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CD (Item 617551) 3 On The B, 2006 — Condition: Used
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Heavy instrumental funk from the New Mastersounds – a group that seems to get more of an edge with each new release! The sound here is strongly in the Meters side of the funky spectrum – with lots of hard-burning Hammond organ and tightly scratching guitar – all served up with impeccable production that really gets to the heart of the grooves, and leaves all extraneous noise behind! There's a grittiness here that we didn't always hear from NMS in the past – and that quality really keeps this one going strongly all the way through – making the group sound a lot more like some funky 45 combo from years past than on their first few releases. Eddie Roberts plays some very wicked guitar throughout, and he's also at the production helm – responsible for the great sound of this set – an overstuffed batch of funky delights, with 14 tracks that include "Talk Is Cheap", "Witness", "Carrot Juice", "33 (A Fine Year To Die)", "Give Me A Minute (part 2)", "Rope-A-Dope", "Bus Stop No 5", and "LA Root Down".  © 1996-2020, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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