Coleman Hawkins – Blues Groove

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Blues Groove is an album by saxophonist Coleman Hawkins with guitarist Tiny Grimes recorded in 1958 and released on the Prestige label.

“This music will appeal to fans of Grimes’ vintage electric guitar and to those interested in an opportunity to hear Hawkins take an extended foray into the blues.” – Jim Todd/AllMusic.

Track listing:
1. “Marchin’ Along” (Tiny Grimes) 17:37
2. “A Smooth One” (Benny Goodman) 5:55
3. “Blues Wail” (Tiny Grimes) 6:45
4. “April in Paris” (Vernon Duke/Yip Harburg) 6:40
5. “Soul Station” (Tiny Grimes) 7:48

Tiny Grimes – guitar
Coleman Hawkins – tenor saxophone
Musa Kaleem – flute
Ray Bryant – piano
Earl Womack – double bass
Teagle Fleming Jr. – drums


Released: 1958
Recorded: February 28, 1958
Studio: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey
Length: 44:45
Label: Prestige
Producer: Bob Weinstock