Lonely and Blue

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All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
Singer Etta Jones often recalls late-period Billie Holiday and Dinah Washington on her CD reissue of Lonely and Blue. The first 11 songs find her accompanied by tenor-saxophonist Budd Johnson on four of the songs, guitarist Wally Richardson on seven, and the Patti Bown Trio throughout; the final three numbers bonus tracks, are actually from a date led by tenor great Gene Ammons and are among the highlights of this set. But overall, despite some fine performances particularly "You Don't Know My Mind" and "Trav'lin Light", Jones' lack of individuality at that point in time makes this CD of less importance than her later sets for Muse.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
Singer Etta Jones often recalls late-period Billie Holiday and Dinah Washington on her CD reissue of Lonely and Blue. The first 11 songs find her accompanied by tenor-saxophonist Budd Johnson on four of the songs, guitarist Wally Richardson on seven, and the Patti Bown Trio throughout; the final three numbers bonus tracks, are actually from a date led by tenor great Gene Ammons and are among the highlights of this set. But overall, despite some fine performances particularly "You Don't Know My Mind" and "Trav'lin Light", Jones' lack of individuality at that point in time makes this CD of less importance than her later sets for Muse.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/17/1992
  • Label: Ojc
  • UPC: 025218670227
  • Catalog Number: 702
  • Sales rank: 178,963

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Etta Jones Primary Artist, Vocals
Gene Ammons Tenor Saxophone
Art Davis Bass
Budd Johnson Tenor Saxophone
Walter Perkins Drums
Ed Shaughnessy Drums
Patti Bown Piano
George Duvivier Bass
Wally Richardson Guitar
Bud Johnson Tenor Saxophone
Technical Credits
George Gershwin Composer
Phil Ochs Composer
Art Davis Contributor
Budd Johnson Composer, Contributor
Ed Shaughnessy Contributor
Patti Bown Contributor
Jimmy Mundy Composer
Bobby Bloom Composer
Trummy Young Composer
George Duvivier Contributor
Rube Bloom Composer
Phil DeLancie Remastering
Esmond Edwards Producer
Rudy Van Gelder Engineer
Ira Gershwin Composer
Robert Levin Liner Notes
Johnny Mercer Composer
Wally Richardson Contributor
Don Schlitten Cover Photo
André Popp Composer
Ed Shaugnessy Contributor
Ted Koehler Composer
Pierre Cour Composer
Sid Robin Composer
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