Texas Funk: Black Gold From The Lone Star State 1968-1975 (CD, Comp).
Artist: VA Title: Texas Funk: Black Gold From the Lone Star State 1968-1975 Year Of Release: 2005 Label: Jazzman/Now-again Genre: Funk, Soul Quality: FLAC (image+.
Few, if any, of these artists will be well known to anyone outside of the Lone Star State, but it quickly becomes apparent that all these artists mastered the grooves from their James Brown records. Quite a few artists here replicate the style and approach of the Godfather of Soul to a T, namely the Latin Breed's "I Turn You On" and the Majestics' "Funky Chick," but others inject their own "thang. Various Artists - Texas Funk - Black Gold From the Lone Star State. Feel free to leave one
Various Artists - Булат 95 Tribute. К 95-летию Булата Окуджавы. Belzebubs - Pantheon of the Nightside Gods (2019). Альянс - Хочу летать! (2019). Artist: VA Title Of Album: Texas Funk: Black Gold From the Lone Star State 1968-1975 Year Of Release: 2002 Label: Jazzman/Now-again Genre: Funk, Soul Quality: FLAC (image+. Tracklist: 01- Latin Breed - Turn You On (2:23) 02- Tickled Pink - Reach Out (And Give Me Your Hand) (2:59) 03- Sunny & the Sunshines - Get Down (2:46) 04- The Majestics - Funky Chick (3:29) 05- Little Jr.
Texas Funk 1968-1975. Only 2 left in stock (more on the way). Essentail Funk 101: get down on the good foot with Lone Star State finest. Gritty wah wah guitars with thumping bass and drums for a mess of fine tunes. Really enjoyed this album and felt there was real promise in some of the music. Now I think I know where Sly & The Family Stone grew up. It's really nice stuff with a clean, crisp sound for those of you who like early funk.
Texas Funk (Black Gold from the Lone Star State 1968-1975) NEW AND SEALED. This first album from Welsh art-rockers Lone Star is not as well-known as it should be. It features the twin guitars of Tony Smith and Paul Chapman (later of UFO), one of the best rhythm sections in rock of Hurley and Lee, great synth playing from Worsnop and the excellent vocals of Kenny Driscoll.
The heavy duty funk and soul archeologists, Now-Again Records, return with their latest compilation Florida Funk – Funk 45s from the Alligator State, 1968-1975. Like it’s predecessors Florida Funk digs deep and unearths nuggets that have, in many cases, never seen the light of day in terms of a CD or digital release, .
Jesse & His Teardrops & The Tears - Funky Stuff 6. Timothy McNealy - Sagittarius Black 7. The Brothers Seven - Evil Ways 8. Zapata - Do Your Thing pt. 1 & 2 9. There's Got To Be Someone For Me 10. Mickey & The Soul Generation - Give Everybody Some 11. Road Runners - Every Man For Himself 1. 1 & 2 The result of 24 months exhaustive digging, 'Texas Funk' is a 21 track groove bomb, the definitive anthology of the rawest and rarest cuts from the thriving 1968 ˆ 1974 funk scene in the lone star state. These 30 year old recordings, often pressed in quantities of less that 500 and sold only at shows, can now enjoy the exposure they deserve, and for the first time a wider public can experience the fire and passion inherent in a sound created for pure love.
|1||–Latin Breed||I Turn You On|
|2||–Tickled Pink||Reach Out (And Give Me Your Hand)|
|3||–Sunny & The Sunliners||Get Down|
|4||–The Majestics||Funky Chick|
|5||–Little Jr. Jesse & His Teardrops & The Tears||Funky Stuff|
|6||–Timothy McNealy||Sagittarius Black|
|7||–The Brothers Seven||Evil Ways|
|8||–Zapata||Do Your Thing (Pts. 1 & 2)|
|9||–The Groove Merchants||There's Got To Be Someone For Me|
|10||–Mickey & The Soul Generation||Give Everybody Some|
|11||–Road Runners||Every Man For Himself|
|12||–Vern Blair Debate||Super Funk|
|13||–Soul Ones*||Soul Pot|
|14||–Little Jimmy Tyson & The Highway Robbers||Who Will Be The Next Fool|
|15||–Joe Bravo||Sissy Strut|
|16||–Booker T. Averheart||Heart 'N Soul|
|17||–James Polk & The Brothers||Power Struggle|
|18||–Bobby & The Premiers||I Got The Feeling|
|19||–Kashmere Stage Band||Super Bad|
|20||–Eddie Finley & The Cincinatti Show Band*||Clean Up Man|
|21||–The Fabulous Mark III||Psycho (Pts. 1 & 2)|
- Compiled By – Gerald Short, Malcom Catto
NotesA Jazzman Records release licensed to Now-Again for release in the US & Canada
Extensive liner notes by Josh Davis, Gerald Short, Jason Stirland & Eothen Alapatt
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 659457501921
|JMANCD 006||Various||Texas Funk: Hard Texas Funk 1968-1975 (CD, Comp)||Jazzman||JMANCD 006||UK||2002|
|JMANLP 006||Various||Texas Funk: Hard Texas Funk 1968-1975 (2xLP, Comp)||Jazzman||JMANLP 006||UK||2002|