Saturday, November 14, 2015

ODDS & ENDS Vol. 8

Wherein Mr. Bear and Champion Jack walk it up and talk it up and get it all figured out . . . 
er . . . up.

Jack Dupree & Mr. Bear • The Ups • 1956

Champion Jack Dupree, vocal/piano; Teddy McRae, vocal; Larry Dale, guitar; Al Lucas, bass; Gene Moore, drums. New York City, 17 September 1956

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Next week we got The Browns; Mance Lipscomb; Patti Smith; Shirley Gunter & The Flairs; George Jones & Melba Montgomery; Arthur “Big Boy” Crudup; and let’s not forget The Tallest Man on Earth. . . .


  1. Oh, I really like the groove on this one!

    1. Thank you, Marie. Champion Jack Dupree really excelled on the slow, walking-talking, funny songs, and with Mr. Bear as his foil, this one is tops in our book. Nice piano too. . . .