Mississippi Fred McDowell - I Do Not Play No Rock n’ Roll

"Out Front" - Booker Little (tp); Julian Priester (tb); Eric Dolphy (as, b-cl,fl); Don Friedman (p); Art Davis, Ron Carter (b); Max Roach (dr, vib, perc)

Booker Little was the first trumpet soloist to emerge in jazz after the death of Clifford Brown to have his own sound. His tragically brief life (he died at age 23 later in 1961) cut short what would have certainly been a major career. This is supremely soulful modern jazz and one of his best albums ever as a leader. The album’s got a tremendous feel from the very first note and there are many strong moments during these consistently challenging and satisfying performances. He had a bold jazz vision that makes us miss his talents even more strongly than before!

Recording: March and April 1961 in Nola Penthouse Studios, New York City, by Bob d'Orleans
Production: Nat Hentoff


A1 Baby Please Don't Go 4:48
A2 Good Morning Little School Girl 4:26
A3 Kokomo Me Baby 3:00
A4 That's All Right Baby 5:04
A5 Red Cross Store 4:04
B1 Everybody's Down On Me 9:12
B2 61 Highway 4:43
B3 Glory Hallelujah 2:47
B4 Jesus Is On The Mainline 3:38


SKU 5060149620915
Barcode # 5060149620915
Brand Blues

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