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George Benson: Weekend In LA


Weekend in LA is George Washington Benson’s 2nd live album. He began his professional career at the age of 21 as a jazz guitarist. Benson uses a rest-stroke picking technique similar to that of gypsy jazz players such as Django Reinhardt. Later, he launched a successful solo career, alternating between jazz, pop, R&B singing, and scat singing. 

  • Record Label: Warner Bros.
  • Year: 1978
  • Genre: Jazz
  • Record Size: 12”
  • Duration: LP
  • Speed: 33 RPM
  • Record Grading:  Very Good Plus
  • Sleeve Grading:  Good