LIONEL HAMPTON | Newport Uproar
First released in 1964 and recorded on October 26thand 29th, 1964. Lionel Hampton and his All-Star Alumni Big Band, bring to you their dreamy jazz sounds, with plenty of solos to get the toe tapping. This album featured performances for the ‘Impulse!’ label. Later described as bluesy, assertive and seamless, this 10-track album is not to be missed. Tracks include ‘Ring Dem Bells’, ‘Moon over my Annie’ and ‘Swingle Jingle’.