Revolutionary Snake Ensemble / Forked Tongue
Album:Forked Tongue Collection:Jazz
Artist:Revolutionary Snake Ensemble Added:Jun 2008
Label:Cuneiform Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2008-07-06 Pull Date:2008-09-07 Charts:Jazz
Week Ending:Sep 7Aug 31Aug 24Aug 10Aug 3Jul 20Jul 13

Recent Airplay
1.Mar 23, 2018:Traditions
Down By The Riverside
4.Dec 27, 2013:No Cover, No Minimum
White Wedding
2.Feb 23, 2018:Traditions
Just A Closer Walk
5.Feb 10, 2012:No Cover, No Minimum
White Wedding
3.Mar 31, 2015:Global Warming
Que Sera Sera
6.May 13, 2011:No Cover, No Minimum
White Wedding

Album Review
Don Farrell
Reviewed 2008-07-17 
from Boston a "funk and street beat brass band" with improv
**1: 5:50 slow to mid tempo first line New Orleans funeral march, brass and drums @ 3:15 picks up the tempo in the second line march.
***2: 2:45 Big euphonous/cachophony BRASS , hear Sun Ra
****3: 3:11 upbeat booty shaking cover of "brown skin girl", Great Rhythm section, boss brass.
4: 5:40 fast euphonous marimba & brass cover of "Little Liza Jane", Great Rhythm section
5: 4:32 cool Rhythm section, BIG brass outpouring
6: 3:08 cool mid tempo diddy, snare drum, bass, tambourine and BRASS, almost hear Sun Ra
7: 2:18 College football marching band sound with a New Orleans touch
****8: 7:03 almost a brass wail/drone with very sultry female vocal cover of "
Down By the Riverside" slow to mid tempo
****9: 7:21 dreamy brass cover of "Que Sera Sera", mid to fast, cool
****10: 2:55 great locked snare drum rhythm and brass, mid to faster
**11: 5:16 mid to fast constant driving rhythm and long dreamy brass notes
***12: 3:00 mellow wailing improv brass cool snare and tambourin rhythm
D  Farrell   07/2008

Track Listing
1.Just A Closer Walk 7.Give Me Jesus
2.Slots 8.Down By The Riverside
3.Brown Skin Girl 9.Que Sera Sera
4.Little Liza Jane 10.White Wedding
5.The Large S 11.Minor Vee
6.Chippie 12.Under The Skin