Limited edition 2 LP, 180 gram 2nd pressing - $44.98 - ADD TO CART * *(free poster with purchase while supplies last)
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 50Βs 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Β Features a previously unpublished essay by WesΒ brother, Buddy Montgomery.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
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)
1. Diablo's Dance
2. Round Midnight
3. Straight No Chaser
4. Nica's Dream
5. Darn That Dream
6. Take the A Train
8. Body and Soul
9. After Hours Blues (Improvisation)