Shelly Manne
The West Coast Sound

Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Jazzguide (Germany) - Recommended Records No Order
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 5 Bones
The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD (6th Ed., 2002), Ratings 1-4 Stars, or a Crown 3 Stars