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Cost: $950.00

Album cover - Signed : Benny Goodman Swings Again

Benny Goodman


GOODMAN, Benny. Album cover signed. Benny Goodman Swings Again. Hollywood: Columbia, [1960]. Original photographic cover, measuring 12 by 12 inches, original 33-1/3 rpm vinyl record. $950.

Original photographic album cover, inscribed on the verso: “Best Wishes to Linda—Benny Goodman.”

A collection of Benny Goodman favorites, including a new version of “Sing Sing Sing,” recorded live at Ciro’s in Hollywood. “Goodman’s cutting-edge clarinet chops were so strong that they propelled him to stardom in 1935 and officially launched the swing scene in popular culture” (Rolling Stone).

A few superficial scratches to LP, light rubbing to original album cover. A near-fine inscribed copy.

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