Richard "Groove" Holmes

Richard Arnold Jackson

Also known as "Groove" Holmes, 'Groove' Holmes, “Groove” Holmes, G. Holmes, Groove Holmes, Groove Holmes, Holmes, R. G. Holmes, R.G. Holmes, Richard 'Groove' Holmes, Richard Groove Holems, Richard Groove Holmes, Richard Holmes

Short biography of Richard "Groove" Holmes: b. May 2, 1931 - Camden, New Jersey
d. June 29, 1991 - St. Louis, Missouri

American jazz organist.

Influenced by sax players, like a lot of organ players. He teamed up with Jimmy McGriff for some organ battles on the Groove Merchant label, and recorded for Muse from 1977 to 1989 with, among others, Houston Person and Melvin Sparks. He also recorded some "straight" jazz sessions with Ben Webster, Gene Ammons and Houston Person.

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# Album cover Album title Tracks amount Download album in mp3? Official release date Production label
1 Richard Hunk-A-Funk 14
mp3, CD
1975 Groove Merchant
2 Richard Not That Girl / No Trouble On The Mountain 2
mp3, CD
2001 Wah Wah 45s
3 Richard Groovin' Home 6
mp3, CD
1968 JAZZLAND
4 Richard A Bowl Of Soul 7
mp3, CD
1970-07-00 Valiant Records
5 Richard Six Million Dollar Man 8
mp3, CD
1975 Flying Dutchman
6 Richard Comin' On Home 7
mp3, CD
1971 Blue Note
7 Richard Timeless 9
mp3, CD
2003 Savoy Jazz
8 Richard Supa Cookin' 10
mp3, CD
1974 Groove Merchant
9 Richard Misty / Groove's Groove 2
mp3, CD
1965 Prestige
10 Richard Giants Of The Organ In Concert 8
mp3, CD
Groove Merchant
11 Richard Night Glider 7
mp3, CD
1973 Groove Merchant
12 Richard I'm In The Mood For Love 8
mp3, CD
1976 Flying Dutchman
13 Richard Groovin' With Groove 12
mp3, CD
2003 Lester Recording Catalog
14 Richard Fingers (Instrumental) 2
mp3, CD
Groove Merchant
15 Richard Groovin' With Jug 8
mp3, CD
1989 Capitol Records
16 Richard New Groove 7
mp3, CD
1974 Groove Merchant
17 Richard Soul Message 6
mp3, CD
1965 Prestige
18 Richard After Hours 8
mp3, CD
1962 Pacific Jazz Records
19 Richard Six Million Dollar Man 8
mp3, CD
Flying Dutchman
20 Richard Come Together 7
mp3, CD
1970 World Pacific Jazz
21 Richard Workin' On A Groovy Thing 10
mp3, CD
1969 World Pacific Jazz
22 Richard X-77 (Recorded Live At The Lighthouse) 8
mp3, CD
1969 World Pacific Jazz
23 Richard A Bowl Of Soul 7
mp3, CD
1966 Loma
24 Richard Giants Of The Organ Come Together 6
mp3, CD
1974 Groove Merchant
25 Richard The Best Of Richard "Groove" Holmes 7
mp3, CD
1972 Riverside Records
26 Richard Dancing In The Sun 5
mp3, CD
1977 Versatile
27 Richard Somethin' Special 6
mp3, CD
1962 Pacific Jazz Records
28 Richard Welcome Home 8
mp3, CD
1968 Liberty
29 Richard Night Glider 7
mp3, CD
1973 Groove Merchant
30 Richard "Groove" 5
mp3, CD
1961 Pacific Jazz Records
31 Richard Living Soul 5
mp3, CD
1966 Prestige
32 Richard Soul Mist! 5
mp3, CD
1970 Prestige
33 Richard Spicy 8
mp3, CD
1967 Prestige
34 Richard A Bowl Of Soul 7
mp3, CD
1966 Loma
35 Richard Comin' On Home 7
mp3, CD
2002 Blue Note

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