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Roy Brooks

Roy Brooks

Roy Brooks

Roy Brooks has been played on NTS shows including Carolina Soul, with Inner Passion first played on 4 February 2015.

Roy Brooks (March 9, 1938 – November 15, 2005) was an American hard bop jazz drummer.

Brooks was born in Detroit and drummed since childhood. He was an outstanding varsity basketball player as a teenager and was offered a scholarship to the Detroit Institute of Technology; he attended the school for three semesters and then dropped out to tour with Yusef Lateef. After time with Lateef and Barry Harris, he played with Beans Bowles and with the Four Tops in Las Vegas. He played with Horace...

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The Free Slave
Roy Brooks (Paul Goodman mix)
Muse Records1972
The Free Slave
Roy Brooks (Paul Goodman mix)Muse Records1972
Discogs
Inner Passion
M'Boom Re:percussion Ensemble feat. Freddie Waits, Joe Chambers, Max Roach, Omar Clay, Roy Brooks, Warren Smith
Strata-East1973
Inner Passion
M'Boom Re:percussion Ensemble feat. Freddie Waits, Joe Chambers, Max Roach, Omar Clay, Roy Brooks, Warren SmithStrata-East1973
Discogs
Jihad Es Mort
M'Boom Re:percussion Ensemble feat. Freddie Waits, Joe Chambers, Max Roach, Omar Clay, Roy Brooks, Warren Smith
Strata-East1973
Jihad Es Mort
M'Boom Re:percussion Ensemble feat. Freddie Waits, Joe Chambers, Max Roach, Omar Clay, Roy Brooks, Warren SmithStrata-East1973
Discogs
Morning, Noon, Midday
M'Boom Re:percussion Ensemble feat. Freddie Waits, Joe Chambers, Max Roach, Omar Clay, Roy Brooks, Warren Smith
Strata-East1973
Morning, Noon, Midday
M'Boom Re:percussion Ensemble feat. Freddie Waits, Joe Chambers, Max Roach, Omar Clay, Roy Brooks, Warren SmithStrata-East1973
Discogs
Will Pan's Walk
Roy Brooks (Paul Goodman mix)
Muse Records1972
Will Pan's Walk
Roy Brooks (Paul Goodman mix)Muse Records1972
Discogs
Heaven Sent
M'Boom Re:percussion Ensemble feat. Freddie Waits, Joe Chambers, Max Roach, Omar Clay, Roy Brooks, Warren Smith
Strata-East1973
Heaven Sent
M'Boom Re:percussion Ensemble feat. Freddie Waits, Joe Chambers, Max Roach, Omar Clay, Roy Brooks, Warren SmithStrata-East1973
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