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Wes Montgomery - Echoes Of Indiana Avenue
Echoes Of Indiana Avenue Wes Montgomery
Release Date: Mar. 6, 2012
Format: Deluxe CD with 24 page booklet
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Wes Montgomery "Echoes of Indiana Avenue"

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Β• From legendary producer Michael Cuscuna (Miles Davis: Live In
Europe 1967, Miles Davis: Bitches Brew 40th Anniversary).
Β• The first full album of previously unheard Montgomery music in over 25 years.
Β• Contains studio & live performances recorded in Indianapolis 1957-1958.
Β• Includes 4 tracks recorded at Indianapolis's famed club, The Hub Bub.
CD Release Includes:
- 24 page booklet.
- Family photographs provided by the Montgomery family.
- Liner notes by some of music's most respected writers including:
Dan Morgenstern, David N. Baker, Bill Milkowski, Michael Cuscuna and others.
- Classic 50Β’s photos of Wes taken in Indianapolis by legendary
photographer Duncan Scheidt.
Β• Features a previously unpublished essay by WesΒ’ brother, Buddy Montgomery.
Β• Includes a rare interview with Wes's brother Monk Montgomery from 1980.
Limited 2 LP Edition
Β• Mastered by Bernie Grundman.
Β• 180 gram vinyl pressed on 12" at 45 RPM by R.T.I.
Β• Deluxe hand-assembled, hand-numbered gatefold by Stoughton Press.
Β• Includes 4 panel booklet with 12Β” x 12Β” insert.

" This newly discovered collection of recordings captures not only the magic that was Wes, but also the wonderful Indianapolis jazz scene of which he was so proudly a part. " - Dr. David N. Baker
Credits
Wes Montgomery, guitar
Monk Montgomery, bass (3)
Buddy Montgomery, piano (3)
Mingo Jones, bass (6, 7, 8 & 9)
Earl Van Riper, piano (6, 7, 8 & 9)
Sonny Johnson, drums (6, 7 & 8)
Melvin Rhyne, piano (1 & 4), organ (2 & 5)
Paul Parker, drums (1, 2, 4 & 5)
TRACK LIST
1. Diablo's Dance
2. Round Midnight
3. Straight No Chaser
4. Nica's Dream
5. Darn That Dream
6. Take the A Train
7. Misty
8. Body and Soul
9. After Hours Blues (Improvisation)
Reviews
  • Guitar Player PDF
  • "Historical Album of the Year - 2nd Place Winner, 60th Annual Downbeat Magazine Critics Poll."
  • The Absolute Sound
  • Jazz Warta - Indonesia - click on image to view
  • Allabout Jazz - Italy
  • New York Daily News
  • Downbeat
  • NPR - Weekend Edition
  • Midwest Records
  • Guitar International
  • Allabout Jazz
  • BC Blog Critics
  • Seattle Pi
  • Rochester City Newspaper
  • Louisville Music News
  • San Diego Count News
  • Something Else
  • Straight No Chaser
  • Boston.com
  • Wall Street Journal
  • NPR - A Blog Supreme
  • Nippertown.com
  • Black Grooves
  • Buffalo News.com
  • Premier Guitar
  • The Columbia Daily Tribune
  • Santa Barbara Independent
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