New school funk for old school heads! A nice new offering from the west coast, with sly, sinister grooves, punctuated by all manner of keys, be they Fender Rhodes, groovy organ or quacking clavinet, plus sax and guitar to round things out nicely. The vibe here leans towards the slicked up and ... read moreCD
Fire ... CD Euforquestra, 2014. Used ...
A warm batch of instrumental beats and atmospherics from Express Rising – and a much-anticipated second project from funk archivist Dante Carfagna! Dante's a name you probably know best from his work writing liner notes or Wax Poetics – and helping out in countless important ... read moreCD
Erik Truffaz —
Dawn ... CD Blue Note (France), 1998. Used ...
Excellent modern jazz funk from one of Europe's best young players! Erik Truffaz has a cool 70s spacey trumpet style – like Freddie Hubbard's best CTI work, or like the classic Eddie Henderson moments with the Herbie crew. He's playing here with a tight little quartet that includes Patrick ... read moreCD