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TV Action Jazz

LP (Item 575490) RCA, 1959 — Condition: Good+

A wonderful set of pulpy groovers from Mundell Lowe – leading an incredible combo of players on well known action themes from the late 50s! The set has a really great lineup, with Donald Byrd on trumpet, Jimmy Cleveland on trombone, Eddie Costa on piano, and Tony Scott on clarinet and baritone sax – all playing with a great mix of modes to fit the themes – rolling action jazz one moment, a bluesy, pulpy groove at another – with all of those textbook dramatic scores we'll love to infinity! Tracks include "Peter Gunn", "Mike Hammer Riff Blues", "77 Sunset Strip", "M Squad", and "Naked City".  © 1996-2019, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Cover has a splitting on all seams.)

Good + (plus)

  • Vinyl may be dirty, or have one outstanding flaw, such as a light residue, which could be difficult to clean.
  • May have marks on all parts, too many to qualify as Very Good-, or several deeper marks, but the record should still be ok for play without skips.
  • In general, this is a record that was played a fair amount, and handled without care. A typical example may be a record which has been heavily played by a DJ, and carries marks from slip cueing. Depending on the quality of the vinyl, may play with surface noise throughout.

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