl record album

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Locomotiv GTLocomotiv GT ... LP
ABC, 1974. Very Good ... $6.99
A rare Western recording from Locomotiv GT – the Hungarian funky rock combo who were one of the hippest things going in the Eastern Bloc in the mid 70s! The set was recorded in London, and all lyrics are in English – recorded in a cool style that's a bit glammy at times, but with some ... (Rock, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear & a small rip on the opening.)

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Michael Longo900 Shares Of The Blues ... LP
Groove Merchant, 1974. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $34.99
A killer electric piano jam from the great Mike Longo – stone funky, and one of his best albums ever! The whole thing's done in a really laidback style that's simply amazing – a lot like the best CTI work of the time, but somehow rougher, and with a darker edge. Longo riffs out on the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a small cutout notch.)

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Lee LovettLee + 3 ... LP
Wynne, 1959. Very Good ... $9.99
One of the few dates ever as a leader from pinaist Lee Lovett – an artist who mostly worked as an arranger, with credits that include stints with the groups of Erskine Hawkins, Cat Anderson, Tab Smith, and Lucky Millinder! Lee's music here has a much more modern feel than some of those ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a split top seam & spine.)

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Jim Lowe TrioMiles Of Time ... LP
Jim Lowe, 1975. Very Good+ ... $24.99
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(Cover has some writing in pen on back, including "Property Of Jim Lowe & Dianne".)

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Mundell LoweBlues For A Stripper (aka Satan In High Heels) ... LP
Charlie Parker/Modern Harmonic, 1962. New Copy (reissue)... $16.99 24.99
Great music from jazz guitarist Mundell Lowe – a set that was originally written as the soundtrack for an early 60s sexploitation film, Satin In High Heels – but which works equally well as a jazz album on its own! Lowe's in a slightly different setting than on some of his earlier ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(On colored vinyl!)

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Jimmie LuncefordRhythm Is Our Business Vol 1 – 1934 to 1935 ... LP
Decca, Mid 30s. Very Good ... $1.99
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