Montego Joe Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: May 15, 1964
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Prestige

Roger 'Montego Joe' Sanders (ldr), Al Gibbons (f, ts), Leonard Goines (t), Chick Corea (p), Eddie Gomez (b), Milford Graves (d, tim), Robert Crowder, Roger 'Montego Joe' Sanders (per), Rudy Stevenson (con)

a. a-01    Fat Man - 4:02  (Rudy Stevenson)
b. a-02    The Jinx - 6:17
c. a-03    Too Much Sake - 7:43  (Horace Silver)
d. b-01    Maracatu - 5:35  (Al Gibbons, Roger Sanders)
e. b-02    Dakar - 7:12  (Al Gibbons, Roger Sanders)
f. b-03    Calling For The Angels In The Water - 8:58  (Roger Sanders, Leonard Goines)
All titles on:      Prestige LP 12": PR 7336 — ¡Arriba! Con Montego Joe   
     Prestige CD: PCD 24139-2 — ¡Arriba! Con Montego Joe   

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Date: May 21, 1965
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Label: Prestige

Roger 'Montego Joe' Sanders (ldr), Al Gibbons (ts, con), Leonard Goines (t), Arthur Jenkins (p), Ed Thompson (b), Milford Graves (d, tim), Roger 'Montego Joe' Sanders (cga), Sonny Morgan (per)

a. a-01    Same Old Same Old - 2:35  (Roger Kellaway) / arr: Al Gibbons
b. a-02    Haitian Lady - 3:31  (Harold Ousley) / arr: Al Gibbons
c. a-03    Capricious - 2:32  (Billy Taylor) / arr: Al Gibbons
d. a-04    Happy Joe - 4:37  (Rudy Stevenson) / arr: Al Gibbons
e. a-05    No Tears - 2:37  (Red Holloway, Jim Maxwell, Wilmer Shakesnider) / arr: Al Gibbons
f. a-06    Ouch - 2:19 arr: Al Gibbons
g. b-01    Give It Up - 2:49 arr: Al Gibbons
h. b-02    Ewe - 4:57  (Roger Sanders) / arr: Al Gibbons
i. b-03    Bata Blues - 5:57  (Roger Sanders) / arr: Al Gibbons
j. b-04    Concumba - 3:52  (Roger Sanders) / arr: Al Gibbons
k. b-05    Lexington Avenue Line - 3:06  (Douglas Kahle) / arr: Al Gibbons
All titles on:      Prestige LP 12": PR 7413 — Wild And Warm   
     Prestige CD: PCD 24139-2 — ¡Arriba! Con Montego Joe   

Date: ca. 1969
Location: New York City
Label: ESP-Disk

Roger 'Montego Joe' Sanders (ldr), Allen Ray (f), Nelson Sanamiago (as), Joffre Marchand, Stafford Osborne (t), Dennis Taitt (g), David 'Mousie' Edmead (p), Nick Kirksey (p, v), John Moody (b), Andrei Strobert (d), Joseph Jimenez (cvs), Gordon 'Spider' Jones (tim), Myles Matthews (tim, bgo), Sam Turner (tim, cga), Billy King (cga), Antonio Santa Cruz (cwb, v)

a. a-01    Feed Me Good - 2:35  (Nick Kirksey)
b. a-02    Barrets Bag - 4:46  (David 'Mousie' Edmead)
c. a-03    Ngoma - 6:02  (Roger Sanders)
d. a-04    Oua-Train - 5:28  (Roger Sanders, Nelson Sanamiago)
e. b-01    Welcome To The Party - 4:03  (Nick Kirksey)
f. b-02    Santa Cruz - 5:58  (Antonio Santa Cruz, Dennis Taitt)
g. b-03    Tico - 7:31  (David 'Mousie' Edmead)
All titles on:      ESP-Disk LP 12": ESP 1067 — Sounds Of The Ghetto Youth   
     Luv 'n Haight CD: LHCD 012 — The HAR-YOU Percussion Group   (1993)
     Cubop CD: CBCD 002 — The HAR-YOU Percussion Group   (1995)

David 'Mousie' Edmead (p) on b, g; Joseph Jimenez (cvs) on b, g.

Group known as the HAR-YOU Percussion Group, organized by Harlem Youth Opportunities Unlimited-Associated Community Teams (HARYOU ACT).