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Review: Eric Lau 'Examples'

Eric Lau drops a veritable tapestry of vibes, ranging through Hip Hop, Soul, Jazz, Funk & Brazilian beats.

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Anatomy of THE Groove: "Let's Take A Ride" by Brian Culbertson

Brian Culbertson is one of the most uniquely important artists doing funk today. He was a musical prodigy who was born in  1973. He learned not only rhythm and melodic instruments but also trumpet,trombone and euphonium. 379 more words

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Anatomy of THE Groove: "Countdown (Captain Fingers)" by Lee Ritenour

Lee Ritenour is an excellent example of a musician who functioned equally as strong as both a session player and as a soloist. The LA guitar maestro began his session career in in 1968 playing on a Mama’s & The Papa’s section at age 16. 365 more words

Anatomy of THE Groove: "Florida Room" by Donald Fagen

Donald Fagen was said to have had a case of writers block after his 1982 album The Nightfly. In fact,it wouldn’t be for another decade until he began writing for his follow up solo album entitled  383 more words

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Finally - Final Definition

Finally is a Slovak jazz-funk band formed in Bratislava, Slovakia, in 2002, founded by Eugen Botos (piano) – leader and composer of the band, Robert Vizvari (bass guitar), Martin Koleda (guitar). 270 more words

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Anatomy of THE Groove: "When You Gonna Learn" by Jamiroquai

Jamiroquai were probably the most commercially successful funk revivalists to come out of the UK acid jazz scene-right behind Incognito and Brand New Heavies in terms of influence.   613 more words

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R.I.P. Alphonse Mouzon, prolific jazz fusion drummer has died at 68

Alphonse Mouzon, prolific jazz fusion drummer who played in Weather Report and recorded with the likes of Herbie Hancock, passed away on Sunday at his home in Los Angeles, the… 260 more words

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