DEXTER GORDON - GO! LP (BLUE NOTE CLASSIC VINYL EDITION)

DEXTER GORDON - GO! LP (BLUE NOTE CLASSIC VINYL EDITION)

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New/sealed, presumed mint.

By the time he recorded GO! in 1962, Dexter Gordon had already lived several lifetimes in jazz. He was among the first to adapt the language of bebop to the tenor saxophone in the 1940s, but after a decade in which personal troubles limited his output, he signed with Blue Note in 1961 and began a run of essential albums that marked a rebirth for the tenor giant. Featuring a quartet with Sonny Clark on piano, Butch Warren on bass, and Billy Higgins on drums, GO! was a showcase of Gordon’s limitless creativity on hard-swinging numbers like his great tune “Cheese Cake” and a sure-footed version of “Love for Sale,” as well as his peerless artistry on ballads as evidenced on stunning takes of the standards “I Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out to Dry” and “Where Are You.”

This Blue Note Classic Vinyl Edition is all-analog, mastered by Kevin Gray from the original master tapes, and pressed on 180g vinyl at Optimal.


Tracklist:

A1: Cheese Cake
A2: I Guess I’ll Hang My Tears Out To Try
A3: Second Balcony Jump

B1: Love For Sale
B2: Where Are You
B3: Three O’Clock In The Morning


Tracklist:

A1: Sideways
A2: Passing Ships
A3: Plantation Bag

B1: Noon Tide
B2: The Brown Queen

C1: Cascade
C2: Yesterday’s Tomorrow