Booker Ervin, Pony Poindexter & Larry Young

Gumbo

Gumbo!

  • Release Date: 18 Sep 1995
  • PRCD-24229-2

The three unifying factors here are the soprano and alto saxophonist (and sometime vocalist) Norwood "Pony" Poindexter (1926-1988), the wailing Texas tenor saxist Booker Ervin (1930-1970), and copious, previously unreleased 1963 material featuring both. Ervin is a sideman on Poindexter's Gumbo, a tuneful blues suite devoted to and evocative of the sounds, sights, aromas, tastes, people, and spirits of the latter's hometown of New Orleans. This 1963 LP, long unavailable dome… MORE

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