|Add Date:||2017-08-31|| ||Pull Date:||2017-11-02|| ||Charts:||Jazz|
|Week Ending:||5 Nov||15 Oct||17 Sep||10 Sep|
Review: Let's get funky! Fusing jazz, funk, R&B, fusion, and old school hip-hop, this disc really packs a wallop and the playing is superb throughout.
If You Like: Herbie Hancock Headhunters, Miles Davis' "Big Fun", Tower Of Power
Track Review (favorites denoted by *): *1/ East Of The River (4:00) - heavy bass starts> uptempo jam> heavy organ solo to fade 2/ You Don't Know What Love Is (3:49) synth starts> midtempo song with guest female vocal & strings> trumpet solo> fade on vocal *3/ Take Five (4:23) - guitar starts> uptempo jam> trumpet solo> guitar solo> quick fade 4/ Before The Storm (1:02) - percussion/flute starts. slow tempo jam swings to uptempo> flute solo> trumpet solo> fade *5/ Akoben (4:51)- synth starts> uptempo> flute solo> trumpet solo> slow fade *6/ Step (3:32) - horns/organ start> uptempo jam> fade *7/ Skanky weed (4:40) - horns start> uptempo jam> trumpet solo> synth solo> fade 8/ we Need Love (4:00) - drums start> slow & majestic> song with female vocal> fade on vocal *9/ Stomp The Roaches (3:51) - drums start. midtempo jam> sax solo> fade 10/ I Thought You Knew (3:55) - horns/organ start> uptempo jam> trumpet solo> slow fade 11/ You Don't Know What Love Is (5:27) - synth starts> slow tempo jam> fender Rhodes solo with strings> slow fade *12/ Let's Walk (6:39) - bass starts> midtempo jam> swings uptempo> guitar solo> slow fade