Here’s a greasy, funk-focused triumph that must have made Gamble and Huff turn green.
We’ve all heard the tune. But just what happened during the 21st night?
Enter bassist/vocalist Glenn Hughes and vocalist David Coverdale.
A force in its day, the music of this seminal funk-jazz-rock combo remains very much potent today.
As this song trumpets – quite literally – there ain’t nothing like a Rebirth groove.
Bootsy Collins came to North Carolina’s LEAF Festival to spread his gospel of funk.
‘Amplified Soul’ is Incognito’s usual great stuff, which qualifies as well above average classic-style soul.
Dr. John’s flamboyant life and hoodoo-tinged music will be celebrated during a special concert event to be held on Saturday, May 3, 2014, in New Orleans as part of the Jazz and Heritage Festival.
Thom Douvan, a greasy-great guitarist who’d had an earlier stint gigging with the legendary Funk Brothers, could have used this opportunity to pay too-reverent respects to Motown. But the very fun, very funky Brother Brother is much more than that.
It’s not just that the do-anything Omar Hakim rarely puts out his own albums. That’s perhaps understandable, considering his over-stuffed career as a sideman alongside the likes of Sting, Weather Report, Dire Straits, David Bowie, Miles Davis and Daft Punk. What was strange was how little, well, drumming there seemed to be on his solo efforts.