8 Songs, 38 Minutes

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Sublime!

Bleachbro

Can't say enough great things about Alphonso's new album. Thoughtful and musically informed every bar - every lyric. Don't miss this one.

About Alphonso Johnson

After a short stint on trombone, Alphonso Johnson took up the electric bass in 1968. His early gigs included time with Horace Silver, Woody Herman (1972), Chuck Mangione (1973), and Chet Baker. Johnson rose to fame while touring and recording three albums with Weather Report (1974-1976). This was followed by stints with Billy Cobham (1976-1977), Flora Purim, and the Crusaders. Johnson's funky lines on electric bass have been quite influential and in great demand ever since, both in the studios and in the fusion/funk world. ~ Scott Yanow

HOMETOWN
Philadelphia, PA
GENRE
Jazz
BORN
1951

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