1980 LaMont Johnson – New York Exile

New York Exile is the third album by pianist LaMont Johnson, released in 1980

LaMont Johnson (01-10-1941 / 21-10-1999) was a Los Angeles hard bop, bebop pianist, songwriter. He recorded with Jackie McLean during 60s, and also recorded with Ornette Coleman, Kenny Burrell, Bud Shank, Beaver & Krause and many others.


1  Sugar Hill Melody (Lamont Johnson) 5:08
2  Old Broadway (Lamont Johnson) 5:59
3  Slugs In The Far East (Lamont Johnson) 4:04
4  Sydenham Square (Lamont Johnson) 6:19
5  Mount Morris Park (Lamont Johnson) 7:16
6  Misty Highbridge Dawn (Lamont Johnson) 8:16
7  Meadmore (Lamont Johnson) 6:05



BassNathan East
Double BassNathan East
DrumsRonnie Stewart
KeyboardsLamont Johnson
FluteHollis Gentry
SaxHollis Gentry
SaxCharles McPherson
PercussionRonnie Stewart

Liner Notes

Producer – France Johnson
Arranged By – LaMont Johnson
Engineer – Mike Harris, Richard Gord

Recorded At Western Audio Recording Studios, San Diego, California, on January 18th, 1980.