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item number:  COL 6163
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CD Details

  • Released: March 14, 2006
  • Originally Released: 2001
  • Label: Collectables Records
  • Original Album: Atlantic 1431 (1965)

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Bop trombonist Matthew Gee and Johnny Griffin, once billed as "The world's fastest saxophonist," join together to create funky sounds on this 1963 album. This original album, from the vaults of Atlantic, was produced by label founder Ahmet Ertegun. The superb Matthew Gee compositions "Oh Gee!", "Twist City," and "Renee" are a few among the many highlights on this stellar recording.


  • 1.Oh Gee!
  • 2.Here
  • 3.At Sundown
  • 4.The Swingers Get The Blues Too
  • 5.Twist City
  • 6.Poor Butterfly
  • 7.Mood For Cryin'
  • 8.Renee

Product Description:

Personnel: Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone); Matthew Gee (trombone); AAron Bell (tuba, bass); Hank Jones (piano, organ); John Patton (organ); Art Taylor (drums); Carlos "Patato" Valdes (bongos, congas).
Originally released on Atlantic (1431).
Personnel: Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone); Matthew Gee (trombone); Aaron Bell (tuba); Hank Jones (piano, organ); Big John Patton (organ).
Liner Note Author: Del Shields.
Recording information: 05/14/1963/05/16/1963.
A soul session with John Patton (or Hank Jones) on the Hammond organ and Matthew Gee on trombone. ~ Michael Erlewine
Collectables Records

Product Info

  • Sales Rank: 18,026
  • UPC: 090431616321
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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