GET SHORTY - GET HIP - Shorty Rodgers Vol 1 - 5 CD Box Set
Nobody was cooler than the jazzers of the West Coast, and Shorty Rodgers was one of the leading figures of the movement. Here he passes through the Herman, Kenton and Lighthouse bands, an exceptional talent reaching maturity. 93 cuts on 5 CDs.
Recorded between May 1946 and October 1951. 68 mins.
Igor / Bop / Keen And Peachy / Lemon Drop / Keeper Of The Flame / More Moon / The Great Life / Tenderly / Lollipop / A Mile Down The Highway / He Can Come Back Anytime / Do It Again / Jolly Roger / Art Pepper / Viva Prado / Round Robin / Short Wave / Four Mothers / Didi / Sam And The Lady / Popo / Over The Rainbow / Apropos
Recorded between December 1951 and January 1953. 76 mins.
Popo / What’s New / Lullaby In Rhythm / All The Things You Are / Robbins Nest / Scrapple From The Apple / Body And Soul / Jive At Five / Tin Tin Deo / Cherokee / Punkin’ / Swing Shift / Block Buster / Dynamite / Pirouette / Bunny / Powder Puff / The Pesky Serpent.
Recorded between January 1953 and July 1953. 69 mins.
Diablo’s Dance / Indian Club / Morpo / Mambo Del crow / Coop De Graas / Infinity Promenade / Short Step / Boar-Jibu / Contours / Tale Of An American Lobster / Chiquito Loco / The Sweetheart Of Sigmund Freud / Infinity Promenade / Short Stop / Buzzy / Hot Blood / Blues For Brando / Windswept / Chino
Recorded between February 1954 and June 1954. 68 mins. Topsy / It’s Sand Man / Basie Eyes / Doggin’ Around / Jump For Me / Over And Out / Down For Double / Swingin’ The Blues / H and J / Tickletoe / Taps Miller / Walk Don’t Run / Just A Few / Heatwave / Everything I’ve Got Belongs To You / You Stepped Out Of A dream / It Only Happens When I Dance With You / General Cluster / Some Antics / Claudia / 40 Degrees Below
Recorded during three sessions in September 1954. 52 mins.
Jocycle / The Lady Is A Tramp / The Good And I / My Little Suede Shoes / Cool Sunshine / Loki / Elaine’s Lullaby / It’s Delovely / Call For Cole / You Do Something For Me / Porterhouse / Lullaby Of Birdland