This is it: The ideal antidote to these trying times. Slim’s wit, style, charm, and grace will make the world vout oroonee in no time. As with all Proper Boxes, this one includes 4 CDs packed to the limit (102 tracks total!) for over 5 hours of music -- all remastered in the UK at the highest possible standards for music recorded during this period -- and a 44 page booklet containing a comprehensive history of Slim's career along with fab photos, old ads, record labels, and, best of all, complete track by track annotation -- where you’ll note the appearances of Slam Stewart, Ben Webster, Zutty Singleton, Dizzy Gillespie & Charlie Parker among many others -- along with a bountiful biographical career history by the all-knowing Joop Visser. All this for the copacetic price of only $29.75! How!?!?! Guitarist, pianist, vibraphonist, linguist, bongo player, tap dancer, cook, tombonist, saxophonist, actor, singer and surrealist, Slim Gaillard was all this and more. A one of a kind renaissance man. This 4CD set follws Slim's musical adventures from 1938 until 1952. Crazy? Hilarious? Subversive? It's all that, but above all it's Oreenee.
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Disc 11. There's No Two Ways About It 2:53
Disc 21. Windy City Hop 2:42
Disc 31. Slim Gaillard's Boogie 2:43
Disc 41. Mean Pretty Mama 3:00