Ain’t nothing but a jazz thing here at eil.com this week with a vast array of top jazz rare vinyl and CDs coming through the doors, here’s a few to whet your jazz whistle, see them all in our Jazz collectors store.
Sonny Clark – Sonny Clark Trio, Vol.3: 1985 Japanese-only limited edition 7-track stereo promo sample vinyl LP released as part of Toshiba EMI’s ‘The Other Side Of BLP 1500’ series, containing a previously unreleased session from 7th December 1958. Includes an Alternate Master of ‘Blues In The Night’ with Sonny backed by Paul Chambers [bass] and Wes Landers [drums]. Housed in a glossy back pasted picture sleeve with liner notes printed on the reverse and comes complete with the 4-page Japanese / catalogue booklet and ‘The Other Side Of Blue Note Series 1500’ obi-strip. There is some foxing and a little age yellowing to the sleeve however, the vinyl remains in MINT condition!
Albert Ayler – New York Eye & Ear Control: 1966 US three-part stereo LP on the New York based Avant-Garde & Free-Jazz label, ESP-Disk, recorded July 17th, 1964, by New York artist Michael Snow for use as the soundtrack to his film. Also stars Don Cherry, John Tchicai, Roswell Rudd, Gary Peacock & Sunny Murray, great pasted picture sleeve with label catalogue pictorial on the back. This copy originates from the private collection of a former staff member for Dobells record shop in Charing Cross. Both the sleeve & vinyl are Excellent to Near Mint with few signs of wear or play
IF- If: Rare 1970 UK 7-track LP on the pink with white ‘i’ Island label, great silvered picture sleeve. Legendary early prog jazz album which featured the unmistakable talent of saxophonist Dick Morrissey. The sleeve does show some wear with some edgewear and a few light creases & small nick to the open edge but remains fully intact with all text clearly legible. The vinyl on the other shows only light signs of play. A nice copy at a great price!
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