Big John Patton - Let 'Em Roll on LP
Big John Patton Let 'Em Roll on LP
Blue Note 75th Anniversary Reissue Hand-Selected by President, Don Was Based on New York Times Reader Recommendations
Right in time for Jazz Appreciation Month the Blue Note LP series continues on with five new titles. During the Blue Note 75th anniversary celebration the label released 100 essential Blue Note LPs and asked New York Times readers what titles they'd like to see make the list. Five new reissues were hand-selected by Blue Note President, Don Was, based on New York Times reader recommendations including Big John Patton's Let 'Em Roll.
This soulful and groovy 1965 Blue Note effort from the famed Hammond B-3 organist finds him matching creative wits with fellow jazz greats like Grant Green (guitar), Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) and Otis Finch (drums), and running down an upbeat six-track stunner of a set comprised of four of his own originals and well-suited takes on the standard "The Shadow of Your Smile" and Hank Mobley's "The Turnaround."
John Patton (organ)
Grant Green (guitar)
Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone)
Otis Finch (drums)
Big John Patton Let 'Em Roll Track Listing:
1. Let 'Em Roll
3. The Shadow Of Your Smile
4. The Turnaround
6. One Step Ahead
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