Sammy Rimington and Johnny Parker

Sammy Rimington’s quintet was the leading UK band in the style of George Lewis in the late 1970s and early 1980s.

Alyn was in the band for much of this time, and this album was cut in Rochester, Kent, in 1979. 


  • Sammy Rimington, as, cl. ss;
  • John Coles, bj;
  • Johnny Parker, p;
  • Alyn Shipton, b;
  • Colin Strickland, d.


  1. Rebecca,
  2. Over the Waves,
  3. A Fine Romance,
  4. Panama,
  5. St Philip St Breakdown,
  6. Liza,
  7. Hynm For George,
  8. In The Alley,
  9. Mardi Gras.