Tag: funk

August 10, 2017 /

When it comes to ’80s funk, Zapp are heavyweights. Coming straight out of Ohio (that great funk state) the Troutman brothers, Larry, Roger, Lester, and Terry, came to prominence with the help of musical gawds Bootsy Collins and George Clinton (king of the P-Funk), and a magical little device called a talkbox, and changed popular music forever.

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June 7, 2017 /

Bring the funk.

The Menahan Street Band, named after a street in Bushwick, Brooklyn where founder Thomas Brenneck lived at the time, is a funk band composed of Brenneck and musicians from other notable funk / soul outfits like the Budos Band and Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings

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May 18, 2017 /

Time to hit you with some African disco!

Now Kiki Gyan is an artist whom I found bit mysterious when I initially came across his music.

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March 2, 2017 /
December 22, 2016 /

I wonder if B.T. Express knew how significant their debut record would be.

Maybe.

Well, they probably did.

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