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Magnetic Soil

CD (Item 582772) Victor (Japan), 2011 — Condition: New Copy
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Mad grooves from a group who's unlike anyone else we can think of – and who just get more and more compelling with each new release! This time around, Soil & Pimp still have lots of the fast-jamming jazz of their roots, but they're also expanding their rhythmic palette nicely – bringing in some earthy percussion at points, stepping forward in a flurry of horns at others, and even hitting a surprising soul vibe at some especially nice moments! If you've dug these guys before, you'll find plenty to love on this set – and you'll be very pleasantly surprised at how they've stretched out their core acoustic groove to reach for some new frontiers on the club jazz scene. Titles include "Moon At Noon", "Asa", "Tell Me A Bet Time Story", "Awesome Knowledge", "Sexual Hungry", "Movin", "Do Re Mi", and "Freedom Time". (Initial CD pressing features a bonus track – "Summer Goddess"!)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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