Saturday, August 31, 2019

Sam and Dave with the Memphis Horns & More-- Hold On, I'm Comin'

One for the L'Man who will no doubt recognize the boyz of Memphis, what a band! Does it get better than this?

Thursday, August 29, 2019

U2 and the Memphis Horns -- Welcome to Memphis

Angel of Harlem in Sun Studio, 1987. To the journey for the future comes from the day before...

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Sting and the Memphis Horns -- All Four Seasons

Skip just requested some "feel-good" music, can't go wrong with the Memphis Horns he reminded me, they crossed the pond in 1995 to give Sting a hand on his "Mercury Falling" album, read somewhere that Sting wrote this one for his daughter, feelin' better already so more Wayne Jackson and Andrew Love to come...

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Deep Purple -- The Missing Song Of Machine Head, Released 1972

This cut so the story goes was pulled at the last minute by one band member (who will remain nameless here) much to the chagrin of the rest who were indeed the best - Ian Gillan (vocals), Roger Glover (bass), Ian Paice (drums) and Jon Lord (keyboards). And, go figure, the guitar work is spot on...

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Art Neville and The Funky Meters

Poppa Funk's recent passing hit hard, made for a lousy few days, true dat. Back now and knew this one was the perfect example of New Orleans' funk to post (again). Check out each band member's performance, including Art's tribute to the small child at the end, and there should be no doubt. "Heart" in a word, start to finish... RIP the one and only Mr. Art Neville.

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Cinnamon Girl -- Ever Wonder

Just who she was, well here she is so the story goes...