Talkin' About!

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Talkin' About!
Studio album by Grant Green
Released 1964
Recorded September 11, 1964
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz
Length 41:05
Label Blue Note
BST 84183
Producer Alfred Lion
Grant Green chronology
Solid
(1964)
Talkin' About!
(1964)
Street of Dreams
(1964)

Talkin' About! is an album by American jazz guitarist Grant Green featuring performances recorded in 1964 and released on the Blue Note label.[1] It was reissued in Japan on CD with a slightly different cover: same design, but with a blue background.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review by Steve Huey awarded the album 4½ stars and stated "With just a basic organ trio lineup, the album works a fascinating middle ground between the soul-jazz of Green's early days and the modal flavor of his most recent work... It all makes for a terrific album that ranks in Green's uppermost echelon".[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Talkin' About J.C." (Larry Young) – 11:45
  2. "People" (Merrill, Styne) – 7:28
  3. "Luny Tune" (Young) – 7:43
  4. "You Don't Know What Love Is" (Gene de Paul, Raye) – 7:38
  5. "I'm an Old Cowhand (From the Rio Grande)" (Mercer) – 6:31

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Grant Green discography accessed September 17, 2010
  2. ^ a b Huey, S. Allmusic Review accessed September 17, 2010