Trackin' (album)

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Studio album by Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis
Released 1962
Recorded November 15, 1962
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz
Label Prestige
PRLP 7271
Producer Ozzie Cadena
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis chronology
I Only Have Eyes for You
Lock, the Fox
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Down Beat 4/5 stars[1]
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]

Trackin' is an album by saxophonist Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis recorded in 1962 for the Prestige label.[3]


Critic Don Nelsen wrote in his Down Beat review in the December 19, 1963 issue: "This is a blue-chip performance from Davis & Co. As usual the tenorist swings with big sound and unabashed attack, but rarely has he been so inventive with his horn as he is here."[1]

The Allmusic review states simply "A five piece with Don Patterson on the Hammond B-3 and Paul Weeden on guitar".[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "There Will Never Be Another You" (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) - 4:46
  2. "What's New?" (Johnny Burke, Bob Haggart) - 4:00
  3. "Too Marvelous for Words" (Johnny Mercer, Richard A. Whiting) - 4:35
  4. "A Foggy Day" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 5:07
  5. "Beano" (John Campbell) - 5:18
  6. "Day by Day" (Sammy Cahn, Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston) - 6:45
  7. "Robbins Nest" (Illinois Jacquet, Bob Russell, Sir Charles Thompson) - 5:38



  1. ^ a b Down Beat: December 19, 1963 Vol. 30, No. 32
  2. ^ a b Earlewine, M. Allmusic Review accessed July 16, 2012
  3. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed July 16, 2012