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 visits Canada (2013)

August 16, 2013 - Maceo Parker and his band - that is Bruno Speight (g), Rodney "Skeet" Curtis (b) and Marcus Parker (d) at Markham Jazz Festival, Ontario Canada

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 Mardi Gras World in New-Orleans

Happy Birthday Maceo Parker. ‘Pass The Year, Maceo’

This day ( February 14, 1943), in Kinston, North Carolina, is born Maceo Parker, an American funk and soul jazz saxophonist.Tracklist : @ Jazz San Javier (2019) . Make it Funky! (2018) . P-Funkin' (2016) . Go Ahead / Uptown Up / Shake Everything You Got (2014) . Make it funky (2012) . Medley (2010) . Let'S Get It On . At North Sea Jazz (1/2) (2005) . At North Sea Jazz (2/2) (2005) . Uptown Up…

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 Parker

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 Parker

Casablanca publish Parliament’s album : ‘Funkentelechy Vs. the Placebo Syndrome’ (1977)

Parliament's 'Funkentelechy Vs. the Placebo Syndrome' is an album released on November 28, 1977 and featuring George Clinton, Garry Shider and Bernie Worrell by Casablanca.1 . Bop Gun (Houston, 1978) 2 . Bop Gun ("Endangered Species") 3 . Sir Nose D'Voidoffunk (Bernie Worrell Orchestra) 4 . Sir Nose D'Voidoffunk (On Stage) 5 . Funkentelechy (Houston 1978) 6 . Funkintelecky 7 . Funkentelechy…

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

Polydor release James Brown’s album : ‘Get On the Good Foot’ featuring ‘Cold Sweat’ and ‘Please, Please, Please’ (1972)

James Brown's 'Get On the Good Foot' feat. 'Cold Sweat' & 'Please, Please, Please' is a double album released on November 20, 1972 by Polydor.1 . Get On The Good Foot 2 . Good Foot 3 . Cold Sweat (The Boston Garden) 4 . Please Please Please (The Apollo Theatre, 1985) 5 . Ain't That A Groove (w/ The Famous Flames ) 6 . Make It Funky Track Listing : 1.Get On The Good Foot, Pts. 1& 2…

Casablanca publish Parliament’s ‘Motor Booty Affair’ featuring ‘Rumpofsteelskin’ and ‘Aqua Boogie (A Psychoalphadiscobetabioaquadoloop)’ (1978)

Parliament's 'Motor Booty Affair' is an album featuring 'Rumpofsteelskin' and 'Aqua Boogie' and released on November 20th, 1978 by Casablanca.1 . Mr. Wiggles (Live, 1979) 2 . Mr Wiggles 3 . Rumpofsteelskin / Much Thrust (w/ Bernie Worrell ) 4 . Aqua Boogie (D.C., 1979) 5 . Aqua Boogie (w/ George Clinton + P Funk Allstars, Paradiso, Amsterdam, 2014/07/27) 6 . Motor Booty Tour, 1979 7 .…

Bryan Ferry releases his fifteenth album : ‘Avonmore ‘ (2014)

Bryan Ferry's 'Avonmore ' is his fifteenth studio album released on November 17, 2014 by Bmg Rights Management.1 . Johnny & Mary (w/ Todd Terje, Official Video) 2 . Loop De Li 3 . Loop De Li ("Later... With Jools Holland," BBC Two) 4 . Driving Me Wild 5 . Johnny And Mary (Chicago Theater, Sept 21, 2014) 6 . Johnny & Mary (w/ Todd Terje, Øya Festival, 2014) Track Listing : 1.Loop De…

James Brown records ‘Soul on Top’ with conductor Oliver Nelson and Louie Bellson & his orchestra (1969)

James Brown's 'Soul on Top' is an album recorded on November 10–11, 1969, with conductor Oliver Nelson and Louie Bellson & his orchestra and released in 1970 By King.1 . It's A Man's Man's Man's World Track Listing : 1.That'S My Desire (Helmy Kressa, Carroll Loveday) - 04:10 . 2.Your Cheatin' Heart (Hank Williams) - 02:59 . 3.What Kind Of Fool Am I? (Leslie Bricusse, Anthony Newley) - 03:06…

Capitol publish George Clinton’s debut solo album : ‘Computer Games’ (1982)

George Clinton's 'Computer Games' is his debut solo album self produced and released by Capitol Records on November 5, 19821 . Atomic Dog 2 . Atomic Dog Track Listing : 1.Get Dressed (George Clinton, Bootsy Collins) - 03:41 . 2.Man'S Best Friend/Loopzilla (George Clinton, Kenneth Gambrell, Garry Shider, David Spradley) - 12:51 . 3.Pot Sharing Tots (George Clinton, Walter Morrison) - 03:45 .…

James Brown records ‘Sex Machine,’ a double live album with the original J.B.’s (1969)

James Brown's 'Sex Machine' is a double live album recorded on October 14, 1969, with the original J.B.'s featuring Bootsy Collins and Catfish Collins and released In 1970 By King.1 . Sex Machine (1971) 2 . Brother Rapp 3 . Give It Up Or Turn It Loose (Palasport, Bologna Italy April, 1971) 4 . (On "The Mike Douglas Show," 1969) 5 . It's A Man Man World (1971) 6 . Please, Please, Please…

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.Tracklist : 1 . Jammin' Tonight (2022) 2 . Ska Medley (2019) 3 . Funky bei Jazz am See (2018) 4 . Sax-A-GoGo (2017) 5 . Hey Now (2016) 6 . w/ Angie Stone – Living For The Love of You (2013) 7 . Hey Now (2011) 8 . Empire State Of Mind (2010) 9 . Lily Was Here (2009) 10 . w/ Funky…

Prince visits Philadelphia (2004)

August 24, 2004 - Prince's "Musicology" tour with special guests Maceo Parker, Renato Neto and Patti LaBelle stops at Wachovia Center in Philadelphia, PA

Epic publish Living Colour’s second album : ‘Time’s Up’ (1990)

Living Colour's 'Time's Up' is their second album released on August 20, 1990 by Epic. 1 . Time's Up (Live) 2 . Time's Up (Live, 1992) 3 . Pride (The Apollo) 4 . Pride (Live, 89/90) 5 . Love Rears Its Ugly Head (Montreux, 2001) 6 . Love Rears Its Ugly Head 7 . Elvis Is Dead (Live) 8 . Elvis Is Dead (Live, 1992) 9 . Type 10 . Type (Live) 11 . Information Overload (Live) 12 . Information Overload…

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 Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, MI

Prince releases his twenty-ninth album : ‘Planet Earth’ (2007)

Prince's 'Planet Earth' is his twenty-ninth studio album released, as a free CD with a UK national newspaper, on July 15, 2007 by Npg.Track Listing : 1.Planet Earth (Prince) - 05:51 . 2.Guitar (Prince) - 03:45 . 3.Somewhere Here On Earth (Prince) - 05:45 . 4.The One U Wanna C (Prince) - 04:29 . 5.Future Baby Mama (Prince) - 04:47 . 6.Mr. Goodnight (Prince) - 04:26 . 7.All The Midnights In The…

James Brown starts the recording of ‘Live At The Apollo, Volume II’ (1967)

James Brown's 'Live At The Apollo, Volume II' is a live double album (follow-up to his 1963 'Live at the Apollo') recorded on June 24–25, 1967 and released in August 1968 by King.1 . Cold Sweat (Apollo Theater, March 1968) 2 . Kansas City (Apollo Theater, March 1968) Track Listing : 1.Introduction To The James Brown Show (James Brown) - 00:31 . 2.Think (Lowman Pauling) - 02:55 . 3.I Wanna Be…

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

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 Artists selected among the 283 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Al Jarreau . Trouble In Paradise…

Warner Bros. Records publish Bootsy’s Rubber Band’s third album : ‘Bootsy? Player of the Year’ (1978)

'Bootsy? Player of the Year' by Bootsy's Rubber Band is their third album led by Bootsy Collins and released on January 27, 1978 by Warner Bros. Records.Track Listing : 1.Bootsy? (What'S The Name Of This Town) (Bootsy Collins, George Clinton, Maceo Parker) - 06:59 . 2.May The Force Be With You (Bootsy Collins, George Clinton, Gary Cooper) - 06:02 . 3.Very Yes (Bootsy Collins, George Clinton,…

Warner Bros. publish Bootsy’s Rubber Band’s album : ‘Ahh…The Name Is Bootsy, Baby!’ produced by George Clinton (1977)

Bootsy's Rubber Band's 'Ahh...The Name Is Bootsy, Baby!' is an album produced by George Clinton and Bootsy Collins and released on January 14, 1977 by Warner Bros. Records.Track Listing : 1.Ahh...The Name Is Bootsy, Baby (William Collins, George Clinton, Maceo Parker) - 06:52 . 2.The Pinocchio Theory (William Collins, George Clinton) - 06:08 . 3.Rubber Duckie (William Collins, George Clinton,…

As we wish Dave Matthews, a Happy Birthday, let us have a ‘Dave Matthews Band At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, Dave Matthews a 'Happy Birthday,' the time has come to list the 'BESTS' of his band : Dave Matthews Band CREDITSPhoto : Julio EnriquezAudio : Crash into Me . So Much To Say . Two Step . Ants Marching . The Space Between . Satellite . #41 . Crush . Too Much . What Would You Say . Video : Crash Into Me . Dreamgirl . Two Step . Grace Is Gone . Ants Marching . Crush . You Might Die…

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 dance.Tracklist : Sex Machine (1971) . Make it Funky (2003) . I Feel Good (1989) . Its A Mans World (1981) . Nature (1979) . The Payback (1974) . Sunny (1971)…

Dave Matthews Band visit Chicago (1998)

December 19, 1998 - the Dave Matthews Band plus Maceo Parker, Tim Reynolds, Mitch Rutman & Victor Wooten as guests will be on stage at United Center in Chicago, Illinois

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, voc), Nikka Costa (voc) and DJ Dudley D (turntables) at the Aladdin in Las Vegas

Casablanca Records publish Parliament’s fourth album : ‘Mothership Connection’ (1975)

Parliament's 'Mothership Connection' is their fourth (and the first to feature Maceo Parker and Fred Wesley) album released on December 15, 1975 by Casablanca Records.Track Listing : 1.P. Funk (Wants To Get Funked Up) (George Clinton, William Collins, Bernard Worrell) - 07:41 . 2.Mothership Connection (Star Child) (George Clinton, William Collins, Bernard Worrell) - 06:13 . 3.Unfunky Ufo (George…

Polydor publish James Brown’s fortieth album : ‘The Payback’ (1973)

James Brown's 'The Payback' is his fortieth studio (and only album to be certified gold) album released in December 1973.1 . The Payback (Zaire, 1974) 2 . Payback (1974, "The Midnight Special") Track Listing : 1.The Payback (James Brown, Fred Wesley, John "Jabo" Starks) - 07:39 . 2.Doing The Best I Can (James Brown, Fred Wesley, Charles Bobbit) - 07:42 . 3.Take Some...Leave Some (James…