Smokin' Guitar

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Smokin' Guitar
Live album by Wes Montgomery
Released 1965
Recorded 1965
Genre Jazz
Label Verve
Wes Montgomery chronology
Smokin' at the Half Note
(1965)
Smokin' Guitar
(1965)
Goin' Out of My Head
(1965)

Smokin' Guitar is the second live album by American jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery, released in 1965. This is also Montgomery's fourteenth overall album.

On almost all tracks, there is the same line-up that appeared on Smokin' at the Half Note album, but at a later date. It was recorded live at the Half Note Club, New York City, in 1965, September 24 (3 & 4); November 12 (1 & 2); November 19 (5 & 6)

Track list[edit]

  1. "Birk's Works" – 5:35
  2. "Four on Six" – 8:24
  3. "Laura" – 6:53
  4. "Cariba" – 8:49
  5. "All the Things You Are" – 6:44
  6. "I Remember You" – 7:27

Personnel[edit]

  • Wes Montgomery – guitar
  • Wynton Kelly – piano
  • Larry Ridley – bass, tracks 1 & 2
  • Paul Chambers – bass, tracks 3 & 4
  • Herman Wright – bass, tracks 5 & 6
  • Jimmy Cobb – drums