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.
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