Islanders

...“Big Brother” moves into hip hop territory, similar to Jeff’s grooving “Rain Dance,” which became a huge hit for Notorious Big and Lil’ Kim as “Crush on You.” “Montserrat” sounds like a mixture of Sly Stone and Tower of Power, with super funky horn arrangements by Dave Mann. Obviously, a...

Herbie Hancock records ‘Thrust,’ his thirteenth album featuring…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Thrust’ is thirteenth studio album released on September 6, 1974 by Columbia. WATCH LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Palm Grease (Herbie Hancock) – 10:38 . 2.Actual Proof (Herbie Hancock) – 09:42 . 3.Butterfly (Herbie Hancock, Bennie Maupin) – 11:17 . 4.Spank-A-Lee (Herbie Hancock, Mike Clark, Paul Jackson)...

Happy Birthday Steve Cropper. ‘Colonel Steve’

...TMI (Trans-Maximus) with Jerry Williams and former Mar-Key Ronnie Stoots. There he lent his guitar and producing skills to Jeff Beck, Tower Of Power, John Prine, and Jose Feliciano (on his 3 RCA albums; 1972 Memphis Menu, 1973 Compartments, 1974 For My Love). @Discogs : Photo : Jon Iraundegi BUY...

Hopes And Promises

...(2.43) . Sarah Vaughan – Nothing Will Be As It Was (4.46) . Pepe Jaramillo – People Will Say We’re In Love (2.31) . Susan Wong – Love Will Keep Us Alive (4.58) . Tower Of Power – Time Will Tell (3.08) . Massimo Farao Trio – Someday my prince...

‘The Art of Making It’ is our post-Valentine Day playlist

...Milton : Chess carried Little Milton from southern blues circuit fame to … Down To The Bone : Down To The Bone’s groove gets harder, funkier and juicier…’ Tower Of Power : In 1968 Emilio Castillo met Stephen “Doc” Kupka in July of that year…. PLAYLIST : Marilyn Monroe –...