King Louie Organ Trio

It’s About Time (Shoug Records)

This is the King Louie Organ Trio’s debut CD, but the players are all NW greats. Louis Pain is an Oregon Music Hall of Fame inductee, having worked with most of the top NW blues, soul, & jazz artists as well as legends including Bernard Purdie, Martha Reeves, and Solomon Burke. Saxophonist Renato Caranto has toured with Esperanza Spalding & Merle Haggard. Mel Brown is a Motown & jazz legend himself. Bruce Conte recorded 7 albums with Tower of Power. Dan Faehnle toured with Diana Krall. And Edwin Coleman III is one of Portland’s top drummers.

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Louis "King Louie" Pain, Hammond B-3 & organ bass
Renato Caranto, saxophone
Edwin Coleman III, drums & tambourine
Mel Brown, drums
Bruce Conte, guitar
Dan Faehnle, guitar

Track Listing

  1. Frances J (3:58)
  2. Brulie (4:39)
  3. Two Leons in New Orleans (3:57)
  4. Bry-Yen / I Believe In You (3:26)
  5. Teener (5:49)
  6. Big Brothers (4:54)
  7. Island Girl (4:02)
  8. Chester McGriff (3:40)
  9. Marty Boy (5:33)
  10. Mel Brown (4:17)
  11. Blues For Merle (6:20)
  12. Lupus Tylericus (7:01)
  13. Blues For Pierre (5:20)

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