Philly Joe Jones

He came from Philly

Caught the Trane and rode for Miles

Keeping time for all

 

 

*Philly Joe Jones was a drummer who played

for just about everyone.  His contributions go

to over 500 albums.  He played in the Miles Davis

Quintet for a few years, amongst many others.  He also

led his own bands on several occasions,  most notably

Dameronia, a tribute band to his biggest influence

Tadd Dameron.

To hear a great solo by Philly Joe, please click below

Philly Joe Jones

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