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Love Rollercoaster…Ride On It!

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When these cats released their 7th LP Honey in 1975, they got that sweet stuff combination down. This record hit Billboard’s top 100 in pop and R&B at it’s peak with a little assistance.   Aside from the provocative album cover Continue reading “Love Rollercoaster…Ride On It!”

SHAKE: THE GAP BAND

shake_GAPband_album_labelWe’re getting this started while we are on that GAP Band kick because we’re going to be on it for a minute.  Let’s take it back to their big break through record hitting the R&B charts in 1979 off their self titled album, check out Shake.  

When you need your daily Funk dose of heavy horn sections, perfectly timed Continue reading “SHAKE: THE GAP BAND”

We Want The Funk

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It was 1976 when yours truly right along with Parliaments’, “Give up the funk (tear the roof off the sucka)” came into this world blasting.  If we have to start somewhere when talking about Funk music this is about as ideal as we can get.  Registering as the Continue reading “We Want The Funk”

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