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J Rawls Presents – The Liquid Crystal Project 2

CD (Item 529326) HBD, 2008 — Condition: Used
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A groovy set of spacey hip hop and jazzy instrumentals from J Rawls & Co – a very much welcome sequel to the Liquid Crystal Project! This time out the sound even more focused on the live band elements that fleshed out the first album, with ever soaring keys and sax in the mix – and J Rawls' beatcraft at its brightest, tightest, and most cosmic! Rawls has been of the most creative and most slept on beatmakers for years – at his best he's matched Dilla in the soul jazz keys & funky beats department – and Liquid Crystal brings even more fusion funk jazz elements into his sound. All instrumentals, with tribute tracks to classic hip hop crews, and groovy, spacey soul jazz sounds all the way. The band includes piano & keys by B Jazz, sax by Charles Cooper, drums by Rob Riley,and some additional congas by Ayinde West. Titles include "The Lead", "Tribute To The Beatnuts", "Digital Funk", "Rob's Gem", "Loran's Dance Redux", "Tribute To The Beatminerz, Capricorn's Reprise", "Charlie Chop's Gem", "B's Gem", "We Fall Down", "The 6th Minute" and more.  © 1996-2019, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Out of print, booklet has some clear tape over a 1" tear at the fold.)

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