Kenyon Hopkins —
Rooms ... LP Cadence, Late 50s. Very Good+ ...
One of those groovy late 50s pre-concept albums – done originally for a dance performance, but sounding great on record – featuring work from a young Teo Macero on tenor, plus Bart Wallace on trumpet, Wendell Marshall on bass, and Dick Collins on piano! Titles include "Alone" ... (Jazz) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A solidly soulful set from tenorist Frank Lowe – and a record that may well stand as one of his best from this period! The group work together well – in a way that's often quite swinging, even though the solos get slightly free – almost as if they're testing the boundaries ... (Jazz) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Early work from two different singers – each featured here on rare singles for the Cadence Records label! First up is Lenny Welch – a singer with a voice that's as smooth as butter, and a key link between some of the more pop-oriented vocalists of the 50s, and the new generation of 60s ... (Soul) read moreCD