Black Talk! - Charles Earland
Track Listing
  1. Black Talk
  2. The Mighty Burner
  3. Here Comes Charlie
  4. Aquarius
  5. More Today Than Yesterday

This CD reissue of a Prestige date is one of the few successful examples of jazz musicians from the late '60s taking a few rock and pop songs and turning them into creative jazz. Organist Charles Earland and his sextet, which includes trumpeter Virgil Jones, Houston Person, on tenor and guitarist Melvin Sparks, perform a variation of "Eleanor Rigby" titled "Black Talk," two originals, a surprisingly effective rendition of "Aquarius," and a classic rendition of "More Today Than Yesterday." Fans of organ combos are advised to ...

Black Talk! 2006, Prestige

UPC: 888072300828


Black Talk! 1995, Original Jazz Classics

UPC: 025218633529