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Average White Band

LP (Item 33330) Atlantic, 1974 — Condition: Used
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AWB's first for Atlantic – and a nice slice of funk that proves that they can mix it up with the best groups of the 70s! The record's got plenty of sweet electric keyboards over smooth funky basslines – and as the years go by, the band's white boy vocals don't sound nearly as bad as we remember them. And besides, when they play their instruments so nicely – how can you hold the singing against them? Includes the killer classic "Pick Up The Pieces", sampled more times than we can remember – plus "You Got It", "Just Wanna Love You Tonight", "Person To Person", and a nice remake of the Isley Brothers' "Work To Do". (Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has some wear. Label has a peeled spot.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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