Right Now! (Jackie McLean album)

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Right Now!
Right Now! (Jackie McLean album).jpg
Studio album by Jackie McLean
Released November 1966[1]
Recorded January 29, 1965
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz
Length 36:24
Label Blue Note
BST 84215
Producer Alfred Lion
Jackie McLean chronology
Action Action Action
(1964)
Right Now!
(1965)
Jacknife
(1965)

Right Now! is an album by American saxophonist Jackie McLean recorded in 1965 and released on the Blue Note label.[2]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars and stated: "Altoist McLean was at the peak of his powers during this period and, inspired by the versatile rhythm section... a particularly strong example of Jackie McLean's unique inside/outside music of the 1960s."[3]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Eco" (McLean) - 6:09
  2. "Poor Eric" (Larry Willis) - 10:12
  3. "Christel's Time" (Willis) - 10:34
  4. "Right Now" (Charles Tolliver) - 9:29
  5. "Right Now" [Alternate Take] - 11:42 Bonus track on CD reissue

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schwann Monthly Guide to Stereo Records, 1970
  2. ^ Jackie McLean discography accessed October 18, 2010
  3. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic review, accessed October 18, 2010.