Plas Johnson

This Must Be the Plas! (EJC 11429)

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This Must Be the Plas!

Plas Johnson

Essential Jazz Classics

8436559467186

EJC 158651

EJC 11429

JAZZ

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CD 6,60 €

• LIMITED EDITION 6-PANEL DIGIPACK

• 2 ORIGINAL ALBUMS ON 1 CD

• INCLUDES 2 BONUS TRACKS

Presented here are Johnson’s two LPs as a leader for Capitol Records in their entireties: This Must Be the Plas! (Capitol Records ST-1281) and Mood for the Blues (Capitol Records ST-1503). Two songs from a rare 1959 single, which appear here on CD for the first time ever, have been added as a bonus.

PERSONNEL:

  • PLAS JOHNSON,
  • alto, tenor & baritone sax on all tracks, plus:
  • [1-12]: THIS MUST BE THE PLAS!
  • Larry Bunker, Gene Estes, Vic Feldman (vibes), Paul Smith (p),
  • Ernie Freeman (Hammond organ), Howard Roberts, Bill Pittman (g),
  • Red Callender (b),Earl Palmer (d).
  • Los Angeles, March 11-23, 1959.
  • [13-24]: MOOD FOR THE BLUES
  • Ray Johnson (p), Ernie Freeman (Hammond organ),
  • René Hall, Bill Pittman (g), Red Callender (b),
  • Earl Palmer (d), plus String Section.
  • Los Angeles, May-June 1960.
  • (*) BONUS TRACKS (25-26): FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER ON CD!
  • Plas Johnson (ts) & His Band. Los Angeles, 1959.

TRACKS:

  • 01 Too Close for Comfort
  • 02 I Hadn’t Anyone Till You
  • 03 Heart and Soul
  • 04 Poor Butterfly
  • 05 Memories of You
  • 06 Just One of Those Things
  • 07 There’s No Greater Love
  • 08 If I Had You
  • 09 My Silent Love
  • 10 Day In, Day Out
  • 11 My Old Flame
  • 12 S’il Vous Plait
  • 13 Don’t Let the Sun Catch You Crying
  • 14 One Mint Julep
  • 15 How Long Has This Been Going On?
  • 16 Blues in My Heart
  • 17 I’ve Got a Right to Cry
  • 18 Please Send Me Someone to Love
  • 19 Tanya
  • 20 Fool That I Am
  • 21 Chloe
  • 22 Since I Fell for You
  • 23 A Mood for the Blues
  • 24 I Wanna Be Loved