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Carryin' On

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Released  Spring 1970
Artist  Grant Green
Producer  Francis Wolff
Genres  Jazz, Jazz-funk
Length  37:49
Release date  1969
Label  Blue Note Records
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Recorded  October 3, 1969 Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Carryin' On (1969)  Green Is Beautiful (1970)
Similar  Grant Green albums, Jazz albums

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Carryin' On is an album by American jazz guitarist Grant Green featuring performances recorded in 1969 and released on the Blue Note label. The album marked Green's return to the Blue Note label and embracing a jazz-funk style that he would play for the rest of his life.


Grant green carryin on 1969 track a1 ease back


The Allmusic review by Steve Huey awarded the album 3 stars and stated "While it won't win over fans of Green's older work, Carryin' On is a solid addition to any acid-jazz/funk/rare-groove library, as are most of Green's albums from this period".

Track listing

  1. "Ease Back" (Ziggy Modeliste, Art Neville, Leo Nocentelli, George Porter, Jr.) – 5:49
  2. "Hurt So Bad" (Bobby Hart, Teddy Randazzo, Bobby Wilding) – 6:51
  3. "I Don't Want Nobody to Give Me Nothing (Open Up the Door I'll Get It Myself)" (James Brown) – 6:14
  4. "Upshot" (Grant Green) – 10:04
  5. "Cease the Bombing" (Neal Creque) – 8:51


  • Grant Green – guitar
  • Claude Bartee – tenor saxophone
  • Willie Bivens – vibes
  • Earl Neal Creque (track 5), Clarence Palmer (tracks 1-4) – electric piano
  • Jimmy Lewis – electric bass
  • Leo Morris – drums
  • Songs

    1Ease Back5:47
    2Hurt So Bad6:47
    3I Don't Want Nobody to Give Me Nothing5:52


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