Arthur Lyman

    Arthur Lyman

    • Arthur Lyman
    Arthur Lyman

    Arthur Lyman

    • Arthur Lyman

    Arthur Lyman

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    Diners for Two

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        As the vibraphonist for Martin Denny's group, Lyman was instrumental in crafting the sound of exotica. Lyman didn't stay with Denny for long, however, leaving the ensemble in 1957 to start a solo career that was nearly as successful as Denny's. To no one's surprise, Lyman's albums sounded very much like Denny's, with even more of a somnambulant feel. Much of the public wanted to relax, though, and they sent his debut, "Taboo," to number six in the album charts in 1958. In additi... Read more

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