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Hifivers Play Raw Soul

CD (Item 601760) Hi Five (Germany), 2010 — Condition: New Copy
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Lots of raw soul here, and plenty of deep funk too – but tied together in a vibe that almost goes deeper than usual for a European combo of this nature, thanks to some great imagination on the horn parts! The set begins with the excellent "Watusi", which almost has a spiritual jazz vibe – then rolls into some numbers with a tighter funk approach, and some occasional female vocals too – used in ways that are often very respectful of the instrumentation, and definitely lets it set the tone first. Titles include "Thru To You", "Watusi", "Don't Step", "Got Myself Some Bucks", and "What You Lookin At". (Cover says "promotional copy" – but these are copies sold to us by the band – the closest to a physical release of this digital album.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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