CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
View larger image       Image note

Let's Groove! (with download)

LP (Item 611959) Trad Vibe (France), 2012 — Condition: New Copy
Out Of Stock

LP, Vinyl record album


4.60 5

Alain Mion leads a new Cortex – grooving nicely, too – doing it live in Paris! Mion is at the grand piano for a good deal of the first side, energetically leading a great group on some stellar, timelessly jazzy numbers. The second half of the set has him on Fender Rhodes, for tracks that fully dive into the jazz funk vibe of classic Cortex. The musicians are fantastic, too! Patrik Boman on bass, Gerard Prevost on electric bass, Adeline De Lepinay on percussion and some vocals, Michael Kersting on drums,and a great lineup of soulful saxes: "Loic Soulat Pietro Tonolo, Greg Deletang, Romano Pratesi and Phil Brohet. Includes a nice set of Mion originals including "Phila Nite Song", "The Wrong Soul Blues", "When The Ship Sails Away", "East St. Louis, 1917", "The Tap Tap", "Green Street" and more. (Includes MP3 download.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


You might be interested in


Trad Vibe (France), 1977. New Copy (reissue)
The second album by Cortex – the obscure French jazz group that's been a favorite of funky collectors for years! The group's got a strong fusion-driven groove on this set – with plenty of tight drumming, hard riffing, and spacey keyboards that give the tunes a nicely soulful finish. ... LP, Vinyl record album
Jawbones (with bonus download)
Now Again, Early 70s. New Copy (reissue)
A record that was only originally issued in a very small batch – but which has gone onto be the starting point for the rich musical legacy of PE Hewitt! As with other self-issued sets by Hewitt, the music here is really sublime – jazz with a definite spiritual bent, but echoes of modal ... LP, Vinyl record album
Blue Note, 1972. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)
Horace Silver at his most righteous – stepping out here in the amazing Phase 2 of his United States Of The Mind series – with some heavy vocals from the great Andy Bey! The grooves are more complicated than Silver was laying down a few years before – yet still equally soulful ... LP, Vinyl record album
Soulful Strut
Brunswick, Late 60s. New Copy (reissue)
A funky soul instrumental classic – all the way through! The team of Eldee Young and Redd Holt first came to prominence with Ramsey Lewis' first Chicago trio, then branched out on their own as a jazz act – but by the time of this set, they'd picked up a hipper, funkier late 60s sort of ... LP, Vinyl record album
Howlin Wolf Album
Cadet/Get On Down, 1968. New Copy (reissue)
A killer album of funky blues – recorded by Howlin Wolf during the period when Chess/Cadet was backing its older artists up with some of the newer funk musicians it had working in its studios! The overall sound works quite well – and although purists at the time moaned at the way ... LP, Vinyl record album
 



Top