Atomic Swing - Count Basie
Track Listing
  1. The Daly Jump
  2. 9:20 Special
  3. Fair and Warmer
  4. I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
  5. Out the Window
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  1. The Daly Jump
  2. 9:20 Special
  3. Fair and Warmer
  4. I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
  5. Out the Window
  6. Taps Miller
  7. Moten Swing
  8. The Midnite Sun Never Sets
  9. Teddy the Toad
  10. Rock-A-Bye Basie
  11. The Late, Late Show
  12. Back to the Apple
  13. Lil' Darlin'
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Released in 1999 to cash in on the resurgence of interest in swing music among post-baby boomers, Atomic Swing manages to transcend its immediate commercial purpose. It is the first 20-bit remastering of the Roulette library, and the sound quality alone makes it worth picking up. The 13 tracks present were cut by Basie over a six-year period with Morris Levy's Roulette Records, and they're a strong mix despite only three of the numbers coming off of the legendary Atomic Mr. Basie album. Most of the rest is from afterwards - ...

Atomic Swing 1999, Blue Note

UPC: 724349787124

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