Newk's Time - Sonny Rollins
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  1. Tune Up
  2. Asiatic Raes
  3. Wonderful! Wonderful!
  4. The Surrey With the Fringe on Top
  5. Blues for Philly Joe
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  1. Tune Up
  2. Asiatic Raes
  3. Wonderful! Wonderful!
  4. The Surrey With the Fringe on Top
  5. Blues for Philly Joe
  6. Namely You
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In his early prime and well-respected, tenor saxophonist Sonny Rollins cut this fine hard bop date as one of several late-'50s sessions for Blue Note. The record is part classic date, part blowing session, sporting a mix of engaging head statements and lengthy solos. Rollins takes to the spacious quartet setting, stretching out on taut versions of Miles Davis' '50s concert opener "Tune Up" and Kenny Dorham's "Asiatic Raes." Keeping the swing hard but supple are drummer Philly Joe Jones, bassist Doug Watkins, and pianist ...

Newk's Time 1990, Blue Note

UPC: 077778400127

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