The Rhythm Section (Music)
Tue Jul 23rd 2013 2.00pm–4.00pm
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The Brand New Heavies “Have A Good Time” from Brother Sister (Delicious Vinyl 1994)Buy it!
New Mastersounds “Freckles” from Breaks from the Border (Tallest Man 2011)Buy it!
The Budos Band “Golden Dunes” from The Budos Band III (Daptone 2010)Buy it!
Ohio Players “Stop Lying To Yourself” from Love Rollercoaster Anthology (Goldenlane Records 2005) —a lost gem from the 1968 album Observations In Time.Buy it!
The Bo-Keys “Spanish Delight” from The Royal Sessions (Yellow Dog Records 2004) —a real nice piece written by several members of The Bo-Keys for the session.Buy it!
Ramsey Lewis “Spanish Grease” from Goin' Latin (Verve 1967) —a Willie Bobo/Melvin Lastie compositionBuy it!
Kermit Ruffins “Song For My Father” from Livin' a Tremé Life (Basin Street Records 2009) —a nice slow groover - sometimes the slow grooves are the best grooves - Kermit's take on a Horace Silver tune.Buy it!
Paul Pena “Jet Airliner” from New Train (Hybrid Recordings 2000) —the original version of the tune, which was written by Pena. The royalites from Steve Miller's version of the tune literally helped keep Pena alive at times...Buy it!
Shinyribs “Sweet Potato” from Gulf Coast Museum (Nine Mile Records 2013) N —Shinyribs is a pseudonym for Kevin Russell...watch for them the next time they play at Off Broadway...the most recent time was pretty phenomenal.Buy it!
Camille "Lil" Bob “Stop” from Southern Funkin' Louisiana Funk And Soul 1967-1979 (Ace 2005) —this is the same Lil Bob as with The Cupcakes, tune was originally released on La Louisianne Records in 1969.Buy it!
James Brown “My Thang” from Star Time Box Set (Polydor 1991) —this is a previously unreleased (per 1991) undubbed mix.Buy it!
Rose Royce “Daddy Rich” from Best of Rose Royce from Carwash (Universal Music Enterprises 2004)Buy it!
Stevie Wonder “You Haven't Done Nothin'” from Fulfillingness' First Finale (Motown 1974) —one of the FUNKIEST songs ever - and I "shake" by that opinion!Buy it!
The Emperors “Looking For My Baby” from Looking For By Baby Soul Treasures From The Vaults Of Amy-Mala-Bell (Sundazed Records 2003) —a Mala Records single recorded in 1967.Buy it!
Jeremy Baum “Stoopid” from Lost River Jams (Flying Yak Records 2002) —the B-3 bein' free...one of Jeremy's own tunes, backed by flike-minded fellow NYC-musiicansBuy it!
Benjie Porecki “Last Train to Aaltar” from Servin' It Up (Severn Records Inc. 1998) —the tune features most of the Severn Records house band (at the time), Benjie, Alex Schultz (who wrote this tune), Steve Gomes and Robb Stupka.Buy it!
Alan Evans Trio “Drop Hop” (Royal Family Records 2012) —let's throw this one out to Mr. Coco...I know he's a fan of Alan Evans' music!Buy it!
Sly & The Family Stone “PRESSURE” from Original Album Classics: Sly & The Family Stone (EPIC/LEGACY 2010) —Pressure was a cut not released with the original 1968 "Life" LP, but added as a bonus cut on CD reissues.Buy it!
Dyke & The Blazers “Uhh” from The Very Best Of Dyke & The Blazers Funky Broadway (Collectables www.oldies.com 1999) —nothin' but a groove, baby. Unfortunately, a short lived one for Dyke (Arlester Christian), as he was killed outside a Phoenix Arizon bar in 1971 (at age 28, charges dropped against the assailant...)Buy it!
The City Champs “Comin' Home Baby” from The Safecracker (ELECTRAPHONIC Recording 2009) —recorded on Scott Bomar's Electrophonic label...Al Gamble's band after the Gamble Brothers Band had mostly run it's course.Buy it!
Robert Bradley's Blackwater Surprise “Baby” from Time to Discover (BMG Entertainment 2000) —Bradley was one of the 1st of the ""rediscovered" black soul singers paired with young white band" phenomena during the last decade plus...Buy it!
The Detroit Emeralds “I Bet You Get the One (Who Loves You)” from Greatest Hits (Westbound/Ace 1998) —a real nice slow groove...I love this band!Buy it!
The San Francisco TKOs “Devil's Got Your Mind” from Golden State Funk Impossibly Rare Funk From The Bay Area (Ace Records 2007) —Henry Herman's multi-racial band, sort of a local, 2nd tier Sly & the Family Stone. The track was previously unissued.Buy it!
Sam & The Soul Machine “Gun” from Funky Funky New Orleans 5 Rare and Unreleased New Orleans Funk 1969-1976 (Funky Delicacies 2005) —this cut was previously unissued...but timely subject matter to this very day.Buy it!
The Kilborn Alley Blues Band “Watch It” from Better Off Now (Blue Bella Records 2010) —this band can work a 30 minute groove as well as anybody, and I do mean anybody, regardless of "genre"!Buy it!
Art Neville “Micky Fick” from Organ-ized: All-Star Tribute to the B-3 Organ (High Street Records/Windham Hill group 1999) —strictly New Orleans, with Art Neville, Ian Neville and Brian Stoltz.Buy it!
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