Nat Adderley – In the Bag

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In the Bag (also released as The Adderley Brothers in New Orleans) is an album by jazz cornetist Nat Adderley released on the Jazzland label featuring performances by Adderley with his brother Cannonball Adderley, Sam Jones, Nat Perrilliat, James Black, and Ellis Marsalis.

The Penguin Guide to Jazz awarded the album 3 stars stating “In the Bag is welcome for a further glimpse of the brothers playing together but isn’t specially exciting”.

Track listing:
All compositions by Nat Adderley except as indicated
“In the Bag” – 6:23
“Sister Wilson” (James N. Black) – 3:20
“R.S.V.P.” (Nat Adderley, Ellis Marsalis) – 3:58
“Low Brown” (Yusef Salim) – 4:42
“Mozart-In'” (Alvin Batiste) – 6:32
“New Arrival” (Black) – 5:35
“Chatterbox” (Batiste) – 6:36
“The Popeye” – 1:56 Bonus track on CD
“The Gospel Truth” – 2:24 Bonus track on CD
Recorded in New Orleans on May 19, 1962

Nat Adderley – cornet
Cannonball Adderley – alto saxophone
Nat Perrilliat – tenor saxophone
Ellis Marsalis – piano
Sam Jones – bass
James N. Black – drums


Released: 1962
Recorded: May 19, 1962
Length: 41:26
Label: Jazzland