Sneak Preview! is the debut album by jazz organist Leon Spencer Jr. recorded for the Prestige label in 1970. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars  stating :”Spencer’s swinging solos on [More]
The Allmusic review by Leo Stanley awarded the album 4½ stars and stated “Man with a Happy Sound is a wonderfully fun 1962 session, showcasing Carroll’s breezy, engaging scat style on both standards (“Route 66,” [More]
Good Deal is the third album by jazz group The Three Sounds  released on the Blue Note label. The Allmusic review by Thomas Erlewine awarded the album 3 stars, calling the music ” pleasant soul-jazz [More]
Blue Flames is the second album by organist Shirley Scott and saxophonist Stanley Turrentine recorded in 1964 and released on the Prestige label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars and [More]
Root Down is a 1972 live jazz album by Jimmy Smith, released on the Verve label. Allmusic awarded the album 5 stars and reviewer Stephen Thomas Erlewine wrote “…the album captures a performance Smith gave with a [More]
Flute In is the debut album by American jazz flautist Bobbi Humphrey, recorded in 1971 and released on the Blue Note label. The Allmusic review by Andrew Hamilton awarded the album 3½ stars, stating “Bobbi displays [More]
The Cat is a 1964 album by Jimmy Smith. It features the sound of Smith’s Hammond B-3 organ with big band arrangements by composer Lalo Schifrin. The album reached number 12 on the Billboard 200 [More]
Forrest Fire is an album by saxophonist Jimmy Forrest recorded in 1960 and released on the New Jazz label. AllMuѕіс Rеvіеw by Sсоtt Yаnоw: During 1961, Jimmy Fоrrеѕt rесоrdеd four аlbumѕ for Prеѕtіgе аnd іtѕ [More]
Goodness! is the sixth album led by saxophonist Houston Person, which was recorded in 1969 and released on the Prestige label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Tenor ѕаxорhоnіѕt Hоuѕtоn Pеrѕоn was ѕtіll a rеlаtіvеlу new [More]
Instant Death is an album by American jazz saxophonist Eddie Harris recorded in 1971 and released on the Atlantic label. AllMusic Rеvіеw by Sсоtt Yаnоw: Thіѕ іѕ оnе оf Eddіе Hаrrіѕ’ѕ ѕtrоngеr Atlаntіс аlbumѕ of [More]