The Freddie Roach Soul Book

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The Freddie Roach Soul Book
Freddie Roach Soul Book.jpg
Studio album by Freddie Roach
Released Late October 1966[1]
Recorded June 13 & 28, 1966
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Soul jazz
Length 35:39
Label Prestige
PRLP 7490
Producer Ozzie Cadena
Freddie Roach chronology
All That's Good
(1964)
The Freddie Roach Soul Book
(1966)
Mocha Motion!
(1967)

The Freddie Roach Soul Book (also referred to as simply The Soul Book) is an album by American organist Freddie Roach released on Prestige in late 1966. It was his first album for Prestige after a two-year stint with Blue Note.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks by Roach, unless otherwise noted.
  1. "Spacious" - 8:38
  2. "Avatara" - 3:38
  3. "Tenderly" (Gross, Lawrence) - 6:19
  4. "One Track Mind" - 5:48
  5. "You've Got Your Troubles" (Cook, Greenaway) - 4:36
  6. "The Bees" - 6:40

Recorded on June 13 (#5) and June 28 (all others), 1966.

Personnel[edit]

Tracks 1-4, 6

Track 5

  • Freddie Roach - organ
  • Skeeter Best - guitar
  • Ray Lucas - drums
  • King Errisson - congas

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