Tough Truckin'; Indigo Echoes

Tough Truckin'; Indigo Echoes

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Duke Ellington's Sextet. side 1: Tough Truckin'; side 2: Indigo Echoes (Columbia 37297), from the album, Hot Jazz Classics - Ellington Special (Columbia C-127).
78 rpm. Both tracks were recorded in 1935. This album was released in 1947.

The cover art for this album was made by Robert M. Jones (1913-1993) an American graphic designer and printmaker. Jones worked as art director for Columbia Records from 1945-1953, then for RCA Victor and affiliated labels.

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Duke Ellington's Sextet
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United States
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shellac (overall material)
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
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Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
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