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Saturday, July 3, 2010

Three's A Crowd When It's Intimate Jazz

Alone Together
Three's A Crowd When It's Intimate Jazz
The Phil Moody Quintet
Somerset SF-10400
1960

This curious cover attracted me to this album. I'm still trying to ascertain the meaning. Why is three a crowd? OK... it's a romantic evening and three's a crowd. But why another girl? Maybe the guy thinks that three is a good idea. Or his date is OK with three.

Anyway, I normally call Somerset albums "budget"records. But aside from the "budget" cover idea... the music is quite good. The stripped down jazz makes me want to find an old fashion lounge to sit back in a comfortable chair and sip an adult beverage while these guys play.

1 comment:

  1. I really like the music! It's very beatnik jazz in feel. Love it.

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