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Vinyl Spotlight: Thelonious Monk, Misterioso (Recorded on Tour) (Columbia 2416) [Original Mono Pressing]


As big of a Thelonious Monk fan as I am, I don’t collect original pressings of Monk LPs. There are several reasons for this: 1. Some of Monk’s most inspired recordings were for Blue Note in the late ’40s and early ’50s. As a result, they are not high-fidelity and I don’t find myself seeking out older recordings like this on vinyl. 2. Though Monk’s… More→