Some stirring renditions, furious solos, and alternately appealing and soothing alto statements by Earl Bostic
. He's among the least-recognized, yet important members of the R&B sax class. His sidemen included Benny Golson
, Mickey Baker
, and John Coltrane
. This collection was one of numerous albums Bostic
issued on King during the '50s, and was briefly available on reissue in the Gusto series of the '70s.