13 March 2010
JOE CAIN & HIS ORCHESTRA - LATIN EXPLOSION
Joe Cain for Time Records from 1960.
Jerome Richardson-Flute,Saxes ; Clark Terry-Trumpet ; Jimmy Nottingham-Trumpet ; Frank Anderson-Piano,Organ ; Herbie Lovelle-Drums ; Jose Mangual-Bongos ; Chocolate-Congas ; Marcelino Valdes-Timbales ; Cachao-Bass ; Los Gatos-Chorus.
Big all star line up for this monster latin jazz session produced, arranged and conducted by Joe Cain.Raw as hell with the energy crackling from the wax this is one of the really great latin lps of the 60s.Mambo Stomp,Wobble,Afro Montuno,Mad Mambo...it's all here and its all good.
From the incredible Rhumba Jazz of "Que Paso" to the storming Afro-Mambo "Kenyatta" this album will slay you from start to finish.
All Killer No Filler.