X
Sign-up for our weekly newsletter and receive the latest and greatest in high-end audio delivered right to your inbox!
No Thanks
free financing free shipping 60-day return holiday specials
RICHARD_HOLMES_AND_GENE_AMMONS_-_GROOVIN'_WITH_JUG_(180g_IMPORT_Vinyl_LP)"

RICHARD HOLMES AND GENE AMMONS - GROOVIN' WITH JUG (180g IMPORT Vinyl LP)

Price: $34.99 
Quantity:    
Brand: PURE PLEASURE RECORDS
Category: Music, Vinyl LP, 180g Vinyl.
SKU: LPUREPL32
Availability:
* All specified ship dates are estimates
Overview
Full Description
Track Listing
Reviews
Downloads

Ironically, Gene "Jug" Ammons tended to be critical of organists; he was quoted as saying that "organ players don't know any changes." However, as critical as the Chicago tenor saxman might have been of organists, he did some of his best work in their presence. When you united Ammons with Jack McDuff, Johnny "Hammond" Smith and other B-3 masters in the '60s, the sparks would fly. They certainly fly on this excellent album, which finds Gene Ammons and Richard "Groove" Holmes co-leading a soul-jazz/hard bop organ combo that also includes guitarist Gene Edwards and drummer Leroy Henderson. The quartet is heard in two settings on August 15, 1961; three of the eight selections were produced by Richard Bock in a Los Angeles studio in the afternoon, while the other five were recorded several hours later at an L.A. club called the Black Orchid. Ammons and Holmes prove to be a strong combination in both settings, although their playing is somewhat looser at the Orchid, where the delights include some slow blues (Ammons' "Hittin' the Jug"), a smoky ballad ("Willow Weep for Me") and a lightning-fast barnburner (Ammons' "Juggin' Around").

Richard Holmes & Gene Ammons Groovin' With Jug Track Listing

1. Good Vibrations
2. Willow Weep For Me
3. Juggin’ Around Side
4. Groovin’ With Jug
5. Morris The Minor
6. Hey You, What’s That?

Related Items:

ELLA FITZGERALD - NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL LIVE AT CARNEGIE HALL (180G IMPORT Vinyl 2LP) ELLA FITZGERALD - NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL LIVE AT CARNEGIE HALL (180G IMPORT Vinyl 2LP) $44.99
$39.99
DEAN MARTIN - THIS TIME I'M SWINGIN' (NUMBERED LIMITED EDITION HYBRID SACD) DEAN MARTIN - THIS TIME I'M SWINGIN' (NUMBERED LIMITED EDITION HYBRID SACD) $29.99
TERRY RILEY - TERRY RILEY IN C (180G IMPORT Vinyl LP) TERRY RILEY - TERRY RILEY IN C (180G IMPORT Vinyl LP) $34.99
STACEY KENT - CHANGING LIGHTS (180G IMPORT Vinyl 2LP) STACEY KENT - CHANGING LIGHTS (180G IMPORT Vinyl 2LP) $49.99
EDDIE EDDIE "LOCKJAW" DAVIS - LOVE CALLS (180G IMPORT Vinyl LP) $34.99
FRED MCDOWELL - I DON'T PLAY NO ROCK 'N' ROLL (180g IMPORT Vinyl LP) FRED MCDOWELL - I DON'T PLAY NO ROCK 'N' ROLL (180g IMPORT Vinyl LP) $34.99
Esther Phillips - From A Whisper To A Scream (180g Import Vinyl LP) Esther Phillips - From A Whisper To A Scream (180g Import Vinyl LP) $34.99
Keith Jarrett - The Koln Concert (180g Vinyl 2LP) Keith Jarrett - The Koln Concert (180g Vinyl 2LP) $35.99
$32.99
BADEN POWELL - SOLITUDE ON GUITAR (180G IMPORT Vinyl LP) BADEN POWELL - SOLITUDE ON GUITAR (180G IMPORT Vinyl LP) $34.99
STAN LEVEY - GRAND STAN (180G IMPORT Vinyl LP) STAN LEVEY - GRAND STAN (180G IMPORT Vinyl LP) $34.99
Customers Who Purchased This Item Also Bought:
PRINCE - PURPLE RAIN (180g Vinyl LP) PRINCE - PURPLE RAIN (180g Vinyl LP) $24.99 JOHN COLTRANE - IMPRESSIONS (180g IMPORT Vinyl LP) JOHN COLTRANE - IMPRESSIONS (180g IMPORT Vinyl LP) $34.99 HERBIE HANCOCK - RIVER: THE JONI LETTERS (LIMITED EDITION 180g IMPORT Vinyl 2LP) HERBIE HANCOCK - RIVER: THE JONI LETTERS (LIMITED EDITION 180g IMPORT Vinyl 2LP) $39.99