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Ugly Beauty - Thelonious Monk - Underground (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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  1. Thelonious Monk & Sonny Rollins Brilliant Corners g Ltd Blue Colored Vinyl LP $ New Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 2 by Thelonious Monk (Vinyl, Feb, Blue Note (Label)).
  2. Underground, an album by Thelonious Monk on Spotify. More by Thelonious Monk. Mønk. The Complete Prestige Inch LP Collection. Les Liaisons Dangereuses Genius Of Modern Music Volume One. Genius Of Modern Music (Vol. 2) More Thelonious Monk. Listen to Underground now.
  3. Underground became Monk's penultimate studio album, as well as the final release to feature the '60s quartet: Charlie Rouse, Ben Riley, and Larry Gales. This gram audiophile-grade pressing was mastered from analog tapes.
  4. Underground became Monk 's penultimate studio album, as well as the final release to feature the '60s quartet: Charlie Rouse (tenor sax), Ben Riley (drums), and Larry Gales (bass) behind Monk (piano). One of the motifs running throughout Monk 's recording career is the revisitation of titles from his voluminous back catalog.
  5. Many of these albums have been unavailable on CD for some time and are sought after by collectors. Each set is presented in a high quality, rigid cardboard slipcase containing five 'vinyl replica' mini LP sleeves. This collection from the Jazz great includes the albums Straight No Chaser, Underground, Criss Cross, Monk's Dream and Solo Monk/5(85).
  6. Underground is an album by Thelonious Monk. It features Monk on piano, Larry Gales on bass, Charlie Rouse on tenor sax, and Ben Riley on drums. This is the last Monk album featuring the Thelonious Monk Quartet. Its cover image depicts Monk as .
  7. No doubt many a counter-culturist picked up this record in simply upon the strength of its cover. Inside, they found Monk's last great record of the '60s. The off-kilter "Raise Four" is brilliant. He also skillfully revisits past tracks like "Thelonious" and "In Walked .
  8. Recording dates: 12/14/ Ugly Beauty 12/21/ Boo Boo's Birthday 2/14/ Easy Street, In Walked Bud, Raise Four, Thelonious 12/14/ Green Chimneys.

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