Swingin' the Blues - Doc Severinsen
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  1. Intro a La Indigo
  2. C Jam Blues
  3. Everyday I Have the Blues
  4. Wang Wang Blues
  5. In a Sentimental Mood
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  1. Intro a La Indigo
  2. C Jam Blues
  3. Everyday I Have the Blues
  4. Wang Wang Blues
  5. In a Sentimental Mood
  6. Happy Go Lucky Local Blues
  7. Doc and Snooky Banter
  8. Don't Touch Me
  9. Topsy
  10. What's New
  11. The Hucklebuck
  12. All Blues
  13. West End Blues
  14. The Supreme Sacrifice
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Riding the crest of renewed interest in swing (which Doc Severinsen can take significant credit for) has taken the Tonight Show Band successor into the studios for another swing album, this one honoring the blues. The set kicks off with a brief Stan Kenton-like "Intro a la Indigo" seguing into "C Jam Blues," and after that, the group never looks back. Integral to the success of the album is the drumming by Ed Shaughnessy; suggesting the skills of Gene Krupa, he sustains a steady, relentless beat to drive the band. He solos ...

Swingin' the Blues 1999, Azica Records

UPC: 787867221525

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