Soul Grabber

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Soul Grabber
Studio album by Willis Jackson
Released 1968
Recorded October 20 & 25, 1967
New York City and Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Label Prestige
PR 7551
Producer Cal Lampley
Willis Jackson chronology
Smoking with Willis
(1965)
Soul Grabber
(1967)
Star Bag
(1968)

Soul Grabber is an album by saxophonist Willis Jackson which was recorded in 1967 and released on the Prestige label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]

Allmusic awarded the album 3 stars.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Willis Jackson except as indicated

  1. "The Song Of Ossahna" (Vinícius de Moraes, Baden Powell) - 2:30
  2. "Sunny" (Bobby Hebb) - 6:30
  3. "Girl Talk" (Neal Hefti, Bobby Troup) - 5:20
  4. "Ode to Billie Joe" (Bobbie Gentry) - 2:30
  5. "Sometimes I'm Happy" (Vincent Youmans, Irving Caesar) - 5:10
  6. "Soul Grabber" - 2:00
  7. "Rhode Island Red" - 3:30
  8. "Alfie" (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) - 8:20
  9. "I Dig Rock And Roll Music" (Paul Stookey, Jim Mason, Dave Dixon) - 2:45
  10. "These Blues are Made for Walking" - 5:40
  • Recorded in New York City on October 20, 1967 (tracks 1, 4, 9 & 10) and at Van Gelder Studio in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on October 25, 1967 (tracks 2, 3 & 5-8)

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed March 6, 2013
  2. ^ a b Allmusic listing accessed March 6, 2013