Label: ORG Music – 180 Gram Black Vinyl!
Black Lion Records Essential Reissue Series!
Mastered by Bernie Grundman from Original Analog Tapes & Pressed at Pallas!
London Collection, Volume 2 is the second installment of Thelonious Monk’s final recording session as a band leader. The album features bassist Al McKibbon and drummer Art Blakey backing up Monk as he plays eight original tunes. The album has been remastered from original analog tapes by Bernie Grundman. It also comes on 180g audiophile-grade black vinyl and is pressed at Pallas Group in Germany
“…these versions sound quite fresh…well worth picking up for Monk proves to be in prime form during this final effort.”
Scott Yanow, allmusic.com