Got a Good Thing Goin'

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Got a Good Thing Goin'
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Studio album by Big John Patton
Released 1966
Recorded April 29, 1966
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz
Length 36:43
Label Blue Note
BST 84229
Producer Alfred Lion
Big John Patton chronology
Let 'em Roll
(1965)Let 'em Roll1965
Got a Good Thing Goin'
That Certain Feeling
(1966)That Certain Feeling1966

Got a Good Thing Goin' is an album by American organist Big John Patton recorded in 1966 and released on the Blue Note label.[1]


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

The Allmusic review by Stephen Thomas Erlewine awarded the album 4½ stars and stated "Fans of hard bop may find the songs a little too simple, but hot, up-tempo soul-jazz rarely comes any better than it does on Got a Good Thing Goin'".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by John Patton and Grant Green except as indicated.
  1. "The Yodel" - 8:19
  2. "Soul Woman" - 7:44
  3. "Ain't That Peculiar" (Warren "Pete" Moore, Smokey Robinson, Marv Tarplin, Ronald White) - 6:48
  4. "The Shake" (Sam Cooke) - 7:48
  5. "Amanda" (Duke Pearson) - 6:08



  1. ^ Blue Note Records discography accessed November 5, 2010
  2. ^ a b Erlewine, S. T. Allmusic Review accessed November 5, 2010