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TV Action Jazz

LP (Item 575490) RCA, 1959 — Condition: Very 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 small seam splits and some surface wear.)

Very Good

  • Vinyl can have some dirt, but nothing major.
  • May not shine under light, but should still be pretty clean, and not too dirty.
  • May have a number of marks (5 to 10 at most), and obvious signs of play, but never a big cluster of them, or any major mark that would be very deep. Most marks should still not click under a fingernail.
  • May not look near perfect, but should play fairly well, with slight surface noise, and the occasional click in part of a song, but never throughout a whole song or more.
  • This is clearly a copy that was played by someone a number of times, but which could also be a good "play copy" for someone new.

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