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submitted Blue Mitchell - A Sure Thing. 2 months ago
submitted Blue Mitchell - A Sure Thing. 2 months ago
submitted Shelia Skipworth - Look What You Done To Me. 6 months ago
submitted Ne Rak - Go Jimmy Go. 6 months ago
submitted Ardis Turner - Hold On To What I Feel. 8 months ago
submitted Gina Lynne - Brand New Key. 8 months ago
posted a comment on Bruce Springsteen - Nebraska. 9 months ago
The record where Springsteen cements his reputation as one of the great american short story writers of the 20th century. At least one film has been based on a song from this album (Sean Penn's "The Indian Runner" based on "Highway Patrolman") and i ... See full review
posted a comment on Gene Williams (7) - Don't Let Your Love Fade Away / Whatever You Do - Do It Good. 9 months ago
Same backing track as Marva Whitney's "Daddy Don't Know About Sugar Bear".
submitted Sandi Jones - Love With Sensitivity - Tuscaloosa's Calling Me (But I'm Not Going). 10 months ago
posted a comment on Helen Merrill - Merrill At Midnight. 10 months ago
If you haven't heard Merrill's rendition of "Lazy Afternoon" you're missing out on one of the greatest arrangements and vocal performances of all time. No other song from the 50s sounds as fresh today. The fourth of Merrill's five classic LPs recorded ... See full review
posted a comment on Helen Merrill With Gary Peacock Trio - Sposin'. 10 months ago
Helen Merrill goes avant garde!! This might sound like a sacrilege but it actually works brilliantly as her voice drifts and soars above the cacophony with a natural ease only she could manage. I can't imagine any of Merrill's contemporaries of the 50s ... See full review
posted a comment on Human Race - Human Race / Grey Boy. 10 months ago
"One of them had eyes as big as jolly ranchers..."
posted a comment on Helen Merrill - Something Special.... 11 months ago
I believe this is a re-release of a record Merrill made with Dick Katz in 1967 called "The Feeling Is Mutual." The players are all the same and the track listing is identical with the exception of "You're My Thrill" which switches places on the A-side ... See full review
posted a review of Hareton Salvanini - S.P. 73. about 1 year ago
It's hard for me to believe that after years spent chasing the world's best obscure records that i had never heard of this masterpiece until just a few days ago. This is a cross between David Axelrod's first two records, Impulse era Mingus, Italian cop ... See full review
posted a review of Reality (15) - A Taste Of The Bass / Righteous Revolution. about 1 year ago
this is quite possibly the rawest hip hop record i've ever heard-fusion beats volume 2 is the only other record that comes to mind in terms of aural fidelity and that was recorded on a boombox at a live show. both sides of this 45 are as great as any ... See full review
submitted Freddie Redd Trio - San Francisco Suite. over 2 years ago
submitted Marian Bruce - Halfway To Dawn. over 2 years ago
submitted Sheila Campbell - I'Be There / I Wanna Thank You. over 2 years ago
posted a comment on David Porter - Victim Of The Joke?....An Opera. over 2 years ago
soul/funk masterpiece...5 stars all the way..
submitted Fats Navarro - Memorial Album. over 2 years ago
submitted Arnett Cobb - Ballads By Cobb. over 3 years ago
submitted Kenny Dorham - This Is The Moment - Sings And Plays. over 3 years ago
submitted Roy Haynes - Cymbalism. over 3 years ago
submitted The Phil Woods Quartet - Warm Woods. over 3 years ago
submitted Kenny Drew - A Harold Arlen Showcase. over 3 years ago
submitted Teddy Charles - Idrees Sulieman - John Jenkins (2) - Mal Waldron - Coolin'. over 3 years ago
posted a review of Dumptruck - For The Country. over 3 years ago
A classic of the american college/indie underground of the late 1980s. Truly deserved a better fate...
submitted Committee (11) - A Little Like This. over 3 years ago
submitted The Billy Mitchell Quintet Feat. Thad Jones - A Little Juicy. over 3 years ago
submitted The Kenny Drew Trio - Pal Joey. over 3 years ago
submitted Tal Farlow - The Tal Farlow Album. over 3 years ago
submitted Bennie Green - Blows His Horn. over 3 years ago
submitted Bennie Green - Blows His Horn. over 3 years ago
submitted Bennie Green - Walking Down. over 3 years ago
submitted Don Friedman Trio - A Day In The City : Six Variations On A Theme. over 3 years ago
submitted Don Friedman Trio - A Day In The City : Six Variations On A Theme. over 3 years ago
submitted Charlie Rouse / Paul Quinichette - The Chase Is On. over 3 years ago
submitted Red Rodney - 1957. over 3 years ago
submitted Gil Melle Quartet* - Gil's Guests. over 3 years ago
submitted Sonny Rollins - Sonny Rollins And The Big Brass. over 3 years ago
submitted Sonny Rollins - Now's The Time!. over 3 years ago
submitted Ray Bryant - Alone With The Blues. over 3 years ago
submitted The Johnny Griffin And "Lockjaw" Davis Quintet* - Tough Tenor Favorites. over 3 years ago
submitted The Al Casey Quartet - The Al Casey Quartet. over 3 years ago
submitted Ernie Henry - Last Chorus. over 3 years ago
submitted Ernie Henry - Presenting Ernie Henry. over 3 years ago
submitted Abbey Lincoln - It's Magic. over 3 years ago
submitted Hank Mobley Quintet* - Mobley's 2nd Message. over 3 years ago
submitted Art Blakey - Holiday For Skins Vol. 2. over 3 years ago
submitted Benny Golson - The Other Side Of Benny Golson. over 3 years ago