We're always big fans of Bev Kelly's work, but this album is way hipper than the usual vocal album of its type from the time – thanks to a sweet little lineup that features Pony Poindexter on alto sax and Flip Nunez on piano! The presence of Poindexter's horn is always a treat, on the ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label Bill Grauer Productions Inc pressing, RLP 345, with microphone logo and deep groove. Cover has light wear.)
Mark Murphy —
Rah ... LP Riverside, 1961. Very Good+ ...
Great early work by Mark Murphy – a set that's different than the cool breeziness of his 70s work, and done with an approach that's a lot hipper than most of his 60s contemporaries! Ernie Wilkins handles the arrangements, and there's a rollicking soul jazz groove here that's a bit unusual ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album