• 1. Get Happy
      • 2. But Not For Me
      • 3. Mexico City
      • 4. Moten Swing
      • 5. Cheeta
      • 6. Now See How You Are
      • 7. Phinupi
      • 8. How About You

      The first thing that strikes you about Kenny Burrell’s second Blue Note album, simply titled Kenny Burrell (BLP 1543) and released as part of Blue Note’s fabled 1500 series, is the cover, which features an illustration by Andy Warhol, the first of three Blue Note covers the soon-to-be famed artist collaborated on with designer Reid Miles. The second is the striking music, which is drawn from four different sessions recorded in 1956 with the great guitarist featured in a variety of different configurations. The opener, a brisk romp through Harold Arlen’s “Get Happy,” features Tommy Flanagan on piano, Paul Chambers on bass, Kenny Clarke on drums, and Candido on congas.

      Other Releases by Kenny Burrell

      Kenny BurrellGod Bless The ChildPURE PLEASURE RECORDS
      God Bless the Child is an album by American jazz guitarist Kenny Burrell featuring performances recorded in 1971.
        Kenny BurrellMidnight Blue (1967)Blue Note
        CLASSIC Blue Note album on limited press 180gm vinyl

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                • New Audiophile LP (180 GRAM)£36.00
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                Rare Wicked funky jazz on Blue Note double vinyl
                • – Monk's Tune
                • Original 2×LP£45.00
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                John ColtraneBlue TrainBlue Note
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                • – Moment's Notice
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                • 2×CD£20.00
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                • CD£7.99
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                Lou DonaldsonEverything I Play Is Funky (1970)Blue Note
                Blue Note take a leaf out of their rivals at Prestige for an all-star soul jazz line-up. Blue Mitchell, Idris Muhammad, Melvin Sparks, Charles Earland,...
                  Lou DonaldsonSay it LoudBlue Note
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                  • – Snake Bone
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                  • – Sky Reflections (Intro)
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                  • Reissue LP£21.99
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                  • – el barrio
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                            • New Audiophile LP (180 GRAM)£35.00
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                            • – Tony’s Praeludium
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                              • Original LP£40.00
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                                      • New LP (180g)£32.00
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                                      • Original LP£20.00
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                                        • – Filthy McNasty
                                        • LP£16.99
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                                        • LP£22.99
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                                        • – Evolution
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                                          • LP£22.00
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                                          • Original LP£50.00
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                                          • CD£8.99
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                                            • LP£25.99
                                              20th Anniversary Edition
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