Freddie Hubbard

Music On Vinyl * MOVLP211 * 2012

Red Clay

Red Clay
  • Red Clay
  • Delphia
  • Suite Sioux
  • The Intrepid Fox

Information

Freddie Hubbard's Fusion Jazz of Red Clay is something that the younger generations within Jazz and Hip Hop admire and aspire to. Title song 'Red Clay' was sampled by both A Tribe Called Quest in 'Jazz (We've Got)' and Freestyle Fellowship in 'Parkbench People', only to be covered by today's new vocal jazz Sankofa José James.

You would need half a day to explain the intricacies of a song such as 'The Intrepid Fox'. Red Clay seamlessly blends Bop with Soul Jazz and Fusion in a way that would remain unsurpassed for a long time. Indispensable.

180 grams audiophile vinyl
Remastered Audio (CTI's 40th Anniversary Edition)
Gatefold Sleeve

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