Recorded in 1957 but released in 1959, “Newk’s Time” was the last LP before the legendary saxophonist’s self-imposed, three-year exile. Continue reading Newk’s Time – Sonny Rollins
A couple sentences about Johnny Cash’s 1959 LP, “Greatest!”
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One of the most influential blues albums of all time.
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Nina Simone’s 1959 debut album introduces a fresh new take on vocal jazz.
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Lightnin’ Hopkins’ 1959 debut album is one of the greatest blues recordings in history.
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