Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser

Artikkelnr.: IMP6020

Impex Records - Audiophile Recording - Dobbel (2) 180g LP - Ltd Edition: Nummererte plater

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This mid-period masterwork from jazz piano´s most uncommon voice find Monk and his quartet ( Charlie Rouse on tenor, Ben Riley on drums and Larry Gales on bass) exploring every texture, tone and melodic turn of seven expansive tracks. This group was subtle, mature and confident, easily supporting Monk´s more idiosyncratic side-tracks (check out the solo on "Locomotive" or the restless exposition on "Japanese Folk Song") while allowing listeners freedom to move through or contemplate all the sublime subtexts Monk conjures from the endless well of his inspiration. This emphasis on laid back and mature presentation aided the recording as well. These master tapes sound amazing and getting them to disc was a pure pleasure. Subtle changes in atmosphere, tone and melody fill the space between the speakers, a wide soundstage and expansive dynamics the gift of music indelibly played. This is one sonic powerhouse for the ages. Available for the first time on 180-gram 2-LP with the full performances of the original tracks and including two bonus tracks, this new Impex release gets you closer to Monk´s genius than ever before. Kevin Gray and Robert Pincus used analog master tapes and minimal processing to great effect, while original session and jacket images were culled to create the deluxe gatefold jacket. Add in the sound-of-silence pressings from RTI and you have a can´t miss jazz disc ready to delight and inspire every time it spins on your turntable. As is our way, pressings will be limited to 3,000 numbered copies. We´ve pulled out all the stops on this mesmerizing Monk classic. All you have to do is get one and enjoy before they´re all gone.

STRAIGHT, NO CHASER 
Artist Thelonious Monk
Tittel Straight, No Chaser
Sjanger Jazz
Format Vinyl - 180g
Antall plater
Lydkvalitet Audiofil
Plateselskap Impex Records
Utgivelsesdato 1967 / 2013 
Platenummer IMP6020 
Spilletid  
Diverse  
Opplag Limited Edition: Nummererte plater 
STRAIGHT, NO CHASER
Nr SIDE 1
1       Locomotive 
2 I Didn`t Know About You 
Nr SIDE 2
1 Green Chimneys 
2 Straight, No Chaser 
Nr SIDE 3
1 Japanese Folk Song 
Nr SIDE 4
1 Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea 
2 We See