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Swingadelic: Organized

Swingadelic, based in the New York City area and led by acoustic bassist Dave Post, is a working swing and jump blues band that varies in size from six to 10 pieces. This album, the group’s second, incorporates the soulful Hammond B-3 sound throughout. (The album is dedicated to the late organists Brother Jack McDuff and Charles Earland.) Tom “T-Bone” Stinson and Don Militello split the keyboard duties.

Tunes such as Post’s “BC Boogaloo” and W.C. Handy’s “Loveless Love” (aka “Careless Love”) mine the ’60s soul-jazz groove. But the disc also includes classic blues (Willie Dixon’s “I Just Want to Make Love to You”), classic swing (Basie and “Sweets” Edison’s “Jive at Five”), Latin jazz (Willie Bobo’s “Spanish Grease”) and plenty of jump tunes.

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