The Band Of Distinction


1. Blues Backstage
2. Down For The Count
3. Eventide
4. Ain't Misbehavin'
5. Perdido
6. Ska-Di-Dle-Dee-Bee-Doo
7. Two Franks
8. Nails

Personnel : Count Basie (p), Freddie Green (gt), Eddie Jones (b), Gus Johnson (dr), Reunald Jones, Thad Jones, Wendell Cully, Joe Newman (tp), Henry Coker, Benny Powell, Bill Hughes (tb), Marshal Royal, Ernie Wilkins (as), Frank Foster (ts), Frank Wess (ts,fl), Charlie Fawlkes (bs)

Location & Date :
Fine Sound Studio, NYC, Aug 16, 1954 (1,2)
Fine Sound Studio, NYC, Aug 17, 1954 (3-8)