Monty Alexander - Yard Movement (1995)
EAC | Flac(Image+Cue+Log+Scans) | 53:21 min | 328Mb
MP3 | 320kbps | 141Mb
Jazz / Bop, Hard Bop, Reggae-Pop, Piano | Island Jamaica Jazz
Jamaican-born Monty Alexander's Oscar Peterson-styled piano runs would seem an unlikely fit for reggae rhythms, but with albums like Yard Movement (the album that launched the Island Jazz imprint), Alexander (along with guitarist Ernest Ranglin, who is featured here) has played in huge role in defining what has to be called (for lack of a better term) "jazz reggae.