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Old 08-16-2005, 05:20 PM
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Default Re: The Almighty Elvin Jones

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Originally Posted by CarterB_Junkie
Besides John Coltrane's A Love Supreme, what other albums are considered his best ???
What are your favourites from him ?

I think his self titleted Jazz Machine record is one of his Best also. He plays with a pretty sick cast of musicians including Nicolas Payton and Joshua Redman. I would deinitely agree that JuJu is one his better recordings with Wayne Shorter, however Shorter sounds so much like Coltrane on that record that it kind of bothers me. If you heard it you might not be able to discern it from a Coltrane record. The real McCoy with none other than McCoy Tyner is a great record as well.
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