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 Tracks

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

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