Howard McGhee The Return Of Howard McGhee 180g LP (Mono)
Howard McGhee The Return Of Howard McGhee 180g LP (Mono)
Genre: Jazz
Label: Pure Pleasure
Format: 33RPM,
Size: 12"

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Howard McGhee The Return Of Howard McGhee 180g LP (Mono)

Howard McGhee

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SKU:
PPRLP42
UPC:
5060149621882
180 Gram Mono Vinyl! Audiophile Re-mastering by Ray Staff at Air Mastering! Pressed at Pallas in Germany!

Recorded after one of McGhee's not infrequent releases from the Penitentiary on narcotics charges, hence the title "The Return Of …."

Howard McGhee is a wonderful agile soloist, a model for the younger Kenny Dorham. Sharing the spotlight with McGhee is Sahib Shihab on baritone sax, what more can you ask? Lots of baritone solos, and few on alto for variety, Sahib's presence is not to be overlooked. That angry baritone rasp is so compelling - both Sahib and Pepper Adams showed what could be achieved with this weighty length of brass plumbing if you played it as though it was a tenor or indeed alto, and just ran with the changes, Charlie Parker on steroids.

Duke Jordan's solid chordal foundations, embellished with glittering runs, is always pushing the tempo along, with "Philly Joe" and Percy Heath picking up any slack. Bop of a very high order from the post-swing cauldron that was 1955.

Features:
• 180 Gram Vinyl
• Pressed at Pallas in Germany
• Mono
• Re-mastering by Ray Staff at Air Mastering, Lyndhurst Hall, London
• Analogue limited edition

Musicians:
Howard McGhee, trumpet
Percy Heath, bass
Philly Joe Jones, drums
Sahib Shihab, sax
Duke Jordan, piano

Selections:
Side 1:

1. Get Happy
2. Tahitian Lullaby
3. Lover Man
4. Lullaby Of The Leaves
5. You're Teasing Me
6. Transpicious
Side 2:
1. Rifftide
2. Oo-wee But I Do
3. Don't Blame Me
4. Tweedles
5. I'll Remember April

Recorded in NYC, October 22, 1955
Description
180 Gram Mono Vinyl! Audiophile Re-mastering by Ray Staff at Air Mastering! Pressed at Pallas in Germany!

Recorded after one of McGhee's not infrequent releases from the Penitentiary on narcotics charges, hence the title "The Return Of …."

Howard McGhee is a wonderful agile soloist, a model for the younger Kenny Dorham. Sharing the spotlight with McGhee is Sahib Shihab on baritone sax, what more can you ask? Lots of baritone solos, and few on alto for variety, Sahib's presence is not to be overlooked. That angry baritone rasp is so compelling - both Sahib and Pepper Adams showed what could be achieved with this weighty length of brass plumbing if you played it as though it was a tenor or indeed alto, and just ran with the changes, Charlie Parker on steroids.

Duke Jordan's solid chordal foundations, embellished with glittering runs, is always pushing the tempo along, with "Philly Joe" and Percy Heath picking up any slack. Bop of a very high order from the post-swing cauldron that was 1955.

Features:
• 180 Gram Vinyl
• Pressed at Pallas in Germany
• Mono
• Re-mastering by Ray Staff at Air Mastering, Lyndhurst Hall, London
• Analogue limited edition

Musicians:
Howard McGhee, trumpet
Percy Heath, bass
Philly Joe Jones, drums
Sahib Shihab, sax
Duke Jordan, piano

Selections:
Side 1:

1. Get Happy
2. Tahitian Lullaby
3. Lover Man
4. Lullaby Of The Leaves
5. You're Teasing Me
6. Transpicious
Side 2:
1. Rifftide
2. Oo-wee But I Do
3. Don't Blame Me
4. Tweedles
5. I'll Remember April

Recorded in NYC, October 22, 1955
Genre
Jazz
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
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Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Howard McGhee
Title
The Return Of Howard McGhee
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
180G
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
Mono
1
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Availability
Backordered
Format
Vinyl
ISBN
Creation Date
Release Date
02-07-2014
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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