Gene Ammons
Eugene "Jug" Ammons (April 14, 1925 – July 23, 1974), also known as "The Boss", was an American jazz tenor saxophonist, and the son of boogie-woogie pianist Albert Ammons.
Born in Chicago, Illinoi...
Brasswind
Brasswind is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in late 1973 and early 1974 and released on the Prestige label.
The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow states, "Ammons plays well and even if ...
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Soul Summit Vol. 2
Soul Summit is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons with vocalist Etta Jones and organist Jack McDuff recorded in 1961 and 1962 and released on the Prestige label.
The Allmusic review stated ...
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Big Bad Jug
Big Bad Jug is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1972 and released on the Prestige label.
Allmusic awarded the album 2 stars with its review by Scott Yanow stating, "The repertoire, ...
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You Talk That Talk!
You Talk That Talk! is an album by saxophonists Gene Ammons and Sonny Stitt recorded in 1971 and released on the Prestige label.
The Allmusic review stated "You Talk That Talk lacks the can-...
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Blue Groove
Blue Groove is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1961 but not released on the Prestige label until 1982.
Allmusic awarded the album 2 stars with its review by Scott Yanow stating, "T...
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Angel Eyes (Gene Ammons album)
Angel Eyes is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons compiling sessions recorded in 1960 and 1962 and released on the Prestige label in 1965.
Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars with its review by Sco...
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Jug (album)
Jug is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1961 and released on the Prestige label.
Allmusic awarded the album 3 stars with its review by Scott Yanow stating, "Jug finds the great teno...
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The Boss Is Back!
The Boss Is Back! is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1969 and released on the Prestige label.
Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars with its review by Scott Yanow stating, "The execut...
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The Happy Blues
The Happy Blues is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1956 and released on the Prestige label.
Allmusic awarded the album 5 stars with its review by Scott Yanow stating, "This is one ...
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The Swingin'est
The Swingin'est is an album by American trombonist Bennie Green and saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1958 and released on the Vee-Jay label. The album has also been released under the title J...
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Night Lights (Gene Ammons album)
Night Lights is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1970 and released on the Prestige label.
Allmusic awarded the album 3 stars with its review by Scott Yanow stating, "One of his firs...
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Goodbye (Gene Ammons album)
Goodbye is the final album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1974 and released on the Prestige label.
The Allmusic review stated "It is ironic that on tenor saxophonist Gene Ammons' final rec...
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All Star Sessions
All Star Sessions is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded between 1950 and 1955 and released on the Prestige label.
Allmusic awarded the album 4½ stars with its review by Stewart Mason sta...
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Boss Tenors
Boss Tenors (subtitled Straight Ahead from Chicago August 1961) is an album by saxophonists Gene Ammons and Sonny Stitt recorded in Chicago in 1961 and originally released on the Verve label.
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Bad! Bossa Nova
Bad! Bossa Nova' is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1962 and released on the Prestige label.
Allmusic awarded the album 3 stars with its review by Scott Yanow stating, "This was Am...
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The Big Sound
The Big Sound is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1958 and released on the Prestige label. The album was recorded at the same sessions which produced Groove Blues.
Allmusic awarded ...
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Up Tight! (album)
Up Tight! is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1961 and released on the Prestige label. The album was recorded at the same sessions that produced Boss Soul!.
Allmusic awarded the alb...
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Free Again (Gene Ammons album)
Free Again is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1972 and released on the Prestige label.
Allmusic awarded the album 3 stars.
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Twisting the Jug
Twisting the Jug is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons with trumpeter Joe Newman and organist Jack McDuff recorded in 1961 and released on the Prestige label.
The Allmusic review stated "Ge...
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Soul Summit
Soul Summit is an album by saxophonists Gene Ammons and Sonny Stitt with organist Jack McDuff recorded in 1962 and released on the Prestige label.
The Allmusic review stated "Overall, this i...
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My Way (Gene Ammons album)
My Way is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1971 and released on the Prestige label.
Allmusic awarded the album 1½ stars with its review by Scott Yanow stating, "While Ammons sounds ...
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Funky (Gene Ammons album)
Funky is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1957 and released on the Prestige label.
Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars with its review by Scott Yanow stating, "The Gene Ammons all-st...
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Just Jug
Just Jug is a live album by saxophonists Gene Ammons recorded in Chicago in 1961 and originally released on the Argo label in 1962. The album was subsequently rereleased as Gene Ammons Live! in Chicag...
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Late Hour Special
Late Hour Special is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons compiling sessions recorded in 1961 and 1962 and released on the Prestige label in 1964.
Allmusic awarded the album 3 stars with its review...
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The Black Cat!
The Black Cat! is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons, recorded in 1970 and released on the Prestige label.
Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars with its review by Stewart Mason stating, "One of Gen...
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Preachin'
Preachin' is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1962 and released on the Prestige label.
Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars with its review by Scott Yanow stating, "the great tenor pe...
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Groove Blues
Groove Blues is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1958 and released on the Prestige label. The album was recorded at the same session that produced The Big Sound.
Allmusic awarded th...
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