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I'm Fine, How Are You?

LP (Item 38836) Warner, 1977 — Condition: Used
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A lot smoother than most of Airto's other work – and almost more of a soul record than a jazz one – but also a great batch of grooves with a really spirited feel! Airto's percussion is still relatively up front in the mix, and smooth funky LA arrangements take the album to a warm soulful place – giving the more uptempo tracks a tight dancefloor groove that's still kept a bit rootsy by all the acoustic percussion. Tom Scot lays down great solos on two tracks – "I'm Fine, How Are You" and "The Road Is Hard (But We're Going To Make It)" – and other good tracks include "The Happy People" and "Celebration Suite". (Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has some wear, with a light stain on the front.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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