CANNONBALL ADDERLEY: “Somethin’ Else” limited blue LP (Blue Note)

CANNONBALL ADDERLEY: “Somethin’ Else” limited blue LP (Blue Note)

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CANNONBALL ADDERLEY: “Somethin’ Else” limited blue LP (Blue Note). Released 12th July 2024

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CANNONBALL ADDERLEY: “Somethin’ Else” limited blue LP (Blue Note). Released 12th July 2024

Indies Exclusive Official Blue Note Blue Vinyl Series

“Is that what you wanted, Alfred?” we hear in Miles Davis’ unmistakable rasp at the end of “One for Daddy-O,” making it clear that the legendary (and assertive) trumpeter was not just playing the role of sideman on Somethin’ Else, the sole Blue Note album by Cannonball Adderley. The alto saxophonist was a member of Davis’ band at the time and the depth of their musical camaraderie lifts this session up to rarefied heights throughout, from the breath-taking performance of “Autumn Leaves” that opens the album to the thrilling call-and-response theme of the title track. Pianist Hank Jones, bassist Sam Jones, and drummer Art Blakey round out the quintet on this timeless classic.

A1 Autumn Leaves
A2 Love For Sale
B1 Somethin’ Else
B2 One For The Daddy-O
B3 Dancing In The Dark

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