Jazz maverick, pioneer of electronic music…
‘Tis the season to get funky.
You said it, Della!
If you don’t know, now ya know.
Stevie Wonder on drums
Me So Hungry, Vol. 2: Ten more funky food-related tracks to hold you over until your next scheduled feeding, ya animal. Includes music by Ray Charles, Willie Bobo, and Natural Bridge Bunch.
The Girlfriend Of The Whirling Dervish: I have a bit of a man-crush on Jerry Colonna. He was a trombone player, actor, comedian and all-around entertainer who made a name for himself as a regular on Bob Hope’s radio programs. You might recognize his voice…he played the March Hare in Disney’s Alice in Wonderland. I’ll be posting various JC videos from time to time.
This one is from the 1930 film, “Garden Of The Moon.” Who’s that veiled beauty? She gots the crazy eyes!
On Spotify? Ever wondered where some of the best samples in hip-hop originated? Subscribe to my “Soul. Jazz. Funk. Breaks.” playlist. It’s a good place to start for the casual classic hip-hop fan (Heads will most likely see it as child’s play). I’ll continue to add to the playlist as days go by, so if you have any suggestions for tracks to add, send them my way…