Herb Alpert and The Tijuana Brass - Greatest Hits - 60`s Lounge - Pop Instr LP

In stock
SKU
13657
CA$19.95
Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass – Greatest Hits


Label: A&M Records
Catalog#: SP-4245
Format: Vinyl, LP, Compilation,
Record: VG++
Gatefold Cover: In shrink, Mint
Country: Canada
Released: 1970
Genre: Jazz, Latin
Style: Latin Jazz


Tracklist


A1 Lonely Bull
Written-By – Sol Lake 2:29
A2 Spanish Flea
Written-By – Wechter 2:07
A3 Getting Sentimental Over You
Written-By – Bassman 1:59
A4 Love Potion #9
Written-By – Leiber - Stoller 3:02
A5 Never On Sunday
Written-By – Towne, Hadjidakis 2:38
A6 Mexican Shuffle
Written-By – Sol Lake 2:38



B1 Taste Of Honey
Written-By – Scott, Marlow 2:43
B2 Tijuana Taxi
Written-By – Ervan Coleman 2:13
B3 South Of The Border
Written-By – Kennedy, Carr 2:06
B4 America
Written-By – Bernstein, Sondheim 2:45
B5 Whipped Cream
Written-By – Naomi Neville 2:33
B6 Zorba The Greek
Written-By – Theodorakis 4:25

Credits
Producer – Herb Alpert, Jerry Moss



In an era when elaborate wordplay and adventurous production were the order of the day, Herb Alpert made an impact barely uttering a word or breaking a mold, other than expanding the commercial parameters for pop instrumentalists. Dashing trumpeter Alpert and his Tijuana Brass scored five top-20 hits between 1962 (when "The Lonely Bull" climbed to No. 11 in the U.S.) and 1968 racking up five No. 1 albums over the same period. The group's patented "Ameriachi" sound made up in south-of-the-border sprightliness what it lacked in innovation; the likes of "Spanish Flea" possessed the kind of unshakable hooks that fit perfectly on top-40 radio sandwiched between Nancy Sinatra and the Mamas & the Papas.





Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass - Whipped Cream

To enjoy the song better, it is best that one uses their own mind to imagine the scene in relation to the music.

<object width="425" height="344"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/lOmKy6ANmyM&hl=en_US&fs=1&"></param><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/lOmKy6ANmyM&hl=en_US&fs=1&" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowscriptaccess="always" allowfullscreen="true" width="425" height="344"></embed></object>

Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass - The Lonely Bull

Video 1962

<iframe width="425" height="349" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/16B5Xm8_IKw" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass - A Taste of Honey

Video 1966

Great tune.

Outstanding instrumental and video

"A Taste of Honey," featuring three trumpet lines, is a complex, tempo-shifting piece that is both sensuous and playful. Throughout, Herb Alpert could smoothly integrate his own crystal-clear trumpet with crisp percussion, a distinctive rhythm guitar, a delicate marimba, or a droll, dulcet trombone. His music was one of a kind...


<object width="425" height="344"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/z_KDPUTyDyQ&hl=en_US&fs=1&"></param><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/z_KDPUTyDyQ&hl=en_US&fs=1&" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowscriptaccess="always" allowfullscreen="true" width="425" height="344"></embed></object>

Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass Spanish Flea
Video 1965

<iframe width="425" height="349" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/9-_2QpbXMbw" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
More Information
Condition Used
Format LP
Label A&M Records