Jaws (album)

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Jaws
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Studio album by Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis and Shirley Scott
Released 1959
Recorded September 12, 1958
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack
Genre Jazz
Length 36:20
Label Prestige
PRLP 7154
Producer Esmond Edwards
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis chronology
The Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Cookbook
(1958)
Jaws
(1958)
The Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Cookbook, Vol. 2
(1958)
Shirley Scott chronology
The Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Cookbook
(1958)
Jaws
(1958)
Scottie
(1958)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Jaws is an album by saxophonist Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis with organist Shirley Scott recorded in 1958 for the Prestige label.[2]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review awarded the album 3 stars and stated "It's a fine all-around showcase for the accessible group".[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart" (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Henry Nemo, John Redmond) - 5:19
  2. "I'll Never Be The Same" (Gus Kahn, Matty Malneck, Frank Signorelli) - 4:44
  3. "You Stepped Out of a Dream" (Nacio Herb Brown, Kahn) - 4:20
  4. "Old Devil Moon" (E. Y. Harburg, Burton Lane) - 4:26
  5. "Too Close for Comfort" (Jerry Bock, Larry Holofcener, George David Weiss) - 4:18
  6. "Body and Soul" (Frank Eyton, Johnny Green, Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) - 4:32
  7. "But Not for Me" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 4:10
  8. "Tangerine" (Johnny Mercer, Victor Schertzinger) - 4:53

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed July 6, 2012
  2. ^ Payne, D. Shirley Scott discography accessed July 6, 2012