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This is one of my favorite Papa Jo’s albuns (the others are with his trio on album “Everest Years”, “The Drums” and “Percussion and Bass”).
Here, he plays more freely with some great long drum solos.
Jo Jones (drums)
Milt Buckner (piano on track 7 / organ on tracks 10,11,12,13,14)
Gerry Wiggins (piano on tracks 1 to 6 and 8,9)
Illinois Jacquet (tenor sax on tracks 10,11,12,13,14)
Major Holley (bass on tracks 1 to 9)