K. B. Blues

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K. B. Blues
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Studio album by Kenny Burrell
Released 1979
Recorded February 10, 1957
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 36:21
Label Blue Note (Japan)
GXF 3052
Producer Alfred Lion
Kenny Burrell chronology
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K. B. Blues is an album by guitarist Kenny Burrell recorded in 1957 and originally released on the Japanese Blue Note label in 1979.[1] The tracks were reissued on CD as part of Introducing Kenny Burrell: The First Blue Note Sessions but incorrectly identified as being recorded in 1956.[2]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[3]

Allmusic awarded the album 3 stars and reviewer Michael Erlewine says it is "worth searching for".[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Kenny Burrell except as indicated

  1. "Nica's Dream" (Horace Silver) - 9:37
  2. "Out for Blood" - 9:06
  3. "K.B. Blues" - 6:24
  4. "D.B. Blues" (Lester Young) - 5:50
  5. "K.B. Blues" [Alternate Take] - 6:16



  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed August 1, 2012
  2. ^ All About Jazz Kenny Burrell discography Archived 2008-03-31 at the Wayback Machine. accessed August 1, 2012
  3. ^ a b Erlewine, M. Allmusic Review, accessed August 1, 2012