Richard "Groove" Holmes

Richard "Groove" Holmes

Real Name:
Richard Arnold Jackson
Profile:
b. May 2, 1931 - Camden, New Jersey
d. June 29, 1991 - St. Louis, Missouri

American jazz organist.

Influenced by sax players, like a lot of organ players. He teamed up with Jimmy McGriff for some organ battles on the Groove Merchant label, and recorded for Muse from 1977 to 1989 with, among others, Houston Person and Melvin Sparks. He also recorded some "straight" jazz sessions with Ben Webster, Gene Ammons and Houston Person.
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Richard "Groove" Holmes Discography

Albums

Richard Holmes* & Gene Ammons Richard Holmes* & Gene Ammons - Groovin' With Jug (Album, Comp) Pacific Jazz Records Netherlands 1961 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes "Groove" (Album) Pacific Jazz Records Netherlands 1961 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes After Hours (Album) Pacific Jazz Records UK 1962 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes / Les McCann Richard "Groove" Holmes / Les McCann - Somethin' Special (Album) Pacific Jazz Records US 1962 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes Book Of The Blues Vol. 1 (Album) Warner Bros. Records US 1964 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes Misty (Album) Prestige, Prestige US 1965 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes Soul Message (Album) Prestige US 1965 Sell This Version
Jimmy Witherspoon And Groove Holmes* Jimmy Witherspoon And Groove Holmes* - Blues For Spoon And Groove (Comp, Album) Surrey Records US 1965 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes Living Soul (Album) Prestige Netherlands 1966 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes Tell It Like It Is (Album) Pacific Jazz Records US 1966 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes A Bowl Of Soul (Album) Loma US 1966 Sell This Version
Eric Kloss With Don Patterson & Groove Holmes* Eric Kloss With Don Patterson & Groove Holmes* - Love And All That Jazz (Album) Prestige UK 1966 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes Super Soul (Album) Prestige, Prestige Germany 1967 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes Spicy (Album) Prestige UK 1967 Sell This Version
PR 7514 Richard "Groove" Holmes Get Up And Get It!(LP, Album) Prestige PR 7514 US 1967 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes The Groover! (Album) Prestige, Prestige US 1968 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes Welcome Home (Album) World Pacific Jazz, Pacific Jazz Records US 1968 Sell This Version
PR 7543 Richard "Groove" Holmes Soul Power!(LP, Album) Prestige PR 7543 US 1968 Sell This Version
PR 7601 Richard "Groove" Holmes That Healin' Feelin'(LP, Album) Prestige PR 7601 US 1968 Sell This Version
Richard "Groove" Holmes Workin' On A Groovy Thing (Album) World Pacific Jazz Canada 1969 Sell This Version
ST-20163 Richard "Groove" Holmes X-77 (Recorded Live At The Lighthouse)(LP, Album) World Pacific Jazz ST-20163 US 1969 Sell This Version
PR 7741 Richard "Groove" Holmes Soul Mist!(LP, Album) Prestige PR 7741 US 1970 Sell This Version
ST-20171 Richard "Groove" Holmes And Ernie Watts Richard "Groove" Holmes And Ernie Watts - Come Together(LP, Album) World Pacific Jazz ST-20171 US 1970 Sell This Version
Richard Groove Holmes* Comin' On Home (Album) Blue Note US 1971 Sell This Version
Groove Holmes* American Pie (Album) Groove Merchant US 1972 Sell This Version