Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis

    Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis

    • Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis
    Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis

    Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis

    • Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis

    Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis

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    The Complete Cookbook Sessions (feat. Shirley Scott) [Bonus Track Version]

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        Possessor of a cutting and immediately identifiable tough tenor tone, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis could hold his own in a saxophone battle with anyone. Early on, he picked up experience playing with the bands of Cootie Williams (1942-1944), Lucky Millinder, Andy Kirk (1945-1946), and Louis Armstrong. He began heading his own groups from 1946 and Davis' earliest recordings as a leader tended to be explosive R&B affairs with plenty of screaming from his horn; he matched wits successfull... Read more

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