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CD (Item 833372) Prestige, Early 70s — Condition: Used
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A great look at the earliest years on record of Grover Washington Jr – material recorded before his later fame at Kudu Records, all with a much grittier sound overall! The work was recorded in the years 1970 and 1971 – at a time when he was cutting sessions for albums at Prestige by Charles Earland and Ivan Boogaloo Joe Jones (from which these tunes were taken) – and it documents a firey side of his work that still holds up tremendously, much more rough-edged and hard-wailing overall! There's a mean, lean organ and tenor sound that dominates here – with Grover on tenor, plus other players who include Johnny Hammond Smith and Leon Spencer on organ, Melvin Sparks on guitar, and Idris Muhammad on drums. Titles include "Our Love Will Never Die", "No Way", "Between The Sheets", "Killer Joe", "Fadin", "Inside Job", and "I Feel The Earth Move" – all from albums by Earland and Jones.  © 1996-2020, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Out of print, punch through barcode & promotional stamp on CD.)

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