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Trumpet Caliente

LP (Item 2407) Argo, 1962 — Condition: Very Good+
Temporarily Out Of Stock

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Easily our favorite album ever from trumpeter Don Goldie – a record that really steps past his other sides, thanks to an excellent group! Players on the album are soul jazz heavyweights all the way through – with Leo Wright on alto and flute, Patti Brown on piano, Ben Tucker on bass, and Ray Barretto and Willie Rodriguez on percussion, giving the whole set a nice Latin swing! The "Caliente" in the set is all on the top of Goldie's sparkling trumpet lines – counterpoised nicely with the "bottom" of Tucker's bass and Brown's piano – and the session swings with a good earthy groove that we really love. Titles include the great samba swinger "I Hear A Rhapsody", plus "Goldie's Thing", "Fast Thought", and "Nightingale".  © 1996-2022, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Mono beige label promo with deep groove. Cover has some surface wear and aging, with a name written in marker in front.)

Very Good + (plus)

  • Vinyl should be very clean, but can have less luster than near mint.
  • Should still shine under a light, but one or two marks may show up when tilted.
  • Can have a few small marks that may show up easily, but which do not affect play at all. Most marks of this quality will disappear when the record is tilted, and will not be felt with the back of a fingernail.
  • This is the kind of record that will play "near mint", but which will have some signs of use (although not major ones).
  • May have slight surface noise when played.

Additional Marks & Notes

If something is noteworthy, we try to note it in the comments — especially if it is an oddity that is the only wrong thing about the record. This might include, but isn't limited to, warped records, tracks that skip, cover damage or wear as noted above, or strictly cosmetic flaws.



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