Abbey Lincoln "Abbey Is Blue" [Craft Records 180g Classic Black Reissue]
Audio Source: Analog Tape
Lacquers: Kevin Gray
Original Label: Riverside
Original Release Date: 1959
Abbey Is Blue is the fourth album by American jazz vocalist Abbey Lincoln, featuring tracks recorded in 1959 for Riverside Records. A breakout performance for the jazz legend - this album displays Lincoln perfectly poised between jazz for show and jazz with a purpose.
The album features an all-star lineup that includes Kenny Dorham, Stanley Turrentine, Wynton Kelly, Sam Jones, Philly Joe Jones and Max Roach.