Charles MingusMingus Ah Um Redux
DETAILSEvent: RSD DROPS 2020
Release Date: 9/26/2020
Format: 2 x LP
Label: Get on Down
Release type: RSD Drops Sep 26th
DOUBLE LP HOUSED IN A GATEFOLD JACKET
2ND LP CONTAINS TRACKS NEVER BEFORE RELEASED ON VINYL
Mingus Ah Um, the artist’s 1959 debut for Columbia is one of the most consequential albums in jazz or any other genre. The release is part of the Library of Congress National Recording Registry and has been inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame. “Goodbye Pork Pie Hat”, “Boogie Stomp Shuffle”, “Open Letter To The Duke”… the release is packed with classics and is a best-selling release to this day.
For Record Store Day 2020 Get On Down presents Ah Um Redux, the full Ah Um record as you know and love it with a second LP featuring alternate takes from the session previously unreleased on vinyl.
1. Better Git It In Your Soul 2. Goodbye Pork Pie Hat 3. Boogie Stop Shuffle 4. Self-Portrait In Three Colors 5. Open Letter To Duke
1. Bird Calls 2. Fables Of Faubus 3. Pussy Cat Dues 4. Jelly Roll
1. Pedal Point Blues 2. GG Train 3. Girl Of My Dreams
1. Bird Calls (Alternate Take) 2. Better Git It In Your Soul (Alternate Take) 3. Jelly Roll (Alternate Take)