Soul Talk – 1969

Recorded by Rudy Van Gelder at Englewood Cliffs, NJ on May 19, 1969.
Supervised by Bob Porter
Label: Prestige
Cat#: PR-7681

Reissued along with “Black Feeling!” as “Legends of Acid Jazz”

Original Cover

Reissue Cover

LP Label

Track Listing
1. Soul Talk – 9:34 (Johnny Smith)
2. All Soul – 5:30 (Curtis Lewis)
3. Up To Date – 7:50 (Johnny Smith)
4. Purty Dirty – 6:05 (Wally Richardson)
5. This Guy’s In Love With You – 4:25 (Bacharach-David)

Johnny “Hammond” Smith – Organ
Rusty Bryant – Alto Sax (Veritone)
Wally Richardson – Guitar
Bob Bushnell – Fender Bass
Bernard Purdie – Drums

Billboard Magazine
This album is listed in the “New Album Releases” section of the August 2, 1969 issue, page 55.

Billboard mentioned this album as a highlight of Johnny’s career in his obituary in the August 2, 1997 issue (page 30).

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