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Tag Archives: Jazz-Funk

Gene Harris – Instant Party


★★☆☆☆ = 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 Listen! Spotify Schema Info Gene Harris – Instant Party Description: Album Review of Gene Harris – Instant Party […]

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


★★☆☆☆ = 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


★★★☆☆ = 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


⭐⭐ I like a lot of the vaporwave ideas here but it’s just not very good now is it ? More Info: Listen! Spotify: Youtube: #VALUE!

Greeen Linez – Things That Fade


⭐⭐⭐ Super clean vaporwave inspired electro. Side one is good, side two drags. More Info: Listen! Spotify: Youtube:

The Three Pieces – Vibes Of Truth


⭐⭐ Tight jazz-funk notable as being produced by Donald Byrd. An inconsistent album but good for Sunday background music around the house. More Info: Listen! Spotify: Youtube: