Richard "Groove" Holmes



Richard

Rating
Active
1931 to 1991
Born
May 2, 1931 in Camden
Died
June 29, 1991
Location
Camden, New Jersey, United States
A.K.A.
Richard Arnold Holmes
Biography
"Groove Holmes" redirects here. For the song by the Beastie Boys, see Check Your Head. Richard Arnold "Groove" Holmes (Camden, New Jersey, May 2, 1931 - St. Louis, Missouri, June 29, 1991) was an American jazz organist who performed in the hard bop and soul jazz genre. He is best known for his 1965 recording of "Misty", and is considered a precursor of acid jazz. Holmes' first album, on Pacific Jazz with guest Ben Webster, was recorded in March 1961.

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Live on stage (The Definitive Black & Blue Sessions)

Live on stage (The Definitive Black & Blue Sessions)

Richard "Groove" Holmes November 20, 2017

8 Tracks

Timeless Richard 'Groove' Holmes

Timeless Richard 'Groove' Holmes

Richard "Groove" Holmes November 17, 2017

9 Tracks

Blue Groove

Blue Groove

Richard "Groove" Holmes November 4, 2016

11 Tracks

Six Million Dollar Man

Six Million Dollar Man

Richard "Groove" Holmes January 29, 2016

8 Tracks

Song for My Father

Song for My Father

Richard "Groove" Holmes January 19, 2016

6 Tracks

After Hours

After Hours

Richard "Groove" Holmes September 9, 2012

5 Tracks

Blues All Day Long

Blues All Day Long

Richard "Groove" Holmes January 27, 2010

7 Tracks

Broadway

Broadway

Richard "Groove" Holmes July 8, 2009

6 Tracks

Somethin' Special

Somethin' Special

Richard "Groove" Holmes July 29, 2008

8 Tracks

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