Dexter Blows Hot and Cool is a 1955 album by jazz musician Dexter Gordon. The Billboard Reviewer noted that Gordon appeared “somewhat mellowed, making little attempt to impress either as a technician or melodic innovator” [More]
Pepper Adams Quintet (reissued as Pepper Adams 5), is the debut album by baritone saxophonist Pepper Adams recorded in 1957 and originally released on the Mode label. The Allmusic review by Ron Wynn states “Pepper [More]
Harold in the Land of Jazz (also released as Grooveyard) is the debut album by saxophonist Harold Land recorded in 1958 and released on the Contemporary label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the [More]
Leroy Walks! is the debut album by American jazz bassist Leroy Vinnegar recorded in 1957 and released on the Contemporary label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: On this reissue CD of a Contemporary set (bassist [More]
Jazz Guitar is the debut album by jazz guitarist Jim Hall recorded in early 1957 for the Pacific Jazz label. AllMusic Review by Ken Dryden: Jim Hall’s debut as a leader has a somewhat tortured [More]
Album “Mallets A Fore Thought” (1959). Tracks: 0:00 Fidelius 2:50 Squeeze Me 6:12 Sweet And Lovely 9:58 Bass Reflex 13:58 Chart Of My Heart 17:28 Wilbert’s Tune 21:30 Evening In Paris Personnel: Leroy Vinnegar – [More]
“Unforgettable” (Irving Gordon). From the album “Pepper Adams Quintet”. “Pepper Adams Quintet” (reissued as Pepper Adams 5), is the debut album by baritone saxophonist Pepper Adams recorded in 1957 and originally released on the Mode [More]