Maceo Parker funkifies Mainz (2015)

November 18, 2015 - Maceo Parker is with Greg Boyer (tb, voc), Bruno Speight (g), Will Boulware (kb), Rodney Skeet Curtis (b), Queen Cora Dunham (d), Martha High (voc) and Darlene Parker (voc) at Kulturzentrum in Mainz, Germany

Maceo Parker & Friends funk in New Orleans (2014)

May 2, 2014 - Maceo Parker and Friends - that is Eric Krasno (g), Nigel Hall (kb, voc), Calvin Turner (b) & Nikki Glaspie (d) plus The Shady Horns: Eric Bloom, Ryan Zoidis & James Casey - will perform at "Fiya Fest " held at…

James Brown visits Paris (1967)

November 25, 1967 - James Brown and his band The Famous Flames featuring Alfred Pee WeeEllis, Maceo Parker and more will be on stage at the Olympia Theater in Paris <img…

Playing (and Singing) With Candy Dulfer

Candy Dulfer, whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has been sitting in or duetted with a myriad of singers, instrumentists or bands, funky or not. We have selected twelve of them.They are Angie Stone, Dave Stewart, Lionel Richie,…

Happy Birthday Candy Dulfer. ‘Candy’s Date’

This day (September 19, 1969), in Amsterdam, Netherlands, is born Candy Dulfer, a Dutch smooth jazz alto saxophonist.Digest Tracklist : Ska Medley (2019) . Funky bei Jazz am See (2018) . Sax-A-GoGo (2017) . Hey Now (2016) . w/ Angie Stone…

Happy Birthday Victor Wooten. ‘Bass Slapped’

This day (September 11, 1964), in Mountain Home, Idaho, is born Victor Wooten, an American bass player.Digest Tracklist : w/ Marcus Miller - Red Baron (2020) . w/ Dennis Chambers – Liz & Opie (2019) . Funky D (2018) . Amazing Grace…

This week In Soul Artists 33/52

Maxwell, Sly and The Family Stone, Grover Washington Jr., Tower Of Power, The Crusaders, King Curtis and The Kingpins, Ohio Players, Booker T and The MG's, Joe Tex, The Voices Of East Harlem, Larry Graham, Maceo ParkerThey are the Soul…

Prince shows his ‘Musicology’ to Detroit (2004)

July 31, 2004 - the "Musicology Live 2004ever" tour with Prince backed by John Blackwell (d), Rhonda Smith (b), Mike Scott (g), Renato Neto (kb), Chance Howard (kb), Greg Boyer (tb), Maceo Parker (s) and Candy Dulfer (s) stops at The…

This week In Soul Artists 28/52

Ray Charles, Rachelle Ferrell, Booker T. Jones, Mavis Staples, Lionel Richie, James Brown, Chaka Khan, Childish Gambino, Terence Trent D'Arby, Incognito , D'Angelo, Maceo ParkerThey are the Soul Artists selected among the 411 Posts we…

Prince brings Musicology to LA (2004)

March 29, 2004 - Prince's "Musicology Live 2004ever" tour featuring Maceo Parker and Candy Dulfer on saxophones stops for its second concert at Staples Center in Los Angeles<img…

This week In Soul Artists 07/52

Al Jarreau, Randy Crawford, Irma Thomas, Cissy Houston, Whitney Houston, Thelma Houston, Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross & the Supremes , Teddy Pendergrass, Frankie Beverly & Raw Soul, Maceo Parker, Charlie Wilson. They are the Soul…

We remember James Brown. ‘Mr. Feelgood’

This day (December 25, 2006), in Atlanta, Georgia, died James Brownan American singer, songwriter, musician, and recording artist who is one of the founding fathers of funk music and is a major figure of 20th century popular music and…

Prince rules in Las Vegas (2002)

December 15, 2002 - Prince will present his brand new "Rainbow Children" album, accompanied by Rhonda Smith (b), Renato Neto (kb), John Blackwell (d), Maceo Parker (as), Eric Leeds (ts), Greg Boyer (tb) and special guests Sheila E.(perc,…