Doug Watkins Watkins At Large (Tone Poet)

    Decca (UMO) / Blue Note
      • 1. Return To Paradise
      • 2. Phinupi
      • 3. Phil T. McNasty's Blues
      • 4. More Of The Same
      • 5. Panonica

      Recorded in 1956 for Tom Wilson’s Transition label, Watkins At Large was the first of two albums bassist Doug Watkins made as a leader. With a first-rate band featuring Donald Byrd, Hank Mobley, Kenny Burrell, Duke Jordan, and Art Taylor, Watkins swings through a stellar set of blues, ballads and more.

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