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Tag Archives: Jazz-Funk

Gene Harris – Instant Party

01-Aug-18

★★☆☆☆ = Eh, fine What’s it sound like? Light groovy jazz Thoughts Great playing is on display here but I didn’t find anything that memorable. This would work well as jazzy daytime background music. More Info https://www.discogs.com/Gene-Harris-Instant-Party/release/6358953 Listen! Spotify Schema Info Gene Harris – Instant Party Description: Album Review of Gene Harris – Instant Party […]

Roy Ayers – Virgin Ubiquity (Unreleased Recordings 1976-1981)

06-Jul-18

★★☆☆☆ = Eh, fine What’s it sound like? Roy Ayers signature funk jazz constructed with pop/r&b vocalists. Thoughts I’m not intimately familiar with his catalog but this veers to the lighter side as an r&b album. I found the singers lacking in personality but roys funk is in full effect. I like the instrumental tracks […]

Jimmy McGriff – Electric Funk

22-May-18

★★★☆☆ = Good! What’s it sound like? Funky instrumental rhythm and blues Thoughts Dirty like the meters with the great Jimmy McGriff on organ. This recording is particularly rich which makes it a great example of the era. Not a lot of variety but it’s constantly building and unfolding, made especially effective by the use […]

Greeen Linez – The Calm

09-Apr-18

⭐⭐ I like a lot of the vaporwave ideas here but it’s just not very good now is it ? More Info: https://www.discogs.com/Greeen-Linez-The-Calm/release/8050408 Listen! Spotify: Youtube: #VALUE!

Greeen Linez – Things That Fade

29-Mar-18

⭐⭐⭐ Super clean vaporwave inspired electro. Side one is good, side two drags. More Info: https://www.discogs.com/Greeen-Linez-Things-That-Fade/release/3786835 Listen! Spotify: Youtube:

The Three Pieces – Vibes Of Truth

28-Mar-18

⭐⭐ Tight jazz-funk notable as being produced by Donald Byrd. An inconsistent album but good for Sunday background music around the house. More Info: https://www.discogs.com/The-3-Pieces-Vibes-Of-Truth/release/1246963 Listen! Spotify: Youtube: