Archie Shepp & Philly Joe Jones

Archie Shepp & Philly Joe Jones is an album by jazz saxophonist Archie Shepp and drummer Philly Joe Jones recorded in Europe in 1969 for the America label. The album was also issued by the Fantasy label.

Archie Shepp & Philly Joe Jones
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Studio album by
Released1970
RecordedNovember–December 1969
GenreJazz
LabelAmerica
ProducerPierre Berjot
Archie Shepp chronology
Pitchin Can
(1970)
Archie Shepp & Philly Joe Jones
(1970)
Archie Shepp and the Full Moon Ensemble
(1970)
Philly Joe Jones chronology
Round Midnight
(1970)
Archie Shepp & Philly Joe Jones
(1970)
Mean What You Say
(1977)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2/5 stars[1]

ReceptionEdit

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow states: "This intriguing LP does not live up to its potential... Unfortunately, both of the sidelong pieces have recitations, the performances are overly long, and there is quite a bit of rambling."[2]

Track listingEdit

  1. "The Lowlands" - 18:33
  2. "Howling in the Silence: (a) Raynes Or Thunders (b) Julio's Song" - 21:40
  • Recorded in Paris, France, November–December, 1969

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Yanow, S. Allmusic Review, accessed 29 June 2009.