Groove Street

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Groove Street
Groove Street.jpg
Studio album by Larry Young
Released 1962
Recorded February 27, 1962
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 40:03
Label Prestige
PRLP 7237
Producer Esmond Edwards
Larry Young chronology
Young Blues
(1960)Young Blues1960
Groove Street
Into Somethin'
(1964)Into Somethin'1964

Groove Street is an album by jazz organist Larry Young which was recorded in 1962 and released on the Prestige label.[1]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 3/5 stars[3]

The Allmusic site awarded the album 3 stars and stated "Nothing all that substantial occurs, but fans of Jimmy Smith will enjoy the similar style that Larry Young had at the time."[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Larry Young except as indicated

  1. "Groove Street" - 4:54
  2. "I Found a New Baby" (Jack Palmer, Spencer Williams) - 5:25
  3. "Sweet Lorraine" (Cliff Burwell, Mitchell Parish) - 9:24
  4. "Gettin' into It" - 14:24
  5. "Talkin' About J.C." - 5:56



  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed May 30, 2013
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic listing accessed May 30, 2013
  3. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 211. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.