Archive for November 8th, 2008

One Track Mind: King Curtis and Champion Jack Dupree, "I'm Having Fun" (1971)

One Track Mind: King Curtis and Champion Jack Dupree, "I'm Having Fun" (1971)

NICK DERISO: “I’m Having Fun” arrives as advertised. That is to say, it’s a bubbly, rollicking party record, featuring King Curtis — the Fort Worth native was one of the last of the great R&B saxists — shaking a bandstand to its foundations while keyboardist Champion Jack Dupree lays in these smooth, almost laconic grooves. Set for reissue in DecemberRead More