Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers "First Flight To Tokyo: The Lost 1961 Recordings" 2 x LP [All Analog] [Blue Note ]

Regular price $40.00


  • 2 x LP + gatefold sleeve
  • Audio Source: Original Analog Tape
  • Lacquers: Bernie Grundman
  • Pressing: R.T.I.
  • Print: Stoughton Printing
  • Original Release Date: 2021
  • Genre: Jazz, Hard Bop
Recorded live at Hibiya Public Hall, Tokyo, Japan, January 14, 1961. Drum legend Art Blakey with a classic line-up of the Jazz Messengers, featuring trumpeter Lee Morgan, tenor saxophonist Wayne Shorter, pianist Bobby Timmons, and bassist Jymie Merritt. 
Never before released limited edition double-LP includes 6 collector postcards, a 16-page insert with rare photo essay, exclusive interviews with Wayne Shorter, Lou Donaldson and more. 

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