Album Remarks & Appraisals:
January 30th 2015 marks the anniversary of what would have been Tubby Hayes' 80th birthday. Undoubtedly THE ultimate British jazz legend, Hayes' untimely death, aged 38, in 1973 ended what had been a truly remarkable 23 year career, and, although long gone, his musical example still continues to inspire and amaze today. Released to mark this special anniversary.
Personnel: Tubby Hayes (flute, tenor saxophone); Dick Brennan (drums).
Liner Note Author: Simon Spillett.
Recording information: The Hopbine, North Wembley (02/08/1972).