Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Sonny Phillips - Sure 'Nuff

This is the debut LP by organist Sonny Phillips which was originally released in 1969 on Prestige Records, this rip is from the re-issue on BGP, players are Sonny Phillips on organ, Virgil Jones on trumpet, Houston Person on tenor sax, Joe Jones on guitar, Bob Bushnell on bass and Pretty Purdie on drums. Production by Bob Porter, recording by Rudy Van Gelder.

1. Sure 'Nuff, Sure 'Nuff
2. Be Yourself
3. Oleo
4. Mobile To Chicago
5. The Other Blues


Tuesday, August 5, 2008

The Barone Brothers - Blues & Other Happy Moments

The Barone Brothers are Mike Barone on trombone and Gary Barone on trumpet and fluegelhorn, this LP was released in 1981 on Palo Alto Jazz Records, players are Tom Scott on lyricon, Dick Spencer on alto sax, Teddy Saunders on piano, John Heard on bass, Shelly Manne on drums and Alex Acuna on percussion.

1. Double Toe
2. Beef Stew
3. Estate
4. Other Happy Moments
5. Song For Our Father
6. Almost Blues