Groove Street

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Groove Street
Groove Street.jpg
Studio album by
Released1962
RecordedFebruary 27, 1962
StudioVan Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
GenreJazz
Length40:03
LabelPrestige
PRLP 7237
ProducerEsmond Edwards
Larry Young chronology
Young Blues
(1960)
Groove Street
(1962)
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]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide3/5 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

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

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