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April 25, 1960: Hammond B3 Organist Jimmy Smith records two albums in one day.
At the Rudy Van Gelder Studio in Englewood Cliffs, NJ, organist Jimmy Smith, accompanied by Stanley Turrentine, Kenny Burrell and Donald Bailey, records enough material for two classic albums: Back at the Chicken Shack and Midnight Special.
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