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12th Street Rag - Shorty Rogers And His Giants - Martians Stay Home (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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  1. May 06,  · "Shorty Rogers plays Richard Rogers," Shorty Rogers and His Giants, on RCA VICTOR Records, , Mono.
  2. With a big advertising push "12th Street Rag" began to sell better. In , James S. Sumner added lyrics. The song was popular with early Kansas City bands and became a huge hit after Bennie Moten recorded it for RCA Victor in , the same year that Louis Armstrong and His Hot Seven recorded it. It has since become an enduring jazz standard.
  3. Shorty Rogers - Martians Come Back No one, especially Shorty Rogers took this seriously, especially with that cover, and the song titles, please! But still Rogers had a knack for pulling together a bunch of guys and playing these wonderful west coast arrangements that obviously danced around in his head.
  4. The Giants made their recording debut by cutting four tracks with RCA Victor in September , before signing with Atlantic Records, when they recorded "Martians Come Back" in (CD 1). More space-themed tunes flowed during their time at Atlantic (CD 2) and the four first sides on CD 3 were the last Shorty Rogers recorded with his quintet.
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  6. Label: Atlantic - AMJY • Series: Atlantic Jazz LP Collection - 21 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Compilation, Reissue, Mono • Country: Japan • Genre: Jazz • Style: Bop, Big Band, Cool Jazz Shorty Rogers And His Giants - Martians Come Back (, Vinyl) | Discogs4/5(2).
  7. Jan 05,  · On Martians Come Back!, Rogers' employed four different groups in the studio, the first being a quintet consisting of Rogers, Giuffre, Levy, Pena and Manne; and the four tracks (including the title track) where this configuration appears are my clear favorites on the forludeneburbarsciherceticonce.coinfo perform in that classic cool jazz style that borders on hard bop, and the interplay and confidence of the players.

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