freedom now suite


Max Roach - Freedom Day (We Insist! Max Roach’s Freedom Now Suite, 1960)

Abbey Lincoln (vocals), Booker Little (trumpet), Julian Priester (trombone), Walter Benton (tenor saxophone), James Schnek (bass), Max Roach (drums).

not only is this music absolutely brilliant but it is extremely important…

i need to hear this every so often, so i turn it up loudly and let it pound into my soul…

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Max Roach Quintet with Abbey Lincoln - Freedom Day [1964]